• Firm Honored as 2014 Super Lawyers

    Members John O'Keefe, John Bechtol, Brian Must and Gerri Sperling are honored as Super Lawyers. Additionally, Matthew Rak, Jay Ginsburg, Bryan Seigworth, Joshua Baker, Justin Barron, Rachel Felton and Christine Saunders are honored as Rising Stars.  Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement.

  • Nelson H. Crichton Joins Banking Group

    The firm is pleased to announce the addition of Associate Nelson H. Crichton to our growing team of experienced, solutions-driven lawyers. Nelson focuses his practice on representing both borrowers and lenders in a wide variety of financing transactions, including, secured and unsecured commercial financing transactions.

  • Brian Must Admitted to The Academy of Trial Lawyers

    Metz Lewis Brodman Must O'Keefe LLC is proud to announce that founding member Brian Must has been admitted to The Academy of Trial Lawyers of Allegheny County.  Since 1958, this elite group of only 250 members has collectively worked to improve the civil trial process and enhance the quality of trial advocacy through the selection of excellent skilled trial lawyers as its members.

  • Seven Metz Lewis Brodman Must O'Keefe LLC Attorneys Named Best Lawyers in America® 2014

    John B. Bechtol (Workers' Compensation Law-Employers and Litigation-Labor & Employment), Barry I. Friedman (Intellectual Property Litigation; Patent, Trademark and Copyright Law), David S. Horvitz (Corporate), LeRoy L. Metz, II (Tax Law), John R. O'Keefe, Jr.  (Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law), Steve Seel (Tax Law, Trusts and Estates) and Brian T. Must (Commercial Litigation) have been selected by their peers for inclusion in the Best Lawyers in America®.

  • Firm Honored with Best Lawyers' “Best Law Firms” Rankings

    Metz Lewis Brodman Must O'Keefe LLC has received two Tier 1 Rankings in the 2015 Edition of U.S. News - Best Lawyers' "Best Law Firms."   The specific rankings are for Tax Law and Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights in Metropolitan Pittsburgh.  To be eligible for a ranking, a firm must have a lawyer listed in The Best Lawyers in America©, which recognizes the top 4 percent of practicing attorneys in the US.
  • Firm Named Top Workplace Second Year in a Row

    Metz Lewis Brodman Must O'Keefe LLC is honored to be selected as a top workplace by the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Top Workplaces.  The award is selected based solely on employee feedback.

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