Joseph W. Cavrich Partner
- Penn State University (B.A. 1985)
- Duquesne University School of Law (J.D. 1988)
- Robert Morris University (Certificate in Human Resources Management (2007)
Joseph W. Cavrich received his undergraduate degree from Penn State University in 1985, and his J.D. from Duquesne University School of Law in 1988 (where he was an Editor of the Law Review). He also obtained a Certificate in Human Resources Management from Robert Morris University in 2007. Joe has over 30 years of experience and has worked for a number of prominent civil litigation firms in Western and Central Pennsylvania. He also worked in the Pittsburgh Staff Counsel Offices for General Accident, AIG, and most recently, PMA (where he was the Managing Attorney). He also previously served as the Solicitor for the Office of the Blair County Sheriff for 5 years.
Joe’s practice areas include employment law (including civil rights litigation, wrongful termination, workplace discrimination and harassment, employment contracts, restrictive covenants, employee handbooks, workplace mediation, and the ADA, FMLA, and PA wage & hour law), workers’ compensation, civil litigation in both state and federal courts (including contractual liability, products liability, premises liability, automobile liability, property disputes, medical malpractice, construction litigation, and environmental litigation), alternative dispute resolution (including binding and non-binding mediation, arbitration, mini-trials, and settlement conferences), contract law (including negotiation, review, formation, execution, and enforcement), business formation and succession planning, insurance law, and real estate transactions.
- Allegheny County Bar Association
- Pennsylvania Bar Association
- Pennsylvania School Boards Association (Solicitors Section)