Michael Ian Werner

Michael Ian Werner

Landlord / Tenant Lawyer

Pittsburgh, PA





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228 questions answered.

About Me

  On several occasions I have tried explaining to my children, the oldest of which are 10 year old twins, what I do for a living.  I have accepted that my job is a bit difficult for a child to grasp so I started telling them that I “help people understand the rules”.  Simply stated, that is all I do.   When a client comes to me for help, it is usually because they don’t know how to solve their...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check


Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Client Reviews

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Property Assessment Legal Services

Posted by: a Real Estate client 21 days ago.

Michael is an excellent attorney with a specific expertise in property assessment law. He is knowledgeable about the process in general and...

Absolutely hire Michael Werner!

Posted by: Sue 22 days ago.

I contacted several attorneys to represent me when I received notice the local school district had filed an Assessment Appeal on my property. Three...
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Showing 2 of 16 peer endorsements

David M. Manes
David Manes

Pittsburgh, PA

22 days ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer.
James Ralph Watson
James Watson

West Middlesex, PA

About 2 months ago

Relationship: Worked together on matter

Very talented in handling Real Estate tax appeals. Works efficiently and professionally. Maintains an ideal level of client contact and is well...
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2001 License Status: Active for the state of Pennsylvania.
Last updated by Avvo: 08/26/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

Showing 1 of 5 job entries
2000 – 2006

Abernethy, Auld & Young, P.C.


Showing 1 of 2 degrees

2000 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

Duquesne University School of Law


Showing 1 of 1 award

2004 Wechsler Leadership Institute

United Jewish Federation


Showing 1 of 6 association entries

2001- present Member

Pennsylvania Bar Association

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Showing 2 of 5 publications

2010 A Primer on Alleghney County Property Assessment Appeals

SMC Business Councils Government News

2004 Designation of a Standby Guardian (The piece missing from most Estate Plans)

Lost in Law?

Speaking Engagements

Showing 2 of 16 occasions

2011 2012 Allegheny County Reassessment

at Stock Shoppers

2011 2012 Allegheny County Reassessment

at Peters Township Howard Hanna

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