Michael Ian Werner

Michael Ian Werner

Landlord / Tenant Lawyer
Pittsburgh, PA




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About Me

  On several occasions I've tried explaining to my young children what exactly I do for a living.  The legal profession can be difficult for a child to understand, so I started telling them, "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 own problem.  I explain the rules,...

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Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check


Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Client Reviews

Showing 2 of 119 client reviews

Property tax assessment appeal

Posted by: Mark 10 days ago.

Mike and his staff were incredibly responsive and knowledgeable. It was a pleasure to work with them. I would not hesitate for one second to...

Excellent Lawyer

Posted by: Nadim 10 days ago.

I have dealt with many lawyers before , few are Like Michael , Michael is great lawyer and he gives great advice. During , the free consultation ,...
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Showing 2 of 16 peer endorsements

David M. Manes
David Manes

Pittsburgh, PA

4 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer.
James Ralph Watson
James Watson

West Middlesex, PA

5 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: 12/27/2014
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 18 occasions

2014 Estate Planning for Retirement

at Planning for Retirement

2012 Allegheny County Reassessment: Preparing Your Case

at Association of Municipal and School Solicitors

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