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Craig E. Coleman

Craig E. Coleman

Practice areas:

Defective and Dangerous Products, Personal Injury

About Me


Attorney Craig Coleman is a partner at Caroselli, Beachler, McTiernan & Coleman, L.L.C.  He earned a Bachelor of Science from King's College 1980 and his law degree from Southwestern University in 1983.  


 


Attorney Coleman has been named one of  Pennsylvania's Super Lawyers, one of the Best Lawyers in America, one of Pittsburgh's Best Lawyers by Pittsburgh Business Times and has been Martindale Hubbell peer-rated AV Preeminent for very high ethical standards, legal ability and professional excellence. For 2016, Best Lawyers named him the Lawyer of the Year for Product Liability - Plaintiff for his work in asbestos litigation. He is a member of the American Association for Justice, American Bar Association, Allegheny County Bar Association, Pennsylvania Bar Association, Pennsylvania Association for Justice and Western Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association.   Attorney Coleman is also a former Allegheny County Assistant District Attorney in the Crimes Against Persons Unit and a previous board member of the Pennsylvania Association for Justice.    


 


He focuses his practice on asbestos disease litigation, mesothelioma and personal injury.  Not only has Attorney Coleman served asbestos and injury victims across Pennsylvania but has litigated asbestos and mesothelioma cases across the United States. 


 


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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1983

  1. Defective and Dangerous Products: 90%
  2. Personal Injury: 10%

Payment

Fees:

Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Attorney Endorsements

4 total 

  • Rhett Paris Cherkin

    I endorse this lawyer. Craig is an excellent mesothelioma attorney who is dedicated to helping his clients.

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    Rhett Cherkin Motorcycle Accident Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

  • Christian K. Lassen II

    I endorse this lawyer.

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    Christian Lassen Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Caroselli Beachler McTiernan & Coleman LLC

20 Stanwix Street
Seventh Floor
Pittsburgh, PA, 15222

Caroselli Beachler McTiernan & Coleman, LLC

1845 Walnut Street, Fifteenth Floor
Philadelphia, PA, 19103

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
WVAuthorized to practice law200108/29/2015
NJActive198305/29/2015
PAActive198308/03/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
2016 Lawyer of the Year for Product Liability PlantiffBest Lawyers in America2016
Best LawyerBest Lawyers in America2016
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2015
Lead Counsel Personal InjuryLead Counsel2015
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2015
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2014
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2014
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2013
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2013
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2012
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2012
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2011
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2011
Pittsburgh's Best LawyersPittsburgh Business Times2011
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2010
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2010
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2009
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2008
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2007
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2007

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerCaroselli Beachler McTiernan & Conboy LLC1989 - Present
Assistant District Attorney - Crimes Against Persons UnitAllegheny County District Attorneys Office1984 - 1988

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Academy of Trial Lawyers of Allegheny CountyMember2007 - Present
American Association for JusticeMemberN/A
Disciplinary Board of the Supreme Court of PennsylvaniaHearing Committee MemberN/A
Public Justice FoundationN/AN/A
Western Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
Allegheny County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Pennsylvania Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Pennsylvania Association For JusticePrevious Board MemberN/A
Disciplinary Board of the Supreme Court of PennsylvaniaCommittee ChairN/A

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Southwestern University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1983
King's CollegeN/ABS - Bachelor of Science1980