Samuel John Cordes

Samuel John Cordes

Employment / Labor Attorney

Pittsburgh, PA





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Client Reviews

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Highly Reccomend Attorney Cordes

Posted by: John 11 months ago.

I contacted Attorney Cordes to represent me in a "Failure to Hire" discrimination case against a major retailer. I was told by others I definitely...

Arrogant, Aloof, Unprofessional. Never Returns Phone Calls or Emails

Posted by: a client 11 months ago.

I reached and spoke to Samuel Cordes by phone in late 2012 concerning a case involving unfair discrimination against a member of my family. He...
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Daniel Seth Williams
Daniel Williams

Pacific Grove, CA

Over 1 year ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer. Mr. Cordes in an excellent labor attorney. In one of the most difficult and ever changing areas of law, with new...
Christine Teresa Elzer
Christine Elzer

Pittsburgh, PA

Over 3 years ago

Relationship: Worked for lawyer

I endorse this lawyer.
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1988 License Status: Active for the state of Ohio.
Last updated by Avvo: 07/19/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2010 – present

Samuel J. Cordes & Associates


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1988 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

University of Pittsburgh School of Law


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2014 Best Lawyer

Best Lawyers in America


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National Employment Lawyers Association

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Showing 2 of 4 publications

2001 Employers Minefield, Employees' Opportunity; Courts Now Give Teeth to Employer's Burden in Employment Discrimination Actions

Pennsylvania Law Weekly

2000 Replacement No Longer Element of Employment Discrimination Prima Facie Case


Speaking Engagements

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2013 Trying a Discrimination Lawsuit

at Annual Convention National Employment Lawyers Association

2011 Employment Discrimination

at Employment Law Institute

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