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Practice Areas


  1. Estate Planning: 25%
  2. Personal Injury: 25%
  3. Business: 25%
  4. Construction & Development: 25%



Hourly ($175-275/hour), Contingent (15-40%), Fixed (Sometimes), Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check

Attorney Endorsements

3 total 

  • Christian K. Lassen II

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Christian Lassen Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

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    I endorse Charles Merchant. With regard to the several matters in which I have sought his consult, I have found Charles to both possess an encyclopedic knowledge of the law and to reflect the type of counsel that all lawyers should aspire to become.


    Burt Colaianni
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Merchant & Kay LLC Attorneys at Law

300 Mt. Lebanon Blvd.
Suite 220 - A
Pittsburgh, PA, 15234



Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV Peer Review RatedMartindale Hubbell2012
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2011
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2010
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2009
Super LawyerAmerican Lawyer Media2009
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Associate/PartnerGoehring Rutter & Boehm1988 - 2004
Staff AccountantPrice Waterhouse & Co.1984 - 1985
Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Arbitration AssociationMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Bar Association, Forum on the Construction IndustryMemberN/A
Pennsylvania Bar AssociationMemberN/A
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Pittsburgh School of LawN/AN/A1988
Pennsylvania State University, University Park (main campus)AccountingB.S.1983