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Dorothy J. Petrancosta

Dorothy J. Petrancosta

Practice areas:

Litigation, Elder Law, Probate, Oil & Gas, Wills & Living Wills… more 

Dorothy Petrancosta

About Me

I have dedicated more than 18 years to my clients' concerns.  I  have received the highest rating possible from my peers and my clients.  Visit www.lawyers.com to view my peer and client rating information.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1994

  1. Oil & Gas: 20%
    3 years
  2. Probate: 20%
    3 years
  3. Elder Law: 20%
    3 years
  4. Litigation: 20%
    3 years
  5. Other: 20%
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Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($200/hour), Contingent (33-40%), Fixed (Sometimes), Retainer (Sometimes), Pro Bono (15%)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check

Attorney Endorsements

1 total

  • Christian K. Lassen

    Top-notch attorney. Highly respected in the legal community.

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    Christian Lassen Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Dorothy J. Petrancosta

209 West Diamond Street
Butler, PA, 16001

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
PAActive199404/24/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Life MemberMillion Dollar Advocates Forum2011
MemberMulti-Million Dollar Advocates Forum2011

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyDorothy J. Petrancosta Law Office2012 - Present
AttorneyMontgomery Crissman Montgomery Kubit & Petrancosta1998 - 2011
AttorneyFulton Heck & Silbaugh1996 - 1998
Law ClerkButler County Court of Common Please1995 - 1996

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Million Dollar Advocates Forum Life MemberMember2011 - Present
Multi-Million Dollar Advocates ForumMember2011 - Present
Butler County Bar AssociationN/A1995 - Present
Pennsylvania Bar AssociationN/A1994 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Hick v. KubitPrevailed at trial and affirmed on appeal

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Duquesne Law ReviewCommonwealth v. Eisenhart1993

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Duquesne University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1994
Pennsylvania State University, University Park (main campus)AccountingBS - Bachelor of Science1985