Skip to main content

About me

Thomas E. Crenney was born in New Castle, Pennsylvania on February 29, 1948. Mr. Crenney graduated from Thiel College with a Bachelor in Arts in 1970. Mr. Crenney continued his education at the Garrett Theological Seminary at Northwestern University where he received a Masters in Divinity in 1973. As a Methodist minister, Mr. Crenney served a parish for two years in Chicago, Illinois and for four more years as pastor in Masontown, Pennsylvania. While attending the evening program at the Duquesne University School of Law, Mr. Crenney worked as a Domestic Relations Hearing Officer for the Fayette County Court of Common Pleas in Uniontown, Pennsylvania. He obtained his Juris Doctorate in Law in 1984. Since graduating from law school Mr. Crenney's practice has focused entirely on Plaintiff's personal injury litigation. Mr. Crenney is licensed to practice law in Pennsylvania and West Virginia. Mr. Crenney is an active member in the American Bar Association, the American Association for Justice, the Western Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association, the Pennsylvania Bar Association, the Allegheny County Bar Association, the Allegheny County Bar Foundation and the West Virginia Bar Association. Mr. Crenney is also a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum. And for the past 15 years has been Martindale-Hubbell AV Rated by his peers.

With over 25 years experience, Mr. Crenney has helped thousands of injured people in the areas of medical malpractice, product liability, auto accidents, slip and falls, insurance bad faith litigation, dog bites, and numerous other areas of personal injury litigation. Mr. Crenney handles all medical malpractice and product liability cases for the firm. Additionally, he supervises and reviews all personal injury cases in the office. Mr. Crenney has tried cases all over the State of Pennsylvania. He has also tried cases in Ohio and South Carolina. He has litigated cases in the States of West Virginia and Maryland.


Photos and videos

606786 1299518487

606786 1299518455

606786 1299518432

606786 1299518378

Practice areas


  1. Defective Products: 30%
    31 years
  2. Medical Malpractice: 30%
    31 years
  3. Personal Injury: 20%
    31 years
  4. Car Accident: 20%
    31 years



Contingent (25-40%), Free consultation (60 minutes)

Attorney endorsements

2 total 

Are you an attorney? Endorse this lawyer

  • Mitchell H. Dugan

    I endorse this lawyer. Thomas is a very capable and successful litigator.


    Mitchell Dugan Workers compensation Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Harold K. Waldman

    I endorse this lawyer. Tom is one of the best in the business.


    Harold Waldman Personal injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

Thomas Crenney & Associates

2605 Nicholson Road
Building 2, Suite 203
Sewickley, PA, 15143

Thomas E. Crenney & Associates, LLC

2605 Nicholson Road
Building 2, Suite 203
Sewickley, PA, 15143



WVAuthorized to practice law199508/13/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Lifetime MemberMillion Dollar Advocates Forum2013
Pennsylvania Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2013
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2013
Lifetime MemberMillion Dollar Advocates Forum2012
Pennsylvania Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2012
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2012
Lifetime MemberMillion Dollar Advocates Forum2011
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2011
Pennsylvania Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2011
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2010
Lifetime MemberMillion Dollar Advocates Forum2010
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2009
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2008
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerThomas E. Crenney & Associates, LLC2000 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
Allegheny County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Pennsylvania Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Association for JusticeMemberN/A
Million Dollar Advocates ForumLifetime MemberN/A
Western Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers AssociationN/AN/A
Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association ( Western Chapter)Board of Governors1988 - 1991
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Vita Monestersky v. Uniontown HospitalVerdict
Dengel v. Zernich, et al.Veridict
Sabo v. Bridgestone/FirestoneSettlement
See all legal cases 
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Duquesne University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1984
Northwestern UniversityN/AM.Div.1973
Thiel CollegeN/AA.B1970