Attorneys

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Bradley S. Dornish, Esquire

President and Owner

Bradley S. Dornish has been in practice since 1984 and has concentrated his practice in the areas of business, real estate, and construction law. He also has experience in State and Federal courts in both jury and non-jury trials. Mr. Dornish is admitted to all Pennsylvania state courts, the U.S. District Court for the W.D. of PA, the U.S. Tax Court, and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit. Mr. Dornish received his law degree cum laude from Duquesne University where he also received the American Jurisprudence Award in Property Law. Mr. Dornish is celebrating his 15th years of received the AV rating from the Martindale-Hubbell Legal Directory.

Charles C. Bell, Esquire

Director of Estate Planning and

Probate Practice

Charles (Chuck) Bell has been practicing law since 1976 and currently focuses his practice in the areas of estate planning, estate administration and wills, as well as litigation related to real estate and construction. Mr. Bell received his Juris Doctorate from Duquesne University and his B.A. from the University of Pittsburgh. In addition to his employment experiences, Chuck has owned commercial real estate, giving him a greater understanding of his clients who are dealing with real estate matters. Chuck is admitted to the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania, the United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania and the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.

David A. Neely, Esquire

Director of Litigation Practice and

Senior Trial Counsel

David A. Neely was born and raised in New Brighton, Beaver County.  He obtained his undergraduate degree from Indiana University of Pennsylvania and his law degree from Marquette and Duquesne Universities. He has been licensed to practice law in Pennsylvania since 1987.  David has over thirty-one years of solid litigation experience and has practiced in State and Federal Courts throughout Pennsylvania and West Virginia, where he was licensed to practice in 1989. David’s major emphasis throughout his career has been on trying cases and using the art of persuasion to convince a jury to rule in favor of his client.  For many years, he focused his practice on personal injury matters, such as automobile accidents and defective products.  David obtained a $600,000.00 settlement on behalf of a man who was injured when a defectively manufactured deer-hunting treestand collapsed.  He has also litigated many insurance disputes, particularly bad faith issues.  In 2005, David obtained a $1.5 million dollar verdict against a major insurance company.  He has handled major construction and engineering cases such as representing the engineers who designed the light rail system in eight cases brought against them by the Port Authority and representing the architect who designed the addition to the State Capital Building in Harrisburg. Since 2011, David has handled many real estate matters including quiet title actions, seller disclosure disputes and breaches of real estate agreements of sale.  He also gained experience in the oil and gas industry as he has prepared many certified title opinions for various oil and gas companies leasing property in Western Pennsylvania. David has tried more than fifty cases in front of a jury to verdict and has successfully negotiated the settlement of countless more.  We are happy to have David join Dornish Law Offices, P.C. as of October 1, 2018 as Director of the firm’s Litigation Practice and Senior Trial Counsel.

Beth Fischman, Esquire

Beth Fischman is admitted to the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania and the United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania.  She is a graduate of Duquesne University School of Law.  Her practice includes a variety of matters related to litigating landlord tenant issues and representation of homeowners and condominium associations.  Beth sits on the Board of her homeowners association.  Beth also focuses on transactional matters related to the sale and purchase of real estate, residential and commercial leasing and land use and zoning issues.  Beth is a member of the Allegheny County Bar Association where she previously served on the Judiciary Committee, including one year as Chair.  She is a Fellow of the Allegheny County Bar Foundation, a member of the ACBA Women in the Law Division, co-chair of the Pathways to the Bench Committee and a member of the Real Property Section.

Alexis K. McGann, Esquire

Alexis K. McGann’s practice focuses primarily on commercial and real estate litigation matters, general corporate matters, real estate transactions, and estate planning and administration. In her practice, Ms. McGann advises clients on general corporate and commercial matters including choice of entity issues, general corporate governance, acquisition and disposition of assets, and real estate transactions. Ms. McGann also works with clients in the administration of decedents estates and trusts and estate planning, including wills, powers of attorney, health care declarations and trust documents. Ms. McGann received her Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Spanish from Duquesne University in 2014. She graduated from Duquesne University School of Law and graduated, with honors, in 2016. While in law school, she served as a Production Editor to the Duquesne Law Review and was a teaching assistant for Joseph Sabino Mistick’s Urban Development Practicum, and served as a student clerk for The Honorable Mary Jane Bowes in the Superior Court of Pennsylvania. Ms. McGann was further selected by the renowned Dr. John E. Murray, Jr. to work as his research assistant where she assisted in Dr. Murray’s revision to Corbin on Contracts, 2014 Desk Edition.