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O'Brien Law
Fearless Advocacy,
Outstanding Results
Civil Rights & Employment Discrimination

(412) 232-4400
Suite 2103 Investment Building
239 Fourth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15222


Timothy P. O’Brien
Tim O’Brien has over 40 years of outstanding legal and trial experience. He is a 1975 graduate of the Duquesne University School of Law.  He has practiced law in Allegheny County and throughout Western Pennsylvania. Mr. O'Brien has repeatedly been recognized by his peers for his legal and personal accomplishments. Mr. O'Brien has served as an elected Vice President of the Board of Governors of the 7000 member Allegheny County Bar Association (ACBA); he was elected by his peers to serve on the important Allegheny County Bar Association Judiciary Committee which evaluates candidates for judicial office; he was selected to be  a member of the prestigious Academy of Trial Lawyers; he has served as a member of the Advisory Committee to United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania; in 2003 he was one of four lawyers nominated for Lawyer of the Year; he has also the received  the YWCA Racial Justice Award and the 2002 Lawyer of the Year Civil Liberties Award. Mr. O'Brien also served for many years as a KDKA TV's "Weekend Magazine" on air legal consultant.

Mr. O'Brien is a veteran, having completed nearly 25 years of service in the United States Army National Guard, where he served in a variety of capacities including as an Artillery Officer, Battery Commander, Battalion S-1 (personnel officer) and during the final 10 years of service as a Division level Assistant Staff Judge Advocate, (retiring in 1995 at the rank of Major). Mr. O'Brien remains actively involved in supporting military personnel as the founder and Director of a pro bono program to provide legal services to Reserve and National Guard personnel called to active duty.

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Maggie Schuetz Coleman
Maggie Coleman has dedicated her career to helping her clients protect their economic, employment and civil rights. She joined Mr. O’Brien in April of 2011 and focuses her practice on employment discrimination, civil rights and personal injury matters. She feels that working in a small firm allows her to give her clients the individual attention they deserve. Ms. Coleman personally handles every aspect of her clients’ cases. She drafts every pleading, attends every hearing and returns every phone call. She has tried cases in state and federal court and has participated in appellate litigation before the Pennsylvania Superior and Commonwealth Courts, the Third Circuit Court of Appeals and the United States Supreme Court. She previously worked as a staff attorney in the Pittsburgh office of the non-profit Community Justice Project where she litigated class actions on behalf of low-income clients. She graduated cum laude from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law in 2005. When she’s not working hard on her clients’ cases, Ms. Coleman spends her time rock climbing and chasing around her two young daughters. Follow Maggie Coleman on Facebook.  


Maggie Schuetz Coleman, Law Offices of Timothy P. O'Brien in Pittsburgh, PA
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