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Attorney Vatz uses over 40 years of experience to protect your rights and interests.Meet Melvin L. Vatz
Pittsburgh Criminal Defense Attorney
Also Handling Personal Injury, Workers’ Compensation, and Employment
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At the Law Office of Melvin L. Vatz, we understand the pressure and stress that you may be under. You may be dealing with serious injuries suffered while performing work-related duties. You may be facing a life-changing criminal allegation. You may be dealing with the wrongful death of a loved one. You may be struggling with work-related harassment, discrimination, or unfair treatment. No matter what your specific case involves, you can come to our firm expecting the high-quality legal counsel you truly deserve at this difficult time.
Mel really made me feel secure and informed the entire time I worked with him. He has a wealth of knowledge, and it felt so great to have such a compassionate and hardworking advocate during a time when I felt very vulnerable. Thank you Mel!
Mr. Vatz is a very smart, knowledgeable and highly experienced attorney. We also found him to be very responsive and empathetic, and generally a pleasure to work with in difficult circumstances.
2019Without the work of Mel and his team I would never have had a successful outcome in my case from 11/2012. I cannot thank him more for helping me through an extremely difficult time and recommend him in the highest sense to anyone needing legal help.
Devoted. Dedicated. Determined.
Our firm believes that every client deserves to be represented by a devoted, dedicated, and determined attorney. This is why we make an effort to treat you personally, with one-on-one attention. We get to know you and the certain obstacles you may face in your case. From there, we tailor our solutions to ensure your rights and interests are protected.
“We are committed to providing our clients with the highest quality legal services in the most efficient manner possible, while maintaining the high ideals, ethics, and values of the legal profession.”
– The Law Office of Melvin L. Vatz
We specifically limit our case load to help make certain our clients receive personal attention from a qualified legal professional. As our client, you can expect to be kept updated as your case evelops, from beginning to end. You can expect to be treated with the utmost compassion, dignity, and respect. Most importantly, you can expect to be represented by a Pittsburgh lawyer who is wholly committed to obtaining the most successful outcome possible.
Why Clients Choose Us
- Over 40 Years of Experience
- AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®
- Former Assistant District Attorney
- Frequent Lecturer on Workers’ Compensation, Employment Law, and Legal Ethics
- Proven Record of Verdicts and Settlements
- Thousands of Clients Represented Since 1979
- Certified Mediator & Arbitrator in Federal Court