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Richard P. Gilardi
Mr. Gilardi graduated from Duquesne with a Juris Doctor degree in 1992, following undergraduate studies at Wheeling Jesuit University.
After law school, Mr. Gilardi began his legal career by joining his father in the practice. Mr. Gilardi continues a 60-year family tradition of working for injured people and their families. His practice focuses on cases involving personal injury litigation, including railroad accidents, motor vehicle and trucking accidents, medical malpractice, slip and fall accidents, industrial accidents, and catastrophic accidents.
Mr. Gilardi is admitted to practice in the Federal and State Courts, in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and is a member of the Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association, the Pennsylvania Bar Association, the Allegheny County Bar Association and The Academy of Trial Lawyers of Allegheny County.
Mr. Gilardi has established a national reputation, having handled claims and litigated cases in 15 states. Mr. Gilardi has successfully won several multi-million dollar verdicts and settlements for his clients in various regions of the county.
Throughout the country, Mr. Gilardi has provided hundreds of educational lectures and seminars. Educational topics include the Federal Employers Liability Act, the Federal Rail Safety Act, the Occupational Safety and Health Act, collective bargaining rights, union organizing, grievance handling, and others.
Marianne Oliver was born on October 3, 1954, in Pittsburgh, PA. She received a Bachelor of Science Degree from The Pennsylvania State University and her law degree from Duquesne University in 1986. While in law school, she was a member of the Duquesne Law Review and is published at NLRB Crackdown on Unions: Union Fines and Sympathy Strikes, 24 Duq. Law Review 741 (1986). She accomplished both her college and law degrees while working full time. She has served in various positions including past President, Vice President, Secretary, and Treasurer of the Allegheny County Bar Association Labor and Employment Section, and has served on the Pennsylvania Bar Association Personnel Advisory Committee, and AFL-CIO Lawyers Coordinating Committee. She has been an instructor for the American Bar Association, Pennsylvania Bar Institute, Allegheny County Bar Association, Indiana University of Pennsylvania Labor Studies Program, and for many union steward training seminars. Marianne worked as an investigator and attorney for the National Labor Relations Board for eight years before going into private practice. She has been of counsel to Gilardi, Oliver & Lomupo and its predecessor firm, for the past 17 years. She has chaired fundraisers for Make-A-Wish Foundation and has taught CCD at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton parish for over twenty years. She is married and has two children and one grandson.
Marianne’s father worked as a steelworker in Pittsburgh, and her grandfather worked in the coal mines of West Virginia. Her grandfather died in a coal mining accident, and her father died of causes related to emphysema from working in the steel mill. She has since devoted her practice exclusively to the representation of unions, and the betterment of working conditions for employees and their families. Marianne has argued cases before the Pennsylvania Supreme Court and Court of Appeals for the Third and Fourth Circuits, and has practiced law in federal and state court, before numerous administrative agencies, has represented unions in many private labor arbitrations, and has negotiated many labor agreements for union clients.
Kevin R. Lomupo
Kevin R. Lomupo was born May 5, 1953, in New Jersey. He attended the University of Dayton graduating with a B.A in 1976. After that he received an MBA from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, New York, before receiving a JD from Duquesne University Law School in 1984. While attending law school, he worked for Fireman’s Fund Insurance Company in Pittsburgh.
Following law school, Mr. Lomupo worked for Gilardi & Cooper before becoming a partner in 1992. He is a member of the Pennsylvania and Allegheny County Bar Associations as well as being elected a member of the Academy of Trial Lawyers of Allegheny County. Mr. Lomupo has served as a hearing committee member of the Disciplinary Board of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania.
Mr. Lomupo’s practice is concentrated in personal injury litigation including medical malpractice, auto accidents, bad faith insurance matters, industrial accidents, and other injury cases. He obtained the first multi-million dollar punitive damage bad faith verdict in Western Pennsylvania under the new Pennsylvania Insurance Bad Faith Statute. He has successfully settled or tried medical malpractice cases in virtually all Western Pennsylvania counties and Ohio and West Virginia.
Mr. Lomupo is a member of the House of Delegates of the Pennsylvania Bar Association.
Brian T. Kadlubek
Brian T. Kadlubek was born on August 20, 1966, in Latrobe, Pennsylvania. He grew up in Greensburg, Pennsylvania, where he attended Hempfield High School, before obtaining a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Pittsburgh. Mr. Kadlubek went on to obtain his Juris Doctorate degree from Duquesne Law School in 1992. While at Duquesne, he was the co-founder and president of the Environmental Law Society.
Following law school, Mr. Kadlubek immediately began representing injured people and concentrated on work-related injuries. He joined the predecessor law firm to Gilardi, Oliver & Lomupo in 1998 where he relished the opportunity to serve the many labor organizations associated with Gilardi, Oliver & Lomupo given his own family’s labor background. Mr. Kadlubek continues to concentrate his practice on Workers’ Compensation, Labor Law, Social Security Disability, and General Personal Injury Law. He has given numerous lectures and has written many articles on Workers’ Compensation Law in Pennsylvania. He is a member of the Workers’ Compensation Section of the Pennsylvania Bar and Allegheny County Bar Associations. He is admitted in the Federal and State Courts in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. He is married to Lisa Kadlubek and has three children.
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