Charles A. Buechel, Jr. is Of Counsel in the firm’s Pittsburgh office. Mr. Buechel focuses his practice in the areas of insurance coverage, medical professional liability, construction, casualty and premises liability, product liability, maritime, and environmental torts.
A member of the Academy of Trial Lawyers of Allegheny County, Mr. Buechel is a frequent lecturer and author on personal injury law, among other specialty topics. He has been an Associate Opinion Editor and has served as the editor of the Jury Verdicts project of the Pittsburgh Legal Journal. Mr. Buechel is also an Adjunct Professor of the University of Pittsburgh’s Swanson School of Engineering Masters of Science program in Construction Management.
Mr. Buechel earned his J.D. from Loyola University School of Law, where he received an Outstanding Academic Achievement Award. He earned a B.S. degree from Villanova University. He is admitted to practice in Pennsylvania, as well as the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit. Mr. Buechel served in the U.S. Army Reserve.
Presentations & Publications:
Co-Author, Pennsylvania: Distracted Driving, Rawle’s Reports, Volume 21, Number 1, January 2017
Author, Pittsburgh: Melanoma Litigation, Defense Verdict, Rawle’s Reports, Vol. 17, No. 10, October 2013
Villanova University (B.S., 1969)
Loyola University School of Law (J.D., 1973)
Academy of Trial Lawyers of Allegheny County
Allegheny County, New Orleans and Pennsylvania Bar Associations
Adjunct Professor, University of Pittsburgh Swanson School of Engineering (2008-Present)