Leech Tishman Welcomes Patrick R. Malone

New Partner Joins Litigation and Energy Practice Groups

PITTSBURGH, PALeech Tishman recently welcomed Patrick R. Malone to its Pittsburgh office. Patrick has joined the firm’s Litigation and Energy Practice Groups.

Patrick focuses his practice on a wide range of commercial matters, including complex commercial, tort, construction and energy litigation.

As part of the Litigation Practice Group, Patrick will routinely handle a broad variety of commercial disputes. During the course of his career, Patrick has represented numerous clients in construction disputes, oil and gas matters, fraud matters, insurance coverage disputes, restrictive covenant litigation, premises liability claims, and product defect claims as well as other commercial matters. Patrick has practiced in state and federal court, as well as in arbitration, mediation and other forms of alternative dispute resolution. In addition to litigating numerous matters, Patrick regularly works with governmental entities to revise procurement policies and procedures and works with other clients to draft and negotiate various business agreements, drawing upon insights gained through litigation of such matters.

On the energy side, Patrick focuses his practice on energy and utility matters. Patrick has regularly represented public utility clients in proceedings before the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission.

“We are excited to welcome Patrick to our firm,” stated Pete A. Fuscaldo, managing partner of Leech Tishman.  “As our Litigation and Energy Practice Groups continue to grow, we are delighted to add another experienced litigator to our team. Patrick’s depth of experience in the commercial and energy litigation arena will undoubtedly be a terrific asset to our clients.”

Leech Tishman is a firm dedicated to providing full-service commercial legal services to individuals, businesses, and institutions. We combine a deep understanding of our clients and their businesses with skilled legal counsel to find solutions. We offer legal services in alternative dispute resolution, bankruptcy & creditors’ rights, construction, corporate, employment, energy, environmental, safety & toxic torts, estates & trusts, government relations, insurance coverage & corporate risk mitigation, intellectual property, international legal matters, litigation, real estate, and taxation. Leech Tishman has offices in Pittsburgh, PA, Chicago, IL, New York, NY, Los Angeles, CA and Wilmington, DE. For more information call 412.261.1600 or visit www.leechtishman.com.