Patrick R. Malone is a Partner with Leech Tishman and a member of the Litigation Practice Group, where he leads the Asbestos Claim Defense Group. Patrick works out of Leech Tishman’s Pittsburgh office, and 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 routinely handles a broad variety of commercial disputes. 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 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 regularly represents public utility clients in proceedings before the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission.
J.D., Northwestern University School of Law
B.A. in Psychology, University of Notre Dame
U.S. District Court, Western District of Pennsylvania
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois
Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC
Babst Calland Clements & Zomnir, P.C.
Grippo & Elden LLC