John R. DeAngelis

John R. DeAngelis

(1945-2012)
Location:
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Phone:
412-392-0100
Fax:
412-392-0161
Email:

John R. DeAngelis is the founder of DeAngelis, Dastur & Associates. A graduate of Central Catholic High School, he then received a B.A. in Political Science from the University of Dayton in 1968 and graduated from Duquesne University School of Law in 1972.

John DeAngelis had previously been associated with Union National Bank and the firms of Watzman, Levinson & Snyder; Watzman, DeAngelis & Elovitz; and Lewis, Stockey & DeAngelis wherein he became a Partner in 1980.

Mr. DeAngelis founded DeAngelis, Dastur & Associates in 1981 as John R. DeAngelis & Associates. He served as Senior Partner until 2004, when he retired. Attorney DeAngelis had also been a part-time faculty member of the Community College of Allegheny County, teaching in the field of Labor Relations, as well as having the distinction of being elected to the Office of District Justice, PA Minor Judiciary from 1982 through 1988 in the Tenth and Eleventh Wards of the City of Pittsburgh. Mr. DeAngelis passed away in 2012.

Litigation Percentage

  • 80% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania, 1972
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Pennsylvania, 1972
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Pennsylvania, 1972
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Pennsylvania, 1972
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 3rd Circuit, 1978
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1972

Education

  • Duquesne University School of Law, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania - 1972
  • University of Dayton
    • B.A. - 1968
    • Major: Political Science

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • The American Bar Association, Member
  • PA Bar Association, Member
  • Allegheny County Bar Association, Member
  • Association of American Trial Lawyers and PA Trial Lawyers, Member
  • Wilkinsburg Community Action Association, Board of Directors
  • Allegheny East MH/MR, Life Trustee/Board of Directors
  • ACBA Fee Dispute Committee
  • ACBA Membership Committee
  • ACBA Board of Governors, Workers' Compensation Section
  • Arbitrator for American Arbitration Association
  • PA Bar Association, Judicial Inquiry & Review Committee
  • Zoological Society of Pittsburgh, Board of Directors
  • Central Catholic Viking Victory Auction, Executive Board
  • Italian Sons and Daughters of America, Board of Governors
  • American Legion Post 5 and the U.S. Power Squadron

Languages

  • English
  • Italian