Practice groups

Energy
Insurance Law and Litigation
Transportation Law


Education

B.A., Duquesne University (1993)
J.D., The Dickinson School of Law of The Pennsylvania State University (1997)


Bar Admissions

PA


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Edward M. Vavro, Jr.

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Two PPG Place, Suite 400
Pittsburgh, PA 15222-5402
T: 800-243-5412
D: 412-281-7272
F: 888-811-7144

evavro@dmclaw.com

Edward M. Vavro, Jr. is a shareholder of Dickie, McCamey & Chilcote, P.C. and concentrates his practice in the areas of transportation law and general litigation. Mr. Vavro is Chair of the firm’s Transportation Law Group and a member of the Insurance Law and Litigation Group. He has litigated numerous catastrophic losses involving commercial vehicles in federal and state courts both locally and nationally.

Mr. Vavro also serves as National Coordinating Counsel for an international corporation headquartered in Pittsburgh where he specializes in handling transportation issues at the corporate level.

Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Vavro served as general counsel for the Motor Vehicle Board in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.In 1993, Mr. Vavro graduated from Duquesne University with a Bachelor of Arts degree. He received his J.D. from The Dickinson School of Law of The Pennsylvania State University in 1997.


Professional Accomplishments:

  • The Best Lawyers in America©:  Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants


Speaking Engagements:

  • Frequent lecturer on insurance coverage issues and catastrophic loss


Publications:

  • Has written and been published nationally on the topics of insurance coverage issues and catastrophic loss


Admissions and Licenses:

  • Pennsylvania Bar Admission
  • Superior Court of Pennsylvania
  • Supreme Court of Pennsylvania
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
  • United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania
  • United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania


Memberships:

  • Allegheny County Bar Association
  • Defense Research Institute
  • Intermodal Association of North America
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • Pennsylvania Motor Truck Industry Defense Association
  • Pennsylvania Moving & Storage Associates
  • Trucking Industry Defense Association


Community Involvement:

  • Serves as a coach for girls’ recreational soccer and basketball programs


Education:

  • J.D., The Dickinson School of Law of The Pennsylvania State University (1997)
  • B.A., Duquesne University (1993)