Back to publications

Criminal Defense Attorney Welcomed in Pittsburgh

8/3/2015

Dickie, McCamey & Chilcote, P.C. (DMC) is pleased to welcome John A. Knorr, Esq. as a principal in its Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, office. He joins the firm’s Criminal Defense Group, focusing on white-collar crime in the federal courts.

Mr. Knorr brings four decades of experience to the firm, with a strong background in violent assaults and drug corruption and various types of fraud, including wire and embezzlement. Mr. Knorr’s white-collar crime practice at Dickie McCamey will include conducting internal corporate investigations and representing witnesses or targets in grand jury or government investigations.

While owner of his own firm in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Knorr handled seven death penalty cases, which he says, “were the most serious of all my cases. Someone’s life is at stake ... it’s up to you. I am proud to say I never lost one.”

Managing Director Jeffrey Wiley, Esq. says, “John is an accomplished litigator who has tried a variety of cases. His talent complements our skilled criminal defense team. We are pleased to have him join us.”

Mr. Knorr served as an adjunct professor at Allegheny College and was an instructor of criminal law and defense at the Community College of Allegheny County.

Mr. Knorr earned his J.D. at Duquesne University School of Law cum laude and received his bachelor’s degree magna cum laude at the University of Notre Dame.

# # #

About Dickie, McCamey & Chilcote, P.C.
Dickie, McCamey & Chilcote, P.C. is a nationally-recognized law firm providing comprehensive legal expertise in a multitude of practice areas. Headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and founded more than 100 years ago, the firm serves industry-leading clients across the country from offices throughout the mid-Atlantic region in Pennsylvania, Delaware, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio, South Carolina, and West Virginia. For more information: 800-243-5412 or www.dmclaw.com.