Meyers Giuffre Evans & Schwarzwaelder in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania is dedicated to helping victims of medical malpractice, personal injury, birth injury and wrongful death. The firm's mission is to find solutions for people whose lives have been ruined as a result of careless medical and hospital practice.
For over 30 years, the firm's lawyers have successfully represented hundreds of individuals in malpractice, wrongful death and catastrophic injury cases, many of them against Pennsylvania's largest and most powerful hospitals and health systems. The firm's medical expertise in and knowledge of malpractice cases has resulted in numerous record settlements and verdicts in Pennsylvania courtrooms.
Meyers Giuffre Evans & Schwarzwaelder has been recognized by the Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers for the firm's high professional legal standards. All of the named partners have been recognized by Philadelphia Magazine as Pennsylvania Super Lawyers.
Each lawyer of the firm brings a unique combination of experience, medical perspective and legal strategy to their client's cases.
Attorney Jerry Meyers is the founding and managing partner of the law firm. He was a former respiratory therapist when he developed his interest in the investigation of medical misadventures. He has been recognized as a trend-setter in medical malpractice law, both in Pittsburgh and nationwide. He was the first trial lawyer in Pittsburgh, if not statewide, to have devoted his entire practice to litigation of medical malpractice cases.
Attorney Paul Giuffre is a founding partner of the firm. His practice concentrates on medical malpractice cases. Giuffre has over 10 years of experience representing individuals who have suffered serious injury as a result of medical mistakes. In addition, Giuffre, a former prosecutor, has extensive trial experience in personal injury, criminal defense law, and general litigation.
Attorney Charles Evans is a partner in the firm. Evans' practice concentrates on representation of individuals with personal injury, medical malpractice, employment law and civil rights law cases. Evans has developed a prestigious reputation in the legal community as a staunch defender of individual rights. Evans is passionate about getting his clients full compensation and justice.
Arthur Schwarzwaelder is a partner in the firm. For nearly 30 years, his practice has been primarily concentrated in the area of medical malpractice.
Although Schwarzwaelder has represented individuals and families in wrongful death and serious medical malpractice/personal injury matters for many years, he acquired a unique perspective from earlier representing physicians and hospitals when Art learned first hand that medical errors occur all too often.
The physical, economic and emotional hardships faced by victims of medical malpractice can be overwhelming. Those who seek help from Meyers Giuffre Evans & Schwarzwaelder, can expect straight answers and solid solutions – it’s what they deserve.