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Bernard J. Kelly

Bernard J. Kelly represents employers and insurance carriers in workers’ compensation matters in Pennsylvania and Ohio. He also assists clients in subrogation matters, specifically lien recovery. In addition to workers’ compensation defense, Mr. Kelly has represented defendants in civil litigation matters. Mr. Kelly provides value to his clients by analyzing early litigation claims for prompt resolution through litigation or settlement. He has successfully prosecuted workers’ compensation petitions seeking termination and suspension...

Andrew B. Klaber

ANDREW B. KLABER, the Managing Partner at Chartwell Law’s Pittsburgh Office, assists employers facing unique exposures in the maritime industries. A large portion of his practice revolves around administrative statutes such as Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation, Black Lung, and Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act. Mr. Klaber represents numerous mid-sized corporations in the role of general counsel, providing guidance on employment issues, acquisition strategies, financing alternatives and risk management. Most recently, he...

Joseph A. Ramser

JOSEPH A. RAMSER is a partner in Chartwell’s Pittsburgh Office. He is a 1986 graduate of Indiana University of Pennsylvania and a 1989 graduate of the University of Pittsburgh School of Law. He is admitted to the Pennsylvania and West Virginia bars, and to the United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania. Mr. Ramser began his legal career in 1990 with Kreder Brooks Hailstone in Scranton, PA.  He returned...

Michael D. Sherman

MICHAEL D. SHERMAN has represented employers, insurance companies and government agencies in workers’ compensation matters for more than 30 years. He provides added value to his clients by creating a business-partner relationship between the firm and his client’s business. He visits employers’ sites to learn their processes and procedures and prioritizes participating in their professional organizations. He wants to understand the nuances of each organization he works with to best...

Ronald A. Varga, Jr

RONALD A. VARGA, JR. represents insurance companies, third-party administrators and self-insured employers in general liability and workers’ compensation matters, including cases under Act 534/632 and the Heart and Lung Act. Mr. Varga defends clients in all forms of workers compensation cases including fatal claims, PTSD, heart attack, occupational disease, subrogation, hearing loss, fee reviews and claims filed under the Firefighter Cancer Prevention Act. He frequently advances legal issues up through the appellate...

Alan Wolfson

ALAN WOLFSON focuses his practice in the representation of defendants in personal injury, premises liability, insurance defense, motor vehicle accidents and workers’ compensation.  He successfully defends insured and self-insured individuals and entities in civil litigation and workers’ compensation matters. He often represents large retail establishments in premises liability, and workers’ compensation cases. A frequent lecturer, Mr. Wolfson has presented to numerous insurance companies and employers concerning various significant workers’ compensation issues. Prior to...


Bernard J.
Kelly

Pittsburgh

Andrew B.
Klaber

Pittsburgh

Joseph A.
Ramser

Pittsburgh

Michael D.
Sherman

Pittsburgh

Ronald A.
Varga, Jr

Pittsburgh

Alan
Wolfson

Pittsburgh

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