About Paul M. (Mickey) Pohl
For more than 20 years, Mickey has led the team representing The Sherwin-Williams Company in lead paint and pigment cases. He has tried cases for such clients as Firestone, General Motors, Sherwin-Williams, U. S. Steel, The...
For more than 20 years, Mickey has led the team representing The Sherwin-Williams Company in lead paint and pigment cases. He has tried cases for such clients as Firestone, General Motors, Sherwin-Williams, U. S. Steel, The Williams Companies, and Yamaha. He also has represented dioceses, colleges, and religious orders.
Mickey is a member of The American Law Institute and has taught trial advocacy. He is a fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers. He is one of the authors of Conflicts of Interest - A Trial Lawyer's Guide and chaired the Lawyer's Advisory Committee of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit. He is Chairman of the Board of the Rand Corporation's Institute for Civil Justice. Mickey is listed in The Best Lawyers in America, Chambers, and Pennsylvania Super Lawyers. The BTI Consulting Group named him a Client Service All-Star. He was chairman of the 2007 United States Open golf championship. He also regularly lectures at Marine Corps University.
U.S. Marine Corps (1971-1972); received the Navy Achievement Medal for his service at Headquarters, U.S. Marine Corps in Washington, D.C.
UPMC successfully navigates high-profile disputes with Highmark
Sherwin-Williams defends lead paint actions brought by California cities and counties
UPMC awarded over $188 million in arbitration with Highmark over rates for outpatient oncology services
Law Clerk to Justice Samuel J. Roberts, Supreme Court of Pennsylvania (1975 term) and intern to Judge Joseph Weis, U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit (1974)