John M. Schaffranek (Cranberry Township, Pennsylvania)
John M. Schaffranek (Cranberry Township, Pennsylvania)

John M. Schaffranek

Credit cards accepted

Licensed for 6 years

Serving Cranberry Township, PA (view address)

John M. Schaffranek

Credit cards accepted

Serving Cranberry Township, PA (view address)

About John M. Schaffranek

Since 2004, John has diligently worked in various roles in family law firms, beginning as a paralegal for a number of years, then as a law clerk while attending law school, and as an attorney after graduation from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law in 2012. His experience ranges from uncontested divorce cases with agreed upon distribution of assets, to highly contested matters with large estates and complex issues. His practice includes custody and support cases, as well as any and all matters in the area of family law. John handles conciliation and settlement conferences and negotiation, and trial work as the case may dictate, with equal passion and competence.… Read more

Since 2004, John has diligently worked in various roles in family law firms, beginning as a paralegal for a number of years, then as a law clerk while attending law school, and as an attorney after graduation from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law in 2012. His experience ranges from uncontested divorce cases with agreed upon distribution of assets, to highly contested matters with large estates and complex issues. His practice includes custody and support cases, as well as any and all matters in the area of family law. John handles conciliation and settlement conferences and negotiation, and trial work as the case may dictate, with equal passion and competence.

John is also well-versed in appellate practice, having successfully argued many cases before the Superior and Commonwealth Courts of Pennsylvania.

In addition to his practice in the area of family law, John has experience representing media clients in disputes with government bodies, in drafting municipal ordinances and otherwise counseling municipalities in their legal responsibilities. John has also represented clients in criminal, civil and traffic matters.

John has lived in Pittsburgh since 2009. He moved from Columbus, Ohio after graduating from Denison University with dual Bachelor of Arts degrees in Political Science and Philosophy. He also graduated from the Richard G. Lugar Program in Politics and Public Service at Denison University.

John is a member of the Pennsylvania Bar Association, where he sits on the GLBT Rights Committee, Appellate Advocacy Committee, and Law-Related Education Committee. He is the immediate past editor of “Open Court,” the newsletter of the GLBT Rights Committee, and was the Vice-Chair of the Law-Related Education Committee. During law school, John served in the Family Law Clinic where he represented impoverished clients in custody disputes.

John is admitted to practice in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, the United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.

John lives near downtown Pittsburgh with his husband and their dog.

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Gilliland Vanasdale Sinatra Law Office, LLC

Areas of Law

  • Family Law
  • Litigation
  • Apellate Cases
  • Civil Rights
  • Civil Cases
  • Misc. Criminal
  • General Practice

Attorney Reviews

Reviews

  • 5.0/5.0 2 reviews

Communication

5.0

Responsiveness

5.0

Quality of Service

5.0

Value for Money

5.0
  • Family Law

    Client Review  |  January 09, 2019

    After searching for months to find the right attorney that would take the time to assist me in resolving a divorce settlement issue, John took the time to listen and immediately took action on my request. John was extremely responsive by phone and Em... Read more

    After searching for months to find the right attorney that would take the time to assist me in resolving a divorce settlement issue, John took the time to listen and immediately took action on my request. John was extremely responsive by phone and Email and I was impressed with his professionalism and rapid response. I would highly recommend him to my peers and will definitely use him for years to come for assistance with my family law matters. Read less

  • Family Law

    Client Review  |  November 16, 2018

    John is a very experienced attorney that has represented our family with custody issues and estate matters. John has represented us for years and is an experienced and compassionate attorney. He listens to your needs and advises accordingly. John is... Read more

    John is a very experienced attorney that has represented our family with custody issues and estate matters. John has represented us for years and is an experienced and compassionate attorney. He listens to your needs and advises accordingly. John is very knowledgeable with legal issues and adds his professionalism to make a successful attorney to represent you. Read less


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Credentials

Position

Attorney

Admission Details

Admitted in United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania
United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
2013, Pennsylvania

Law School Attended
University of Pittsburgh School of Law

J.D.

University Attended

Denison University
B.A.

Credit Cards Accepted
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Attorney FAQs

What year was this attorney first admitted to the bar?
John M. Schaffranek was admitted in 2013 to the state of Pennsylvania.
Is this attorney Martindale-Hubbell Client Review rated?
Yes, John M. Schaffranek has a 5.0 Client Rating from Martindale-Hubbell.
How many attorneys are in this law firm?
Gilliland Vanasdale Sinatra Law Office, LLC has 3 attorneys at this location.
What law school did this attorney attend?
John M. Schaffranek attended University of Pittsburgh School of Law.
What year was this attorney's law firm established?
Gilliland Vanasdale Sinatra Law Office, LLC was established in 2002.

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