Joseph Moran concentrates his practice on commercial and construction litigation.
Joe has significant experience assisting corporate, construction and media clients with litigation, arbitration, mediation, and appellate matters, and counseling clients on relationship preparedness to avoid litigation. Joe has also litigated and counseled clients on non-competition, First Amendment and technology/e-commerce issues, including privacy, electronic discovery, and ethical issues relating to Internet usage in workplace and media settings. Joe is listed in Best Lawyers in America©, Pennsylvania SuperLawyers, and Pennsylvania and Pittsburgh Top Lawyers for commercial litigation. He is also recognized in Irish Legal 100 and is rated AV Preeminent® by Martindale-Hubbell® Bar and Judicial Editions.
Joe has been a speaker on litigation, media, and technology issues at local and national conferences and CLE seminars sponsored by the International Bar Association, NACHA Conference; National Business Institute; American Corporate Counsel Association; American Marketing Association; Allegheny County and Federal Bar Associations; the Pennsylvania Bar Institute; and the Practising Law Institute.
Outside the Firm
Joe is married with two adult children, an avid Steeler fan, and City of Pittsburgh fan in general. He has played and coached baseball, softball, and basketball in various Pittsburgh rec leagues, continues to work out and play sports with his limited remaining skills, is known to celebrate his Irish heritage on (any) occasion, and has a great interest and sometimes involvement in, local, state, and national politics—the major “sport” of his hometown, Scranton, PA—and in various charitable organizations.