Megan M. Turnbull is a Partner at Weiss Burkardt Kramer LLC, where she works with municipalities and school districts in the role of Solicitor, Labor Counsel and Special Counsel.
Megan has represented private and public schools in all aspects of organization, management, operation and finance. She specializes in managing personnel matters of these clients, and she serves as special counsel for investigative and reporting purposes.
Megan is an experienced municipal solicitor, who presently serves as legal counsel to the Boroughs of Leetsdale, Avalon, Seven Fields and McKees Rocks. She has a particular focus on blight and redevelopment where she seeks creative, sustainable solutions to improve communities. She has served as Special Blight Counsel to Allegheny County communities and to the Congress of Neighboring Communities (CONNECT), offering training and legal representation.
Megan has been named on the Pennsylvania Super Lawyers Rising Star List consistently since 2010 in the areas of municipal and school law. For 2018-2019, Megan is the Solicitor to the Allegheny County Borough’s Association.
Megan is a member of the Allegheny County Bar Association, where she has served as the Chair of the School and Municipal Section and the Political Action Committee. She is a Young Fellow to the Allegheny Bar Foundation.
She is an active member of the Pennsylvania Bar Association, its Municipal Law Section (Council Member) and its School Law Section. She has presented most recently on solicitor ethics at the Pennsylvania Bar Institute’s 2017 Municipal Law Symposium and the 2018 Municipal Law Update. Other recent presentations include the 2018 PSBA Spring Legal Round Up.
Megan is admitted to practice in the Courts of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, the United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania, and the United States Supreme Court. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree from Penn State University, and her Juris Doctor from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law in 2004.
In addition to her legal practice, she is a member of the Western Pennsylvania Conservancy Board of Directors and loves to sing in community choirs. She resides in Franklin Park with her husband, Amitava, and daughters.