M. Janet Burkardt

445 Fort Pitt Boulevard, Suite 503
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
412-391-9890 – Phone
412-391-9685 – Fax


M. Janet Burkardt is the Managing Partner at Weiss Burkardt Kramer LLC, formerly the Law Offices of Ira Weiss, where she has been an Associate since 2000. During that time, she has been actively involved in the representation of municipal and school clients with special emphasis on local taxation, tax assessment, and collection matters along with zoning and municipal issues.

As part of her work, Janet represents school districts as Solicitor. She presents seminars on subject matters related to local taxation for various municipal and school district associations with the Pennsylvania Bar Institute and the Local Government Academy.

As Special Counsel, Janet oversaw the countywide reassessments in Indiana and Blair Counties, where reassessments had not been done in more than 50 years.

Janet received her Juris Doctor from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law and her Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Pittsburgh. She is a member of the Municipal and School Solicitors Association, the Pennsylvania Bar Association, the Allegheny County Bar Association, and the Pennsylvania School Boards Association.