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Pittsburgh, PA 15219
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Michelle E. Gannon, Esquire, joined Weiss Burkardt Kramer LLC as an Associate in May 2022. Her practice areas include tax law, municipal law and special education law.
Michelle serves as the Assistant Solicitor for the Borough of McKees Rocks and provides municipal law services to the many other municipalities that the firm represents, including blight abatement, contract negotiations and development, real estate transactions, employment matters, and tax collection services. In addition, she routinely assists school districts involved in special education and Section 504 litigation and employment matters.
Michelle received a Bachelor of Arts degree and a Bachelor of Science degree, majoring in Administration of Justice and Psychology, respectively, from the University of Pittsburgh in 2007. Upon graduation, Michelle embarked on a career with the Allegheny County Court of Common Pleas, Family Division, where she eventually worked as a supervisor in the Child Custody Department. During her tenure at the Court of Common Pleas, Michelle was responsible for employment matters, judicial and staff training and the oversight of settlement negotiations of custody matters. In 2015, Michelle received her Juris Doctorate from Duquesne University School of Law, while continuing to work full-time for the Court of Common Pleas. Upon graduation, Michelle’s primary area of practice was family law, which allowed her to develop the litigation and negotiation skills necessary to achieve successful results. As a result of her background, Michelle is well positioned to service the clients at Weiss Burkardt Kramer, bringing with her a long- standing commitment to local government and the people that serve those institutions.
Michelle is admitted to practice in the Courts of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. She is a member of the Pennsylvania Bar Association and the Allegheny County Bar Association.