Robert F. Daley
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    Market Share Liability In DES And Lead Pigment Cases--Bridging The Gap: A Suggested Proposal To Apportion Liability In Lead Pigment Cases.

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    Robert F. Daley
    Firm: Robert Peirce & Associates, P.C.
    Address: 707 Grant Street
    Suite 2500
    Gulf Tower
    Pittsburgh, PA 15219-1945
    Phone: 866-273-1941 (Toll Free)
    Fax: 412-281-4229
    E-mail: Contact Us
    Web site:
    Offers Free Initial Consultation

    Areas of Practice Bar Admissions Education
    Honors Published Works Affiliations
    Representative Cases
    Areas of Practice:
    Personal Injury
    Litigation and Appeals
    Products Liability Law
    Toxic Torts
    Nursing Home Neglect and Abuse
    Bar Admissions:
    Pennsylvania, 1998
    West Virginia, 1999
    Ohio, 2005
    U.S. District Court Eastern District of Pennsylvania, 2000
    U.S. District Court Western District of Pennsylvania, 1998
    U.S. District Court Southern District of West Virginia, 1999
    U.S. Court of Appeals 3rd Circuit, 1999
    U.S. Supreme Court, 2006
    Duquesne University School of Law, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1998
    Honors: cum laude
    Law Review: Senior Staff, Duquesne University Law Review, 1996 - 1998

    University of Dayton, Dayton, Ohio, 1987
    Bachelor of Chemical Engineering

    Published Works:
    The Grammer Decision; Andrews Nursing Home Litigation Reporter, September, 2009

    A Suggested Proposal to Apportion Liability in Lead Pigment Cases, Duq. U. L. Rev., Vol. 36, No. 1, 1997

    Commentary: The Grammer Decision: The Federal Nursing Home Reform Amendments Give Enforceable Rights to Residents of County Run Nursing Homes, Andrews Litigation Reporters, 2009

    Court Recognizes Rights of County Run Nursing Home Residents, The Legal Intelligencer, 2009

    Negligence in Nursing Home and Assisted Living Facilities, Pennsylvania Bar Institute (PBI), 2008

    Representative Cases:
    Grammer v. John J. Kane Regional Centers, 570 F. 3d 520 (3rd Circuit 2009)
    Thrower v. Pennsylvania, 873 F. Supplement 2d 651 (Western District PA 2012)
    Pisano v. Extendicare Homes, A. 3d (PA Superior Court 2013)
    Black v. CSX Transportation, 648 S.E. 2d 610 (W.VA. 2007)
    In re: FELA Asbestos, 592 S.E. 2d 818 (W.VA 2003)
    Slivo v. City of Pittsburgh Mun. Pension Fund, 882 A.2d 24 (Pa. Commw. Ct. 2005)
    Sexton v. Grieco, 613 S.E.2d 81 (W. Va. Super. Ct. 2005)
    In Re West Virginia Asbestos Litigation, 592 S.E.2d 818 (W. Va. Super. Ct. 2003)
    Mistick, Inc. v. Northwestern Nat. Cas. Co., 806 A.2d 39 (Pa. Super. Ct. 2002)
    Virden v. Altria Group, 304 F.Supp.2d 832 (N. D. W. Va. 2004)
    Swierkowski v. Consolidated Rail Corp., 168 F.Supp.2d 389 (E.D. Pa. 2001)
    Classes/Seminars Taught:
    Distinction Between Fraud and Neglect in NH Cases, United States Department of Justice - Health Care Fraud, 2011

    Arbitration Agreements/Post Settlement Issues, Nursing Home and Assisted Living Litigation, 2008

    Section 8 Compliance and Other Lead Poisoning Litigation Issues, New York State Department of Health Conference on Lead Poisoning, 2000

    Legally Defensible Inspection Reports, Ohio State Health Department Conference, 1999

    Legal Issues in Lead Poisoning Litigation, National Lead Safe Housing, 1999

    The Art of Persuasion: Overcoming Age Bias and Lack of Special Damages in Nursing Home Cases, Pennsylvania Association for Justice

    Negligence Per Se and the Use of Grammer v. Kane in Nursing Home Cases, Pennsylvania Association for Justice, 2011

    Impact of Grammer v. Kane beyond Civil Rights, AAJ Annual Convention, 2011

    Pennsylvania Bar Institute, 2013

    Civil Rights Claims in Nursing Home Litigation, Pennsylvania Bar Institute, 2011

    ?We Are Family?, Family Members Rights and Damages in Nursing Home Litigation, Pennsylvania Association for Justice, 2012

    Post Settlement Lien Resolution Issues and 3rd Party Vendors, Western Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers, 2013

    Honors and Awards:
    Top Pennsylvania Lawyer, Rising Star, Philadelphia Magazine, 2005 - 2006

    Appreciation Award, American Association for Justice, Trial Moot Court, 2005

    Invited Member, Million Dollar Advocates Forum

    Regional Coordinator, AAJ Student Trial Advocacy Competition, 2005

    Regional Coordinator, AAJ Student Trial Advocacy Competition, 2008 - 2011

    Professional Associations and Memberships:
    Allegheny County Bar Association, 1997 - Present

    Western Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association, 1997 - Present

    Pennsylvania Bar Association, 1997 - Present

    Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association, 1997 - Present

    American Association for Justice

    American Bar Association

    Million Dollar Advocates Forum

    Pennsylvania Association for Justice, 2000 - Present
    Board of Governors

    American Association of Justice (AAJ) Nursing Home Litigation Group, 2011 - 2012

    American Association of Justice (AAJ) Nursing Home Litigation Group, 2013 - Present

    Pro Bono Activities:
    Pittsburgh Hearing, Speech and Deaf Services (PHSDS), Law Day Program, 1998 - 1999
    Representation of Lead Poisoned Children Reaching the Age of Majority, 2005 - Present
    Election Petition Challenges, 2008 - Present
    Birth Information:
    1965, McKeesport, Pennsylvania, United States of America
    West Practice Categories:
    Criminal Law, Family Law, Health & Health Care Law, Litigation & Appeals, Personal Injury -- Defense, Personal Injury -- Plaintiff, Products Liability Law, Toxic Torts
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