Bernard J. Kelly

Partner

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(412) 206-6428
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(412) 741-0606
Pittsburgh, PA
429 Broad Street
Floor 3
Sewickley
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PA
15143
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PRACTICE AREAS

Workers' Compensation

Subrogation

Admissions

Pennsylvania

Ohio

United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania

Education

Duquesne University School of Law

J.D.

University of Pittsburgh

B.A.

For more than 25 years, Bernard J. Kelly has been representing employers and insurance carriers in workers’ compensation matters in Pennsylvania and Ohio.

He also assists clients in subrogation matters, specifically lien recovery. In addition to workers’ compensation defense, Bernie represents defendants in civil litigation matters.

Bernie provides value to his clients by analyzing early litigation claims for prompt resolution through litigation or settlement. He has successfully prosecuted workers’ compensation petitions seeking termination and suspension of benefits saving clients significant costs.

Bernie began his legal career working as a prosecutor in the Allegheny County District Attorney’s Office in Pittsburgh. After working as an assistant district attorney, he joined the staff counsel office of a major insurance carrier, where he served as managing attorney overseeing their legal staff.

A proponent of helping his clients prevent lawsuits, Bernie has presented numerous legal lectures and case law updates to insurance carriers and employers regarding workers compensation issues.

Professional Associations

Pennsylvania Bar Association, Member, Workers' Compensation Section

For more than 25 years, Bernard J. Kelly has been representing employers and insurance carriers in workers’ compensation matters in Pennsylvania and Ohio.

He also assists clients in subrogation matters, specifically lien recovery. In addition to workers’ compensation defense, Bernie represents defendants in civil litigation matters.

Bernie provides value to his clients by analyzing early litigation claims for prompt resolution through litigation or settlement. He has successfully prosecuted workers’ compensation petitions seeking termination and suspension of benefits saving clients significant costs.

Bernie began his legal career working as a prosecutor in the Allegheny County District Attorney’s Office in Pittsburgh. After working as an assistant district attorney, he joined the staff counsel office of a major insurance carrier, where he served as managing attorney overseeing their legal staff.

A proponent of helping his clients prevent lawsuits, Bernie has presented numerous legal lectures and case law updates to insurance carriers and employers regarding workers compensation issues.

Professional Associations

Pennsylvania Bar Association, Member, Workers' Compensation Section

ATTORNEY'S Resources

Articles & Blogs
Recent Pennsylvania Supreme Court Ruling Impacts Medical Cost Containment in Workers’ Compensation
Recent Pennsylvania Supreme Court Ruling Impacts Medical Cost Containment in Workers’ Compensation
Recent Pennsylvania Supreme Court Ruling Impacts Medical Cost Containment in Workers’ Compensation
January 8, 2021
January 8, 2021