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Ginevra is a partner in the firm's Financial Industry Group. Ginevra’s financial services litigation practice focuses on class and individual actions in the banking, consumer finance, employment, and investment management industries. Ginevra’s wide-ranging litigation expertise includes claims brought under the CARES Act and various consumer protection statutes, including nuanced disputes relating to the Paycheck Protection Program and sales tax collection practices. Ginevra has extensive experience managing complex discovery matters in federal and state court litigation across the country, including matters that involve large-scale ESI. Ginevra also has deep experience advising clients on garnishments and setoffs, leading a team of attorneys to provide risk management and compliance counseling to multiple national and regional bank clients in this space.


  • Duquesne University School of Law, 2013, J.D., cum laude, Senior Staff Editor, Duquesne Law Review; President, Appellate Moot Court Board; Susan H. Wilkie Award; Lynette Norton Memorial Award; Shalom Moot Court Award; CourtCall, LLC Award; National Member, The Order of Barristers; Best Brief Team Award, 2013 Dean Jerome Prince Memorial Evidence Competition; First Place Team, 2012 National Energy & Sustainability Appellate Moot Court Competition; Public Service Law Fellow
  • New England Conservatory of Music, 2009, M.M., Academic Honors, Cello Performance; Fellow, Community Performances and Partnerships Program; Literacy Tutor, Boston Partners in Education
  • Baldwin Wallace University, 2007, B.A., summa cum laude, Music; Dayton C. Miller Honor Society; Willard and Donna J. Carmel Scholarship for Academic Excellence; Presidential Scholarship; Dean’s List; Alpha Lambda Delta Scholastic Honor Society

  • Pennsylvania

  • U.S. District Court - Western District of Pennsylvania

  • Member, Allegheny County Bar Association

  • Honorable Mark R. Hornak, U.S. District Court - Western District of Pennsylvania, 1 January 2013 to 1 January 2014

Civic & Charitable Affiliations

  • Executive Board Member of Women’s Leadership Council, United Way of Allegheny County
  • Chair, Jack Heinz Advisory Board,  Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra
  • Founding Member, The Children's Trust at the Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
  • Pro Bono Attorney, Adoption Legal Services Project at Reed Smith LLP
  • Pro Bono Attorney, Volunteer Lawyer for the Arts - Greater Pittsburgh Arts Council