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Max Louik is an associate in the firm’s Pittsburgh office. He concentrates his practice in complex commercial litigation and international arbitration, with a focus on insurance recovery on behalf of policyholders. Max’s experience representing policyholders includes mass tort product liability matters, long-tail environmental claims and first-party property claims. His commercial litigation experience includes commercial contract and warranty cases, and he has represented clients defending both toxic and non-toxic product liability matters.


  • Brandeis University, 2005, B.A., History and Politics, Dean's List, 2002-2005; Phi Alpha Theta History Honor Society.
  • University of Michigan Law School, 2011, J.D., Honors, Legal Practice (awarded to the top 20% of legal research, writing & analysis class); Senior Judge, Legal Practice (reviewed writing assignments, graded citation and held student conferences as a teaching assistant), 2009-2011; 4th Best Brief, 2009 American Constitution Society's National Moot Court Competition; Dean's Scholarship (a three-year merit scholarship)., University of Michigan Journal of Law Reform, Managing Articles Editor, 2010-2011.

  • Pensilvania

  • U.S. District Court - Western District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. Court of Appeals - District of Columbia Circuit