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Michelle leads our global Antitrust & Competition team. She takes a hands-on approach to solving her cross-industry and cross-border clients’ low and high-stake antitrust problems across all fronts (litigation, transactional, counseling, and compliance).


  • Duquesne University School of Law, 2006, J.D., cum laude, Comment Editor, Duquesne Law Review; Katie Elisabeth Westbrook Award for Excellence (2006); Order of the Barristers (2006); ATLA Regional Trial Competition Champions (2006); Buffalo/Niagara Trial Competition Finalist & Best Advocate Award (2005); National Trial Competition Regional Finalist (2005); Carol Los Mansmann First Year Appellate Moot Court Competition Finalist (2004)
  • Washington & Jefferson College, 2003, B.A., Economics, Political Science and Spanish, summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa; recipient of the Benjamin Franklin Book Prize in Economics, the Howard Goldfarb Prize in Political Science, and the J. Adolph Schmitz Prize in Languages

  • Pensilvania

  • State Supreme Court - Pennsylvania
  • Supreme Court of Appeals - West Virginia
  • U.S. District Court - Western District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court - Southern District of West Virginia
  • U.S. District Court - Northern District of West Virginia
  • U.S. District Court - Central District of Illinois
  • U.S. Court of Appeals - Ninth Circuit

  • American Bar Association – Antitrust Section
  • Journal of Federal Agency Action – Board of Editors
  • Washington & Jefferson College – Pre-Law Alumni Advisory Board (2011-present)
  • Duquesne University Kline School of Law – Past Board Member; General member (2006-Present)

  • Chief Judge Gary L. Lancaster (deceased), U.S. District Court - Western District of Pennsylvania, 1 January 2009 to 31 December 2010

Premios y reconocimientos

  • 2023 Best Law Firm Mentor, Pennsylvania Legal Awards 2023, The Legal Intelligencer
  • 2019-2021 Acritas Star
  • 2019 GCR Litigation of the Year Award for Auto Parts Antitrust Litigation 
  • 2016 PBT Fast Trackers List, Pittsburgh Business Times
  • 2016 Lawyers on the Fast Track, The Legal Intelligencer
  • 2011 Outstanding Recent Graduate Award, Duquesne University School of Law, Women’s Law Association

Civic and Charitable Affiliations

  • March of Dimes Western PA Market Board of Directors (2023-Present)
  • Vice-Chair of 2021 Pittsburgh Signature Chefs Auction Event for March of Dimes
  • Pittsburgh YWCA – Board Member (2015-2021); Secretary (2017) Executive Committee Member (2017–2021) and Chair of Development Committee (2017-2019)


Michelle lives with her husband, Brian, and their three children Madeline, Henry, and Olivia in Sewickley, Pennsylvania. As a former marathoner, competitive figure skater, and certified yoga and spinning instructor, Michelle is passionate about exercise and its associated benefits on one’s physical, mental, and emotional well-being.