Our Attorneys

James M. Leety

Associate

412-434-6544
jleety@kjmsh.com

Biography
Jim Leety is an associate in the Pittsburgh office.  He concentrates his practice in the area of civil litigation and toxic tort defense. He has effectively and aggressively defended clients in all stages of litigation, including at depositions, throughout discovery disputes and in motions practice. Jim also has extensive experience in electronic discovery and records management. He has managed discovery in highly complex cases from the formulation of initial discovery strategy, record harvesting, document management, review and production, and preparation for depositions and trial.  Mr. Leety leverages his experience to allow clients to obtain optimal resolutions.

Admitted to Practice
Pennsylvania, 2010
West Virginia, 2012

Education
B.A. University of Virginia, 2004
J.D. University of Pittsburgh, 2010

Memberships
Allegheny County Bar Association
American Bar Association
Defense Resource Institute
Kanawha County Bar Association
Pennsylvania Bar Association
West Virginia Bar Association

Litigation:

Product Liability Defense

Toxic Tort/Mass Tort Defense

General Liability/Premises Liability

Electronic Discovery and Document Management

UVA Club of Pittsburgh – past executive committee member

Sewickley Academy Alumni Board

ACBA – Litigation Technology Committee

USA Hockey On-ice Official