Holly M. Whalen

Holly M. Whalen is a partner in the firm's Pittsburgh office.  She concentrates her practice in general litigation, professional liability, employment law, information privacy and data security, insurance defense and insurance coverage matters.

Holly M. Whalen is a partner in the firm's Pittsburgh office.  She concentrates her practice in general litigation, professional liability, employment law, information privacy and data security, insurance defense and insurance coverage matters.

Ms. Whalen is a member of the Federal Court Section and the Civil Litigation Section of the Allegheny County Bar Association, as well as the Pennsylvania and American Bar Associations.

Ms. Whalen was selected nationally by her peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2018 in the area of Insurance Law.  Also named a Pennsylvania Rising Star from 2005 to 2012, Ms. Whalen was elevated to Pennsylvania Super Lawyer status in 2013, where she has been annually recognized in the area of civil litigation defense.  Considered among the best in their profession, Super Lawyers represent the top 5% of practicing attorneys in Pennsylvania.

Ms. Whalen is admitted to practice in Pennsylvania, as well as the U.S. District Courts for the Eastern and Western Districts of Pennsylvania, and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.

Ms. Whalen received her B.S. from Allegheny College in 1996 and her J.D. from the Dickinson School of Law of the Pennsylvania State University in 1999.  Following law school and prior to entering private practice, she served as a Judicial Clerk for Commonwealth Court of Pennsylvania Judge Dan Pellegrini.

Recognitions & Seals

Dickinson School of Law