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Kristin Hoffman

Woomer & Talarico
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Kristin Hoffman
Woomer & Talarico
Pittsburgh,
 PA

Attorney Kristin Hoffman focuses her practice on medical malpractice, nursing home neglect and abuse, and personal injury claims, including automobile accidents, premises liability claims, and product liability claims.

Prior to joining the firm, Kristin worked at a nationally recognized law firm specializing in nursing home neglect and abuse cases. During her years of practice, Kristin obtained trial significant trial and arbitration experience, serving as co-counsel on several nursing home trials, trying a UIM claim to a favorable verdict and award for her client, and arbitrating several cases to favorable verdicts and awards for her clients. Kristin also obtained appellate experience, briefing and arguing two appeals before the Pennsylvania Superior Court, both with successful results in favor of her clients' positions and one with a published decision in in Kohlman v. Grane Healthcare Company, 2022 Pa. Super 118 (July 5, 2022). Additionally, Kristin has negotiated and obtained numerous settlements for her clients and their families.

Kristin is a proud "Double Duke," obtaining a Bachelor's of Arts in International Relations and Spanish with a minor in Political Science from Duquesne University in 2015 and a Juris Doctorate from Duquesne University School of Law in 2018. During her time in law school, Kristin was a member of the Duquesne Law Review and of the Trial Advocacy Program. Related to Trial Advocacy, Kristin was a member of multiple semifinalist competition teams and received many individual accolades and awards. Most notably, Kristin was selected as the Best Overall Advocate at the Florida State University National Civil Trial Competition in March of 2018. Upon graduation from law school, Kristin was inducted into the National Order of the Barristers, a national honorary organization whose membership is limited to law students and practicing lawyers who demonstrate exceptional skill in trial advocacy, oral advocacy, and brief writing. Kristin is passionate about trial advocacy and the importance of teaching these skills to the next generation of lawyers. For this reason, Kristin continues to serve as a Trial Advocacy Coach at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law.

Kristin is licensed to practice in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and admitted to the Western, Middle, and Eastern Districts of Pennsylvania federal courts.

Kristin is a member of professional organizations, including: the Allegheny County Bar Association, Western Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association, American Association for Justice, and Pennsylvania Association for Justice.

On a personal note, Kristin is an avid Pittsburgh Sports fan, and named her pets, Rooney (dog) and Sidney (cat), after Pittsburgh sports figures.


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