Robert Peirce, III

Robert Peirce & Associates, PC
707 Grant St Ste 125
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
(412) 281-7229

For Robert N. Peirce III (Rob) being an integral part of the family business is an honor. As Owner and Managing Partner of the firm, Rob works closely with his father Robert N Peirce Jr. (Bob) the founder of Robert Peirce & Associates. Together, they have built one of the areas most respected and dominant law firms.

Rob earned a degree in Communications from Michigan State University, at Michigan State he played Lacrosse and was a 4 year letter winner. Following in his father’s footsteps, Rob graduated from Duquesne University School of Law.

Upon joining the firm, Rob litigated hundreds of personal injury and accident cases and began making a significant impact by pursuing lead paint poisoning cases and representing children across the nation who were exposed to lead based paint in government housing. This experience resulted in the firm increasing a growing number of pharmaceutical, and product liability cases and helping thousands of clients who have suffered due to corporate negligence. Rob Peirce is recognized as a seasoned litigator and has built a remarkable reputation in skillfully navigating clients through these complex cases.

A respected leader in his field, Rob was a former member of the Western Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association Board of Governors, as well as the Allegheny County Bar Foundation. He is a member of the Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association, West Virginia Trial Lawyers Association, American Association for Justice and most notably, is admitted in Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Kentucky, and Ohio to practice law in all four states. Keeping abreast of legal issues and trends are all part of Rob’s ongoing commitment to the legal profession. He is a member of the Million Dollar and Multi -Million Dollar Advocates Forum, Lawyers of Distinction 2020 and 2021 and National Trial Lawyers top 100 Civil Plaintiffs.

Media outlets, both local and national, rely on Rob Peirce as an expert source. Rob has been invited to lend his expert opinion, regarding particular legal issues that arise as part of a news story. NBC News, People Magazine, USA Today, Fox News, ABC News and CBS News are just a few of the prominent media outlets that have featured Rob as an expert. In Pittsburgh, Rob regularly appears as a source for the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Tribune Review, KDKA TV, WPXI TV, WTAE TV, multiple radio stations and has a recurring interview role on KDKA Radio’s Marty Griffith Show.

Robert Peirce & Associates is a law firm built on generational values of trust and integrity that were passed down in the Peirce family and are the fundamental principles that resonate within the firm today. Hiring likeminded attorneys who share a similar work ethic is of utmost importance. He considers staff to be family and affords them the flexibility and creativity to determine how to best move their own cases forward and encourages collaboration and support among the greater team. The attorneys consider the firm as a home away from home—a great testament to excellent leadership.

Rob and his wife, Stephanie, have two sons, Neill, who is a Senior at the University of Maine and is considering going to law school, and Chris, is in the US Army. Outside of work, Rob enjoys spending time with his family and visiting the family hunting camp.

"At our firm, it's never about image or advancement. It's about valuing people, working hard and helping them through a crisis. It’s not a coincidence that each and every person who works here is innately empathetic and pursued a legal career because it would allow them to help others." Rob Peirce