Students at Burns White

Lawyers on Location

Lawyers on Location opens new doors for law students and local practitioners.

Firms and companies host students for a casual lunch and an informal question and answer session. Students use the Lawyers on Location events to develop their networking skills and learn about various practice areas, and attorneys use them to support Duquesne Law and meet potential colleagues. 

Fall 2019

BNY Mellon - September 6, 2019

All students are invited to attend a "Lawyers on Location" luncheon and tour of BNY Mellon. Kyle Johnson (who received both his undergraduate and graduate degrees at Duquesne University!), Group Manager, Control Management, Operations, will be our host, along with Seema Phekoo, Esq., and Oliver Round, Esq., both Counsel & Vice-President, Legal Data Management & Advisory, and Aaron C. Todd, Core Digitization Leader, Digital Horizon Strategy. These professionals will be there to answer questions, give advice and talk about traditional and non-traditional career options within BNY Mellon. This is an outstanding networking opportunity and great way for you to learn about the many career opportunities at BNY Mellon!

Massa, Butler, Giglione - October 11, 2019

Students are invited to attend a "Lawyers on Location" luncheon hosted by Pete Giglione (L' 02), adjunct Professor of Law at Duquesne University, Director of the Trial Advocacy Program, overseeing all Trial Advocacy courses and Trial Moot Court Program, and Rudy Massa, both from Massa, Butler, and Giglione.. These professionals will be here to answer questions, give advice and offer suggestions for you as you plan your legal career. This is an outstanding opportunity to build your network! The event is open to all students, and we encourage you to take advantage of the chance to learn more about medical malpractice law.
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FedEx Ground - October 25, 2019

Students are invited to attend a "Lawyers on Location" luncheon and tour of FedEx Ground's Moon Township headquarters. Numerous FedEx Ground in-house counsel (including Duquesne Law graduates) will be there to answer questions, give advice and offer suggestions for you as you plan your legal career. This is an outstanding opportunity to build your network! The event is open to all students, and we encourage you to take advantage of the chance to learn more about the in-house counsel experience.

PNC - November 8, 2019

Students are invited to attend a "Lawyers on Location" luncheon and tour of PNC Bank's Tower at PNC Plaza. Jamie Whetzel, Deputy General Counsel for PNC's Asset Management Group will be joining us. Numerous PNC Bank in-house counsel (including Duquesne Law graduates) will be there to answer questions, give advice and talk about traditional and non-traditional career options within the Bank. This is an outstanding networking opportunity and great way for you to learn about PNC! A tour of the building will be included and, if you have not already been there, it is quite impressive.

Pennsylvania Office of Attorney General - November 15, 2019

Simquita Bridges (L'96), Assistant Chief Deputy Attorney General, along with Ebony D. Caldwell, Ed.D., Diversity and Inclusion Officer, will be hosting a Lawyers on Location program to encourage diverse students to apply for internships and positions with the PA OAG. This is an outstanding opportunity to build your network!


Past Lawyers on Location Locations!

  • Allegheny County Bar Association
  • Allegheny County Bar Foundation
  • Allegheny County Jail
  • Allegheny County District Attorney's Office
  • Allegheny County Public Defender's Office
  • Buchanan Ingersoll and Rooney, PC
  • Burns White, LLC
  • City of Pittsburgh Law Department
  • Dickie, McCamey & Chilcote, P.C.
  • Duquesne University Office of the General Counsel
  • Duquesne University Title IX Office
  • Eckert Seamans Cherin & Mellott, LLC
  • Education Law Center and Disability Rights Pennsylvania
  • Elliott Group
  • Farrell Reisinger & Comber, LLC
  • FedEX Ground
  • Kennemetal
  • K&L Gates LLP
  • Meyer, Unkovic & Scott LLP
  • MSA Safety
  • KPMG
  • Matthews International Corporation
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • Pietragallo Gordon Alfano Bosick & Raspanti, LLP
  • Pittsburgh Penguins, Office of the COO
  • Pollock Begg Komar Glasser & Vertz LLC
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • Rivers Casino
  • Ryan, LLC 
  • Thomson Rhodes and Cowie
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Pennsylvania

Learn More

Contact the Career Services Office for more information about Lawyers on Location. 

Samantha Coyne
Employer Outreach Manager
Room 205
412.396.2593
coynes1@duq.edu