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Robert S. Bernstein


Current Position

Co-Managing Partner
Bernstein-Burkley, P.C.
707 Grant Street
Suite 2200, Gulf Tower
Pittsburgh, PA 15219

Tel: 412-456-8101
Fax: 412-456-8135

Class: XXVII (2016)Circuit: Third


University of Pittsburgh, BA Philosophy (1976)
Duquesne University School of Law, JD (1981)

Professional Career

Managing Partner, Bernstein-Burkley, P.C. (and predecessors) (1970-)


Commercial Law League of America, Board of Governors President (2015-2016)
Lease Enforcement Attorneys Network, Founder and Chairman
American Bankruptcy Institute, Member
Association for Conflict Resolution, Trained Mediator
Equipment Leasing and Finance Association, Member
Allegheny County Bar Association, Member


American Board of Certification, Certified in Business Bankruptcy (1992-)
American Board of Certification, Certified in Creditors' Rights (1992-)
Listed in "Best Lawyers in America" since 2009
Named the Best Lawyers 2016 Litigation – Bankruptcy “Lawyer of the Year” in Pittsburgh (2016)
Named a "Super Lawyer" every year since 2004