Neal R. Devlin
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Shareholder
Law Firm Name:
Knox McLaughlin Gornall & Sennett, P.C.
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Education

  • University of Pittsburgh School of Law, 2002,J.D.;Summa Cum Laude; University of Pittsburgh Law Review, Editor-in-Chief, 2001-2002; President's Scholarship;CALIcertificate in Contracts, Legal Process and Civil Procedure
  • Colgate University, 1999,B.A.;Cum Laude; Phi Eta Sigma; Freshman Honor Society; Deans List

Admissions Certifications

  • Pennsylvania, 2002
  • U.S.District Court, Western District of Pennsylvania, 2002
  • U.S.Bankruptcy Court, 2002
  • U.S.Tax Court, 2008
  • U.S.Court of Appeals Third Circuit, 2009

Professional Affiliations

  • Erie County Bar Association,Mock Trial Commitee; Board of Directors, Secretary (20092011); Delegate to Statewide Annual Meeting (2002)
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association

Mr. Devlin concentrates on constitutional law, appellate practice, and commercial, employment and tort litigation. After law school and working for the Knox Firm for one year, Mr. Devlin clerked for the Honorable Richard L. Nygaard on theU.S.Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit. Since returning to the Knox Firm, he has focused primarily on litigating contract, business and intellectual property disputes.

Recent Accomplishments

  • Successfully defended dissenters rights of minority shareholder of a private corporation
  • Prosecuted several restrictive covenant cases

Awards Honors

  • Included in Best Lawyers in America, Woodward White (Commercial Litigation), 2013
  • Selected for inclusion in Pennsylvania Super Lawyers Rising Stars List for 2008 and 2010

Speaking Engagements

  • Presenter at firm Litigation Workers Compensation Seminar
  • Presenter at firm Municipal Symposium
  • Frequent speaker on E-Discovery to various groups

Community Professional Service

  • Hamot Health Foundation,Board of Corporators
  • Experience Childrens Museum,Board Member
  • Church of the Nativity,Council Member
  • Church of the Nativity of Christ Foundation,President

Firm Involvement

  • Shareholder
  • Building Committee,Chair
  • Technology Committee,E-Discovery Subcommittee Chair
  • Recruitment Committee
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US District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania

US District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania


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2009
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US Court of Appeals for the 3rd Circuit

US Court of Appeals for the 3rd Circuit


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2008
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US Tax Court

US Tax Court


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2002
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State Bar Association of Pennsylvania

State Bar Association of Pennsylvania

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Job position:
Shareholder
Law Firm Name:
Knox McLaughlin Gornall & Sennett, P.C.
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School name:
University of Pittsburgh
Academic degree:
J.D. - Juris Doctor
Dates attended:
... - 2002
Honors:
summa cum laude

School name:
Colgate University
Academic degree:
B.A. - Bachelor of Art
Dates attended:
... - 1999
Honors:
cum laude
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