Gina M. Zumpella

ZumpellaGina

Partner
Telephone: (412)263-5221

E-mail: gzumpella@walshlegal.net

Gina concentrates her practice in civil litigation defense of wrongful death and bodily injury claims arising from general liability cases including construction and industrial accidents, motor vehicle and tractor-trailer accidents, premises liability, and fires, as well as employment, professional liability and product liability. She also practices family law, landlord/tenant law and criminal defense.  Gina was recognized as a Pennsylvania Super Lawyer Rising Star from 2010-2015 and a Pennsylvania Super Lawyer from 2016-2019. She serves as Treasurer of the Allegheny County Bar Association Civil Litigation Council and is  the Secretary and Director of Events for the Western Pennsylvania Division of the Claims and Litigation Management Alliance. In June 2018, she was appointed to a three-year term as a Hearing Committee Member serving the Disciplinary Board of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania.  She chairs the firm’s Criminal Law section.

Gina is an active supporter of the Magee Institute and Research Foundation, which supports the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit of Magee Womens Hospital and serves as a Vice President and Pittsburgh Division Coordinator of Project Sweet Peas, a national non-profit organization coordinated by volunteers, who through personal experience have become passionate about providing support to families of premature or sick infants and to those who have been affected by pregnancy and infant loss.

Education

  • University of Pittsburgh School of Law, JD, 2001; Certificate in Health Law
  • Allegheny College, BA, 1998; magna cum laude; Pi Sigma Alpha National Honor Society for Political Science; Order of Omega Honor Society

Admissions

  • Pennsylvania
  • West Virginia
  • United States District Courts: Western District of Pennsylvania, Middle District of Pennsylvania; Northern District of West Virginia

Professional Associations

  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • Allegheny County Bar Association
  • West Virginia Bar Association
  • Claims and Litigation Management Alliance
  • Academy of Trial Lawyers of Allegheny County

Reported Case

  • Montagazzi vs. Crisci et al, 994 A.2d 626, (Pa. Super. 2010)