About D'Onofrio Law Office, P.C.
D'Onofrio Law Office, P.C. is located in Foster Plaza 5 in the Greentree area of Pittsburgh. The office focuses its practice areas on estate planning including wills, trusts, asset protection, special needs planning and special needs trusts, guardianship matters, trust administration, trust settlement, and probate matters.
John A. D'Onofrio, Esq.
Attorney John A. D'Onofrio has been a licensed attorney for 37-plus years and is currently licensed by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court and the Pennsylvania Insurance Department.
In 2010, Mr. D'Onofrio was graciously awarded the Jefferson Award, a prestigious honor established by the late Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, honoring community and public service in America. He was featured in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette for achieving this honor.
At the onset of his career, John A. D'Onofrio was a law clerk at the international law firm of Fulbright & Jaworski LLP in the firm's Houston, Texas, headquarters.
Following his clerkship with Fulbright & Jaworski LLP, Mr. D'Onofrio was an intern with the Harris County District Attorney's Office in Houston, where he served first in the Misdemeanor Division - presenting more than 40 cases per day for plea bargains, hearings and trials. Eventually Mr. D'Onofrio was transferred to the Grand Jury Division, where he presented 850-plus cases to the Harris County Grand Jury.
When he first commenced the private practice of law in 1985, John A. D'Onofrio handled criminal cases, personal injury cases, bankruptcy cases, and estate and probate matters. While practicing in Houston, Mr. D'Onofrio had the distinction of being the attorney of record for Charles M. Hall in the then largest individual bankruptcy in U.S. history.
Upon moving to Pennsylvania in 1987, Mr. D'Onofrio became licensed to practice law in Pennsylvania by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court. Attorney D'Onofrio is also licensed to practice in U.S. Federal Court. Additionally, Attorney D'Onofrio is licensed by the Pennsylvania Department of Insurance.
Mr. D'Onofrio is an active member of the Pittsburgh community. He is currently a member of the following organizations:
Pennsylvania Bar Association
Christian Legal Society
Academy of Special Needs Planners
Pittsburgh Airport Area Chamber of Commerce
John A. D'Onofrio graduated with a B.A. from Mercyhurst University in Erie, Pennsylvania, and a J.D. from South Texas College of Law in Houston, Texas.
Sarah Hudzik - Sr. Paralegal
A former paralegal at General Nutrition Corporation, Bank of America, Reed Smith, and Weltman, Weinberg & Reis, Sarah has plenty of experience in the business arena and legal field.
Her attention to detail, impeccable client communication skills, organizational skills, as well has her strong ability to perform legal research and draft legal documents makes Sarah the perfect professional to compliment the two attorneys at our office.
Sarah is married with two children, loves being active and is always up for a challenge! She loves being outdoors and will take advantage of every sunny day Pittsburgh allows. She also loves cooking new recipes for family and friends and traveling with her husband to see their favorite rock bands play.
Contact An Experienced Lawyer Today
If you don't have an estate plan, or if you are worried that your current plan is not appropriate or up-to-date, or if you need to settle and administer a loved one's estate, contact D'Onofrio Law Office, P.C., online or call 412-928-2068 today to schedule a free initial consultation