Richard C. Polley

Shareholder

Two PPG Place, Suite 400
Pittsburgh, PA 15222-5402
T: 800-243-5412
D: 412-281-7272
F: 888-811-7144

rpolley@dmclaw.com




Richard C. Polley is a shareholder of Dickie, McCamey & Chilcote, P.C., serves on the firm’s Executive Committee, and is Co-Chair of the Toxic Tort Group . He has extensive experience in civil trial practice and personal injury defense, as well as toxic tort law, commercial litigation, construction law, product liability law, and employment law.

Professional Accomplishments:

  • AV Preeminent ® Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell ®
  • The Best Lawyers in America © :  2014 “Lawyer of the Year” in Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions – Defendants for Pittsburgh
  • The Best Lawyers in America © since 2008:  Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions – Defendants
  • Pennsylvania Super Lawyers ®

Admissions and Licenses:

  • Pennsylvania Bar Admission – 1981
  • New York Bar Admission – 2006
  • Ohio Bar Admission – 1998
  • West Virginia Bar Admission – 1992
  • Supreme Court of Appeals of West Virginia
  • Supreme Court of Ohio
  • Supreme Court of Pennsylvania
  • Supreme Court of the United States
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Third and Fourth Circuits
  • United States District Court for the Middle and Western Districts of Pennsylvania
  • United States District Court for the Northern and Southern Districts of Ohio
  • United States District Court for the Northern and Southern Districts of West Virginia

Memberships:

  • Allegheny County Bar Association
  • Defense Research Institute
  • Defense Trial Counsel of West Virginia
  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • Pennsylvania Defense Institute
  • The West Virginia State Bar

Community Involvement:

  • Ingomar Franklin Park Athletic Association (former baseball and softball coach)
  • North Allegheny Basketball Association (former coach)
  • Pittsburgh Power Softball (former coach)
  • St. Paul’s United Methodist Church, Wexford, Pennsylvania
  • West Penn Wolverine AAU Basketball (former coach)

Education:

  • J.D., University of Pittsburgh School of Law (1981); Law Review (Comment Editor 1979–1980); Journal of Law and Commerce (founding member and Comment and Note Editor 1980–1981)
  • B.S., Allegheny College (1978), cum laude, Mathematics; Phi Beta Kappa; Theta Chi


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