Jennifer M. Kirschler is a partner at the Pittsburgh office of Gordon & Rees and is a member of the Healthcare and Professional Liability Defense practice groups. She concentrates her practice in the areas of medical malpractice and nursing home litigation. Ms. Kirschler has extensive experience representing physicians, hospitals, physician practice groups, and nursing homes in all aspects of litigation including trials, mediations, and arbitrations.
Ms. Kirschler is also involved in Pro Bono activities in the Family Division of Allegheny County Courts. She has represented plaintiffs in Protection from Abuse matters. Currently, she represents children as their “Best Interest Attorney.” These situations occur when the Court cannot adequately spend the time investigating the parties’ situation and determine independently what would be in the best interest of the children.
District of Columbia
District of Columbia Court of Appeals
Supreme Court of Appeals of West Virginia
Supreme Court of Pennsylvania
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
Allegheny County Bar Association
Pennsylvania Bar Association
West Virginia Bar Association
Ms. Kirschler is involved in the Appalachia program at her church which involves traveling to West Virginia for a week in the summer and undertaking the repair and rebuilding of resident’s homes. She has also been involved in Habitat for Humanity.