Abe Delnore is a mid-level associate in the Pittsburgh office, where he maintains a varied litigation practice emphasizing insurance coverage, oil and gas, and general commercial litigation. In the insurance coverage area, Mr. Delnore helps policyholders obtain coverage under various types of insurance policies, including first-party and third party insurance, in response to both contemporary and historical losses. Mr. Delnore also represents a variety of clients in the oil and gas industry, including producers and pipeline operators, with a particular emphasis on title, lease, and land use disputes, including interpretation of chains of title, quiet title actions, and eminent domain condemnations. Mr. Delnore’s commercial litigation practice includes a wide variety of engagements for businesses of all sizes. Mr. Delnore represents his clients in state and federal trial and appellate courts as well as in arbitration and mediation proceedings.
Mr. Delnore’s pro bono engagements have representations of indigent civil rights plaintiffs and persons seeking final court orders under Pennsylvania’s Protection From Abuse statute.
Prior to attending law school, Mr. Delnore worked in title insurance as an examiner and underwriter. He was also a history instructor at a major American research university and spent a year teaching English language skills at a French university.
Mr. Delnore was a pensionnaire étranger at the École Normale Supérieure in Paris during the 2001-02 school year.