Michael G. Connelly

Michael G. Connelly


Pittsburgh, PA
Phone: 412.454.5025    Fax: 877.471.1573


Michael G. Connelly is a partner in the Trial and Dispute Resolution Practice Group of Pepper Hamilton LLP, resident in the Pittsburgh office. Mr. Connelly is recognized as one of the leading lawyers for the representation of oil and gas companies in all areas of development in the Marcellus and Utica Shale and beyond. He has a broad range of experience in complex commercial litigation, including energy matters, oil and gas law, class action defense, consumer finance litigation, media law, trade secret litigation, white collar criminal defense, construction and product liability matters.


  • J.D., University of Pittsburgh School of Law, 1997, staff member and lead articles editor, University of Pittsburgh Journal of Law and Commerce
  • B.A., Government/International Relations and History, magna cum laude, University of Notre Dame, 1994

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania
  • West Virginia

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of West Virginia
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of West Virginia
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Pennsylvania

Practice Areas

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