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 has more than 20 years of complex commercial litigation experience spanning a broad range of industries and subject areas. Mr. Connelly is a leading lawyer for the representation of oil and natural gas companies in all areas of development in the Marcellus and Utica Shale and beyond.  Mr. Connelly also acts as national coordinating counsel for pharmaceutical companies, including in the defense of opioid-related actions.


  • 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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