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(304) 826-2050

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Pion, Nerone, Girman & Smith, P.C.

Contact Information

(412) 667-6201

Bar Admissions

Pennsylvania State Courts

West Virginia State Courts

Western District of Pennsylvania

Northern District of West Virginia

Southern District of West Virginia


University of Pittsburgh School of Law,
J.D. (2001)

Pennsylvania State University,
B.S., Spanish and International Politics (1998)

Paul A. Custer | Shareholder

Paul A. Custer concentrates his practice in the areas of commercial property and casualty litigation, product liability defense, professional liability claims, and transportation litigation.  Having broad experience in both private and in-house law firms, he has extensive experience in the courtroom, arbitration, and mediation. He has also been a frequent lecturer on topics such as Risk Management, Risk Transfer, Tort Reform, and How Juries Make Decisions. He is a Member of the Claims and Litigation Management Alliance (CLM), the Transportation Lawyers Association, USLAW Network, and the Pennsylvania Motor Truck Association.

Mr. Custer is admitted to practice before the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania, United States District Courts for the Western and Middle Districts of Pennsylvania, Supreme Court of West Virginia, and United States District Courts for the Northern and Southern Districts of West Virginia. He received his undergraduate degree at the Pennsylvania State University and his juris doctorate from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law. Throughout his career, he has been retained to represent national and regional transportation companies, construction and construction equipment companies, an international entertainment/event company, mining and mining equipment companies, oil & gas service and equipment suppliers, commercial property owners, and a variety of manufacturers and distributors.

With more than 20 years of experience, Mr. Custer maintains an AV Preeminent Peer Review Rating from Martindale-Hubbell, exemplifying distinguished peer reviews in professional excellence.