About Attorney Mielnicki

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Attorney Mielnicki has a 10/10 rating on Avvo.com, as well as a 5 - Star Rating with 68 reviews. In addition, he is a 2017 Avvo Clients' Choice Award Winner in Criminal Defense. 

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Whether your loved one needs bond or bail, or you wish to fight your case at trial or negotiate the best possible plea deal, Attorney Milenicki stands ready to assist you.

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Attorney Mielnicki is an advocate for justice and does not believe justice must come at a high price. In some cases, he'll even accept a payment plan.

About Robert E. Mielnicki, Esq.

Criminal Defense Attorney Robert E. Mielnicki graduated cum laude from Duquesne University School of Law in 1991. He finished 5th in a class of 100, was invited to join the Law Review and worked at Kirkpatrick & Lockhart, one of the biggest law firms in the country, while in law school. Upon graduation, he worked for four years as a Public Defender. During those four years he represented thousands of clients charged with crimes. While those four years were a great learning experience, Criminal Defense Attorney Robert E. Mielnicki secured jury trial acquittals while a Public Defender for clients charged with Murder, Felony Drug Offenses, Burglary and Theft.

 Since entering private practice in late 1995, he has continued to practice criminal law in both state and Federal court. Attorney Mielnicki cannot think of a crime that he has not had to defend a client against. He has been consulted as an expert in criminal law and has taught other attorneys continuing education classes regarding DUI Strategies and Police Liability through Lorman Education Services. He prides himself in reviewing the newest cases relevant to Pennsylvania criminal law at the end of each month.

Attorney Robert E. Mielnicki is a respected appellate lawyer, having handled numerous cases before the Pennsylvania Superior Court, Pennsylvania Commonwealth Court, Pennsylvania Supreme Court and the United States Third Circuit Court of Appeals. Some of his notable appeals include:Commonwealth v. Carley, 2017 WL 1476309 (Pa.Super. 2017)Commonwealth v. Gaetano, 2017 WL 1246683 (Pa.Super. 2017)Commonwealth v. Evans, 153 A.3d 323 (2016)Colon v. Rozum, 649 Fed.Appx. 259 (3d Cir. 2016)United States v. Zimmerman, 277 F.3d 426 (3rd Cir. 2002)Commonwealth v. Wilson, 927 A.2d 279 (Pa.Super. 2007)
Commonwealth v. Rush, 909 A.2d 805 (Pa.Super 2006)Hudak v. Pennsylvania Board of Probation and Parole, 757 A.2d 439 (Pa.Cmwlth 2000)Commonwealth v. Hudak, 710 A.2d 1213 (Pa.Super. 1997)Commonwealth v Smith, 545 Pa. 487, 681 A.2d 1288 (1995)Commonwealth v. Rosario, 545 Pa. 4, 679 A.2d 756 (1993) 

Criminal Defense Attorney Robert E. Mielnicki has over 25 years of experience representing clients charged with crimes including Murder, Drug Felonies (state and Federal Court), Assault, Sexual Offenses, Burglary and DUI. He is recognized as a TOP 100 Lawyer by The National Trial Lawyers Organization and has been rated a perfect 10 by Avvo. He has taught continuing legal education classes to other attorneys. He charges reasonable fees. Let him put his experience to work for you. Call him now at 412-288-0300. If he is not in court, he is probably available right now to begin an aggressive defense on your behalf.If you are charged with a crime, Attorney Robert E. Mielnicki will not judge you. He cannot imagine his clients feeling more comfortable with their lawyer than they are with him as evidenced by their endless calls to his cell phone late into the night. Criminal Defense Attorney Robert E. Mielnicki is licensed to practice in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania , the Third Circuit Court of Appeals and before the United States Supreme Court. He has handled cases in Allegheny County, Armstrong County,Beaver County, Blair County, Bucks County (Civil Case-Wrongful Death Case Settled for $ 1 million), Butler County, Cambria County, Chester County (Civil Case Settled for $275,000),Clarion County, Cumberland County, Erie County, Fayete County, Greene County, Indiana County, Jefferson County, Lancaster County, Lawrence County, Lebanon County, Mercer County, Somerset County, Venango County, Washington County, Westmoreland County, the United States District Court for the Western District of PA , the United States District Court for the Middle District of PA (Civil Case- FTCA – Settled for $400,000) and Steubenville, Ohio (Civil Case Settled for $200,000).For a list of results obtained by Attorney Mielnicki is married with three children and resides in the North Hills of Pittsburgh. 

For a free consultation about your criminal case, call Criminal Defense Attorney Robert E. Mielnicki at 412-330-1000 or e-mail him at rmielnicki@pghcriminalattorney.com.