Attorney Sean Logue Named National Trial Lawyers Top 40 Under 40

FEBRUARY 13, 2013

Pittsburgh criminal defense attorney Sean Logue today was named as one of The National Trial Lawyers: Top 40 Under 40.

The National Trial Lawyers: Top 40 Under 40 is a professional organization composed of top trial lawyers from each state or region who are younger than the age of 40.

“It is an honor for me to be included,” Logue said.

The invitation-only membership for attorneys practicing civil and criminal law who “exemplify superior qualifications, trial results, and leadership as a young lawyer under the age of 40.”

Logue earned his law degree from the West Virginia University College of Law. During law school, he clerked in the litigation departments of two large law firms in Pittsburgh.

After graduation, he accepted a position in the Pennsylvania Office of Attorney General’s Criminal Prosecutions Unit, where he helped prepare child predator and organized crime cases for trial.

Logue later served as an associate of master trial lawyer Donald I. Shrager before opening his own law practice, where he’s handled hundreds of criminal and civil litigation matters throughout southwestern Pennsylvania and northern West Virginia.

Those who are selected for the distinction through a multi-phase process that includes peer nominations and third-party research.

“It is our mission to promote a unique and professional networking opportunity for young lawyers, while developing progressive ideas to pursue justice for those injured by the negligence of others, to educate the public about the importance of access to courts that are free of bias and undue influence, and to protect the right of trial by jury,” the National Trial Lawyers website states.