Alisa N. Carr: Lawyer with Leech Tishman

Alisa N. Carr

Partner
Pittsburgh,  PA  U.S.A.
Phone412.261.1600 x 218

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Practice Areas

  • Litigation
  • Energy
  • Employment
 
University Miami University, B.A., 1986
 
Law SchoolUniversity of Pittsburgh School of Law, J.D., 1989
 
Admitted1989, Pennsylvania; 1989, U.S. District Court, Western District of Pennsylvania; 1992, U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit; 1993, U.S. Supreme Court; 1995, U.S. Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit; 1996, U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit; U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit; U.S. District Court, Middle District of Pennsylvania; Various state and federal courts pro hac vice
 
Biography

Alisa N. Carr is an experienced litigator and employment law specialist, with a track record of successful results for clients. A partner in the Litigation, Employment and Energy Practice Groups, her practice includes litigation, arbitration and mediation before federal and state courts, administrative and regulatory agencies and private arbitrators with an emphasis on commercial and construction law, employment litigation, landlord/tenant, real estate, oil & gas, zoning and land use.

During the course of her career, Alisa has assisted clients with a broad range of issues, including:

· Obtaining successful verdicts or summary disposition in actions asserting breach of contract, negligence, fraud, non-compete, premises liability, declaratory judgment, insurance coverage, agency, zoning, land use, landlord/tenant, commercial and residential mortgage foreclosures, property assessment appeals, eminent domain, receiverships, easements, quiet title, ejectment, title insurance and title claims, oil & gas leasing, land transfer and finance

· Representing landowners and development companies in oil and gas lease preparation and negotiation, land acquisition and transfer, title review, pipeline rights of way, easements and compensation for structures ancillary to operations and transportation

· Representing clients in litigation involving oil and gas leasing, title defense, title claims, quiet title actions, land transfer and finance, surface coal permits, subsurface ownership rights

· Representing property owners, developers, general contractors and subcontractors in breach of contract, negligence, mechanics' lien, prevailing wage, ADA Title III access, and contractor and subcontractor payment claims

· Drafting and enforcement of employment, non-compete and severance contracts, counseling in the areas of employee hiring, management, statutory compliance and discharge and defense and prosecution of claims before federal and state administrative agencies and courts including: Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, The Americans with Disabilities Act, The Age Discrimination in Employment Act, The Fair Labor Standards Act, The Family and Medical Leave Act, The Equal Pay Act and unemployment compensation

· Serving as a settlement officer for several hundred commercial and residential real estate transactions

· Extensive experience appearing before federal and state appellate courts

Professional Memberships

Third Circuit Court of Appeals Bar Association

Allegheny County Bar Association (Arbitrator, Fee Dispute Committee)

Community Involvement

Allegheny Conference on Community Development (Regional Investor Designate)

Allegheny County Bar Association Stepping Out Program (Guest Speaker/Teacher)

Boardlink- Duquesne University Non-Profit Institute (Providing free legal services to local non-profits)

Community College of Allegheny County (Guest Teacher)

CORO- Women in Leadership, Class XII (Graduate)

Duquesne University Non-Profit Leadership Academy (Graduate)

Executive Service Corps of Western Pennsylvania

Miami University Alumni Recruiting Network

Pittsburgh Cultural Trust- Pittsburgh International Children's Theater (Member, Advisory Board of Directors)

Pittsburgh Public Schools Magnet School Program (Guest Speaker)

United Way (Member, Grant Assessment Team)

University of Pittsburgh School of Law Moot Court (Judge)

 
ISLN909762597
 

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The Department of Justice Files a Statement of Interest in Support of ADA Title III Point-of-Sale Litigation
Alisa N. Carr, May 7, 2014
On April 10, 2014, the United States Department of Justice (“DOJ”) filed a Statement of Interest in the matter of New v. Lucky Brand Dungaree Stores, Inc., 14-CV-20574 (S.D. Fla.) asking the District Court to find a valid claim of discrimination under Title III of the Americans with...

Allegheny County Property Tax Assessment Appeals- Deadline to File is March 31, 2014
Alisa N. Carr,Kenneth C. Foltz, April 8, 2014
If you own commercial or residential real estate in Allegheny County, Monday, March 31, 2014 is the deadline to:
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Alisa N. Carr

525 William Penn Place, 30th Floor
PittsburghPA 15219




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