Douglas C. LaSota: Lawyer with Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin, P.C.

Douglas C. LaSota

Phone(412) 803-3466

Peer Rating
AV® Preeminent

Client Rating

Featured AV Peer Review Rated Lawyer IconFeatured AV Peer Review Rated Lawyer Icon
Printer Friendly VersionEmail this PageDownload to My Outlook ContactsAdd lawyer to My FavoritesCompare this lawyer to other lawyers in your favorites

Experience & Credentials Ratings & Reviews

Practice Areas

  • Architectural, Engineering and Construction Defect Litigation
  • Construction Injury Litigation
  • Environmental & Toxic Tort Litigation
  • Class Action Litigation
  • Real Estate E&O Liability
  • Commercial Litigation
University West Virginia University, B.S., 1987
Law SchoolDuquesne University School of Law, J.D., 1997
Admitted1997, Pennsylvania; U.S. District Court Western District of Pennsylvania; Supreme Court of Pennsylvania

Associations & Memberships

Allegheny County Bar Association, Chair, Construction Law Section


Douglas LaSota is a member of the firm's Professional Liability Department, where he focuses a portion of his practice in the defense of construction and engineering professionals and firms, in complex construction and design defect claims, breach of contract actions, and all manner of construction accidents. He also represents clients in environmental litigation; including class action suits alleging ground water contamination, and landfill suits alleging improper acceptance, classification and disposal of liquid wastes. He also represents clients in OSHA and MSHA litigation. In addition to Douglas's experience and background in construction and engineering, he is also practiced in general commercial litigation matters, real estate law as well as surety law litigation.

Prior to attending law school Douglas worked for a Fortune 500 manufacturer as a plant engineer and production superintendent, with responsibility for capital improvement projects and plant expansions. After becoming an attorney, Douglas continued to leverage his engineering background toward his practice, and currently serves as the vice chair for the Allegheny County Bar Association's Construction Law Section. He is also active in real estate law and has served on his community's zoning board, and acts as Solicitor for the Peace Parish Real Estate Committee.

In 1987, Douglas graduated from West Virginia University with a B.S. in Industrial Engineering and then he received his juris doctor from Duquesne University School of Law in 1997. He is admitted to practice before the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania, Superior Court of Pennsylvania, United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania, United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and United States Court of Federal Claims. Additionally, he maintains a BV Distinguished Peer Review Rating from Martindale-Hubbell.

Honors & Awards

•AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell

Year Joined Organization



View Ratings & Reviews
Profile Visibility
#557 in weekly profile views out of 9,567 lawyers in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
#112,851 in weekly profile views out of 1,740,929 total lawyers Overall

Office Information

Douglas C. LaSota

600 Grant Street, Suite 2900
PittsburghPA 15219


Professional Networking for Legal Professionals Only

Quickly and easily expand your professional
network - join the premier global network for legal professionals only. It's powered by the
Martindale-Hubbell database - over 1,000,000 lawyers strong.
Join Now