Richard C. Polley

Richard C. Polley: Attorney with Dickie, McCamey & Chilcote, P.C.

Biography

Richard C. Polley is a shareholder of Dickie, McCamey & Chilcote, P.C., serves on the firm's Executive Committee, and is Co-Chair of the Toxic Tort Group. He has extensive experience in civil trial practice and personal injury defense, as well as toxic tort law, commercial litigation, construction law, product liability law, and employment law.

Professional Accomplishments:

•AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell
The Best Lawyers in America : 2014 “Lawyer of the Year” in Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions - Defendants for Pittsburgh
The Best Lawyers in America since 2008: Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions - Defendants
Pennsylvania Super Lawyers

Community Involvement:

•Ingomar Franklin Park Athletic Association (former baseball and softball coach)
•North Allegheny Basketball Association (former coach)
•Pittsburgh Power Softball (former coach)
•St. Paul's United Methodist Church, Wexford, Pennsylvania
•West Penn Wolverine AAU Basketball (former coach)

Press Releases

•Thirty-Eight Dickie McCamey Lawyers Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America 2017 (8/15/2016)
•Thirty-Eight Dickie McCamey Lawyers Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America 2016 (8/24/2015)
•Thirty-Eight Dickie McCamey Lawyers Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America 2015 (9/15/2014)
•Dickie McCamey Applauds Its 42 Best Lawyers in America 2014 (8/30/2013)
•Three Dickie McCamey Attorneys Selected as ?Pittsburgh Lawyer of the Year 2014? (8/30/2013)
•Dickie McCamey Celebrates Its Best Lawyers 2013 in Pittsburgh, Camp Hill, Carey, Columbus, and Wheeling (9/20/2012)
•Thirty-three Dickie McCamey Lawyers Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America 2012 (12/1/2011)

Areas of Practice (9)

  • Insurance Law and Litigation
  • Product Liability
  • Technology Law
  • Toxic Torts
  • Asbestos Litigation
  • Silicosis Litigation
  • Business Torts
  • Construction Law
  • Insurance Coverage Litigation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
412-392-5306  Phone
888-811-7144  Fax
www.dmclaw.com
University Attended:
Allegheny College, B.S., Mathematics, cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, Theta Chi, 1978
Law School Attended:
University of Pittsburgh School of Law, J.D., 1981; Law Review, Comment Editor 1979-1980; Journal of Law and Commerce, founding member; Journal of Law and Commerce, Comment; Journal of Law and Commerce, Note Editor 1980-1981
Year of First admission:
1981
Admission:
1981, Pennsylvania; 1992, West Virginia; 1998, Ohio; 2006, New York; Supreme Court of Appeals of West Virginia; Supreme Court of Ohio; Supreme Court of Pennsylvania; Supreme Court of the United States; United States Court of Appeals for the Third and Fourth Circuits; United States District Court for the Middle and Western Districts of Pennsylvania; United States District Court for the Northern and Southern Districts of Ohio; United States District Court for the Northern and Southern Districts of West Virginia
Memberships:

Memberships

•Allegheny County Bar Association
•Defense Research Institute
•Defense Trial Counsel of West Virginia
•Ohio State Bar Association
•Pennsylvania Bar Association
•Pennsylvania Defense Institute
•The West Virginia State Bar

ISLN:
904375624

Peer Reviews

  • 4.5/5.0 (16)
  • A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.
  • Legal Knowledge

    4.4/5.0
  • Analytical Capability

    4.4/5.0
  • Judgment

    4.5/5.0
  • Communication

    4.4/5.0
  • Legal Experience

    4.6/5.0
  • Richard C. Polley

    5.0/5.0 by a Principal on 06/02/14 in Insurance Litigation on 06/02/14

    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      5.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      5.0/5.0
    • Communication

      5.0/5.0
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      5.0/5.0
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  • Richard C. Polley

    5.0/5.0 by a Sole Practitioner on 11/18/11 in General Practice on 11/18/11

    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      5.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      5.0/5.0
    • Communication

      5.0/5.0
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      5.0/5.0
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  • Richard C. Polley

    5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 11/11/11 in Products Liability Defense on 11/11/11

    Rick is an excellent lawyer and administrator who has always impressed me with his professionalism and high ethical standards.

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    Rick is an excellent lawyer and administrator who has always impressed me with his professionalism and high ethical standards.

    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      5.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      5.0/5.0
    • Communication

      5.0/5.0
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      5.0/5.0
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  • Richard C. Polley

    5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 11/07/11 in Toxic Torts on 11/07/11

    Excellent in ability and ethical standards

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    Excellent in ability and ethical standards

    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      5.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      5.0/5.0
    • Communication

      5.0/5.0
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      5.0/5.0
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  • Richard C. Polley

    5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 11/03/11 in Toxic Tort Defense on 11/03/11

    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      5.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      5.0/5.0
    • Communication

      5.0/5.0
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      5.0/5.0
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  • Richard C. Polley

    5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 11/03/11 in Accident Insurance on 11/03/11

    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      5.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      5.0/5.0
    • Communication

      5.0/5.0
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      5.0/5.0
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  • Richard C. Polley

    5.0/5.0 by a Managing Partner on 10/31/11 in Asbestos Defense on 10/31/11

    • Legal Knowledge

      4.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      4.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      5.0/5.0
    • Communication

      5.0/5.0
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      5.0/5.0
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  • Richard C. Polley

    5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 10/26/11 in Asbestos Litigation on 10/26/11

    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      5.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      5.0/5.0
    • Communication

      5.0/5.0
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      5.0/5.0
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  • Richard C. Polley

    4.8/5.0 by a Sole Practitioner on 11/19/11 in Insurance on 11/19/11

    Does a wonderful job for his clients.

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    Does a wonderful job for his clients.

    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      5.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      5.0/5.0
    • Communication

      4.0/5.0
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      5.0/5.0
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  • Richard C. Polley

    4.8/5.0 by a Partner on 11/11/11 in Civil Litigation on 11/11/11

    • Legal Knowledge

      4.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      5.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      5.0/5.0
    • Communication

      5.0/5.0
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      5.0/5.0
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