Merchant & Kay
Attorneys at law

about merchant & kay


The law firm of Merchant & Kay, LLC was founded by Charles A. Merchant and Paul G. Kay.  Both partners have in excess of 29 years of experience litigating matters in Federal and State Court throughout Western Pennsylvania.

The mission of the firm is to provide cost-efficient representation and to resolve matters for clients at the earliest and most advantageous time possible.

  • Recognizes the need for clients to limit and budget for legal expenses.
  • Offers a wide variety of fee arrangements including flat fees, contingent fees, modified contingent feeds and hourly billing.
  • Concentrates in civil and criminal trial work.
  • Well versed in providing services necessary to avoid litigation.

The firm's offices are located in a convenient business district on Mt. Lebanon Blvd. in the South Hills of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  This allows for easy access to all Federal and State Courts in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, which is its primary area of practice.  The firm represents numerous individual and business clients outside of the city and routinely provides the convenience of traveling to the client. 

Merchant & Kay, LLC has been rated by Martindale Hubbell which is the most widely used law directory for attorneys in the United States.  The firm is rated "AV" which is the highest peer-review rating demonstrating very high to preeminent legal ability and very high ethical standards.  The ratings are developed through Martindale Hubbell's confidential solicitation of members of the Bar and Judiciary. 

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