Timothy R. Stienstraw
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Timothy R. Stienstraw

Mr. Stienstraw is an experienced attorney with a background in commercial litigation and advising businesses and professionals. His practice includes the litigation and resolution of disputes both between businesses as well as among partners and corporate shareholders. He is also a Certified Information Privacy Professional with knowledge of privacy laws in the United States and abroad.

Prior to working at Smith & Hennessey PLLC, Tim worked at the Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania office of Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin, P.C., a large litigation firm with offices across in several eastern states. In that role, he represented a number of Pennsylvania businesses, employers and professionals. In 2016, he was part of the team of professional liability attorneys named Litigation Department of the Year by The Legal Intelligencer. Tim also worked for several years as an Assistant District Attorney in Pittsburgh, where he prosecuted cases before juries and judges.

Tim completed both his law school and undergraduate degrees at The University of Pittsburgh. He has a B.A., magna cum laude, in English Writing and Political Science. In law school, he served as Research Editor on the University of Pittsburgh Law Review. Along with his J.D., Tim also obtained a Certificate in International and Comparative Law.
Tim is admitted to practice in Pennsylvania (2010) and Washington (2018) as well as before the Western District of Washington, the Western District of Pennsylvania and the Third Circuit Court of Appeals. He is an active member of the King County Bar Association and a number of other professional organizations. He can be contacted at tstienstraw@smithhennessey.com.


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