Gregory M. Pocrass

Gregory M. Pocrass

Shareholder
Location:
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Phone:
412-471-5910
Fax:
412-471-7351
Email:

Mr. Pocrass is a shareholder with the Pittsburgh firm of Frank, Gale, Bails, Murcko & Pocrass, P.C. Mr. Pocrass handles complex civil litigation and family law cases involving equitable distribution, pension and business valuation, spousal support, child support, alimony, and custody matters. Mr. Pocrass also handles estates, trusts and probate matters. As a result of his pro bono work, Mr. Pocrass has been nominated to the Allegheny County Bar Foundation Fellows Program. Mr. Pocrass received his B.A. in 1994 from Tulane University; received his Juris Doctorate from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law in 1997; and received his MBA from the University of Pittsburgh Katz School of Business in 2005.

Areas of Practice

  • Civil Litigation
  • Family Law
  • Probate and Estate Administration

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania

Education

  • University of Pittsburgh School of Law, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
    • Juris Doctorate - 1997
    • Honors: Clerked for former Pennsylvania Supreme Court Chief Justice Ralph J. Cappy
    • Honors: Researched and updated the Lawyers Quick Reference for Pennsylvania
    • Honors: Case Notes law school representative
  • Tulane University
    • B.A. - 1994
    • Honors: Dean’s List
    • Honors: Randall Lee Gibson Honor Society
    • Honors: Sigma Alpha Mu Fraternity
    • Honors: Men’s Basketball Manager
    • Major: Political Economy
  • University of Pittsburgh Katz School of Business
    • M.B.A. - 2005
    • Honors: Dean’s List – 3.65 GPA
    • Major: Concentrations in Finance and Marketing

Honors and Awards

  • Allegheny County Bar Foundation Fellows Program

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Allegheny County Bar Association, Member
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association, Member
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • Allegheny County Matrimonial Inns of Court, Member
  • Councilman for South Hill Jewish Pittsburgh

Past Employment Positions

  • International Sports Marketing, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Account Executive, 1996
  • Berks County Public Defender’s Office, Reading, Pennsylvania, Legal Intern, 1995
  • Chocolick, Ltd., Reading, Pennsylvania, Assistant to the President, 1988 - 1997

Pro Bono Activities

  • Nominated for the Allegheny County Bar Foundation Fellows Program for pro bono work