Todd A. Spivak is an attorney at Spivak Law Firm in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. In his family law practice, Mr. Spivak represents clients in cases involving divorce, adoption, child custody, child support, spousal support, division of marital property, domestic violence and other issues. In his criminal defense practice, he represents those accused of DUI, drug crimes, probation violations, theft and more. He also helps clients with wills, trusts and more. He represents clients in Pittsburgh, in Allegheny County and throughout Western Pennsylvania.
Many of Mr. Spivak’s cases involve Pennsylvania’s Protection From Abuse Act. In his role as a criminal defense attorney, he represents those accused of domestic violence and those seeking enforcement of protective orders under the act. He also represents clients in divorce and child custody disputes that involve accusations of abuse.
A graduate of List College in New York, New York, Mr. Spivak earned his law degree from Colorado Law in Boulder, Colorado. He is admitted to practice in all Pennsylvania state courts and the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania.
A former investigative reporter, Mr. Spivak was a Pulitzer Prize nominee in 2006 and 2008. He received a Hugh M. Hefner First Amendment Award in 2008. In his role as an attorney, he has written articles for publications and organizations including the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, the Houston Press and the Pennsylvania Bar Association.
In his spare time, Mr. Spivak also participates as a volunteer attorney for the Wills for Heroes Foundation and Pittsburgh’s Neighborhood Legal Services Association. He is a member of professional organizations including the Allegheny County Bar Association, the Pennsylvania Bar Association and the American Bar Association.
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Last Updated: 2/6/2017