Dennis B. Rafferty

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Greensburg, PA

550 East Pittsburgh Street
Greensburg, PA 15601
Phone: 724-221-3191
Fax: 724-837-1348
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2015 - 2021
Licensed Since: 1974
Practice Areas: Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (60%), Schools & Education (30%), Criminal Defense (10%)
Attorney Profile

Dennis B. Rafferty is a founding partner of Quatrini Rafferty, P.C., located in Greensburg, Pennsylvania. Focusing his practice on civil litigation, he provides representation to plaintiffs throughout the central and western portions of the state who have been harmed by the negligence of others in motor vehicle accidents and similar incidents. Mr. Rafferty has also served as counsel to school districts in Westmoreland County and handles zoning disputes as well.

As an undergraduate, Mr. Rafferty attended Saint Vincent College in Latrobe, Pennsylvania, receiving a Bachelor of Arts in political science magna cum laude in 1971. He then pursued his legal education at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law and was awarded his Juris Doctor cum laude in 1974. While in law school, he served on the University of Pittsburgh Law Review. Upon his graduation, Mr. Rafferty was honored with membership in the Order of the Coif. He founded his current firm in 1980 after being a sole practitioner. Admitted to practice in Pennsylvania, Mr. Rafferty is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania.

Throughout his career, Mr. Rafferty has earned the respect of his fellow professionals, as witnessed by his receipt of an AV Preeminent* peer review rating through Martindale-Hubbell and a 10.0 "Superb" peer review rating through Avvo. He has had numerous successes in jury trials and has also won decisions for his clients on appeals. Mr. Rafferty remains an active participant in numerous legal organizations. His memberships include the Pennsylvania Association for Justice, the Western Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association and the Westmoreland Bar Association. Mr. Rafferty has also served his community as a member of the Greater Latrobe-Laurel Valley Regional Chamber of Commerce.

*AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.

Practice Areas
  • 60%Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff
  • 30%Schools & Education
  • 10%Criminal Defense
Focus Areas

Motor Vehicle Accidents, Schools


7 Years Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers: 2015 - 2021

About Dennis B. Rafferty

Admitted: 1974, Pennsylvania

Professional Webpage:


  • Rated as a preeminent lawyer by Martindale Hubbell

Scholarly Lectures/Writings

  • Landlord's District, University of Pittsburgh Law Review, Volume 35, 1973
  • Outside Director's Dilemma, University of Pittsburgh Law Review, Volume 35, 1974

Educational Background

  • St. Vincent College, Latrobe, PA, USA, B.A. magna cum laude, Major: Political Science, 1971

Bar/Professional Activity

  • Pennsylvania, 1974
  • Western Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association, Member
  • Pennsylvania Association for Justice, Member
  • Westmoreland Academy of Trial Lawyers, Member
  • Latrobe Jaycees
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Pennsylvania
  • Pennsylvania Association of Trial Lawyers, Member
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Office Location for Dennis B. Rafferty

550 East Pittsburgh Street
Greensburg, PA 15601

Phone: 724-221-3191

Fax: 724-837-1348

Last Updated: 12/29/2020

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