Amanda C. Cook

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Family Law Attorney in Pittsburgh, PA

Cook & Associates
 | 9380 McKnight Road, Suite 106
Pittsburgh, PA 15237
Phone: 412-318-5897
Fax: 412-366-0510
Selected to Rising Stars: 2012
Licensed Since: 2005
Practice Areas:
  • Family Law (80%),
  • Estate Planning & Probate (10%),
  • Nonprofit Organizations (10%)
Attorney Profile

Amanda C. Cook is an attorney at Cook & Associates in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Ms. Cook focuses her practice on family law, handling matters involving divorce, alimony pendente lite, child custody, grandparents’ rights, estate planning, living wills, powers of attorney, prenuptial agreements, postnuptial agreements, paternity, probate, protection from abuse orders, separation and spousal support.

Ms. Cook serves clients throughout Allegheny County and in Pittsburgh, Gibsonia, North Hills, Wexford, Cranberry Township and Butler. She has been a licensed attorney since 2015 and has become a respected attorney in the Pittsburgh region with a strong record of success.

After graduating from Ohio University with a bachelor’s degree in political science and a minor in Spanish, Ms. Cook earned her law degree from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law. She is admitted to practice in all Pennsylvania commonwealth courts and before the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania.

Ms. Cook has received recognition for her accomplishments since becoming an attorney. In 2016, she was awarded the distinction of being named one of the “top 10 under 40” by the National Academy of Family Law Attorneys.

Outside of her practice, Ms. Cook has authored articles on divorce and family law topics for Ross Township In Community magazine and the Tribune-Review. She is active in the legal community and belongs to the Allegheny County Bar Association and the Pennsylvania Bar Association. She also serves as board secretary of the Street Medicine Institute, a non-profit organization dedicated to providing health care to homeless individuals.

 
Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Family Law (80%): Alimony & Spousal Support, Child Support, Custody & Visitation, Dissolution, Divorce, Name Change, Paternity, Prenuptial Agreements, Marital Property, Mediation & Collaborative Law, Same Sex Family Law, Father's Rights

Estate Planning & Probate (10%): Estate Planning, Living Wills, Power of Attorney, Probate & Estate Administration, Trusts, Wills

Nonprofit Organizations (10%): Non-profit & Tax-exempt Organizations

Focus Areas

Alimony & Spousal Support, Child Support, Custody & Visitation, Dissolution, Divorce, Name Change, Paternity, Prenuptial Agreements, Marital Property, Mediation & Collaborative Law, Same Sex Family Law, Father's Rights, Estate Planning, Living Wills, Power of Attorney, Probate & Estate Administration, Trusts, Wills, Non-profit & Tax-exempt Organizations

Selections

top-imageSelected to Rising Stars for 1 years

Rising Stars: 2012

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About Amanda Cook

Admitted: 2005, Pennsylvania

Professional Webpage: https://www.pittlawyers.com/attorneys/amanda-cook/

Honors/Awards:

  • Super Lawyers, Rising Star, 2012
  • Pennsylvania Super Lawyers, Pennsylvania Super Lawyer, 2013
  • National Academy Of Family Law Attorneys, Nationally Ranked Top 10 Under 40, 2016

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Allegheny County Bar Association, Member, 2005 – Present
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Pennsylvania, Member, 2005 – Present
  • Pennsylvania State Bar Association, Member, 2005 – Present

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Street Medicine Institute, Board Secretary

Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

  • 4 Benefits of Mediating, Rather Than Litigating, Your Divorce, Custody and Support Matters, Ross Incommunity Magazine, 2016
  • 3 Misconceptions About Divorce, Ross Incommunity Magazine, 2016

Educational Background:

  • Ohio University, Athens, Ohio, B.A. in Political Science, Minor in Spanish, 2001
Office Location for Amanda C. Cook

9380 McKnight Road
Suite 106
Pittsburgh, PA 15237

Phone: 412-318-5897

Fax: 412-366-0510

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Last Updated: 10/9/2018

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