Todd Spivak

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Family Law Attorney in Pittsburgh, PA

Spivak Law Firm
 | 2893 West Liberty Avenue, Suite 100
Pittsburgh, PA 15216
Phone: 412-344-4900
Fax: 412-344-4910
Selected to Rising Stars: 2016 - 2019
Licensed Since: 2011
Practice Areas:
  • Family Law (70%),
  • Criminal Defense (30%)
Attorney Profile

Todd Spivak is an attorney and owner at Spivak Law Firm in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He represents clients in all areas of family law and criminal defense with a special focus on child custody and domestic violence. 

In his family law practice, Mr. Spivak handles child custody, child support, divorce, spousal support, Protection From Abuse (PFA), and Children Youth and Families (CYF). His criminal practice focuses on domestic violence, theft crimes, drug crimes, driving under the influence, probation violations, and record expungements. 

Based in Pittsburgh, Mr. Spivak represents clients across southwestern Pennsylvania. He is admitted to practice law in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania. Mr. Spivak earned a Juris Doctor degree from University of Colorado Law School; while in law school, he represented clients at the State Public Defender's and United States Attorney's offices.

A former investigative reporter, Mr. Spivak was a Pulitzer Prize nominee in 2006 and 2008. His work won dozens of national, regional and statewide awards. He continues to write on legal issues for the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, as well as the Pennsylvania and Allegheny County bar associations.

Mr. Spivak volunteers as an advocate for victims of domestic violence and as a coach for youth sports. He has been selected every year since 2016 as a Pennsylvania Super Lawyer.

 
Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Family Law (70%): Alimony & Spousal Support, Child Support, Custody & Visitation, Divorce, Domestic Violence, Juvenile Law, Name Change, Paternity, Marital Property, Mediation & Collaborative Law, Father's Rights

Criminal Defense (30%): Assault & Battery, Criminal Law, Drug & Alcohol Violations, Expungement, False Accusations, Felony, Juvenile Delinquency, Misdemeanor, Motor Vehicle Offenses, Probation, Sex Offenses, Theft, Traffic Violations, Criminal Domestic Violence

Focus Areas

Alimony & Spousal Support, Child Support, Custody & Visitation, Divorce, Domestic Violence, Juvenile Law, Name Change, Paternity, Marital Property, Mediation & Collaborative Law, Father's Rights, Assault & Battery, Criminal Law, Drug & Alcohol Violations, Expungement, False Accusations, Felony, Juvenile Delinquency, Misdemeanor, Motor Vehicle Offenses, Probation, Sex Offenses, Theft, Traffic Violations, Criminal Domestic Violence

Selections

top-imageSelected to Rising Stars for 4 years

Rising Stars: 2016 - 2019

Email Me

To: Todd Spivak
Super Lawyers: Potential Client Inquiry

About Todd Spivak

Admitted: 2011, Pennsylvania

Professional Webpage: http://spivaklawfirm.com/about-us

Honors/Awards:

  • Super Lawyers, 2018
  • Super Lawyers, 2017
  • Super Lawyers, 2016
  • Expertise, Best Divorce Lawyers in Pittsburgh, 2016
  • American Institute of Family Law Attorneys, Client Satisfaction Award, 2016
  • National Association of Distinguished Counsel, Nation's Top One Percent, 2015
  • Investigative Reporters and Editors Certificate, Recipient, 2006
  • First Amendment Award, Recipient, 2008
  • The Pulitzer Prize (Nominee), Pulitzer Prize Board, 2006 and 2008

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Member, Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • Member, Allegheny County Bar Association
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania
  • Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Volunteer Attorney, Wills for Heroes Program
  • Volunteer Attorney, Neighborhood Legal Services Association

Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

Educational Background:

  • Albert A. List College, New York, NY, B.A.
Office Location for Todd Spivak

2893 West Liberty Avenue
Suite 100
Pittsburgh, PA 15216

Phone: 412-344-4900

Fax: 412-344-4910

Todd Spivak:

Last Updated: 12/11/2018

Page Generated: 0.42632484436035 sec