Cynthia M. Danel - Edgar Snyder & Associates

Cynthia M. Danel

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2011
Phone: 412-391-2101

Attorney Cynthia Danel has an AV® Preeminent™ rating from Martindale-Hubbell, the highest possible rating based on legal ability and general ethical standards. She made the list of Pennsylvania Super Lawyers®, an honor awarded to the top five percent of state-wide lawyers, from 2005-2016. Attorney Danel has also been honored on the Super Lawyers list of Top 50 Women Attorneys in Pennsylvania from 2008-2016. In addition, she was included on the list of Top 100 Attorneys in Pennsylvania for 2011-2016 and the list of Top 50 Attorneys in Pittsburgh from 2009-2016.

Attorney Danel is a Charter Fellow in the Litigation Counsel of America. The Litigation Counsel of America is a trial lawyer honorary society composed of less than one-half of one percent of American lawyers, limited to fewer than 3,500 Fellows. Membership is by invitation only.

Attorney Danel has tried numerous cases to verdict before a jury and has tried numerous insurance arbitration cases in Allegheny County and counties in Western and Central Pennsylvania. She has mediated and settled hundreds of cases, resulting in substantial recoveries for her clients. She has also successfully argued appellate (relating to appeals) cases before both the Superior and Supreme Courts of Pennsylvania.

Penn State University ParkBA 1971Penn State University ParkMA 1975Duquesne UniversityJ.D. 1981
Western Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers AssociationPennsylvania Association for JusticeWest Virginia Trial Lawyers AssociationMillion and Multi-Million Dollar Advocates ForumLitigation Counsel of AmericaNational Board of Trial AdvocacyAcademy of Trial Lawyers of Allegheny CountyAllegheny County Bar AssociationAmerican Association for JusticePennsylvania Bar AssociationTop 100 Trial Lawyer, The National Trial Lawyers

Office Location

US Steel Tower, 10th Floor
600 Grant Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15219-2705
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2012 Lawyer of the Year in Personal Injury Litigation of the Pittsburgh Metro Area
Cynthia M. Danel has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2012!


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Practice Areas

Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs