Over 25 years experience helping victims of personal injury and accidents throughout Pennsylvania.
Fighting aggressively for victims of medical malpractice and wrongful death.
Working as a team dedicated to the results of our clients and their businesses.
Achieving results, including reducing property assessments in excess of $100 million dollars.
Flaherty Fardo is a Pittsburgh personal injury law firm that has been helping victims of serious injuries and accidents throughout Western Pennsylvania since 1997.
Our law firm has been built on honesty, integrity, hard-work and client satisfaction. We appreciate that each case is unique, and we attempt to treat each and every client the same as we would expect to be treated.
Our firm has recovered millions of dollars for injured victims through verdicts and confidential settlements. Our Pittsburgh personal injury lawyers have been recognized by Pennsylvania Super Lawyers, The Top 100 Trial Lawyers, Elite Lawyers of America, The Million Dollar Advocates Forum, and The Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum. Our law firm is entirely devoted to satisfied clients and has received an A+ from the Better Business Bureau.
Our lawyers have over 50 years combined experience litigating cases in the state and federal courts of Pennsylvania. Our clients have included people of all ages, races and backgrounds. We have focused on helping families recover after serious personal injuries and accidents, including:
We work very hard to make sure our clients are always updated and believe the best settlements can only occur when we are fully ready and prepared for trial. Therefore, we aggressively prepare each and every case for trial. We are fully committed to the success and well being of our clients. We offer free legal consultations for all injury and accident claims in Pennsylvania by calling us at 412.802.6666 or emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
"Outstanding, hardworking group of attorneys. Highly ethical and trustworthy. Smart, fast, and on top of every detail. Helped me to win 100% of my cases over a two-year period against a much bigger opponent. Did it by being smarter and working harder than the other guys. Super-responsive. I never had to wait for an answer and all of their answers were correct the first time. No nonsense whatsoever - a true partner and a pleasure to work with. Nicole Hauptman is an outstanding attorney who masters diverse case materials rapidly and keeps her clients fully informed and on the track to win. I will use them again for all of my needs."
"I was very fortunate to have Noah Fardo be my lawyer in my malpractice suit. Not only did he successfully represent me but also during the pretrial months (the case ended up being settled out of court) he kept me very well informed, and if I had a question promptly and effectively replied. He is both an excellent lawyer and an extremely nice person, who helped calm my distraught reaction to what to me was a serious injury. I would highly recommend him to anyone seeking a skilled, compassionate lawyer.”
"I would definitely refer anyone seeking a lawyer to this firm without a doubt! My case was not an "easy one" and the lawyer that represented me was excellent. I was hit by a car and several witness reports contradicted one another, therefore I honestly was 99.9% sure that would prevent me from winning the case, or receiving ANY compensation. But I pursued it regardless, with a "nothing to lose" attitude. Flaherty Fardo worked diligently on my case and the constant commmunication was also on point. My end result was not only a "win" but a much larger amount of money than I'd ever expected. I was steadily treated with the utmost respect, and kindness by everyone affiliated there as well.. Noah Fardo also continued to fight the insurance company for an additional $3,500 that I paid out of of pocket for physical therapy..and I was under the impression the entire case was settled and over...They worked so hard AFTER they were paid.. just to pretty much do the kind, respectful, "right thing" to do for MY best interests. I really feel as if I can't say enough to properly express how pleased I was with their representation...so to sum it up; the person who referred me to Flaherty Fardo described them as honest, hardworking lawyers that will not take advantage of you, work to get you everything they possibly can, and all with a very reasonable fee. That proved to be absolutely true. So if you are looking for honest, hardworking, and extremely efficient and intelligent representation in a civil matter, then I would say Flaherty Fardo is the place to choose!"
"I used Flaherty Fardo, LLC for my personal injury case, and I couldn't have been happier with the effort they put into my case. Mr. Fardo and the rest of the firm were very easy to work with and exceptionally thorough. They were diligent in following up with me on all matters and keeping me informed. Not only were they professional, but they were especially considerate for my personal well-being as well. I felt they had my best interests at heart. I would absolutely recommend Flaherty Fardo, LLC to anyone."
"During the wrongful death settlement proceeds allocation battle, Noah and his team were constantly keeping me informed. They genuinely care about my situation and made me feel like their only client. I cannot express the elation that I felt once everything was settled. If it weren't for Noah and his team, I would still be in a legal battle. I am extremely impressed with their knowledge, expedience and professionalism. I will be making a special 1800 road trip to just shake their hands. Thanks again Noah, Nicole and Wililam."
"When my uncle died unexpectedly in his apartment after the local utility company shut off his heat, I decided to ask several lawyers if they felt that the company was negligent. Attorney Noah Fardo as the only one who looked deeply into the details of the case and then decided a wrong had indeed occurred. He’d call to update me through every stage of litigation, and when he had any news at all to report. I appreciated, so much, the personal touch he had with my case. I have to say, if there was an attorney who was ever so determined, and unrelenting, it’s Noah Fardo. Now my case has been successfully won and the estate received a large settlement. Thank you, Noah!!”
To everyone at Flaherty Fardo LLC: I wish to express my deepest gratitude for all your proficient help regarding my assessment appeal and your success in getting great results. I cannot thank all of you enough (especially Noah) for all of your hard work on my behalf. I have sent a check for your services, and again a million thanks!
We were represented by Noah Fardo in a 2012 and 2013 real estate tax assessment appeal for our home in the Bell Acres/Sewickley area. Noah did an outstanding job. I am a former attorney and business owner with no prior experience with Noah and his associate Nicole Hauptman. They did an outstanding job in explaining the legal issues, giving clear and understandable advice and in communicating with me. I would highly recommend them and would definitely use their services again.
“Thank you Noah for the past 5 years of helping our business grow. You have been in our corner without hesitation giving 100% each and every time. You have always made yourself available and I appreciate that. You have never been intimidated, and I am so proud to say that in every single case, we have had favorable outcomes. What has amazed me most is not only your professionalism, but also your ethics. There is no doubt our business is a success because of your help. Thank you so much.”
“I have been in business for 9 years and never dreamed I would need a lawyer to help receive payment for work I did. But when a customer refused to pay for services I already rendered, I did not know what to do. I called Noah Fardo and we immediately had a plan of action in place. Noah was very professional yet persistent and in no time at all we had settled the matter and he was mailing me a check. What a lifesaver.”
Whenever unforeseen obstacles have come at us, you have been there to advise, assist, making our lives less stressful and allowing us to focus more on each other as we deal with our loss. God Bless you for that! And our thanks also go out to such a warm and gracious staff.
Dear Mr. Fardo, Thank you for all your hard work and accepting me as a client for the case you just resolved. Your professionalism and exemplary work ethic came across as a first class lawyer. If I ever need a lawyer in the future, I will definitely call upon you as well as recommend you to anyone who would need your service. Your office staff was friendly and accessible, every time I needed to contact you by phone, as well as reach and speak with you.
I am very pleased with the outcome, along with my entire representation with Flaherty Fardo from the moment I placed the call to them. The service I received was prompt, courteous and highly professional. My attorney, Nicole M. Hauptman, won me a favorable determination and was a pleasure to work with. I highly recommend her and the entire team at Flaherty Fardo, LLC. Thank you so much!
When the latest Allegheny tax assessment upped our taxes on one of our primary properties over 50%, my quest was to find the right contact to help me fix this issue. I was referred to Noah Fardo and Nicole Hauptman for an Allegheny County real estate tax appeal. Several lawyers/law firms we have relationships with referred them, basically saying they are the best, and I am happy to say I agree. They first tutored me on how the process worked, what options I had, potential outcomes and action plans for each scenario. They were always available if I had questions, and basically walked me through the process. I was very satisfied with the final outcome of our appeal, and felt their their fees were reasonable. Not only are they proficient at their craft, Noah and Nicole both have great personalities, and made an arduous process quite palatable.
Dear Noah. Thank you so much for taking on my case. I appreciate your professionalism and the sensitivity that you exhibited towards me and my situation. If I am ever in need of legal assistance, you would be my first choice! Thanks again, to you and your staff, for everything.
Ms. Hauptman, we wish to thank you for the unparalleled professionalism in taking care of our property re-assessment. We did not expect the speed in which you came to a resolution of our appeal. We are pleased with the results and the amount of reduction in assessed value. We appreciated the immediate response to our questions and emails. Your firm will be highly recommended to friends and family. We will certainly contact you if we need any legal assistance in the future.
Nicole, thank you for your expert handling of this. I hope you know how thrilled my family is with your results at the Board of Viewers. You've taken a load off my grandmother's mind. I truly appreciate the professionalism, courtesy and promptness you showed us.
I retained Flaherty Fardo, LLC to defend me against the city’s appeal of my property tax assessment. What made Flaherty Fardo stand out was the quality of the information available on their website, as well as the knowledge, experience and professionalism of its lawyers and staff. Thanks to their skill and advocacy, the city lost its appeal and I will not face an unexpected and significant increase in my real estate taxes. I was extremely satisfied with Flaherty Fardo’s representation, and while I hope that I will never need a lawyer, it is comforting to know that I can turn to them.
Hey Noah, just wanted to say thank you again for all the hard work you did while working on my lawsuit. As you know, I contemplated on whether or not I should proceed with a lawsuit for almost two years (time was almost up to file) before I finally decided to contact someone. So I did my research at my local courthouse and found your name on a judgement search index. The office did a wonderful job with such short notice and my time running out to file. I felt so comfortable talking with you that I knew I made the right decision to proceed with my lawsuit.
Dear Attorney Fardo, Thank you for representing us for our reassessment hearings and getting us a favorable settlement! Throughout the appeal process, we found you and your staff (especially Nicole Hauptman and Kelsey Ramsdell) to be accessible, professional and on top of the issue. We would definitely seek your services in the future if the need arises and recommend you to others.
Dear Noah, Thank you for your willingness to represent me, all your skilled hard work and your very swift response to all my many emails. I really appreciate your taking on the case, as Dr. (intentionally omitted) did something very wrong; Again thank you.
Shawn was wonderful to me-I couldn’t have hired a better attorney-he makes you feel as if the world is NOT going to end just because you are accused of something- If I were to ever need another attorney again, I would go with Shawn- All in all, when everything was said and done, not only was I extremely pleased with Shawn and his professional manner, but with his services. He took the worst time in my life and made it better. Just by being able to vent to him with my concerns, which he never dismissed, to just having him explain things to me the way I understood, it helped with the traumatic issues in my life. Thanks Shawn, you're the best!
"I am so happy that I chose Flaherty Fardo to represent me in my case against a client who didn't want to pay their invoices. Attorney Fardo was diligent, he worked hard for me and he ultimately got me a settlement that was fair. I never had the pleasure of meeting them in person, because I moved to the West Coast, but they were always professional, great with follow up by always returning my calls and responding to my emails. I highly recommend them. Thank you Noah!"
Had a small employment case, and Noah handled it with tenacity. He gave me updates about twice a week and what he said would happen in the beginning is exactly what played out. He acted as a true advocate and was worth every penny.
“Dear Nicole, Just a short note to let you know that Anne & I are very pleased with the results of your property assessment appeal on our behalf. As you may recall, when we were first notified of our new assessments I went to the internet looking for help. During the appeal process, you and your firm kept us informed of each event in the process and the courts feel for what might happened. As you can see, our new total assessed value is about half of the old assessed value. Thank you again for your & Flaherty Fardo efforts!”
“Noah, Stef and I would like to thank you for the efforts you and your law firm put into our tax appeal. As you know we lost the appeal twice before and really pretty much had given up, that is until your law firm got involved. Not only did you and your team take on our case but you also handled everything without much involvement from us (I really appreciated when you stopped by my house to pick up needed paperwork, unbelievably awesome!!). Thank you for not only winning our appeal and saving us thousands of dollars but for doing so with professionalism, integrity and trust that is not always easy to find nowadays.”
Hi Noah. I received and deposited the check yesterday. I am glad this matter is now finalized. I can’t thank you enough for all of your help throughout. I couldn’t have had better representation. Thank you again.
Nicole/Noah: Thank you for the update. This is an excellent outcome. We appreciate your representation for this lot and for our residence. It has been a long process, and you have been professional and effective throughout. We are very pleased with the results. Thanks, again.
“Noah, you have been such a great support. Thank you for your compassion, faith and beliefs. You made me feel at ease. I have been truly thankful and grateful for your friendship and service.”
Hi Noah, Thanks again for everything you did. This has been a nightmare, and we don’t know what we would have done without you. If we can ever do anything for you, let me know. Again, thank you so much.
Thank you for all your efforts in this regard. I do not think anyone else would have been as persistent as you were in getting this matter resolved. Thank you again.
Noah & Nicole, You both deserved something more than an email to express a gratitude that I am certain has been expressed to you many times by grateful clients. When I first wrote to you Noah, the very day I received my assessment, you responded immediately - within the hour. As time went on, and I occasionally emailed for updates, someone from your office, or you, yourself, responded every time, clearly and respectfully. You and every member of your staff empowered us by your constancy and validated the worth of our individual cases. For this, I am so very grateful - because it allowed me to work and go one with my life, knowing that this situation was in honest and eminently capable hands. Ultimately, you and Nicole stayed the distance with me. Your office did not merely provide the bare minimum legal representation...but truly stood alongside of me in the best possible paradigm of legal representation. And so, I am offering you my profound gratitude. Thank you so very much for your integrity and humanity.
I’d like to thank you Noah. I want to thank you for your persistence in getting after my insurance company. You are a fine attorney and I would be pleased to recommend you if ever I have the opportunity.
These guys are great! I need a consultation and got one for free. I talked with Attorney Noah Paul Fardo and he was very helpful. He walked me through the entire process. What I am most impressed with is that he did not try to sell his services. Instead he advised the most cost effective way to help me and actually told me I was better off not hiring a lawyer for now. I think it is very rare for a lawyer to tell a potential client not to hire a lawyer, when it would have been so easy for him to sell his services and charge me, of which I was ready to hire and pay them. Thanks guys, I appreciate it.
Attorney Noah Fardo has represented me, as well as friends and associates that I have referred to him over the years on a variety of matters. I have found him to be exceptionally bright, highly effective and consummately professional. More importantly, Noah is a good and decent person. He cares about people and always endeavors to do the right thing. This seems to give him a moral clarity in his work, on behalf of his clients, that propels him to win. I highly endorse and recommend Attorney Noah Fardo.
Noah this is the best news that I've heard all year. I want to thank you again for a job well done, and to also let you know that I will use your services in the future for services that I may need. Happy New Year to you and your staff!
Nicole & Noah, Thanks a lot for this information. I really appreciate the insight you folks provided and the honest feedback. It is not easy to find such honesty, in today’s world.”
Noah, I can never thank you enough for the time and effort you put into helping our family. Your dedication and work ethic to bring justice was evident every day I talked to you...you did everything a person could hope for when encountered with this situation. You're a great person, and a great friend too. Thank you so much, you will never be forgotten.
"One week before appearing for my formal hearing in front of the Allegheny County Board of Property Assessment Appeals and Review, and after two unsuccessful self representation through the informal process, I contacted the law firm of Flaherty Fardo LLC. Nicole Hauptman represented me to a successful conclusion for a residential and two commercial properties. It is evident she has extensive knowledge and experience with the Allegheny County property assessment appeals process. I was very pleased with the outcome and final Order of Court. Legal representation well done."
"Noah Fardo and his staff provided outstanding representation for me in a liability lawsuit. They kept me fully informed of the progress of the suit by communicating with me on a regular basis and providing meaningful updates. They showed excellent judgment and achieved a satisfying outcome. I would use them again and highly recommend them to others."
Nicole, many thanks to you and Noah for fighting the good fight for us. It has been a long year awaiting this outcome, and we are pleased with the results you have been able to attain for us. We (almost) look forward to getting our new tax bills.
Thank you Noah. It was a pleasure working with you and Nicole. I appreciate the communication you offered all through this process. Thank you for the detailed break up of the different pieces of the property tax and the new amounts. It will help compare the bills we will get. I will send you a check within the week. To the address mentioned in the invoice. Thank you again for getting us these savings in property tax, it was a pleasure working with you.
“After countless phone conversations with many law firms that said, no, I did not have a case based on our phone conversation, I finally was able to get at least a personal interview with the law firm Flaherty Fardo to determine if indeed I had a case. They were able to win my case and I was awarded a monetary value beyond my expectations. I highly recommend them if you want it done right. Flaherty Fardo were truly a godsend to me and my family.”
You kept your promise, You did not kneel. Your expertise, knowledge of the law, and presentation of the facts, including the key historical ones won this appeal for us. I have to also mention how grat you were — even when I was at my highest emotional pitch (!), you did not patronize me, you stayed our defense and became even more determined to stay on task. I so respect you for that. There will no doubt be another challenge for us as yet another county assessment takes place. And we want you and Flaherty Fardo by our side! Thanks again. You are wonderful.
“I have known and worked with Noah Fardo for years. He has always been extremely professional and goes the extra mile for everyone. His work ethic and passion are second to none. His firm has always kept me well informed every step of the way. I couldn't be happier with his work and I highly recommend Noah and his firm.”
Nicole, thank you for your great help on this matter. If we have future legal matters I won't hesitate to contact you and your firm. I've been impressed with your professionalism and concern for your client. Thanks for helping us with this matter and best regards.
“When Allegheny county sent an official to visit my house to ask questions concerning my assessment, I was nervous and unsure of how to answer their harassment. I’m glad I immediately thought of you and called to see what my rights were. Thank you so much for taking the time to answer all of my questions and informing me of my legal rights to refuse them access to my house and land. Most importantly, thank you for the thousand of dollars you saved me each year on taxes!!!”
Noah Fardo is a 5-star lawyer. When Noah took my case, my experience in working with him exceeded far beyond my expectations. He kept in touch with me through every step of the process, alleviating much of the anxiety associated with a lawsuit. He responded to my ongoing questions, comments and concerns almost immediately. I felt like we were a team and when the case finally came to execution, he left no stone un-turned. Most importantly, he fought for me equipped with total knowledge, vigor and professionalism.
Hi Noah and Shawn, Thank you. I had no idea what to expect filing my first lawsuit. I really didn’t even want to file it. You guys did a phenomenal job and me and my family can’t thank you enough. I hope I never need you again, but if I, or anyone I know does, I absolutely will recommend you. Thanks again guys, we really appreciate it!
Attached is the decision that I received regarding the school district tax appeal for our property. As you can see, the assessed values did not change at all! My wife and I are so very pleased with this result, and we are very thankful to your firm for representing us. Again, thank you so much for your efforts that led to completely successful results.
Noah & Nicole, 16 months ago I started a process to lower my home's taxable value to a level I thought was fair and that I had anticipated receiving when I built my home. After hours of research, emils, phone calls, hearings, and conversations with various attorneys, I thought I would never see the light at the end of the tunnel. I greatly appreciate your ability to review my case in great detail, understand my perspective, and guide me down a path with your expertise that I was struggling to find on my own. This agreement has taken a very huge load off of my shoulders that I've been carrying around for some time and I can't thank you enough for that.
“Noah, I am very pleased to hear that you received our payment; my wife and I were very pleased with your efforts on our behalf – especially the outcome. Thank you very much for keeping us constantly informed with new developments in the case, and for letting us know what to anticipate with regards to how the process typically unfolds. Your steady communication helped to make this a fairly stress-free process. We will definitely contact you again if we need assistance in the future, and will recommend you to our family and friends. Thank you again for all of your help, and have a great end of the summer!”
I have used Attorney Fardo as an attorney for over 10 years for personal and professional matters. In my professional career I have had dealings with dozens of attorneys. I chose to use Noah Fardo because of his accessibility and common sense attitude. Noah advises me on many issues and is always willing to listen, understand and recommend a course of action. It’s a comfort to know that I can pick up the phone and talk to Noah in person whenever the need arises unlike many law firms.
"Nicole, I want to express my appreciations for your feedback and honesty. Many attorneys would have charged me for a consultation before providing any guidance on this matter. I have already filed an appeal for 2014 and will follow through on your advice. Thanks again."
Dear Nicole, Yippee! Thank you, Nicole. You made this entire process very easy for Ron and me and we are thrilled with the results. We appreciate your professionalism and how you kept us informed every step of the way. We will continue to recommend you to family and friends. Take care.
Hi Nicole, I am so very pleased of the final outcome. I truly appreciate your service and the timely attention you have given. Again, I am very appreciative of the final result and that speaks to the excellent work you and the Flaherty Fardo law firm delivers. You can be certain that I will knock on your door in the future, with additional and appropriate legal issues which I find myself confronted. Again, it has been my pleasure to have been served by you and the Flaherty Fardo law firm.
"My wife and I have utilized Flaherty- Fardo through several rounds of assessments and have always been pleased by the outcome. Nicole and Noah are highly professional, efficient, and great to deal with. Basically, they do all the work, and we reap the rewards. They're also great at keeping us fully informed of the progress of the case. Issues are always handled well ahead of deadlines. I will not hesitate to use them again and will refer friends and relatives to them."
"I recently retained Flaherty Fardo, LLC to assist in appealing my Allegheny County Real Estate Taxes for 5 residential/commercial buildings. Noah was very informative, professional, prompt and helpful throughout the entire process. He significantly reduced my tax liability on ALL five properties. I was very pleased with the outcome. I will continue to use Flaherty, Fardo LLC for any additional legal matters that arise within my business."
"Noah Fardo and Nicole Hauptman are at the top of their game! They're highly competent, prompt, always on-the-ball and have the winning attitude! I would highly recommend Flaherty Fardo. Many thanks again for your help with my property tax appeals!"
"One of the best and most satisfying experiences I have had with a law firm. Very thorough, professional, courteous and always kept me abreast of what was happening. Results were indeed extremely satisfying. Thank you for your assistance and professionalism."
"Dear Nicole, It is with deepest gratitude for all your efforts appealing our assessment that we enclose this payment for your services. You have helped us to correct this inappropriate tax for a house that is under renovation. We are very grateful."