Justin D. Beck

Associate

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Areas of practice

Education

  • J.D., University of Pittsburgh School of Law
  • B.A., Saint Vincent College

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania
  • West Virginia

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania

Justin D. Beck is an Associate in Meyer, Unkovic & Scott’s Litigation & Dispute Resolution Group. Justin focuses his practice on commercial disputes in both state and federal court.

Justin has extensive experience advocating on behalf of clients before trial and appellate bodies, in addition to representing their interests at mediation. He has successfully litigated issues of first impression before the Commonwealth and Supreme Courts of Pennsylvania.

Justin received his J.D. from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law in 2017. He thereafter worked closely with the Honorable David B. Torrey undertaking extensive research and writing on the law and practice of workers’ compensation. Justin has previously served as co-editor of the Pennsylvania Practice Series (Volumes 6-9) and continues to maintain numerous leadership roles in county, state, and national bar associations. He has been featured as an interviewee for the nationally-syndicated Legal Talk Network and was most recently recognized as a “Rising Star” by the American Bar Association.

Professional/Community Involvement

  • Allegheny County Bar Association, Member
    • LGBT Rights Committee
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association, Member
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra – New Leadership Council, Member
  • Diversity Committee, Meyer, Unkovic & Scott LLP

Additional Information

Justin resides in the Strip District neighborhood of Pittsburgh. Outside of the office, he enjoys playing the piano and exploring new restaurants. Justin is also involved in a number of civic and charitable organizations, and currently serves as a member of the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra’s New Leadership Council.

  • J.D., University of Pittsburgh School of Law, 2017
  • B.A., Saint Vincent College, 2013
  • “Recent Developments in Workers’ Compensation and Employers’ Liability Law,” American Bar Association TIPS Law Journal, 2019
  • “Nursing the Wound: The Law and Ethics of Disability Management in Workers’ Compensation,” PBA Workers’ Compensation Law Section Newsletter, 2018
  • “Foreign and Undocumented Workers: Eligibility, Law Addressing Return to Work, and Related Issues,” ABA Midwinter Seminar, 2017
  • “From the Glass Lined Tanks of Old Latrobe: 30 Years of Pawlosky,” PBA Workers’ Compensation Law Section Newsletter, 2017
  • American Bar Association Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section (ABA TIPS) Workers’ Compensation and Employers’ Liability Law Committee Rising Star 2021 Award