Civil Division


City-County Building
7th & 8th Floors
414 Grant Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15219



Hours of Operation

Monday through Friday
8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Standard Operating Procedures are published by judges to provide attorneys and litigants with governing practices, etiquette, and expectations in individual courtrooms.

Court users are encouraged to review the operating procedures of judges in whose courtroom they intend to appear to become more familiar with stated protocols.



Courtroom Procedures


Connelly, Patrick M. pdf file 1/27/21
Della Vecchia, Michael A. (Senior Judge) pdf file 8/29/2022
Hertzberg, Alan D. pdf file 2/8/21
Ignelzi, Philip A. pdf file 6/17/20
James, Joseph M. (Senior Judge) pdf file 1/25/22
Klein, Arnold I. pdf file 6/17/20
Lutty, Paul F., Jr. (Senior Judge) pdf file
McGinley, Mary C. pdf file 1/19/22
McVay, Jr., John T. pdf file 7/29/22
O’Brien, W. Terrence (Senior Judge) pdf file 6/17/20
Regan, Daniel D. pdf file 8/1/2022
Ward, Christine A. (Administrative Judge) pdf file 6/17/20


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