Thomas F. Merrick

Thomas F. Merrick

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
866-466-5789 (Toll Free)

Tom's practice at Caroselli, Beachler & Coleman, LLC, is largely dedicated to representing the victims of asbestos exposure and their families, and holding manufacturers and distributors of dangerous products and the entities which use them, accountable. Tom also represents individuals in a wide variety of personal-injury matters, and individuals and entities in commercial disputes, regulatory and criminal matters. Before joining the firm in 2013 Tom spent six years as a partner at a civil law firm, and over 20 years as a prosecutor with the Allegheny County District Attorney's Office. Tom has tried approximately 200 cases to jury verdict, and has extensive experience with health-care matters, homicides, sexual assaults, police use of force and white collar cases.

Year Joined Firm

  • 2013

Areas of Practice

  • Asbestos and Mesothelioma
  • Criminal Defense
  • White Collar Crime
  • Personal Injury

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania, 1986
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Pennsylvania, 1986
  • West Virginia, 2011
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of West Virginia, 2011


  • Notre Dame Law School, South Bend, Indiana
    • J.D. - 1986
  • University of Notre Dame
    • B.A. - 1983
    • Major: American Studies


  • Presenter, Health Care Issues, California Attorney General's Office

Honors and Awards

  • AV Rated, Martindale-Hubbell

Past Employment Positions

  • Allegheny County District Attorney's Office
  • Special Assistant United States Attorney