Attorney Edwin Beachler is Of Counsel at the law firm of Caroselli, Beachler & Coleman, L.L.C. He earned a Bachelor of Arts from Georgetown University and a law degree from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law.
Attorney Beachler focuses his practice on asbestos and mesothelioma litigation, medical malpractice, product liability, workers’ compensation, toxic torts and personal injury litigation. Since 1974, he has been representing people diagnosed with mesothelioma, lung cancer, colon cancer and other asbestos-related diseases. He is peer-rated* AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell for very high ethical standards, legal ability and professional excellence.
Attorney Beachler has been recognized as a Distinguished Alumnus of the Year from the University of Pittsburgh in 1998 and elected a Fellow with the American College of Trial Lawyers. He is also recognized as a Best Lawyer in America and by Pennsylvania Super Lawyers. He is a member of the Allegheny County Bar Association where he previously served as treasurer, secretary, board of governors (NLSA) and Judiciary Committee member. Attorney Beachler’s professional memberships also include the Pennsylvania Bar Association, the Pennsylvania Association for Justice, Academy of Trial Lawyers of Allegheny County and the American College of Trial Lawyers.
*AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.
Areas of Practice
Personal Injury Litigation
Medical Malpractice Litigation
U.S. District Court Western District of Pennsylvania, 1965
U.S. Court of Appeals 3rd Circuit, 1965
U.S. Air Force Court of Criminal Appeals
Supreme Court of Pennsylvania
University of Pittsburgh School of Law, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
J.D. – 1965
Georgetown University, Washington, District of Columbia
B.A., Bachelor of Arts – 1962
Adjunct Professor, University of Pittsburgh Law School (2004-2014)
Honors and Awards
Distinguished Alumnus of the Year, University of Pittsburgh School of Law, 1998
Fellow, American College of Trial Lawyers
Pennsylvania Super Lawyers, 2004-2019
Best Lawyers in America, 1995-2021
Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs
Workers’ Compensation Law – Claimants
Top 50 Pittsburgh Super Lawyers, 2009
Lead Counsel Rated Personal Injury Law, 2015, 2016
Martindale Hubbell peer-rated AV Preeminent
Professional Associations and Memberships
Allegheny County Bar Association, Young Lawyers Section, President, 1972