Attorneys




michael

Michael F. Santicola

shannon

Shannon L. Steele

garen

Garen R. Fedeles

Brandon Eberle

Brandon M. Eberle


Michael F. Santicola, Esquire

 

Areas of Practice:

  • Criminal Defense
  • Family Law, Custody and Divorce
  • Personal Injury
  • Municipal and School Law
  • Estates
  • General Civil Litigation

Work Experience

  • Damian & Amato, P.C. -1995-1997
  • Partner- Sainovich, Santicola & Colafella, P.C. -1997-2003
  • Partner- Sainovich & Santicola, P.C. -2003- 2011
  • Partner- Santicola, Steele & Fedeles, P.C. -2011 -present

Bar Admissions / Professional Memberships

  • Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
  • Member – Allegheny Bar Association
  • Member – Beaver County Bar Association
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Pennsylvania

 

Education:

  • John Carroll University- Graduate 1991
    • B.A. Bachelor of Arts
    • Double Major, Political Science & Communications
  • Widener School of Law – Graduate 1995

**Mr. Santicola has been involved in many types of litigation. He has obtained over $10,000,000.00 for clients in personal injury awards and settlements. He has litigated all forms of civil litigation from both the Plaintiff and Defendant positions and continues to represent many businesses in the Pittsburgh area, ranging from car dealerships, nutrition companies, construction and landscaping companies, bar and restaurants, and title companies. He is the designated Pittsburgh lawyer for the National Education Association (NEA) and the Pennsylvania State Education Association (PSEA) for all members for non-labor related legal issues. He has been the past solicitor for The Township of Moon, a municipality of over 25,000 residents**


Shannon L. Steele, Esquire

 

Areas of Practice:

  • Family Law & Domestic Relations
  • Municipal Law
  • Wills/Estates
  • Personal Injury/Civil Litigation

Work Experience:

  • Santicola, Steele & Fedeles, P.C. -2011-present
  • Sainovich & Santicola, P.C.- 2003-2011
  • Rothman Gordon, P.C.- 2002, law clerk

Bar Admissions:

  • Pennsylvania, 2003
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Pennsylvania

Education:

  • University of Pittsburgh School of Law, J.D.- cum laude, 2003
  • The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA
    • B.A., Bachelor of Arts, Highest Distinction, 2000
    • Minor, Japanese
  • Big Beaver Falls Area School District, 1996

Honors/Awards:

  • Journal of Law and Commerce, University of Pittsburgh School of Law- Associate Editor
  • CALl Award for Excellence, Biotechnology Law and Legal Research/Writing for receiving highest grades in the class

Professional Associations & Memberships:

  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • Beaver County Bar Association, Board of Governor
    • Women in Law Committee
    • Family Law Rules Committee
    • Member
  • Beaver County YMCA- Board Member
  • Beaver Falls Carnegie Library- Former Trustee
  • Big Beaver Falls Education Foundation

 


Garen R. Fedeles, Esquire

 

Areas of Practice:

  • Personal Injury
  • Criminal Defense
  • Family Law & Domestic Relations
  • Civil Litigation
  • Wills, Power of Attorneys, & Living Wills
  • Traffic Violations
  • Landlord / Tenant
  • Municipal law

Work Experience:

  • Reed, Tosh, Wolford, & Douglass, P.C. 2007-2010
  • Santicola, Steele & Fedeles, P.C. 2011 – Present

Bar Admissions:

  • Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Pennsylvania

Education:

  • Ohio Northern University, Ada, OH
    • J.D. 2006 (Law Review member)
  • Allegheny College, Meadville, PA
    • B.A. 2003
    • Double Major History & Political Science
  • New Brighton Area School District, New Brighton, PA
    • Class of 1999

Professional Associations:

  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • Zone 10 Young Lawyer Division Delegate to the Pennsylvania Bar Association House of Delegates
  • Beaver County Bar Association

 


Brandon M. Eberle

 

Areas of Practice:

  • Criminal Defense
  • Family Law, Custody and Divorce
  • Estates
  • General Civil Litigation
  • Traffic Violations
  • Landlord / Tenant
  • Social Security Disability
  • Workers’ Compensation

Work Experience:

  • Santicola, Steele & Fedeles, P.C. 2017 – Present

Bar Admissions:

  • Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Pennsylvania

Education:

  • Our Lady of the Sacred Heart High School
    • Class of 2006
  • Robert Morris University
    • Class of 2011
    • Bachelor of Science, Accounting & Business Administration
  • Duquesne University School of Law
    • Class of 2016

Honors / Awards:

  • Outstanding Oral Advocate, Spring 2013 – awarded to students who excel in presenting oral argument during litigation matters
  • Pro Bono Certificate, Spring 2016 – providing more than 30 hours of pro bono legal cases

Professional Associations & Memberships:

  • American Bar Association
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • Allegheny County Bar Association
  • Beaver County Bar Association