Judge Profile

Thomas P. Agresti

Judicial Experience:

  • Chief Judge, U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Western District of Pennsylvania, Appointed

Education:

  • University of Pittsburgh, 1976
  • University of Pittsburgh, 1973

Staff:

  • Pamela Jewell, Judicial Assistant
  • Ken Wargo, Law Clerk
  • Diane Rice, Courtroom Deputy Chapter 7 & 11 Cases (412) 644-4060
  • Connie Takacs, Courtroom Deputy Chapter 12 and 13 Cases (412) 644-4060
  • Laurel McWilliams, Courtroom Deputy Chapter 12 Cases (412) 644-4060

Rules/Procedures:

  • Do you have any special rules governing courtroom decorum (e.g., addressing the court, dealing with opposing counsel and witnesses, proper attire, etc.)? Judge Agresti's procedures can be found at www.pawb.uscourts.gov/agresti.htm.

  • Describe motions practice in your court. Are there any local practices that attorneys should be aware of? Judge Agresti's procedures cab be found at www.pawb.uscourts.gov/agresti.html

  • Are there any special practices or procedures lawyers appearing before you should know about? Judge Agresti's procedures cab be found at www.pawb.uscourts.gov/agresti.html

  • Any suggestions, admonitions or recommendations you would make to lawyers appearing before you? Judge Agresti's procedures cab be found at www.pawb.uscourts.gov/agresti.html