Professional Details

Matthew Cairone
Fishkin Lucks LLP

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1601 Market St
19th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19103
USA
412-606-5751

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Description of Practice

I started The Cairone Law Firm PLLC in 2001 after serving as the Vice President, General Counsel, and Secretary for Aristech Chemical Corporation in Pittsburgh, PA. I joined Fishkin Lucks as a partner on July 1, 2021. My current practice is product liability and toxic tort on the defense side, and employment discrimination and civil rights for claimants and plaintiffs.

Professional Background

I started The Cairone Law Firm PLLC in 2001 after serving as the Vice President, General Counsel, and Secretary for Aristech Chemical Corporation in Pittsburgh, PA. I joined Fishkin Lucks as a partner on July 1, 2021. My current practice is product liability and toxic tort on the defense side, and employment discrimination and civil rights for claimants and plaintiffs. I am admitted to practice law only in Pennsylvania and Michigan.

Experience

I have represented parties on the plaintiff and defendant sides in over 100 mediations. I have received 40 hours of basic mediation training through Mediation Matters. And I regularly negotiate resolutions for my cases and administrative proceedings that do not go to trial. I am an active pro bono mediator for the EEOC.

Degrees

B.A. Dartmouth College - 1980
J.D The University of Pittsburgh School of Law - 1984

Training

Dates    Trainer(s)    Title   
3/20/21    Carl Schneider - Mediation Matters    Basic Mediation Training - 40 hours

Approach

To help the parties come up with and implement solutions that address their needs and interests.

Fees

$400 per hour for preparation work and half-day and full-day fixed fees depending on the matter.

Areas of Practice

  • ADA
  • Business
  • Civil (general)
  • Civil Rights (discrimination)
  • Commercial
  • Contracts
  • EEOC
  • Employment
  • General
  • Labor - Management
  • Neighbor to Neighbor
  • Online Civil
  • Online Mediation
  • Online Workplace
  • Personal Injury
  • Products Liability
  • Sexual Harrassment
  • Workplace

Professional Services

  • Mediator
  • Mediator-Arbitrator
  • Mediation Consultant
  • Mediating Lawyer
  • Facilitator
  • Online Mediator

This dispute resolution professional keeps professional liability insurance.