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Learn About Farrell Weaver & Okun, Attorneys at Law A Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Criminal Defense Law Firm

Thomas Farrell Attorney Located in downtown Pittsburgh and serving residents of Western Pennsylvania, Farrell Weaver & Okun, Attorneys at Law, is a small professional law firm with a primary emphasis on criminal defense and criminal appeals. Criminal defense is the mainstay focus of our law practice; we have tried criminal cases ranging from traffic violations to computer crimes and homicides.

We’re With You Every Step of the Way

At Farrell Weaver & Okun, we take professional pride in our reputation as attorneys who stick with their clients through every stage of the criminal proceedings. Whenever we can, we prefer to get involved early in our clients’ cases — during the pre-arrest investigation if possible.

We serve as advocates, counselors and defenders during plea bargain negotiations and any trial. Furthermore, we have the advanced experience necessary to provide competent representation in criminal appeals in both state and federal court. We frequently take our commitment to our clients’ needs even further, working with them to petition for criminal record expungements or pardons.

We’ve Worked for the Prosecution and Know the Criminal Justice System

Thomas N. Farrell, began his criminal law careers with the Allegheny County district attorney’s office. Additionally he is a former Deputy Attorney General for the state of Pennsylvania. His early experiences provided a strong foundation for his current work as a criminal defense lawyer. We know many of the prosecutors, and we have an inside understanding of how the district attorney’s office operates.

“With our prosecution background, we build strong defenses on behalf of our clients — because we can anticipate the prosecutor’s likely plan of attack.” Thomas N. Farrell, Attorney at Law

We Are Committed to Improving Your Chances for a Positive Outcome

With one of our experienced criminal defense lawyers at your side, you can rest assured that we will take every possible step to minimize the negative consequences of your arrest and prosecution. You will be well-informed every step of the way, so that the process holds no surprises.

Free and Confidential Initial Consultation With an Attorney

At Farrell Weaver & Okun, we offer a free and completely confidential initial consultation to all new potential clients. Our offices are located in downtown Pittsburgh, one block from the Allegheny County Courthouse, near the First Avenue T stop. Ample parking lots are located in the area.

To schedule an appointment, call us at (412) 201-5159, or send an e-mail.

Client Reviews
"This firm is absolutely amazing! From Erika who is sweet and always helpFul. To Tom's right hand ace attorney Lyle Weaver, and the man Tom Farrell is The Top appellate and criminal lawyer in Allegheny county and Pittsburgh!! These men gave me a second chance at my life... and while they are half way there! They got me a new trial, my freedom, and have no doubt they will get me the best resolution possible in the end! As I said Tom screw John Wayne your my hero! Thank you more than words can say!" J
"Polite, courteous, respectful, and nice. Did a great job handling my traffic case." J.A.
"Professional, Personable, Respected by his Peers, Tom Produces Results" D.C.
“Courteous, professional, and knowledgeable… it felt like I was dealing with someone I knew. Lisle provided a quality of service I would have been happy to pay for, but I didn't have to, bill zero” J
"The team did remarkable work. They were sharp, direct, and focused throughout the whole process. Theres a saying that goes quoted by a famous boxer Ali " Dont count the days, make the days count." Everyday they provided there teamwork, arguments, and professionalism to get to the bottom of the outcome and won the case. Im deeply thankful for the hard work and service they gave my cousin!!" L.B.
"My advice to you? Get the right defense at the magistrate level, and don't wait to be drowned further before finding a decent attorney like Justin and his team." Anonymous