Lori L. Thierfeldt, Esquire graduated cum laude
from the State University of New York at Fredonia, with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Public Law and Policy, in 1994. Ms. Thierfeldt then went on to receive her Paralegal Certification from Duquesne University in 1995. She obtained her degree of Juris Doctor from Duquesne University School of Law in 2002.
While a student at Duquesne University School of Law, Ms. Thierfeldt served as an intern law clerk with the Honorable Donetta W. Ambrose of the United States District Court, Western District of Pennsylvania researching and writing opinions for cases before the court. Ms. Thierfeldt also served as summer intern law clerk for the Honorable Justice Joseph Gerace, Supreme Court of New York and researched archived county clerk records to further the research for the biography of Robert H. Jackson by John Q. Barrett of St. John University, School of Law, New York City.
Before joining Burgett & Robbins in January of 2004, Ms. Thierfeldt worked at a Pittsburgh law firm for four years performing both paralegal and law clerk functions, and then finally as an attorney. Ms. Thierfeldt is a member of the Pennsylvania Bar Association, Erie and Allegheny County Bar Associations in Pennsylvania and Erie County Bar Association in New York Bar.
She is admitted to practice in all New York and Pennsylvania State Courts, as well as the United States District Courts and Bankruptcy Courts for the Second and Third Circuit. Her practice areas include personal injury, medical malpractice and collections. She has lived in Kiantone for more than 10 years with her husband and two daughters.