Bernard T. McArdle

Bernard T. McArdle

Partner since 1984
Greensburg, Pennsylvania

Mr. McArdle is a trial lawyer representing individuals and businesses in lawsuits. His practice is focused in civil litigation including breach of contract, debt collection, business disputes, insurance claims, bodily injuries from accidents, construction cases, property disputes, will contests and estate litigation. He is a member of the Westmoreland Academy of Trial Lawyers, the Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association, The Pennsylvania Bar Association (Civil Litigation Section), the Westmoreland Bar Association, and the Saint Thomas More Society of the Diocese of Greensburg. He is a past president of the Westmoreland Academy of Trial Lawyers. He is admitted to practice before all of the Courts of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, the United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania, the United States Court of Appeals for the 3rd Circuit, and the Supreme Court of the United States of America. Mr. McArdle received his Juris Doctor from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law in 1980. His undergraduate degree is in accounting from Clarion University.

Year Joined Firm

  • 1984

Areas of Practice

  • Civil litigation
  • Personal injury - insurance claims
  • Debt collection
  • Estate litigation
  • Contracts

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania, 1980
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 3rd Circuit, 1988
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Pennsylvania, 1980
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1988


  • University of Pittsburgh School of Law, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
    • J.D.
  • Clarion University of Pennsylvania, Clarion, Pennsylvania
    • B.S. magna cum laude
    • Major: Accounting

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association, Member
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association, Member
  • Westmoreland Bar Association
  • Westmoreland Academy of Trial Lawyers, Member & Past President

Ancillary Businesses

  • Solicitor, City of Greensburg