Tom Summers

Associate - Pittsburgh Office

Thomas Summers is a 2012 graduate of Case Western Reserve University and received his Juris Doctor from Duquesne University School of Law in 2015.  Prior to joining Summers, McDonnell, Hudock, Guthrie and Rauch, P.C., Mr. Summers practiced at a large commercial litigation firm in Pittsburgh.  He specialized in civil litigation with a focus on Workers’ Compensation, Commercial Litigation, Healthcare and Nursing Home Litigation.

In 2015, Mr. Summers was admitted to practice in Pennsylvania and in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania.  He specializes in all aspects of tort and causality defense litigation including transportation defense, premises liability and products liability. Mr. Summers has tried cases throughout Western Pennsylvania and is an active member of the Pennsylvania Defense Institute.



  • Undergraduate: Case Western Reserve University, B.S. Finance, 2012

  • Law School: Duquesne University School of Law, J.D., 2015



  • Supreme Court of Pennsylvania

  • United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania



  • Transportation Defense

  • UM/UIM Coverage

  • Premises Liability

  • Products Liability

  • Insurance Coverage

  • Worker’s Compensation