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Sean Rieger, Esq.

Associate Attorney
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Phone: (412) 593-4529
Fax: (412) 418-8159

27 W Main St #2
Carnegie, Pennsylvania 15106

Prior to joining the Pometto Law team, Attorney Rieger worked for several years as an Assistant District Attorney at the Allegheny County District Attorney's Office, as well as the Allegheny County Health Department, and the Committee for Public Counsel Services. Attorney Rieger focuses on criminal defense, civil litigation and personal injury.

The educational background of Mr. Rieger includes a law degree from University of Massachusetts - School of Law and an undergraduate degree from Pennsylvania State University. While at UMass Law Attorney Rieger’s trial skills were identified and he was elected Vice President of the Mock Trial team. He also participated in the school’s Human Rights Clinic helping lower income individuals with various legal issues ranging from name changes to landlord/tenant disputes to estate planning.

In his free time Sean enjoys golf, cooking, carpentry, watching documentaries and traveling with his family.


J.D., University of Massachusetts - School of Law, Dartmouth, 2018
Cum Laude
Human Rights Clinic
Deans Fellow Program – Mentor and tutor
Mock Trial Team Vice President
Student Bar Association

B.A., Pennsylvania State University, 2015
Major in History
Chosen for THON Operations committee (2011-2015)

Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania (Pending), 2022
Supreme Court of the State of Pennsylvania, 2019
Professional & Bar Association Memberships

Allegheny County Bar Association
Member Since: 2022

Pennsylvania Bar Association
Member Since: 2019

Client Reviews
"Joe is an excellent attorney. He does a fantastic job at laying out all the options in front of you and makes sure you understand what each one entails. He was also available and willing to speak with me at all times." Anonymous
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"Joe is a great attorney, We couldn't have asked for a better person to handle our son's case. We had questions and he would get right back to us. Couldn't ask for a more kind hearted, caring, compassionate, honest and dedicated attorney. This was a very diffficult time for us and Joe made us feel at ease, because he really knew his job. I want to send a very special thank you for all you did." Tammi
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"On June 26, 2017, Attorney Pometto handled a case for us defending our son. He was professional, attentive, understood our goal and put into place his plan to make that goal happen. He provided immediate responses to our calls and concerns and truly left us feeling that we were in good hands. The outcome of the hearing was exactly what he said it would be and we could not have been happier. We fully endorse this attorney and believe him to be a talented, knowledgable professional who will give his best." Marsha