Jones PassodelisJones Passodelis

Constantine J. "Dean" Passodelis


Areas Of Practice

Professional Liability
Drug and Medical Device Litigation
Products Liability
Commercial and Residential Real Estate Litigation

Bar Admissions

West Virginia



Bucknell University (B.A., 1989)
University of Pittsburgh (J.D., 1992)


Marie Milie Jones



Professional Background

JonesPassodelis, PLLC, Founding Partner, June 2011 - Present
Meyer, Darragh, Buckler, Bebenek & Eck, PLLC, 1992 - 2011

Admitted to practice in Pennsylvania in 1992; in West Virginia in 1993; in Ohio in 2002. Also admitted to practice before the United States Supreme Court, United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania, Southern District of West Virginia and the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.

Professional/Civic Activities

Allegheny County Bar Association (Civil Litigation and Healthcare sections), Member
Pennsylvania Bar Association, Member
West Virginia Bar Association, Member
Pennsylvania Defense Institute, Member
Defense Research Institute, Member
Bucknell University Alumni Association, Member
University of Pittsburgh Alumni Association, Member
Duquesne University, Cyril H. Wecht Institute of Forensic Science and Law, Forensic Fridays Seminar Series, Panelist, “The Science and Law of Product Liability Cases”; Speaker, "The Federal Preemption Hurdle and the Science of the Medical Device Approval Process", September 2010
MEDMARC, 23rd Annual Medical Device Seminar, Panelist, "Defending Life Science Drug and Devices: Rx for Success", Isle of Palms, SC, June, 2010
ALFA International Product Liability Practice Group, Speaker, "The Cost Control Issues and Expert Witnesses"; Author, Pennsylvania Chapter, "Common Product Liability Claim Mistakes… And How to Avoid Them", Laguna Niguel, CA, November, 2008
ALFA International Healthcare Practice Group Seminar Compendium, Author, Pennsylvania Chapter, "Medical Spa Law, a 50 State Survey", 2007
ALFA International Healthcare Practice Group Seminar: Crisis in Healthcare, Moderator, New Orleans, Louisiana, November, 2004
ALFA International Healthcare Practice Group Seminar Compendium, Author, Pennsylvania Chapter, "Statute of Limitations and Damage Caps for Liability Claims Against Healthcare Providers, a 50 State Survey," 2003
ALFA International Healthcare Practice Group Seminar, Speaker, "Good Health for Healthcare: Marching into the New Millennium," Nashville, TN, November, 2000
CONTACT Pittsburgh, Board of Directors, (2005 - 2010)
CONTACT Pittsburgh Annual Fundraiser Event, Event Chair, Fall Festival, October, 2008
CONTACT Pittsburgh Annual Fundraiser Event, Event Chair, Casino on the Green, November, 2007
Pennsylvania Super Lawyers, Rising Stars Edition 2006, 2007.





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