As a Member at Clark Hill PLC, Danny Cerrone Jr. represents clients in construction and commercial matters. Danny regularly assists clients in the drafting and reviewing of contracts and represents clients in a variety of disputes involving construction law and commercial litigation. In the construction arena, Danny represents clients across a range of disputes involving public and private construction projects. Danny works closely with clients throughout every phase of the construction process, from negotiating contracts to obtaining final completion. Danny routinely assists clients with payment disputes, payment and performance bond claims, mechanics’ lien claims and defenses, delay, acceleration and inefficiency claims, change order disputes, claims for differing site conditions, One Call Act claims, and prompt payment statute issues. Danny also represents individuals and companies in a wide variety of commercial matters – both in and out of the courtroom. To prevent or avoid costly legal disputes, Danny helps clients by drafting and negotiating contracts and other agreements. When disagreements necessitate formal legal action, however, Danny assists clients in state and federal courts, in arbitration hearings, and before administrative tribunals and regulatory agencies.
Danny is a graduate of Duquesne University and the University of Pittsburgh School of Law. Since 2019, Danny has been selected as Pennsylvania Super Lawyer, Rising Star. From 2019 through 2021, Danny has been recognized in The Best Lawyers in America.
As the Solicitor of PACT, Danny came to understand the importance of district energy and the important role that GBA could have in the community. As a GBA Board Member, Danny’s hope is to help make an impact in the community through his experience in the construction and legal industry and work on other boards. In addition to his GBA Board membership, Danny also serves as Secretary, Board of Directors for ACE Mentor Program of Western Pennsylvania and President, Primavera Lodge, for the Order of Italian Sons and Daughters of America.
Danny is married to Shannon, and they have two children – Amelia and Miles. Danny’s family has taken a trip to Disney World every year since 2013 (except in 2020, where trips to the grocery store were the most they did!).