Biography of Steven “The Greek” Valsamidis:
Criminal defense attorney Steven Valsamidis is a Beaver County native who has proudly served clients across Beaver, Allegheny, Butler, Lawrence and Pittsburgh’s surrounding counties for over a decade. The Pittsburgh area criminal defense attorney understands the practical effects that criminal cases have on a person’s life, family and employment and is casually known by his clients as “The Greek.”
Valsamidis completed his undergraduate studies at the University of Pittsburgh before pursuing his law degree at Pitt’s School of Law. He was admitted to the Pennsylvania State Court in 2002 and to the United States District Court – Western District of Pennsylvania in 2006.
Since he began his professional law career, Valsamidis has successfully maintained his private practice and effectively served his clients’ legal needs, controlling over 200 cases annually. From trial, appellate and post-conviction stages, including investigations, the filing of charges, preliminary and pre-trial hearings, case negotiations, jury trials, non-jury trials and sentencing, Valsamidis has successfully represented clients in the Court of Common Pleas, the Superior Court and the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania for over 10 years.
Valsamidis is a member of the American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association as well as the Beaver, Allegheny and Pennsylvania Bar Associations. Further solidifying his nickname, “The Greek,” Valsamidis fluently speaks Greek and enjoys frequent travel to Greece.
If you are being charged with DUI, Homicide, Assault, Drug or Weapon Charges, Traffic Offenses, Theft or are facing Juvenile, Protection from Abuse or Probation/Parole violations, have experience on your side.