About The Greek
Steven Valsamidis aka “The Greek”
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. 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 approximately 20 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.
Justin D. Quinn
While in law school, Justin maintained full-time employment at a central Pennsylvania personal injury law firm. Following his admission to the bar in April 2006, Justin worked in private practice before joining the Beaver County District Attorney’s Office in March 2009, where he remained before returning to the private sector in May of 2017.
Justin is a member of the Pennsylvania Bar and Beaver County Bar Associations. His practice focuses on criminal defense, personal injury and other civil matters, and Social Security disability cases. In addition to the Pennsylvania Supreme Court, Justin is also admitted to practice before the United States Supreme Court, the United States Third Circuit Court of Appeals, the United States District Court – Western District of Pennsylvania, and the Social Security Administration.
Prior to beginning her legal career with Valsamidis Law, Nicole held various internships in the public service sector of law, including the Women’s Center & Shelter of Greater Pittsburgh and the Beaver County District Attorney’s Office.
Nicole is a member of the Beaver, Allegheny, and Pennsylvania Bar Associations. Her practice focuses on criminal defense, personal injury, and estate planning. She has served numerous clients in Mercer, Lawrence, Butler, Allegheny, Beaver, and Clarion Counties.
“Mr. Valsamidis and Mr. Quinn are just amazing. They are the true meaning of knowing how to be professional but also have hearts and care as well. Very thankful i picked them best decision i have made. Their values, and passion for not only law but people as well will keep me coming back if ever needed. Thank you guys bunches. If you need excellent lawyers I highly recommend them.”