Edgar Snyder & Associates

US Steel Tower, 600 Grant St, 10th Floor

Pittsburgh, PA 15219

P: (412) 394-1000



Allegheny County

Additional Offices:
Erie, Johnstown, Altoona

PAJ, Board Member; Executive Committee, President WPTLA 2004-2005

Attorney Cynthia Danel has an AV Preeminent rating from Martindale-Hubbell. She made the PA Super Lawyer list 2005-2020; Super Lawyers list of Top 50 Women Attorneys in PA 2008-2020; Super Lawyer list of Top 100 Attorneys in PA 2011-2020 and the list of Top 50 Attorneys in Pittsburgh 2009-2020.

She was voted for inclusion in the 2011-2020 editions of The Best Lawyers in America and was selected as their 2012 “Pittsburgh Personal Injury Litigation Lawyer of the Year.”

Attorney Danel has tried numerous cases to verdict before a jury in Western and Central PA. She has mediated and settled hundreds more cases and has successfully argued appellate cases before the Superior and Supreme Courts of PA.

Professional Honors and Memberships

  • AV Preeminent rating from Martindale-Hubbell; •2011-2020; •”2012 Pittsburgh’s Best Lawyers Personal Injury Litigation Lawyer of the Year”; •2005-2020 PA Super Lawyers; •Super Lawyers Top 100 Attys in PA 2011-2020; •Super Lawyers Top 50 Female Attys in PA 2008-2020; •Super Lawyers Top 50 Attys in Pgh 2009-2020; • Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum •Western PA Trial Lawyers Assoc., Past President; •Academy of Trial Lawyers of Allegheny County; •PA Assoc.for Justice, Bd of Governors; •Allegheny County Bar Assoc.; PA Bar Assoc.; WV Trial Lawyers Assoc.; •American Assoc. for Justice; •2004 Outstanding Alumni Award, Penn State Univ; • 2012 Alumni Fellow, Penn State Univ.

Education and Licensing

Attorney Danel received both a Bachelor of Arts and a Master of Arts degree in Speech Communication from Penn State Univ. She received her Juris Doctor degree from Duquesne Univ School of Law. She is licensed in the State and Federal Courts of both PA and WV.