Bernstein-Burkley didn’t create a COVID-19 team—because we’ve always had one.

Many businesses are experiencing (or expecting) fiscal challenges as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. For more than 50 years, Bernstein-Burkley has advised clients dealing with virtually every issue arising from financial distress. We are prepared to assist any company impacted by the current economy. Over the next several months, businesses and organizations are going to struggle. Unfortunately, for many industries, they are already feeling the consequences. While the virus itself is new, many of the tools we use every day can help your company right now.

Who We Are

Bernstein-Burkley is a law firm that for more than 50 years has been committed to providing partnerships that offer clients a peace of mind during economic turbulence. Managing partner Kirk B. Burkley currently serves as President of the American Board of Certification, an organization that certifies specialists in the area of bankruptcy and creditors’ rights; managing partner Robert S. Bernstein and partner Harry Greenfield are past presidents. Additionally, both Bernstein and Greenfield are members of the esteemed American College of Bankruptcy.

Our team is seasoned and knowledgeable, with partners averaging 20 years of practice in the areas of bankruptcy and creditors’ rights. They are regularly recognized as the best in their field by Super Lawyers and the Best Lawyers in America. We have more board-certified creditors’ rights specialists than any other law firm in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.

What We Do

Headquartered in Pittsburgh, with offices in Cleveland and Wheeling, our team is able to cover cases nationwide in the areas of:

  • Bankruptcy & Restructuring
  • Creditors’ Rights
  • Commercial Litigation


We’re Ready to Help – Call Us Today

We realize that tough times lie ahead, and we are here to get you through, whether it’s answering complex questions or simply a phone call. We are trained for these circumstances and will work tirelessly to serve our clients’ best interests.

Through the COVID-19 crisis, our office has remained open, with much of our staff and attorneys working remotely, to meet our clients’ needs.

If you need assistance, please don’t hesitate to give us a call at (412) 456-8100 or reach out via

Written by Bernstein- Burkley, P.C. on March 23, 2020

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