Kerri Lee Cappella


Gentile, Horoho & Avalli, P.C.


310 Grant Street Suite 1000
Pittsburgh PA, 15219
Phone: (412) 261-9900
Fax: (412) 261-7100


Practice emphasizes Traditional Client Representation and Litigation; Certified Mediator

Legal Organizations

American Bar Association Family Law Section; Pennsylvania Bar Association Family Law Section, Program Committee Co-Chair 2014-2015; Program Committee Member 2010-2012; Allegheny County Bar Association, Judiciary Committee Member 2012-2015, Family Law Section Council 1995-1998; Allegheny County Bar Foundation Fellow


Top 50 Women Attorneys in Pennsylvania, 2012; Pennsylvania Super Lawyer 2009-present; Best Lawyers in America 2011-present; National Advocates Top 100 Lawyers, Matrimonial and Family Law 2014-present

CLE Presentations

Pennsylvania Bar Association Family Law Section Program Co-Chair 2015; Pennsylvania Bar Association Family Law Section, Faculty, AAML Hot Tips: Best Practices Useful Provisions and Clauses for Prenups Marital Settlement Agreements and Other Divorce Documents, 2013, Slicing up the Pie, Property Distribution in Pennsylvania, 2010, 2012, 2015; Social Media and Divorce, 2010; Technology and Family Law, 2002; Allegheny County Matrimonial Inns of Court CCLXXII, Charter Member, Faculty, ESI Pittsburgh: Electronic Discovery and Technology in Family Law Practice, 2008; Faculty, Representing Disabled Clients, 2008; Faculty, Appellate Practice, 1996; Allegheny County Bar Assn. Family Law Section, 1991-Present, Faculty, Abuse of Custody Process in Divorce Cases, 2008; Faculty, Protection from Abuse Act, 1998.


Chapter Author, Pennsylvania Bar Institute Publication 5754, Equitable Distribution in Pennsylvania 2009, 2012, 2016 "What's In and What's Out? Advanced Property Issues," Publication 2010, 2012, 2016; Kerri Lee Cappella and Mark J. Goldberg, Pittsburgh Business Times, "Divorce Code Changes Could Affect Businesses and Entrepreneurs," 2005.

AAML Chapter

Board of Examiners