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Victor Abraham (Abe) Delnore

Associate
adelnore@dfllegal.com
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Phone: (412) 926-1824

20 Stanwix St
3rd Floor
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15222

Mr. Delnore is a litigation attorney concentrating on complex civil cases, with a particular focus on insurance coverage. Mr. Delnore’s expertise in insurance coverage is broad and includes a variety of first- and third-party coverages including commercial general liability, directors & officers, subcontractors, products & completed operations, environmental, title, professional liability, cyber risk, and employers’ liability. He has represented a variety of clients ranging from individuals and small businesses to Dow 30 corporations, in industries including construction, manufacturing, oil & gas production, midstream, hospitality, financial services, and storage. He has been responsible for matters ranging in size from thousands to billions of dollars.   
 
Mr. Delnore has extensive experience in all aspects of state and federal civil litigation, from pre-complaint strategy through discovery and motion practice to settlement and collection. He has appeared in state and federal trial and appellate courtrooms across Pennsylvania. He also has significant experience in various forms of nonjudicial dispute resolution such as arbitration, mediation, and direct negotiation. In addition, he has managed many electronic discovery projects, always prioritizing efficiency and value while complying with legal and professional standards.
 
Apart from his civil litigation work, Mr. Delnore has maintained an active pro bono practice representing underserved clients including domestic violence victims, incarcerated persons, and juvenile offenders.
 
Education

J.D., University of Alabama School of Law, 2010

Summa cum laude; Order of the Coif; Moot Court Best Oralist 2009; Executive Editor Alabama Law Review
Exchange Fellow, École Normale Supérieure, 2001-2002
Paris, France
Pensionnaire étranger (exchange fellow)

M.A., University of Virginia, 2000

History

B.A., College of William & Mary, 1997

With high honors, Religion and Interdisciplinary Studies

Bar and Court Admissions Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, 2010
United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania, 2011
Various pro hac vice admissions
Professional Background
  • Dingess, Foster, Luciana, Davidson & Chleboski, Pittsburgh, PA, October 2017 - Present
  • K&L Gates LLP, Pittsburgh, PA, January 2011 - October 2017