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Pittsburgh is an old steel mining city in eastern Pennsylvania that has since diversified its economy to include robotics, health care, biomedicine, finance, and tourism. The larger Pittsburgh metropolitan area extends into West Virginia and Ohio, often referred to as the "tri-state" region. In such a large and densely populated city, taking on legal issues can seem overwhelming. But the articles and resources below will help you navigate the state's legal system, find the appropriate courthouse, and get a better handle on your legal rights and responsibilities as a Pittsburgh resident or visitor.
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