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707 Grant Street
Suite 3800
Pittsburgh, PA 15219

243 Three Springs Drive
Suite 20, #C13
Weirton, WV 26062

111 N. Front Street
Suite 100
Harrisburg, PA 17101

New York
One Battery Park Plaza
28th Floor
New York, NY 10004


J.D., magna cum laude, University of Pittsburgh School of Law, 2000

  • University of Pittsburgh Journal of Law and Commerce, Managing Editor
  • Order of the Coif

B.S., Industrial Management, Carnegie Mellon University, 1997

  • Phi Kappa Phi
  • Beta Gamma Sigma 


Best Lawyers in America® distinction in Employment Law - Management (2018-2024)

AV-Preeminent Rated Lawyer, Martindale-Hubbell

Pennsylvania Rising Stars® in the field of Employment Law, 2011-2015


Craig Snethen is a Partner in the Pittsburgh office and a member of the Employment Law group. Craig’s practice comprises representing corporate clients before government agencies in both federal and state courts, defending employers in cases involving, without limitation, sex, age, disability and race discrimination, wrongful discharge, the FLSA and the FMLA. His extensive administrative experience has taken him before the Bureau of Unemployment Compensation, the Pennsylvania Human Relations Commission, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, the New York Division of Human Rights, the West Virginia Human Rights Commission and the National Labor Relations Board.

In addition to litigation-oriented work, Craig provides advice and counseling to management clients on a wide array of employment law issues. Craig has been recognized as a Rising Star by Super Lawyers from 2011-2014.

Prior to joining GRSM, Craig was a Shareholder in the Pittsburgh office of Jackson Lewis P.C.


  • Pennsylvania
  • New York
  • West Virginia
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit


  • American Bar Association
  • State Bar of New York
  • State Bar of Pennsylvania
  • Society for Human Resource Management

Community Involvement

  • Member, Board of Directors, International Institute of Erie, Pennsylvania
  • Member, Board of Directors, Chautauqua County Humane Society
  • Member, Board of Trustees, West Portland Baptist Church