Ana Lisa Petrella is an associate attorney at Voelker & Kairys with a comprehensive family law practice. She is a graduate of both Duquesne University and the Duquesne University School of Law. She was admitted to practice in Pennsylvania and in the U.S. District Court for the Western District in 2016. During her time at Duquesne Law, Attorney Petrella earned a concentration in family law studies and participated in the Duquesne Family Law Clinic. She clerked for the Honorable Jill E. Rangos in the Allegheny County Court of Common Pleas, along with several other internships. Ana Lisa earned a pro bono certificate by volunteering her time to assist individuals with legal needs.
Attorney Petrella has been recognized by her peers as a Pennsylvania ‘Super Lawyers’ Rising Star in the area of family law in 2018-2021. As an active member of the Allegheny County Bar Association, she serves as a committee co-chair for the Family Law Section. In addition, she is a volunteer for the Allegheny County Court of Common Pleas self-help clinic within the Family Division.
Travel, exploring new restaurants, and spending time with her dog, Finn, are some of Ana Lisa’s favorite activities. She has been a proud resident of Pittsburgh since 2009, having moved here from Steubenville, Ohio.