Practice Areas

• Medical Malpractice
• Nursing Home Abuse
• Vaccine Injury

Megan E. Dirlam


Attorney Megan E. Dirlam is a 2016 graduate of Duquesne University School of Law. She joined Massa Butler & Giglione as a law clerk in 2015 and was hired as an Associate upon passing the Pennsylvania bar examination in 2016. Prior to that, she interned at the Allegheny County District Attorney’s Office.

During law school, Megan was a member of Duquesne’s Trial Advocacy Program, and competed at several national trial moot court competitions. She received multiple awards for her exceptional trial advocacy skills, including the Katie Elisabeth Westbrook and Aaron J. Deluca Advocacy Awards, and was ultimately inducted into the Order of Barristers and Louis E. Manderino Honor Society. During her third year of law school, Megan was certified as a student attorney to assist with the representation of indigent people through Duquesne’s Civil Rights Clinic.

In 2013, Megan graduated Magna Cum Laude from Slippery Rock University, with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and Spanish. She spent one semester studying abroad at the Universidad de Costa Rica.

Megan is licensed to practice law in Pennsylvania and West Virginia.

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania
  • West Virginia


Duquesne University School of Law, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

  • J.D.
  • Honors: Member, Duquesne’s Trial Advocacy Program
  • Honors: Katie Elisabeth Westbrook and Aaron J. Deluca Advocacy Awards
  • Honors: Order of Barristers
  • Honors: Louis E. Manderino Honor Society
  • Honors: Student Attorney, Duquesne’s Civil
  • Rights Clinic

Slippery Rock University, Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania

  • B.A. Business Administration and Spanish
  • Business Administration and Spanish