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Practice Areas

  • Toxic Torts
  • Asbestos Defense
  • Insurance Defense


John Nuzum is an Associate in the firm's West Virginia office and concentrates his practice on product liability litigation with an emphasis on asbestos defense.

John received a Bachelor's in Music Education in 1996 and graduated from the Duquesne University School of Law in 2003. He is admitted to practice in Pennsylvania and in the U.S. District Courts for the Western District of Pennsylvania. 

John joined Wilbraham, Lawler & Buba in December of 2019.


  • Duquesne University School of Law, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
    • J.D. - 2003
  • West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia
    • B.M. - 1996
    • Honors: magna cum laude
    • Major: Education

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania, 2003
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Pennsylvania, 2003

Professional Associations

  • Allegheny County Bar Association, Member, 2005 to Present

Classes & Seminars

  • Torts, Contracts, Legal Research and Writing, Civil Procedure, Litigation, Bradford School, 2006 to 2010

Past Positions

  • Bradford School, Director of Education/In-House Counsel, 2006 to 2018
  • Bartifay Law Offices, Associate, 2004 to 2006