Partners

Peter M. Villari

Peter Villari, an equity partner and senior trial counsel at Villari, Brandes & Giannone, graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Science degree from LaSalle College in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, before earning his law degree from Dickinson School of Law in Carlisle, Pennsylvania. While at Dickinson, Peter actively participated in the trial moot court and was undefeated during his time in the program. Peter also clerked for a Pennsylvania state senator while in law school.   Read More…

Paul D. Brandes

Paul, an equity partner at Villari, Brandes & Giannone, is a senior litigator and trial attorney for the firm, and heads the firm’s litigation department. He received his college degree in 1985 from Clark University in Worcester, Massachusetts. After graduating, he worked for two years for the Council on Economic Priorities, a public interest research organization in New York City. There, Paul co-authored two books on nuclear arms control, Security without Star Wars and Banning Nuclear Tests. In 1990, Paul earned his law degree from Temple University School of Law in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. While at Temple…  Read More…

Theresa L. Giannone

Theresa is an equity partner at Villari, Brandes, & Giannone. Theresa graduated from Pennsylvania State University in 1992, where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree with high distinction. She then went on to the Widener University School of Law, where she received her law degree with honors in 1995. Among Theresa’s various areas of specialization, she represents the victims of medical negligence, tractor-trailer collisions and other major personal injury matters. Her dedication to her clients, and persistent efforts on their behalf, are two of her most valued assets.  Read More…