Edward A. Olds

Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Phone: (412) 492-8975
Fax: (412) 492-8978

Edward Olds litigates constitutional issues spanning retaliation against public employees, first amendment rights of fraternity members, prisoner rights cases, and voting rights. He has represented women faculty members and students in cases under Title IX including proportionality of opportunities for women to engage in interscholastic sports and sexual harassment of faculty members and students. His practice involving employment cases covers the broad spectrum of hostile work environment, race, gender, and age discrimination, the ADA, ERISA, FLSA, restrictive covenants, and retaliation.

Mr. Olds has been involved in hundreds of federal cases and numerous jury trials and appeals. Many of his clients come to him with employment or educational issues involving their current employer or school. He puts that experience to work for you by providing professional representation aimed at solving clients’ problems.

Areas of Practice

  • Civil Rights
  • Constitutional Law
  • Education Law
  • Employment Discrimination

Litigation Percentage

  • 50% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania, 1976


  • University of Pittsburgh School of Law, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
    • J.D. – 1976

Past Employment Positions

  • Neighborhood Legal Services Association (NLSA), Managing Attorney

Olds Russ Marquette & Peace, LLC is located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, in the North Hills section of Allegheny County. The firm provides representation to clients in nearby communities such as Etna, Shaler, Allison Park, Westview, Glenshaw, Gibsonia, and Wexford, as well as clients throughout Western Pennsylvania.