Jessie D. Rawlings

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Jessie D. Rawlings concentrates her practice in family law including custody, paternity, divorce, support, and adoptions. She is a hard-working attorney who expresses great compassion for her clients. Her tech-savvy abilities create accessible communication with clients, promoting open discussion of case details and strategy.

Attorney Rawlings has been recognized as a Super Lawyer Rising Star in 2018, a 10 Best Family Law Attorney for Client Satisfaction by the American Institute of Family Law Attorneys (2018), and by the National Academy of Family Law Attorneys as a Top 10 Attorney under 40 in Pennsylvania (2018).

Attorney Rawlings is a 2006 graduate of Edinboro University of Pennsylvania where she obtained her bachelor's degree in criminal justice. While an undergraduate, Attorney Rawlings completed Pennsylvania Coalition Against Domestic Violence advocacy training and worked at the local shelter, aiding survivors in obtaining Protection from Abuse orders.

In 2010, Attorney Rawlings graduated from Florida Coastal School of Law. During her time in law school, she was a member of the Coastal Association of Public Interest Law and completed internships in three different states, exposing her to many aspects of the law and various approaches on how to practice effectively and zealously. It was during this time she realized her love of family law.

Throughout her career, Attorney Rawlings has focused on family law in most of Southwestern Pennsylvania, including but not limited to Allegheny, Beaver, Butler, Greene, Washington, and Westmoreland counties. She is a current member of the Allegheny County Bar Association, Pennsylvania Bar Association, and American Bar Association.

Attorney Rawlings is a native of Greene County, Pennsylvania and currently resides in downtown Pittsburgh.

Areas of Practice

  • Family Law


  • Florida Coastal School of Law,Jacksonville,Florida-2010
    • Honors:Coastal Association of Public Interest Law, Member
  • Edinboro University of Pennsylvania-2006
    • Major:Criminal Justice

Honors and Awards

  • Recognized as a Super Lawyer Rising Star, 2018
  • Best Family Law Attorney for Client Satisfaction by the American Institute of Family Law Attorneys, 2018
  • Top 10 Attorney under 40 in Pennsylvania, National Academy of Family Law Attorneys, 2018

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Allegheny County Bar Association,Member
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association,Member
  • American Bar Association,Member