Pittsburgh’s Real Estate and Business Legal Team
Edward J. Krug & Associates is a real estate and business-focused full-service law firm in the West Hills of Pittsburgh. Our team of Attorneys and experienced staff are ready to assist you with whatever your legal counsel and real estate transactional needs may be, and our suburban location near two major interstates takes the headache out of client counseling. Scroll down to learn more.
The Edward J. Krug & Associates Team:
Edward J. Krug: Principal and Attorney
Theo A. Collins: Attorney
Chelsea M. Mague: Attorney
Dee Kane: Legal Assistant
Rick Santa: Comptroller
Barbara Barnes: Title Assistant
Donna Hayes: Accounting
Practicing Law How Pittsburgh Needs It
Lending and Finance
Landlord / Tenant
Meet Our Leading Attorney
Attorney Edward J. Krug is one of Pennsylvania’s foremost real estate and small-balance commercial lending attorneys, with 41 years of experience in the title, lending, and real estate industries. He is frequently called on by other attorneys to consult on complex real estate issues and has served as an expert witness in litigation.
Throughout his career, Attorney Krug has filled various executive-level positions within the national title and lending industries, including vice president, general counsel, and president. He has served as a counsel, director and president of The Title Appraisal Vendor Management Association (TAVMA). He has also served on the board of directors of the Real Estate Service Providers Organization (RESPRO). In 2005, he returned to private practice, specializing in small-balance commercial lending and closings.
Attorney Krug teaches Real Estate Planning as an adjunct Professor at the Duquesne University School of Law and seeks to enhance the professionalism and skill of the practice through education.
Meet Attorney Theo A. Collins
Mr. Collins is an attorney who advises on real estate, land use, zoning, business planning, entity formation, corporate counsel, corporate acquisitions, financing, and estate planning and administration. His practice is geared towards helping business owners and property owners make the right decisions to stimulate and protect growth, and assisting buyers and sellers of real estate and businesses in making the right decisions during the search, negotiation, due diligence, planning, and financing stages.
Mr. Collins has experience in complex commercial transactions, corporate matters, real estate, and commercial litigation, including corporate structuring and governance, corporate acquisitions and sales, contract preparation and negotiation, succession planning, asset sales, and ownership sales; real estate transactions, including financing, title insurance claims evaluations, zoning, planning, deeds, and leases; and commercial litigation including title insurance claims litigation, boundary disputes, quiet title actions, commercial loan workouts, and enforcement of lender remedies.
Mr. Collins is a former U.S. Marine Corps infantry sergeant and frequent speaker on issues facing post-9/11 era veterans. He serves as the Chairman of the Coraopolis Borough Zoning Hearing Board.
Attorney Chelsea Mague
Chelsea Mague is an attorney licensed in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and is admitted to practice before the courts of theCommonwealth and the Federal Courts in the Western District of Pennsylvania
She is a graduate of Slippery Rock University and the Duquesne University School of Law, where she studied under Attorney Krug.
West Hills Closing Services
Housed within Edward J. Krug & Associates is West Hills Closing Services, a full-service real estate closings company. The West Hills Closing Services and Edward J. Krug & Associates professional staff combine the benefit of more than 75 years of legal and real estate experience in the dedicated customer service that starts with promptly returning phone calls and answering your questions about your transaction. The staff is experienced in real estate procedures, title insurance, title clearance, loan documents and all other aspects of real estate transactions.
The West Hills Closing Services Team:
Debbie Cinque: Closings Coordinator and Closings Agent
Rick Santa: Comptroller and Closings Agent
Lynn Brogan: Closings Agent