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About Jessie

Jessie Rawlings, Esquire is a Pittsburgh based attorney specializing in family law with a concentration on custody, paternity disputes, and adoption cases. However, cases outside of this realm are individually evaluated to determine the best way to help each potential client.


Jessie is a 2003 graduate of Mapletown High School in Greene County, Pennsylvania and a 2006 graduate of Edinboro University of Pennsylvania (Erie County) where she obtained her Bachelors of Arts in Criminal Justice. While seeking higher education, Jessie was involved in many social and honors organizations on campus. After obtaining her degree from Edinboro, Jessie enrolled in the Florida Coastal School of Law where she was a member of the Coastal Association of Public Interest Law. While obtaining her law degree, Jessie was involved in several internships with the Legal Aid of North Carolina, Asheville Office; the Jacksonville Area Legal Aid; and the Community Justice Project in Pittsburgh.


After passing the bar in 2010, Jessie obtained a fellowship in the Elder Law department at Neighborhood Legal Services Association in Pittsburgh. Currently, Jessie Minerich practices in most of the Southwestern Pennsylvania, including but not limited to Allegheny, Butler, Westmoreland, and Greene Counties. She is a hard-working attorney who expresses great compassion for her clients, regularly contributing pro bono work in Allegheny County. Her tech savvy abilities allow for open lines of communication between herself and her clients throughout the longevity of their cases.

Practice Areas

If you’re currently going through a family law matter such as a divorce or a child custody battle, you already know how difficult it can be to keep your emotions in check. You may be having a hard time making decisions or reaching resolutions with your spouse, partner, or family member.


Here to Help You

As a family attorney, I understand what you’re going through and want to reassure you that having such complex feelings during your legal matter is completely normal. After all, the decisions you make now will change your life for many years to come. For this reason, my goal is to offer you compassion during this tough time as well as legal services that help you reach peaceful resolutions. Attorney Jessie Rawlings  handles family matters such as:


  • Adoption
  • Divorce
  • Legal separation
  • Domestic partnerships
  • Child custody/visitation
  • Child support
  • Alimony
  • Domestic violence
  • Property distribution
  • Complex Paternity Disputes
  • Protection from Abuse
  • Spousal Support
  • Alimony
  • Other areas evaluated on a case by case basis

Getting a family law attorney involved in your situation doesn’t mean that you want to start or continue a conflict; it simply means that you’re ready to work toward a resolution so that you can move forward. If you’re ready to put conflict behind you in favor of a fresh start, contact Attorney Jessie Rawlings  for help.

My Approach

Jessie Rawlings, Esquire is dedicated to understanding what results you want and to helping you understand what actions to take on your behalf. Jessie will work with you every step of the way to make sure that you understand the choices you are making and feel empowered to make them.

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