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Practice Areas:

  • Personal Injury
  • Workers' Compensation


Carmen J. Nocera is an associate attorney at Ainsman Levine, LLC, where he focuses his practice on injured people in personal injury and workers’ compensation cases. Mr. Nocera takes pride in helping victims of negligence receive the compensation that they deserve.

Mr. Nocera is a 2015 graduate of Slippery Rock University, where he graduated with a degree in Safety Management and was a member of the university’s baseball team. Prior to law school, Mr. Nocera worked as an environmental health and safety consultant in the construction industry. Mr. Nocera is a 2019 graduate of the University of Pittsburgh School of Law and is licensed to practice in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. During law school, Mr. Nocera was an accomplished member of the mock trial team, as well as Chair of the Moot Court Board.

Mr. Nocera is an active member of the Pittsburgh legal community. He is a member of the Western Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association, serving on the Membership Committee, and also serves as vice-chair of the Allegheny County Bar Association’s LGBTQ+ Rights Committee. In addition, Mr. Nocera teaches mock trial at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law.

Mr. Nocera resides in the city of Pittsburgh and enjoys golfing, cooking, visiting different restaurants throughout the city, and spending time with his dog, Oliver.


  • University of Pittsburgh School of Law, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
    • J.D. – 2019
    • Honors: Chair – Moot Court Board
  • Slippery Rock University, Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania
    • B.S. – 2015
    • Major: Safety Management

Bar Admission

  • Pennsylvania, 2019

Pro-Bono Activities

  • Mock Trial Coach – University of Pittsburgh School of Law
  • Voter Protection Attorney

Professional Associations

  • Western Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association, Member, Present

Current Employment Position

  • Associate Attorney