Jaclyn E. Faulds


University of Pittsburgh School of Law, J.D. 2014
Katz Graduate School of Business, M.B.A., 2014
Pennsylvania State University, B.F.A., 2006

I focus my practice on assisting clients with a variety of matters related to start-up formation and dissolution, and general business law matters such as contractual agreements, corporate governance issues and general disputes.  I also enjoy  working with other Stonecipher attorneys to assist clients with issues that arise in the constantly evolving energy industry. A large portion of my practice also revolves around assisting individuals burned by business debt. 

See me For:
  • General issues that arise in day-to-day business operations
  • Entity formation and contracts
  • Employment agreements
  • Internal corporate policies
  • Real property transactions
  • Promotional and advertising guidance

  • Employment & privacy disputes
  • Breach of contract & breach of warranty actions
  • Business torts
  • E-discovery disputes
  • Drafting technology policies
  • Copyrights and trademarks
  • Data security and privacy issues
  • Landowner and operator lease negotiation
  • Contractual disputes and litigation
  • Operating agreements and land issues
  • Buying and selling interests and related assets
Other Points of Interest:
  • Pennsylvania State Courts
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court Western District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Pennsylvania

  • American Bar Association
  • Women’s Bar Association of Western Pennsylvania, Executive Committee 2012-present
  • ACBA Women in the Law Division, Treasurer
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association, Member


  • 2012 recipient of a Marshall Brennan Constitutional Law Teaching Fellowship
  • 2012-2013 Loan Repayment Assistance Program Chair for the Pitt Legal Income Sharing Foundation
  • Staff Editor for the University of Pittsburgh Journal of Environmental and Public Health Law
  • Recipient of the Outstanding Community Service Award and the Brosius Creativity Award by the University of Pittsburgh, 2014
  • Finalist at the National Appellate Moot Court Competition, 2013

  • Stonecipher Law Firm 2012-present
  • Community Justice Project, 2012
  • Superior Court of Pennsylvania, 2012
  • Greater Pittsburgh Arts Council, Attorney Volunteer & Business Mentor, 2015-Present
  • Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, New Leadership Board Member, 2015-Present.
  • Neighborhood Legal Services Association, Pro Bono Program Volunteer, 2015-Present