Exemplary Employee Award
Exemplary Employee Award Winner
Daniel Eichinger, Esq.
Office of Public Defender, Appeals Division
| Award Proclamation
On November 25, 2014, Mr. Daniel Eichinger, Esq., an attorney in the Appeals Division of the Office of Public Defender, received Allegheny County’s Exemplary Employee Award.
Nominated by the Public Defender’s Office leadership team, Attorney Eichinger was nominated for his recent work with a client that resulted in a not guilty verdict. His success was attributed to his hard work, attention to detail, effective cross-examination and a willingness to question police procedures. He displayed zealous advocacy skills and a commitment the client. It is more exceptional as Attorney Eichinger is primarily focused on appeals, writing and orally arguing appeals for the Pennsylvania Superior and Supreme Courts.
Attorney Eichinger was surprised at a meeting with the County Executive, County Manager and his office. He was presented with a joint County proclamation, from the Executive and Council Member Ellenbogen, and a 2014 Seasons Pass to the County pools.