As noted in the March 12, 2012 edition of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette and the March 13, 2012 edition of the Tribune-Review, Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney added Sean M. Girdwood and Brian D. Trudgen as shareholders to the firm's financial services and real estate finance practice in Pittsburgh.

Girdwood has handled financial transactions and has served as counsel to both the lender/agent and to the borrower. Trudgen focuses his practice on commercial and corporate finance, acquisition finance, commercial leasing and commercial real estate finance.