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Frank W. Nocito

ATTORNEY AT LAW

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Practice Areas:

  • Criminal Defense
  • Drug Violations
  • DUI/DWI
  • Juvenile Crimes
  • Sex Offenses
  • White Collar Crimes
  • Grand Jury

Biography

Education

  • Syracuse University College of Law, Syracuse, New York
    • J.D. – 1983
  • Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania
    • B.S. – 1980

Bar Admissions

  • Supreme Court of Pennsylvania, 1983
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 2019
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 3rd Circuit, 1994
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, pro hac vice, 1986
  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania, pro hac vice, 1984

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • PA Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Past President, 1984 to Present
  • Wilkes-Barre Law and Library Association, Co-Chair - Criminal Defense Committee, 1983 to Present

Pro Bono Activities

  • Lector at Parish of St. Barbara, 2020 to Present
  • Penn State University Wilkes-Barre Campus Advisory Board

Honors and Awards

  • Pennsylvania Super Lawyer, 2012-Present

Representative Clients

  • Judges
  • Lawyers
  • Doctors
  • Professional Athletes
  • Police Officers
  • Teachers
  • People from all walks of life

Representative Cases

  • Commonwealth ex. rel. Buchanan v. Verbonitz, 581 A.2d 172 Pa., 1990, Supreme

References

  • Neil T. O'Donnell, Esq.
  • Phillip Gelso, Esq.