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Scartelli, Distasio & Kowalski names new managing partner

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Distasio & Kowalski">August 3, 2010, Scranton, Pa., USA - August 3, 2010, Scranton, Pa., USA - Scartelli, Distasio & Kowalski, P.C., a Wilkes-Barre and Scranton law firm, announced that Peter Paul Olszewski, Jr. is the new managing partner.

Former two-term elected Luzerne County District Attorney and Common Pleas Mr. Olszewski brings more than 25 years of unique litigation experience to the law firm.

As D.A., Mr. Olszewski tried 18 cases to jury verdicts, including seven first-degree murder verdicts. During his nine years as a Luzerne County Court of Common Pleas Judge, he oversaw more than 180 criminal jury trials, including five capital homicide cases.

As a Luzerne County attorney, Mr. Olszewski focuses his practice on criminal defense, medical malpractice, and personal injury matters. His experience as both a prosecutor and judge in criminal and civil trials benefits clients by providing unique perspective to his litigation strategies.

After graduating from The Dickinson School of Law, Mr. Olszewski engaged in private practice, focusing on criminal, civil, and family law trials throughout Northeastern Pennsylvania.

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