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Let me start by saying that i would highly recommend Jason. i have had the opportunity to work with many attorneys in my lifetime and Jason is by far the most attentive, caring, detailed and humble attorney that I have ever been associated with.
It was 8pm at night and I received a frantic phone call from my son. He was crying and totally scared. He made a mistake. He was a follower instead of being a leader and got caught doing something totally stupid. Never being in that type of situation and being far from my son i was clueless on what to do and how to start. Being a parent and hearing your child crying and afraid all you want to do is help. So i began on the internet. I got the number of a few attorneys from sites like this. Jason's reviews were amazing and positive. Jason was the first to call me back and asked if he could call me after he put his son to bed at 9pm. At exactly 9pm the phone rang and it was him.
He spent tons of time on the phone calming me and my son down. answering my questions, explaining the steps involved in the process and giving me his opinion on the situation. He was amazing! He was very laid back but confident...i asked him one question...I said to him...My son is a great kid...a good student..and he made a mistake...I am far from him...I said can i trust my son in your hands and are you the best? He answered humbly but confidently...I am and I will take care of your son like he was my own.
I trusted him and hired him. That was the best decision I have ever made. Jason is a man of his word. He did take care of my son. He did do exactly what he said and gave him the attention and focus needed. He was a calming force during a rough time and he made a negative situation much more tolerable.
Jason is an amazing man who truly loves what he does, but more than that he truly cares about his clients and their families. I would highly recommend him and would endorse him and his team wholeheartedly without reservation.
A year-and-a-half ago, I was charged with a DUI. I interviewed 3 attorneys. I can say that I made the right choice. Jason Dunkle knows the law, and he knows the court and the legal process. He walked me through the legal process, the ARD requirements and what to expect. Everything happened as he had explained. With his guidance, I was able to get through the process with a favorable outcome. I would highly recommend Jason for legal representation.
Over an year ago I got myself into an alcohol related DUI. I remember being scared to death of the consequences and the whole police arrest scene. The very next day I started looking into lawyers and called almost every lawyer in the area. I spoke with all of them. Most of them failed to understand my anxiety, its effect on my career and merely stated what you could find on the internet by doing a simple google search. At the end I called Jason and after the call I already felt like most of my problems will be resolved. He explained everything to me very clearly. Not only that, he even emailed everything he told me so that I can read it again in case I forget some details while I am anxious. At every step of the court case, Jason informed me about the current and the next step, emailed me all the details and whenever I requested a call, he would humbly give me call. Being a lawyer is one thing, being a caring, compassionate and powerful lawyer is another thing. Jason would always put me at ease by explaining every legal term or requirement in lay man's terms by using simple comparisons. He was very caring and immediately calmed me down from my state of frightfulness and anxiousness. On the court dates he would make sure that I know exactly when and where to meet him and always a phone call away. At no point did I feel that I couldn't get answers to my questions. Some of the other lawyers I had spoken to had mocked me for some of the questions I had but Jason clearly answered these questions as well.
In all I must say - Jason is extremely good at what he does. I highly recommend him if you need a defense lawyer.
Attorney Dunkle was extremely helpful and professional when getting my underage drinking and public drunkenness charges expunged. If you have found yourself in this situation he has my highest recommendation. There is not anything I believe he could have done better when speaking on my behalf.
He got me out of a very tight spot. My son had multiple charges of underage drinking and public drunkenness at Penn State. I had retained a different attorney at first. To make a long story short, that attorney failed to follow through on several actions and missed a court date. With a very short time frame of 3 days to the next court date I turned to Jason Dunkle and he promise to take on the case. He was understanding and non-judgmental. Within 24 hours he and his staff had everything in order and ready for the proceedings. He was sensitive to the pressure I was feeling and provided open communications and guidance at every step to ease my mind. He was spot on with everything he outlined. Communication and responsiveness was key in our case and Jason delivered well beyond expectations. It is now about 6 months later and Jason has expunged the records of charges. His communication through the entire process has been stellar informing us of when documents were filed and responses from the courts. I can’t say enough good things about him. Highly recommend. You would be foolish to go elsewhere.
I haven't used many lawyers in my lifetime, but from my experience, Jason Dunkle is an exceptional man and a person I trust. First, I inquired about my situation to several lawyers and they were either unwilling to take on my case or told me to pound sand saying it wasn't doable.
Jason took my case, and he helped me successfully resolve it. Moreover, his staff is extremely thorough and excellent at following-up, allowing me to trust that the job was getting done. I knew step-by-step where I was in the process and Jason and his staff expertly addressed any of my concerns.
I enthusiastically recommend Jason without any reservations.
Highly Recommend!!!!! My son was recently charged with underage drinking at Penn State College. I contacted a few lawyers regarding this matter . One of them did not even return my call and the other one just told me to have my son sign the summons "not guilty" and let him know when a date is set for court. I was told that we had to go to court even though we live out of state. I found Jason Dunkle on-line and he had so many great reviews I thought I should give him a call. This was the best decision! Jason called me back immediately and had me feeling relief within minutes. He immediately directed me to an area on the summons that clearly noted that we did not have to go to court (something the other lawyer did not take the time to do). You can tell by speaking with him that he feels and understands what you are going through and that he wants to do everything within his power to help you. He was very thorough in his explanation regarding the steps that needed to be taken and left no questions unanswered. I cannot say enough good things about Jason Dunkle. I highly recommend him!!!
I was referred to Jason by an attorney in my locale when my PSU son was charged with possessing a small amount of marijuana just before the end of his freshman year. I simply cannot say enough about him. He is knowledgeable, professional, compassionate and experienced. He talked me off the ledge, met with my son and me and helped us handle this mess. He knows the system and all the players. When I emailed him around midnight, less than 3 months later, as my son had now been charged with underage drinking (not a quick learner!), Jason called me at 7:30 on Sunday morning. He did not make me feel like the worst parent he had ever met and once again, helped us handle the situation. He was so compassionate towards me, yet spoke to my son like a Dutch uncle. Having said that, my son thinks as highly of Jason as I do. He is down to earth, direct and non-judgmental. I will forever be grateful for his help and, except for the circumstances, am happy to have come to know him. He is a good man.
As a fellow criminal defense lawyer, I have high expectations for my colleagues and Jason did not disappoint. I referred a very sensitive matter to Jason and he handled it quickly, effectively, and professionally. Since then, I have referred other cases to him and he has handled the clients well and kept me informed of the progress.
Mr. Dunkle was awesome! He helped my daughter through a tough time and got her record expunged. He was warm, kind, and very attentive. My daughter felt very comfortable with him. He was professional and extremely efficient and effective.