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Roy Lisko is an experienced State College Criminal Defense Attorney. He has been practicing law for more than 25 years and is a former police officer and prosecuter. He serves clients in from State College throughout Centre County. For those requiring representation in criminal defense, traffic violations and personal injury cases, the attorneys at Lisko & Associates will fight for what they deserve.

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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Criminal Defense: 40%
  2. Car Accident: 20%
  3. DUI & DWI: 20%
  4. Motorcycle Accident: 10%
  5. Personal Injury: 10%

Payment

Fees:

Free consultation (30 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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  • Thomas Dominick Berret

    I endorse this lawyer. Roy is an excellent criminal defense and personal injury attorney.

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    Thomas Berret Car accident Attorney
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  • Stephen M Misko

    I endorse this lawyer. Roy is an excellent criminal defense and personal injury lawyer. I would not hesitate to refer clients to him.

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    Stephen Misko Federal crime Attorney
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Contact info

Law Offices of Roy K. Lisko & Associates

204 Calder Way Suite 304
State College, PA, 16801

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
PAActive197904/02/2016
OHNot Registered197808/01/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Lead Counsel Rated, Criminal DefenseLead Counsel2016
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2016
Lead Counsel Rated, Personal InjuryLead Counsel2016
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2015
Lead Counsel Personal InjuryLead Counsel2015
Lead Counsel Criminal DefenseLead Counsel2015
Top 10 DUI/DWI PennsylvaniaAmerican Institute of DUI/DWI Attorneys2015
Super LawyerPennsylvania Super Lawyers2014
Top Lawyers in PennsylvaniaPhiladelphia Magazine2014
Super LawyerPennsylvania Super Lawyers2013
Super LawyerPennsylvania Super Lawyers2012
Super LawyerPennsylvania Super Lawyers2011
President's AwardPennsylvania Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers1999
Appointment to the Supreme Court Criminal Rules CommitteeChief Justice of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania1993
Appointment to the Supreme Court Criminal Rules CommitteeChief Justice of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania1992
Appointment to the Supreme Court Criminal Rules CommitteeChief Justice of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania1991
Appointment to the Supreme Court Criminal Rules CommitteeChief Justice of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania1990
Appointment to the Supreme Court Criminal Rules CommitteeChief Justice of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania1989
Appointment to the Supreme Court Criminal Rules CommitteeChief Justice of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania1988
Appointment to the Supreme Court Criminal Rules CommitteeChief Justice of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania1987
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerLaw Offices of Roy K. Lisko& Associates1981 - Present
Assistant District AttorneyCentre County District Attorney1979 - 1981
Assistant Attorney GeneralOhio Attorney General's Office1978 - 1979
Police OfficerState College1973 - 1975
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Pennsylvania Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember1998 - Present
Centre County Bar AssociationMember1981 - Present
Pennsylvania Bar AssociationMember1981 - Present
Pennsylvania Association of Criminal Defense LawyersBoard Member2000 - 2010
Pennsylvania Association of Criminal Defense LawyersVice President of the Middle District1999 - 2000
Pennsylvania Association For JusticeMember1989 - 1995
Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
UnknownJuror Misconduct: Law and Litigation1989
UnknownToxicologist Trial Practice Newsletter1988
UnknownPersonal Advocacy Trial Practice Newsletter1987
UnknownJury Selection1987
UnknownJudging the Jury,1986
UnknownCauses of Action1985
ABA JournalDirty Dealing1985
UnknownArt of Advocacy: Settlement,1984
UnknownJurywork: Systematic Techniques1984
UnknownCriminal Evidence1981
UnknownSearch and Seizure: A Treatise on the Fourth Amendment1981
UnknownCrisis in Health Care1979
UnknownCrisis in Health Care1979
UnknownLying: Moral Choice in Public and Private Life1979
UnknownHospital Liability University of Missouri1978
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Capital University Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1978
Pennsylvania State University, University Park (main campus)HistoryBA - Bachelor of Arts1972
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Fall MeetingDUI1999