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What do you do when you are facing Drunk Driving (DUI), Drug Charges, Fraud Charges or other criminal charges? Do you believe you are being investigated? Have you been arrested? Have you been interviewed by the police about a criminal offense?

You need an attorney with criminal law experience who can help you navigate the criminal justice system. Make the Right Move Now. Call Joseph Curcillo at (717) 651-9100.


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Practice areas


  1. DUI & DWI: 50%
    31 years
  2. Criminal Defense: 50%
    31 years



Fixed (sometimes), Retainer (sometimes)

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Cash, Check, Credit card

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  • William M. Shreve

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Contact info

Curcillo Law, LLC, Attorneys at Law

3964 Lexington Street
Harrisburg, PA, 17109-2618

Joseph A. Curcillo, Curcillo Law, LLC

183 Lincoln Way East
Chambersburg, PA, 17201-2233



We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Superior DUI AttorneyThe National Advocacy for DUI Defense2015
Top 100 LawyersAmerican Society of Legal Advocates2015
Select LawyersSusquehanna Style2015
Martindale-HubbellMartindale-Hubbell BV® Distinguished2015
Philadelphia MagazineSuper Lawyer Philadelphia Magazine2015
Martindale-HubbellBV® Distinguished2014
Philadelphia MagazineSuper Lawyer Philadelphia Magazine2014
Select LawyersSusquehanna Style2014
Superior DUI AttorneyThe National Advocacy for DUI Defense2014
Philadelphia MagazineSuper Lawyer Philadelphia Magazine2013
Martindale-HubbellBV® Distinguished2013
BV® DistinguishedMartindale-Hubbell2012
Super LawyerPhiladelphia Magazine2012
BV® DistinguishedMartindale-Hubbell2011
Super LawyersPhiladelphia Magazine2011
BV® DistinguishedMartindale-Hubbell2010
Super LawyersPhiladelphia Magazine2010
Super LawyerPhiladelphia Magazine2009
BV® DistinguishedMartindale-Hubbell2009
BV® DistinguishedMartindale-Hubbell2008
Super LawyersPhiladelphia Magazine2008
BV® DistinguishedMartindale-Hubbell2007
Super LawyersPhiladelphia Magazine2007
BV® DistinguishedMartindale-Hubbell2006
Super LawyersPhiladelphia Magazine2006
BV® DistinguishedMartindale-Hubbell2005
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Chief SolicitorDauphin County, Pennsylvania2012 - Present
Managing AttorneyCurcillo Law, LLC, Attorneys at Law2012 - Present
SolicitorEast Pennsboro Township2010 - Present
Hearing OfficerCapital Tax Collection Bureau2010 - 2011
Juvenile Hearing ExaminerDauphin County Court of Common Pleas2000 - 2011
PartnerBeinhaur & Curcillo, Attorneys at Law1997 - 2011
Vice President/TreasurerColonial Land Transfer1997 - 2009
Adjunct professorWidener School of Law1994 - 2006
Deputy Attorney GeneralPennsylvania Office of Attorney General1991 - 1997
Special Child Abuse at Prosecutor, Child Abuse Unit,District Attorney of York County1990 - 1991
Municipal Police AcademyInstructor1988 - 2005
Deputy District AttorneyDauphin County1987 - 1989
Assistant District AttorneyClearfield County1985 - 1987
Association namePosition nameDuration
Pennsylvania Bar Association County Conference of Bar LeadersPresident2015 - Present
Bishop McDevitt, Board of DirectorsPresident2011 - Present
Pennsylvania Bar FoundationZone 3 Director2011 - Present
Pennsylvania Bar Association, Criminal Law SectionSecretary2011 - Present
Pennsylvania Bar AssociationEditorial Committee2009 - Present
Dauphin County Bar Association, Bar FoundationPresident2009 - Present
Pennsylvania Bar AssociationHouse of Delegates2006 - Present
Dauphin County Bar Association, Court Relations CommitteeChair2006 - Present
Bishop McDevitt, Board of DirectorsPolicy Committee2006 - Present
Pennsylvania Association of Criminal Defense LawyersBoard of Directors1998 - Present
Pennsylvania Bar AssociationMember1997 - Present
Pennsylvania Bar Association County Conference of Bar LeadersMember2010 - 2015
Dauphin County Bar AssociationPast President2005 - 2005
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
I believe in PrivacyI will not publically list case results as a courtesy to my clients.
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Publication nameTitleDate
Thought Emporium, LtdPerformance on Trial2012
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Temple University - James E. Beasley School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1985
Temple UniversityCivil EngineeringBS - Bachelor of ScienceN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Pennsylvania Bar Association, Solo and Small Firm Practice SectionSolo & Small Firm Retreat2012
Pennsylvania Association of Criminal Defense LawyersSun Tzu:Ancient Wisdom for the Modern Litigator2012
PBIPerformance on Trial2012
PAJLPerformance on Trial`PAJL2012
Cumberland County Bar Association, Bench/Bar CommitteeCross Examination at the movies2012
CLECross Examination at the Movies2012
CLEA Few Good Men - Trial Skills Analysis2010
CLECross Examination Skills2009
CLEA Few Good Men - Trial Skills Analysis2008
CLECross Examination Skills2007
Bench/ BarCross Examination at the MoviesN/A