RJ Fisher is a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh where he double majored in Political Science and Communications and Rhetoric. RJ then went on to continue his education at the University of Pittsburgh, School of Law where he received his Juris Doctorate. While attending the University of Pittsburgh, RJ served on the leadership board of the Christian Legal Society.
Upon graduating from Law School, RJ worked as an Assistant District Attorney for the York County District Attorney’s Office beginning in June of 2012. In 2016, RJ was promoted to the position of Senior Deputy Prosecutor, and was placed in charge of managing one of the office’s general trial teams. While at the District Attorney’s Office, RJ handled countless jury trials, achieving numerous convictions on behalf of the Commonwealth.
RJ grew up in York County and is a graduate of Dallastown Area High School. He is an active member of the Pennsylvania and York County Bar Associations. RJ previously served as one of the co-chairs for the York County Bar Association Mock Trial Committee, which coordinated the county wide High School Mock Trial Competition.
|Associate||Law Office of Christopher A. Ferro, LLC||2017 - Present|
|Senior Deputy Prosecutor||York County District Attorney's Office||2016 - 2017|
|Assistant District Attorney||York County District Attorney's Office||2012 - 2016|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Pennsylvania Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers||Member||2017 - Present|
|York County Bar Association||Member||2011 - Present|
|Pennsylvania Bar Association||Member||2011 - Present|
|York County Bar Association, Young Lawyers Section||Member||2011 - Present|
|University of Pittsburgh School of Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2011|
|University of Pittsburgh||BA - Bachelor of Arts (Communications & Rhetoric)||2007|
|University of Pittsburgh||BA - Bachelor of Arts (Political Science)||2007|
|Small Amount and Drug Paraphernalia charges withdrawn||Negotiated plea to Summary Disorderly Conduct|
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