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Joseph D. Lento

About Joseph Lento

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Joseph Lento is a Philadelphia criminal defense attorney at Lento Law Firm who devotes himself to defending his clients in criminal cases. He works closely with each individual client to customize his or her defense. Being faced with criminal charges can be stressful, and he is dedicated to helping clients achieve positive results in these difficult situations. 

Lento, a Philadelphia native, earned his bachelor's degree in political science from Villanova University before graduating with his juris doctor from Temple University Beasley School of Law. He then began practicing law in both Pennsylvania and New Jersey. He learned what it takes to win from a legend among Philadelphia criminal defense attorneys.

Years later, he established Lento Law Firm, where he continues to defend his clients with fortitude and perseverance. He has represented dozens of clients with charges such as assault, DUI/drunk driving, drug charges and weapon charges. An experienced attorney can be crucial when facing criminal charges, and Lento has spent nearly a decade working with the Pennsylvania criminal justice system. 

Lento prides himself on two things: having heart and driving hard to achieve goals. As a veteran of the court, his knowledge of the important decisions and processes involved in criminal charges will help guide you through the stages of your case. He is prepared to go the extra mile for each of his clients, and achieving a positive solution for you is his primary concern. 

Joseph Lento continues to devote his career to defending his clients. He is an active and respected member of the legal community, with numerous memberships in organizations such as the Philadelphia Bar Association and the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.

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