Attorney Christopher T. Powell Jr., a senior partner in Powell Law in Scranton, has been named to the National Trial Lawyers Top 100, an invitation-only organization composed of the premier trial lawyers from each state.
Members of the Top 100 must meet stringent qualifications as civil plaintiff and/or criminal defense trial lawyers. Selection is based on a thorough multi-phase process, which includes peer nominations combined with third-party research. Membership is extended solely to the select few of the most qualified attorneys from each state who demonstrate superior qualifications of leadership, reputation, influence, stature and public profile.
A graduate of Villanova University, Powell earned his juris doctorate from Loyola University Law School in New Orleans. He handles all types of personal injury cases and is one of the premier criminal defense attorneys in Northeastern Pennsylvania.
He is a member of the Lackawanna Bar Association, Pennsylvania Bar Association, Northeastern Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association, Pennsylvania Association for Justice, where he served on the Board of Governors, American Association for Justice, National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Lawyer Pilot Bar Association, and National Transportation Safety Board Bar Association.