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Williamsport, PA 17701

Criminal Defense in Williamsport, PA

Criminal Defense

Criminal Defense

Criminal Defense in Williamsport, PA

Criminal Defense

When you are accused of a crime your freedom, reputation, family and job may all be at risk. A criminal charge can cause fear, stress and anxiety to you or a loved one and can lead to serious long term penalties, loss of freedom and heavy costs and fines. Be certain of your attorney’s reputation, competence and experience as a Pennsylvania Criminal Defense Lawyer when finding someone to help you.

For over 30 years, John A. Gummo has provided individual attention and quality and aggressive representation of clients in all aspects of criminal cases from the filing of charges through the conclusion of your case. Attorney Gummo combines one-on-one client interaction with vigorous and effective representation through each stage of your case making him the Criminal Defense Attorney of choice for your case.

At Gummo Law Office, our Pennsylvania Criminal Defense Practice includes all State and Federal Felonies and Misdemeanors including:

Drug crimes are very serious. When you are charged with a drug related offense, your life, liberty and future are all at stake. With over 30 years of experience, John will provide the knowledge and experience you need to defend the charges against you. Whether you are charged with simple possession or paraphernalia, to a more serious trafficking or drug distribution charge, John will fight for you and will protect your rights through every stage of your case.
Sexual crimes are very serious and have some of the harshest penalties. A conviction for a sex crime may not only lead to jail time but could also adversely effect future employment and could restrict where you live. A conviction could also require you to register as a sex offender according to Megan’s Law and the Walsh Act. With over 30 years of experience, John A. Gummo is sensitive to the allegations in sexual crimes and works aggressively to protect your rights.
Juvenile charges can impact your future, your family, and your job for years to come. John has represented students from various local schools and numerous Colleges and Universities throughout Central and North Central Pennsylvania for over 30 years. Whether you want a plea negotiation or believe you should fight the charges against you at trial, you need to have an attorney with knowledge and experience who is on your side to explain all your options and to protect your rights.
If you are arrested on any type of robbery or theft charges, you need someone at every stage of your court proceedings. Whether you believe a plea negotiation is in your best interest or you want to aggressively fight the charges at trial, you need an experienced attorney to explain all your options and to fight to protect your rights and your future. Contact Gummo Law Office today to review your options and learn how to protect yourself.
If someone makes an accusation of sexual wrongdoing against you or a family member, you need to contact an experienced attorney for consultation and representation. Often due to the severity and emotional aspect of these types of crimes, people are quick to judge and often presume guilt of the accused. Attorney Gummo has fought aggressively to acquit individuals accused of these charges.
Assault charges can have serious implications with respect to your job, your family, and your future. An attorney with knowledge and experience will often find major discrepancies with witness testimony in assault cases. If you have been arrested or charged with any type of crime carrying the threat of physical violence, you need an experienced and effective attorney on your side to fight for you. With over 30 years of experience, Attorney Gummo will work with you to review your case and discuss your options throughout the legal process.

Traffic tickets and motor vehicle violations, if not properly defended, can result in points on your license or suspension of your driving privileges. Too many points added to your driver’s license can be costly to your insurance rates and can result in loss of your driver’s license. Attorney Gummo is knowledgeable and experienced in these cases and has represented individuals throughout Central and North Central Pennsylvania to reduce or eliminate your points and suspension penalties and to restore your operator’s license.

At Gummo Law Office, we also represent students from all local Colleges and Universities, including:

Pennsylvania College of Technology, Lycoming College, Bloomsburg University, McCann School of Business, Lock Haven University, Mansfield University, Bucknell University, and Susquehanna University.

Each case is reviewed and examined for successful defense strategies and tactics. We make a vigorous effort to find improper and illegal action by police and investigators and to require the state to prove its case against you. Gummo Law Office will look for weaknesses and inconsistencies in the evidence to fight to reduce or drop the charges against you.

Based in Williamsport, PA, Gummo Law Office serves all of Central and North Central Pennsylvania including the counties of Lycoming, Bradford, Clinton, Columbia, Montour, Northumberland, Snyder, Sullivan, Tioga and Union and the cities of Williamsport, Lewisburg, Wellsboro, Towanda, Bloomsburg, Danville, Sunbury, Middleburg, Bellefonte, Lock Haven and Sunbury in addition to many others.


If you have been charged or arrested for a crime in Central or North Central Pennsylvania, you need to be certain of your constitutional rights and deserve quality representation. Contact the Law Office of John A. Gummo today at 570-320-2880 for your free consultation or to schedule an appointment.