Gleason, McQuillan,
Barbin, & Markovitz LLP

Johnstown, Pennsylvania

Samuel R. DiFrancesco Jr. Esq.

Admitted to all courts of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania (1959)

Cambria County Court of Common Pleas
Pennsylvania Supreme, Superior and Commonwealth Courts
US District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania

Graduate Westmont Hilltop High School (1950)
Graduate of University Michigan with Bachelor of Arts Degree (1954)
Graduate of University of Pittsburgh School of Law with a J.D. (1957)

I primarily work in the area of Personal Injuries, both in Civil Court and before the Pennsylvania Worker's Compensation Bureau.

Member of the Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association, Board Member since 1969
Member of American Trial Lawyers Association
Member of Worker's Compensation Section of the PBA
Member of Supreme Court Disciplinary Board Hearing Committee (1988 to 1994)
Member of Supreme Court Disciplinary Board Hearing Committee (Alternate - 1995 to present)
Former Public Defender of Cambria County
Former Assistant Solicitor of City of Johnstown
Board of Managers of Cambria County Bar (1988 to 1994)
Vice-President of Cambria County Bar Association (1990-1991)
President-Elect, Cambria County Bar Association (1991-1992)
President, Cambria County Bar Association (1992-1993)

Pennsylvania National Guard (1957-1963)
Instructor of Business Law, St. Francis College, Continuing Education (1987-1993, 2001)
Member of Johnstown Kiwanis Club
Vice President, Johnstown Kiwanis Club
Former Board Member of Greater Johnstown Y.M.C.A.


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