gerard mecadon


The Law Office of Girard J. Mecadon prides itself in providing personal attention and quality service with a strong commitment to attorney/client communication. Dedicated to the successful representation of his clients, Attorney Mecadon is experienced in a variety of practice areas and has represented his clients in both civil and criminal matters in Federal, State and County courts.

Girard J. Mecadon has been awarded:

“Readers’ Voice Award”
by the Readers of the Citizen’s Voice, 2017

“Best Attorney”
by the Sunday Dispatch readers, The Best of Greater Pittston Award, 2012 – 2015

“Person of the Year Award”
by the Italian American Association of Luzerne County, 2012


Jerry is an outstanding, very professional lawyer, that you would want representing you. No matter what the case is, he can help. from criminal, family, bankruptcy, civil, it doesn’t matter, he knows them all! Jerry has represented me twice now (one for criminal law, and the second for family law) and both times I had extremely well results. I recommend him to anybody!
– J.R.

I never thought the day would come that I would need an attorney to be my advocate in a situation where the outcome would be so important to my future. But that day came, and I am grateful that I had Attorney Mecadon in my corner fighting for me. Attorney Mecadon helped me get the outcome I needed and deserved – quickly. I am proud to call Jerry my lawyer and my friend.

– Jim M.

Mr. Mecadon is very professional, intelligent, always helping others, and above all the best attorney in Northeastern Pa.

– James R.


Bar Admissions (State/Federal):
1991, Supreme Court of Pennsylvania and U.S. District Court, Middle District of Pennsylvania
1992, U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit

Juris Doctorate (J.D.), Widener University School of Law, Delaware 1990
Bachelor Science (B.S.), Business Management, University of Scranton, 1987

Other Experience:
Solicitor, Northeast Regional Police of Luzerne County, 2014 – Present
Solicitor, Pittston Township Zoning Hearing Board, 2010 – Present
, Buck Township, 2002 – Present
Solicitor, Pittston City, 1998-2006
Law Clerk, Luzerne County Board of Assessment Appeals, 1994-2001

Membership in Legal Associations:
Lackawanna County Bar Association
Luzerne County Bar Association
Pennsylvania Bar Association
American Bar Association
Wilkes-Barre Law & Library Association
Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association

Legal Practice Areas:
Serious Injury
Real Estate
Business Law
Family Law
Social Security Disability

ISLN: 90155013

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