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About Jeana Longo

Attorney Longo is an experienced litigator with a demonstrated success in the courtroom.

Longo spent more than eight years as an Assistant Public Defender in Lycoming County, representing clients at all stages of criminal defense. She has negotiated favorable pleas, prevailed on appeal, and won complete acquittals in all types of cases.

Longo is able to skillfully defend her clients because she has represented the government as well as the public.  As a law student, Longo was employed as a certified legal intern with the Chester County Office of the District Attorney and as a legal intern with the Office of Attorney General, Insurance Fraud Section in Norristown, PA.

During Hurricane Katrina, she served as an Attorney Advisor for the US Small Business Administration assisting borrowers with SBA disaster loans and provided legal advice and supervision to office staff and provided legal concurrence and approval on loan modification requests.

Before founding the Longo Law practice, Longo served as an Assistant Counsel for the Department of Environmental Protection where she represented the DEP in civil enforcement actions and in litigation before the Environmental Hearing Board. Longo provided legal counsel to program staff on the administration and enforcement of environmental laws as well as on the Right to Know Law.

Longo has prevailed in courts and tribunals all over the Commonwealth. These include numerous Magisterial District Courts, several County Courts of Common Pleas, the Pennsylvania Commonwealth Court, the Pennsylvania Superior Court, and the Environmental Hearing Board.

Education

J.D., Widener University School of Law

B.A. John Jay College of Criminal Justice, magna cum laude

Community Involvement 

  • Pennsylvania Bar Association, Member
  • Lycoming County Bar Association, Member
  • Wills for Heroes Clinic, Volunteer Lawyer (2019)
  • Lycoming County Pro Bono Program, PFA Panel
  • Past Participation in Charles F. Greevy, Jr. American Inns of Court