Scranton, PA, August 04, 2013 --(PR.com
)-- Scranton and Wilkes-Barre, Pa. personal injury firm Scartelli Olszewski, P.C., is pleased to announce that managing partner, Peter Paul Olszewski, Jr., has recently joined the Board of Trustees of the Lacawac Sanctuary Foundation Inc. in the Pocono Mountains, Wayne County, Pennsylvania.
Peter Paul Olszewski, Jr., an Eagle Scout, is an avid outdoorsman. “Land preservation and protecting the environment are important to Northeastern Pennsylvania,” says Olszewski. “I’m happy to serve on the Board of Trustees of the Lacawac Sanctuary Foundation in order to help preserve one of the region’s natural landmarks.”
Peter Paul Olszewski, Jr., a shareholder and managing partner with Scartelli Olszewski, has more than 25 years of litigation experience. He currently focuses his practice on medical malpractice, automobile and truck accidents and criminal defense matters. Olszewski previously served as District Attorney of Luzerne County and as a Luzerne County Court of Common Pleas Judge. As a Judge, Olszewski presided over both criminal and civil jury trials. Now a private practitioner, he is a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum for his work in Personal Injury cases and is Capital Case Certified for criminal defense cases.
Lacawac Sanctuary Foundation Inc. is a nonprofit association founded in 1966 for the purpose of protecting a gift of the original Connell Park lands by Arthur and Isable Watres and facilitating environmental education and research. Located on Lake Wallenpaupack, the Lacawac Sanctuary Foundation plays an important role in the preservation of Lake Lacawac which is one of the southernmost glacial lakes in the hemisphere and has been preserved in pristine condition free from development and encroachment. The Lacawac Sanctuary Foundation has hosted many events to bring environmental awareness such as an annual ecology conference, various workshops, seminars and fundraisers. As a nature preserve, Lacawac Sanctuary is an ecological field research station and public environmental education facility.
About Scartelli Olszewski, P.C.: Founded in 2001, Scartelli Olszewski handles personal injury and death cases on behalf of auto and truck accident victims, malpractice victims and other injured individuals and their families. The firm also represents criminal defendants. Practice areas include medical malpractice, automobile accidents, tractor trailer accidents, auto defects, criminal defense, defective drugs and medical devices, insurance bad faith, liquor liability, nursing home negligence, premises liability, and product liability. Scartelli Olszewski is small enough to care yet large enough to win for their clients in the Scranton and Wilkes-Barre, Pa., region. To learn more about the firm, visit http://www.scartelli.com.