Established in 1906, Powell Law is Northeastern Pennsylvania’s oldest personal injury law firm. For three generations, we have successfully handled a variety of personal injury claims, securing successful judgments for literally thousands of clients. We also have a long-established criminal defense practice, representing clients charged with crimes ranging from misdemeanors to homicide.
In the United States, juries may hear both criminal and civil cases. In civil cases such as personal injury matters, a natural or artificial person, the plaintiff, files a lawsuit against another natural or artificial person, the defendant. While Pennsylvania juries consist of twelve members in criminal cases, a jury may consist of as few […]