Anthony S. Odorizzi

Anthony S. Odorizzi

Partner
Location:
Tamaqua, Pennsylvania
Phone:
570-668-1241
Fax:
570-668-4511
Email:

Anthony S. Odorizzi graduated from Kutztown University of Pennsylvania in 1993, with a Bachelor of Science in Secondary Education.  He graduated with honors and distinction (cum laude) from the University of Akron School of Law in 1998. He has been engaged in the private practice of law since 1998, and also served as an Assistant District Attorney with the Schuylkill County District Attorney's Office for a year, prior to becoming a partner in the law firm of Bowe & Odorizzi on January 1, 2018.  Attorney Odorizzi is solicitor for the Tamaqua Area Water Authority and Tamaqua Area Sewer Authority, as well as the Tamaqua CRIZ Authority. The emphasis of his practice is in estate planning, estate administration, personal injury, real estate, municipal law and the counseling of small and large businesses. Attorney Odorizzi is a member of the Board of Directories of the Tamaqua Area Community Partnership, as well as the Tamaqua Area Chamber of Commerce, and is a past member of the Tamaqua Lions Club. He was also the President of his graduating class from the University of Akron School of Law (1998) and wrote for and served on the University of Akron Law Review (1996-97).

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury
  • Municipal Law
  • Corporate Formation and Business Transactions
  • Estate Planning and Administration
  • Real Estate
  • Trusts

Litigation Percentage

  • 5% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania, 1998
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Pennsylvania, 1999
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 3rd Circuit, 1999
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Pennsylvania, 2003

Education

  • University of Akron School of Law, Akron, Ohio
    • J.D. - 1998
    • Honors: graduation with distinction (cum laude), Dean’s List, Law Review, Class President (1998), honored with speaking at Commencement ceremonies (1998)
  • Kutztown University of Pennsylvania, Kutztown, Pennsylvania
    • B.S. - 1993
    • Honors: Dean's List
    • Major: Secondary Education (Social Studies)

Representative Clients

  • Tamaqua Area Sewer Authority
  • Tamaqua Area Water Authority
  • Tamaqua CRIZ Authority

References

  • Wittig Certified Public Accountants
  • Mauch Chunk Trust Company
  • M&T Bank

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Pennsylvania Bar Association, Member, 1998 - Present
  • Schuylkill County Bar Association, Member, 1998 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Cerullo, Datte & Burke, P.C., Pottsville, PA, 1998-2002, 2004-2016
  • Cirba, Nice & Kirwan, P.C., Reading, PA, 2002-2003
  • Schuylkill County District Attorney’s Office, Assistant D.A., 2017

Pro Bono Activities

  • Schuylkill County Legal Services Pro Bono Program, 1998-2002
  • Tamaqua Area Chamber of Commerce, 2016-Present
  • Tamaqua Area Community Partnership, 2010 - Present
  • Tamaqua Lions Club, 1998-2003
  • St. John XXIII Parish, Tamaqua, PA, Finance Committee 2014-2018
  • St. Jerome Regional School, Advisory Board, 2012-2014

Languages

  • English