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Widener University School of Law, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, J.D. - 1995 The Pennsylvania State University, State College, Pennsylvania, B.A. - 1992 Honors: With Honors Major: Political Science
Awards & Honours
Top 100 Trial Lawyers, 2015 - 2016
n 1995, Attorney Engle was admitted to the State Bar in Pennsylvania and was licensed to practice. His first job was as an assistant public defender in Dauphin County, Pennsylvania. Attorney Engle represented more than 500 individuals between the Spring of 1995 and the Winter of 1997. He was engaged in every aspect of the representation of individuals accused of various crimes, including: Rape Aggravated indecent assault Statutory sexual assault Indecent assault Indecent exposure Open lewdness He was assigned to handle the litigation update for the office and, therefore, reviewed every new case announced by either the Superior or Supreme Court on a daily basis and provided a monthly update to all other attorneys (approximately 15) in the office. He tried approximately 15 jury trials. Experience as a Prosecutor Next, from the Spring of 1997 to the Fall of 1999, Attorney Engle served as an assistant district attorney in the Dauphin County District Attorney\'s Office. He successfully prosecuted more than 2,000 individuals. He was assigned to handle child sexual abuse prosecutions for the office and litigated approximately 20 trials in this area. He also handled the Post Conviction Relief Act (\"PCRA\") files for the office. In this respect, he handled approximately 250 cases, 50 hearings- including serial killer \"Joey Miller\"- and 25 appeals to either the Superior or Supreme Court of Pennsylvania. Experience as an Educator Attorney Engle has taught as an adjunct professor at the Harrisburg Area Community College for the Municipal Police Officers Education and Training Commission in the areas of criminal procedure and criminal law. He also provided instruction to the Pennsylvania State Police- Troop H, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania in the area of searches and seizures. The Start of His Private Practice Attorney Engle then moved onto private practice in 1999, where he partnered with Attorney Allen Shaffer in Millersburg, Pennsylvania. In 2008, he partnered with Attorney Elisabeth K.H. Pasqualini. In 2012, the office was relocated to a central location in Harrisburg, PA. While in private practice, he served as a juvenile hearing examiner appointed by the President Judges of Dauphin County from 2001 -2008. As a juvenile hearing examiner, Mr. Engle was assigned to oversee the dependency and delinquency matters of more than 2,500 youth.