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Christopher A. Sarno, Esq.

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Chris A. Sarno, Esq. is a trial attorney who practices in the areas of civil litigation and criminal defense. Chris began his career as a law clerk to President Judge Joseph C. Madenspacher of the Lancaster County Court of Common Pleas. Next, he became an Assistant Public Defender. After which he then joined the District Attorney’s Office where he focused on prosecuting felony sex offenses, serious physical abuse of children and child homicide cases.

Chris has tried many cases both as a prosecutor and defense attorney. He enjoys trial work the most and always looks forward to getting into the courtroom. Chris met his wife Jessica when they were both in graduate school. They were married a short time after.

Call Mr. Sarno at 717-299-7101 or email him here.

Education

  • Widener University School of Law, Wilmington, Delaware, 2011 — J.D.
  • East Stroudsburg University, 2007 — M.A. History, Summa Cum Laude
  • Rider University, 2005 — B.A. History, Cum Laude

Bar Admission

  • Pennsylvania, 2011
  • United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania

 

Recent Media Coverage

Sarno on house arrest of 2 Lancaster County men (October 2018)

Defense attorney Chris Sarno represented both Pfieffer and Pressler with their 10 year sentence of supervision on child pornography chargers.Read the Article »

Salisbury Township father charged with involuntary manslaughter (August 2018)

Chris Sarno represents Salisbury Township father charged with farm related death.
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Quarryville Man Sentenced 1-2 Years (July 2018)

“Mr. Lapp was extremely remorseful,” said Christopher Sarno, Lapp’s attorney for the case, in a statement.Read the Article »

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