Lester Krasno - Krasno, Krasno & Onwudinjo

Lester Krasno

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2014
Phone: 570-622-8297

Lester Krasno, Senior Partner and CEO of Krasno, Krasno & Onwudinjo, has been a Trial Lawyer since graduating from Villanova Law School in 1969. He also has a degree in Psychology from Dickinson College. He has Litigated Thousands of Workers' Compensation cases since 1969. He has served as counsel for the PA Senate Committee on Law and Justice and also on the committee on youth and aging. He has Lectured and Published for the PA Bar Institute in the Field of Workers' Compensation. During his decades of service to the injured worker, Lester has taken on the most challenging cases including complex injuries dealing with the lung disease and heart disease. Many of these cases are now landmark decisions.

Workers' Compensation
Work-Related Asthma
Work-Related Heart Attack
Work-Related Hearing Loss

Areas of Practice

  • Workers' Compensation
  • Work-Related Asthma
  • Work-Related Heart Attack
  • Work-Related Hearing Loss

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania, 1969
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Pennsylvania, 2001
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 3rd Circuit, 1978

Education

  • Villanova University School of Law, Villanova, Pennsylvania - 1969
  • Dickinson College, Carlisle, PA
    • B.A. - 1966
    • Major: Psychology

Classes/Seminars

  • Workers' Compensation, Pennsylvania Bar Institute

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Pennsylvania Senate Committee on Law and Justice, Counsel
  • Committee on Youth and Aging


Office Location

Pottsville Law Building
400 North Second Street
Pottsville, PA 17901-2528
United States


Lawyer of the Year Awards

2017 Lawyer of the Year in Workers' Compensation Law - Claimants of the Allentown Metro Area
Lester Krasno has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2017!

Practice Areas

Workers' Compensation Law - Claimants