About Our Firm

John C. Lackatos, P.C., is a Franklin, Pennsylvania, law firm founded in 2005 by its namesake attorney. As a small firm headed by a highly experienced lawyer, we are able to offer each client personalized attention as well as high-quality legal advice and representation. John is very capably assisted by Jamie, his longtime paralegal.

Although the firm was founded in 2005, John's career in the justice system is extensive and varied. He served as a police officer before being admitted to practice law as an attorney in 1988. After that, he spent many years as an assistant district attorney in Allegheny County, then as the Chief Public Defender in Venango County.

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Our Practice Areas

Although we are a small firm, we are pleased to offer a wide variety of practice areas, including criminal defense, family law, firearms law, and estate planning and probate. We also have a robust civil litigation practice assisting clients in:

  • Landlord-tenant disputes
  • Personal injury (car accidents, slip-and-fall cases, dog bites, etc.)
  • Consumer and/or business contract disputes

No matter what your legal needs may be, you can expect that your case will be handled with experience, professionalism and an approach designed to maximize your chances of success.

Contact Us Today For A Free Initial Consultation

From its office in Franklin, John C. Lackatos, P.C., proudly serves clients in Venango, Clarion, Crawford and Mercer counties. To take advantage of a free initial consultation, call us at 814-346-7286, or send us an email.