Leonard L. Junker has more than two decades of legal experience, graduating with an MBA from the University of Pittsburgh in 1982. He tackles every case with knowledge and determination. Attorney Junker is both aggressive and compassionate, fighting for you while sharing your burden. Put his experience on your side.

Education

  • Graduated from Widener Law School, 1993

  • BA, Pittsburgh, PA 1978

  • Graduated from Wilkes University, 1982

  • Graduated from Wyoming Valley West Senior High School, 1974

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Pennsylvania Bar Association

  • Lackawanna Bar Association

  • Wilkes-Barre Law and Library Association

Michael A. Shotto, Jr., is a founding attorney of Junker Shotto. Mike was born and raised in northeastern Pennsylvania. Mike attended the Pennsylvania State University, where he received his bachelor’s degree in political science. After Penn State, he moved onto law school at the Thomas M. Cooley Law School in Lansing, Michigan, where he graduated cum laude. While obtaining his Juris Doctor, Mike interned for the Pennsylvania Attorney General’s Office, narcotics and asset/forfeiture divisions, worked towards a Master of Laws in Taxation, and obtained a certificate in International Law, studying abroad in the Australian and New Zealand legal systems.

After law school, Mike worked as a hearing officer/master in the Lackawanna County Court of Common Pleas, reunifying families though dependency court for nearly three years. He clerked for the Honorable Margaret Bisignani Moyle. He also previously worked as a staff attorney for the Law Office of Tullio DeLuca, where he assisted clients in matters relating to landlord/tenant, collections, and estates.

After three years of practice, Mike established Shotto Law, P.C. – a general practice firm with a focus on Family Law and all related matters such as Estate Planning and Estate Administration. While in business Mike has represented clients before all Courts in the State of Pennsylvania, including the Court of Common Pleas, the Superior Court, Commonwealth Court and the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania.

Mike is admitted to the State Court of Pennsylvania, Middle District of Pennsylvania, State Court of New Jersey, and the Federal District of New Jersey. He is a member of the Pennsylvania Bar Association, Lackawanna County Bar Association, and Luzerne County Law and Library Association.

Education

  •  Thomas M. Cooley Law School (Juris Doctor)

  • Pennsylvania State University (Bachelor of Science)

Admissions

  • Pennsylvania, 2009

  • New Jersey, 2009

  • U.S. District Court, Middle District of Pennsylvania

  • U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Pennsylvania Bar Association

  • Lackawanna Bar Association

  • Wilkes-Barre Law and Library Association