Pierantoni is graduated from Wilkes University, Cum Laude wiith a degree in Political Science annd receive his Juris Doctorate from Temple University in 1983.
After graduation Attorney Pierantoni became a General Practitoner of Law, later became associated with Rosenn Jenkins & GreenwaldCivil Litigation Associate.
In 1988, he became a Luzerne County Assistant District Attorney, Senior Trial Associate where he prosecuted major felony cases including child abuse, elder abuse and Criminal Homicide.
He served as an Assistant District Attorney until he was elected as the 11-4-01 District Court Judge in 1992, a position that he currently holds.
According to Judge Pierantoni, he has handled more than 70,000 cases during his career.
Magistrate Pierantoni is involved in the community
District 14-W Lions International Cabinet Member and Parlimentarian
Hughestown Lions Club – Vice President (20 year member)
Volunteer Legal Advisor – Avoca/Dupont Little League. Pittston Fraternal Order of Eagles. Dupont Hose Company. Germania Hose Company. Luzerne County Italian American Association. Dupont Alumnai Association.
Holy Mother of Sorrows; Board Member
Dupont Polish American Citizens Club Member
St John’s Lodge 233 – Member
Northeastern Pennsylvania Veterans Multicare Alliance Advisory Board – Member
Wyoming Valley Drug and Alcohol Greater Pittston Anti-Drug Coalition – Board Member
Fred Pierantoni has received many awards in recognition of his service.
Luzerne County Italian American Association Past Person of the Year
Hughestown Lions Club Past Person of the Year
Supreme Court of Pennsylvania Certificate of Appreciation
Magistrate Pierantoni has received Certificates of Commendation from:
U.S. House od Representatives
Pennsylvania House of Representatives
Luzerne County Commissioners
Fred A. Pierantomi has demonstrated impeccable character, dedication to community service and the experience need needed to restore honor to the Luzerne County Judicial System.
District Judge for the past 9 years
Chair, Pennsylvania Supreme Court Minor Court RUles Committee 1998-2002
Statewide President – Special Court Judges Association of Pennsylvania 2007-2008
President – Luzerne County Special Court Judges Association
Member – Luzerne County Domestic Violence Task Force
Past Chair and Member – Special Court Judges Association of Pennsylvania Rules Committee
Member – Special Court Judges Associationof Pennsylvania Ethics and Professionalism Committee
Past Member – Pennsylvania Coalition Against Domestic Violence Protection From Abuse Database Committee
Past Member – Pennsylvania Supreme Court Committee on Race and Gende Bias in the Court System
Member – Pennsylvania Bar Association
Member – Wilkes Barre Law & Library Association
Chair – District Judge/Bar Committee
Past Member – Executive Committee and Nomination Committee
The Luzerne County Primary Election will be held on May 17th 2011. Your vote is crucial in this election. Vote for Fred Pierantoni as a man you can trust and rely on for fair and impartial justice as Judge in the Luzerne County Court of Common Pleas.
Visit our website at http://www.forluzernecountyjudge.com or call (570) 654-8455
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