Edward J. Rymsza

Edward J. Rymsza
Firm: Miele & Rymsza, P.C.
Address: 36 West 4th Street
Williamsport, PA 17701-6213
Phone: 570-279-4191
Fax: 570-322-8813
E-mail: Contact Us
Web site: http://www.mielerymsza.com

Position Areas of Practice Bar Admissions
Education Affiliations Representative Cases
Current Employment Position(s):

Areas of Practice:
Criminal Law; Trials and Appeals
Civil Litigation
Appellate Litigation
Bar Admissions:
U.S. District Court Middle District of Pennsylvania
U.S. Court of Appeals 3rd Circuit
U.S. Supreme Court
City University of New York School of Law at Queens College, Flushing, New York
Law Review: New York City Law Review, Executive Notes and Comments Editor

York College, York, Pennsylvania

Representative Cases:
United States v. Watson, (M.D. Pa. 2015) (2255 relief granted, thirty-year sentence vacated and resentenced to time-served), No. 1:00-CR-119
Commonwealth v. Selenski (double capital murder case unanimous life verdict), No. 2700-CR-2006 (Luzerne County 2015)
United States v. Brown (2255 granted and sentence vacated and reduced from 15 ½ years to 10 years), No. 1:07-CR-251 (M.D. Pa. 2014)
Commonwealth v. Hornberger, No. 108-CR-2011 (Snyder Cnty. Ct. Com. Pl. 2012), aff'd, 1129 MDA 2012 (Pa. Super. Ct. 2013)
Commonwealth v. Frimpong, No. 803-CR-2012 (Lycoming Cnty. Ct. Com. Pl. 2013)
Commonwealth v. Sprenkel, No. 108-CR-2011 (Snyder Cnty. Ct. Com. Pl 2013)
Commonwealth v. Coleman, No. 2037-CR-2012 (Lycoming Cnty. Ct. Com. Pl. 2013)
Commonwealth v. Graham, No. 412-CR-2012 (Lycoming Cnty. Ct. Com. Pl. 2013)
Commonwealth v. Easter, No. 1616-CR-2011 (Lycoming Cnty. Ct. Com. Pl. 2012)
United States v. Price, 434 Fed. Appx. 983d Cir. (3d Cir. 2011)
Commonwealth v. Camp, No. 369 –CR-2009 (Lycoming Cnty. Ct. Com. Pl.), aff'd, 2031 MDA 2010 (Pa. Super. Ct. 2011)
Commonwealth v. Smith, 409-CR-2006 (Tioga Cnty. Ct. Com. Pl. 2011)
Commonwealth v. Brister, No. 955-CR-2008 (Lycoming Cnty. Ct. Com. Pl. 2010), aff'd, 16 A.3d 530 (Pa. Super. Ct. 2011)
Walker v. United States, __ U.S. __, 133 S. Ct. 66 (2012) (writ of certiorari granted; judgment vacated and case remanded) , 718 F. Supp. 2d 576 (M.D.P.A. 2010)
Commonwealth v. Stinnett, No. 1092-CR-2009 (Lycoming Cnty. Ct. Com. Pl. 2010)
Commonwealth v. Losch, No. 258-CR-2009 (Union Cnty. Ct. Com. Pl.), rev'd, 839 MDA 2010 (Pa. Super. Ct. 2010)
Commonwealth v. Boyer, 962 A.2d 1213 (Pa. Super. Ct. 2008)
Commonwealth v. Jordan, 921 MDA 2006 (Pa. Super. Ct. 2007)
Boyer v. Britton, at *1(adopting report and recommendation granting habeas corpus relief in 2254 petition; 19 year to 55 year sentence vacated and case remanded for new suppression hearing in state court); aff’d, 2015 WL 4620766 (3d Cir. Aug. 4, 2015) , No. 1:CV-08-1079 (M.D. Pa. 2014)
Professional Associations and Memberships:
Federal Bar Association, Criminal Law Section
National Board Member

National Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys

Pennsylvania Bar Association

Lycoming County Law Association (Criminal Defense Bar Liaison to Bench-Bar Committee)

Federal Bar Association (Middle District of Pennsylvania Chapter Secretary)
President elect

Middle District Criminal Justice Act Panel Selection
Management Committee, 2005-2008, 2011 to present

Bar Association of the Third Circuit

Middle District of Pennsylvania Best Practices Committee

West Practice Categories:
Bankruptcy Law, Contracts, Debtor/Creditor, Discrimination, Criminal Law, DUI/DWI, Federal, Traffic Violations, White Collar Crimes, Employment Law -- Employee, Estate Planning, Trusts, Wills, Family Law, Adoption, Child Support, Custody & Visitation, Divorce, Social Security -- Disability, Labor Law, Litigation & Appeals, Personal Injury -- Plaintiff, Motor Vehicle Accidents -- Plaintiff, Wrongful Death -- Plaintiff, Probate & Estate Administration, Products Liability Law, Toxic Torts, Workers' Compensation Law
Profile Last Updated:

When viewing a listing, consider the state advertising restrictions to which lawyers and law firms must adhere, as well as our West Legal Directory disclaimers.