Ashley E. Rundell | Fiffik Law Group, PC
Ashley E. Rundell, Esquire was admitted to practice law in Pennsylvania in 2021 after graduating from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law. Ashley has been employed as an Associate Attorney with Fiffik Law Group, P.C., the Pennsylvania provider law firm for LegalShield since August 2021. Ashley provides legal counsel for her clients in matters involving Criminal Defense, Family Law, and traffic citations. Prior to joining Fiffik Law Group, Ashley was a Judicial Law Clerk for the Honorable Elliot C. Howsie in the Allegheny County Court of Common Pleas, where she managed his criminal docket.
As a clerk, Ashley witnessed countless DUI proceedings, ranging from applications into the Accelerated Rehabilitative Disposition (“ARD”) program to trial where Driving Under the Influence (“DUI”) was the leading charge. Additionally, Ashley has spent time working with both the Allegheny County and Philadelphia District Attorneys’ Offices, where she was involved in all aspects of criminal trial proceedings.
Richard Roberts | Zator Law
Richard S. Roberts, Jr. is an experienced trial attorney who concentrates his legal practice in criminal defense, specializing in DUI Defense along with representing parents in Children and Youth Services and firearms law.
Richard has received certification in the following classes:
- Forensic Chromatography XII: Theory and Practice
- Drug Recognition Expert Course
- NHTSA Advanced Roadside Impaired Driving Enforcement
- NHTSA Standardized Field Sobriety Testing Practitioner
Richard has been named to the 2020 and 2021 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers Rising Stars list. Richard is also a passionate, experienced, and frequent seminar speaker on various topics surrounding the civil rights of individuals and institutions. These topics include the Second and First Amendment, along with the rights of religious organizations and institutions.
Joseph Lesniak | The Law Offices of Joseph Lesniak, LLC
Joseph Lesniak earned his bachelor’s degree, cum laude, from Villanova University in 2000. He went onto receive his Juris Doctorate from the Villanova University School of Law in 2003. After law school Mr. Lesniak served in the Delaware County District Attorney’s Office for over nine years serving most of that time in the Special Victims Domestic Violence Division prosecuting hundreds sexual assaults, child abuse and domestic violence cases. While in that division he served as the Chief and lead prosecutor of the Pennsylvania Internet Crimes Against Children Taskforce (ICAC), under a grant from the U.S. Department of Justice. The Taskforce investigated and prosecuted internet exploitation and child pornography cases. Mr. Lesniak helped to create and teach the policies and techniques utilized across the Commonwealth which has led to many successful prosecutions of child exploiters both state and federally.
While in the District Attorney’s Office Mr. Lesniak was responsible for the creation and presentation of many communities’ outreach programs on important topics such as: Protection from Abuse Orders, Internet Safety, Prosecuting Kidnapping and Computer Based Crimes, Bullying, Cyber-bullying, School Safety and Custody Issues. He has presented both locally and nationally for such organizations as the National District Attorney’s Association, U.S. Department of Justice, and the National Center for the Prosecution of Child Abuse.
Mr. Lesniak also served as the Nether Providence Township Solicitor for over two years. In that position he drafted numerous ordinances, represented the township on several complex zoning issues and developed sound policies. He was integral in drafting a new comprehensive Civil Service Ordinance that brought the Township in compliance with state mandates while ensuring fairness in the process of selecting competent police officers.
Mr. Lesniak is an adjunct professor of Political Science at the Pennsylvania State University, served as the chairman of the Delaware County Drug and Alcohol Advisory Board and on the Board of the Delaware County Bar Association. He currently serves as the Vice President of the Guy G. deFuria Inn of Court. Currently, he is the principal at the Law Offices of Joseph Lesniak, LLC located in Media, Pennsylvania. The firm concentrates in the areas of criminal law and municipal law.