Peter J. Biscontini, Esquire, an attorney with the law firm of Distasio & Kowalski, LLC, was appointed to serve as a Plains Township Commissioner. He replaces the late Bridget O’Connor and was sworn in on October 13th.
“It is an honor to be representing the residents of Plains Township and serving as a commissioner for this growing community in which I live,” said Biscontini. The Commissioners serve as liaisons between the citizens of Plains Township and county, state and federal governments. Their responsibilities also include making appropriations, adopting budgets and levying taxes. In addition, they also adopt ordinances and resolutions to make rules and regulations. Further, the Commissioners supervise the appointment, suspension or removal of all Township employees.
Attorney Biscontini focuses on personal injury and workers’ compensation law at Distasio & Kowalski in Wilkes-Barre. Biscontini earned his Juris Doctor at Duquesne University School of Law and also a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science at Kings College. He is a member of the Pennsylvania and Luzerne County Bar Associations and the Wilkes-Barre Law Library Association. He also serves as vice president of the Plains Lions Club.
Distasio & Kowalski
Distasio & Kowalski LLC represents the victims of Auto/Truck Accidents, Medical Malpractice, Product Liability and Personal Injury/Wrongful Death. For more information on Attorney Peter J. Biscontini please read his full bio on the Distasio & Kowalski website at www.dklawllc.com.