Joseph Lento

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I Pride Myself on Having Heart and Driving Hard to Get Results! 

As a veteran of one of the nation's highest stakes court systems, I have spent close to 20 years passionately advocating for clients.  As an attorney, I learned the practice of law in the trenches, dedicating myself to finding solutions to clients' matters both in and out of the courtroom.  At times, a client's matter can be resolved diplomatically, and I am a skillful negotiator. At other times, resolving a client's matter requires me to drive hard, and I do not back down in the face of adversity, no matter how difficult the challenge may seem!

 

What it Takes to Win

I had a modest upbringing and I fought hard to make it to the top.  While attending law school at night, I remember a comment that was made to me in a social setting - "It's not easy being a young attorney."  As a young attorney, it was by no means easy, but nothing stops me coming out swinging and going the distance.  Being the first in my family to become an attorney, fighting with all of my heart to make the difficult situations my clients were faced with better, and putting my stake in the ground as a young attorney were challenges to be met and overcome.  When my clients come to me for help, they are often facing one of their most difficult times in life.  Knowing that life is not always easy, I take clients' concerns personally, and I am only satisfied when a client is satisfied.  Success is often hard-fought, and I wouldn't expect it to be any other way.

I threw my hat in the ring the day I graduated from Temple University's Beasley School of Law; a proud occasion after four demanding years of classes, four nights a week, and while working full-time.  With that goal in life accomplished, I took the initiative to learn what it takes to win as an attorney.  Working with a legend among Philadelphia attorneys, studying trial advocacy at the Defender Association of Philadelphia through Temple Law, and serving as a select private attorney for the New Jersey Office of the Public Defender gave me incomparable trial experience and expertise. I went on to establish the Lento Law Firm which I started and built from the ground up, and which in close to a decade has successfully handled thousands of clients' cases.

When I set a goal in life, I do not stop until I succeed, and I put the same determination into resolving my clients' concerns - Countless battles both in and out of the courtroom, countless negotiations where the stakes are always high, and sometimes, everything falls into place without having to come out swinging.  Nothing gets handed to most people in life, and whether it's a position I'm arguing for a client, a negotiation with the powers that be that will allow for a more favorable resolution to a client's case, or anything that requires me to drive hard, I do not stop until I get results! 

Maintaining My Edge

I maintain my edge, and I am an active member of notable legal associations and also organizations exclusively dedicated to representing Family Law clients. I stay on the frontline of the law, and I stay informed of the best practices in Family Law. Some of my professional activities, both past and present, include the following:

  • American Bar Association - Section of Family Law
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • Philadelphia Bar Association - Family Law Section
  • Montgomery County Bar Association
  • Delaware County Bar Association
  • Bucks County Bar Association

Challenges Welcome

I always welcome a challenge, and working full-time while attending Temple University Beasley School of Law at night is but one example. Prior to my graduation from Temple Law, I attended Villanova University where I received my Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science and Business.  I am proud to be the first in my family to graduate from college or law school, and my other accomplishments include acceptance into the United States Marine Corps Officer Candidates School and being awarded The Honorable Nicholas A. Cipriani Scholarship while at Temple Law.

My professional experience also includes my work with the First Judicial District of Pennsylvania and the School District of Philadelphia.  I also serve as a First Judicial District of Pennsylvania certified arbitrator and an Eleventh Judicial District of Pennsylvania certified arbitrator, and I preside over civil actions filed respectively in the Court of Common Pleas of Philadelphia County and the Court of Common Pleas of Delaware County.

Getting Results

I pursue goals with intensity, have opened every door in life on my own, and proudly fight the good fight.  I have long understood the importance of driving hard to achieve goals, and when all is said and done, I do what it takes to get my clients results!

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It's easy to call oneself a "fighter." It's not easy to have to the heart to back it up. In the courtroom and in life, I stand up when the bell rings.

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  • Excellent Job - Extremely Communicative

    Joseph helped me with an extremely difficult and stressful situation and was always available to provide help and advice. He responds quickly to any communication, and does a thorough job. I truly believe my situation would have resolved itself in a far more unfortunate matter if not for his help.
  • Mr. Lento Knocked it Out of the Park

    Great job by Mr. Lento. During the time that he addressed my case, I was kept up to date as things were happening. Could not speak highly enough about his professionalism.
  • Mr. Lento Works Hard and is Very Attentive to the Needs of His Clients

    Joseph Lento is an excellent and very sincere attorney.  After reviewing my situation with him and explaining my concerns, he was 100% genuine and honest with me about the best courses of action to pursue in defending my case in order to achieve the most favorable outcome for me personally.  Furt...
  • Lento Fights for the Best Possible Result

    Joe Lento represented me through an extremely difficult time in my life. His communication was second to none--he was clear about the goals of the representation and was diligent about keeping me informed at all stages throughout the representation. More importantly, he accomplished an important ...
  • Very Pleased

    I am very pleased with the results that Joseph Lento brought my son! He turned an impossible situation into a happy day at the courtroom. I would highly recommend this attorney to anyone seeking an honest, reliable, and able lawyer who knows the law and cares about his clients!
  • Serious Domestic Violence Case Dismissed

    Attorney Joseph D. Lento helped a loved one with a serious domestic violence case which involved both criminal charges and a protection from abuse order.  Despite being falsely accused, everything was on the line including the defendant's professional employment, the children, and even the family...
  • Very Responsive, Fast, and Helpful

    I contacted Attorney Lento through his website and he was very prompt answering back when I first reached out to him explaining my case. He immediately started helping me out on the case. He is very knowledgeable and was very clear explaining the procedures. Whenever I needed clarification or had...
  • wow!

    I would not hesitate to contact Mr. Lento. I am still in awe on how he addressed our situation. I was not expecting the quick responses, correspondence and suggestions. He was definitely engaged in our situation. He was willing to take steps that were above and beyond what we even contacted him a...
  • Best lawyer in the city!

    I was going through a difficult time with a domestic violence case.  I chose Mr. Lento to represent me and he did not let me down. He is very dedicated to his clients and goes above and beyond - Thanks to him my case was thrown out and I was able to go back to my normal life. I will recommend Mr....
  • Quick to Respond and Committed to Case

    Some legal trouble found my young adult son. Mr. Lento returned my initial call the same day and offered some information to get us started. He was specific and realistic with what we could expect for the outcome. He was available to my son through emails, phone calls, and in-person meetings. Alt...
  • Mr. Lento Fights All the Way to the End

    Mr. Lento is knowledgeable, experienced, and strategic. Above all, Mr. Lento is extremely respectful, honest, and sincere. Given any case, Mr. Lento will not leave you standing alone, nor leave you mislead. Mr. Lento fights all the way to the end to insure what is in your best interest.  Mr. Lent...
  • Thanks So Much!

    Was great and helpful with what I needed. Always answered my questions in a timely manner via text, call or email. Thanks so much!
  • Excellent Attorney

    Mr. Lento is an exceptional lawyer. He defended my brother and provided a successful outcome. I am grateful to Mr. Lento and will call upon him in the future for his expertise and help.
  • Efficient, Compassionate, and Trustworthy

    Mr. Lento is efficient, compassionate, and trustworthy. His prompt, thorough responses to my questions helped to ease my anxiety throughout an extremely stressful situation. I highly recommend his services.
  • Protection from Abuse Case Won - Excellent Lawyer!!!

    I consulted with Mr. Lento and he immediately agreed to take my case. I feel as though he knew exactly where I was coming from. He put his self in my shoes, and proceeded with the case, in that manner. Mr. Lento arranged it so, I could pay him in portions, because I could not afford his fee when ...
  • The Experience and Expertise Mr. Lento Showed Was Beyond Reproach

    The experience and expertise Mr. Lento showed was beyond reproach. He explained everything that was going to happen and he gave me insight into my situation. He understands the law and all that pertains to his field. I was very nervous and had many questions before speaking with him, but by the e...
  • Joseph Lento Cares Deeply About His Clients

    I have known Joseph Lento nearly ten years.  Mr. Lento cares deeply about his clients and the outcome of their cases; his success on behalf of his clients speaks volumes.
  • Sensitive Issue that Joseph Lento Resolved

    I was referred to Mr. Joseph Lento by a friend for a sensitive issue that needed to be addressed. I felt at the time, if I ignored the problem it would go away, but I needed help. I spoke with Joe to see what he thought about my situation. He explained my options and set a possible solution. I f...
  • An Outstanding Job

    We want to thank Mr. Lento for his representation, he did an outstanding job, he went over and beyond for us, and even as the case is over, he is still caring - he has been in constant contact with the family. which says a lot - he is not only sincere, but he actually put his self as if he was in...
  • Thank You Again Sincerely

    I thank you again sincerely, Joe.  You did a fantastic job.  It's so nice to not stress anymore.
  • Phenomenal, Professional, and Concerned for His Clients

    Mr, Joseph Lento is phenomenal. Mr. Lento is professional, concerned for his clients welfare. He got the job done in a timely manner without me ever stepping into a courtroom. I truly appreciate his help during my time of need. I would definitely use Mr. Lento if ever needed. He is very knowledge...
  • Chose Him!! Don't Give it a Second Thought!

    I am so glad I found Mr. Lento, I was very pleased with his professionalism, he was caring, very sincere, and hardworking on this case. If it wasn't for him, I don't know how things would have turned out, but I am truly thankful because he put in countless days/nights, and weekends whenever I nee...
  • Professional, Caring, Results-driven

    I highly recommend Mr. Lento to anyone in-state or out-of-state that is in need of professional legal representation with a caring touch. He was incredibly understanding and responsive in our time of need. During the initial consultation Mr. Lento took the time to step us through the legal proces...
  • Indebted to Attorney Lento

    Attorney Lento is to be commended for his success with my case(s) in particular. From the beginning, he was very empathetic and forthcoming. His attention to detail and relentless determination resulted in a positive outcome for me. His overall efforts impacted my quality of life in such a fashio...
  • We Are Pleased

    We are pleased with the outcome of the case and appreciate your time and service. 
  • Highly Recommended

    If you need a good lawyer to help you in a tight situation, I would highly recommend the Lento Law Firm. Attorney Joseph D. Lento worked with me and he keep me updated through every step and I was very pleased with the dismissal outcome.
  • Hard Worker

    Attorney Lento worked hard for my son. He was in constant communication with us through phone calls, emails and texts. He cares about the well being of his clients and their families. He makes sure everyone understands what is happening and what could happen. He does not give up!
  • PFA Case Dismissed

    Mr. Lento is a great attorney. He handled my case in a timely and orderly fashion.  The result that I got was more than I expected.  Thank you, Mr. Lento, for everything and all your hard work.
  • A Straight Shooter with an Edge

    I endorse Joseph D. Lento, Esquire, and recommend him without reservation to anyone...Joe is extremely intelligent, full of compassion, and he knows the law well. I was fortunate to have Joe's assistance, and as an attorney, I observed that he has a certain "edge" to him that makes him stand out ...
  • Joseph Lento Delivered the Desired Results

    Attorney Lento was Fantastic. Prompt, responsive and delivered the desired results. He was realistic, ambitious and stayed in constant contact making sure everything was clear and concise. His response times are phenomenal. Highly recommend!
  • Outstanding Work Ethic

    I hired Joseph Lento based on other good reviews I’ve read about him. He took my case seriously and personally and did everything he told me he was going to get done. His work ethic, attitude, and performance is outstanding and I would DEFINITELY recommend him to anyone that is in need of any help.
  • Hard-Working

    I have worked with Attorney Joseph Lento for several years. He is diligent and hard working. I would recommend his services to anyone seeking an experienced trial attorney.
  • Excellent Results!

    Mr. Lento performed as advertised. I had a very unique situation and Joe listened carefully to my concerns and knocked the case out of the park. I was a client of his that lived 4 hours away, but he earned every ounce of confidence that I now have in him and his firm.
  • The Shining Star That Gave Me Hope

    Incredible attorney.  I would highly recommend him.  Works extra hard for each and every client.  He calls and actually follows up with you. He will go the extra mile for his clients.  After almost 6 years of custody litigation, he was the shining star that gave me hope.
  • Great, Determined Attorney

    Joseph Lento was amazing to work with. Joseph answered all my questions. Mr. Lento would call, text, and/or email with case updates and would also respond promptly with any concern that I had. Mr. Lento works quickly and efficiently. Mr. Lento is the only lawyer that I will ever hire again. I wou...
  • Genuine Person

    Not sure where to be began when it comes to the services provided by Mr. Lento. He is beyond a professional and most importantly made me feel confident in his legal opinions. Mr. Lento was not judgmental by any means and treated me with the respect any potential client could ask for. I would reco...
  • Excelente

    Mr. Lento is a great lawyer.  He helped my fiancé in his case & didn't give false hope like many lawyers do. Mr. Lento was honest from the beginning to the end - I really recommend Mr. Lento.
  • I Could Not Have Asked for Better Representation

    Very professional, straight to the point. We are so happy to have found Mr. Lento. I did a google search out of Virginia and after reading Mr. Lento's reviews, I quickly called him (I am so glad I did). Mr Lento was there for our family day and night, he didn't mind the day or hour, he was always...
  • Amazing!

    My husband and I hired Joseph Lento and it was the best decision we could have made! He takes the time to go over everything with you and gets the results he sets out to get!
  • Great Through the Entire Process

    Joseph was great through the entire process. He was always fast to respond to my calls/ emails/ texts and answer in a clear and concise manner. He basically handled the whole process for me and this took away a lot of my stress. Would hire again.
  • Efficient and Communicative

    Mr. Joseph Lento efficiently handled my case, and always kept me informed of the progression of events and what to expect. I was satisfied with his handling of my case and recommend him to others.
  • Awesome Lawyer

    Mr. Lento is a great lawyer. I live across the country and I had a small case and a lot of lawyers seemed as if they were too busy.  Mr lento called me everyday, kept me updated, and handled the situation super fast. THANK YOU MR. LENTO!  I'm really grateful.
  • You Did a Fantastic Job

    I think you did a fantastic job, and were right there with us every step of the day, and I am grateful for that.  
  • Attorney Joseph D. Lento is the Best - Don't Settle for Anything Less

    He gets the job by being thorough and consistent. He is very professional and personable. Hire Mr. Lento to get a fair judgement on your case. Our case was dropped. He is the best don't settle for anything less.
  • Joseph Lento Made a Hard Time Easier

    Mr. Lento, thank you for making a hard time easier.
  • The Superman of Lawyers

    Wow, you should have seen my lawyer, Joseph Lento - He is like the Superman of the lawyers.  There are no words to describe this man...He's the best - I am so glad I met him years ago.  For all you out there who need a really awesome lawyer his name is Joseph lento and he will fly way beyond and ...
  • He Gets the Job Done!

    He got me the results I asked for and was available anytime I needed him. Thank you Mr. Lento.
  • Excellent Attorney

    I hired Joseph Lento to represent my son and he did a remarkable job and brought us a great result! He worked tirelessly on our case and fought hard… He is friendly, trustworthy, and he answered all our questions. I highly recommend [Mr. Lento] and would gladly hire him again. Joseph Lento is an ...
  • My First Choice

    I have known Joe for 15 years and he is a very dedicated, hard working man. I am very impressed with his professional demeanor and his results. He is my first choice if ever in need of legal counsel.
  • Unbelievable Service

    Extremely impressed with the services. I was able to contact him whenever I needed and he was reachable through phone or email which made it very convenient. His response time was quick and I would definitely recommend him to anyone.
  • You Have a Very Special Gift

    Thank you for everything you are doing for Tracey and my family.  You have a very Special Gift.  You care!
  • Excellent Customer Service from Start to Finish

    Right from the start, Mr. Lento made me feel like I was his only client. His communication was top notch, returning phone calls immediately, formulating a plan to move forward, sending daily emails concerning progress and text messages keeping me up to date. Mr. Lento was knowledgeable and extrem...
  • Best Lawyer

    Mr. Lento did his absolute best for my case. He helped me through very difficult time of my life. Mr. Lento was responding to all my messages so fast and would always keep me updated. All I had to do is to hire him and my troubles went away. Mr. Lento's effort on every field lead no where but to ...
  • Ex Drama Solved Quick and Easy!

    My dumb ex boyfriend got a restraining order on me after my close friend punched him. I googled good PFA lawyer in Philly and Mr. Lento came up. I met with him the following day, told him my position, and he agreed to represent me. My court hearing was scheduled for a whole month and a half after...
  • Knowledgeable, Thoughtful, Involved

    Joseph Lento represented a family member in the court of Chester County. He has been diligent in his efforts to secure a very positive end result under difficult circumstances. We would recommend him to those  in need of a knowledgeable, thoughtful, involved representative.
  • The Quintessential Lawyer

    Joseph Lento is the lawyer you need to represent you with your legal issues. He is thorough, diligent, patient, and he will fight for your case every step of the way. You will surely be glad that you had a dedicated lawyer on your side.
  • Great Lawyer

    Mr. Lento responded immediately in a difficult time. He worked hard and provided advice carefully, taking the time to review thoroughly while still acting fast. He was sympathetic but focused on the facts. He's got a good, pragmatic style and a strong work ethic. I can't recommend him enough.
  • Very Aggressive Lawyer

    Joe is a very talented and aggressive lawyer.  I have personally observed how much he cares about his clients and their legal matters and will do anything in his power to help them out of their jam.
  • Outstanding Attorney with an Edge

    Joe is outstanding as an...attorney with an edge. Joe helped me win a challenging & very exhausting case. Respectful and always answered my calls and questions. Took his time to explain everything in detail to me for court. Tediously prepared for court. Joe's professionalism, determination, a...
  • A Straight Shooter Who Gets the Job Done!

    I endorse Joseph D. Lento, Esq., and recommend him without reservation to anyone in need of an excellent attorney.  He is passionate, honest, hard working and responsive.  He follows up when he says he will and is there for you at all times.  I recommend anyone in need of an attorney to Mr. Lento...
  • Mr. Lento Got the Job Done!

    Straightforward, honest, and strategic. This attorney got the job done!
  • The Best in the Business

    Loyal to his clients.....aggressive in his approach to get the results you desire....there is absolutely NO OTHER ATTORNEY for me than Mr. Lento. If you want results this is the man without hesitation you should call. I vouch for him 100% thank you sir for going above & beyond.
  • A True Professional

    Joseph Lento is a true professional, and is excellent at what he does. I came to him with an emergency situation and he literally dropped everything for me to make sure things worked out and that Justice was served. He got started right away and worked Non-Stop to make sure I was okay and that th...
  • Personal Care and Commitment

    Lawyers are easy to find, but a great lawyer like Mr. Joe Lento is difficult to find. I spoke to Mr. Lento prior to my situation on the phone, and in that first phone call I knew he was the one. Mr. Lento was very understanding, listened to my case and concerns, compassionate, spent the time to m...
  • A Far Better Outcome

    Thanks for your help through all of this----definitely a far better outcome than we were anticipating.
  • Customer Satisfaction is # 1

    Joe is not the typical stuffy attorney who will just go through the motions until he gets paid. He doesn't come from a privileged background, and, as a result, knows how to work extremely hard. Joe knows comfort breeds complacency. In my experiences with Joe, he has made himself available wheneve...
  • I Can't Thank You Enough

    I can't thank you enough once again.  Your level of preparation for the lawyers that I've dealt with is unparalleled.
  • Professional, Dependable, and Efficient

    I highly recommend the services of Joseph Lento. He was very personable when initially meeting him to discuss the situation. Attorney Lento had helped in a situation especially since English is my second language. He is dedicated, thorough, and has excellent communication skills. If there is ever...
  • Beyond Dedication

    I had hired Mr. Lento recently when I had hit rock bottom and my life had become hell on Earth. Things were not looking in my favor. Without Joseph's commitment to my case and incredible work ethic I would not have been able to begin putting the pieces of my life back together. Joe did everything...
  • You Are Great at What You Do!

    Joe, I just wanted to thank you for all of your hard effort during my time of need. You are great at what you do.
  • Joseph Lento Helped Me Through a Tough Part in My Life

    Joseph was an amazing attorney who was committed to me as his client. He worked day and night to review evidence on my behalf. He also was always there responding to emails in a timely manner. I would definitely highly recommend Joseph as an attorney. He helped me through a tough part in my life ...
  • Professional and Dedicated with Incredible Follow-Up and Commitment

    Mr. Joseph Lento was helpful, hard working and competent with excellent knowledge of the law. His recommendations intercessions and negotiation abilities on our loved one's behalf were invaluable. His follow up and prompt and complete attention to detail was very helpful and critical to a excelle...
  • Thank You, Joe!

    It's clear that Joe has passion, drive and dedication to his client(s). Within moments after I contacted him, I had a call on my mobile, and it was Joe. During the entire process, I was kept extremely informed, with much detail. The time Joe spends with his clients surpassed our expectations. At ...
  • Highly Dedicated

    I have known Joseph Lento professionally and personally for approximately five years. I have had the privilege to work with Joe on cases with mutual clients. His professional integrity is without a doubt the cornerstone of his professional practice. He works tirelessly to ensure that his clients ...
  • Knowledgeable Attorney

    Mr. Lento was immediately available to provide me with a consultation and options regarding my matter. He explained everything in detail in a way in which I was able to make an informed decision. I would highly recommend him for his professionalism and kindness in a very trying situation.
  • Thanks a Million!

    Joseph, I appreciate all your help in getting the matter resolved for me in such a timely manner.  Thanks a million!
  • Mr. Lento Really Cares

    Mr. Lento really cares about his clients. He answers any calls, texts, or emails immediately. Works on the weekends. I'll never use another lawyer again and I don't even know the outcome in court yet.
  • Joe Worked Very Hard to Get Us the Best Outcome

    I can not say enough good things about Joe! He made us feel like we were his only clients. He got back to us almost immediately and constantly kept us informed. He made a very, very difficult time much easier to bare. I know he worked very hard to get us the best outcome. I can't thank you enough...
  • A Great Lawyer

    My son won his case thanks to a great lawyer!
  • Very Professional and Delivers on His Word

    Very professional and delivers on his word. You can trust Attorney Lento.
  • The Best Lawyer

    Attorney Joseph D. Lento demonstrated that he has an excellent understanding of the law. He thoroughly reviewed my case, gathered supportive documentation, and then coordinated communication between the pertinent legal agencies involved in order to provide them with the best understanding of my ...
  • Excellent Attorney!

    Mr. Lento is a great attorney.  When we called Mr. Lento for my brother in law's case, he immediately made himself available and he assisted us and answered all of our questions in a clear and concise manner.  Because of Mr. Lento's expertise and professionalism, everything was resolved with the ...
  • Joseph Lento Came Through in the 9th Inning

    I was already being represented by another lawyer when I found myself having to go to yet another trial which was going to cost even MORE money than I had anticipated. My current lawyer called on Joseph Lento to see if he could help me out. Without any knowledge of my case and only ONE week until...
  • You Are the Best

    [My son] asked me to tell you that you are the best lawyer he ever had and he really appreciates all you've done for him. I feel that way too and I wish we would have retained you right from the start...Thanks, Joe.
  • Someone Who Would Passionately Fight For Us

    My family and I were faced with a very complex and serious family matter. We were in dire need for legal representation. We knew that we needed a strong, knowledgeable, aggressive lawyer to represent us. We needed the best! After visiting Mr Lento's website and reading his bio, I knew this was so...
  • A True Professional

    I am very happy with the service I received from Attorney Joseph Lento. When faced with this situation, we did not know what to do or where to turn. Our fears were put to rest when we found Mr. Joseph Lento. He explained everything that was going to happen and was always responsive to our questi...
  • Mr. Lento Restored My Faith in Attorneys

    Mr. Lento handled my legal issue without skipping a beat. He did exactly as promised and did it without issue. He maintained personal contact with me throughout the entire process. Having worked with many attorneys and having more than the average number in my own family, I can honestly say he ha...
  • Case Dropped and Burden Lifted

    Mr Lento is professional and personable. He followed up and followed through. His price is reasonable. It was a great joy in working with him. The case was dropped and the burden was lifted. We are indelibly grateful.
  • Responsive, Thorough, and Creative in His Advice

    I was pleased with Mr. Lento's service as my wife's attorney. He was very helpful and was able to give us peace of mind. During hard times while waiting for the court outcome, he was considerate, and always accessible for any questions and concerns we had. He is an outstanding attorney that goe...
  • Above and Beyond

    I used many different lawyers in the past but none of them went above and beyond like Attorney Joseph Lento. Throughout my entire court proceedings he made me feel comfortable and confident that there was going to be a positive outcome. Thank you again for everything.
  • Dedicated Attorney

    I called Mr. Lento around 4 p.m. a few months ago and he called me back within the hour to inform me that he had received my message and to schedule a time later that evening to speak with me, which we did. Mr. Lento was very good about responding to e-mails within 24 hours at the latest and woul...
  • A Lawyer for Life

    Mr. Joseph Lento was a very wonderful man who became a friend to my son and family. He explained every question and statement that was made or presented. I have no complaints only praises, because he did an awesome job!!!
  • The Case Was Dropped - Eternally Grateful

    The best of the best. He gets the job done!!! The case was dropped. We are eternally grateful.
  • An Attorney Who Will Have Your Back

    If you're in need of an attorney who will have your back, and I mean truly work with your best interest in mind by going above and beyond in your favor, then Joseph Lento is who you want! Not only did Attorney Lento put in the extra effort that most attorneys would not, he's extremely professiona...
  • Quick Response

    Joe answers his phone. Joe replies to emails instantly. Very competent attorney and lets you know the status of your matter within minutes. Highly recommended!
  • Good Attorney!

    I have to say, we walked into the courtroom very nervous on what can happen. Nothing criminal, but stressful. Joseph D. Lento provided my boyfriend with the most professional and effective results. We went home together thanks to lento. I also appreciate the fair fees for the services.
  • Committed Lawyer!!

    Me and my husband were fighting for custody of his 10 yr old daughter and we were in and out of court over 7 times. Joe was there each time supporting us every step of the way. His communication skills are impeccable. There was never a time he did not respond to a call, text or email. He has a he...
  • A True Professional

    I am very happy with the service I received from Attorney Joseph Lento. We did not know what to do or where to turn. It was a great relief when we found Mr. Lento. He explained everything that was going to happen and took the time to explain our options. He was also always available for questions...
  • Excellent Family Law Attorney

    Attorney Joseph Lento is superb. He guided and supported me every step of the way. He really cared about my case and is still there for me to answer any questions even though my case concluded successfully. I met with four different attorneys when I was searching for representation. When I came t...
  • Outstanding Services

    After a few months of my search for a lawyer, I sent Mr. Lento a brief message through his website and he contacted me within 10 minutes to schedule an appointment. He was respectful, compassionate and very understanding of my situation. However, the most important thing that made me felt at ease...
  • Very Hard-Working and Heartfelt

    Attorney Joseph Lento is very hard-working and heartfelt in working for any client. My case was complex and he was there through the thick and thin and made sure my family was satisfied with the outcome. I recommend him for any complex interstate family law matter.
  • If you need a hard working, dedicated lawyer to work with you on your case, then Joseph D. Lento is the leading candidate!!!

    Joseph Lento is a dedicated lawyer who stands by his commitments and ethics to resolves all issues that any of his clients are dealing with. Through my experience with working with Mr. Lento, he went far and beyond the call of duty to resolve my case...Mr. Lento also advised me of the best course...
  • Thank You

    Thank you for your time and consideration for our son, Paul.  I appreciate your correspondence with us during these trying times. 
  • Over and Above

    Mr. Lento was very informative, punctual, and went over and above in the handling of my case.
  • I Would Recommend Mr. Lento to Anyone Ever Asking!!

    Took me a while to get to writing this, but I was referred to Mr Lento from a friend of the family AFTER I had already paid for a different lawyer, who not only could NOT help me, but he couldn't even FIND MY CASE (it was very old) lol. I was pretty hopeless regarding the situation by the time I ...
  • Great Results

    Mr. Lento got results for me that were promised, but not delivered, by other attorneys. Mr. Lento was upfront with me during the entire legal process, and treated me with great respect and integrity. I have recommended and will continue to recommend Mr. Lento to other people without reservation.
  • Mr. Lento Treats His Clients Like Family

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Attorney Joseph D. Lento has more than a decade of experience practicing Family Law in Pennsylvania. If you are having any uncertainties about what the future may hold for you and your family, contact our offices today. Family Law Attorney Joseph Lento will go above and beyond the needs for any client and fight for what is fair.

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