Michael V. Marinaro Esquire

Michael V. Marinaro Esquire

Owner/Managing Partner
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Attorney Marinaro is a trial-tested criminal defense and family lawyer. As a former forensic scientist/expert witness with the State Police for 10 years, combined with his 20+ years as a private attorney, Mr. Marinaro will provide you with fire power in your case. Attorney Marinaro has handled thousands of cases as a criminal defense attorney and successfully litigated numerous criminal cases to juries with the outcome of "NOT GUILTY!" The attorneys at Marinaro Law Firm have successfully represented clients in thousands of matters involving divorce, marital property division, child support, alimony, custody and grandparents' custody.

Areas of Practice

  • 50% Criminal Defense
  • 50% Family Law
  • Divorce
  • Child Support
  • Custody

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania, 1994
  • New Jersey, 1994


  • University of Baltimore School of Law, Baltimore, Maryland
    • J.D. - 1993
  • Elon College, n/k/a Elon University, North Carolina
    • Major: Chemistry
  • State University of New York (Suny), Stony Brook, New York
  • City University of New York (Cuny) - John Jay College Of Criminal Justice, Manhattan, New York
    • Forensic Science
    • Honors: With Honors

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Lancaster Bar Association
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • New Jersey State Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Pennsylvania Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

Past Employment Positions

  • Maryland State Police, Forensic Chemist I, II, III, 1984 - 1994


  • English
  • Spanish