Michael E. Weinstein is a graduate of Long Island University 1965, and Brooklyn Law School 1968. Attorney Weinstein has enjoyed an extensive career as a Criminal and Civil Trial Attorney. Attorney Weinstein now concentrates his practice in the area of Criminal Defense. His practice involves representation of individuals facing criminal accusations ranging from minimal to the most severe. He has also served as a special Deputy Attorney General. In his representation of the seriously injured, he has been successful in obtaining substantial verdicts and settlements, many in excess of one million dollars.
Michael is qualified in Pennsylvania as a Criminal Capital Defender and is a staunch opponent of the death penalty.
He is licensed to practice in the Courts of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the State of New York, as well as all Federal Courts.
Michael was elected District Attorney of Pike County, PA and served from 1980 to 1988. During his tenure, he prosecuted some of the most notorious cases in Pike County history. His achievements in the courtroom have been recognized by his peers, law enforcement, agencies, and the media.
He is a member of the Pennsylvania and New York Associations of Criminal Defenders and is a former member of the Pennsylvania District Attorneys Association and its Executive Committee. Attorney Weinstein currently is General Counsel to the Delaware Valley School District. He has served in that capacity for 15 years.
Michael is an active member of the Milford Fire Department and is a former Judge Advocate of the Marine Corps League, Gung Ho Detachment 909. He is a member and past Master of the Milford Lodge F & AM #344. He was a founding member of the United Way of Pike County and was a charter member of its Board of Directors.