Patrick F. Lauer

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Top Rated DUI-DWI Attorney in Camp Hill, PA

Law Offices of Patrick F. Lauer, Jr., LLC
 | 2108 Market Street, Camp Hill, PA 17011-4706
Phone: 717-303-3042
Fax: 717-763-4247
Selected To Super Lawyers: 2011 - 2013, 2015 - 2021
Licensed Since: 1986
Practice Areas:
  • Criminal Defense: DUI/DWI (60%),
  • Criminal Defense (20%),
  • Criminal Defense: White Collar (20%)
    Attorney Profile

    Attorney Patrick F. Lauer is the managing partner of the Law Offices of Patrick F. Lauer, Jr. LLC, in Camp Hill, Pennsylvania. Mr. Lauer dedicates his practice to criminal defense, working with cases involving DUI’s, drug charges, including possession with intent to distribute, sex offenses or other criminal matters. He serves clients in Harrisburg and York, as well as throughout central Pennsylvania.

    While also enrolled in the U.S. Marine Corps, Mr. Lauer earned a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice from San Diego State University. He later graduated from Penn State Dickinson Law in Carlisle, Pennsylvania and graduated from the National College for DUI Defense at Harvard University in 1997.

    Mr. Lauer has been licensed to practice law in Pennsylvania since 1986 and is also licensed to appear before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Middle District of Pennsylvania, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 3rd Circuit and the Supreme Court of the United States. Following law school, he spent time working for the Cumberland County Public Defender before opening his own firm.

    Having represented thousands of criminal defendants throughout his career, Mr. Lauer dedicates a significant portion of his practice to DUI law. In addition to his participation in the National College for DUI Defense, he has also completed additional DUI related training provided by groups, including the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

    Mr. Lauer belongs to several local and national organizations, including the Pennsylvania Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. He is also a member of the American Association for Justice and was recognized as a “Top 100 trial lawyer” by the organization in 2007.

    Practice Areas
    • 60%Criminal Defense: DUI/DWI
    • 20%Criminal Defense
    • 20%Criminal Defense: White Collar
    Focus Areas

    DUI/DWI, Arrest & Arraignment, Assault & Battery, Criminal Fraud, Criminal Law, Debt, Drug & Alcohol Violations, Expungement, Failure to Pay Child Support, False Accusations, Felony, Juvenile Delinquency, Misdemeanor, Motor Vehicle Offenses, Murder, Overdrawn Bank Account, Parole, Probation, Prosecution, Sex Offenses, Tax Evasion, Theft, Traffic Violations, Criminal Domestic Violence, White Collar Crime


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    Super Lawyers: 2011 - 2013, 2015 - 2021

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    About Patrick Lauer

    Admitted: 1986, Pennsylvania

    Professional Webpage:


    • Top 100 Trial Lawyer in 2007, American Association for Justice
    • Trial Moot Court Team, The Dickinson School of Law, Carlisle, Pennsylvania

    Special Licenses/Certifications:

    • Certified Criminal Defense Attorney, 2000

    Bar/Professional Activity:

    • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Member, 1996 - Present
    • Pennsylvania, 1986
    • U.S. Supreme Court, 1991
    • American Association for Justice, Member, 2000 - 2008
    • U.S. Court of Appeals 3rd Circuit, 1989
    • Cumberland County Bar Association, Member, 2000 - 2005
    • U.S. District Court Middle District of Pennsylvania, 1986
    • Pennsylvania Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Member

    Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

    • Pennsylvania Drunk Driving Defense, Revery, 1993
    • Winning the Unwinnable Case, Illinois Defense, 1990 - Present
    • Author, Pennsylvania DUI Defense, 1994

    Representative Clients:

    • Services Criminal Charges Rape, Assault, Burglary
    • Individuals Charges w/ DWI and DUI and Motor vehicle

    Educational Background:

    • Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, Honors: National College of DUI, 1997
    • National College of DUI, Harvard Law School in National Highway Traffic Safety Administration 
    • Carlisle High School, 1977
    • San Diego State University, San Diego, California, B.S., Major: Criminal Justice, Minor: Political Social, 1983
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    Office Location for Patrick F. Lauer

    2108 Market Street
    Camp Hill, PA 17011-4706

    Phone: 717-303-3042

    Fax: 717-763-4247

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    Last Updated: 3/19/2020

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