Joseph A. McKenna (Of Counsel)

joseph-a-mckennaPractice Areas:

  • Civil Litigation
  • Estate Planning for All Ages
  • Real Estate Law
  • Wills and Probate
  • Workers Compensation

Admitted: Pennsylvania, 1955; U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit; U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania; U.S. District Court, Middle District of Pennsylvania.


  • American Bar Association
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • Schuylkill County Bar Association
  • Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association


  • Law School:  Georgetown University School of Law, J.D., 1954
  • College:  Pennsylvania State University, B.A. 1950

More Information:

Mr. McKenna has engaged in the general practice of law in Schuylkill County for 50 years, with emphasis on real estate, litigation, worker’s compensation and wills and estates. He has also has experience in municipal matters having served as Solicitor of the City of Pottsville, Assistant Schuylkill County Solicitor, Port Carbon Borough Solicitor, and Solicitor to several school districts. All of his practice has been with Williamson, Friedberg & Jones, LLC, where he was a partner until taking Of Counsel status upon semi-retirement in 1998. In the latter capacity, he continues to assist the firm, principally in litigation and real estate matters.