James E. Mancuso was born in Reading, Pennsylvania. He is a graduate of Holy Name High School, Providence College, and the Gonzaga University School of Law.
Prior to entering law school, Mr. Mancuso completed a year of service through AmeriCorps and the Jesuit Volunteer Corps. He volunteered as paraeducator at the Paschal Sherman Indian School on the Colville Reservation in Omak, Washington. While in law school, Mr. Mancuso worked for the legal research company, Westlaw. He began his legal career as an Assistant District Attorney at the Berks County District Attorney’s Office.
Mr. Mancuso focuses his practice in the areas of: Education Law, Labor/Employment Law, preparation of Wills and Trusts, Estate Planning and Administration, Criminal Defense, as well as Business Law.
Mr. Mancuso is admitted to practice before the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania and the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. He was selected for inclusion to the Pennsylvania Super Lawyers Rising Star list from 2017 through 2020. Only 2.5 percent of the lawyers in Pennsylvania received this honor.