Attorney Maura Armezzani Tunis, associate, received her B.S. in Psychology from the University of Scranton, and her J.D. from the Dickinson School of Law of the Pennsylvania State University. She was admitted to practice by both the Pennsylvania State Supreme Court and in the United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania. Attorney Tunis is a member of the Wilkes-Barre Law and Library Association and Pennsylvania Bar Association.
Prior to joining Saporito, Falcone & Watt, Attorney Tunis served as Law Clerk to the Honorable A. Richard Caputo in the United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania. Additionally, she was previously employed as a part-time public defender representing indigent clients in criminal matters in Luzerne County.
Attorney Tunis has extensive courtroom experience having handled many criminal jury trials ranging from simple summary offenses to complex felony and homicide cases. She currently concentrates her practice in the areas of family law, criminal law, elder law, and general civil litigation.
Attorney Tunis resides in Jessup, Lackawanna County with her husband and is involved in various civic organizations in Luzerne and Lackawanna County.