The Mazza Law Group, P.C.
2790 W. College Ave., Suite 800
State College, PA 16801 March 10, 2016
(814) 237-6255

William “Skip” Arbuckle III

WIA-AV Rated

Phone: (814) 237-6255

Fax: (814) 237-5752
Year Joined Firm
      • 1994

Areas of Practice

  • Professional Licensing
    • Investigations
    • Formal Inquiries
    • Suspensions
    • Substance Abuse Monitoring
    • Criminal Charges
    • Boundary Issues
    • HHH Exclusions
  • Civil Litigation
  • Criminal Law
    • DUI
    • Drug Offenses
    • Misdemeanors
    • Felonies
    • Juvenile Matters
    • Traffic Offenses
    • Summary Offenses
  • Family Law
    • Divorce
    • Custody
    • Child & Spousal Support
    • Grandparents Visitation Rights
    • Adoption
    • Protection From Abuse
    • Pre-nuptial Agreements
    • Parental Rights Termination
Litigation Percentage
  • 85% of Practice Devoted to Litigation
Bar Admissions
  • Ohio, 1974
  • Pennsylvania, 1975
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1977
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 3rd Circuit
Education
  • University of Akron School of Law, Akron, Ohio
    • J.D. – 1974
    • Honors: Winner, Sixth Circuit Moot Court Competition, 1973
    • Law Review: Akron Law Review, Member, 1973 – 1974
  • Grove City College, Grove City, Pennsylvania
    • B.A. – 1971
    • Honors: With Honors
    • Honors: NCAA All-American Three Years (Swimming)
    • Honors: ODK Sportsman of the Year, 1971
Professional Associations and Memberships
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association, Editorial Board, 1996 – Present
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association, Board Chair, 2005 – 2007
  • House of Delegates, 2001 – 2005
  • Alcohol and Drug Addiction Committee, Chair, 1992 – 1993
  • Centre County Bar Association, Secretary, 1999 – 2002
  • Centre County Bar Association, Board of Governors, 2002 – 2005
  • Wilkinson-Campbell American Inn of Court, Vice President, 2005
  • Wilkinson-Campbell American Inn of Court, President, 2006 – 2007
  • Pa. Lawyers Concerned for Lawyers, Inc., Corporate Secretary, 1988 – 2002
  • Pa. Lawyers Concerned for Lawyers, Inc., Board Member, 1988 – Present
  • National Association of Judicial Disciplinary Counsel, Associate Member
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Counsel
  • Pennsylvania Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • American Bar Association
Past Employment Positions
  • Criminal Prosecution & Defense in Ohio, 1974 – 1979
  • Private Law Practice, Erie, Pennsylvania, 1979 – 1980
  • Erie County, Pennsylvania, Chief Public Defender, 1980 – 1981
  • Pennsylvania, Deputy Attorney General, 1981 – 1985
  • Pennsylvania Judicial Conduct Board, Counsel, 1986 – 1994
  • JAG, U.S. Air Force Reserves, Captain, 1971 – 1981