Angelo A. Papa, Esquire is an innovative, energetic, trial attorney in his 26th year of general legal practice. He is a nationally recognized attorney in substance abuse criminal defense and election litigation. He also serves as the solicitor to the Zoning Hearing Board of the City of New Castle.
Angelo is the founder and creator of the Signature Hill Professional Complex, and the Signature Hill Independant Substance Abuse Network, a groundbreaking program praised by judges throughout the country. He is a renowned educator of other attorneys, having a series of continuing legal education classes that he presents throughout the state. Angelo and his programs have been featured in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, New Castle News, Ellwood City Ledger, Youngstown Vindicator, and many other publications.
A graduate of Duquesne University School of Law, Angelo began his career as a prosecuting attorney with a 90% conviction rate, spending seven years in the Lawrence County District Attorney’s office. Prior to becoming an attorney, Angelo was an award winning public educator, sports coach, and school administrator. He was a championship and all-conference football player at Slippery Rock University and at New Castle High School.
In the community, Angelo served several terms as president of the New Castle Area School District Board of Directors. He is an active member of St. Vitus Parish, the Lawrence County Bar Association and the Pennsylvania Bar Association.
Almost immediately he recognized that because of the concepts of global economics, and
information explosion he should use his experiences to take a leadership role and establish
an independent network of integrity minded, competent, hardworking, academically and
geographically diversified professionals to meet consumer need for professional teams.
Over the years, because of reoccurring consumer demand for basic court needs developed in
LAW; SUBSTANCE ABUSE; REAL PROPERTY; and ESTATES & FINANCE. This website is reflective
of these categories. You are currently visiting 1 the General Signature Hill Legal Cite, and there
are temporary sites which will soon be upgraded for: 2 Substance Abuse; (a) Our Community
Education, Legal, Medical, Mock Trial Conferences, (b) Prevention of Substance Abuse
Relapse Referral and Instructional site, (c) Legal/Detox patient referral site; 3 Real Property,
and 4 Estates and Finance.
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provide a neutral, professional summary of salient relevant facts, and corresponding suggested
professional recommendations. Consultations are available in all of the latest communication
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the very best and most experienced experts in their fields, we pride ourselves with providing
customers, academia and the community: constantly updated access to the best and most
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generations of Educators, Lawyers, Medical Professionals, Policy Makers, Real Property and
Finance professionals, and consumers to name only a few.