Terrence A. Valko, Esq.
616 1st Avenue
Altoona, PA 16602
Admissions: Supreme Court of PA (1986); Federal District Court for the Western District of PA (1993), Third Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals (1995), U.S. Supreme Court (1996).
1989 - present. Private Practice, Altoona, PA.
Sept. 1994 - May 1995 Instructor, Labor and Industrial Relations, Penn State University, Univ. Park, PA.
1992 Assistant Public Defender, Hollidaysburg, PA.
1988 Management Attorney, PA. Dept. Labor & Industry, Bureau of Workers’ Compensation, Harrisburg, PA.
1986 - 1988 Judicial Clerk, Hon. D. Gerard Long, P.J., Court of Common Pleas, Cambria Co., Ebensburg, PA.
1985 JD, Ohio Northern University, Ada, OH.
Editor, The First Amendment;
Treas., Student Bar Ass’n;
Moot Court (Wagner Cup Labor Law) Nationals-NYC.
1984 Credits conferred and Certificate granted, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN.
Concannon Programme in International Law, London, UK.
1982 BA, Labor - Industrial Relations, The Pennsylvania State University, Univ. Park, PA.
Walter & May Reuther Scholarship; Research Ass't.; Teaching Ass’t.
Credits conferred, Penn State-Altoona, Altoona, PA. Treas., Student Gov't. Ass’n.; Penn State-Blair Co. Alumnus Award.
Bar: Founder, Blair Co. Bar Ass’n Cmte. On Law Office Automation; PA Delegate to ABA YLD Convention; Founding Editor of its Young Lawyers’ Division Newsletter.
Federal litigation interests: ERISA long term disability and employment law cases.