Connie Wilson’s legal career encompasses a diverse set of practice areas related to assisting clients with their business operations, governance and transactions both on a national and international scale. Ms. Wilson has extensive experience in advising clients on:

  • Purchasing, distributing and selling products and services
  • Structuring, buying and selling businesses and assets
  • Negotiating documents and counseling lenders and borrowers regarding commercial loans and financing
  • Developing, acquiring, protecting, licensing and selling intellectual property, trademarks, patents, copyrights and software
  • Establishing business operations and entities domestically and in foreign countries
  • Operating in compliance with federal and state environmental statutes and laws as well as other statutory and regulatory schemes
  • Advocating before legislative and regulatory bodies, establishing and maintaining a Political Action Committee and complying with federal, state and local political contribution laws
  • Selecting, retaining and concluding relationships with foreign business distributors, agents and representatives
  • Conducting internal investigations
  • Writing, implementing and providing training on Corporate Compliance policies and issues, including import/export laws and the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act
  • Managing employment and compensation issues

Prior to joining SkarlatosZonarich, Ms. Wilson worked for an international law firm and held several in-house legal positions including Associate General Counsel for AMP Incorporated/Tyco Electronics, In-House Legal Counsel for TransCore LP and Corporate Counsel at Gannett Fleming, Inc. She also served as Assistant Counsel at the Pennsylvania Environmental Hearing Board.

Bar and Court Admission

  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania
  • Supreme Court of Pennsylvania

Education

  • Dickinson School of Law, JD 1991, Valedictorian, magna cum laude
  • Long Island University, Southampton B.A. 1986, magna cum laude