Criminal defense attorney Jacob Wyland of Wyland Law Group announces that he is providing exceptional, accessible legal services and customer service to the Southwestern Pennsylvania area. He is dedicated to defending and protecting the rights of people who have been accused of a crime.

Mr. Wyland received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Washington and Jefferson College, with a major in Political Science. He received his Juris Doctorate from Widener University School of Law and is admitted to practice in all Pennsylvania courts and in the United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania. His professional associations include the American Bar Association, the Pennsylvania Bar Association, the Allegheny County Bar Association, the Washington County Bar Association, the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, and the Pennsylvania Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.

Mr. Wyland began his legal career serving as a Deputy District Attorney in the Dauphin County District Attorney’s Office in Harrisburg, PA. For five years, he honed his skills as a criminal attorney. During that time Mr. Wyland prosecuted over one thousand adult and juvenile cases including criminal homicides, child sex and physical abuse cases, felony drug cases, arsons, DUI cases, assaults, burglaries, robberies, and thefts.

Following his invaluable experience as a prosecutor, Mr. Wyland became a criminal defense attorney and has served the community in that capacity for the last nine years. His work as both a prosecuting and defense attorney gives him unique insight into the workings of the system. This knowledge, coupled with his knowledge of criminal law, enables Mr. Wyland to secure the best results for his clients.

Mr. Wyland is held in high esteem by the judges and magistrates he has appeared before, the police officers he as worked with, and even the attorneys he has opposed. His peers have recognized him as a poised advocate, exhibiting an impressive courtroom presence and demeanor. He strives to be the epitome of the professional, articulate, and well-prepared attorney.

Mr. Wyland learned the value of hard work, loyalty, and commitment from his family. A profound takeaway from his upbringing was the principle that everyone deserves to be treated with respect. Mr. Wyland’s practice, Wyland Law Group, is established on this principle. The law firm fights to protect the rights of clients and to hold the government accountable to the myriad of constitutional and procedural safeguards intended to protect rights. Through the application of skill, experience, and effort, Jacob Wyland and Wyland Law Group consistently deliver exceptional results to clients.

Wyland Law Group is a DUI and criminal defense firm serving Southwestern Pennsylvania. Led by a former Deputy District Attorney, Jacob W. Wyland, Esq., the law firm is committed to providing exceptional, accessible legal services.


For more information about criminal defense services, visit the website at Wyland Law Group can be contacted by email at or by phone at 1 (412) 238-4050.