Shannon N. Costa is a third-year student at the Widener Commonwealth Law School in Harrisburg, where she is earning her Juris Doctor. She will be joining our team of attorneys as an Associate Attorney practicing criminal and family law upon her graduation in 2021.

Shannon has interned for Chief Judge John E. Jones III and for the Honorable Judge Martin C. Carlson of the United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania. As an undergraduate, she was an intern for two years for President Judge Michael T. Hudock in the 17th Judicial District of Pennsylvania.

Shannon also works as a Research Assistant for Widener Professor Christopher J. Robinette and as an Academic Success Fellow for Widener Professor Christian Johnson’s Business Organizations course. She has three publications in Law Review journals.

Shannon graduated summa cum laude from Susquehanna University in 2018. She lives in Halifax and when she isn’t working or going to school, she enjoys spending time with her family, friends, boyfriend, and two dogs — Theodore and Grizzly. She also loves traveling and outdoor adventures.


Phone: 717-249-0900


  • B.A., Susquehanna University, Selinsgrove, PA

Membership Affiliations

  • Widener Commonwealth Law Review
  • Trial Advocacy Honor Society
  • Phi Alpha Delta International Law Fraternity