William L. Koslosky, Esq. received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Utica College of Syracuse University and his Juris Doctor degree from the University of Maryland School of Law. He is licensed to practice law in all Courts in New York State, Pennsylvania and Wyoming.
William has practiced law for over 25 years and has primarily concentrated in Family Law as well as focusing particular attention in advocating for the rights of disabled children and adult. He has represented clients in civil and criminal matters.
William is a member of the American Bar Association, New York State Bar Association, Pennsylvania Bar Association, Wyoming State Bar Association and the Oneida County Bar Association. He has been a member of the Family Law Section of the American Bar Association for over 15 years. He has also served as a Board of Directors member on the Oneida County Bar Association.
William is a member of the Bar of the Supreme Court of the United States, the United States Court of Appeals, the United States District Court for the Northern District Court of New York and many other courts in New York, Pennsylvania and Wyoming.
William has presented lectures to fellow attorneys throughout New York State on Parental Kidnapping, Uniform Child Custody Jurisdiction Act (UCCJA), Uniform Child Custody Jurisdiction Enforcement Act (UCCJEA), Education Law, Special Education Law, the Americans with Disability Act (ADA), Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and numerous other Family Law and Civil Rights topics.
William has served as a Law Guardian for 20 years and is a recipient of the Hon. Michael F. Dillon Law Guardian Award for distinguished service as a Law Guardian representing children. He is also a recipient of the International Award of Merit from the National Center of Missing & Exploited Children.
William has been active in Scouting his entire life. As a youth, he became an Eagle Scout. He currently serves as an Executive Board member in the Revolutionary Trails Council, B.S.A. a Committee Member on Area 3 of the Northeast Region, B.S.A., and is the National B.S.A. Chairman for the Special Needs Scouting Task Force. He is a recipient of the District Award of Merit, the Silver Beaver Award, the Whitney M. Young, Jr. National Service Award for outstanding service to disadvantaged youth, and in 2009, he became a recipient of the prestigious Distinguished Eagle Scout Award.