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Valeen D. Hykes

Pennsylvania Superlawyers Rising Star
vhykes@oconnorlaw.com
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Toll Free: 800-518-4LAW

608 W Oak St
Frackville, Pennsylvania 17931

Education

J.D., Western Michigan University Cooley Law School, 2007
Concentration in Solo and Small Firms

B.A., King's College, Wilkes-Barre, PA, 2004
Major: Political Science

Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice The United States Middle District of Pennsylvania, 2020
The United States Eastern District of Pennsylvania, 2020
The United States Western District of Pennsylvania, 2009
Professional Associations & Memberships

Berks County Bar Association

American Bar Association

Pennsylvania Bar Association

Northumberland County Bar Association

St. Thomas Moore Society
Past Secretary

2021 Thomson Reuters Rising Star

Awards
  • Pennsylvania Rising Stars by Superlawyers
Fraternities
  • Pi Sigma Alpha, National Political Science Honor Society
  • Delta Theta Phi, Professional Law Fraternity
Speaking Engagements
  • Attorney Valeen D Hykes Speaking on Social Security at Steelworkers' Training at East Stroudsburg University 6/10/14
  • 2014 Long Term Disability vs. Short Term Disability Social Security Seminar Speaker
  • 2015 Steelworkers Social Security Presentation Speaker
  • 2019 What To Do If You Are In A Car Accident Presentation Speaker
Client Reviews
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Valeen Hykes is very professional and an amazing asset to the firm. Her assistant Ana Lopez Vives was very professional and very helpful. She is also a great asset to the firm. Craig F.
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No improvements needed. Everyone was very friendly & helpful. Christine F.
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I only talked to Anna she was super!!
I don't see anything you can do to make it better or easier. I feel bad it took me long to pay you. I never thought I would get approved in five months. I loved what you all did for me.
Sandra S.
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The services I received were exceptional. Robyn J.
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I don't think there is need for improvement. My cases were handled with such care and consideration I would bring any case here. Angela S.
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Would you recommend our services to others?
Yes, I was so pleased, and so thankful for everything. Any additional comments... none, you are awesome, thank you again.
Jamie B.