Connie C. Wilson


Practice Areas

  • Business and Corporate

  • Trade Association Counsel

  • Labor and Employment

  • Intellectual Property and Technology

  • Infrastructure and Energy

  • Litigation, Arbitration, and Workplace Investigations

  • Real Estate


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. Connie 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, Connie worked for a national 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 Admissions

  • Supreme Court of Pennsylvania

  • U.S. District Court, Middle District of Pennsylvania


  • Dickinson School of Law, JD 1991, Valedictorian, magna cum laude

  • Long Island University, Southampton B.A. 1986, magna cum laude

Board Positions

  • Widener University Commonwealth Law School's Business Advising Program Board of Advisors

Legal Courses Taught

  • Widener University Commonwealth Law School

  • ​Deal Skills: Merger & Acquisition Documentation and Negotiation