Jeff Skakalski, Esq.

Staff Attorney, MH Advocacy

 |  Phone: 1.800.452.1948

Jeff joined DRM’s MH Advocacy Program in 2017 where he works to protect the rights of individuals with mental illness. He previously worked as a staff attorney at Disability Rights Pennsylvania where he focused on the rights of individuals with disabilities involved in the criminal justice system, the rights of children with disabilities, and problems involving access to services and programs. Jeff has also worked as an assistant public defender and a judicial law clerk. He received his B.A. from Colorado State University in 2003, and his J.D. from Pennsylvania State University-Dickinson School of Law in 2008. Jeff has too many hobbies, which include gardening and cooking, but most of all loves spending time with his lovely wife, adorable daughter, and scaredy-cat.