(WENY) - The first assistant District Attorney of Bradford County James Nasatka announced his run for District Attorney.

Nasatka was born in Easton, Pennsylvania and lived in Mount Bethel, Pennsylvania for most of his life.

He earned an Associate's Degree in Criminal Justice from Northampton Community College and a Bachelor's Degree in Political Science from East Stroudsburg University.

He then graduated from Widener University Commonwealth Law School in Harrisburg in 20-14.

After law school, he opened a law office in Easton, which later moved to Allentown, before joining the firm of Santos Law Group. In 2020, he applied for an opening in the Bradford County District Attorney's office and was hired as an Assistant District Attorney.