Wills, Trusts and Power of Attorney are legal vehicles (documents) used by an attorney to create an estate plan for individuals and families. Creating these documents is part of an overall estate planning process to establish objectives relating to one’s property/assets.
Estate planning arranges for the transfer of an individual’s estate at the time of death. An estate consists of all property owned at death before it is distributed by will, trust, or intestacy laws. An estate may contain both real property and personal property.
The Social Security Administration oversees multiple programs providing benefits for retirees, survivors, widows, disability and supplement income. The Administration’s regulations are complex and impact retirement and family planning. Contact our office in order to obtain assistance while you are working with the Social Security Administration.
Our attorneys counsel townships, boroughs, zoning hearing boards, municipal authorities and school districts on the wide range of issues confronting these bodies. In addition, we have extensive expertise in representing water, sewer and transportation authorities which are subject to specific codes and statutes.
We work with our clients to develop the appropriate collection protocols, all of which comply with Federal and State Consumer Protection laws, including the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA). Our debt collection lawyers provide service extending beyond the recovery of debts on behalf of our clients. We regularly litigate in various collection cases at the trial and appellate levels, allowing us to provide additional value to our clients through structuring strategies and procedures that will assist in reducing future debt collection problems.
Our lawyers document and review real estate transactions, including purchases, leases, inspections and appraisals. They also help resolve title insurance and environmental issues.
Our tax attorneys specialize in the complex and technical field of tax law. They handle complex, technical and legal issues associated with your tax situation.
Pennsylvania and Federal Law include protections including those relating to gender, religion, age, ethnicity, and disabilities. There rules are important to consider as they relate to your employment or to your employees.
A detailed, yet practical, approach is required with your business. Speak with our attorneys to learn your rights or succession planning.
Protect your rights and get your life back on track after you have been arrested and charged with committing a crime. The disposition of criminal charges may have an impact on your life and employment.
If you are involved in an accident the insurance companies will have attorneys working to limit the compensation they pay. Get the compensation you deserve as you recover from the injuries suffered in an accident.