Legal Topics

Client Success: Madeline's Dining and Events

From the distinct smell of cedar to the charming and memorable atmosphere, Crowley’s Restaurant & Lounge had long been a staple in our city’s southwest side. And thanks to Erie natives Justin and Jessica Herring, that legacy lives on as the newly rebranded Madeline’s Dining & Events.

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Meet The Newest Member of Our Team: Attorney Michael Kilmer

From PIttsburgh to Erie to Erie Business Law, Attorney Michael Kilmer began his journey as a business lawyer in 2010. And as of April 22, we’re happy to announce that he’s joined our firm as Senior Associate of Business and Real Estate Law.

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Legal Issues In Acquiring A Business

If you fail to do your homework before buying an existing business, you may find that you have purchased more than you bargained for. An investment of time and money early on can make the difference between the success and failure of your new business.

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Williams & Jorden Named To Super Lawyers' Rising Stars

Attorneys Adam J. Williams and Matthew B. Jorden have been named to the 2019 Super Lawyers Rising Stars.

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5 Reasons Why You Need a Lawyer When Starting a Business

Business start-up advice is easy to find, but when your livelihood is at stake, you may need a professional.

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Meet Drew!

Have you met the attorney who joined our firm in February 2018? Learn more about his story by clicking the link below.

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Client Success: Jeremy Young

From VP of Cybersecurity for a billion dollar corporation to owner of a multi-million dollar company, Erie native Jeremy Young's got quite the story. So how did he do it?

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Is What You Tell Your Lawyer Confidential?

What is Attorney-Client Privilege?

One of the first questions asked by new clients when they meet with an attorney is whether the information they give to the attorney will remain confidential. In order to provide the most accurate legal advice, an attorney must know all of the details of your case, which may include very personal information. Pennsylvania law protects communications between attorneys and clients in two ways.

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Is Your Website Going to Get You Sued?

A new trend in disability lawsuits is on the rise.  Individuals with disabilities are suing companies whose websites are not accessible to the blind or visually impaired as violative of the Americans with Disabilities Act.

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What to do if you have been sued

How Do Lawsuits Work? and What Do You Do If You Are Sued In Pennsylvania?

 

In this post, we explain the process of being involved in a lawsuit.  There are many steps to the process, and it can be very time consuming.  However, Pennsylvania Courts do offer ways to resolve lawsuits more efficiently. 

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