Pierson W. Backes

Pierson W. Backes

Lawsuit / Dispute Attorney
Pennington, NJ




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About Me

For four generations, the Backes family has practiced law in central NJ.   The firm's practice is focused in wills & trusts, real estate, estate administration, estate litigation, elder law, and general civil litigation.  As the managing member of the firm, I am pleased to work with colleagues who appreciate the responsibility that comes with the trust of our clients.

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Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Check, Credit Card


Fixed (Sometimes), Hourly ($275-$375/hour)

Client Reviews

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Litigation Review

Posted by: Joe almost 4 years ago.

Pierce was very responsive to phone calls. He kept me informed at each step and was reassuring. I would hire him again and strongly recommend him...

Smart, genuine and professional

Posted by: Ed about 3 years ago.

I have relied on Pierson Backes and the Backes & Backes firm for personal and business legal services for many years now. On the personal side, he...
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Showing 2 of 6 peer endorsements

Ronald Lee Burdge
Ronald Burdge

Dayton, OH

About 2 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Pierson has over 15 years of experience and the praise from clients and respect of other attorneys for his legal skill and knowledge. His answers to...
David Perry Davis
David Perry Davis

Pennington, NJ

Over 3 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Pierson is a knowledgeable, aggressive advocate for his clients - able to settle cases to his client's advantage when possible, and to wrest justice...
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1997 License Status: Active for the state of New Jersey.
Last updated by Avvo: 03/14/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2012 – present

Backes and Backes LLC


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1997 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law


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1997 Editor

Temple University Law Review


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2012- present Direction, Board of Trustees

National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys

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Showing 2 of 2 publications

2014 Complex Issues in Estate Administration

Probate: Start to Finish

2013 Litigating the Case in Probate Court

The Probate Process From Start to Finish

Speaking Engagements

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2014 Complex Issues in Estate Administration

at Probate Process from Start to Finish

2014 Home Buyer's Seminar

at Mercer County Home Buyer's Workshop

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