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I  have been engaged in the general practice of law since 1978, with significant emphasis in the following areas: Residential and Commercial Real Estate; Real Estate Title Insurance; Commercial Law and Litigation; Uniform Commercial Code; Municipal Law; Zoning, Planning and Land Use and Litigation; Civil Litigation; Civil Rights; Trusts and Estates; and Wills.


I was the Solicitor for the Township of Bethlehem and the Bethlehem Township Planning Commission from 1990-2009 in charge of all their legal affairs.  I was a member of the Bethlehem Township Planning Commission from 1989-1990.


I am active in local politics, was the Chairman of the Northampton County Democratic Committee from 1994-1998, and a member of the Northampton County Democratic Executive Committee from 1998-2002.  In 1972 I was elected in the 18th Senatorial District of Pennsylvania to attend the Democratic National Convention.


My hobbies include rock climbing, hiking, and camping.



Practice areas


  1. Land Use & Zoning: 50%
    38 years
  2. Real Estate: 25%
    38 years
  3. Commercial Real Estate: 20%
    38 years
  4. Business: 5%
    38 years



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Elliott & Elliott

26 North Third Street
Easton, PA, 18042


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Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
George F. Baker ScholarLafayette College Board of Trustees on behalf of the George F. Baker Trust, New York1975
National Good Citizenship AwardNational Society of the Sons of the American Revolution1975
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
General CounselBethlehem Township1990 - 2009
Association namePosition nameDuration
Northampton County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Pennsylvania Bar AssociationMemberN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Pittsburgh School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1978
Lafayette CollegeGovernment and LawA.B1975