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  1. Real Estate: 10%
    29 years
  2. Corporate: 10%
    29 years
  3. Business: 10%
    29 years
  4. M & A: 10%
  5. Other: 60%
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  • Zachary Jay Cohen

    I highly endorse Buddy. We've worked together since 2004 and there is NOBODY who serves their business law clients better than Buddy.

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Lesavoy Butz & Seitz LLC

7535 Windsor Dr Ste 200
Lesavoy Butz & Seitz Llc
Allentown, PA, 18195-1034

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
PAActive198712/01/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Distinguished AlumnsWilliam Allen High School2012
Business Recognition for Ethical Business Practice and ServiceEmmaus Rotary Club2012
Volunteer of the YearGreater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce2010
Honorary Co-Chair "Dinner By Starlight"St. Luke's Hospital - Allentown2005
Bar Association of Lehigh CountyPresident's Legal Eagle Award for Outstanding Service2003
Shining Star Award for Community InvovementSt. Luke's Hospital & Health Network2002
Executive Spotlight AwardEastern Pennsylvania Business Journal2000
Eastern Pennsylvania Business JournalExecutive Spotlight Award for Dynamic Business Leadership2000
Comm. Partner Award to Improve the Econ. Health & Vitality of LVLehigh County Chamber of Commerce and Lehigh Carbon Community College1998
Oustanding Leadership and Service in the Academc CommnityThe George Washington Univesrity1984
National Leadership Honor SocietyOmnicron Delta KappaN/A
NSH Society, Field of Business and ManagementBeta Gamma SigmaN/A
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerLesavoy Butz & Seitz LLC2007 - Present
PartnerLamm Rubenstone Lesavoy Butz & David, LLC2006 - 2007
PartnerBlank Rome LLP1994 - 2006
AssociateTraub Butz & Fogerty, P.C.1992 - 1994
Adjunt Professor of Business LawCedar Crest College1988 - 1997
AssociateWiener & Wiener, P.C.1988 - 1992
Law ClerkHonorable Maxwell E. Davison, Judge of the Lehigh County Court of Common Pleas1987 - 1988
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Cedar Crest CollegeBoard of Associates2012 - Present
Parkland School District Education FoundationPresident2011 - Present
St. Luke's Hospital - AllentownBoard of Governors2011 - Present
Lehigh Carbon Community College FoundationBoard of Directors2009 - Present
George Washington University, Alumni AssociationBoard of Directors2009 - Present
Business Networking Internationall (BNI)President2008 - 2010
Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce, Allentown, PAChairman2007 - 2009
Service Electric Cable TV/RCN-4Moderator for Pennsylvania Crossfire2006 - Present
Muhlenberg CollegeBoard of Associates2004 - Present
Ben Franklin Technology Partners, Lehigh ValleyBoard of Advisors2002 - Present
Lehigh University, Small Business Development CenterChair, Advisory Committee for Business Education and Training2001 - 2006
South Whitehall Township, Zoning Hearing BoardBoard Member2001 - 2007
Lehigh University, Small Business Development CenterMember, Board of Advisors2001 - 2006
Embassy Bank for the Lehigh ValleyBoard of Directors2001 - Present
Family Business CouncilPresident1999 - 2002
Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce, Allentown, PAExecutive Board1999 - Present
Bar Association of Lehigh CountyBoard of Directors1998 - 2000
Jewish Community CenterExecutive Board1998 - 2000
Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce, Allentown, PABoard of Governors1998 - Present
Pennsylania Apparel and Textile AssociationBoard of Directors1997 - 2000
Quality Valley-USABoard of Directors1997 - 1999
Jewish Federation of the Lehigh ValleyBoard of Directors1997 - 2000
South Whitehall Townshiop Planning CommissionCommissioner1996 - 2001
Family Business CouncilBoard of Advisors1995 - 2007
Lehigh Carbon Community CollegeBoard of Ambassadors1995 - Present
Tikvah HouseBoard of Directors1993 - Present
Temple Beth-El Memorial Park Association, Inc.Board of Directors1992 - Present
Jewish Community CenterBoard of Directors1991 - 2000
Lehigh County Court of Common PleasCourt-Appointed Arbitrator1988 - Present
Estate Planning Council of the Lehigh ValleyMember1988 - Present
The George Washington UniversityAlumni Admissions Program Volunteer1987 - Present
The George Washington UniversityAdmissions Committee Volunteer1987 - Present
The George Washington UniversityAlumni Career Network Representative1987 - Present
Attorneys for Family Held EnterprisesMemberN/A
Most Trusted Advisors, Vistage InternationalMemberN/A
Lehigh County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Pennsylvania Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
Network Magazine"Protect Yourself"2015
Small Business Development Center, Lehigh University, Bethlehem, PA"Business Basics - Management"2002
Lehigh Law Line-TV 39, Lehigh County, PA"Starting a Business"2001
Lehigh Carbon Community College"Legal Considerations, Self-Employment Assistance Program"2000
Lehigh Valley Biz MagazineVarious Feature Columns2000
Chamber of Commerce"Understanding Contract Terms"1999
East Penn & Western Lehigh Business Councils"Legal Liability Considerations"1998
Community Action Committee for the Lehigh Valley"Legal Issues Affecting Start-ups/New Businesses/Small Businesses Today"1998
Chamber of Commerce"Estate, Tax and Succession Planning for the Business Owner"1998
NBI, Allentown, PA"Keys to Success in a Real Estate Transaction in PA"1997
Various Hospitals"Legal Issues Facing Medical Residents"1996
Lehigh Law Line-TV 39, Lehigh County, PA"Consumer Rights"1995
Northampton County Community College, Northampton, PA"Legal Protections for Small Business"1990
Marymount College, Arlington, VA - 1979-1987"Finance and Investments"1979
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
George Washington University National Law CenterLawJD - Juris Doctor1987
George Washington University National Law CenterFinance & InvestmentsM.B.A1982
George Washington University National Law CenterFinanceB.B.A1980
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Community Action Committee for the Lehigh Valley, Bethlehem, PA - 2002-2015Legal Issues in Structuring a Business - Choice of Entity2002
Small Business Development Center, Lehigh University, Bethlehem, PA - 2000-2015Legal Issues in Structuring a Business - Choice of Entity2000
Cedar Crest College, Allentown, PA - 1989-1997Business Law - Adjunt Professor1989
Chamber of CommerceUnderstanding Contract TermsN/A