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Timothy John Abeel Jr.
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Timothy John Abeel Jr.

Practice areas:

Lemon Law, Consumer Protection

About Me

Tim started his own consumer law firm with the basic principle -  to treat and approach each case in the same way he would want his own case treated.  With that principle in mind, Tim has been able to achieve great results for consumers who need an advocate in their corner.   Tim will work to get your case resolved as soon as possible and has the experience to take your case as far as needed to get you a great result .


 


Significant Cases: 




Ed v. Manufacturer- Oil consumption defect, new sedan. Resulted in a settlement for a Lemon Law repurchase (full refund of 2 years worth of payments, down payment, taxes, interest) + an additional cash recovery for client under the Pennsylvania Unfair Trade Act and attorney fees.


Tom v. Manufacturer- Almost two (2) years in duration - Defense award at informal dispute resolution arbitration hearing for a 2009 new sedan with surging, lurching problems with the transmission. Plaintiff filed suit and was awarded a full Lemon Law refund and attorney fees at Court arbitration in Franklin County Pennsylvania. The Court denied Defendant's motions for summary judgment, denied their motion for a second vehicle inspection, denied their motion for partial summary judgment as to treble damages and the Court denied sanctions against Plaintiff.  One (1) year after arbitration, just prior to jury trial, the case was settled for a repurchase (full refund) + attorney fees.





Brotz v. KIA Motors - Jury Award for a Repurchase of Plaintiff's KIA Sedona.  After only being awarded a breach of warranty award for $4,000.00 by an arbitration panel, Plaintiff was awarded a statutory repurchase (full refund of all payments and costs) by a unanimous jury verdict pursuant to the New Jersey Lemon Law.  


Education:


Timothy J. Abeel, Jr. received his B.A. in Political Science from the University of Pittsburgh and his J.D. from Widener Law School in Wilmington, Delaware. 
 


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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2008

  1. Lemon Law: 90%
  2. Consumer Protection: 10%

Payment

Fees:

Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Attorney Endorsements

24 total 

  • Ronald Lee Burdge

    I endorse Tim Abeel. He has years of experience and attorneys who know him respect him and his clients like the results he gets them. Add that to his solid answers to questions that have been published at Avvo and you can see that he knows the law and likes to make sure his clients do to.

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    Ronald Burdge Lemon Law Attorney
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  • Scott Richard Kaufman

    Mr. Abeel does only lemon law and does top notch work. He should be your first and last contact in PA lemon law.

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    Scott Kaufman Lemon Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Timothy Abeel & Associates, P.C.

913 Fayette Street
Conshohocken, PA, 19428

309 Fellowship Rd
East Gate Center, Suite 200
Mt. Laurel, NJ, 08054

One Oxford Center
301 Grant Street, Suite 4300
Pittsburgh, PA, 15219

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Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
PAActive200905/31/2015
NJActive200805/29/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Rising StarNew Jersey Super Lawyer2015
Rising StarPennsylvania Super Lawyers2015
Rising StarNew Jersey Super Lawyer2014
Rising StarPennsylvania Super Lawyers2014
Clients' Choice - Lemon LawAvvo2014
Rising StarPennsylvania Super Lawyers2013
Clients' Choice - Lemon LawAvvo2013

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
OwnerTimothy Abeel & Associates, P.C.2013 - Present
AssociateConsumer Law Firm2010 - 2013
AssociateInsurance Defense Firm2009 - 2010
Judicial InternHonorable Annette Rizzo2006 - 2006

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
National Association of Consumer AdvocatesMember2014 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Joseph Brotz v. KIA MotorsRepurchase of Plaintiff's $34,000.00 KIA Sedona
Frank v. ManufacturerRepurchase of Plaintiff's $42,000.00 SUV
Mike v. Manufacturer$26,000.00 settlement

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Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of PittsburghPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of ArtsN/A
Widener University School of LawLawJD - Juris DoctorN/A