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5.0 stars 11 reviews
Avvo Rating: 9.9
Licensed since 1985
“I help my clients avoid license suspensions so they can maintain their livelihoods. Anyone with a serious traffic violation should be zealously represented. I have seen too many situations where a lawyer without experience inadvertently enters in...
Practice areas & skills: DUI & DWI, Speeding & Traffic Ticket, Transportation
5.0 stars 21 reviews
Avvo Rating: 9.7
Licensed since 2006
As a former law enforcement officer and prosecutor, and now as a defense attorney, I have been involved in the criminal justice system since 1990. The real world experience I bring to every case is advantageous to my clients.
I understand the...
Practice areas & skills: DUI & DWI, Speeding & Traffic Ticket
5.0 stars 1 review
Licensed since 1984
My primary emphasis is using plain English to make legal documents and issues clear and unambiguous. You should not need a legal education to understand your documents and legal issues. My aim is to demystify the legal process for my clients and, ...
Practice areas & skills: Business, Estate Planning, Probate
5.0 stars 4 reviews
Avvo Rating: 9.6
Licensed since 2002
I provide criminal defenses services in Pennyslvania and military legal defense services worldwide. In addition to representing clients in state and Federal court I represent military clients in Courts-Martial, Article 15s, Discharges and at the ...
Practice areas & skills: Criminal Defense, Military Law, Education
5.0 stars 12 reviews
Licensed since 2005
Prior to law school I was a thoroughbred trainer racing in NY and FL. I breed Holsteiners and Thoroughbreds on my farm in Carlisle. My family and I are active riders and enjoy our horses and foxhounds. I also worked as a project administrator help...
Practice areas & skills: Criminal Defense, Federal Crime, DUI & DWI
4.0 stars 4 reviews
Licensed since 1999
Review: “I have been dealing with Social Securtiy for the past 8 years for my son. 2 years ago I recieved notice that we wold be loosing all beneifts. I appealed and after that had no clue what to do next! I went threw the phone b...
Practice areas & skills: Social Security, Personal Injury, Family
3.5 stars 3 reviews
Avvo Rating: 10.0
Licensed since 1974
Jack Howett is a Pennsylvania attorney who focuses his practice on family and matrimonial law. He is the senior attorney in the law firm of Howett, Kissinger & Holst, P.C.
Jack began law school in 1971, shortly after his return from Vietnam as...
Practice areas & skills: Family, Divorce & Separation, Marriage & Prenuptials
Avvo Rating: 9.4
Licensed since 1979
I come to Calhoon & Associates with over 29 years experience as an attorney representing injured workers in Workers’ Compensation and Social Security Disability cases. I am rated AV® Preeminent ™ Peer Review Rated, which is the highest ethical ...
Practice areas & skills: Workers Compensation, Social Security
5.0 stars 3 reviews
Licensed since 2001
John M. Hyams received his BA degree from West Virginia University in 1998 and earned his Juris Doctor degree from Widener University School of Law in 2001. John’s areas of practice include:
Debtor and Creditor Law
Practice areas & skills: Bankruptcy & Debt, Business, Real Estate
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Licensed since 1988
Mr. Helvy is Chair of the Family Law Practice Group at McNees Wallace & Nurick LLC. He has been practicing Domestic and Family Law since his admission to the Bar in 1988. Mr. Helvy is currently the Chair of the Pennsylvania Bar Association, Family...
Practice areas & skills: Family