Matthew B. Werner joins DZMM after having practiced as a solo attorney. Prior to practicing law, Mr. Werner worked in a financial role for a Fortune 500 company for several years. Mr. Werner primarily focuses his practice on small business, emplo...
Practice areas & skills: Government, Bankruptcy & Debt, Business, Employment & Labor
Worked for 40 years as planner and attorney for Susquehannna River Basin Commission. Very well versed in interstate compact law. Served as both Secretary to the Commission and as General Counsel. Carry on small part time practice in retirement.
Practice areas & skills: Government, Wills & Living Wills, Divorce & Separation, Real Estate
Government attorneys focus on a particular area of government regulation. These lawyers are often called “regulatory lawyers” and can work for the government itself or work in the private sector helping people interact with the government. Some government law attorneys are also known as “public interest lawyers.” Public interest lawyers tend to focus on those areas where a large group of individuals is affected by government regulation–for example, environmental laws or anti-discrimination laws.