Is There Alimony in Pennsylvania?

Alimony is available in Pennsylvania. However, alimony is not appropriate in all cases and may be prohibited in others. The court may allow alimony where Read More

Important Dates Related to Your Pennsylvania Divorce

There are different relevant points in time that that are considered when dividing assets and debts in divorce in Pennsylvania either by means of alternative family Read More

Employer Background Searches – Role of the Courts in Expungements for Proceedings Disposed Under the ARD Program

A recent issue arose with a client who had a court ordered expungement of his marijuana possession charges in Central Pennsylvania. The ARD Court clearly Read More

How Processing Delays Affect Your Clients’ Rights

If the AOPC has deleted the records, does that guarantee that my State Police Record is clear? No. The Pennsylvania State Police Expungement Unit operates Read More

How court ordered expungements can fail when employers use private screening companies to do background checks of your client.

What happens when a Common Pleas Judge signs an Expungement Order after a client successfully completes ARD? The Clerk of Courts distributes the Order to Read More

Helping Your Children Cope With Divorce

While divorce may be a challenging situation for any spouse to go for, when there are children involved, the divorce is going to be that Read More

Divorce Myths You Need to Know About

Choosing to file for a divorce is a very big decision for any individual or family to make, though in many circumstances the spouses feel Read More

Harrisburg/York PA Criminal Defense Attorney Reflections: Like Jimmy V’s Speech, We Provide Hope

While traveling in my car from court and on my way to meet with a client at a prison, I was listening to ESPN Radio Read More


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