Weber Kracht and Chellew Announce Promotion of Michael F. Frisbie to Partner

Weber Kracht and Chellew Attorneys at Law
Announces Promotion of Michael F. Frisbie to Partner

Perkasie, PA – Weber Kracht and Chellew Attorneys at Law are pleased to announce the promotion of attorney Michael Frisbie to partner, effective January 2017. Frisbie has been with the firm since October 2013. His practice areas include Estate Planning and Administration, Civil and Commercial Litigation, Business Organizations, and Real Estate.

“Mike Frisbie’s expertise in business organizations is a valuable resource to the firm and the small business owners we serve,” said Weber Kracht and Chellew managing partner, Michael Kracht. “He is adept at helping our clients develop successful strategies for operation and growth.”

Frisbie received his law degree from Rutgers University School of Law in Camden in 1996. He received his Bachelor of Arts in History from The Pennsylvania State University in 1990. In May 2016, he earned an Estate Planning Certificate from the Temple University James E. Beasley School of Law.

Dedicated to his profession and his community, Mike, an Eagle Scout, is Scoutmaster of Troop 6 of Doylestown and is a member of the Bucks County Bar Association.  He has served as a Court-appointed arbitrator on Arbitration Panels in the Courts of Common Pleas of Bucks, Lehigh, and Monroe Counties and has also been selected by his peers for private arbitration matters.  In 2004, Frisbie completed the prestigious National Institute of Trial Advocacy Program at Temple University. He has lectured on arbitration practice in Philadelphia County and to numerous industry professionals on the topics of Pennsylvania law, Pennsylvania practice, and litigation strategies in Pennsylvania. Mike frequently presents seminars in the community on estate planning.

Michael F. Frisbie, Esq.

Weber Kracht and Chellew Welcome Dacey W. Keller as Firm Administrator

Weber Kracht and Chellew Attorneys at Law
Welcomes Dacey W. Keller as Firm Administrator

Perkasie, PA – Weber Kracht and Chellew Attorneys at Law are pleased to welcome Dacey W. Keller to the firm. As Firm Administrator, Keller is responsible for office operations, including human resource, information systems, financial management, and facilities management.

Keller holds certifications in SPHR (Senior Professional in Human Resources) and SHRM-SCP (Society for Human Resource Management – Senior Certified Professional). She is an adjunct professor at the Lehigh Campus of Pennsylvania State University, where she teaches a course on the Human Resources Management SHRM certification review program.

“Dacey’s work is inspired by making sure our staff knows they are valued and empowered to perform their jobs to the fullest,” said Weber Kracht and Chellew partner and chief financial officer, Rick Howard.

A dual major in Human Resource Management & Business Management, Keller earned her degrees from DeSales University in 2004. In 2013, she received a Certificate in Professional Human Resource Management from Pennsylvania State University.

Dacey W. Keller

Nine Eastburn and Gray Attorneys Selected for Inclusion in 2017 Pennsylvania SuperLawyers

Doylestown, PA – Nine attorneys from Eastburn and Gray were selected for inclusion in the 2017 Pennsylvania SuperLawyers list. The lawyers with this distinguished recognition include:

Grace M. Deon
Employment & Labor, Schools & Education, General Litigation
Rising Stars; 2005 to 2007
SuperLawyers; 2013 to present

Sarah A. Eastburn
Estate Planning & Probate, Estate & Trust Litigation, Tax: Consumer
Rising Stars; 2017 to present

Marc D. Jonas
Land Use/Zoning, Government/Cities/Municipalities, Real Estate
SuperLawyers; 2004 to present

Kimberly Litzke
Family Law
Rising Stars; 2005
SuperLawyers; 2013 to present

Kellie A. McGowan
Land Use/Zoning, Real Estate
Rising Stars; 2012 to present

Michael J. Savona
Land Use/Zoning , State, Local & Municipal, Real Estate: Business
Rising Stars; 2011
SuperLawyers; 2017 to present

Joanne D. Sommer
Schools & Education, Employment Litigation: Defense
SuperLawyers: 2016 to present

John A. VanLuvanee
Land Use/Zoning, Real Estate
SuperLawyers; 2008 to present

Robert R. Watson, Jr.
Construction Litigation, General Litigation, Government/ Cities/Municipalities
Rising Stars; 2008, 2010 and 2013 to 2014
SuperLawyers; 2015 to present

Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The annual selections are made using a patented multiphase process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates and peer reviews by practice area. Click here to read more about SuperLawyers’ methodologies. The result is a credible, comprehensive and diverse listing of exceptional attorneys. The Super Lawyers lists are published nationwide in Super Lawyers Magazines and in leading city and regional magazines and newspapers across the country. Super Lawyers Magazines also feature editorial profiles of attorneys who embody excellence in the practice of law. For more information about Super Lawyers, visit www.SuperLawyers.com.

The tradition of excellence at the law firm of Eastburn and Gray, P.C. began nearly 140 years ago and continues today. With law offices in Doylestown, Bucks County and Blue Bell, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, our experienced attorneys provide high quality legal services throughout Pennsylvania and New Jersey.  As a full service firm, Eastburn and Gray attorneys practice in diverse areas of the law, effectively meeting the needs of the firm’s clients.

11 High Swartz Attorneys Named Among PA Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (May 12, 2017) – High Swartz LLP, a full-service law firm with offices in Norristown and Doylestown, Pennsylvania, is pleased to announce that 11 of its attorneys have been named among Pennsylvania’s 2017 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars.

The High Swartz attorneys named Super Lawyers, and the practice areas for which they have been recognized, are:

The High Swartz attorneys named 2017 Pennsylvania Rising Stars are:

A program of Thomson Reuters, Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers who, through a peer review and independent research process, have been identified as attaining a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Only the top 5 percent of Pennsylvania’s 50,000 lawyers and the top 2.5 percent of up-and-coming Pennsylvania lawyers are named to the Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists, respectively.

Candidates are evaluated on 12 indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement, including verdicts and settlements; honors and awards; special licenses and certifications; pro bono and community service efforts; and scholarly lectures and writings. The ultimate objective of Super Lawyers is to create a credible, comprehensive and diverse list of outstanding attorneys that can be used as a resource for other practitioners and consumers searching for legal counsel.

High Swartz LLP is a general practice law firm serving clients in the Delaware Valley and throughout Pennsylvania from offices in Norristown and Doylestown. Established in 1914, High Swartz serves the needs of businesses, municipalities, government entities, nonprofits and individuals. With offices in Bucks County and Montgomery County, the full-service law firm provides comprehensive counsel and legal support to individuals and business entities of all sizes across a broad spectrum of industries throughout Pennsylvania and New Jersey. For more information, go to www.highswartz.com.

Jeffrey M. Williams Again Named Among Top Pennsylvania Divorce Lawyers

Jeffrey M. Williams Again Named Among Top Pennsylvania Divorce Lawyers
Bucks County divorce attorney listed among 2017 PA Super Lawyers

DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (May 2017) –  Bucks County family law firm Williams Family Law, P.C. is pleased to announce that Founder and Managing Partner, Jeffrey M. Williams, has been named a 2017 Pennsylvania Super Lawyer.

This marks the 13th year that Williams, who practices in Bucks and Montgomery counties, has been recognized as a Super Lawyer, having been named to the list each year since 2005. He focuses his practice on complex divorce, high-income alimony and spousal support, complex child support and high-conflict child custody cases. He is widely regarded as one of the top divorce attorneys in Bucks County and one of the leading family law attorneys in Pennsylvania.

A program of Thomson Reuters, Pennsylvania Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers who, through a peer review and independent research process, have been identified as attaining a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Only the top 5 percent of Pennsylvania’s 50,000 lawyers are named to the Super Lawyers list.

Candidates are evaluated on 12 indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement, including verdicts and settlements; honors and awards; special licenses and certifications; pro bono and community service efforts; and scholarly lectures and writings. The ultimate objective of Super Lawyers is to create a credible, comprehensive and diverse list of outstanding attorneys that can be used as a resource for other practitioners and consumers searching for legal counsel.


Jeffrey M. Williams, Esq.

Williams Family Law, P.C. – Williams Family Law, P.C., is a premier family law firm based in Bucks County, Pa. The firm provides individuals with matrimonial and family law legal counsel and representation in alimony, child support, child custody, divorce, cohabitation, grandparents’ custody rights, equitable distribution, marital settlement agreements, prenuptial and postnuptial agreements, separation agreements, spousal support, matrimonial taxation issues and related legal matters. The family law attorneys also provide guidance and representation in alternative dispute resolution forums, handling mediation, arbitration and custody dispute resolution. The practice at Williams Family Law centers on four core principles: experienced guidance, compassionate advice, powerful advocacy and knowledge of the local courts and counsel. The firm prides itself on leadership within the profession and a strong record of success. To learn more, visit www.bucksfamilylawyers.com or emailquestions@bucksfamilylawyers.com.

Sarah A. Eastburn, Esq. and Kimberly Litzke, Esq. to Speak at Bucks County Bar Association

Doylestown, PA – Sarah A. Eastburn, Esq. and Kimberly Litzke, Esq. will speak to the Bucks County Bar Association on May 23, 2017 in Doylestown, Pennsylvania. Their presentation will cover estate issues with divorcing parties. This event is being sponsored by the Family Law section of the Bucks County Bar Association.

Ms. Eastburn’s professional practice at Eastburn and Gray, P.C. includes Wills, Trusts and Estates, Litigation and Taxation. She frequently advises clients at all stages of estate planning including wealth transfer, asset protection and succession strategies. She earned her B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania, her law degree from Hofstra University School of Law, and her LL.M in Taxation from Villanova University School of Law.

Ms. Litzke is a Shareholder and chair of the Family Law practice group at Eastburn and Gray. For nearly 20 years, she has represented clients in domestic relations related matters including divorce, custody, child and spousal support, protection from abuse, alimony and equitable distribution.

The Bucks County Bar Association is one of the oldest and most active bar associations in the United States. Located in Doylestown, Pennsylvania, the Bucks County Bar Association is dedicated to providing support and fellowship for the advancement of the legal profession. To learn more, please visit the Bucks County Bar Association’s website, www.bucksbar.org.

Sarah Eastburn, Esq.


Kimberly Litzke, Esq.

The tradition of excellence at the law firm of Eastburn and Gray, P.C. began nearly 140 years ago and continues today. With law offices in Doylestown, Bucks County and Blue Bell, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, our experienced attorneys provide high quality legal services throughout Pennsylvania and New Jersey.  As a full service firm, Eastburn and Gray attorneys practice in diverse areas of the law, effectively meeting the needs of the firm’s clients.

To learn more about our firm, our practice areas and our attorneys, please visit our website: www.eastburngray.com.

Gaining Momentum: Karasch & Associates Expands Management Team

West Chester, PA – The Board of Karasch & Associates, a leading business dedicated to communication services and technologies, has announced the addition of a prominent industry professional to the company’s management team; Eric Roberts as the Vice President, Sales and Marketing.  “After several years of dynamic growth, Karasch & Associates is excited to open a new chapter in capturing our fullest growth potential as a company,” says Adam Karasch, CEO.  “Eric has filled a newly created position at Karasch which shall prove to be a building block towards reaching Karasch’s ambitious growth targets in the upcoming years. By bringing Eric’s wealth of experience in sales and media, along with his strong passion to Karasch, we hope to harness a new level of expertise, professionalism and positive energy needed to reach our goals.”

Eric Roberts, a graduate of Arizona State University, was previously the Vice President of National Sales and Marketing for Kappa Printing Management Associates, an industry leader in publishing and printing. Roberts shared: “We are certainly aware that our capacity to grow and satisfy the needs of broadening an increasingly sophisticated customer base is predicated upon making the optimum use of cutting edge technology and true sales sensibilities.”

Karasch & Associates, a certified WBENC business, has provided state-of-the-art accessibility and legal support services for over 35 years.  Our purpose is to enable individuals and businesses to benefit from our expertise to effectively record, authenticate, manage and distribute all forms of digital communication. We are committed to engaging with every valued client, associate and vendor in an open and principled manner, with the goal of creating an atmosphere of teamwork, creativity and ingenuity. For more information, click: www.karasch.com.

Eric Roberts, Esq.

Hill Wallack Attorney Selected To The 2017 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers List

Yardley, PA May 12, 2017 — Partner Francis J. Sullivan from the Yardley, PA office of Hill Wallack LLP has been selected to the 2017 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers list. Each year, no more than five percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive this honor.

Mr. Sullivan, is the Managing Partner of Hill Wallack LLP’s Yardley, Pa., office and is a member of the firm’s Management Committee. He is partner-in-charge of the Business & Commercial and Trusts & Estates practice groups.

Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The annual selections are made using a patented multiphase process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates and peer reviews by practice area. The result is a credible, comprehensive and diverse listing of exceptional attorneys.

The Super Lawyers lists are published nationwide in Super Lawyers Magazines and in leading city and regional magazines and newspapers across the county. Super Lawyers Magazines also feature editorial profiles of attorneys who embody excellence in the practice of law. For more information about Super Lawyers, go to superlawyers.com.

Francis J. Sullivan, Esquire

About Hill Wallack LLP

Founded in 1978, Hill Wallack LLP is a leading full service law firm with offices in Princeton and Morristown, New Jersey and Yardley, Pennsylvania. Our regional strength places us in an ideal position in today’s market. With nearly 70 lawyers, our mid-market size allows us to provide sophisticated, high-level service to clients in a cost-efficient, responsive manner. Our attorneys represent individual and entities in banking, community associations, creditor rights, employment & labor law, family law, insurance, land use, litigation and real estate. For more information, please visit www.hillwallack.com.

Welcome New May Members of the BCBA!

Regular Members

Tracy L. Cassel-Brophy
Marte & Toadvine

Mark Lawrence Farina

Grace Henry Flanagan
Parx Casino

Daniel George Murray
Curtin & Heefner, LLP

Alan Myron Rubinson

 

Associate Member

John Joseph Monahan

 

County/State/Legal Aid Member

Daniel Anthony Colyar
Bucks County Justice Center

 

Curtin & Heefner LLP “Marches for Babies”

More than 30 Curtin & Heefner attorneys, staff and family members recently participated in the 2017 Bucks County “March for Babies” at Bucks County Community College to raise funds and awareness to combat prematurity and infant mortality.  Craig Turet, a partner of the firm and member of the regional board of directors of the March of Dimes, spearheaded the effort.  Thanks to the extraordinary generosity of those within the firm and their friends, families and colleagues, the Curtin & Heefner team placed among the very top in funds raised in connection with the event!

Curtin & Heefner LLP has provided over 80 years of value-added service.  The firm’s storied history ranges from the U.S. Congress to local governments, from the area’s emerging businesses to some of the nation’s largest corporations, banks and insurers.   The firm is prominently ranked among the top 100 in size in Pennsylvania, and its attorneys are widely recognized as among the best in the nation, providing creative problem solving, thoughtful counseling, aggressive advocacy, and the highest ethical standards.   That rich history and versatility form the foundation from which Curtin & Heefner adds value today … and to which it is committed into the future.