OUR AREAS OF PRACTICE
Throughout their careers, our attorneys have been involved in a wide variety of civil, criminal and commercial matters. The services listed below are an overview of the types of services we provide to our clients. This list does not include every type of service M & S attorneys can perform. If you are unsure if we can handle a matter for you, the best way to determine if we can help is to Contact Us. We have relationships with other attorneys and law firms in particular practice areas, so if we are unable to assist you, we will be able to recommend attorneys to you that practice in that area of the law. We provide the following services to our clients in Pennsylvania and New Jersey in these practice areas:
• Personal Injury/Negligence Claims
Medical Malpractice, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Premises Liability or other acts of negligence resulting in harm to an individual. •Estate Planning, Administration & Probate Preparation of Wills, Powers of Attorney, Medical Powers of Attorney & Health Care Directives (Living Wills); Representation of the Estate through Probate process.
• Reorganization, Negotiation & Defense of Funding Claims by MCAs
We assist clients and businesses who have faced severe economic difficulty due to Covid's effect upon their business, inflation, cash-flow issues, or other financial difficulties in their business and who have utilized funding through Merchant Cash Advances, Future Receivables Advances or other type of business funding and are now facing default or have defaulted on their agreements, experiencing further financial difficulty or other issues preventing them from meeting their contractual obligations. We can assist you in renegotiating your debt, modifying the contract terms or pay a lump sum less than what may be owed to the MCA funding company. Although we cannot guarantee all results, out attorneys have been successful in numerous cases in having the terms modified, the debt reduced, or payments lowered over a longer time frame.
•Construction and/or Design Defect Claims Representing homeowners and business owners for claims against an architect, contractor, designer, or others involved in new construction, renovations and remodels. •Business Formation, Organization & Counseling
Formation and organization of Corporations, Non-Profits, Limited Liability Companies and other business entities. Contract review, dispute negotiations and other business issues.
•Construction/Home Improvement Claims & Contracts
Home Contractor/Homeowner disputes and conflicts involving both renovation work and new construction, in addition to issues involving Pennsylvania's Homeowner Consumer Protection Act. We represent both contractors and property owners in these disputes, so we can quickly assess our clients' claims and recommend a course of action will be most successful.
Pursuit of payment from owner and/or general/prime contractor for work performed on a job-site. Preserving a contractor or subcontractor's right to payment from an owner for work performed through the filing of a Mechanic's Lien or litigation under the Contractor/Subcontractor Payment Act.
•Residential Real Estate Transactions
Representing Buyers or Sellers in residential home sales, contract review and asserting claims for breach of contract, misrepresentation or failure to disclose known defects by the Seller.
•Employment Law Drafting of Employment Agreements, Independent Contractor Agreements and other types of contracts for businesses; Review of contracts for potential employees; Pursuit of claims for breach of contract against either the employer or employee. •Criminal Matters
DUIs, traffic citations, disorderly offenses & misdemeanors.
•Consumer Protection/Creditor Claims
Our attorneys have been successful in representing clients in consumer protection, claims by
creditors and in mortgage foreclosure actions.