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Latest News About Mette Evans & Woodside

Kathryn L. Simpson Elected President of the Lipsitt Inn of Court


Kathryn L. Simpson, a Shareholder with Mette, Evans & Woodside, was elected President of the Honorable William W. Lipsitt American Inn of Court.   more

Michael A. Farrell Joins Mette, Evans & Woodside as Shareholder


The law firm of Mette, Evans & Woodside is pleased to announce that Attorney Michael A. Farrell has joined the practice. Mr. Farrell has been practicing in the field of insurance defense litigation, for thirty-two years.  more

James L. Goldsmith Joins Mette, Evans & Woodside as Shareholder


The law firm of Mette, Evans & Woodside is pleased to announce that Attorney James L. Goldsmith has joined the practice. Mr. Goldsmith has been practicing law continuously since 1978 and focuses his law practice in two major areas.   more

Michael D. Reed Joins Mette, Evans & Woodside as Shareholder


The law firm of Mette, Evans & Woodside is pleased to announce that Attorney Michael D. Reed has joined the practice. Mr. Reed has been practicing in the fields of construction law and litigation, as well as general commercial litigation and administrative and procurement law, for thirty-six years.   more

Veronica L. Boyer Joins Mette, Evans & Woodside as Associate


The law firm of Mette, Evans & Woodside is pleased to announce that Attorney Veronica L. Boyer has joined the practice. Ms. Boyer focuses her practice in construction law and litigation as well as commercial, real estate and general civil litigation.  more

Victoria P. Edwards Joins Mette, Evans & Woodside as Associate


Mette, Evans & Woodside is pleased to announce that Attorney Victoria P. Edwards has joined the law firm. Ms. Edwards' practice focuses in workers' compensation and social security disability matters.  more

Veronica L. Boyer Named "Woman Of Influence"


Recognized For Business Leadership & Community Service
Veronica L. Boyer, an attorney at Mette, Evans & Woodside, was named as a 2017 Women of Influence honoree by the Central Penn Business Journal. Ms. Boyer focuses her practice in construction law and litigation as well as commercial, real estate and general civil litigation.  more

Kathryn Simpson Named Super Lawyer


Eighth Year That Mette, Evans & Woodside Attorney Is Honored
Kathryn L. Simpson, an attorney with Mette, Evans & Woodside whose practice is in Commercial Litigation, Employment Law and Healthcare Law, was named one of the top attorneys in the Commonwealth by Pennsylvania Super Lawyers magazine. Only five percent of attorneys in Pennsylvania make the Super Lawyers list.   more

Vera N. Kanova Joins Mette, Evans & Woodside


The law firm of Mette, Evans & Woodside is pleased to announce that Attorney Vera N. Kanova has joined the practice as an Associate. Ms. Kanova intends to focus her practice in the areas of bankruptcy, business law and litigation.  more

Mette, Evans & Woodside Names Three New Shareholders


Melanie Vanderau, Jennifer Denchak Wetzel & Aaron Martin
Mette, Evans & Woodside announced that three attorneys with the law firm have become Shareholders as of January 2017. Attorneys Melanie Vanderau, Jennifer Denchak Wetzel and Aaron Martin were named as Shareholders.  more

Mette, Evans & Woodside Selected As 2017 Best Law Firm


Firm Recognized for Seventh Consecutive Year
For the seventh consecutive year, Mette, Evans & Woodside has been named as a Best Law Firm by U.S. News & World Report. The 2017 first-tier ranking for the Harrisburg, PA metropolitan area is for the firm's work in the Trust and Estates practice area.   more

Jacob H. Kiessling Joins Mette, Evans & Woodside


The law firm of Mette, Evans & Woodside is pleased to announce that Attorney Jacob H. Kiessling has joined the practice. Mr. Kiessling focuses his legal practice in the areas of business planning, real estate, and estate planning.  more

Mette, Evans & Woodside and RSVP Hold Children's Book Drive


Mette, Evans & Woodside is partnering with the Retired Senior Veterans of Pennsylvania (RSVP) for a children's book collection drive. Collection of gently used and new books for children ages 4 to 12 will begin on October 3rd and continues through November 11th.   more

Mette, Evans & Woodside Ranked As 2016 Top Law Firm


Mette, Evans & Woodside has been named as one of Martindale-Hubbell's 2016 U.S. Top Ranked Law Firms™. The firm was recognized by Martindale-Hubbell for having one-third of its attorneys achieve an AV Preeminent® peer rating, which indicates that the rated lawyer has been deemed by his or her peers to have demonstrated the highest level of ethical standards and legal ability.   more

Attorney Ron Finck Named President of RSVP


Attorney Ronald L. Finck has been named President of the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program of the Capital Region.  more

Mette, Evans & Woodside Selected As 2016 Best Law Firm


For the sixth consecutive year, Mette, Evans & Woodside has been named as a Best Law Firm by U.S. News & World Report. The 2016 first-tier ranking for the Harrisburg, PA metropolitan area is for the firm's work in the Trust and Estates practice area.  more

Aaron D. Martin Joins Mette, Evans & Woodside


Aaron D. Martin recently joined Mette, Evans & Woodside and will serve as Counsel to the law firm. Attorney Martin will concentrate his practice in Corporate and Commercial Litigation, Business Law and Estates and Trusts.  more

Howell Mette Repeats "Best Lawyer" Distinction


Howell C. Mette was selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers® 2016 in the practice area of Trusts & Estates.  more

Mette, Evans & Woodside Adds New Practice Area


To serve the diverse and often unique needs of Pennsylvania's farms and related industries, Mette, Evans & Woodside is reviving its agricultural law practice with the return of former Mette, Evans & Woodside Attorneys Gary J. Heim and Jennifer Denchak Wetzel.  more

Mette, Evans & Woodside Selected As 2015 Best Law Firm


Mette, Evans & Woodside was named as a 2015 Best Law Firm in the November 2014 issue of the U.S. News & World Report.   more

Ernico Joins Pennsylvania Coalition On Rape Board Of Directors


Jeffrey A. Ernico, Senior Counsel with the law firm of Mette, Evans & Woodside, was recently appointed to the Enola-based Pennsylvania Coalition on Rape (PCAR) Board of Directors.  more

Thomas F. Smida Appointed to Metro Bancorp Board of Directors


Thomas F. Smida was appointed to the Metro Bancorp Board of Directors on July 25, 2014. Metro Bancorp, Inc. is the parent company of Metro Bank.  more

Former IRS Agent to Consult with Taxation Practice Group


Mette Evans & Woodside is pleased to announce that Dennis P. Zmudzin, a recently retired IRS Collection Division agent and now an Enrolled Agent, will be consulting with its taxation practice group.  more

Mette, Evans & Woodside Opens Towanda Office


The law firm of Mette, Evans & Woodside has opened a new office at 304 Main Street in Towanda, PA, directly across the street from the Bradford County Courthouse on the second floor of the Chemung Canal Bank building.  more

Brian Hinkle Joins Mette, Evans & Woodside


The law firm of Mette, Evans & Woodside is pleased to announce that Brian J. Hinkle has joined the firm as an Associate.  more

Mette, Evans & Woodside Selected As 2014 Best Law Firm


Mette, Evans & Woodside was named as a 2014 Best Law Firm in the November 2013 issue of the U.S. News & World Report.  more

Kathryn Simpson & Ronald Finck Named Super Lawyers


Kathryn L. Simpson and Ronald L. Finck, attorneys with Mette, Evans & Woodside, were named as top attorneys in the Commonwealth by Pennsylvania Super Lawyers magazine.  more

Kathryn Simpson Named Preeminent Women Lawyer


Kathryn L. Simpson has been included in the 2013 edition of the Martindale-Hubbell® Bar Register of Preeminent Women Lawyers™.   more

Kenneth R. Jewell Honored With PBA's Ernico Pro Bono Award


The Pennsylvania Bar Association's Legal Services to the Public Committee has honored late Lancaster County lawyer Kenneth R. Jewell with its Jeffrey A. Ernico Award.  more

Mark S. Silver Joins Mette, Evans & Woodside


Mark S. Silver recently joined Mette, Evans & Woodside and will serve as Special Counsel to the law firm. Attorney Silver will concentrate his practice within the firm's Real Estate & Land Use area.   more

Kathryn Simpson To Chair PA Bar Association's Law Policy Forum


Kathryn Simpson will serve as the Chair of the PA Bar Association's Law Policy Forum, which will focus on Science, Technology and the Law.  more

Ron Finck Successfully Defends Right To Farm Case


The Snyder County Court of Common Pleas Senior Judge, Louise O. Knight, handed down a decision in a nonjury trial in favor of the defendant in a right to farm case.  more

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