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Sound Legal Counsel For All Facets Of Your Professional & Personal Life

Located in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, Mette, Evans & Woodside serves clients throughout Pennsylvania as well as New Jersey in a broad spectrum of legal disciplines primarily in Real Estate, Litigation, Business, Banking, and Estate Planning. Our attorneys share a commitment to providing clients with the best possible legal representation.

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“We do our very best to help each client. We take a proactive approach, rather than just responding to a client’s stated issues. Being able to help solve clients’ problems is our greatest reward.”

- Howell Mette, Founding Attorney

Latest News

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Tracy L. Updike Joins Mette, Evans & Woodside

The law firm of Mette, Evans & Woodside is pleased to announce that Attorney Tracy L. Updike has joined the firm in an Of Counsel capacity.

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Six Mette, Evans & Woodside Attorneys Named “Best Lawyers”

Attorneys Howell C. Mette, Timothy A. Hoy James A. Ulsh, Thomas A. Archer, Gary J. Heim and Mark S. Silver have been selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers® 2020.

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Attorney Aaron Martin Appointed The Fairness Center Trustee

Attorney Aaron D. Martin has been appointed a trustee of The Fairness Center, a nonprofit, that provides free legal services to those in disputes with public sector union officials.

Industry News

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How do I begin the process of business succession planning?

Succession planning rarely implements itself automatically, the first step should be contacting an attorney with succession planning experience.

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PA Supreme Court Decision In Agricultural Case

PA Supreme Court rules that family farms do not have to comply with municipal ordinances that are stricter than state law.

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Changes To Pennsylvania Revised Uniform Arbitration Act

Substantive Changes Effective July 1, 2019
I thought the Arbitrator’s ruling was final: Why are we re-arbitrating our construction dispute? Beware Owners and Contractors: If you’re not careful, you could end up “re-arbitrating” your construction dispute after you thought it was resolved the first time.

Events & Seminars

Sock It To Us!

Clean, dry socks are the #1 necessity at homeless shelters during the winter. This October, Mette, Evans & Woodside is partnering with RSVP to organize a sock collection at various locations.

Tuesday, October 1 – Thursday, October 31

Retirement Nest Egg

Retire Right: Taxation, Investment, Savings

Retire Right: Taxation, Investment, Savings

Tuesday, November 17th at 7:00pm
Fredricksen Library – Community Room

Presenters: Attorney Brian J. Hinkle from Mette, Evans & Woodside and Anthony M. Conte from Conte Wealth Advisors will address strategies for successful retirement planning.