• Personal

    Protecting Clients’ Interests With Comprehensive Estate Planning

  • Professional

    A Proactive Approach To Addressing The Legal Needs Of Businesses

  • Recognition

    Recognition Of Legal Excellence Over Five Decades

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.

Super-Lawyers-2019

“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

Veronica A. Eskra Joins Mette, Evans & Woodside

The law firm of Mette, Evans & Woodside announced that paralegal Veronica Eskra has joined the firm. In her new role, she will assist the attorneys in the Real Estate practice group.

Herbruck's Ground Breaking

Herbruck’s Celebrates Groundbreaking!

Herbruck’s Poultry Ranch broke ground on a $100 million cage-free egg-laying facility in Franklin County. The Herbruck’s facility in Montgomery Township will feature 8 barns.

Super Lawyers

Four Mette, Evans & Woodside Attorneys Named “Super Lawyers”

Mette, Evans & Woodside attorneys Kathryn L. Simpson, James L. Goldsmith and Michael A. Farrell were named as top attorneys in Pennsylvania by Super Lawyers. Attorney Victoria P. Edwards was also recognized by Super Lawyer as a Rising Star.

Industry News

Solar Leases Farm Ground

Solar Leases: Landowners Beware

The nature of agricultural land, being undeveloped and of high acreage, makes Pennsylvania’s farmland ideal for commercial solar projects.

What Workplace Notices To Employees Are Required?

Some of the statutes and regulations enforced by the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) mandate notices be provided to employees and/or posted in the workplace.

Thank You Note

Is It Legal For Real Estate Brokers To Give Gifts For Referrals?

“It depends” is the right answer to most questions. Here the question is whether it is legal to give thank you gifts to people who refer buyers and sellers to real estate licensees. The reason I can’t give a straight answer to this simple question is because it lacks the details that accompany real life situations.

Events & Seminars

Incident Response: Managing and Mitigating Risk

BREAKFAST BRIEF PRESENTATION

Successfully managing the aftermath of a security breach, cyberattack, hacking, or other security incident is critical to any business organization.

Tuesday, September 17, 7:30-9:00 am
Presented by: Melanie L. Vanderau, Esq.
Mette, Evans & Woodside

How Free is Free Speech

Fake News, Fighting Words and “Fire”: How Free is Free Speech?

Free speech in the age of social media, hate speech and political polarization. Are there still any rules?

Thursday, September 12th at 7:00pm
Fredricksen Library – Community Room
Presented by: Attorney Aaron D. Martin