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Located in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, Mette, Evans & Woodside serves clients throughout Pennsylvania as well as New Jersey and Maryland 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.

“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

Paul J. Bruder Secures Victory for Hubley Township – Joint Sewage Facilities Plan Will Go Forward

The Commonwealth Court of Pennsylvania has reversed a decision of the Environmental Hearing Board that nullified a Joint Act 537 plan between Hegins and Hubley townships.  The plan was the first comprehensive revision to either township’s Act 537 plans since 1967. In the joint plan, the townships proposed the construction of a 600,000-gallon-per-day wastewater treatment […]

Matthew D. Coble Joins Mette, Evans & Woodside

The law firm of Mette, Evans & Woodside announced that attorney Matt Coble has joined the firm as shareholder.

Mette, Evans & Woodside Names Veronica Boyer Shareholder

Mette, Evans & Woodside announced that attorney Veronica Boyer was named a Shareholder with the law firm effective January 1, 2019. Ms. Boyer joined the firm in May of 2017. Veronica focuses her practice in construction law and litigation as well as commercial, real estate and environmental litigation. She also handles matters involving procurement law and related administrative law issues.

Industry News

Home Inspectors

Untimely Repairs

PART ONE By: James L. Goldsmith, Esq.   It happens.  Sellers agree to make repairs suggested by a home inspection, but fail to complete the job timely.  When this happens a buyer is faced, unfairly, with proceeding under a contingent plan (e.g., having repairs made post-settlement or taking cash in lieu of repair) or of […]

Paul J. Bruder Secures Victory for Hubley Township – Joint Sewage Facilities Plan Will Go Forward

The Commonwealth Court of Pennsylvania has reversed a decision of the Environmental Hearing Board that nullified a Joint Act 537 plan between Hegins and Hubley townships.  The plan was the first comprehensive revision to either township’s Act 537 plans since 1967. In the joint plan, the townships proposed the construction of a 600,000-gallon-per-day wastewater treatment […]

farm transition

The Use of Windfall Gain Agreements in Farm Transition Planning

The importance of farm transition planning has become increasingly understood and accepted by the agricultural community. 

Events & Seminars

Estate, Financial and Long Term Care Planning Essentials

How proactive planning can protect your family.

Tuesday, April 2nd at 6:00pm
Fredricksen Library – Community Room

Presenters: Attorney Brian J. Hinkle from Mette, Evans & Woodside and Anthony M. Conte from Conte Wealth Advisors

Children’s Book Drive Results

Mette, Evans & Woodside partnered with RSVP of the Capital Region for our annual children’s book drive. The 2018 drive collected 7,691 books. All books collected were distributed to students aged 4 to 12 in Dauphin and Cumberland County.

Anti-Harassment Presentation Offered

Take steps to avoid harassment occurring in your company. Mette, Evans & Woodside is offering a companywide anti-harassment presentation for your employees. This program, led by Attorney Kathryn L. Simpson, will educate your employees about the types of harassment, the company’s policy regarding harassment and how to report an incident.