Five Mette, Evans & Woodside attorneys have been selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers® 2021. Attorneys Thomas A. Archer, Gary J. Heim, Timothy A. Hoy, Mark S. Silver and James A. Ulsh were recognized again this year.
Best Lawyers is the oldest and one of the most respected peer review publications in the legal profession. The Best Lawyers designation is based on an exhaustive peer-review survey in which more than ninety thousand leading attorneys cast over ten million votes on the legal abilities of other lawyers in their specialties.
Selected in the personal injury litigation category, Thomas A. Archer, current President of Mette, Evans & Woodside, has more than twenty-five years’ experience in civil litigation. In his practice, he represents injured people and their families throughout Pennsylvania and New Jersey.
Named “Best Lawyer” in trusts and estates, Gary J. Heim has provided a broad range of legal services for over 40 years to Pennsylvania’s farm and agri-business community and has counseled thousands of the state’s family farms with the transition of those businesses to the next generation through his statewide practice.
Timothy A. Hoy, was recognized for his work in banking and finance law, as well as business organizations. Mr. Hoy focuses his law practice on assisting businesses and financial institutions.
Mark S. Silver, recognized in real estate law, serves as Special Counsel to Mette, Evans & Woodside. In addition to his work in eminent domain, Mark’s legal practice encompasses other areas of real estate law including: land use, subdivision and zoning, and transactions.
James A. Ulsh, a long-time shareholder, was recognized for business organization law. Mr. Ulsh concentrates his law practice on banking, commercial law, healthcare issues, employee benefits programs and estate planning and administration. He has previously been named a Super Lawyer and is also AV rated by Martindale-Hubbell.
Mette, Evans & Woodside has a long-standing tradition of providing comprehensive legal representation in Litigation, Estates and Trusts, Business and Real Estate. Founded in 1969, the firm provides clients throughout Pennsylvania with sound legal counsel for all facets of their professional and personal life.