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    Protecting Clients’ Interests With Comprehensive Estate Planning

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    A Proactive Approach To Addressing The Legal Needs Of Businesses

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    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 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.

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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

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.

Two Attorneys Appointed to Serve Supreme Court of Pennsylvania

Mette, Evans & Woodside attorneys Veronica L. Boyer and Victoria P. Edwards were recently appointed to serve on the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania Disciplinary Board as Hearing Committee Members.

Industry News

Understanding Pennsylvania’s Real Estate Commercial Broker Lien Law

A majority of states, including Pennsylvania, have enacted broker lien laws that enable real estate brokers to file liens on commercial property in the full amount of their commission.

Real Estate Claims

Taking Real Estate Cases To Magisterial District Courts

Many real estate legal disputes find their way to Magisterial District Courts in Pennsylvania for a number of reasons.

How long to return deposits?

How Long to Return Deposits?

As a broker holding a deposit, how long should it take you to return it pursuant to the terms of a release signed by both parties or when sufficient time has passed and not litigation/mediation has been initated?

Events & Seminars

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.