News & Insights

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

Attorneys Howell C. Mette, James A. Ulsh and Timothy A. Hoy were selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers® 2019.

Mette, Evans & Woodside Teams Up with RSVP for Children’s Book Drive

Firm’s Third Annual Book Drive Is Expected To Collect Thousands Of Books
Mette, Evans & Woodside is partnering with RSVP of the Capital Region for their annual children’s book collection drive.

Simpson to Serve on ‘PA Coalition Against Rape’ Board of Directors

Organization Advocates to Eliminate Sexual Violence Mette, Evans & Woodside attorney Kathryn L. Simpson was recently appointed to the Pennsylvania Coalition Against Rape Board of Directors.

Settlement of First Amendment Lawsuit Against York County, Pennsylvania

Mette, Evans & Woodside announces the settlement of a client’s lawsuit against York County, Pennsylvania, alleging violations of the client’s rights under the First Amendment. The suit was filed in U.S. District Court in Harrisburg.

Mette, Evans & Woodside Hosts Inns of Court Conference

Mette, Evans & Woodside hosted a conference for local Inns of Court leaders in June 2018 at its office.

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. The Super Lawyers honor is reserved for attorneys who exhibit excellence in their legal practice, with just five percent achieving the recognition in the state.

Paul Bruder to Serve on Pennsylvania’s Chesapeake Bay Watershed Implementation Plan, Phase III Stormwater Workgroup

Paul Bruder, Shareholder at Mette, Evans & Woodside, has been selected to serve on Pennsylvania’s Chesapeake Bay Watershed Implementation Plan, Phase III Stormwater Workgroup.

Attorneys Farrell and Edwards Successfully Defend Workers’ Compensation Challenge for Client

The Court decided in Attorneys Farrell and Edward’s favor that the Workers’ Compensation Judge does not have jurisdiction to review a Utilization Review Determination where the Provider under review fails to provide medical records to the reviewer. The Court also held that denying the Claimant the right to a hearing did not violate the Claimant’s right to due process because the Claimant does not have a property interest in his future medical treatment.

Mette, Evans & Woodside Names Brian Hinkle Shareholder

Mette, Evans & Woodside announces that attorney Brian Hinkle was named a Shareholder with the law firm as of January 2018. Brian joined the firm in January of 2014.

Paul J. Bruder, Jr. Joins Mette, Evans & Woodside as Shareholder

Experienced in environmental, natural resource and energy law
The law firm of Mette, Evans & Woodside announced that attorney Paul J. Bruder has joined the firm as a Shareholder. Over the course of his career, Mr. Bruder practiced at Rhoads & Sinon for 20 years where he served as the Chair of its Environmental Practice Group, as well as with the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection.