Our thoughts and prayers go out to the family of our esteemed friend and colleague Jack W. Plowman, who passed away on November 20, 2013. Many of our attorneys practiced law with Jack for over 20 years. A thorough and insightful attorney, Jack will be remembered by all of us at Bentz Law Firm, P.C. as a friend and mentor who taught us through his actions to be a model father, husband, lawyer and citizen.
HARRISBURG - (September 18, 2013) Bentz Law Firm attorney David Barton was appointed by Judge Frank Peranteau as a member of the Ethics and Professionalism Committee of the Special Court Judges Association of Pennsylvania. The Committee provides advisory opinions on ethics matters to judges in Pennsylvania's magisterial district courts and other special courts. Reliance on such opinions is considered by the Judicial Conduct Board in reaching a conclusion regarding whether charges against a jurist are filed with the Court of Judicial Discipline. Peranteau is president of the statewide Special Court Judges Association.
Len Spagnolo has written an article explaining how businesses can be required to return payments they received for goods and services they sold to customers who end up in bankruptcy. The article, entitled "Count to 90 Before You Count Your Money" contains information every business person must know to protect their business before their customer files bankruptcy. You can access the free article by Clicking Here.
Amy Bentz has been selected by her peers for inclusion in the 2013 Best Lawyers in America listing in the practice area of Construction Law.
Len Spagnolo has been appointed as a mediator and early neutral evaluator in two federal courts, the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania and the United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania.
Len Spagnolo completed mediation training and certification at Northwestern University and is now accepting cases for mediation in all areas of dispute and conflict.
Bentz Law Firm, P.C. is rated AV Preeminent.