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Trustee options in a second marriage

Many people who live in Pennsylvania have been married more than one time. A remarriage may follow a previous divorce or may come after a person has experienced the death of a spouse. Regardless of the reason, people in blended families should take their estate...

Common scams target the elderly and vulnerable

We generally want to believe the best in people and hope that others do not have bad intentions, especially when it comes to senior citizens or those who are cognitively vulnerable. Sadly, at the law office of Laputka, Bayless, Ecker & Cohn, PC, we are aware that...

Who belongs in a will

Naturally, when an individual thinks about the people he or she wants to include in a Pennsylvania last will and testament, they are probably the beneficiaries. While this is the crux of the document, heirs are not the only ones whose names should be included. U.S....

Laputka, Bayless, Ecker & Cohn, PC
One South Church Street
Suite 301
Hazleton, PA 18201

Toll Free : 800-582-6452
Phone : 570-861-5905
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Bart E. Ecker has been selected as a 2013 Super Lawyer

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Attorney Bart E. Ecker, Esquire, of Laputka, Bayless, Ecker & Cohn, P.C., was again selected as one of Pennsylvania’s Super Lawyers. Attorney Ecker was selected for his recognition in the field of Workers’ Compensation by other Pennsylvania attorneys who were asked to name the best lawyers they have personally observed in action. Only 5% of attorneys in Pennsylvania are classified as Super Lawyers and, of this group, 74% of the attorneys practice in either Philadelphia or Pittsburgh. He is certified as a specialist in the practice of Workers’ Compensation Law by the Pennsylvania Bar Association’s Section on Workers’ Compensation Law as authorized by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court.

Attorney Ecker has an extensive practice in the field of Workers’ Compensation and Occupational Disease for over 30 years, including litigation before the Pennsylvania Commonwealth Court; the Pennsylvania Supreme Court; the United States District Court and the United States Court of Appeals. He has lectured extensively in workers’ compensation matters on behalf of the Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association, the Pennsylvania Bar Association and the American Bar Association and is the author of numerous articles dealing with workers’ compensation issues.

Atty. Ecker served as Vice Chairman, 1985 to 1993, and Chairman, 1993 to 1997 of the Workers’ Compensation Committee, American Bar Association, General Practice Section.

He was a Council Member, Pennsylvania Bar Association, Workers’ Compensation Section.

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Trustee options in a second marriage

Many people who live in Pennsylvania have been married more than one time. A remarriage may follow a previous divorce or may come after a person has experienced the death of a spouse. Regardless of the reason, people in blended families should take their estate...

Common scams target the elderly and vulnerable

We generally want to believe the best in people and hope that others do not have bad intentions, especially when it comes to senior citizens or those who are cognitively vulnerable. Sadly, at the law office of Laputka, Bayless, Ecker & Cohn, PC, we are aware that...

Who belongs in a will

Naturally, when an individual thinks about the people he or she wants to include in a Pennsylvania last will and testament, they are probably the beneficiaries. While this is the crux of the document, heirs are not the only ones whose names should be included. U.S....

Laputka, Bayless, Ecker & Cohn, PC
One South Church Street
Suite 301
Hazleton, PA 18201

Toll Free : 800-582-6452
Phone : 570-861-5905
Hazleton Law Office Map