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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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Meet Our Attorneys

The law firm of Laputka, Bayless, Ecker & Cohn, PC, was founded by four partners in 1953 as a general practice firm. Today, we have five active attorneys, including a son of one of the original partners. We serve individuals, businesses and financial institutions in Hazleton and throughout northeastern Pennsylvania with great skill and integrity.

Our attorneys each practice in different areas of the law, which enables us to meet a broad spectrum of client needs while delivering high-quality legal counsel. Our lawyers consult with each other and take a team approach to select cases, providing further value to our clients.

Decades of Focused, Active Experience Across Diverse Legal Practice Areas

Bruce Miller has been with the firm since 1968, focusing chiefly on criminal law. Robert Sensky has been with the firm since 1992, practicing in business and real estate, employment law, and estate lawJohn Gallagher has practiced law since 1990. He is our chief litigator, with wide experience in personal injury, commercial disputes, complex divorce and other civil litigation.

Our lawyers bring decades of legal experience and unique qualifications. They are active in professional associations and community organizations. To read more about their credentials and accomplishments, follow these links to their individual profiles:

Contact our law office in Hazleton, Pennsylvania, today to speak with one of our attorneys. Email us or call us at 570-861-5905.

Our Blog

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