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What you should know about living trusts

For some people in Pennsylvania and across the nation, a revocable living trust is an important part of their estate plan. While organizing your estate, you may want to consider the benefits of including such a trust in your plan, too. Since you can modify a revocable...

What are some tips for selling my property?

Most people hope to sell their real estate property quickly when putting it on the market, but it is also important to carefully consider all options so you can ensure you get a price that is fair to you. Selling fast for top dollar amounts can be much more difficult...

Reviewing Pennsylvania’s intestate succession guidelines

You might be tired of constantly hearing from estate planning experts how important it is to map out the administration of your estate while you are still capable of doing so. Yet the prospect of actually doing it can seem daunting, particularly because you do not...

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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Since its founding, Laputka, Bayless, Ecker & Cohn, PC, has maintained a wide-ranging general practice. The firm was founded as a partnership in 1953 by Theodore R. Laputka, Sr., Kenneth R. Bayless, Bartel E. Ecker and Martin D. Cohn, and incorporated as a professional corporation in 1973.

Six decades later, our Hazleton, Pennsylvania-based lawyers and professional support staff carry on our tradition of legal excellence and outstanding client service every working day. We serve a diverse clientele throughout Luzerne, Carbon, Schuylkill, Lackawanna, Monroe, Montour, Columbia, Dauphin, Susquehanna and Northumberland counties.

Within our wide-ranging practice, each of our attorneys focuses on select areas of law. Our core practice areas include workers’ compensation and personal injury claims, as well as business and real estate transactions and litigation, employment negotiations and disputes, estate planning and probate.

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Whether you are planning for the future, preparing to complete a transaction or facing a pivotal legal problem such as the denial of your workers’ comp, Social Security Disability or personal injury-causing accident claim, we are big believers in preventive law. We help clients take proactive steps before serious conflicts arise or intervene to address problems before they get worse.

When legal conflicts do emerge, we position clients for timely and cost-effective resolution. However, we always prepare for the possibility of litigation, and our attorneys will press your case aggressively or defend your interests in court if that is the best path to a just outcome.

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Our firm was built largely on word of mouth. We regularly receive referrals from satisfied clients, other lawyers who respect and value our reputation, physicians and others in the communities we serve.

To discuss your legal concerns and options, email us or call 570-861-5905. We provide same-day responses to client inquiries and offer a free consultation for many legal matters.

Our Blog

What you should know about living trusts

For some people in Pennsylvania and across the nation, a revocable living trust is an important part of their estate plan. While organizing your estate, you may want to consider the benefits of including such a trust in your plan, too. Since you can modify a revocable...

What are some tips for selling my property?

Most people hope to sell their real estate property quickly when putting it on the market, but it is also important to carefully consider all options so you can ensure you get a price that is fair to you. Selling fast for top dollar amounts can be much more difficult...

Reviewing Pennsylvania’s intestate succession guidelines

You might be tired of constantly hearing from estate planning experts how important it is to map out the administration of your estate while you are still capable of doing so. Yet the prospect of actually doing it can seem daunting, particularly because you do not...

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