Practice Areas Overview

Central Pennsylvania Lawyers You Can Rely on

The law firm of Evey Black Attorneys LLC is recognized for providing effective legal representation for individuals and businesses with legal needs in a broad range of areas. We are your family's complete law firm. Our attorneys care about our clients' needs. The attorneys at our firm are proud members of the communities we serve and have been meeting the legal needs of Central Pennsylvania for more than 60 years.

We invite you to contact our offices in Hollidaysburg or Roaring Spring, Pennsylvania, to learn more about how our team can help you resolve your legal matters.

We provide legal services across a full spectrum of legal areas, with a particular focus on the following legal areas for individuals and business owners:

Family law : We understand that family law issues can be emotionally charged and require responsive and compassionate representation.

  • Divorce
  • Child custody and visitation
  • Child support
  • Spousal support
  • Alimony
  • Property settlement agreements
  • Prenuptial agreements
  • Adoptions
  • Termination of parental rights

Workers' compensation: If you have been injured at work, we can protect your rights and make sure you get the compensation you deserve:

  • Construction site accidents (forklift accident, falls from height, crane accidents, etc.)
  • Industrial accidents (machinery accidents, chemical spills)
  • Explosions
  • Electrocution
  • Car accidents at work
  • Slip-and-fall accidents at work
  • Repetitive injuries

Estate planning: We can help you with all of your estate planning needs:

Elder law and nursing home planning: We recognize that there are unique issues that face our seniors, and preserving your assets and protecting them are important to every family:

  • Caregiver agreements
  • Guardianships
  • POAs
  • Nursing home planning and consultations
  • Medicaid planning
  • Asset transfers
  • Medicaid trusts

Probate and estate administration: We are ready to help you take care of all aspects of a deceased loved one's estate, including:

  • Inventorying all of the estate's assets
  • Probating the will and getting the personal representative of the estate appointed
  • Assisting with all taxes involved with the estate
  • Paying final bills and notifying creditors
  • Converting assets to cash and transferring accounts

Personal injury: If you have been injured in an accident on the road or on private property, we can help you protect your rights and fight for compensatory damages.

  • Car accidents
  • Motorcycle accidents
  • DUI accidents
  • Slip-and-fall injuries
  • Dog bites
  • Boating and recreational vehicle accidents
  • Help with insurance questions and problems

Business law: Whether you are just starting a family business or need legal counsel regarding a plan for continued expansion, you can rely on our business law and commercial litigation experience.

  • Business startups
    • Limited liability company
    • Corporation (for profit)
    • Nonprofit corporation
    • Partnerships
  • Contract law
  • Sale or purchase of existing business
  • Municipal laws
  • Business succession planning
  • Business disputes
  • Employment issues
  • Commercial real estate agreements
  • Unemployment compensation (employer)

Criminal law: We can assist you with:

  • DUI (driving under the influence)
  • Traffic citations
  • ARD (Accelerated Rehabilitative Disposition)
  • Expungement of prior criminal record
  • Other criminal matters

Real estate law: We understand and can assist you in all your real estate law needs.

  • Real estate closings and transactions
  • Articles of agreement and mortgages
  • Deeds and easements
  • Landlord representation
  • Residential real estate law
  • Commercial real estate law
  • Zoning and subdivision law
  • Boundary disputes
  • Right of way disputes
  • Real estate litigation
  • Mortgage foreclosure (creditor)

Civil Litigation: Our attorneys have experience in litigating all matters, including:

Bankruptcy * : We can assist you with:

  • Filing a Chapter 7 bankruptcy
  • Filing a Chapter 13 bankruptcy
  • Advising of your rights as a creditor
  • Monitoring and filing proofs of claim in Chapter 7, Chapter 11 and Chapter 13 bankruptcy
  • Representation in adversary proceedings
  • Representation of your interests as a secured creditor, including seeking relief from the automatic stay

* We are a debt relief agency. We help people file for relief under the Bankruptcy Code.

Contact us to learn more about how we can help you and your family with our complete range of legal services.