Cases & Experience

Real Estate Experience:

I have acted as counsel for both buyers and sellers in both residential and commercial real estate transaction and large land development projects for 48 years. A few of these projects are listed below:

 

A. East Rockhill Township, PA - Forty (40) unit independent living facility for persons over 55 years of age with adjacent community center; 

B. Lansdale, PA - Conversion of 30 unit apartment to condominium units;

 

C. Doylestown Township, PA - Cedarcrest Farm subdivision and land development of sixty-Five (65) residential units constructed; 

 

D. New Britain Township, PA -New Britain Shopping Center sale, subdivision and land development of 100 acres with commercially-zoned land for shopping center, hospital and office space. Buyer's investment at time of original settlement $18 million dollars.
 
E. Bensalem Township, PA -Sale, subdivision and land development of 29-acre project for Women's Humane Society of Pennsylvania a $10 Million Dollar project.
 
F. Warminster, PA -Federal Lands Re-Use Authority, created Authority for Public Entity to sell and/or develop the Johnsville Naval Air Station at Street & Jacksonville Roads. 

 

G. West Rockhill Township -Residential subdivision and land development of forty (40) acre property.

 

H. Solicitor for Bensalem Twp and Falls Twp for 20 years as their atty for Land Development Zoning and Growth.

 

 

MISCELLANEOUS SPECIAL COUNSEL ASSIGNMENTS OR APPOINTMENTS

  • Deputy General Counsel Southeast Pennsylvania Transportation Authority and attorney in charge of all major case litigation. Organized expansion of the authority's Legal and Risk Management Departments.

 

  • Appointed Special Trial Counsel, Bucks County Commissioners-(Defense of Civil Rights and other actions against the County and/or the County Commissioners and in the Federal Court for Probation Officers, Bucks County prison guards, and various department heads).

  • Solicitor, Federal Lands Reuse Authority of Bucks County

  • Special Trial Counsel, Philadelphia Fraternal Order of Police (Defense of Civil Rights actions, medical malpractice cases, and disciplinary matters)

  • Special Counsel to Bucks County Economic Adjustment Committee (NAWC). (Predecessor entity to F.L.R.A.) 

 

  • Special Trial Counsel, Police, and Firemen's Medical Association of Philadelphia (defense of medical malpractice actions). 

  • General Counsel, Lenape Valley Foundation, a private psychiatric hospital and was voted the general Manager by the other directors.

  • Solicitor, Bucks County Children, Youth, and Adult Services Departments 

  • Solicitor, Bensalem Township (second largest Second-Class Township in Pennsylvania). (Fifteen years)

  • Solicitor, Bensalem Township Zoning Hearing Board (five years)

  • Solicitor, Falls Township Zoning Hearing Board (two years) 

  • Co-Solicitor Falls Township for Police Dept and The Commissioners.

  • Special Counsel, Falls Township, Federal Civil Rights Act Litigation related to Zoning and Land Development Appeal matters, RICO issues, and litigation for the township when the police were involved. 

 

  • Special Counsel, Falls Township Police Department (police labor and pension disputes) and defense of civil rights actions.

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