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It's a privilege

By Jordan Pecile, Esq.

The attorney-client relationship is special.

At the heart of their relationship lies the oldest privilege recognized by Anglo-American jurisprudence. The principles of the attorney-client privilege may be traced all the way back to the Roman Republic. It was firmly established in English law as early as the reign of Elizabeth I in the 16th century.

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Graduation Time: Becoming an Adult

By Jordan Pecile, Esq.

Becoming an adult is an exciting event in the life of a high school graduate. Some of you will be making your first major purchase – a car, perhaps. Many will get your first job. Others will leave home for college and rent an apartment. Just about every graduate will want to apply for a credit card.

Yes, there are many rights and privileges of adulthood. That also means you will have adult responsibilities.

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Starting a business

By Jordan Pecile, Esq.

Starting your own business is a big decision in itself.

It requires a good deal of planning and research before you can even open the doors.

Once you have researched your target market, evaluated the potential profitability, and weighed your competition, you are ready to consider what type of business organization to use.

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The Future of Penn State

By Jordan Pecile, Esq.

It’s no secret. I am a proud Penn State alumnus. B.S. 1979; J.D. 1982 to be exact.

I bleed blue and white.

So you can imagine that I’m holding my head a bit low these days. Shocked, sickened, angered, disgusted, embarrassed and saddened beyond belief.

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Probate - Serving As Executor

By Jordan Pecile, Esq.

In addition to the grief you may experience when a family member or close friend dies, you may also have the anxiety of serving as the personal representative (executor) of the estate of the deceased person. The task of serving as personal representative can be time consuming and stressful.

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The Lawyer's Role

By Jordan Pecile, Esq.

"The first thing we do, let’s kill all the lawyers!" Shakespeare, Henry VI. 

OK. I know that lawyer-bashing is common place. Maybe it’s just an expression of the average person’s frustration with the arcana and complexity of law. Nevertheless, I feel privileged to serve my neighbors as a champion of their legal rights.

Yes, I love being a lawyer.

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