Karl H. Kline is an attorney in the Firm’s Estate Planning & Administration of Estates & Trusts Group. Mr. Kline’s practice includes estate planning and administration, wills, trusts and powers of attorney, residential and commercial real estate law, corporate and business law, municipal law and civil litigation. He has been a frequent lecturer for programs by the Pennsylvania Bar Institute, Pennsylvania Planning Association and Northampton County Bar Association, as well as a former Adjunct Professor at both Lafayette College and Northampton County Area Community College. Mr. Kline also served as the Township Solicitor of Forks Township for 28 years.
The owners of Plaza at 835 West Hamilton Street brought an eminent domain proceeding against the City of Allentown, arguing that the City caused them to lose a major tenant and default on their mortgage. As a consequence, the building owner claimed that they suffered a “taking” of their property for which they sought “just […]
A Lehigh County jury found in favor of the City of Allentown, in a case stemming from a slip and fall on a City street. Shareholder Maraleen D. Shields represented the City during the two-day trial. The plaintiff claimed that she tripped and fell on a crack in a street resulting in permanent injury and […]
Fitzpatrick Lentz & Bubba, P.C. wishes the best of luck to all the women participating in the Habitat for Humanity Lehigh Valley She Nailed It! competition. The Firm is proud to have four attorneys competing for a second year as the “Hammers of Justice”. This year’s team includes: Maraleen D. Shields, shareholder in the Firm’s […]