Sep. 27, 2018

Fitzpatrick Lentz & Bubba Celebrates 30th Anniversary

Fitzpatrick Lentz & Bubba, P.C. (FLB) is pleased to announce that the Firm is celebrating 30 years of serving businesses and individual clients in the Mid-Atlantic Region with quality, responsive legal services. Consistently recognized as a top law firm in the greater Lehigh Valley region, FLB is also one of the largest firms in Pennsylvania, […]

Sep. 13, 2018

FLB Attorneys Addressed International Concerns at “Bringing the World to You”

Timothy D. Charlesworth, Kenneth R. Charette and Douglas Panzer each presented during the breakfast portion of the Lehigh University Small Business Development Center’s “Bringing the World to You” event on September 10. “Bringing the World to You” is an annual, state-wide initiative, with presentations throughout all regions of Pennsylvania.  The goal is to allow businesses looking […]

Sep. 6, 2018

FLB’s Marie K. McConnell to Discuss Entity Formation at Evolve Her

Marie K. McConnell, shareholder in the Firm’s Corporate, Business & Banking Group, will be speaking at the Pennsylvania Community Development and Finance Corporation’s Evolve Her event on Thursday, September 13. The educational workshop is focused on advancing women-owned small businesses and entrepreneurs. It will be hosted at Filino Estate Vineyard & Winery in Kutztown. Attendees […]

Aug. 27, 2018

FLB to Host Annual Pre-Law Shadow Program on February 8, 2019

Fitzpatrick Lentz & Bubba, P.C. (FLB) will once again host its Annual Pre-Law Shadow Program on February 8, 2019. A select group of college and high school students from the Lehigh Valley will attend the day-long program. “We’re proud to be one of the only firms in the Lehigh Valley that provides this kind of […]

Peter E. Iorio
Aug. 22, 2018

Aretha Franklin’s Death Highlights Importance of Having a Will

Aretha Franklin, the “Queen of Soul,” died this month, at the age of 76.  According to news reports, she was worth $80 million and died without establishing a Will or trusts for the beneficiaries of her estate.  Her death highlights the importance of establishing an estate plan–even a simple one–to avoid unintended consequences. At the […]

Aug. 20, 2018

FLB Attorneys to Highlight International Concerns at “Bringing the World to You”

Timothy D. Charlesworth, Kenneth R. Charette and Douglas Panzer will all be presenting at the Lehigh University Small Business Development Center’s “Bringing the World to You” event on Monday, September 10, at Lehigh University’s Ben Franklin TechVentures. “Bringing the World to You” is a state-wide initiative, with presentations taking place at ten locations throughout Pennsylvania.  […]

Aug. 15, 2018

Joseph A. Fitzpatrick Named to Best Lawyers in America For Fifth Consecutive Year

Fitzpatrick Lentz & Bubba, P.C., is pleased to announce that Joseph A. Fitzpatrick, Jr.,  a founding member and shareholder of the Firm, has been recognized as a top lawyer in the practice of real estate in The Best Lawyers in America© 2019 edition. The Best Lawyers© is an international, peer-review publication that annually rates the […]

Douglas J. Smillie
Aug. 2, 2018

Court Holds Non-Collusive Sheriff’s Sale Not a Preferential Transfer

In an Opinion dated July 19, 2018, the Third Circuit Court of Appeals held that a transfer of property pursuant to a non-collusive sheriff’s sale is not a preferential transfer under Section 547 of the Bankruptcy Code. Under the Bankruptcy Code, certain transfers of property, or of a Debtor’s interest in property, can be avoided […]

Jul. 25, 2018

Firm Assists Newspaper in Obtaining Access to School Bus Video

Pursuant to Pennsylvania’s Right to Know Law, a regional newspaper sought to obtain a copy of a video recording of an incident involving a student and a teacher that occurred on a school bus. The school district opposed the request. The Office of Open Records (OOR) concluded that the video was a public record to […]

Jul. 23, 2018

FLB Tops Lehigh Valley Business Reader Rankings For Second Year

On the eve of its 30th anniversary, Fitzpatrick Lentz & Bubba, PC has been named by the readers of Lehigh Valley Business both the “Best Law Firm” and “Best Mergers & Acquisitions Firm” in the region for the second consecutive year.  Thousands of votes were cast in Lehigh Valley Business’ reader rankings, and the results […]