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Top 4 Causes of Motorcycle Accidents Causes in PA

Motorcycles often present low and narrow profiles in traffic. When drivers of cars and trucks cause accidents involving motorcycles, it’s often reported that the driver either never saw the motorcycle or did not see it until it was too late. Four common causes of Pennsylvania motorcycle accidents Are: Distracted Driving Any activity that diverts a […]


Suspended Driver’s License? Why You’ll Need an Attorney

If your driver’s license has been suspended, you should consider contacting a lawyer to help you get it reinstated. Your driver’s license can be suspended for many reasons, including certain driving offenses like driving under the influence, failing to appear in court, child support arrearages and accumulating too many points on your driving record for […]


Child Custody Laws for PA: How Do They Affect Your Case?

Child custody cases in Pennsylvania are determined by applying 16 different factors as set forth in the custody statute. If parents cannot agree on a custody arrangement, then the court applies these factors to make a determination. If you are involved in a child custody dispute, you should seek representation from the Lebanon, Pennsylvania family […]


What is Considered a Violent Crime? How an Attorney Can Help?

The term “violent crime” can refer to a long list of criminal activity that involves both a perpetrator and a victim. The experienced Lebanon, PA criminal lawyers at Henry & Beaver, LLP defend many violent crimes cases each year. If you or a loved one have been charged with a violent crime, you will want […]


How a Personal Injury Attorney Can Help Your Case

When you suffer an injury at the hands of another, you need legal representation to make certain the responsible party is held accountable. Here is how the Lebanon PA personal injury attorneys at Henry & Beaver, LLP can help you earn the compensation you deserve: Negotiating a Successful Settlement The personal injury attorney attorneys have […]


Misdemeanors vs. Felonies (and Why You Need a Lawyer for Both!)

It’s true that not all crimes are the same. The law punishes some crimes more leniently than others, though the punishments can still change your life. The criminal defense attorneys at Henry & Beaver want you to know that while there’s a difference between a misdemeanor and a felony, it’s still important to take both […]


4 Things to Do Before Putting Your House on the Market

Selling your house is a big decision. This is not a decision you should undertake lightly. Here are 4 things any homeowner should consider before listing their house: Get the Home Appraised It is important that you know what your home is worth before you sell it. An appraiser can help you set the right […]


Top 3 Tips That Can Be Used to Get Through a Divorce as a Winner

Unfortunately, divorce is inevitable for some couples, and it may seem like a daunting situation. The divorce process is not often an easy undertaking, especially for a person without a legal background. Hiring a qualified attorney should be the first thing you consider when considering divorce. Divorce may have serious effects on parts of your […]


Do We Need a Prenup?

A prenup, or prenuptial agreement, is a contract that is entered into before two people get married. The language of the prenup distributes assets and debts, along with the amount of any spousal support that a party to the contract might receive in the event of a divorce or death. Why They Are Used You […]


Who Can File a Wrongful Death Case in Pennsylvania?

Under Title 42 Chapter 83 Section 8301 of the Pennsylvania Statutes, a wrongful death is “caused by the wrongful act or neglect or unlawful violence or negligence of another.” In essence, a wrongful death case is a personal injury case when the victim can no longer bring his or her own case to court. Another […]