Welcome to the Law Offices of Charles E. Shoemaker, Jr., Esquire

We are a small, full service law firm, conveniently located in Allentown, Pennsylvania, serving the greater Lehigh Valley area.
Attorney Charles Shoemaker is a graduate of Yale Law School (Class of 1979) and has over 30 years of experience. The focus of the firm is Business Law, Family Law, Real Estate, Will & Estates, and General Civil Litigation.

Urgent Legal Information for General and Renovation Contractors

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P.L. 1645, enacted October 17, 2008
Effective July 1, 2009

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  • Formation of LLCs (limited liability companies) Corporations (including Subchapter S corporations), Partnerships, Limited Partnerships, and Sole Proprietorships Formation and management of Non-Profits (including 501(c)(3) approval)
  • Dissolution of businesses (including "business divorces")
  • Corporate Minutes
  • Business Litigation
  • Buy/Sell and Shareholder Agreements
  • Non-Compete, Non-Disclosure, and Non-Solicitation Contracts
  • Unemployment Compensation Disputes
  • Copyrights, Trademarks and Other Intellectual Property Collections
  • Sales and purchases of businesses
  • PA Liquor Control Board Regulations (including sales and purchases of liquor licenses)
  • Public Utility Commission Regulations
    Real Estate
  • Contracts for Sale and Purchase
  • Closings
  • Title Insurance
  • Quiet Title Actions
  • Real Estate Taxes
  • Real Estate Transfer Taxes
  • Land Development and Subdivision
  • Zoning (including variances and special exceptions)
  • Landlord/Tenant (both residential and commercial) Issues

    Family Law
  • Divorce
  • Equitable Distribution
  • Spousal Support, Alimony Pendent Lite (APL), and Alimony
  • Custody
  • Child Support
  • Adoption
  • Common Law Marriage
  • Wills
  • Living Wills
  • Powers of Attorney
  • Probate
  • Estate Planning
  • Inheritance and Estate Taxes

    General Civil Litigation
  • Breach of Contract
  • Landlord/Tenant Disputes
  • Contractor/Subcontractor Disputes
  • Construction Litigation
  • Torts


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Phone: (610) 820 - 7580
Fax:     (610) 820 - 5779

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Our Office Location is...
727-729 North 19th Street
Allentown, PA 18104