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Welcome to Slusser Law Firm

Slusser Law Firm is a full-service law firm located in Hazleton, PA, serving all of Northeastern Pennsylvania.

New personal injury clients are assured of receiving a call back from a lawyer within one hour any time of the day or night, because we know tragedy doesn't only strike from 9 to 5.

Slusser Law Firm's attorneys also handle a wide variety of areas of practice, including:

If you are visiting our office, you can find directions to Slusser Law Firm and a map here. You can also use this web site to contact Slusser Law Firm or just call 570-453-0463.

Use caution when creating an IRA inheritance trust

When you hold an IRA, those funds can be distributed to the person you name as beneficiary or to an inheritance trust. Some IRA owners choose a trust because it gives them a degree of control over how the assets are distributed after they die.

Before you name a trust as the beneficiary of your IRA, however, consider the pros and cons. Attorney Christopher Slusser and the staff of the Slusser Law Firm in Hazleton and Philadelphia can help you handle your estate planning needs.

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Slip-and-fall victim recovers despite pre-existing condition

When one of us gets hurt as a result of someone else’s carelessness, we expect to be compensated for the harm, whether it’s for our medical expenses, our time out of work or our pain. But it’s very common for the responsible party (or the insurance company that might foot the bill) to say that a physical injury was from a “pre-existing condition,” and thus there’s nothing for them to pay for.

A recent Florida case, though, shows us that in the right set of circumstances, an injured party can recover despite having a pre-existing condition. The condition can sometimes even help your case if you can show that the other party’s negligence made your condition worse. That’s why it’s important to talk a lawyer after you get hurt, instead of taking an insurance company’s “no” for an answer.

Attorney Christopher Slusser and the staff at the Slusser Law Firm in Hazleton and Philadelphia can assist you in obtaining the compensation you deserve for your slip-and-fall injury.

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Attorney Slusser among top 10 personal injury lawyers in PA

The American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys has recognized Attorney Chris Slusser as one of the top 10 Best Personal Injury Attorneys for Client Satisfaction in Pennsylvania for 2018.

Selection criteria focus on attorneys who demonstrate the highest standards of client satisfaction. The selection process is based on client and/or peer nominations, thorough research and an independent evaluation.

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Employer’s dilemma: balancing ADA requirements with rules of the workplace

In many cases, it's difficult for an employer or employee to determine if they are properly following the laws set forth in the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). When a lawsuit arises, Attorney Christopher Slusser and the staff at the Slusser Law Firm in Hazleton and Philadelphia can help clients with their case.

Under the Americans with Disabilities Act, employers must accommodate workers with disabilities. If an employer takes a negative employment action (firing, refusing to hire, demoting, refusing to promote, etc.) against an employee with a physical, mental or even emotional disability, the disability can’t be the reason.

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With bump clauses, sellers can keep shopping for better buyers

Keep your bird in the hand while continuing to search for others in the bush. That’s what you get with a bump clause.

In home sales, a bump or “kick out” clause lets sellers enter into a contract while continuing to seek out alternate buyers. If the sellers get a better deal, they can bypass the original buyer.

Attorney Christopher Slusser and the staff at the Slusser Law Firm in Hazleton and Philadelphia can ensure that your real estate interests and rights are protected.

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1620 N. Church Street, Suite 1
Hazleton, PA 18202

1515 Market St
Suite 4056
Philadelphia, PA 19102

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