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Criminal Charges Dismissed In Lancaster PA

Posted on June 10th, 2017

Ciccarelli Legal Team overcomes probation complications to get possession charges dismissed. By Elise Covert Recently, the Ciccarelli Law team of criminal attorneys negotiated around charges of possession for a client and got his case dismissed.  Our team is experienced in defending marijuana and narcotic drug charges. On December 17, 2016, the client was a passenger in his friend’s car when… READ MORE

What Happens Following a Juvenile DUI?

Posted on June 21st, 2017

A juvenile driving under the influence (DUI) conviction is no less life changing than an adult DUI. The penalties and consequences can make it difficult for a juvenile to move on with normal life and leave the conviction behind as an adult. While juvenile convictions and penalties are meant to be more rehabilitative than punitive, they can still take a… READ MORE

Probation vs. Parole  

Posted on June 19th, 2017

In a criminal case, a judge can use probation or parole to allow people convicted of a crime the opportunity to avoid prison or leave prison earlier than the full term of the sentence. Probation and parole are two entirely separate allowances, but both are meant to help ease the transition back into society and minimize the odds of committing… READ MORE

Common Domestic Violence Myths

Posted on June 16th, 2017

Domestic violence is a major topic of conversation across the United States. With nearly 20 people physically abused by a partner per minute the U.S., domestic violence represents a significant issue. Educating yourself about domestic violence can help you avoid, prevent, and get out of an abusive relationship. It can also give you the information you need to help others.… READ MORE

Questions Every Parent Should Ask About College Campus Safety

Posted on June 15th, 2017

When you send your children to college, it’s natural to have concerns about their health, safety, and wellbeing. It’s likely their first time living on their own, and, as a parent, you want to make sure they will be okay. Unfortunately, you have more to worry about than just what your children will eat and how they will do in… READ MORE

Are You Entitled to Alimony? What Type of Alimony and How Much?

Posted on June 9th, 2017

Alimony, or spousal support, is a possible outcome of divorce in which the court orders one spouse to pay the other, to make up any unfair economic differences that result from the dissolution of marriage. Understanding alimony in your divorce case can prepare you for potential paperwork, processes, and outcomes that lie ahead. Learn the laws and procedures for deciding… READ MORE

Chester County Motor Vehicle Accident Results

Posted on June 7th, 2017

Getting Results in Chester County:  The Ciccarelli Legal Team negotiates a significant financial settlement in a motor vehicle accident case in Chester County, PA By Elise Covert Recently, our personal injury team successfully negotiated a significant monetary settlement for a client injured in a motor vehicle accident. He was a passenger in a car driving through a traffic light intersection… READ MORE

Stacking of Insurance Coverage to Maximize your Monetary Settlement after a Car Accident

Posted on February 28th, 2016

In Pennsylvania, we have a special opportunity, to take advantage of the automobile insurance system in a way that is not allowed in most of the United States. The opportunity is called “stacking”. Stacking allows motorists to increase the limits he or she had selected for their uninsured or underinsured motorist coverage policy. Stacking gives the motorist an increased level… READ MORE

News: Significant Jury Award in Wrongful Death Case caused by Drunk Driver

Posted on February 28th, 2016

One of the Largest to date DUI Crash awards in the surrounding counties was awarded on January 6th, by a Lancaster County Jury, according to a PennRecord.com article.  The Jury awarded the surviving mother of a DUI crash victim 15 Million Dollars.  This case stemmed from a DUI Accident which occurred in February 2014. In Pennsylvania the DUI law states… READ MORE

Increase in Motor Vehicle Accidents in 2015

Posted on February 28th, 2016

2015 has seen a higher rate of motor vehicle accidents than any year since 2007. As of the end of June, the rate of car accidents among the nation are on pace to eclipse the 2007 numbers. If the numbers continue at the pace from the first half of the year, the total for motor vehicle accident fatalities in the… READ MORE