Stroudsburg attorney, Jerry Geiger, announced that he will run for Monroe County Judge. Geiger has practiced law in Monroe County since 1986 and is a shareholder at the Newman Williams law firm in Stroudsburg where he focuses his practice on civil litigation. He is a 1982 honors graduate of Lafayette College where he received the…

Newman Williams is proud to welcome Robert Kidwell as the firm’s newest partner. Mr. Kidwell has been with the firm since his 2006 clerkship while he was earning his law degree at Villanova University Law School. He became an associate with the firm in the summer of 2007. Since joining the firm, Mr. Kidwell has…

  Attorney Bob Kidwell will be on a panel discussing the most recent Pennsylvania cases on short-term rentals and their potential impact on Pocono vacation homes and residential neighborhoods. The Short-Term Rental Summit will be held at the Chateau Resort in Tannersville on June 21, 2018 from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. Topics to be…

Today, I attended the ribbon cutting ceremony for the new mediation center at the federal courthouse in Scranton. The guest list included all of the Middle District judges and the panel of certified mediators. It’s really a beautiful facility and will include video conferencing capability. Chief Judge Conner and mediation coordinator, Joe Barrett, spoke briefly…

If you’re an attorney with an office outside Monroe County and trying your first or tenth case here, conforming to local procedural rules may not necessarily be intuitive. Certainly, Monroe County practice has become more user friendly than it used to be but having local counsel on the “ground” to assist, can be beneficial. I…

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Shareholder Jerry Geiger was recognized for 30 years of service by the County Commissioners’ Association of Pennsylvania (CCAP) at its annual conference in Hershey, PA on November 21, 2017. Attorney Geiger has been representing Counties in eastern and central Pennsylvania since CCAP was founded in 1987. His list of clients has included not just Counties…

Our law firm is seeking to hire an experienced paralegal to join our busy litigation team in a full-time role. We handle a broad variety of litigation but the focus will be on personal injury, federal civil rights litigation, worker’s compensation, and social security. As paralegal, you will be required to assist lawyers throughout the…

Newman Williams is pleased to announce that three of its lawyers have once again received the highest possible rating in both Legal Ability and Ethical Standards. The highest ratings (AV-ratings) have been awarded to Todd R. Williams, Marc R. Wolfe, and Gerard J. Geiger. The firm also received this award as well for the very…

Pocono music lovers were treated to a wonderful performance this past Friday by the National Youth Orchestra of China (NYO-China) on the campus of East Stroudsburg University (ESU). If you think that “youth orchestra” suggests less than virtuosity, you’d be sadly mistaken. These are brilliant students with many attending Julliard and other top international music…