Personal Injury & Estate Planning Topics

Nicole M. Pardus Joins PBA Bar Leadership Institute Class of 2022-2023

Long & Long’s Nicole M. Pardus has been chosen as a member of the Pennsylvania Bar Association’s Leadership Institute Class of 2022-2023. Only eleven lawyers from across the state were selected to this year’s Class to ensure that only the best are included. To be considered, Nicole wrote a statement of interest in which she described her leadership skills, active involvement in the Westmoreland Bar Association as well as the desire to be more involved in the community and with the PBA.

Dangers of Reckless Motorcycle Driving

If you are a motorcycle enthusiast, then you live for the thrill of your bike howling beneath you as the wind rushes past your face. But saving lives is much cooler than cruising about town at breakneck speeds. The United States Department of Transportation reported in February of 2022 that approximately 31,720 people died in motor vehicle traffic crashes in 2021. This was an increase of 12% from the 28,325 motor vehicle traffic crashes reported in 2020.

Create Your Estate Plan From Home

Estate planning is a vital part of preparing for your future. Having a plan in place ensures your wishes are laid out and distribution of your property is dealt with after you die. There are three essential legal documents for proper estate planning.

Coleton J. Hawbaker

Attorney Coleton J. Hawbaker Joins Long & Long, LLC

Greensburg-based estate planning and administration and personal injury law firm Long & Long welcomes attorney Coleton J. Hawbaker as an associate focusing on estate planning and administration, real estate and civil litigation work. Hawbaker graduated cum laude from Kent State University with a bachelor’s degree in criminology before earning his

Survey Says: Most Adults Don’t Have a Will

While COVID-19 has spurred many people to tackle estate planning tasks, two out of three adults still don’t have a will and less than 28% of Black Americans have one, according to Caring.com’s 2021 survey on estate planning. This is, of course, very concerning for the estate planning attorneys at Long & Long.

Auto Accident Injury

Winter Weather Poses Injury Risks

After an unseasonably warm fall and holiday season, our region is now definitely experiencing snow, ice and salty roads. When the mercury dips below freezing, remember to be careful traveling. Whether on foot or in a vehicle, you’re at greater risk for accidents and injuries when the ground ices over (and then melts and ices over yet again).

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Nicole M. Pardus Elected Treasurer of Laurel Legal Services

Associate Nicole M. Pardus has been elected treasurer by the board of directors of Laurel Legal Services. Providing free civil legal services to qualified low-income clients in six counties in western Pennsylvania, Laurel Legal Services is a resource for community justice, ensuring legal education and representation to those in need.

Long & Long rebrand

Long & Long Relaunches Brand with Refined Focus

The Long & Long team is excited to unveil a refresh of our brand and identity today that’s three generations in the making. Inspired by our core values of trust, ethics, advocacy, and integrity, we redesigned our logo to feature an ampersand bordered by twin Ls — one facing backward

national make a will month

National Make a Will Month

August is National Make a Will Month and we are celebrating! Get your Last Will and Testament prepared by Long & Long during the month of August and receive a 20% discount. Making sure you have a correctly executed and established Will is one of the most important things you