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Hessley Law Offices
315 Second Avenue, 6th Floor
Warren, PA 16365-2418
Phone: 814-406-4401
Toll Free: 866-473-7976
Fax: 814-723-6393
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Bernard T. Hessley

Bernard T. Hessley

Junior Partner since August 31, 2006
Location:
Warren, Pennsylvania
Phone:
866-473-7976 (Toll Free)
814-406-4401
Fax:
814-723-6393
Email:

Areas of Practice

  • Family Law
  • Divorce, Custody & Support
  • Criminal Law
  • Civil Law
  • Juvenile Law and Children & Youth
  • Real Estate
  • Real Property Litigation
  • Wills & Estates
  • Worker's Compensation
  • Employment Law
  • Social Security Disability
  • Mental Health Proceedings
  • Appellate Law & Post-Conviction Law
  • School Discipline Proceedings

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania, 2003

Education

  • Cleveland State University, Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, Cleveland, Ohio
    • Juris Doctorate - June, 2002
    • Honors: Cleveland-Marshal Law Alumni Association Scholarship Award
    • Honors: Vice-President, Cleveland-Vice-President, Cleveland -Marshall Bar Assn.
    • Honors: Speaker of the Senate, Cleveland-Marshall Student Senate
  • University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, Indiana
    • B.A. - 1999
    • Major: Theology
  • University College Galway, Galway, Ireland
    • Independent Study: Irish History, Archetechure, Law and Theology
  • Cathedral Preparatory School, Erie, Pennsylvania - June, 1995

Classes/Seminars

  • Contracts and Consumer Law Issues, Jamestown Community College, 2008
  • Civil Litigation for Paralegals, Gannon University, Erie, Pennsylvania, January 1, 2006 - June 1, 2006
  • Keynote Speaker, Take Back the Night Walk, 2005
  • Confraternity of Christian Doctrine, Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church, 2004 - 2005

Honors and Awards

  • Cleveland-Marshall Law Alumni Club Award, 2002

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • GRO-Warren, Board of Directors
  • Warren Concert Association, Board of Directors
  • Habitat for Humanity of Warren County, Board of Directors, 2007 - Present
  • Habitat for Humanity of Warren County, Co-Treasurer, 2007 - 2008
  • Pine Grove Sportsmen's Club
  • Holy Redeemer Church, Parishioner
  • Kalbus Sportmen's Club

Past Employment Positions

  • Blackman and Blackman, P.C., Of Counsel, 2006 - 2008
  • Erie County, Pennsylvania, First Assistant Public Defender, 2006
  • Erie County, Pennsylvania, Assistant District Attorney, 2004 - 2006
  • The Honorable Stephanie Domitrovich, 6th Judicial District, Erie, Pennsylvania, Law Clerk, 2002 - 2004
  • Cleveland Municipal Court, Mediator and Law Clerk, 2000 - 2001

Pro Bono Activities

  • Warren Concert Association, Board of Directors, 2008 - Present
  • Jamestown Community College, Guest Lecturer, 2008
  • Habitat For Humanity of Warren County, Co-Tresurer, 2007 - 2008
  • Weed and Seed Program, Erie, Pa, Board of Directors, 2004 - 2006

At the Hessley Law Offices in Warren, Pennsylvania, we are pleased to offer legal guidance to clients throughout the area, including Bradford, Smethport, Tionesta, Franklin, Meadville, Corry, Erie, Jamestown, Pittsburgh, Cleveland, Buffalo, Youngsville, Sheffield, Russell, Sugar Grove, Pittsfield and Edinboro, as well as Warren County, Erie County, Crawford County, McKean County, Forest County, Elk County, Cameron County, Clarion County, Chautauqua County, New York County, Venango County, Clarion County, Potter County, Cattaraugus County and Allegany County.