Mr. Jeffery focuses his practice on real estate, estate planning & administration, governmental practice, and business & tax law.  He has practiced law in North East since 1978, most recently as Orton & Jeffery, P.C. with Edward Orton, who retired in 2016.  Mr. Jeffery became affiliated with Knox Law in 2018 as Counsel and continues to serve the North East community along with his paralegal staff.

Representative Experience

  • Represents individuals, families, and businesses in various matters including real estate purchases and sales, estate planning, estate administration, business law, and more
  • Serves as solicitor for North East Township (since 1988)
  • Serves as solicitor for North East Township Water & Sewer Authority (since 1988)
  • Serves as solicitor for North East Borough Zoning Hearing Board

Community & Professional Service

  • North East Community Foundation, Board Member and Treasurer, 2002-present
  • McCord Memorial Library, Former Trustee

Practice Areas


  • Dickinson School of Law, J.D.
  • Penn State University, B.S.

Admissions & Certifications

  • Pennsylvania
  • New York

Professional Affiliations

  • Erie County Bar Association
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • New York Bar Association

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