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Mark A. Mateya, Attorney at Law


Mark A. Mateya

Mark MateyaAttorney Mateya graduated from the Dickinson School of Law in 1996. He has practiced law in Central Pennsylvania since that time. Prior to law school, he completed his undergraduate studies at The Pennsylvania State University in State College, Pennsylvania, where he graduated summa cum laude, majoring in English with honors in Philosophy.

Attorney Mateya’s legal practice focuses on estates and trusts. Mateya Law Firm helps people create the estate plan that suits them best. Mr. Mateya began practicing law in 1996, dealing mostly with federally taxable estates. He was of counsel with Knupp, Kodak and Imblum of Harrisburg for several years before opening his own firm.

“Focusing on estate planning, estate administration and estate litigation frees me from having to chase every case and every issue that arises. I keep the estate focus in order to better serve my clients, no matter the size of their estate.”

Mr. Mateya has been a presenter for the Pennsylvania Bar Institute as well as the Dickinson School of Law’s programs for continuing legal education. Mr. Mateya has represented the County Commissioner’s Association of Pennsylvania as an assistant solicitor in multiple state-wide cases, including The Freethought Society vs. Chester County in which the display of the Ten Commandments on the courthouse wall was successfully defended.

Attorney Mateya is also a member of the Estate Planning Council of Cumberland County and also a member of the Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Council for the Bar Association of the State of Pennsylvania.

 

Discourage litigation. Persuade your neighbors to compromise whenever you can. As a peacemaker the lawyer has superior opportunity of being a good man.

– Abraham Lincoln

Mr. Mateya and his wife, Ramona, live in Carlisle. The couple have five children. He maintains his law office in Carlisle, PA. Attorney Mateya’s estate practice reaches throughout Central Pennsylvania. He maintains his law office in Carlisle, Pennsylvania. Attorney Mateya’s estate practice reaches throughout Central Pennsylvania.

 

Compassion is not religious business, it is human business, it is not luxury, it is essential for our own peace and mental stability, it is essential forhuman survival.

– Dalai Lama