Jerome C. Wegley (Erie, Pennsylvania)
Jerome C. Wegley (Erie, Pennsylvania)

Jerome C. Wegley

Licensed for 17 years

Practice Area: Business Law, Corporate Law, Estate Planning 24 more areas of practice + 24 more

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814-315-3653

Jerome C. Wegley

814-315-3653

Free initial consultation

Serving Erie, PA view address

Partner at firm Knox McLaughlin Gornall & Sennett, P.C.

Serving Erie, PA view address

Free initial consultation

About Jerome C. Wegley

Mr. Wegley’s practice involves business law (business succession planning, corporate and partnership law), estate planning and elder law (complex estate planning and administration; nursing home, Medicaid and special needs planning) and asset protection planning. Prior to joining Knox, he worked at Ernst & Young as a Certified Public Accountant. Mr. Wegley regularly lectures on estate planning, asset protection, wealth preservation, business succession and special needs planning to a variety of audiences and groups. He serves as Treasurer on the firm’s Board of Directors.

Awards & Honors: 2013 President's Hall of Fame Honoree, Prep-Villa.

Community & Professional Service: Erie Catholic Preparatory School, Board Member.

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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 06/09/14 in Business Acquisitions

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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 06/09/14 in Estate Planning

    I believe Attorney Wegley to be a thorough and skilled estate planner who works well with his clients. Read more

    I believe Attorney Wegley to be a thorough and skilled estate planner who works well with his clients.

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      Credentials

      Position
      Shareholder
      Admission Details
      Admitted in 1999, Pennsylvania
      2014, New York
      Additional Payment Information
      Free initial consultation
      Law School Attended
      University of Pittsburgh
      Class of 1999
      J.D.
      University Attended
      Gannon University
      Class of 1990
      B.S.
      Accounting
      Birth Information
      Born in 1967
      Erie, Pennsylvania, June 3, 1967
      Special Agencies
      National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA)
      Pennsylvania Association of of Elder Law Attorneys
      Estate Planning Council of Erie
      Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
      Associations & Memberships
      Erie County and Pennsylvania Bar Associations.
      Representative Transactions
      Developed and presented numerous seminars to regional business owners on succession planning, including information on transferring control and wealth from one owner to another while avoiding any negative impact on the company, employees or community; Successfully implemented succession plans for numerous clients in a variety of industries including manufacturing, service, and consulting; Created asset protection plans for multiple clients in high risk occupations, including physicians and business owners, effectively reducing their liability exposure.

      Areas of Law

      • Business Law
      • Corporate Law
      • Estate Planning
      • Estate Administration
      • Tax Law
      • Elder Law
      • Asset Protection
      • Business Estate Planning
      • Business Formation
      • Business Succession Planning
      • Business Transactions
      • Buying and Selling of Businesses
      • Closely Held Business Estate Planning
      • Closely Held Business Law
      • Limited Liability Company Law
      • Partnership Law
      • Family Limited Partnerships
      • Probate
      • Taxation
      • Estate and Gift Taxation
      • Federal Income Tax
      • Federal Tax Controversies
      • Fiduciary Income Tax
      • Generation Skipping Tax
      • Inheritance Tax
      • Trusts and Estates
      • Wills