PK Law November Newsletter

Volume 88 | October 2018 |  Happy Thanksgiving from PK Law!

PK Law November Newsletter

PK Law Kicks Off 2013 Food Box Program to Help Local Families In Need

Pessin Katz Law is kicking off the fifth year of its Holiday Food Box Program. Over the past four years PK Law has packed over 800 boxes filled with breakfast, lunch and dinner food items and distributed the boxes to those in our local community in need. Organizations that have received the boxes include My Sister's Place , Operation Safe Streets, The Maryland Coalition of Families, Penn-Mar Human Services, Chase Brexton, New Life for Girls, St. Gregory the Great Church, The Arc Baltimore and Moveable Feast. Continue reading

Disadvantaged Business Enterprise and the Maryland Department of Transportation

As part of determining whether a company is eligible for certification as a disadvantaged business enterprise (DBE) with the Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT), must the company be considered an independent business? Continue reading

Health Care Decision Making

If you become incapable of making your own medical decisions, it is critical to have planning in place so that medical providers and family members know and can implement your wishes. This is especially important if you have a serious illness or a condition with potentially life-threatening complications. Continue reading

2014 Annual Inflation Adjustments for Tax Provisions

The inflation adjustments for tax items for tax year 2014 of greatest interest to most taxpayers include the following dollar amounts. Continue reading

“Magic” Words To Ensure and Ex-Spouse Remains in Will

Attorneys often encounter situations in which someone makes a will or designates a beneficiary naming their spouse as the heir or beneficiary, separates from their spouse, fails to make changes to their will or beneficiary designation, divorces, and then dies. In the case of beneficiary designations, there is virtually no way to prevent a former spouse from taking title to the property unless the deceased was diligent in making a change in beneficiary designation. Continue reading


Estate Planning Seminar To Discuss Wills, Trusts & Elder Law Featuring PK Law Attorneys Kimberly Battaglia and Helen Smith

PK Law attorneys Kimberly L. Battaglia and Helen M. Smith will host an estate planning/elder law seminar in the PK Law seminar room in the firm's Towson office located at 901 Dulaney Valley Road, Towson, MD 21204, on Thursday, February 20th at 10:00 a.m. Continue reading



Pessin Katz Law, P.A. receives a 2014 National Second-Tier ranking for Sports Law from “US NEWS/BEST LAWYERS”

Pessin Katz Law, P.A. has received a 2014 National Second-Tier ranking for Sports Law from “US NEWS/BEST LAWYERS” and First-Tier ranking for Medical Malpractice Law – Defense, Professional Malpractice Law – Defense and Sports Law for the Baltimore area. Continue reading