Jeffrey S. Michels
Master of Laws in Taxation
Attorney Jeffrey S. Michels has successfully represented personal injury clients for nearly 30 years, winning verdicts in several Pennsylvania counties and federal court, and negotiating hundreds of cases to settlement. Jeff works tirelessly to ensure that victims of personal injury receive the compensation they deserve to protect their health, their rights, and their families.
Since 1987, Jeff has also provided legal counsel to individuals, estates, corporations, closely-held businesses, and real estate developers, building long-term relationships based on integrity and high quality service. Clients of all types and sizes trust his many years of experience and guidance in estate planning, estate administration, corporate and real estate transactions, and contract issues.
Jeff's background in personal injury litigation, estate law, corporate and real estate law, accounting, and taxation enables him to serve clients with unique insight and expertise. Whether representing clients with their personal injury claim, or in estate preparation and administration, representing businesses and real estate developers in multimillion dollar projects, or working with start-up companies, Jeff delivers reliable and professional legal services in a private practice that is built on superior personal service, respect, and exceeding expectations.
Education, Experience, Service
- Master of Laws in Taxation,
Villanova University School of Law, 1991
- Juris Doctor cum laude,
Villanova University School of Law, 1987
- Bachelor of Science in Accounting,
The Pennsylvania State University, 1984
Jeff began his legal career as a federal court clerk for the Honorable Daniel Huyett in the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. He later worked for several years at a large Philadelphia law firm before co-founding a legal practice dedicated to serving personal injury clients. While representing victims of personal injury for more than 25 years, Jeff's unique background allowed him to also specialize in serving estate, corporate and real estate clients.
Jeff was raised in northeast Philadelphia and now resides with his family in Bucks County, Pennsylvania. He has served as an Arbitrator for the Bucks County Court of Common Pleas and as an Arbitrator for other attorneys in alternative dispute resolution forums. He also frequently sits as a judge pro tem for the Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas. Active in his community, Jeff often lectures on personal injury matters as well as corporate and real estate issues for various business and nonprofit organizations. He is a member of the Bucks County Chamber of Commerce, and also served for many years as a volunteer coach with the Council Rock Basketball Association.