Accomplished Litigators Recognized In The Community
Our attorneys, Jerry Chariton and Jeffrey Malak, have served Pennsylvania clients with distinction for decades. Mr. Chariton has served as counsel to various non-profit institutions, is a former Assistant District Attorney of Luzerne County and is listed in the Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers. Mr. Malak has served on the Luzerne County Orphans Court Practice Committee, the Pennsylvania Bar Association Real Property, Probate, and Trust Law Section, and was selected as one of Pennsylvania’s Super Lawyers.
Our attorneys are licensed to practice in all Pennsylvania courts. We litigate cases concerning business disputes and transactions, energy law, regulatory and municipal law. We also represent clients in probate, trust and estate litigation and provide title insurance for commercial transactions.
Serving Clients In Luzerne County And Greater Northeast Pennsylvania For Decades
Representing Clients In Complex Energy Law Litigation
At Chariton & Malak, we have the knowledge, skills and experience to be effective advocates in energy law. Our attorneys are equipped with the abilities needed to guide clients through complex regulatory issues and represent them in court if litigation becomes necessary.
Our attorneys have handled matters including enforced land use rights, assisted hydraulic fracturing (fracking) operations, landowner issues, surface, easement and mineral rights for our clients. As skilled litigators, we are prepared to zealously advocate on behalf of our clients in court in all types of energy disputes including solar and wind.
We Offer Full-Service Business Litigation and Transaction Representation
Our attorneys have assisted businesses with their legal issues for decades, zealously representing businesses involved in litigation as well as helping entrepreneurs launch new enterprises. Our passion is serving our local community, and our attorneys are dedicated to supporting the businesses that allow our neighborhoods to thrive.