Harper J. Dimmerman

Harper J. Dimmerman

Founder is an Adjunct Professor, Lecturer, Writer & AV Rated by Peers
  • Real Estate Law, Legal Malpractice, Personal Injury...
  • Pennsylvania
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Summary

This leading real estate law and civil litigation firm was founded by an adjunct professor, lecturer and contributor to "The Legal Intelligencer." He understands that you have choices and has the utmost respect for his contemporaries in the legal community. His approach to the practice of law is to treat all clients like family, and ensure that they are equipped to make the most cost-effective decisions possible. He strives to empower them with knowledge and also to discourage litigation when a cost-benefit analysis indicates a more productive outcome. He understands that law, especially litigation, can be emotionally charged. However, he is committed to not letting the emotion impact his judgment or the necessary dissemination of legal advice.

Mr. Dimmerman holds the highest rating of his peers (AV) with Martindale-Hubbell and has been named as a Pennsylvania Super Lawyer "Rising Star" on several occasions. He has a degree in English Literature from Vassar College, graduated "cum laude" from the University of Miami School Law, where he was a member of the Business Law Review, received an award for excellence in Research and Writing, and interned for a Federal Judge during his first summer. He also attended the Wharton School (evening, undergraduate) and Sophia University in Tokyo, Japan.

Education
University of Pennsylvania
The Wharton School, Undergraduate Evening Division
University of Miami School of Law
J.D.
Honors: Cum Laude
Activities: Business Law Review
Vassar College
B.A. | English Literature
Sophia University, Tokyo, Japan
International Business and Language Studies
Professional Experience
Adjunct Faculty
Temple University
- Current
Adjunct Faculty teaching law subjects at the undergraduate level in the Fox School of Business.
Shareholder
Dimmerman PC
- Current
Shareholder of a Philadelphia-based law practice specializing in real estate and concentrating on civil litigation matters.
Speaking Engagements
Ethical Considerations, Advanced Real Estate Transactions, King of Prussia, PA
National Business Institute
Avoid Disaster in Real Estate Closings, Live Webinar
Lorman Education Services
Co-presenter on critical real estate law topics in Pennsylvania, impacting residential and commercial transactions.
Certifications
Admission to Pennsylvania
Supreme Court of Pennsylvania
Awards
"Rising Star"
Pennsylvania Super Lawyer
AV Rating
Martindale-Hubbell
The highest rating by an attorney's peers.
Professional Associations
Pennsylvania Bar Association
Member
- Current
Philadelphia Bar Association
Member
- Current
The Legal Intelligencer
Contributor
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
New Jersey
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Pennsylvania
Fees
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Contingent Fees
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    As for legal fees, which he understands are particularly important at this time in our economy, he is flexible. However, he does not give free legal advice. If the matter is a potential contingency case, he will naturally confer with you. Consultations are also available, which sometimes suffice for smaller matters or situations where full engagement is not feasible.
Practice Areas
  • Real Estate Law
  • Legal Malpractice
  • Personal Injury
  • Arbitration & Mediation
  • Construction Law
  • Foreclosure Defense
  • Landlord Tenant
  • Consumer Law
  • Appeals & Appellate
Additional Practice Areas
  • Litigation
  • Defamation, Libel, Slander
  • Confession of Judgment
  • Adverse Possession
  • Partition
  • Defense
Languages
  • English
Social Media
Websites & Blogs
Website
Blog
Contact & Map
Dimmerman PC
2037 Chestnut Street, Floor 1
P.O. Box 2134
Philadelphia, PA 19103
USA
Telephone: (215) 545-0600
Fax: (215) 240-1673