Mr. A. Duie Pyle

Mr. A. Duie Pyle

Clarion Law
  • Business Law, Real Estate Law, Tax Law
  • Pennsylvania
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Summary

Duie represents clients in business transactions and corporate matters, with an emphasis on privately held and family businesses. His practice spans the business life cycle, from initial business planning and the formation of corporations, LLCs, partnerships, and other entities, to business sales, workouts, and windups. Duie also provides general representation in day-to-day business matters such as contract preparation, review, and negotiation. He frequently advises clients on shareholder, buy/sell, and other owner agreements, lending and finance, construction contracts, employment and non-compete agreements, and other business matters. Duie works with closely held business owners in their estate and succession planning, particularly as it relates to their businesses. He also represents non-profit organizations in their formation, governance, and application for federal and state tax exemptions. Duie is on the Board of Directors of A. Duie Pyle, Inc., a 4th generation family business that was founded in 1924. A. Duie Pyle is a 2200-employee transportation and distribution company that provides trucking, warehouse, and other supply chain services through its system of 22 service centers and 7 warehouses located throughout the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic. Duie has firsthand experience with Pyle’s Board of Directors, with its multi-generational business planning, and other issues unique to family-owned businesses. This enables him to advise clients on decisions involving a complex intersection of legal, business, and ownership risks and issues, and to do so from the vantage point of an attorney, business owner, and board member. In 2014, Duie was one of only two attorneys in Pennsylvania selected for inclusion in Super Lawyers–Rising Stars in the practice area of Closely Held Business. Duie regularly represents buyers and sellers of businesses and assets in merger and acquisition transactions for a variety of industries, including the manufacturing, services

Education
Villanova University School of Law
J.D. | Law
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Grove City College
B.A. | Philosophy
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Professional Experience
Founding Attorney
Clarion Law, LLC
- Current
Partner
MacElree Harvey
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Awards
Rising Star
Super Lawyers
2014 and multiple other years
Top Lawyers
Main Line Today
2014 and multiple other years
Professional Associations
Pennsylvania State Bar
Member
Current
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A. Duie Pyle, Inc.
Director
- Current
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Dr. and Mrs. Charles S. Swope Memorial Scholarship Foundation
Board Member
- Current
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West Chester Food Cupboard
Vice-President and Director
- Current
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Chester County Bar Association
Member
- Current
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Pennsylvania
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Fees
  • Credit Cards Accepted
Practice Areas
  • Business Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Tax Law
Languages
  • English
Websites & Blogs
Website
Clarion Law Website
Contact & Map
Clarion Law
105 E. Evans Street
Suite C
West Chester, PA 19380
USA
Toll-Free: (484) 948-1428
Telephone: (484) 948-1434