Free Consultation: (814) 835-0400Tap to Call This Lawyer
Tim George

Tim George

Call a Top-rated Erie PA Lawyer Today! (814) 835-0400
  • Criminal Law, DUI & DWI, Juvenile Law ...
  • Pennsylvania
Claimed Lawyer ProfileBlawg SearchSocial Media

Since 1992, Tim George has pursued justice for accident victims and defended the freedom of people accused of DUI & other criminal offenses in Pennsylvania.

Tim has an AV-Preeminent peer review rating from Martindale Hubbell and a 10/10 rating with based upon peer endorsements and more than 100 client 5 star reviews. Tim has been named to the SuperLawyers List in Pennsylvania every year since 2016.

Tim is a founder of Purchase, George & Murpher, P.C. He is a former Erie County assistant district attorney and trial counsel (prosecutor) in the U.S. Army. In 2009, Tim deployed to Iraq as an Army lawyer and retired in 2019 with the rank of Major.

Not ready to hire a lawyer yet? No problem. Visit to get lots of free and useful information. When you're ready, call Tim George at Purchase, George & Murphey at (814) 833-7100.

Dickinson School of Law
Honors: Cheryl Millage Public Interest Fellowship; Justice Wilkinson Scholarship
Placeholder image for education.
St. Bonaventure University
B.S. | Economics
Honors: Friar's Scholarship (4 years); Student Government Leader of the Year; Economics Award (Honorable Mention)
Placeholder image for education.
Professional Experience
Assistant District Attorney (part-time)
Erie County District Attorney's Office
Super Lawyers List - Criminal Defense
Super Lawyers
Only 5% of lawyers in Pennsylvania receive this distinction every year following a patented multiphase peer review selection process, combined with independent research. Tim has been listed as. Pennsylvania Superlawyer in 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, and 2020 in the area of criminal defense.
President's Award
Erie County Bar Association
Professional Associations
Pennsylvania State Bar
Placeholder image for professional associations.
9th Legal Operations Detachment, US Army Reserve
Major, Judge Advocate,
- Current
Placeholder image for professional associations.
Criminal Section, Erie County Bar Association, Co-Chair
- Current
Placeholder image for professional associations.
Judge Advocate General's (JAG) Corps
Judge Advocate, 28th Combat Aviation Brigade (CAB)
Placeholder image for professional associations.
Erie County Bar Association
Past Chair, Criminal Practice Committee
Placeholder image for professional associations.
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Placeholder image for jurisdictions.
  • Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    All fees are discussed at the initial, office conference. Visit for videos, articles and success stories.
Practice Areas
Criminal Law
Criminal Appeals, Drug Crimes, Expungement, Fraud, Gun Crimes, Internet Crimes, Sex Crimes, Theft, Violent Crimes
Juvenile Law
Personal Injury
Animal & Dog Bites, Brain Injury, Car Accidents, Construction Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Premises Liability, Truck Accidents, Wrongful Death
  • English: Spoken, Written
Websites & Blogs
Criminal Defense Lawyer Erie, PA
DWI Lawyers in Erie, PA
Miranda Rights in Criminal Defense
Multiple DWI Offenses in Erie, PA
Contact & Map
Purchase & George, P.C.
2525 West 26th Street, Suite 200
Erie, PA 16506
Telephone: (814) 835-0400
Telephone: (814) 833-7100