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ABOUT William H. Poole, Jr.



Bill graduated from Dickinson College in 1972 and from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law in 1978. From 1978 to 1979 he clerked for the Honorable David Craig of the Commonwealth Court of Pennsylvania. He has been in private practice in York since August, 1979. He started his private practice career with a mid-sized law firm in York, and then opened his own practice in 1983. In 1986 he joined another York attorney, and in 1979 he was the co-founder of Miller, Poole and Bortner (later Miller, Poole & Lord and MPL Law). He practiced with that firm until April, 2011, when he again opened a solo practice, sharing offices with Bellomo & Associates. He joined Bellomo & Associates as their legal-technical attorney in October, 2015. He is admitted to Bars of the Pennsylvania Supreme Court, the Third Circuit Court of Appeals, and the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania.


  • Dickinson College
  • University of Pittsburgh School of Law

Areas of Expertise

Bill’s practice over the years has been a general practice, covering many areas of the law: Wills and estates, workers’ compensation, real estate, Social Security, unemployment compensation, municipal and land use law, civil and criminal trial work, and appeals to Pennsylvania’s appellate courts, including the Pennsylvania Supreme Court, Commonwealth Court, and Superior Court.

He brings a wide range of experience and years of client interaction to our team. He provides a strong background in counseling clients. As our legal-technical attorney, he uses years of training and experience in drafting documents to assure the highest quality documents and the technical accuracy which our clients require and expect.


jeffrey bellomo

Jeffrey R. Bellomo, Esquire is a Certified Elder Law Attorney by the National Elder Law Foundation under authorization of the Pennsylvania Supreme Court. As the owner of Bellomo & Associates, LLC he advises families about the legal challenges facing them today. He counsels clients and provides solutions on: Asset Protection, Special Needs Trusts, Wills, Trust Design, Guardianships, Medicaid and Estate Planning & Administration. His mission is to provide professional caring service to all his clients.

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