Michael D. Flynn & Associates, P.C. “The South Hills Attorneys”
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Articles & Publications

Since our firm has been in practice, we have written a number of articles on a wide variety of subjects. Many of these articles were previously published in the Bethel Park Magazine which was distributed to residents of Bethel Park. The list of articles below represents a sample of topics which we have covered.

Please contact our office for up to two complimentary copies of these articles, for informational purposes on the law in that area in general.



  • Changes to the Driver Licensing Law
  • PennDOT and Senior Citizens
  • Pennsylvania and the Drivers License Compact
  • Purchasing an Automobile
  • Questions from Auto Accident Victims
  • Sometimes You Just Can’t Sue – Part 1
  • Sometimes You Just Can’t Sue – Part 2
  • The Hazards of Lending Your Vehicle
  • The Pennsylvania Motor Vehicle Code
  • Tips to Avoid Drivers Licensing Problems
  • To Lease or to Buy a Car
  • What to do after a Car Accident


  • Consumer Credit Tips
  • Selling a Business – Can You Protect Yourself?




  • Expungement of Criminal Charges
  • Retail Theft
  • The Perils of Writing Bad Checks


  • Child Custody Arrangements
  • Child Custody & Mediation Requirements


  • Modifying or Terminating Child Support or Alimony Orders
  • Pre-Nuptial Agreements
  • Protection from Abuse – Part I
  • Protection from Abuse – Part II
  • The Legal Issues of Marriage and Engagements

DUI (now DWI – Driving While Impaired)

  • Driving Under the Influence (DUI)
  • Out of State Driving Woes


  • Employee Rights in an “At Will” Employment Status
  • What is a Covenant Not To Compete?

Estate Planning


  • Consumer Protection Law
  • Going Back to School
  • Judgment Collections, Part I
  • Judgment Collections, Part II
  • Jury Selection and Service
  • Policing Attorneys & Protecting Clients
  • Procuring Copies of Important Documents
  • The Family and Friendly Debt
  • Understanding Billing by Attorneys
  • Who Pays for Legal Fees?


  • Changing Your Name
  • What’s In a Business Name?

Nursing Care

Power of Attorney

Real Estate

  • Be Safe, Not Sorry When Buying Real Estate
  • Did You Get a Permit?
  • More Than One Way to Buy (or Sell) a Home
  • Problems with a Tree
  • Selling Residential Real Estate
  • The Deed to your Property
  • The Real Estate Seller Disclosure Act
  • Visiting the Recorder of Deeds Office

Social Security

  • Social Security and Retirement


  • A Legal Potpourri of Grandparents and Child Support
  • Child Support & Alimony Enforcement Changes
  • College Expense – Changing Law
  • More Changes in the Child Support Law
  • Seeking Child Support


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