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Criminal Defense & Family Law in Allentown, PA

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Bohdan Zelechiwsky is an experienced attorney with over 30 years of experience in private practice and 18 years of those years as a member of the Northampton County Public Defenders Office. I have defended individuals shared with DUI/DWI cases, drug offenses, theft and receiving stolen property, sexual assault, burglary, assault, and embezzlement. I have defended individuals who were charged with murder and were facing the death penalty.

What sets me apart from many other criminal defense attorneys is my experience and willingness to take a case to trial. I have handled federal cases and other serious charges such as robbery, arson and mandatory minimum drug cases in Lehigh County, Northampton County, Carbon County, and throughout Pennsylvania.

My primary concern is for the welfare of my client. My client is not just another file number. I am always accessible to my client and take the time to fully explain all the options that are available to them. I am also able to negotiate with the prosecutor the most favorable plea for my client when the prosecutor knows that I am not afraid and prepared to go to trial, if necessary.

When you retain the services of Bohdan Zelechiwsky, you can rest assured that his goal is to obtain the best result for the client. I want my client to make an informed decision whether it's a diversionary program such as the Accelerated Rehabilitative Disposition (A.R.D.) Program, a plea agreement, or trial. Attorney Zelechiwsky will provide you with all the available facts, his professional evaluation of the case and his recommendation how best to resolve the case based on his experience. Once we are confident that you have all the facts to make a knowing voluntary, and informed decision we will respect your decision and proceed to obtain for you the most favorable result. No gimmicks, no double talk, just honest hard work, preparation, and concern for the client.


Facing a divorce is emotionally and mentally devastating. The life you once had is about to drastically change. It is normal to feel an overwhelming sense of grief, anger, and despair as you try to navigate through this difficult time.

It is important that you do not have to face this difficult time alone, scared and confused. By protecting your rights in retaining an understanding, experienced attorney, you are preparing yourself for a brighter, stronger future. At Zelechiwsky Law Offices we are committed to helping our clients through the complexities of divorce by offering straightforward legal advice and thorough advocacy.

Choose an attorney drawing on more than 30 years of family law experience. Our focus is mediating solutions while minimizing the emotional pain associated with divorce, child custody, spousal support, relocation issues, and property division. Our goal is to provide customized services to you, this means that we will work cooperatively with you to further your best interests, but when necessary we are prepared to aggressively litigate and protect your interest to guarantee that you will receive what you are entitled under the law.

When going through such a stressful time it is also very difficult to be objective and see the big picture. At Zelechiwsky Law Offices we take it upon ourselves to help educate our clients and to assist them in planning ahead so that you can make it through your divorce with as little pain as possible.


Zelechiwsky Law Offices is well versed & well equipped to assist you in a variety of other matters, including but not limited to:

Estate planning. Do you have any concerns regarding your estate and how do you ensure that your wishes are honored? Bohdan Zelechiwsky is experienced in assisting his clients in estate planning. Having a well drafted will is essential to ensure that your wishes are fulfilled and your family protected. Zelechiwsky law offices can offer you many solutions and suggestions to protect your assets to ensure that the people you desire receive and enjoy the benefits & enjoy the assets that you have worked so hard to have.

Appeals. Considering an appeal? You have had your day in court and are dissatisfied with the result, your right to file an appeal may be the last chance to secure that outcome that you deserve. Filing an appeal can be very complex and is time sensitive. Zelechiwsky Law offices has the knowledge, experience, and legal acumen to counsel you and offer you the best change of success on appeal. We will also candidly counsel you whether proceeding with the appeal would be prudent or a waste of time and resources.

Personal injury. Have you been injured in an accident? Have you been hurt by the misconduct of a Physician, dentist, or other professional, we can assist you in recovering the maximum amount of money for your claim. o fee will be charges unless re cover compensation for you.

Small business. Own a small business? Do you need to incorporate, what are the benefits of incorporation vs. sole propriertorship. Our office has extensive experience in providing small businesses with a wide variety of legal services. Whether you need a commercial lease, an employment contract, or are thinking of expanding through a merger or acquisition, we can offer you the solutions to protect your business.

Contact the Zelechiwsky Law Office for more information. Do not hesitate to schedule a 1 hr. consultation. Call 610-841-8690 or email us at bjzlaw@hotmail.com