Timothy R. Berggren
Mr. Berggren has extensive experience in Estate, Wills, Family Law, Business/Contract matters, and in all Automobile related matters. (Lemon Law & Warranty matters) Mr. Berggren is serving in his 18th term as solicitor for the Ringgold School District, his tenth term as solicitor for the Southeastern Greene School District and his third term at Greene County Career and Technical Center. During his tenure with these school districts, he has been involved in almost every aspect of labor issues, including numerous grievance arbitrations, a significant number of grievance settlements, as well as Act 88 and strike issues. He also has negotiated numerous collective bargaining agreements, including a teachers’ contract that provides for the largest teacher health insurance premium contributions in the area.
Mr. Berggren has a well-established reputation with the PSEA, AFSCME, SEIU, and the Teamsters, this has allowed him to settle or avoid many labor issues that would have otherwise been very costly to his public sector clients. Additionally, Mr. Berggren has conducted numerous personnel investigations and has worked with various school districts in suspending and terminating employees for misconduct. In instances where his public sector clients are not involved, Mr. Berggren has defended numerous employees of school districts and municipalities in disciplinary matters.
Mr. Berggren has extensive experience in student matters, including discipline, where he frequently acts as either a hearing officer or counsel to the administration. Mr. Berggren also has worked closely with our clients on special education issues.
Over the years, Mr. Berggren also has been involved in several substantial financing and bond issues, eminent domain issues, contract matters, unemployment compensation, as well as property and other tax matters. His general litigation has included discrimination lawsuits, personal injury, property damage, defamation, property assessments, and declaratory judgment actions.
Timothy R. Berggren: Proud Member of the Pennsylvania School Boards Association, Inc., Washington County & Pennsylvania Bar Associations.
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