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"We Lean Heavily on Z&L...  and They ALWAYS Deliver"   Read Our Client Testimonials

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$30M Transaction, Multi-Stakeholder Complexity


Industry: Public Sector

Attorney: Joel LeVahn

Multiple Acres, Lease Backs, Right of First Refusal


Industry: Confidential

Attorney: Tom Zappia

Complex IP & R&D, Joint Product Development


Industry: Manufacturing

Attorney: Joel LeVahn

Recent Transactions

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With Us, You Are Always

One Step Ahead

We are a team of experienced attorneys that have served over 7,000+ first, second, and third generation clients across 30+ industries

How Can We Help You?


Happy Clients


Years of Experience


Industries Served


Serving Clients Since

A History of Excellence

Why Choose Zappia & LeVahn?

Results Driven Process

We understand our clients businesses and goals and translate our legal advice into practical strategies and protect our clients from unnecessary risk while allowing them to take risks as they deem appropriate

Long-Term Relationships

We build deep roots with our clients and have numerous clients that are on their second and third generation of business ownership.

Active & Accessible Team

Our attorneys are all experienced entrepreneurs who understand that issues in your business cannot always wait until they have a convenient time in their schedules

Deep Experience & Results

With more than 100 years of experience and billions of dollars of closed transactions, our attorneys have experienced and advised clients on most everything that can challenge a business owner

We Treat Our Clients Like Family, and It Shows

Client Testimonials

Joel LeVahn and his team have been the absolute best resource we have had for our legal needs, whether that be personal or business. He has been our attorney since 1999 and has handled all aspects of our different businesses.

Hollis Cavner

CEO, Pro Links Sports

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Since our inception in 1988, Joel LeVahn and his team have been a trusted advisor for our business and our family. They have helped us for the past 32 years and guided us through acquisitions, estate planning, and succession planning.

Loren O'Brien

CEO, B&F Fastener Supply

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The Zappia & LeVahn Team has always been prompt and responsive. They have been our 'go-to' for more than 30 years, whether that be commercial law, employment law, succession planning, or other family matters. 

Mark Murlowski

CEO, Murlowski Properties, Inc

Our Team

100+ Years of Combined Legal Experience & 7000+ Clients Served

Of Counsel

 Office Manager & Controller

Law Clerk

Receptionist & Office Administrator

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Business Law

Our process is always focused on giving our clients the tools and understanding of the transaction they are considering to be able to make the best decisions to support their ultimate goals.

Real Estate Law

We counsel and represent numerous clients with respect to all stages and various types of commercial real estate transactions.

Estate Planning and Probate

We have helped multiple generations of clients in developing estate plans which are based on their goals and objectives in a cost efficient manner.

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