Get back to business with an experienced business lawyer.

John Rafferty is a business lawyer who understands the legal challenges facing your business and provides experienced legal counsel so you can get back to running your business. Get a free case evaluation immediately:

Protect your business with an experienced lawyer.

Attorney John Rafferty is trusted every day by business owners who need quick and efficient resolution of business disputes or disagreements. Nearly all businesses experience legal challenges during their lifetime, but outsourcing your response to these challenges enables you to focus on growing and running your business, while John addresses the complexities of resolving your dispute through tactical negotiation, and if necessary, litigation. Whether your case involves any of the following, John is ready to dig into your case and let you get back to work:

  • Failure to make timely payment
  • Failure to perform obligations
  • Breach of contract/other agreement
  • Breach of a commercial lease
  • Dispute among owners or shareholders
  • Allegations by consumer/customer
  • Hiring and firing employees
  • Negligence

Keep your business running smoothly.

When hurdles and challenges disrupt your operations, you need an experienced professional to alleviate fears and concerns during an uncertain time. After all, your time is better spent running your business than putting out fires.

Make informed decisions with clarity.

When your business finds itself in the midst of a legal challenge or dispute, you need experience legal counsel who can assess your risks and opportunities quickly, help you understand the recent changes in the law that apply to your case, then advise you on the routes available and the risks associated with each one.

Put out fires and get back to business.

When challenges flare up, you need an experienced business lawyer to help you navigate them quickly and efficiently. Attorney John Rafferty will leverage the tools that will most quickly get you back to running your business.

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Meet John Rafferty

John is a Litigation Partner at Gawthrop Greenwood, P.C. He was named a 2023 Top Lawyer by Main Line Today, a 2023 SuperLawyers Rising Star in Pennsylvania, and a Daily Local News Best Lawyer in 2021, and has been named a Super Lawyers Rising Star for the past two years. Prior to practicing law, John was awarded a Fulbright Fellowship and served as a U.S. Naval Officer in the Persian Gulf. John regularly sits as an arbitrator for the Chester County Court of Common Pleas and is available to mediate cases through the Chester County Bar Association.

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My easy step-by-step process

Submit Case Evaluation

Complete the form below to receive your free case evaluation. You’ll be contacted within 6 hours of submission to schedule.

Have An Initial Consult

You’ll be provided with a customized array of options, including a cost/benefit analysis of each.

Get Back to Business

You’ll get back to growing your business, as I handle negotiations and prepare for litigation.

Frequently Asked Questions

John will respond to all inquiries submitted within 6 hours or less.

You are calling John’s direct number and will speak to him directly.

John usually starts working on his client’s cases the same day they sign their engagement letter with the firm. John believes in quick, decisive action for his clients.

Because every case and every client is different, retainers vary from case to case. More complex cases tend to have larger retainers and less complex cases tend to have smaller retainers.

Your consultation is 100% free of charge, if you mention the word “JUSTIA” (or if you contact me using the form on this page). Taking the next step of scheduling a consultation with John is a major step forward in resolving your issue and keeping your business running smoothly. Reach out to John today!

Get your business issue solved today

From our roots in a countryside community, to the thriving business corridor we serve today, John Rafferty and Gawthrop Greenwood, PC have been steadfast in advising and protecting the economic interests of businesses ranging from startups to Fortune 500 organizations. Get your free case evaluation now.

We know you have enough to worry about as a business owner. Let an experienced business lawyer start moving hurdles out of your way. Drop John a note about your case here.