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
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.
Clients who hired John say this about his representation:
Communication was impeccable
"My experience with John was absolutely incredible. His communication was impeccable. The thing that impressed me most about John was his ability to lay out all my options and then let me pick what I wanted to do."
Valuable strategic insight
“Perceptive to our needs, John provided valuable strategic insight and an outline of what to expect. Our most trusted friends recommended him to us, and now we also know whom we will recommend going forward.”
Intelligent and empathetic
John Rafferty went above and beyond in every aspect of his service. We were very relieved to be working with such an intelligent and empathetic attorney on our case. I can not recommend him highly enough!
Put me at ease
"John really put me at ease, from our first conversation. I immediately felt like I was speaking with an old friend. It was such a stressful time, and he made me feel like I wasn't alone. I highly recommend Mr. Rafferty."
Timely and cost efficient
"John’s knowledge of the legalities of my case navigated it to a successful completion without having to go to court. His professionalism and expertise were pivotal in closing this case in a timely and cost efficient way."
Took the time to listen
"Mr. Rafferty took the time to listen to my complaint, showed a sincere appreciation for my views, and provided me with the appropriate legal guidance. To anyone seeking legal counsel I would not hesitate to recommend Mr. Rafferty."
Getting Your Business Issue Resolved
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.