Raffaele Puppio Founding Partner Speaks to Delaware County School Superintendents on Construction Law

MEDIA, Pa. (March 2016) – Delaware County education, municipal and government law attorney Michael V. Puppio, Jr. of Raffaele Puppio recently addressed Delaware County school superintendents on the issue of school construction law.

Puppio spoke before school officials regarding the preparation of bid documents, agreements between the district and its professionals such as architects, engineers, construction managers, and construction contracts between the district and its contractors.

A founding partner of Raffaele Puppio, one of the largest full-service law firms in Delaware County, Puppio is the solicitor for many school districts and municipalities throughout southeast Pennsylvania, including the Delaware County Intermediate Unit, Garnet Valley School District, Penn-Delco School District, Interboro School District, Chester Community Charter School, Glenolden Borough, Ridley Park Borough, and the Zoning Hearing Board of Collingdale. He also serves as special counsel for the Upper Darby School District, Southeast Delco School District, and Springfield School District. 

A longtime, respected lawyer in the Delaware County bar, Puppio also is actively involved in his community. He has been the chairman of the Springfield Republican Party since 2008 and is a member of the board of directors of Independence Blue Cross and Blue Shield and the Pennsylvania State Employees’ Retirement System. He formerly served as a Springfield Township commissioner and a Delaware County councilman, where he was responsible for all aspects governing the county, including oversight of a $300 million budget.

Puppio earned his law degree at the Dickinson School of Law, after graduating from Dickinson College. He lives in Springfield Township, Delaware County.

About Raffaele Puppio – Raffaele Puppio is one of the largest and most established full-service law firms in Delaware County, Pennsylvania. Attorneys within the firm are known for their legal prowess among the bench and bar in Delaware County, having decades of experience representing school districts, municipalities, businesses and individual clients, helping to solve legal problems while avoiding future legal issues. The attorneys provide sound legal counsel in the areas of school law, government and municipal services, family law, general litigation, personal injury, commercial real estate and business transactions, elder law, estate administration and planning, and criminal law.