Delco Times Names Michael V. Puppio Among Delaware County's 'Best Lawyers'

 Raffaele Puppio partner honored in practice area of public finance law

The Delaware County Daily Times has named attorney Michael V. Puppio, Jr. among Delaware County’s “Best Lawyers” in its 2016 Reader Choice survey.

The newspaper received thousands of votes in its second annual Best Lawyers ballot, the results of which were published in a special section in the newspaper.

Puppio was recognized for his work in public finance law. 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 on April 26 won the election to represent Pennsylvania’s 7th Congressional District as a delegate to the Republican National Convention. 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.