Jubelirer, Carothers, Krier & Halpern
Park View Center, 10 Sheraton Drive
Altoona, PA 16601
Telephone: 814-943-1149
Toll Free: 888-615-4753
Fax: 814-946-8788

M. David Halpern

M. David Halpern

Of Counsel
Altoona, Pennsylvania

Born in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, April 19, 1940; admitted to bar, 1966, Pennsylvania.  Preparatory education, Pennsylvania State University (B.S., 1962); legal education, Dickinson School of Law (J.D., 1965); Pepperdine University School of Law Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution, 1998.  .  Assistant Attorney General, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, 1966-69.  Past Chairman, Regional Hearing Committee, The Disciplinary Board of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania, 1993-1994.  Pennsylvania Bar Association Disciplinary Study Committee, 1987-present; Chairman, 1996-present.  Board Member; Supreme Court Disciplinary Board 1997-2003 (Chairman, 2002-2003). Member: Blair County Bar Association (President, 1992-93); Pennsylvania Bar Association; Downtown Business Authority, 1981-82.  Admitted to practice in all Commonwealth Courts, the United States District Court for the Middle and Western Districts of Pennsylvania, and the Supreme Court of the United States.  Teaching appointments: Lecturer - Mercy Hospital CCU Nursing Continuing Education, 1989-1996. 

Areas of Practice

  • Eminent Domain
  • Business & Commercial Law
  • Business Organizations
  • Estate Planning
  • State, Local & Municipal Law
  • Trusts
  • Wills

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania, 1966


  • The Dickinson School of Law, Carlisle, Pennsylvania
    • J.D. - 1965
  • Pennsylvania State University, State College, Pennsylvania
    • B.S. - 1962

The law firm of Jubelirer, Carothers, Krier & Halpern is located in Altoona and serves individuals and businesses throughout Central Pennsylvania, including Altoona, Hollidaysburg, Tyrone, Mount Union, Huntingdon, Bedford, Johnstown, Ebensburg, Westmont, Bellefonte, Philipsburg, State College, Somerset and Windber, as well as Blair County, Cambria County, Centre County, Somerset County, Bedford County and Huntingdon County.