Phone: (814) 456-5301
Fax: (814) 456-1112

Bud Stark

Mr. Stark was licensed as a CPA and previously worked for Coopers & Lybrand and Price Waterhouse in Pittsburgh and Philadelphia. Mr. Stark concentrates his practice on serving small closely-held corporations, limited liability companies and partnerships, providing creative succession and tax planning. Mr. Stark also concentrates his practice on residential, commercial and investment real estate transactions, wills, trusts, and estate planning and administration. Mr. Stark has had numerous engagements involving international business transactions and dealings in natural resources, primarily oil and gas law. Mr. Stark has taught numerous college courses on business law, estate planning, financial accounting and mergers and acquisitions. He has a Peer Review Rating of BV® Distinguished™ 4.4 out of 5 and a Client Review Rating of Preeminent 4.8 out of 5 from Martindale–Hubbell.  He is married and the father of 8 children.

Areas of Practice

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania 1991
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, 1991
  • United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania, 1992


  • Villanova University School of Law 1991
  • Gannon University, 1984 B.S.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Member, Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • Member, Erie County Bar Association