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Pennsylvania Civil Practice Resources: General Transactions

This guide reviews the different types of Pennsylvania civil practice resources available, and lists examples of each type of resource.

Description of Resources

In addition to litigation practice guides, there are also transactional practice guides available. These sets provide guidance on various transactional matters, including drafting a will, creating a corporation, writing a sales contract, and selling real estate.

Pennsylvania Transaction Guide: Legal Forms

  • Published by Lexis, available on Lexis.
  • Call number for print version: KFP68 .P45
  • Most comprehensive Pennsylvania transaction guide.
  • Sections include “Business Entities”, “Wills and Trusts”, “Commercial Transactions”, “Real Estate Transactions”, and “Personal Transactions.”
  • Print version includes index.

Dunlap-Hanna Pennsylvania Forms

  • Published by Lexis, available on Lexis.
  • Call Number for Print Version: KFP68 .M49 2001
  • Set includes transactional forms and litigation forms.
  • Subjects include “Profit and Non-Profit Corporations”, “Business Transactions”, “Commercial Law”, “Employment Law”, “Real Property”, and “Forms of Wills and Trust Agreements.”
  • Print version includes index.

West's Pennsylvania Forms

  • Published by West Group, available on Westlaw.
  • Call number for print version: KFP68 .W47 1992
  • Set includes both transaction forms and litigation forms.
  • Subjects include “Business Organizations”, “Estate Planning”, “Employment Law”, and “Commercial Transactions.”
  • Print version includes index.