Monthly Archives: October 2016

Liz Wilson named CPPA Paralegal of the Year

Elizabeth J. Wilson, Senior Paralegal in McQuaide Blasko’s Hershey office, has been honored as this year’s Central Pennsylvania Paralegal Association (CPPA) Outstanding Paralegal of the Year award.  Each year the CPPA presents the award to one candidate who demonstrates a commitment to the legal profession, quality work product, noteworthy paralegal skills, outstanding qualities, and civic [...]

2016-10-19T12:50:22+00:00 October 19th, 2016|Health Care Law, Hershey Office news, Litigation|

McQuaide Blasko employees participate in United Way Day of Caring

On Thursday, October 6, 2016, several McQuaide Blasko employees continued the firm’s tradition and participated in the 23rd Annual PNC Bank United Way Day of Caring. This year, these employees hauled brush from trails and slopes at the Slab Cabin Park in State College. They were amongst 1600 volunteers, serving at 96 non-profit sites in [...]

2016-10-13T11:45:30+00:00 October 13th, 2016|Community, State College office news|

Routch Participates on Panel at PBA Workers’ Compensation Section Meeting

On October 6th, Michael Routch presented as part of a panel on “Things You Should Know” at the 32nd Annual Fall Meeting of the PBA Workers’ Compensation Section. He is currently the Chair Elect of the section and will serve as Chairperson in 2016-17.

McQuaide Blasko Hershey Office Attorneys Named As 2016 Select Lawyers

Attorneys Maureen Gallagher, Jonathan Stepanian, Carolyn Smith, Sebastian Conforto, and Stephanie Murphy have been named as 2016 Select Lawyers by Susquehanna Style Magazine and will be included in the December issue of that publication. Susquehanna Style Magazine states that their selection process is designed to identify lawyers who “represent their clients with exceptional knowledge, undivided [...]

McQuaide Blasko Hershey Office Attorneys Named As 2016 Local Legal Leaders

Attorneys Maureen Gallagher, Jonathan Stepanian, Carolyn Smith, Sebastian Conforto, and Stephanie Murphy have been named as 2016 Local Legal Leaders by Harrisburg Magazine and will be included in the upcoming Legal Issue of that publication in December. The honor is given to attorneys who are nominated by their peers and considered to be at the [...]

McQuaide Blasko Sponsors 2016 Vista School Walk for Education

For the second year in a row, McQuaide Blasko has sponsored the Vista School Walk for Education. Several of McQuaide Blasko’s Hershey Office employees attended and participated in this event. McQuaide Blasko is proud to support the Vista School in its mission to provide state-of-the-art special education and therapeutic services to children living with autism [...]

2016-10-10T12:28:13+00:00 October 10th, 2016|Community, Hershey Office news|

McQuaide Blasko attorneys published in PBA newsletter

Two McQuaide Blasko attorneys recently authored pieces for the Fall 2016 edition of the Civil Litigation Update, a quarterly newsletter of the Pennsylvania Bar Association’s Civil Litigation Section. Attorney Chena Glenn-Hart, immediate past chair of the Section, co-authored an article on the Section’s annual Retreat, which was held in Lancaster in April. As immediate past [...]

Whitepaper: Separation Period for No-Fault Divorces to Decrease

On September 26, 2016 the Pennsylvania Senate passed an amendment reducing the separation period for no-fault divorces from two to one year. Steve Hurvitz analyzed the new law and its implications for no-fault divorces in a new whitepaper: Separation Period for No-Fault Divorces to Decrease.

2016-10-11T12:50:23+00:00 October 3rd, 2016|Family Law, Whitepaper|