On January 19, 2018, Attorney Julia Cronin Rater volunteered at the Speed Networking Event hosted by the Career Services Office at Penn State Law. Attorney Rater was one of several attorneys from preeminent law firms across the state who worked with law students on their interviewing and networking skills. In meeting with the law students [...]
McQuaide Blasko sponsored Leadership Centre County’s (LCC’s) annual luncheon on January 10, 2018. The event was attended by over 120 people, including LCC Board Member Phil Miles, and member of the Class of 2018, Mike Chilcot.
Four McQuaide Blasko attorneys were admitted to the bar of the Supreme Court of the United States on January 9 as part of an event sponsored by the Blair County Bar Association Young Lawyer’s Division. Sean Burke, Jessica Fisher, Chris Michelone, and Phil Miles traveled to Washington, DC to attend the admission ceremony and oral [...]
The Altoona Mirror recently ran a front page story featuring Grace Misera, an office assistant in McQuaide Blasko’s Hollidaysburg office. The article, Gap years gaining in popularity, includes quotes from Grace regarding her experience working for McQuaide Blasko while taking a “gap year.” Altoona Mirror photo by Gary M. Baranec
Attorney Steve Hurvitz published a new article, Third Party Standing and Custody Proceedings. The article originally appeared in the December 2017 issue of The Pennsylvania Family Lawyer. Steve Hurvitz currently serves as Chair of the Pennsylvania Bar Association Family Law Section.
Attorney Michael Chilcot published a new article, Legal Custody and Best Interests: Vaccines, Science and the Law, in the December 2017 issue of The Pennsylvania Family Lawyer.
McQuaide Blasko once again coordinated with Elmcroft Assisted Living Facility to provide gifts to elderly residents who may not otherwise receive gifts over the holidays. Diane Jordan, Director of Estate & Trust Administration, led the drive. 51 residents will get gifts as a result of these efforts.
Attorney Julia Cronin Rater recently served as author and faculty member for two seminars presented by the Pennsylvania Bar Institute, the continuing legal education arm of the Pennsylvania Bar Association. On December 1, 2017, Attorney Rater presented on family law matters for The Year in Review for the General Practitioner. On December 15, 2017, Attorney [...]
The Pennsylvania Bar Association Civil Litigation Section is presenting a series of “Trial Mini-Camps” across Pennsylvania to educate attorneys on trial techniques. On December 6, 2017, the PBA hosted one of the camps in Bellefonte. The Bellefonte camp featured a panel of trial attorneys including McQuaide Blasko attorney Chena Glenn-Hart, local practitioners, and Centre County [...]
McQuaide Blasko contributed to the Centre County United Way (CCUW) Taste of the Town event on December 3, 2017. Several McQuaide Blasko attorneys and their spouses attended the event, which featured food and beverages from establishments in the State College area. Tom Schrack currently serves on the CCUW Board of Directors. Pictured (left to right): [...]