Family Law

McQuaide Blasko Sponsored Centre County Women’s Resource Center (CCWRC) Celebration Luncheon

McQuaide Blasko sponsored the CCWRC's Celebration Luncheon, held on May 23, 2017 at the Nittany Lion Inn. The annual luncheon recognized staff, board members, sponsors, and award recipients for their contributions to the CCWRC. Two McQuaide Blasko attorneys - past board member, Suzette Sims, and current board member, Phil Miles - attended the event.

Attorney Stephanie Murphy Included in the 2017 Pennsylvania Rising Star List

Stephanie Murphy was included in the 2017 Pennsylvania Rising Star list for the practice area of Family Law. This honor was published in May issue of Super Lawyers Magazine by Thomson Reuters and the publishers of Philadelphia Magazine and Pittsburgh Magazine. Super Lawyers Magazine selects its Rising Star attorneys using a multiphase process, which includes [...]

New Whitepaper: Recent Superior Court Decision Further Solidifies Pennsylvania’s Formulaic Approach to Child Support

Attorney Mike Chilcot drafted a new whitepaper explaining the Superior Court of Pennsylvania’s family law decision in Hanrahan v. Bakker, and its implications: Recent Superior Court Decision Further Solidifies Pennsylvania’s Formulaic Approach to Child Support. (Read Whitepaper)

2016-12-19T14:07:31+00:00 December 19th, 2016|Family Law, State College office news|

Get to know Mike Chilcot

McQuaide Blasko proudly welcomes Michael R. Chilcot, Jr. to its State College office. He is a member of the firm’s domestic relations practice group that represents clients in all areas of family law. Since being admitted to practice law in 2014, Mike has helped clients through their most difficult times. Mike is a member of [...]

2016-12-09T18:52:15+00:00 December 9th, 2016|Family Law, State College office news|

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|

Julia Cronin Rater presented on family law in PBI’s “CLE for the Busy Lawyer”

On June 29th, Julia Cronin Rater served as faculty for the seminar entitled "CLE for the Busy Lawyer" presented by the Pennsylvania Bar Institute. She presented on the topic of family law updates , discussing family law decisions rendered by the Pennsylvania appellate courts and legislative happenings over the past year.

2016-11-05T08:32:31+00:00 July 1st, 2016|Family Law|

Attorney Stephanie Murphy Included in the 2016 Pennsylvania Rising Star List

Stephanie Murphy was included in the 2016 Pennsylvania Rising Star list for the practice area of Family Law.  This honor was published in May issue of Super Lawyers Magazine by Thomson Reuters and the publishers of Philadelphia Magazine and Pittsburgh Magazine.  Super Lawyers Magazine selects its Rising Star attorneys using a multiphase process, which includes [...]

2016-10-11T12:42:01+00:00 May 10th, 2016|Family Law, Hershey Office news|

Attorney Stephanie Murphy Speaks at Family Law Institute

On April 19, 2016, Stephanie Murphy spoke at the Pennsylvania Bar Institute Family Law Institute on the topic of “Divorce in the Golden Years,” a presentation which highlighted her experience in the areas of Family Law and Elder Law.

2016-11-05T08:32:31+00:00 April 19th, 2016|Family Law, Hershey Office news|