Chena L. Glenn-Hart – Shareholder, State College

Chena L. Glenn-Hart – Shareholder, State College 2016-11-05T08:32:27+00:00
Chena L. Glenn-Hart
Phone: 814-238-4926
  • Member, Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • Member, Centre County Bar Association
  • Member, PA Bar Association Civil Litigation Section
  • Chair-Elect, PBA Civil Litigation Section Council
  • Member, Pennsylvania Defense Institute
  • Leader, Girl Scouts in the Heart of PA
  • Case Summary Contributor, Pennsylvania Bar Association “Civil Litigation Update”
  • Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania
  • J.D., Franklin Pierce Law Center (now the University of New Hampshire School of Law), 1998 (Co-Editor and Article Author, The Annual Survey of New Hampshire Law, 1997-1998)
  • B.A., The Pennsylvania State University, 1992

A shareholder in the State College office, Chena Glenn-Hart joined McQuaide Blasko in 1999. As a member of the firm’s litigation practice group, she focuses her practice on personal injury and insurance defense, labor and employment law, orphan’s court, and general civil litigation. She has more than 15 years of experience in the courtroom trying cases before juries and judges to verdict and handling matters on appeal. She represents individual and business clients throughout Central Pennsylvania in federal and state court, administrative bodies, and alternative dispute resolution settings.

Chena’s recent accomplishments for clients include:

  • Successfully defending clients at jury trials, resulting in favorable defense verdicts with no damages awarded to personal injury plaintiffs
  • Securing favorable verdict for clients, resulting in award of damages for family partnership and stock disputes
  • Obtaining successful motions for summary judgment, resulting in dismissal of personal injury and contract claims brought against clients
  • Successfully defending employers against labor grievances under collective bargaining agreements and claims for unemployment compensation benefits

Chena is active in the Pennsylvania Bar Association Civil Litigation Section and currently serves on its council as chair-elect.