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CGA Law Firm Welcomes Edna Santiago Quirindongo to the Team

access_time Posted on: May 13th, 2022

Welcome to CGA, Edna Santiago Quirindongo! CGA’s newest paralegal is vivacious, intelligent, contagiously energetic, and has a passion for law. Edna has an Associate’s Degree in Criminal Justice and will complete her Bachelor’s Degree in Legal Studies next fall. She works full time, takes a maximum course load of classes, and is the mother of two young boys. Edna pursued her first degree in criminal justice because she wanted to help people. She was specifically interested in protecting people and ensuring justice in society. She put her care for people to work in the health care industry and later in… read more »

Central Penn Business Journal’s Reader Rankings 2022 are Here!

access_time Posted on: May 9th, 2022

CGA Law Firm is in the running for several awards from Central Penn Business Journal’s Reader Rankings! We are nominated in the following categories: “Law Firm – Business”“Law Firm – Estate Planning”“Law Firm – Family”“Law Firm – Intellectual Property”“Law Firm – Labor and Employment”“Law Firm – Real Estate ” Did you know? CGA Law Firm is nominated in EVERY category of Law Firm awards! The deadline to vote is May 30th at midnight! VOTE HERE! Need some voting help? To find the “Law Firm” categories: scroll down until you reach the “Law Firm” sections and click the CGA vote button… read more »

Congratulations to the 2022 “A Force for Good” Award Winners!

access_time Posted on: May 9th, 2022

This year’s Give Local York was held on Friday, May 6th over the entire 24-hour day and raised a cumulative $4,173,330 for 292 different organizations in York County. CGA Law Firm would like to extend our gratitude to the nearly eleven thousand donors who pitched in to fundraise this year. The winners of the four CGA Law Firm “A Force for Good” Awards are; the Red Land Community Library, Leg Up Farm, Here with Us Farm Sanctuary, and The Salvation Army of York, PA. These organizations won an additional $500 because they were the non-profit that was donated to the… read more »

Congratulations to Pam Seay on 20 Years with CGA!

access_time Posted on: May 2nd, 2022

In 2002, Pam Seay was recruited by CGA Law Firm to establish an Abstracting Department for the firm. She had over seventeen years of experience in the field and was willing to take on the challenge in the CGA Office in its previous location on Duke Street. Pam’s primary role as firm abstractor was and is to determine ownership of specific tracts of land by making sense of all the pertinent data that she can find. Her work is called abstracting because after gathering and analyzing the reams of information on a specific tract of land, she prepares an abstract… read more »

Attorney Spotlight: Daniel M. Fennick

access_time Posted on: April 5th, 2022

Of Counsel Attorney Daniel M. Fennick is a volunteer woodworking instructor to hearing impaired students at the Escuela de Educación Especial de San Miguel de Allende (San Miguel School for Special Education) in San Miguel de Allende, in Guanajuato, Mexico. The San Miguel School for Special Education is a non-profit school funded primarily from grants, donations, and fundraising. In Guanajuato, the government does not support schools for the deaf, and public schools lack the ability and instruction to properly teach deaf students. The school opened in 2012 with only three teachers, and in 2019, for the first time, three young… read more »

Attorney Jack Hartman Publishes Novel “No Favorite Child” with Fulton Books

access_time Posted on: March 7th, 2022

Attorney Jack M. Hartman, Litigation Chair at CGA, has just released the medical/legal thriller, “No Favorite Child”!“No Favorite Child” is already receiving rave reviews from at least ten CGA legal professionals. CGA President, Jeffrey Rehmeyer, described the story and characters as “intriguing” and the interplay between legal and medical issues as “captivating.” Other attorneys have also given it their highest recommendation.Jack’s novel is available in print on Amazon and Barnes & Noble, and is now available in eBook version on Kindle (in Amazon), iTunes, and Google Play. This information is available on the webpage HERE along with a short YouTube… read more »

Farm and Natural Lands Trust Seeks Properties for Preservation

access_time Posted on: February 1st, 2022

For more than thirty years, the Farm & Natural Lands Trust of York County (FNLT) has been working to preserve our County’s finest farm ground, woodland, soils, streams, and wetlands. FNLT is now accepting applications from interested landowners for preservation in its 2022 season. Owners of properties containing farms, open spaces, and other natural resources are welcome to apply. Landowners who preserve their property with FNLT can receive financial payment and tax deductions while assuring that their property will be shielded from unwanted future development. FNLT protects properties with a conservation easement, a flexible tool that provides future protection while… read more »

Judge John C. Uhler’s End-of-the-Year Message for the York County Bar Foundation

access_time Posted on: December 30th, 2021

Watch the video below to watch and listen to Judge John C. Uhler’s end-of-the-year message for the York County Bar Foundation’s 30th year. Below the video, there is a full audio transcript available for reading. Judge John C. Uhler, President of the York County Bar Foundation, gives his end-of-the-year-message to the Foundation and its members. This video marks the 30th year of the York County Bar Foundation. Video Transcript Good afternoon members of the Bar Association, representatives from the bench, and any Bar Foundation members who are non-attorneys. It was my sincere honor and privilege to serve the York County… read more »

CGA Law Firm Welcomes Yaribeth McGarvey

access_time Posted on: December 9th, 2021

Have you been greeted by a friendly new receptionist in the CGA lobby? Our newest CGA Law Firm team member is Yaribeth McGarvey. Yaribeth spent most of her career before and after children in the banking industry as a Bank Service Specialist. Her primary duties in this role were setting up new accounts, communicating with customers to solve inquiries, overseeing all transactions, and performing data entry. Yaribeth is bilingual, proficient on the computer, detail-oriented, and has excellent communication skills which have helped her excel in the banking industry and are highly valued in the legal field. We credit fellow legal… read more »

Attorney Rebecca Shanaman Joins Downtown York Rotary

access_time Posted on: December 8th, 2021

Congratulations to Attorney Rebecca Shanaman for joining the Downtown York Rotary! Attorney Rebecca Shanaman is the Chair of the CGA Real Estate Group and focuses her practice on real estate law and business law. Originally from Chicago, Rebecca joined CGA in 2016 and brought over a decade of experience with her to strengthen our departments. Rebecca is experienced in negotiating and closing sophisticated business and commercial real estate acquisitions and sales. She is skilled at negotiating and drafting contracts, including purchase and sale agreements, commercial leases, asset purchase agreements, solar leases, and multi-member operating agreements. Rebecca has significant experience in… read more »