Small Business Owners and COVID-19 The COVID-19 pandemic has affected every one of us—but perhaps none more so than small businesses owners. A May 2020 study, conducted by the Society for Human Resource Management, reported that 42% of small business owners had to close their business as a result of the pandemic and that 62% of small businesses experienced a decrease in revenue. In November 2020, Vice President Harris acknowledged these bleak circumstances by confirming that one in four small businesses in the US have closed due to COVID-19. Over the last year and a half, the federal government has… read more »
CGA Law Firm, one of the largest firms in South Central Pennsylvania, now has a satellite office in Hanover. The CGA Hanover Office is located at 215 Broadway, Hanover, PA 17331. Please call (717) 632-0067 to schedule an appointment.
We’re honored to be awarded the Donor Organization Award from the Pennsylvania Immigration Resource Center! 2021 marks PIRC’s 25th year! Light of Liberty celebrates supporters and volunteers who provide services to vulnerable immigrants in Pennsylvania. The Pennsylvania Immigration Resource Center coordinates volunteer organizations and donors in assisting immigrants with interpretation, pro bono legal representation, medical and psychological evaluations, and financial support.The ceremony will be held online on September 22nd! Learn more and register here!
The Founder Beat has launched! CGA Law Firm recognizes that when local businesses thrive, the whole community thrives.“We celebrate entrepreneurs because they are our risk-takers,” says Attorney Margaret “Meike” Driscoll, CGA Chair of the Business and Corporate Law Practice Group. “Starting something new takes tremendous courage.”Follow this link to read the full article in The Founder Beat: https://thefounderbeat.com/cga-law-firm/.CGA is proud to support The Founder Beat as a Benefactor. The Founder Beat is an online platform that publishes weekly features on York County entrepreneurs. We empower entrepreneurs by sharing their stories and we help them succeed by connecting them to resources… read more »
CGA Law Firm is excited to announce that Attorney Larry Wolf has joined the legal team as an Of Counsel attorney. Larry has been practicing law in Hanover since he passed the Bar in 1975. His diverse practice included family law, business law, estate planning and administration, bankruptcy and debt restructuring, and real estate law. In recent years, he has focused his practice primarily on bankruptcy and debt restructuring, while maintaining his business and estate planning clients. In his bankruptcy practice, Larry has represented thousands of individuals and businesses experiencing a financial crisis. He credits his success in this area… read more »
*Applications are now closed* CGA Law Firm is seeking an experienced bankruptcy paralegal who will be relied upon to assist attorneys in preparing bankruptcy petitions, schedules, and pleadings, and be able to manage a large caseload of consumer debtor matters. The candidate is expected to meet with clients, prepare correspondence and submissions to clients and the Court. Prefer 3+ years of experience in Chapter 7 & 13 debtor bankruptcy proceedings. Exp with Best Case a plus. Candidates must be comfortable in a fast-paced law firm and be able to work in a team environment. Submissions from interested parties will be… read more »
Congratulations Pete! Pete Solymos is an experienced litigator who has tried more than 70 jury trials. His trial work included civil, criminal, eminent domain, and municipal matters in the courts of the Middle District: York, Adams, Lancaster, Dauphin, Cumberland, Franklin Counties, among others. Pete also represented clients before all Pennsylvania Appellate Courts, where he represented many municipal clients. For years he also had an active Domestic Relations practice. He was appointed by the court to be a Custody Master and served for over 15 years. He noted that this experience was one of the most memorable and gratifying of his… read more »
The 30th Edition of YRK Magazine features two articles sponsored by CGA; one on Attorney Rohrbaugh’s client Amanda Witmer, owner, stylist, and manager of Everyone Deserves Flowers; and one article on Latinos Unidos’ fostering of community resources for the growing Latino population in York. Attorney Garcia Fisher is a Latinos Unidos Board Member.
On Thursday, August 12th, 2021, we hosted our very first Leadership Soak for the ALS Association: Greater Philadelphia Chapter and surpassed our fundraising goal of $2500! A BIG Thank You to all the attorneys, staff, and community members who came together for this! The Leadership Team prepares themselves for a huge bucket!Larry’s granddaughter found the super soaker!Bucket time for Jeff!Craig gets dunked!The Leadership Team and volunteer bucket-throwers!Frank forgot to put in his snorkel!The Leadership Team gets splashed!Jeff gets dunked!Craig didn’t take off his hat for this one!Larry welcomes the water bucket!Frank can’t get enough of this heat wave relief!What a… read more »
Gary M. Gilbert is a founding partner of CGA Law Firm and has been practicing law for 59 years. Based on his education and personal experiences, Gary is skilled in dealing with business matters. Through his participation on numerous boards, he developed a keen understanding of how business owners think and how to meet their needs. Gary is particularly experienced in business sales and transfers and succession planning. He believes his success hinges on his ability to be a trusted advisor. Gary’s ClientsMany of Gary’s clients are family-owned and closely-held businesses. He works with them to ensure optimum terms for the transfer… read more »