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CGA Law Firm Welcomes Back Summer Associate Aurora Lynd

access_time Posted on: June 20th, 2022

Welcome back to CGA, Aurora! Aurora Lynd received the prestigious 2022 President’s Award! The Widener University Delaware Law School awards one President’s Award each year to the second-year student who contributed most to the school in terms of exceptional scholarship and extracurricular activities. This year, Aurora was the law school student who stood out from her peers for special recognition. Achieving top marks in law school is challenging enough, but Aurora also holds leadership positions in several prominent organizations and has an externship at the United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania. She is Editor-in-Chief of the… read more »

CGA Law Firm Welcomes Summer Associate Courtney Buechler

access_time Posted on: June 16th, 2022

Introducing CGA Summer Associate, Courtney Buechler! Courtney Buechler is a U.S. Army officer whose job is focused on protecting other service-members against threats of biological and chemical weapons, “dirty bombs,” and Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD). As a Chemical, Biological, Radiological, and Nuclear (CBRN) Officer, Courtney is frequently called upon to share her scientific expertise with every type of unit in the Army. Courtney’s interest in law school was sparked while teaching Military Science at Texas Tech University. During her time there, The Judge Advocate of the United States Army (TJAG) was hosted for a campus visit and he discussed… read more »

CGA Law Firm Welcomes Summer Intern Hannah Dubbs

access_time Posted on: June 15th, 2022

Introducing CGA Summer Intern Hannah Dubbs! Growing up, Hannah always knew that she would become an attorney. From an early age, she demonstrated strong debating skills and the ability to defend a viewpoint objectively. Hannah has always found law interesting and is often told that she would make a great attorney. She has never wavered from this goal. Her secret weapon is that people often underestimate her ability. They do not expect her to be so driven academically. Hannah takes the most challenging classes and achieves top marks. Hannah is a graduate of Kennard-Dale High School, and a current rising… read more »

CGA Law Firm Welcomes Attorney Taylor M. Baublitz

access_time Posted on: June 10th, 2022

Welcome, Attorney Taylor M. Baublitz! A York County native, Taylor grew up in a home that emphasized the value of education. Her parents taught her to think critically with reason, but also encouraged her creativity. At Lebanon Valley College, Taylor chose classes of great interest to her, which resulted in an Art History major with a Political Science and a Law and Society double minor. In her last year of undergraduate studies, Taylor interned for the Lebanon Valley Public Defender’s Office. The Public Defender’s Office primarily represented indigent adult and juvenile defendants with misdemeanor or felony charges. She gained experience… read more »

Former CGA Attorney Rees Griffiths and his wife, Sue, initiate the Griffiths Salvation Army Scholarship

access_time Posted on: May 27th, 2022

The Griffiths Salvation Army Scholarship launched this year with a $10,000 scholarship presented to a York High senior at the York High Awards Ceremony last evening. The recipient plans to attend Morgan State University to study nursing. Major Babbitt presented the scholarship. Rees and Sue’s estate plans provide that 80 percent of their estate goes to awarding similar scholarships to high achieving students with clear financial need. They established the program early to ensure they could celebrate the scholarships with the recipients and make certain the process worked smoothly while they are still around. The Griffiths describe the decision to… read more »

CGA Law Firm Welcomes Rebecca Mendez to the Team

access_time Posted on: May 19th, 2022

Welcome, Rebecca Mendez! Rebecca moved to York, Pennsylvania from her childhood home in the Bronx, New York. Growing up in a popular destination that included the Yankees Stadium, the Bronx Zoo, and the New York Botanical Gardens, she was used to the fast-pace of an active metropolis. She was attracted to the serenity and peacefulness that could be found in our rolling landscapes dotted with animals and farms. As someone who likes caring for and helping people, Rebecca began her career in the hospitality industry. She worked at the front desk of a local hotel and it was her job… read more »

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 »

Vote for CGA Law Firm in the Central Penn Business Journal’s Reader Rankings for 2022!

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 »