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Peter R. Andrews

Of Counsel | Attorney


Peter R. Andrews – (Of Counsel) is one of the founding shareholders of CGA Law Firm. He began practicing with the firm in 1967, which was formerly known as Laucks & Monroe. Pete provides legal counsel to all types of businesses and municipal entities. He has been representing clients in commercial, banking and public finance transactions for nearly 50 years. Pete is adept at developing a keen understanding of his clients’ business challenges and goals, and he takes pride in providing invaluable solutions to meet their needs. His experience allows him to join his business clients’ needs with community and civic goals to the benefit of all parties.

Pete Routinely Handles the Following Types of Matters:

  • Public finance matters and loan negotiation
  • Bond issues, stock sales and transfers
  • Business counseling, entity formation and corporate governance
  • Commercial real estate transactions
  • Mergers, acquisitions and divestitures

Pete is experienced in all aspects of municipal finance. He has served as underwriter’s counsel, issuer’s counsel, trustee’s counsel and bond insurer’s counsel in virtually every area of both tax exempt and taxable public finance. He represented the York County Industrial Development Authority and General Authority of South Central Pennsylvania for years. Typical financing projects included multi-family housing, health care institutions, public parks and industrial parks. In addition, Pete has represented numerous sewer authorities and condominium developers and associations throughout York County.

Pete takes a team approach to attorney/client relations. While he enjoys developing personal relationship with his clients, he also ensures that they have access to CGA Law Firm’s full team of attorneys who are knowledgeable in a wide range of disciplines. This allows him to effectively meet both the professional and personal needs of each client.

Representative Matters

  • Represented the General Authority of South Central Pennsylvania in the issuance of $250,000,000 bonds for WellSpan Health expansion project
  • Prepared condominium documents for and represent numerous condominium projects and associations
  • Represented York County Economic Development Corporation in the acquisition, financing and construction of the Philadelphia Street Industrial Plaza
  • Represented the General Authority of South Central Pennsylvania in the issuance of $75,000,000 bonds for the York County Judicial Center
  • Represented York County Industrial Authority in the planning and construction of the York Revolution’s “People Bank Baseball Park.”

Direct Phone Number

(717) 718-7116

Community Involvement
  • Adjunct Professor – Pennsylvania State University; Business Law and Estate Planning
  • Instructor – Pennsylvania Institute of Banking; Banking Law
  • J.D., Dickinson School of Law, 1964
  • B.A., Dickinson College, 1961
  • U.S. Army, Captain with Assistant Chief of Staff for Intelligence, Pentagon
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • York County Bar Association
  • Adjunct Professor, Pennsylvania State University, Business Law and Estate Planning
  • Instructor, Pennsylvania Institute of Banking – Banking Law
Industry Segments
  • Municipalities
  • Sewer Authorities
  • Real Estate Developers
  • Banking Institutions