AREAS OF PRACTICE
Nikolaus & Hohenadel, LLP is pleased to make the following announcements:
September 4, 2014
Wanda S. Whare has been elected President of Lancaster Dollars for Higher Learning. This non-profit organization provides financial resources to Lancaster County residents in support of their post-secondary educational goals.
October 31, 2013
Wanda S. Whare was elected Vice President of Sudan Rebirth Ministry, a non-profit corporation that provides scholarships to children of South Sudan.
August 1, 2013
June 4, 2013
Joseph G. Muzic, Jr. was named a PA Super Lawyer in the category of personal injury defense litigation. PA Super Lawyers is a rating service of lawyers in various practice areas who have attained recognition by their peers through nominations and evaluations. The list appears in Pennsylvania Super Lawyers, Philadelphia and Pittsburgh magazines.
May 23, 2013
Matthew J. Creme Jr. has been appointed Chair of the Magistrate Judge Merit Selection Panel of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. The panel assists the Court in identifying and recommending persons who are qualified for appointment to the position of Federal Magistrate Judge for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania .
May 15, 2013
Jeffrey A. Mills and Mandy Lloyd Heinz were both certified as specialists in the practice of Workers' Compensation law by the Pennsylvania Bar Association's Section on Workers' Compensation Law as authorized by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court. In March 2013, Mr. Mills and Mrs. Heinz sat for the very first Pennsylvania Workers' Compensation Certification Examination. The examination was four hours long and covered a wide range of topics within the field. Mr. Mills and Mrs. Heinz recently received confirmation that they both successfully passed the examination. The certifications as Workers' Compensation Specialists are for five years commencing on May 1, 2013.
March 26, 2013
Matthew J. Creme, Jr. was appointed by the President of the Pennsylvania Bar Association (PBA) to serve as the PBA's appointee to serve on a task force of Local Government Commission of the Pennsylvania General assembly that will complete a comprehensive review of Act 47 of 1987, the Municipal Financial Recovery Act. The task force also is comprised of representatives from muncipal associations, research organizations, business interests, higher education, the U.S. Bankruptcy Court and the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development. For a copy of the Press Release Click Here.
January 8, 2013
Bernadette M. Hohenadel, was appointed to serve a two year term on the Board of the Coalition for Smart Growth, an organization focused on providing education and advocacy on issues pertaining to smart growth and growth management in Lancaster County. The Coalition Board is comprised of representatives from the building and development industry, municipalities, preservation organizations, agricultural community, and affordable housing providers, as well as financial and business leaders in the community.
January 7, 2013
January 1, 2013
Robert S. Cronin, Jr. has been named a partner of Nikolaus & Hohenadel, LLP. Mr. Cronin practices in the area of family law, affordable housing development, and civil litigation.
April 26, 2012
Donald H. Nikolaus, Esquire was honored for Outstanding Professional Achievement by Lancaster Catholic High School at its annual Alumni Citation Awards Ceremony on April 21, 2012. Established in 2003 as part of the school's 75th Anniversary celebration, the Alumni Citation awards program pays tribute to the remarkable men and women, who, throughout history, have distinguished themselves and brought honor to their Alma Mater. Mr. Nikolaus is a member of the Class of 1960 at Lancaster Catholic. For a copy of the Press Release click here.
April 5, 2012
Nikolaus & Hohenadel, LLP was featured in an article in the Central Pennsylvania Business Journal's Milestones 2012 Magazine recognizing the firm's 40 year anniversary. For a copy of the article please click here.
February 20, 2012
Matthew J. Creme, Jr will be a featured panel speaker at a Public Forum held by The Lancaster County Coalition for Smart Growth on February 23, 2012 at the Lancaster County Emergency Management Training Center. For more information and details please click here.
December 23, 2011
At its annual holiday celebration, Nikolaus and Hohenadel, LLP took time to recognize and honor 6 employees who have provided 20 or more years of full time service to the law firm. The honored employees included Ednamay Witmer, Marcia Mutzabaugh, Lucretia Nikolaus, Joeanne Meiskey, Michelle Smith and Donna Maus. Speaking for the firm, partner Jeff Mills stated "It is with pride and gratitude that we honor the extraordinary contributions of these employees."
October 20, 2011
Nikolaus & Hohenadel, LLP will hold an Open House to celebrate the opening of our new Quarryville Office located at 215 East State Street, Suite A, Quarryville PA on Wednesday, November 9, 2011 from 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm. The office is located in the Stoner Business Center. Light refreshments will be served. Please join us!
October 3, 2011
Attorneys Angel Torres and Jeff Mills will present a seminar regarding the rights and responsibilities of injured workers under the Pennsylvania Workers' Compensation Act on October 15, 2011 at Centro Hispano, 545 Pershing Ave in Lancaster, Pa beginning at 10:00 a.m. It will cover topics including reporting the injury, treatment options, benefits payable, settlements, medical examinations, impairment rating evaluations and much more. The seminar will be presented in spanish.
Los Abogados Angel Torres y Jeff Mills estarán presentando un seminario sobre los derechos y responsabilidades de trabajadores heridos bajo las Leyes de Compensación al Trabajador de Pensilvania el 15 de octubre del 2011 en el Centro Hispano, localizado en la 545 de la Avenida Pershing en Lancaster, PA, comenzando a las 10:00 a.m. El seminario incluirá temas como reportar su accidente o herida, opciones del tratamiento, beneficios disponibles bajo la ley, acuerdos globales, exámenes médicos, evaluaciones de impedimento, y mucho mas. Si usted se ha herido en el trabajo no puede perder este seminario.
September 22, 2011
The Lancaster Bar Association Foundation has established the "Matt Creme Access to Justice Fund". The fund, named after Nikolaus & Hohenadel parter Matthew J. Creme, Jr., and current president of the Pennsylvania Bar Association, will be used to further the mission of the Lancaster Bar Association Foundation to help fund programs that provide legal services and access to the legal system to low income individuals and families. The Lancaster Sunday News covered the event in an article entitled "Fund will help low income families with legal needs" by Paula Wolf. Click here for a link to the article.
August 1, 2011
Nikolaus & Hohenadel, LLP is pleased to announce a relocation and expansion of its local office in Quarryville, PA. The new office is located at 215 East State Street, Suite A, Quarryville, PA 17566. Phone: (717) 806-5139. Fax: (717) 806-5426. Located in the Stoner Business Center, the office is a fully staffed, full service law office to better serve our friends and neighbors in southern Lancaster County.
The hours of operation will be Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm, and at other times by appointment.
Nikolaus & Hohenadel, LLP will continue to offer legal services in the area of Real Estate, Personal Injury, Workers' Compensation, Zoning & Planning, Wills, Trusts and Estates, Business Law, Family Law, Social Security Disability, Elder Law, Bankruptcy and General Litigation.
Current and prospective clients may continue to contact attorneys Bryan D. Cutler, Barbara Reist Dillon or Lisa McCoy at Nikolaus & Hohenadel, LLP at 299-3726 (Lancaster) or 806-5139 (Quarryville).
May 26, 2011Bernadette M. Hohenadel, Esquire was awarded the President's Award in recognition of her outstanding service to the LBA, PBA and the Lancaster Community by the Lancaster Bar Association as its annual dinner on May 12, 2011.
May 10, 2011
Paula D. Munson, Esquire was awarded the 2011 "Housing Advocate of the Year Award" from Housing Development Corporation (HDC) MidAtlantic at its 40th Anniversary Annual Banquet in Lancaster.
Matthew J. Creme, Jr, Esquire was featured in an article in the Legal Intelligencer on May 10, 2011. The article entitled " At PBA's helm, Creme to Focus on Process, Forging Consensus" by Leo Strupczewski may be viewed by clicking here.
April 27, 2011
Matthew J. Creme, Jr, Esquire was featured in the May/June 2011 issue of The Pennsylvania Lawyer Magazine. The article entitled "Arriving with a Reputation as a Consensus-Builder" by Don Sarvey may be viewed by clicking here.