General News

GHA Sponsors Lending Hearts Golf Tournament To Raise Money for Children Fighting Cancer

Sep 08 2017

Lending Hearts’ mission is to provide emotional and social support to children and young adults with cancer and their families through unique activities and community outreach.  GHA Attorney Amanda McCracken Raber sits on the board of this important organization for our …

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Gentile, Horoho & Avalli, P.C. Named to List of Ten Best Law Firms for Pennsylvania for Client Satisfaction

Aug 10 2017

Gentile, Horoho & Avalli, P.C. has been selected for membership as one of the ten best law firms for Pennsylvania by the American Institute of Family Law Attorneys “AIOFLA”.  The AIOFLA is an impartial third party attorney and firm rating …

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In the Spotlight: Child Support

Jul 16 2017

Generally speaking, parents have an obligation to financially support their children. Pennsylvania law is based on the belief that both parties should be contributing towards the costs associated with the care of their children in proportion to their respective incomes. …

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In the Spotlight: Elective Share of Surviving Spouse

Jun 16 2017

In Pennsylvania, a surviving spouse may choose between taking under the will of a deceased spouse or taking an elective share.  By taking an elective share, a spouse receives a one-third share of a pool of assets. However, the right …

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Attorney Carla Donnelly Quoted in HuffPost about Divorce

Jun 15 2017

Our GHA attorneys are often called upon by the press to talk about issues related to divorce.  Most recently, Carla Schiff Donnelly was quoted in the Huffington Post about reasons for divorce.  Read the article here.

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Congratulations to our Super Lawyers!

Jun 10 2017

Gentile, Horoho & Avalli would like to congratulate the following attorneys for their selection as 2017 Super Lawyers: Kerri Lee Cappella Kenneth J. Horoho, Jr. Lorraine W. Mervan Rebecca A. Myers (Rising Star)

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In the Spotlight: Protection from Abuse

Jun 09 2017

Conflict in the household is often a driving factor that leads partners to contemplate separation or divorce. Such conflict can take many forms, from overt physical abuse to ongoing, subtle emotional mistreatment. And the abuse can arise from a single …

Posted in Custody, General News, Protection From Abuse

Congratulations to Attorneys Cappella and Myers

May 04 2017

We are pleased to announce that two of our Principals have won election to positions within the Allegheny County Bar Association. Kerri Cappella  has been elected to  the ACBA Board of Governors. Rebecca A. Myers  has been elected to the …

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Hear GHA Attorney Carla Donnelly Talking Divorce, Custody

Apr 25 2017

Recently, Attorney Carla Donnelly appeared on the KQV Radio Show “Dealing with Divorce” hosted by Nan Cohen.  She talks about getting started with your divorce, custody issues and what happens at an initial consultation.  Listen in!  

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GHA Principal, Kerri Cappella, Named Best Lawyers in America 2017 Women of Influence

Apr 24 2017

GHA Principal Attorney, Kerri Lee Cappella, has been honored to be included in the Best Lawyers in America “Women of Influence” Spring, 2017 Edition. We at GHA congratulate and thank Kerri for her leadership and professionalism.

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