Charles Avalli Appointed Senior Hearing Committee Member of the Disciplinary Board of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania

Jun 06 2018

The Disciplinary Board of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania has appointed Pittsburgh estate and divorce litigation attorney Charles J. Avalli as a Senior Hearing Committee Member in the District IV Disciplinary District for a three year term.   As a Senior …

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Carla Schiff Donnelly Elected to ACBA Family Law Section Council

May 30 2018

Pittsburgh – Carla Schiff Donnelly, a Principal in the Pittsburgh-based family law firm of Gentile, Horoho & Avalli, P.C. (GHA) has been elected to the Family Law Section Council of the Allegheny County Bar Association. The role of the Family …

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Three GHA Principals Honored

Apr 19 2018

Kerri Cappella was selected by the American Institute of Family Law Attorneys as 10 Best in Pennsylvania, 2017-2018. Ms. Cappella is also a Fellow in the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, currently serving on the Board of Examiners for the …

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Attorney Charles Avalli Named Vice-Chair of Pennsylvania Orphans’ Court Rules Committee

Apr 10 2018

The Pennsylvania Supreme Court has selected Pittsburgh estate planning and litigation attorney Charles J. Avalli to be the Vice-Chairman of the Orphans’ Court Procedural Rules Committee, which manages the rules that govern matters in Orphans’ Court. Avalli is a member …

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Hear GHA’s Carla Donnelly talk Divorce on KDKA

Mar 11 2018

Recently, Attorney Carla Donnelly appeared on the KDKA Radio Show Divorce Total Talk  hosted by Nan Cohen.  She answers listeners questions about divorce.  Listen in!  

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GHA Attorney Ken Horoho Quoted in Post Gazette Re Taxes and Alimony

Feb 14 2018

GH&A Attorney Ken Horoho weighs in on the change to the tax code impacting the deduction for alimony in this Post Gazette article.   The article states: Thanks to the recent passing of the federal Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, married …

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The New Tax Code and Alimony: What You Need to Know

Jan 27 2018

On Friday December 22, 2017, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 was signed into law. This bill will make significant adjustments to both individual and corporate tax rates as well as various other terms and provisions of the …

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New Statewide Guidelines for Court Records Access Goes Into Effect on January 8, 2018

Dec 22 2017

On January 8, 2018, a new statewide public records access policy goes into effect which will govern how Court records at all levels will be available for viewing. Parties to actions and their counsel of record will have one level …

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GHA Attorney Carla Schiff Donnelly Speaks on Divorce

Oct 06 2017

On September 29, 2017, GHA Attorney Carla Schiff Donnelly spoke at the Rivers Club Women’s Leadership Breakfast on “Knowing Your Rights in a Divorce.”  The attendees learned about waiting periods, how support is calculated, how assets are divided and what …

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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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