Attorney Erika Wahl Selected for Bar Leadership Initiative

Jun 21 2017

Attorney Erika A. Wahl has been selected as a member of Bar Leadership Initiative (BLI) class for the Young Lawyers Division of the Allegheny County Bar Association for the 2017-2018 bar year.  Each year, 15 applicants are selected to participate …

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Hear GHA Attorney Carla Donnelly Talking Support, Waiting Periods, Divorce

Jun 20 2017

Recently, Attorney Carla Donnelly appeared on the KQV Radio Show “Dealing with Divorce” hosted by Nan Cohen.  She talks about the new one-year waiting period for divorce in Pennsylvania, support, and what to expect at an initial consultation.  Listen in! Attorney Donnelly …

Posted in Divorce, In The News

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.

Posted in Divorce, General News

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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When Custody of the Grandkids is at Issue

May 03 2017

Custody of the Grandkids One of the most difficult areas of Pennsylvania family law offers unique challenges and opportunities for grandparents Carla Schiff Donnelly, Esq. Gentile, Horoho & Avalli, P.C. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Many people say that one of the most …

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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!  

Posted in Custody, Divorce, General News, In The News

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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