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The field of DUI defense is constantly evolving, and the experienced DUI attorneys of The McShane Firm are constantly working and training to stay on the cutting edge and provide you with experience, aggressive representation.

Here’s a collection of the latest news and blog posts from our ever-busy firm:

6th DUID Class Hosted at Axion Labs

October 2, 2017
  The CEO of the McShane Firm, recently hosted 6th DUID Lab Course at Axion Labs in Chicago. The course focuses on the science involved in DUI drug cases and gives lawyers the tools to prepare scientific defenses for these cases. For more information visit: Forensic Chromatography

ATTORNEY TIM BARROUK SELECTED AS A 2017 PENNSYLVANIA SUPER LAWYER

May 15, 2017
  This Year Again, Super Lawyers Magazine selected Attorney Tim Barrouk of The McShane Firm as a Pennsylvania Super Lawyer.  It comes as no surprise to all of us who know him.

ATTORNEY JUSTIN MCSHANE SELECTED AS A 2017 PENNSYLVANIA SUPER LAWYER

March 20, 2017
  Again This year, Super Lawyers Magazine selected Attorney Justin McShane as a Pennsylvania Super Lawyer.  It comes as no surprise to all of us who know him.

THE MCSHANE FIRM ADDS JASON JEFFERIS TO THE ALL STAR TEAM

September 19, 2016
  Recently, The McShane Firm added a new attorney to our DUI All Star Team.  Please meet Jason Jefferis! Jason personally cares about her clients and isn’t afraid to fight in the courtroom on their behalf.

CPPA reelects Cathi Leigh McAdams as President, Amanda Jones as Vice President

April 12, 2016

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Cathi Leigh McAdams has been reelected as President of the CPPA (Central Pennsylvania Paralegal Association) for this year. Alongside her, Amanda Jones has been elected VP for the same period.

The mission of the CPPA (Central Pennsylvania Paralegal Association) is:

To promote, protect and advance the paralegal profession and its interests through fostering creative expansion of paralegal roles, at all times operating within the boundaries of the profession; to offer continuing education to paralegals; and to encourage communication between individual paralegals and paralegal associations regarding developments in the profession.

Hard-work and dedication in preparing and researching each case has resulted in well-deserved success for both, Cathi and Amanda.

The McShane Firm congratulates Cathi Leigh McAdams and Amanda Jones on their achievements and a job well done!

THE MCSHANE FIRM ADDS KAITLYN CLARKSON TO THE ALL STAR TEAM

January 18, 2016
  Recently, The McShane Firm added a new attorney to our DUI All Star Team.  Please meet Kaitlyn Clarkson! Kaitlyn personally cares about her clients and isn’t afraid to fight in the courtroom on their behalf.

Cathi Leigh to Represent CPPA at National Federation of Paralegal Associations

March 24, 2015
  Cathi Leigh McAdams was recently elected as President of the Central Pennsylvania Paralegal Association (CPPA). Cathi Leigh has previously served as CPPA’s 1^st Vice President and 2^nd Vice President. The mission of the CPPA is: To promote, protect and advance the paralegal profession and its interests through fostering creative expansion of paralegal roles, at all times operating within the boundaries of the profession; to offer continuing education to paralegals; and to encourage communication between individual paralegals and paralegal associations regarding developments in the profession. Cathi Leigh will be representing CPPA at the National Federation of Paralegal Associations annual Joint Convention in Portland, Oregon May 1-3, 2015. This achievement is a testament of the hard-work and dedication Cathi Leigh puts into preparing and researching each case and the level of excellence she offers to our clients. The McShane Firm congratulates Cathi Leigh on this achievement and a job well done!

Attorney Richard Roberts Admitted to Third Circuit Court of Appeals

March 16, 2015
  The McShane Firm congratulates Attorney Richard Roberts who were recently admitted to the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit. To learn more, please visit his attorney profile: Attorney Richard Roberts

Judge strikes down three gun laws in Harrisburg

February 26, 2015
  Today, Judge Dowling issued an opinion ultimately granting U.S. Law Shield’s Motion for Preliminary Injunction with respect to three of the five contested Harrisburg gun ordinances. The Court additionally declined to stay the proceedings, which means the litigation will continue. Attorney Justin McShane and Mike Giaramita of The McShane Firm are representing U.S. Law Shield in this case. Read more

Hugney Freed After Nearly 36 Years

January 23, 2015
  James Hugney Sr. was jailed for 35 years, 11 months and 3 days for a an arson that never happened. He was convicted through a jury trial based on the theory that he set his house on fire, pouring flammable liquid around the bed of his then 16-year old son, in a fit of rage. Attorney Justin McShane and his team at Them McShane Firm worked tirelessly on this case and retained international fire experts to prove that the science was wrong in his original conviction. Today, Mr. Hugney was released from prison. Read more