Sojourner Truth Ministries Awarded $500.   The Association has awarded $500 to Sojourner Truth Ministries, in honor of the service provided by pro bono attorneys in 2016.  (Apr 10, 2017)

LLA Gearing-up for Sesquicentennial.   The year 2019 marks the Sesquicentennial of the Lycoming Law Association, and already the planning has begun for a celebration to mark the long and storied history of the organization.  (Apr 3, 2017)

Lycoming Court's Daily Schedule Now Online.   Joining a growing number of courts nationwide, the Lycoming County Court of Common Pleas has opened its daily court schedule to the public, with online access.  (Apr 2, 2017)

Dubois Advances to PBA Statewide Mock Trial Championship.   Dubois Area High School is one of the 14 high schools advancing to the 34th annual PBA Statewide High School Mock Trial Competition after besting Montoursville in the regional championship round.  (Mar 22, 2017)

Legal Services Introduces the Divorce Tracker.   NPLS implements Divorce Tracker, an automated program that helps guide individuals through the divorce process in Pennsylvania and generates the forms necessary to pursue a simple, uncontested divorce action.  (Mar 15, 2017)

Woof! Woof! Will the Courthouse go to the Dogs?.   Judge McCoy leads efforts to secure courthouse facility dog.  (Mar 7, 2017)

Association Receives Bar Recognition Awards at the CCBL.   The Pennsylvania Bar Association recently presented three County Bar Recognition Awards to the Lycoming Law Association during the 51st annual seminar of the Conference of County Bar Leaders.  (Mar 5, 2017)

ADA Melissa Kalaus Recognized for Protecting Abused Dog.   Lycoming County Assistant District Attorney Melissa Kalaus has been named by the Animal Legal Defense Fund as one of America’s Top Ten Animal Defenders.  (Mar 4, 2017)

LLA Committee Chairs Work on 2017 Goals.   In mid-February, President Ryan Tira and Executive Director Michele Frey met with the 2017 committee chairs for lunch at the LLA office. The chairs shared their goals for the upcoming year, and also any concerns for the LLA leadership to address for better operation of the Association.  (Feb 27, 2017)

Legal Services Receives Arbitration Funds.   Since 1989, lawyers in Lycoming County have been donating fees earned as arbitrators to the LLA Foundation. In 2016, this program generated $8,240 in Legal Services funding. The check was presented to the staff of the Williamsport office on February 8.  (Feb 10, 2017)

K's for Cancer Benefits from Nichols Award Proceeds.   William E. Nichols Community Service Award winner Fred Holland designated Montoursville based K's for Cancer to receive a $1,000.00 grant from the Association.  (Feb 10, 2017)

Photographs from the 2017 Lycoming Law Association Annual Banquet.   Members of the Lycoming Law Association and guests gathered on January 9 for the 2017 Annual Banquet, at DiSalvo's. We gathered to socialize with our fellow members, and also to recognize some of them for their accomplishments.  (Jan 14, 2017)

Fred Holland Recognized for Community Service.   At the 2017 LLA Annual Banquet, the Association recognized one of its own for his service to the community. President Ryan Tira presented Fred Holland with the William E. Nichols Community Service Award.  (Jan 11, 2017)

Jennifer Ayers Receives Pro Bono Awards.   Jennifer Ayers was awarded the Lycoming Law Association's Honorable Thomas Wood Jr. Equal Access to Justice Award and the PBA Pro Bono award at the annual banquet.  (Jan 10, 2017)

2016 Public Service Awards.   At its 2017 Annual Banquet, the Lycoming Law Association, in cooperation with North Penn Legal Services, recognized those of its membership who have volunteered to provide legal services to the poor.  (Jan 9, 2017)

2017 Association Annual Meeting.   The 2017 Annual Meeting of the Lycoming Law Association took place on January 9, in the LLA office and conference facility. Bob Cronin concluded his term as President. Ryan Tira of McNerney Page was elected as the new President.  (Jan 9, 2017)

Clinton Wilcox Smith.   Clinton Wilcox Smith, a 57 year member of the Lycoming Law Association, and 23 year member of the Lycoming County Court of Common Pleas, died December 30, 2016.  (Dec 30, 2016)

LLA Law Offices Generously Support Toy Drive.   The 2016 Young Lawyers Division Angel Tree Toy Drive was a huge success. The toys will make the holidays brighter for a local, needy child.  (Dec 8, 2016)

Montoursville Mock Trial Team Receives LLA Foundation Grant.   The LLA Foundation recently awarded $1500 to the Montoursville High School Mock Trial team to attend training at Harvard.  (Dec 6, 2016)

Judge Raup Memorial Service Transcript.   The transcript of Judge Raup's memorial service has been posted.  (Dec 6, 2016)

Lycoming County Admits Four New Lawyers.   On December 2, 2016, the Lycoming County Court of Common Pleas held a special session of court at which Susan Saba Roinick, Scott J. Werner, Jessica Feese, and Wesley S. Speary were admitted to practice before the several Courts of the County of Lycoming.  (Dec 3, 2016)

Judge Raup's Memorial Service Prompts Pro Bono Program Introspection.   Recent gathering of LLA and community members to honor the life of Judge Thomas Raup provided an opportunity for folks involved in the Legal Services program to reflect on Judge Raup’s leadership and commitment to the Lycoming County pro bono program.  (Dec 1, 2016)

Revocable Living Trusts: Magic or Myth?.   Out-of-town non-attorneys are coming to our area, encouraging people to attend a “living trust” seminar. These living trusts often do not “live up” to their hype. To help consumers to make an informed decision about trusts, the Elder Law Committee has debunked claims often made by non-attorney living trust salespeople.  (Nov 28, 2016)

Recorded Deed Notice" a costly and unnecessary servic.   LLA real estate lawyers warn of a new twist on unnecessary deed processing service.  (Nov 14, 2016)

Former Judge Smith Law Clerks and Staff Gather for Reunion.   On November 11, many of those associated with Judge Clinton Smith during his tenure gathered at the Villa restaurant for lunch, as a reunion of sorts, with Judge and Mary Smith.  (Nov 12, 2016)

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