By Karen Mason | Published October 15, 2018 | |
- Of Counsel
Trishka Waterbury Cecil, Of Counsel with Mason, Griffin & Pierson, is on the faculty of a New Jersey Institute of Continuing Education seminar, “Representing Zoning & Planning Boards in New Jersey”. The half-day course for attorneys is on October 24 and will cover a full and practical overview on guiding board members through zoning applications. Read MoreRead More
The American Cancer Society’s yearly fundraiser urges all to donate $5 and wear jeans to work on any Friday in October. Money raised will support the American Cancer Society’s mission to save lives from breast cancer. The staff at Mason, Griffin & Pierson and the firm is proud to support the fundraiser.Read More
Womanspace’s Annual Communities of Light Event on December 3rd is a public awareness project and fundraising campaign to benefit victims and survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault. The launch event includes a press conference and reception and will take place at 5:30 on October 23 at D&R Greenway Land Trust (https://drgreenway.org/) in Princeton. Edwin Read MoreRead More
Mason, Griffin & Pierson is pleased to be a sponsor at the Philly Pops concert to benefit The Foundation of Morris Hall/St. Lawrence, Inc. The Foundation provides skilled nursing, out patient health care, and rehabilitation. The concert will be at the Patriots Theater, Trenton War Memorial. For information and tickets go to https://morrishall.org/about-us/foundation/.Read More
The firm is a sponsor for the October 13th West Windsor Mayor’s Ball. The event takes place at the Boathouse on Mercer Lake in West Windsor and benefits the West Windsor Police Department in celebration of its 50th anniversary. For more information go to https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-mayors-ball-tickets-45856003541.Read More
Director, Edwin Schmierer will serve as Moderator for two workshops sponsored by the Association of Housing Professionals of New Jersey (AHPNJ), Administering The Fair Housing Act. The workshops are part of the Governor’s Conference on Housing and Economic Development. The conference takes place October 2-3 and is hosted by the New Jersey Department of Community Read MoreRead More
The firm is pleased to be a sponsor at the Big Brothers Big Sisters Mercer October 18 fundraiser event at Cobblestone Creek Country Club in Lawrence, New Jersey. The event features food and wine tastings, music and will honor individuals who have helped volunteer their time and commitment to make BBBS Mercer a success. For Read MoreRead More
Priscilla will be supporting all areas of our practice, but particularly litigation and local government practice groups. Priscilla comes to MG&P from Ansell Grimm & Aaron PC where she concentrated her practice in Community Association Law and Litigation. Prior to joining Ansell, she handled insurance defense cases. Priscilla received a dual degree from Syracuse University’s Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs and her Juris Doctor from Seton Hall University School of Law.
It was great to see the girls running and the community cheering them on. The bi-annual 5K race is a celebration of the participants completing the Girls on the Run curriculum, a life-changing program for 3rd through 8th grade girls that focuses on self-confidence, healthy relationships and feeling good about themselves. MG&P has sponsored Girls on the Run of Central New Jersey for many years and are so pleased to be able to sponsor them again this Spring. Nicole M. Sciotto, Esq.
On June 23, 2022, Mason, Griffin & Pierson, PC, Director, Edwin W. Schmierer, Esq., moderated a panel discussion presented by Affordable Housing Professionals of New Jersey (AHPNJ) concerning the status of affordable housing delivery for the Third Round and preparation for the Fourth Round which commences July 1, 2025. Mr. Schmierer is the President of AHPNJ. The panelists included a representative from the Fair Share Housing Center, former Executive Director of the New Jersey Housing and Mortgage Finance Agency, the Chief of Multifamily Program for NJHMFA and a professional planner who has served as a Special Court Master in 40 plus municipalities for the implementation of Third Round Affordable Housing Plans. Mr. Schmierer chairs the firm's Government Practice Group which represents over 30 municipal governing bodies, land use board and affordable housing committees throughout the State of New Jersey.
On December 5, 2022, the MG&P team participating in an office lighting of luminaries to support the Communities of Light(tm). The Womanspace 21st Annual Communities of Light(tm) candles line the streets of central New Jersey - a powerful symbol of hope for men, women and children impacted by domestic violence, sexual assault, and human trafficking in our community. Communities of Light raises awareness of the services available to help those victims in Mercer County. The luminaries help spread the important message that Peace Begins at Home. Womanspace, Inc. is a leading nonprofit agency in Mercer County, New Jersey, that provides a comprehensive array of services to individuals and families impacted by domestic and sexual violence and dedicated to improving the quality of life for adults and their families. Programs include crisis intervention, emergency shelter, counseling, court advocacy and housing services.