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The attorneys at Mason, Griffin & Pierson, P.C. represent the firm in leadership positions by serving on boards of directors of corporations, educational institutions, and charitable organizations. A guiding principle of the firm encourages a hands-on approach to community involvement and a focus on giving back to the local neighborhood and beyond. In addition to their professional involvement in civic organizations, the attorneys are frequent and enthusiastic participants in various community endeavors. Whether at a benefit fun run, a sports tournament or a festive fund-raiser, Mason, Griffin & Pierson, P.C. members can be counted among the volunteers. Below is a list of the organizations the firm is proud to support:
Big Brothers Big Sisters Mercer
Borough of Highland Park Fireworks
Harrison Township Community Day
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.