Ithaca Gateway Office 3rd Floor

Blumkin & Finlay, LLP of Ithaca joins Coughlin & Gerhart, LLP

Russel Ruthing Russel RuthingBlumkin & Finlay LLP, a highly respected law firm in Ithaca, will join with Coughlin & Gerhart, LLP, effective December 1, 2017. Joy A. Blumkin and Marcie A. Finlay will each be "Of Counsel" to the Firm and will remain in their current offices, which are located in the Gateway Building in Ithaca. This practice will become the third Coughlin & Gerhart office in Ithaca and the second located in the Gateway Building along with the previously merged Albanese Law Offices.

Blumkin & Finlay has been serving the Ithaca area for over 20 years, providing their clients with personalized and professional legal assistance.

The lawyers and staff at Blumkin & Finlay, LLP are dedicated to assisting individuals and families in the areas of Elder Law, Wills, Trusts and Estate Planning, Guardianship, Special Needs Planning, Probate, Estate and Trust Administration and Real Estate.

"We have been looking to strengthen our services to the Ithaca area" according to Mark Gorgos, Managing Partner of Coughlin & Gerhart, "and we believe the Elder Law and Estate experience of Blumkin & Finlay, LLP will enhance and strengthen the mission of both firms to meet our clients’ legal needs."

Finlay added, "Through this merger with Coughlin & Gerhart, we will expand our ability to serve new and existing clients more efficiently in a broader range of matters."

Gorgos also indicated that he hopes to bring the three Ithaca office locations, which also includes the former Holmberg Galbraith firm, under one roof in Ithaca within the next eighteen months.

Coughlin & Gerhart, LLP, which was founded in the 1890’s, has grown to be a multi-service law firm, consisting of more than 50 lawyers and a professional support staff. The firm’s main office is located at 99 Corporate Drive, Binghamton. It has branch offices located in Bainbridge, Cortland, Ithaca, Owego, Hancock, Walton and Montrose, Pennsylvania.

Coughlin & Gerhart, LLP
Gateway Center
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401 East State Street
Ithaca, NY 14850

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