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I was born in Elmira, NY and raised in the Bangor, Maine area. I went to college in Maine and afterwards served in the U.S. Army.
After my term of service in the Army, I attended law school in Washington, D.C. and then practiced law in Texas.
After moving to Johnstown, I worked for a law firm representing individuals in Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcies.
I opened up my own office and specialize in consumer bankruptcy law and debt settlement.
I am a member of the following organizations:
Pennsylvania Bar Association
State Bar of Texas (inactive member)
American Bar Association
American Bankruptcy Institute
National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys
Cambria County Bar Association
I am licensed to practice law in all state courts in Pennsylvania as well as the United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania
I am married and have two small sons. I enjoy reading and playing tennis.
|TX||Not Eligible to Practice - Administrative||2000||07/18/2019|
|Owner/Attorney||Law Offices of Richard G. Allen||2014 - Present|
|Attorney||McElrath Legal Holdings||2011 - 2014|
|Associate Attorney||Rice and Sanes||2001 - 2008|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys||Member||2013 - Present|
|American Bankruptcy Institute||Member||2013 - Present|
|Cambria County Bar Association||Member||2013 - Present|
|American University, Washington College of Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2000|
|Transforming a Solo Practice With Practice Management Software||Practice Management Software||2019|
|In re Crawford||The Court determined that Gaussa did not meet her burden under §523|
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