2018 Started on a High Note

The year 2018 started on a high note. The ASTMG&T law firm had been celebrated by the YMCA of Montclair in the late Fall of 2017, and the community as a whole participated. What a wonderful way to wrap up a year and begin a new one!  Sadly, things began to change. The law firm family was greatly affected by the passing of Horace Ashenfelter in January. As the father of Partner James “Jim”Ashenfelter he was a regular visitor to the offices, a local volunteer, and a walker. His running days were over at 94, but he still rode the golf cart and could hit the ball.  He always tipped his hat to the ladies. A gentleman from a different time, his Olympic Gold’s   and numerous other awards were on display at his Memorial Service in February.  After years of serving his country and his community, it was our turn to honor him.  The Thanksgiving Day, Ashenfelter   8k Race which is named for him will continue to provide funds for education in the Glen Ridge community he so loved. Continue reading