Meet the whole Askin & Hooker Team:
Amanda Blackford, Paralegal & Manager of Office Operations
Works primarily in the areas of Commercial, Environmental, and Estate, Litigation and Commercial Real Estate. Amanda assists attorneys in the preparation of litigation documents, including responsive pleadings, motions and discovery responses. She manages files and provides support during the discovery process, particularly with the organization of large-scale document production, document review and deposition preparation. Amanda also assists with the preparation of pleadings, discovery requests, and court filings. Amanda is also integral in ensuring that commercial closing procedures and documentary requirements for our clients are followed.
Education Ramapo College of New Jersey, B.A. Law and Society
William C. “Pop” Askin, Financial Management
Oversees the firm’s financial and bookkeeping operations. He is a career banker retiring from J.P. Morgan Chase Bank after 38 years in the banking industry. As manager of our day-to-day accounting and financial requirements, Pop is responsible for accounting, payroll, financial processes, account reconciliation, taxes, and financial statements and reports.
Education Franklin & Marshall College, B.A.