Matthew D. Menges Esq.

Matthew D. Menges practices in the areas of estate administration, estate planning (including Special Needs Trusts), real estate, criminal defense and collection law. He works as a partner with Trinity Law and focuses on personally helping clients with their needs in estate and trust planning, wills and trusts, probate matters including litigation, estate and gift tax law, and all related areas.

Attorney Menges is a member of the York and Lancaster County Bar Associations and the Pennsylvania Bar Association. Attorney Menges graduated from York College of Pennsylvania with a Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice and minor in Accounting. Before graduating from The Dickinson School of Law, Attorney Menges worked as a police officer in Ocean City, Maryland. Attorney Menges began his legal career with Trinity Law working as a law clerk during law school.

Attorney Menges serves as the President for Typical Life Corporation, serves as a Supervisor in Dover Township and actively participates as a member of Providence Presbyterian Church in York. He is married and has two children.

Areas of Practice

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania, 2008
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Pennsylvania, 2008


  • Dickinson School of Law of the Pennsylvania State University, Carlisle, Pennsylvania
    • J.D.
  • York College of PA, York, Pennsylvania
    • B.S. cum laude
    • Major: Criminal Justice
    • Minor: Accounting

Representative Cases

Pro Bono Activities

  • Board of Directors of Typical Life Corporation, 2007 – Present
  • Mid-Penn Legal Services, York, PA
  • Pro Bono Award Recipient (Firm), York County Bar Association – 2011
  • Firearms Safety & Rights Seminars

The following includes personal information which you may find interesting and which will help you to get to know each of our lawyers better.

Favorite movies?

Superman, Star Wars, Lone Survivor

Who do you admire?

Clarence Thomas

Who is among your favorite music artists?

Casting Crowns, Tim McGraw, Mercy Me

What are a few of your favorite albums?

Mercy Me—Welcome to the New, Tim McGraw—Live Like You Were Dying

Why did you become an attorney?

Because God’s call was clear that what He wanted

What do you like to do in your spare time?

Shoot, golf, home improvements, spend time w family

What are some of your favorite foods?

Lasagna, ice cream

What do you like about being an attorney?

Getting to make my mark on the world however small it may be

If you could go anywhere in the world, where would it be?


Favorite books?

Atlas Shrugged, Agenda 21

Favorite candy?

Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups, Snickers

Favorite beverage?

Diet Dr. Pepper

If you could order anything for your last meal on earth, what would it be?

Ribs, a sweet potato and broccoli

Favorite quote?

“Evil is powerless if the good are unafraid.”—Ronald Reagan

Favorite destination?

Heaven—haven’t been there yet but looking forward to it!

Contact Information

York Office: Matthew D. Menges Esq. 145 East Market Street York, PA 17401 (Get Directions ») Phone: 717-843-8046 Toll Free: 866-464-5297 Fax: 717-854-4362

Lancaster Office: Matthew D. Menges Esq. 1586 Lititz Pike Lancaster, PA 17601 (Get Directions ») Phone: 717-560-5068 Toll Free: 866-464-5297 Fax: 717-735-7709