N. Christopher Menges Esq.


N. Christopher Menges concentrates his practice in family law, commercial collections and real estate law. Since law school, he has been with same firm or successor firm. He was named Super Lawyer in 2004 in the practice of Family Law by Pennsylvania Super Lawyers magazine. He received the prestigious BV rating from Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review program. He serves as solicitor for various non-profit organizations in York County as well as being a member of the corporation board of Lancaster Bible College. Mr. Menges is a member of the York County Bar Association, Lancaster County Bar Association, and Christian Legal Society. He is admitted to practice before the United States Supreme Court, the Third Circuit Court of Appeals, United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania, United States Tax Court and the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania. He is the past President of the York County Bar Association, Family Law Section (2003), former West Manchester Township Supervisor and served as solicitor for Manchester Borough. Mr. Menges is a corporation member of the Lancaster Bible College and an active member and/or on the Board of Directors for Christian Businessmen’s Committee of York, Rotary of York, Human Life Services, York Rescue Mission, past moderator of Susquehanna Valley Presbytery of the Presbyterian Church of America. He serves as an elder of his local church, Providence Presbyterian Church. Mr. Menges is a graduate of the West York area public schools. He received a B.A. in Government from Franklin & Marshall College (Deans List, 1973) and his law degree from the University of Baltimore School of Law (1976). Mr. Menges was a part-time York County Assistant District Attorney (1976-1981) and an Adjunct Professor for paralegal studies and real estate law at Penn State York Campus and York College (1976-1982).

Areas of Practice

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania, 1976
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Pennsylvania, 1994
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Pennsylvania
  • Supreme Court of Pennsylvania, 1976
  • U.S. Tax Court, 2008


  • University of Baltimore School of Law, Baltimore, Maryland – J.D. – 1976
  • Franklin and Marshall College, Lancaster, Pennsylvania – B.A. – 1973

Representative Cases

Representative Clients

  • Bell Socialization Services, Inc.
  • Commercial Credit
  • Commonwealth Land Title Insurance Co.,
  • CIT Financial
  • Hanover Direct
  • Key Federal Savings Bank
  • Manchester Borough
  • Merchants National Bank
  • Numerous Local Churches and Christian Organizations
  • T.A. Title Insurance Co.
  • York Rescue Mission
  • Numerous Credit Unions
  • Anchor Glass Container Corporation
  • Campus Crusade for Christ


  • Equitable Property Distribution, National Business Institute
  • Legal Aspects of Counseling, Lancaster Bible College
  • Occasionally Teaches at Lancaster Bible College
  • Divorce Law Guide from A – Z, National Business Institute, August 16, 2010 – Present

Honors and Awards

  • “Super Lawyer”, Pennsylvania Super Lawyers Magazine, 2004
  • “BV”, Martindale Hubbell Peer Review Program

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • York County Bar Association Member
  • Lancaster County Bar Association, Member
  • Christian Legal Society, Member
  • York County Bar Association, Family Law Section, Past President
  • Lancaster Bible College, Member of Corporate Board
  • Christian Businessmen’s Committee of York, Member and Past Director
  • Christian Businessmen’s Committee of York, Secretary
  • Rotary of York
  • Human Life Services, Advisory Board of Directors
  • York Rescue Mission, Advisory Board of Directors
  • Susquehanna Valley Presbyterian Church of America
  • Pennsylvania Nut Growers Association, Board of Directors
  • Bell Socialization, Board Member and Chair, 1977 – 1998

Past Employment Positions

  • York County, Assistant District Attorney, 1976 – 1981
  • West Manchester Township, Supervisor

Pro Bono Activities

  • Lawyer Referral Service of York County
  • Pro Bono Award Recipient (Firm), York County Bar Association – 2011

Contact Information

145 East Market Street
York, PA 17401
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Phone: 717-843-8046
Toll Free: 866-464-5297
Fax: 717-854-4362