Our Support Team

Pat Benfer

Patricia Benfer

Pat has been with the firm since July of 1984 after graduating from Selinsgrove Area High School. Pat serves as the receptionist/legal assistant. Some of her responsibilities include scheduling appointments and seminars, preparation of documents, meeting with clients, assisting with signing meetings and keeping the office running smoothly. She currently is a member of the Pennsylvania Association of Notaries and the Middleburg Women's Club.

In addition to her many years working in the legal field, she previously worked in retail serving in customer service and served as a member of the Board of Administration at her church. When not working, Pat enjoys spending time with her family and pets, going for walks and helping people.




Christa Cooper

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Christa joined our team in May of 2016 as an Office Assistant. Some of her responsibilities include transcribing documents and letters as dictated by the attorneys, opening new files for clients, preparing standard reminder letters to clients, preparing/organizing supplies and materials for seminars and workshops, maintaining office supplies and keeping organization to the firm’s documents and client files.

Christa graduated Summa Cum Laude from McCann School of Business & Technology, where she earned an Associate Degree in Specialized Business for Administrative Office Technology.

Christa lives in Liverpool with her two children and enjoys outdoor activities, sports, movies, and traveling.




Wendy Eby

Wendy Eby

Wendy has a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Education from Bloomsburg University with an emphasis in accounting. She joined the firm in 1997 as our bookkeeper. After several years, she moved into her current position as lead legal assistant in trust documentation, commercial loan documentation and as an assistant in the real estate area of practice. Wendy is responsible for the preparation, in consultation with the attorneys, of living trusts, Medicaid asset protection trusts and their ancillary documents. She also works closely with Attorney Hackman in the preparation of commercial loan documentation under the U.S. Small Business Administration’s 504 loan program. Wendy also assists our real estate paralegal with the scheduling and coordination of various real estate closings.

Wendy lives in McClure with her daughter and son. When she is not working, Wendy enjoys reading and spending time with her family. She is also involved with the McClure Women’s Club, McClure Revitalization Committee and does volunteer work for the Veterans Memorial Pool.




Rebecca D. Minium

Rebecca D. Minium

Rebecca D. Minium, a paralegal, certified by the Smeal College of Business Administration at Penn State University, has more than 25 years of experience in the legal field and has been with RHP Law Group LLC since 1997. Becky is the lead paralegal on commercial and residential real estate transactions, mergers, acquisitions and sales, including seller financing. Becky also handles the formation of non-profit 501(c)(3) organizations. She assists the attorneys with loan documentation, commercial collections and litigation. As a former small business owner herself, she understands the concerns of the business community.

Becky lives in Northumberland with her husband and rescued Boxer-Pit mix, Casey. When not working, she enjoys reading, cooking, the arts and is an active participant in bowling and trivia teams.




Jessica Scott

Jessica Scott

Jessica Scott has been with the firm since April 2012. She is the lead paralegal in trust settlement, business formation and corporate maintenance. Jessica also assists the attorneys with trust funding.

Jessica is a 2005 graduate of Midd-West High School. In 2007, she received one of the highest FFA Degrees an FFA member can achieve and commonly known as the American Degree from the National FFA Organization.

She is a Magna Cum Laude graduate of the Pennsylvania College of Technology in Williamsport, Pennsylvania. Jessica graduated with a Bachelors Degree in Legal Assistant - Paralegal Studies with minors in Management and Business Administration.

Jessica currently resides in Dornsife with her husband Terry, their son, and their Boston Terrier Taz. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends and loves to travel.




Cindy Weirick

Cindy Weirick

Cindy is a paralegal with over 20 years of experience in the legal field, having come to our firm from the Snyder County Register & Recorder’s office in 2010, and has been a notary public since 1998. She is the lead paralegal in Medicaid planning and Veterans Administration pensions. However, the depth of her experience allows her to provide valuable assistance to team members in other areas such as litigation.