Barley Snyder is pleased to announce it has hired Erica R. Townes as an attorney in its York office.
Townes is a member of the firm’s Business and Real Estate practice groups. She assists clients in residential and commercial development, property acquisition, lease negotiation, and land use concerns. She also assists start-up business owners in forming business entities and governing documents.
She is a cum laude graduate of the Widener University Commonwealth School of Law. Her undergraduate degree is from Old Dominion University in Virginia.
“Barley Snyder has proven itself to me to be a leader in the law profession in central Pennsylvania and throughout the firm’s footprint,” she said. “It’s exciting to be able to join Barley Snyder and be part of this team.”
Townes is a member of the Dauphin County Bar Association’s William L. Lipsitt American Inn of the Court. She also was the coordinator for the Pennsylvania Bar Association’s Region 6, District 1 High School Mock Trial Competition for 2017-18.
“Erica already has displayed the qualities we look for in our attorneys,” Barley Snyder managing partner Jeff Lobach said. “She’s hard-working, she intelligent and she has a desire to be a productive part of the community. We’re excited to have her on our team.”
About Barley Snyder
Barley Snyder is a law firm based in central Pennsylvania with more than 90 attorneys practicing from offices located in Lancaster, York, Reading, Harrisburg, Malvern, Hanover and Gettysburg, Pa., and Hunt Valley and Columbia, Md. The firm serves businesses, individuals and organizations in all major areas of civil law including: business, employment, immigration, employee benefits, finance & creditors’ rights, intellectual property, litigation, estate planning and administration, real estate, tax, construction, environment & energy, health care, education, municipal authority, hospitality, senior living and food & agribusiness. www.barley.com | @BarleySnyder