Saxton & Stump Hires Attorney Erik Hume to Lead Real Estate Group

Lancaster County, PA, September 25, 2018 – Saxton & Stump, a full-service law firm headquartered in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, has announced the expansion of its real estate capabilities with the addition of seasoned real estate attorney Erik Hume, who will serve as chair of the formal practice group. Erik and his team will provide clients with a full range of real estate services including commercial and residential real estate transactions; land development; loan origination; and condominium, planned community, and HOA matters.

“As our firm continues to progress, we strategically think about how we can better serve our clients. Expanding our services in the real estate area allows us to support our clients in virtually all industries. Erik’s extensive real estate law experience as well as his experience in corporate and finance law will enhance our team and help our firm continue to grow,” said CEO James W. Saxton.

Erik has been practicing law for nearly two decades, serving clients in a number of industries by providing sophisticated real estate and business law services. Before joining Saxton & Stump, Erik was a Partner at Smigel, Anderson & Sacks, where he focused his practice on commercial and residential real estate, business law and commercial finance. Prior to that, Erik was a Member at McNees, Wallace, & Nurick. In this position, he practiced real estate law and was co-chair of the Oil and Gas Law Practice Group. Erik began his career at Russell, Krafft & Gruber, where his practice included corporate law, commercial transactions, real estate, and litigation.

Erik is a member of many professional organizations including the Pennsylvania Bar Association, the Pennsylvania Builders Association, the Home Builders Association of Metro Harrisburg, the West Short Chamber of Commerce, and is a member of the Leadership Harrisburg Class of 2010. He earned his J.D. from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law and his B.A. in Government from Lehigh University.

Saxton & Stump is a full-service law firm serving businesses by providing legal and consulting services. We assist our clients by applying creative, strategic solutions and problem-solving support to help their businesses, organizations, and personnel navigate complex legal issues and thrive in an increasingly complex world.