Nearly Thirty Barley Snyder Attorneys Named "Best Lawyers"

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Nearly Thirty Barley Snyder Attorneys Named "Best Lawyers"

Press Release Date: August 20, 2020

Media Contact: Michael Sadowski, Communications Coordinator or 717-208-8842

For Immediate Release 

Lancaster, Pa. –
Barley Snyder is pleased to announce that the prestigious “Best Lawyers” list includes 29 Barley Snyder attorneys on its 2021 edition.

The 29 Barley Snyder attorneys selected is an all-time high for the firm in more than three decades of the peer-reviewed attorney ranking system. The honored attorneys were recognized in 46 total practice areas.

In addition, the list includes three Barley Snyder attorneys who earned the rank of 2021 “Lawyer of the Year.” The award is bestowed on the attorney that earns the highest peer review ranking in a practice area within their geographic area.

“Once again our presence on this annual list has grown because of the continued exemplary work of all of our attorneys, but in particular the ones recognized as ‘Best Lawyers,’” Barley Snyder managing partner Jeff Lobach said. “This diverse list of professionals recognized by their peers for their abilities will help us serve our clients better.”

The three Barley Snyder attorneys named “Lawyer of the Year” in the Harrisburg region are (practice area in parentheses):

Jeffrey D. Lobach (Corporate Law)
Shawn Long (Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law)
Sarah C. Yerger (Health Care Law)

The 29 attorneys that made the overall list are (specific practice area honors in parentheses):

Lauralee B. Baker (Litigation - Health Care, Medical Malpractice Law - Defendants)
Michael J. Crocenzi (Employment Law – Management, Litigation - Labor and Employment)
Kimberly J. Decker (Banking and Finance Law)
Timothy G. Dietrich (Banking and Finance Law, Corporate Law)
Lin Axamethy Floyd (Patent Law)
Sean B. Frederick (Corporate Law)
Thomas A. French (Commercial Litigation)
Donald R. Geiter (Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law, Commercial Finance Law, Mergers and Acquisition Law)
Kathleen A. Gray (Municipal Law)
Charles B. Haws (Environmental Law)
Caroline M. Hoffer (Real Estate Law)
Nancy Mayer Hughes (Trusts and Estates)
Stephen R. Lazun (Corporate Law)
Jeffrey D. Lobach (Commercial Litigation, Corporate Law)
Shawn M. Long (Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law, Litigation - Bankruptcy)
Paul G. Mattaini (Banking and Finance Law, Corporate Law, Mergers and Acquisitions Law, Securities / Capital Markets Law)
Christopher W. Mattson (Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants)
Paul W. Minnich (Litigation - Real Estate)
Michael L. Mixell (Trusts and Estates)
Thomas J. Nehilla (Real Estate Law)
Drake D. Nicholas (Employee Benefits and ERISA Law)
John T. Reed (Closely Held Companies and Family Businesses Law)
Troy B. Rider (Business Organizations, including LLCs and Partnerships)
Martin R. Siegel (Environmental Law)
Stanley A. Smith (Nonprofit/Charities Law, Trusts and Estates)
John J. Sylvanus (Litigation – Construction)
Robert J. Tribeck (Litigation - Intellectual Property)
George C. Werner (Commercial Litigation, Litigation – Banking and Finance, Litigation – Construction, Litigation – First Amendment)
Sarah C. Yerger (Commercial Litigation, Employment Law – Management, Health Care Law, Labor Law – Management) 

About Barley Snyder

Barley Snyder is a law firm based in central Pennsylvania with more than 100 attorneys practicing from offices located in Lancaster, York, Reading, Harrisburg, Malvern, Hanover, Gettysburg and Schuylkill Haven, 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 and energy, health care, education, municipal authority, hospitality, senior living, cybersecurity and food and agribusiness. | @BarleySnyder


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