Erik R. Anderson Joins Post & Schell as a Principal in the Firm's Commercial Litigation Practice in its Harrisburg Office
Harrisburg, PA – March 23, 2020 – Post & Schell, P.C. is pleased to announce that Erik R. Anderson has joined the Firm as a Principal in its Commercial Litigation Practice Group in its Harrisburg, PA office. He will also be a member of the Firm’s Regulatory & Administrative Agency Law and Professional Licensure Practice Groups.
Mr. Anderson represents clients in matters relating to commercial litigation, professional licensure, and attorney ethics proceedings and discipline defense. His clients are often confronted by challenges and opportunities at the intersection of government, law, and public policy. He routinely represents regulated corporations, state-licensed professionals, high-ranking public officials, law firms, attorneys, and judges. Mr. Anderson also works closely with employers in a range of industries and regularly advises clients on a variety of labor and employment issues.
“Erik is a valuable addition to the diverse practices in our Harrisburg office,” said A. James Johnston, President and Chief Executive Officer of Post & Schell, P.C. “His practice integrates well with our presence in the mid-state region. He also greatly helps to meet growing demand from our clients for additional capacity in commercial and business-related litigation and representation of companies and professionals before Pennsylvania’s Departments, Agencies, and Commissions.”
“I am thrilled to join such an exemplary and accomplished group of colleagues at Post & Schell,” said Mr. Anderson. “The combination of the firm’s complex litigation practice and its multi-jurisdictional platform presented an exceptional opportunity for my clients and my practice.”
Mr. Anderson joins Post & Schell from Myers Brier & Kelly LLP where he served as an attorney in the firm’s Litigation Group and helped establish the firm’s Harrisburg office. Prior to joining private practice, he spent nearly ten years working in the upper reaches of the Pennsylvania Office of Attorney General (OAG) and Pennsylvania General Assembly. As Agency Counsel for the OAG, Mr. Anderson served as chief in-house counsel and represented the OAG in labor and employment litigation matters. He also conducted internal investigations in tandem with the Office of Professional Responsibility into allegations of misconduct by law enforcement agents and prosecutors.
“I am grateful to have had the opportunity to work with so many talented and dedicated professionals at Myers, Brier & Kelly,” said Mr. Anderson.
A 2006 graduate of Widener University School of Law, Mr. Anderson holds his B.A. in Political Science from the University of Delaware.
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For over 50 years, Post & Schell, P.C. has been committed to defining, measuring and achieving legal excellence. We provide sophisticated legal services and strategic counseling to highly regulated industries and their directors, officers, and stakeholders regionally and nationally. Our attorneys provide our clients with problem-solving and efficient representation in transactional, litigation, regulatory, compliance, corporate, and public policy matters.
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