Allentown, PA (December 4, 2014) – Julie Macomb has been selected as Chairperson of the 2015 Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW) Programs Committee. CREW Lehigh Valley is the premier commercial real estate network in northeast Pennsylvania, recognized for professionalism, leadership and expertise.
“I am pleased to be more involved with the CREW Network – it is composed of a great group of professional women who are dedicated to the progression of women in the real estate industry. CREW members serve as excellent role models and mentors to young professionals,” said Macomb.
Macomb devotes her practice to business law, economic development law and real estate law. She is actively involved in the day-to-day legal counseling of businesses, formation of business entities, general contract matters, corporate restructurings, and shareholder disputes. In her economic development practice, Macomb handles public financing, legal entity formation and planning, and works with the Lehigh County Industrial Development Authority, Lehigh Valley Economic Development Corporation, Lehigh’s Economic Advancement Project, and Northampton County New Jobs Corp. Her real estate practice is focused on commercial lending issues, realty transfer tax issues, leasing projects for the firm’s healthcare clients, and acquisition, zoning and disposition of commercial, residential, industrial and retail properties. Macomb serves on the Board of Directors of the Hamilton District Main Street Program and co-chairs the Design Committee for the Program. A resident of Bethlehem, Macomb earned her J.D. in 2013, magna cum laude, from Widener University School of Law and her B.A., magna cum laude, from the University of Maryland in 2010.