Julie M. Macomb, an Associate of law firm Norris McLaughlin, P.A., has been elected President of Commercial Real Estate Women Network Lehigh Valley, the premier commercial real estate network in northeast Pennsylvania, for 2019.
“I am honored to be elected to this new role. I look forward to continuing the strong leadership we’ve always had and help further develop the organization,” said Macomb. CREW Lehigh Valley, whose purpose is to advance the success of women in commercial real estate, is recognized for professionalism, leadership, and expertise.
Macomb devotes her practice to business, healthcare, 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 health care practice, Macomb works with hospitals and their affiliated corporations, physician groups, clinical laboratories, medical staffs, nursing homes, and other long-term care facilities. Her real estate practice is focused on commercial lending issues; leasing; leasing projects for the firm’s healthcare clients; and acquisition, zoning, and disposition of commercial, residential, industrial, and retail properties.
Macomb sits on the Board of Directors of the Downtown Allentown Business Alliance. She is on the Board of Directors of Community Music School and the Board of Managers of The Bach Choir of Bethlehem. She has been recognized in Philadelphia Magazine as a Rising Star, a distinction for lawyers age 40 and under or who have been practicing for fewer than 10 years and reserved for no more than 2.5% of all attorneys in Pennsylvania. In 2017, Macomb was honored by Lehigh Valley Business as a Woman to Watch, an award for someone age 30 or under who is stepping up to help shape tomorrow’s Lehigh Valley. She received her B.A., magna cum laude, from the University of Maryland and her J.D., magna cum laude, from Widener University School of Law.