Julie Macomb, an Associate at the Pennsylvania office of the law firm Norris McLaughlin, P.A., has been named by Lehigh Valley Business as a Woman to Watch for her contributions to the Firm and the community. She is being honored at the Lehigh Valley Business Women of Influence May 10 awards ceremony and luncheon and in a supplement to the May 15 edition of Lehigh Valley Business.
A resident of Allentown, 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 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. In her economic development practice, she handles public financing, and legal entity formation and planning, working 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 sits on the Board of Directors of the Hamilton District Main Street Program and co-chairs the Design Committee for the Program. She is also on the Board of Directors of the Lehigh Valley Chapter of CREW and the Board of Community Music School. 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.