New Attorney Maria Harris Candidate for YLD Executive Committee


Maria E. Harris is the firm’s newest associate, focusing her practice on Social Security Disability and Long-Term Disability.
Ms. Harris is a member of the Young Lawyers Division of the Philadelphia Bar Association and is currently running as a candidate for election to the Executive Committee. She is one of nine candidates that are seeking seven positions in this year’s YLD Executive Committee election to be held on December 6.

Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Harris practiced at an international defense firm litigating insurance matters in the areas of life, health disability and ERISA claims. Prior to that, she served as a law clerk in the Family Division of the Superior Court of New Jersey.

In 2007, Ms. Harris earned her law degree from Widener University School of Law. She earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology from Rosemont College in 2003. Ms. Harris is admitted to practice in Pennsylvania. She is also a member of the American and Philadelphia Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division, Women in the Profession and Minorities in the Profession. She is NJ State Certified Bilingual Spanish/English.