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McNees Announces New Hires

October 22, 2015
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HARRISBURG, PA (October 22, 2015) – McNees Wallace & Nurick, LLC. has hired three new Associate Attorneys: Thomas S. Markey, Kelly L. Martin and Alessandra L. Hylander.

Hylander will be joining the firm’s Energy and Environmental Law Group.  Her practice focuses on natural gas, electric, and water utility services.  She represents large commercial and industrial consumers of these services in state and federal administrative proceedings.  She also assists clients with procuring electricity and natural gas from suppliers and provides insight on upcoming energy and environmental regulations.  Hylander is admitted to the State of Pennsylvania and is a member of the Pennsylvania Independent Oil and Gas Association (PIOGA).  Hylander received her J.D. from the Duke University School of Law and her undergraduate degree from the University of Maryland at College Park.

Markey joins the firm’s Litigation Practice Group.  In his practice, Tom assists clients litigating in state and federal courts in diverse matters including contract disputes, eminent domain, state licensing, corporate governance, and health care.  Markey was a 2014 summer associate at McNees.  He is admitted to the State of Pennsylvania and is a member of the Pennsylvania Bar Association Young Lawyers Division High School Mock Trial Competition and the District Co-Coordinator for York and Adams Counties.  He received his J.D. from the Boston University School of Law, his Masters of Education from the University of Pennsylvania and his undergraduate degrees from the Pennsylvania State University.

Martin joins the firm as an Associate in the Real Estate practice group. In her practice, she focuses on commercial real estate matters, including the sale, acquisition, and leasing of shopping centers, and office, business, and industrial centers. Her practice also includes the development of residential and commercial condominiums and planned communities.  Martin is admitted to the State of Pennsylvania.  She received her J.D. from William & Mary School of Law and her undergraduate degree from the Pennsylvania State University.


McNees is a full-service law firm based in central Pennsylvania with more than 130 attorneys representing corporations, associations, institutions and individuals. The firm serves clients worldwide from offices in Harrisburg, Lancaster, State College and Scranton, PA; Columbus, OH; and Washington, D.C. McNees is also a member of the ALFA International Global Legal Network. @McNeeslaw LinkedIn