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McNees Attorney Julia Coelho Elected to YWCA Tribute to Women of Excellence Class of 2016

February 19, 2016
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HARRISBURG, PA (Feb. 19, 2016) – Julia Coelho, an Associate of McNees Wallace & Nurick LLC, has been selected as a YWCA Tribute to Women of Excellence 2016 award recipient. Julia practices in the firm’s Healthcare Law and Corporate & Tax practice groups, where she counsels hospital and health system providers, long-term care facilities, home health and hospice agencies, healthcare trade associations, physician groups and other healthcare organizations on various aspects of healthcare transactions.  Julia also provides advice to clients on corporate governance, regulatory compliance and general contractual matters.

Coelho received her JD from the Widener University School of Law, cum laude, and her undergraduate from Federal University of Rio de Janeiro.  In addition, she is a member of the Pennsylvania and Dauphin County Bar Associations.

The year 2016 marks the 27th year that the YWCA of Greater Harrisburg has hosted the Tribute to Women of Excellence (TWE) event at which over 450 women who have made significant contributions to their communities and/or their companies or organizations have been honored. An awards celebration dinner is planned to take place on Wednesday, March 16, 2016, at the Hershey Lodge. The annual event provides an opportunity for local companies and agencies to recognize Central Pennsylvania’s leading female professionals and community volunteers.


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