Kandice is a trial lawyer with significant experience litigating a range of complex matters including including fiduciary litigation and real estate as well as eminent domain, trusts, estates, guardianships and powers of attorney. In her practice, she serves businesses, individuals and trade associations and provides guidance and representation for clients navigating and resolving disputes.

Orphans’ Court Litigation
In addition, Kandice represents corporate and individual fiduciaries including banks and trust companies in Orphan’s Court litigation. She assists with resolving disputes regarding trusts, estates, guardianships and powers of attorney. These matters include claims regarding distribution of estate funds and property as well as the settlement of accounts filed by executors or trustees.

Appellate Litigation
Kandice leads McNees’ Litigation Group that regularly represents clients in complex commercial litigation in business disputes. She has particular experience in the appellate courts, representing clients in matters before the Pennsylvania Supreme, Superior, and Commonwealth Courts and consulting on matters proceeding to appellate litigation. Kandice previously served as a law clerk to the Honorable Thomas G. Saylor, now the Chief Justice of Pennsylvania.

Eminent Domain and Real Estate Litigation
Kandice regularly counsels both condemnors and condemnees in eminent domain matters and defends private property owners in both federal and state condemnation actions. She has assisted clients in asserting inverse condemnation claims where the condemning authority’s activities resulted in taking private property without formal condemnation proceedings. Kandice also has experience asserting the rights of public entities under the Eminent Domain Code and the Pennsylvania Business Corporation Law, including the right of public utilities related to Marcellus Shale infrastructure projects.  She handles both federal and state claims, and has represented clients in cases involving breach of contract claims, quiet title actions, and land use disputes, and has unique experience in real property litigation.


Franklin & Marshall College, B.A., 1997, summa cum laude; Phi Beta Kappa

University of Virginia School of Law, J.D., 2000


The Best Lawyers in America®, Appellate Law, 2010-present

Best Lawyers®, Lawyer of the Year, 2021

Pennsylvania Super Lawyers®, 2013-present

Fellow, Litigation Counsel of America

Legal Intelligencer’s 2019 Professional Excellence Award for General Litigation

Select Lawyers, 2014

Lawyers on the Fast Track, 2011

Dauphin County Bar Association, Pro Bono Attorney of the Year, 2011

Pennsylvania Rising Stars®, 2010


Pennsylvania Bar Association, Appellate Advocacy Committee, Chair 2011-2015

Pennsylvania Bar Association, Legal Services to the Public Committee, Chair, 2012-2014

Pennsylvania Bar Association

Dauphin County Bar Association

Lebanon County Bar Association

Fellow of the American Bar Foundation

Federal Bar Association


U.S. Supreme Court

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit

U.S. District Court – Eastern District of Pennsylvania

U.S. District Court – Middle District of Pennsylvania

U.S. District Court – Western District of Pennsylvania



Bar Admissions



March 21, 2024 - McNees litigation team qualifies as Litigation Department of the Year finalist

August 18, 2022 - Best Lawyers® Recognizes 34 McNees Attorneys, Six Named “Lawyer of the Year”

June 27, 2022 - Kandice Hull, McNees’ Lead Litigator, Named to City & State Pa.’s Law Power 100 List

May 23, 2022 - 12 Pennsylvania McNees Attorneys Recognized by Super Lawyers®

December 6, 2021 - McNees Litigator Elected to Global Legal Network’s Board

August 19, 2021 - 39 McNees Attorneys Recognized by Best Lawyers®, Six Named “Lawyer of the Year”

May 26, 2021 - Ten Pennsylvania McNees Attorneys Recognized by Super Lawyers

August 24, 2020 - 34 McNees Attorneys Recognized by Best Lawyers®, Four Named “Lawyer of the Year”

June 29, 2020 - Thirteen McNees Attorneys Among 2020 PA Super Lawyers and Rising Stars List

May 21, 2020 - McNees Attorney Kandice Hull will present a Pennsylvania State Association of Township Supervisors (PSATS) Webinar

April 20, 2020 - McNees Attorney Kandice Kerwin Hull Recognized as a Woman of Influence

August 26, 2019 - McNees Attorneys to Participate in ALFA International’s Business Litigation Practice Group Seminar

August 15, 2019 - 33 McNees Attorneys Among 2020 Best Lawyers in America, 7 Named Lawyer of the Year

June 3, 2019 - McNees Attorneys to Host Webinar on Blight in Pennsylvania

May 9, 2019 - McNees Attorneys Among 2019 PA Super Lawyers and Rising Stars List

April 17, 2019 - McNees Litigation Group Receives Legal Intelligencer’s 2019 Professional Excellence Award

April 10, 2019 - McNees Attorneys Presenting at PSATS’ 2019 Solicitors Spring Seminar

August 15, 2018 - 35 McNees Attorneys Among 2019 Best Lawyers in America

May 31, 2018 - 2018 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

April 23, 2018 - Six McNees Attorneys to speak at 2018 PSATS Solicitor’s Seminar

February 27, 2018 - Two McNees Attorneys to contribute at ALFA’s 2018 International Client Seminar

January 2, 2018 - Kandice Hull named Chair of McNees’ Litigation Group

September 8, 2017 - McNees Attorney Kandice Hull Becomes a Litigation Counsel of America Fellow

August 15, 2017 - 38 McNees Attorneys Selected as 2018 Best Lawyers in America

August 15, 2016 - 37 McNees Attorneys Selected by 2017 Best Lawyers in America

June 9, 2016 - McNees Wallace & Nurick attorneys selected as 2016 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

December 8, 2015 - McNees Attorneys Selected as 2015 Select Lawyers

September 4, 2015 - McNees Attorneys Donald B. Kaufman and Kandice Kerwin Hull to Participate in a Panel at ALFA International Seminar

August 17, 2015 - 39 McNees Attorneys Selected by 2016 Best Lawyers in America 7 named 2016 “Lawyers of the Year’’

June 2, 2015 - McNees Wallace & Nurick Attorneys Selected as 2015 Local Legal Leaders