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McNees Attorney Receives Saint Vincent College Alumni of Distinction Award

October 15, 2019
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HARRISBURG, Pa. – (October 14, 2019) McNees Wallace & Nurick LLC attorney Kimberly Colonna received the Saint Vincent College Alumni of Distinction Award recognizing her significant contributions to society, and accomplishments, affiliations and career that has honored the legacy of the institution.

The Alumni of Distinction Awardees are selected annually by the Saint Vincent Selection Committee.  This year Kim, along with ten other Saint Vincent College graduates, were presented with the honor on Friday, October 4.

Kim is Chair of the McNees Education Law Practice Group and is a member of the McNees Litigation Practice Group.  She represents universities, colleges, school districts, charter schools and other providers of educational services.  Kim advises clients on student and faculty rights and compliance with federal and state laws; helps with policy development; and provides training on how to avoid liability risk.  She has extensive experience with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), as well as the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA), the Campus Security Act, the Higher Education Opportunity Act (HEOA), and the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA).  She also represents educational institutions in litigation.


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, York, State College and Scranton, PA; Columbus, OH; Frederick, MD; and Washington, D.C. McNees is also a member of the ALFA International Global Legal Network. | @McNeeslaw | LinkedIn


Kimberly M. Colonna

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