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Michael J. CassidyMichael J. Cassidy


Mr. Cassidy focuses his practice on representing school districts, municipalities and municipal authorities in a wide array of matters. He also represents and counsels business clients regarding business formation, contract negotiations, commercial litigation, and employment law-related issues, including compliance with the Pennsylvania Human Relations Act, the Americans with Disabilities Act, the Family and Medical Leave Act and other anti-discrimination laws. He is a member of the Cumberland County, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania and Federal Bar Associations.

Mr. Cassidy serves on the firm's Management Committee which is responsible for overseeing all aspects of the business and administrative functions of the Firm.

Mr. Cassidy currently serves as Solicitor for the following entities:

Cumberland Valley School District
Cumberland-Perry Area Vocational Technical School
Dauphin Borough
Dauphin Borough Municipal Authority
Goldsboro Municipal
Goldsboro Municipal Authority
Lemoyne Borough
Northern Lebanon County Authority
Cumberland County Tax Bureau

Mr. Cassidy received his undergraduate degree from the University of Notre Dame. Upon graduation from college he accepted a commission in the United States Navy. He served as a naval flight officer flying tactical jets while stationed in Pensacola, Florida and San Diego, California. After being discharged from active duty, Mr. Cassidy obtained his law degree from the Dickinson School of Law of the Pennsylvania State University. He is an active member of various community service organizations and is a past president of the Notre Dame Club of Harrisburg.

Mr. Cassidy resides in York, Pennsylvania, with his wife, Deidre.

Areas of Practice:

General and Commercial Litigation; Municipal and School Law; Employment Law


The Dickinson School of Law of The Pennsylvania State University, J.D. 1998
The University of Notre Dame, B.S. 1990