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Lerch, Early & Brewer Welcomes Four New Principals

The firm welcomes four principals to the firm today, all of whom come to the firm from the Bethesda, MD-based firm of Ridberg, Sherbill & Aronson LLP. The four attorneys are:

Joel S. Aronson joins as a member of our Litigation and Commercial Lending Groups. He received his B.A. degree magna cum laude from Providence College in 1979. In 1982, he received his J.D. degree from the George Washington University National Law Center. He concentrates his practice primarily in the areas of commercial and employment litigation, with a particular focus on creditor’s rights issues and the representation of clients in the lending and financial industries.

Theodore R. Goldstock also joins the firm as a member of its Business & Taxation and Litigation groups. He counsels businesses on numerous aspects of corporate law, and also represents clients in business-related disputes and litigation. He received his A.B. degree, magna cum laude, from Dartmouth College in 1980. In 1983, he received his J.D. from the University of Maryland School of Law.

Stuart A. Schwager joins the firm as a principal in the Business & Taxation and Litigation groups. He represents businesses in a broad array of corporate law, franchise law, and litigation matters. He was born in 1967 in Cortland, New York, and received his A.B. degree, cum laude, in Political Science, with a minor in Philosophy, from Colgate University in 1989. He received his J.D. degree from George Washington University in 1992.

Raymond J. Sherbill also joins the firm as a principal in the Business & Taxation Group. His corporate practice is broad, and involves advising businesses of all sizes in a variety of transactional, financial, and tax-related matters, as well as the handling and resolution of disputes. He obtained his undergraduate degree in American History at Boston University in 1979. He received his J.D. from the George Washington University Law School, with honors, in 1982.

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