Brandon Harter and Kathleen Miller have joined the law firm of Russell, Krafft & Gruber, LLP as associate attorneys

July 14, 2016

Brandon_HarterBrandon Harter and Kathleen Miller have joined the law firm of Russell, Krafft & Gruber, LLP as associate attorneys.

Brandon joined Russell, Krafft & Gruber, LLP in 2016 after several years with the former Lancaster firm of Hartman, Underhill & Brubaker where he began his career in private practice.  Prior to that, Brandon served as a Clerk to the Honorable A. Richard Caputo, District Judge, Middle District of Pennsylvania.  He is a 2006 magna cum laude graduate of Dickinson College and a 2009 honors graduate of William & Mary School of Law, Order of the Coif, Order of the Barristers.

Brandon provides counseling and guidance on matters relating to Business Law, Municipal Law and Civil Litigation, with a particular focus on the intersection of law and technology. His practice includes cost-effective litigation in the Federal and Pennsylvania courts, including eDiscovery solutions tailored to the nature of each dispute. Outside the litigation arena, Brandon’s practice regularly includes drafting of technology related agreements, such as IT service agreements, software licenses and document retention policies. Brandon also advises municipal organizations on a variety of issues and provides general business counseling. Brandon’s unique experience and perspective is invaluable to his clients on the privacy, data security and social media issues which increasingly arise for both private businesses and public entities.

Brandon has served on the Board of the Landis Valley Associates for several years, and is currently serving as Board President. He resides in Mountville with his wife, Cassandra, and their three children.

Bio KKMKathleen Miller began her legal career with Russell, Krafft & Gruber, LLP as a law clerk in 2015.  She worked in marketing for ten years at a local hospital before attending law school.  She obtained her B.A. in Psychology and Criminal Justice in 2002 from Temple University.

Kathy is a 2015 cum laude graduate of Widener University Commonwealth Law School.  During law school she was a member of the Widener Journal of Law, Economics and Race, serving as Article Editor.  She also completed an externship with the Honorable Margaret C. Miller of the Lancaster County Court of Common Pleas.

Kathy concentrates her practice in Family Law, Estate Planning and Civil Litigation.  Her goal is to ensure her clients always receive the best possible outcome.  She works with individuals and families to help them navigate through simple or complex legal matters in a manner that is least disruptive to their daily lives and allows for a smoother transition.

Kathy is a proud Ephrata native and currently resides in East Petersburg with her husband, daughter and step-son.

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