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Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr Partner Matthew M. Haar Appointed Managing Partner of Harrisburg Office

Published: 04/07/2021

PHILADELPHIA (April 7, 2021) – Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr LLP today announced that Partner Matthew M. Haar has been named Managing Partner of the firm’s Harrisburg, Pa. office.  The Managing Partner is responsible for the office’s budget, internal communications and events, in addition to overseeing the firm’s  involvement in the local business and legal community.  Mr. Haar recently celebrated 20 years at the firm, and is eager to grow the office, adding to its already strong team of professionals.

“I am thrilled to take on this expanded role,” Mr. Haar said. “In addition to recruiting top talent, I also hope to elevate our profile in the community, both in terms of community involvement and letting people know about our firm’s world-class capabilities.”

Mr. Haar focuses his practice on corporate and commercial litigation with an emphasis on complex insurance and reinsurance litigation, including cases regarding bad faith and extra-contractual liability. He has represented both insurance companies and insureds in a wide variety of insurance related litigations, including complex coverage and contractual disputes, antitrust matters, bad faith actions, and rehabilitations and liquidations. Mr. Haar routinely handles extra-contractual liability cases for other clients in the financial services industry such as real estate agents and brokers, banks, trusts, producers and credit card companies. He is also actively involved in the energy field, handling matters for clients related to oil and gas development, pipelines and wind energy.

Mr. Haar earned his B.S., cum laude, from Washington & Lee University, and his J.D., cum laude, from Penn State The Dickinson School of Law.

About Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr

The attorneys of Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr are dedicated to providing client-centric counsel to businesses throughout the United States and internationally from 16 offices stretching down the East Coast from Boston to Miami and extending into the Midwest by way of Chicago and Minneapolis. We work with well-known corporations, exciting start-ups and an array of closely held and privately held companies, as well as institutions of higher education, nonprofits, governmental entities.  As a full-service law firm, we handle matters involving bankruptcy, business and finance, estates and trusts, litigation and real estate services. We also advise on intellectual property, immigration and foreign investment services. Energy, higher education, insurance and life sciences are among our core industries of focus.