Stephen E. Patterson

Of Counsel

Stephen E. Patterson concentrates his practice in the areas of zoning and land use, business planning and formation, and commercial and residential real estate law, including commercial real estate development. He also practices in the areas of estate planning and administration. Steve is a graduate of Gettysburg College and Wake Forest University Law School. He is a member of the American Bar Association, the Pennsylvania Bar Association (Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section) and the Franklin County Bar Association, and is a title insurance agent for First American Title Insurance Co. Steve serves on the boards of directors of Franklin Financial Services Corporation and its banking subsidiary, Farmers & Merchants Trust Company of Chambersburg.

Steve was a founding partner in the Waynesboro law firm of Beck, Patterson and Kaminski, and most recently was a shareholder and president of its successor firm, Patterson & Kiersz, P.C. Steve served as solicitor for Washington Township from 1972 through 1985.

Practice Areas

  • Commercial and Residential Real Estate
  • Zoning and Land Use
  • Business and Corporate
  • Estates and Trusts

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Civic Interest

Steve has served several terms on the board of directors of Franklin County Area Development Corporation, and has been a past director of Cumberland Valley School of Music, Inc. and Waynesboro Country Club, Inc. He is a past president of the Waynesboro Area Chamber of Commerce.