Ms. McCormick focuses her practice in the areas of business & tax law, estate planning & administration, business succession planning, and real estate. She received her Juris Doctor and Masters in Business Administration degrees from Seton Hall University subsequent to earning a Bachelor of Science in Accounting degree from Villanova University. Prior to joining the Knox firm, Ms. McCormick worked at Deloitte & Touche LLP in Parsippany, New Jersey, preparing tax returns and planning strategies for corporations, partnerships, and individuals. She then joined an international real estate firm in Annapolis, Maryland. After 3 years in that office, she became managing director for the Middle East operation in Doha, Qatar.

Related Experience

  • Helped close the first New Markets Tax Credit deal in the Erie area, helping the Erie Center for Arts and Technology (ECAT) partner with Commonwealth Cornerstone Group on the transaction, which was in excess of $10 million
  • Managed a $1 billion real estate portfolio in Doha, Qatar
  • Served as a lead tax services associate for Deloitte & Touche LLP in Parsippany, N.J.

Speaking Engagements

  • Firm's Annual Professional Advisor Symposium, October 2014, 2015, 2017-2020
  • Business Succession Seminar, July 2018
  • UPMC Hamot Spring Educational Session, May 2014

Honors

Community & Professional Service

  • Erie Homes for Children and Adults (EHCA), Board Member
  • Erie County Bar Association, Board Member
  • Mercyhurst University Walker School of Business and Communication, Advisory Board Member

Firm Involvement

  • Shareholder
  • Board of Directors, Treasurer and Secretary