- John P. HenryJohn P. Henry
John P. Henry is a native of Bucks County, Pennsylvania, and currently resides in rural Lancaster County. John is a 2014 graduate of Widener University School of Law. He earned a Bachelor of Arts degree, magna cum laude, in Political Science and Economics from the University of Pittsburgh in 2011. John’s practice at Siana Bellwoar focuses on transactional, corporate, and commercial law, including representing clients in all aspects of their business, from formation and daily governance, to partner/shareholder buy-ins and buy-outs, to contractual relations, and employee relations—including non-competition issues. John also focuses on commercial real estate transactions, representing both buyers and sellers, including the negotiation and drafting of agreements of sale, leases, and the like, and representing and managing the closing process associated with the various transactions. Prior to joining the Firm, John had several internships, including one with the Community Aid Legal Society, Inc. in Wilmington, Delaware and with the Pennsylvania Criminal Defense Clinic at Widener Law.
Bar Admissions: Pennsylvania and New Jersey (2014)
- Michael J. SalekMichael J. Salek
Michael J. Salek, a native of Fairfield, CT, is a 2005 graduate of Middlebury College where he was on the Dean’s List, and 2008 graduate of Villanova University School of Law. Michael was formerly associated with a Berks County law firm focusing on civil litigation. At Siana Bellwoar, Mike is a member of the Litigation Practice Group where he focuses on municipal tort defense and labor law. Mike has participated in local government through most of his law career, and presently serves on the Citizens Advisory Committee to the Radnor Township School District. Mike lives in Wayne with his wife, Elyse, and two children, Brianna (3) and Bradley (1).
Bar Admissions: Pennsylvania
- Christine D. SteereChristine D. Steere
Christine D. Steere is a native of Temple, Maine. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from the University of Maine in 1994. Ms. Steere obtained her Juris Doctor from Temple University Beasley School of Law in 1999 where she served as Senior Publication Editor on the Temple Political & Civil Rights Law Review and was a member of the Moot Court Honor Society. Ms. Steere is admitted to practice in Pennsylvania and New Jersey, the Third Circuit Court of Appeals, and the United States District Courts for the Eastern, Middle and Western Districts of Pennsylvania and the District of New Jersey. Ms. Steere focuses her practice on civil rights, employment law, and municipal defense litigation before state and federal courts. Additionally, Christine has successfully defended appeals in the Third Circuit and the Pennsylvania Commonwealth and Superior Courts. Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Steere defended a Fortune 500 retailer in all areas of employee relations issues. Ms. Steere also served as a judicial law clerk to the Honorable Nitza Alejandro Quinones in the Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas following her graduation from law school. Ms. Steere is a member of the Chester County Bar Association.
• U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit (2012)
• U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania (2000)
• U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania (2008)
• U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania (2016)
• U.S. District Court for New Jersey (1999)
• Pennsylvania (1999)
• New Jersey (1999)
- Brian C. ConleyBrian C. Conley
Brian C. Conley is originally from Pittsburgh, PA, but now calls Berwyn, PA home. Mr. Conley is a 2011 graduate of the Villanova University School of Law. He earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from Boston College in 2005. Mr. Conley is admitted to practice in Pennsylvania and New Jersey, the Third Circuit Court of Appeals, and the United States District Courts for the Eastern and Middle Districts of Pennsylvania. Mr. Conley focuses his practice on representing municipalities, public officials and corporations in the areas of employment and civil rights defense litigation and labor law. Mr. Conley has successfully defended clients before various state and federal administrative agencies and courts, including appeals in the Third Circuit Court of Appeals and Pennsylvania Commonwealth Court. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Conley was formerly associated with a Montgomery County law firm practicing civil defense litigation with a focus on property and casualty insurance defense, bad faith liability and insurance coverage analysis.
• U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit (2016)
• U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania (2013)
• U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania (2014)
• Pennsylvania (2011)
• New Jersey (2014)
- Robert M. TuckerRobert M. Tucker
Robert M. Tucker is a native of Wayne, Pennsylvania. Robert obtained his Juris Doctor, cum laude, from the Widener University School of Law in 2014. He earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Pittsburgh in 2010. Robert focuses his practice in municipal law, with an emphasis on land use, zoning and related litigation.
Bar Admissions: Pennsylvania (2014)
- Carolyn N. FlynnCarolyn N. Flynn
Carolyn Naylor Flynn is a native of Newtown Square, Pennsylvania. She graduated from the University of Pennsylvania in May 2001 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications and the History and Sociology of Science. In 2005, Mrs. Flynn obtained her Juris Doctor from Temple University's James E. Beasley School of Law in Philadelphia, where she earned Oral Advocacy and Distinguished Class Performance Honors and was Executive Editor of the Temple Political & Civil Rights Law Review. While in law school, Ms. Flynn was a certified legal intern with the Chester County District Attorney’s Office. She was thereafter hired by the Philadelphia District Attorney’s Office where she worked for eight years in various units, including the Charging and Homicide Units. Most recently, Mrs. Flynn has worked as a litigation associate at a Connecticut law firm concentrating on employment law. She focuses her practice at Siana Bellwoar in employment, labor, and civil rights law.
• Connecticut Super Lawyers Rising Star in 2015 and 2016
• Pennsylvania (2005)
• Eastern District of Pennsylvania (2014)
• Connecticut (2014)
• Middle District of Pennsylvania (2017)
- Jonathan P. RibaJonathan P. Riba
Jonathan P. Riba is a native of Pittsburgh, PA and currently residents in Doylestown, PA. He graduated from George Washington University in 1998 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science. In 2001, Mr. Riba obtained his Masters in Public Administration from the Syracuse Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, and his Juris Doctor from Syracuse College of Law in New York. Mr. Riba has successfully defended countless school districts and municipal entities in both federal and state court throughout Pennsylvania. He focuses his practice in employment and civil rights litigation.
Bar Admissions: Pennsylvania; United States District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania; United States; District Court, Middle District of Pennsylvania; United States Court of Appeals, Third Circuit; United States Supreme Court
- Thomas J. GrantThomas J. Grant
Thomas J. Grant, Jr. is a native of Kutztown, PA and currently residents in West Whiteland Township, PA. Mr. Grant is a 2014 graduate of Villanova University School of Law. He earned a Bachelor’s Degree in History and Political Science from the University of Pittsburgh, and a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from Kutztown University. Mr. Grant has served as a judicial law clerk in both Carbon County and Lehigh County. He focuses his practice in municipal law and land use matters. Mr. Grant’s personal interests include Philadelphia sports teams, followed closely by all other sports teams.
- Pennsylvania 2014
- New Jersey 2014