Saxton & Stump adds associate to Business and Corporate Group

LANCASTER, Pa., February 6, 2024 — Saxton & Stump is pleased to announce the hire of associate Maxwell J. Luing, who is part of the firm’s Business and Corporate Group. Luing is based out of the firm’s Charleston, S.C., office and will also be supporting clients in the firm’s Pennsylvania and New Jersey offices focused on business and securities law. The Harvard Law School graduate started his career on Wall Street in New York City, working at large capital management and investment firms before joining Saxton & Stump.

“We are pleased to welcome Max to the firm as we continue to grow our business and corporate group. Max’s education and years on Wall Street make him an asset to the team, particularly in the specialty area of securities law,” Saxton & Stump CEO James W. Saxton said. “As our client base grows, there is more of a need for attorneys who focus in this complex practice area. Having Max on the team will provide even more value and expertise to our clients.”

Luing graduated magna cum laude from Connecticut College where he played varsity lacrosse and was named three times to the college’s conference all-academic team.

Saxton & Stump’s Business and Corporate Group provides experienced and practical advice in all stages of the life of our business clients, from startup to securing vital financing, managing growth and expansion, critical customer and supplier relationships and joint ventures, mergers, and acquisitions, preparing for a sale or transfer and, if necessary, winding down and dissolution. The group regularly counsels’ clients through a variety of general business and corporate matters across diverse industries, including manufacturing, distribution, retail, healthcare, nonprofit, professional and other services.

Saxton & Stump’s strategic growth outlook

Overall, Saxton & Stump has grown to a team of more than 200 professionals, with nearly 110 attorneys in all locations. Recently, the firm has added established groups dedicated to education, public financefranchising licensing and distributioninvestigations and criminal defense and environmental, workplace safety and utilities.  

The firm continues to grow based on its strategic plan for 2024 and will continue to expand its current team of lawyers and professionals, focusing on bringing additional resources to support client needs. 

Saxton & Stump provides solutions for complex legal issues and partners with clients to create a roadmap for their success. The firm is committed to empowering clients by delivering five-star service and results-focused advice.