Saxton & Stump welcomes litigator Candace Edgar

LANCASTER, Pa., July 25, 2023 — Saxton & Stump is pleased to welcome experienced litigator Candace N. Edgar as the firm’s newest senior counsel attorney. Edgar brings more than 15 years of experience in insurance defense litigation, representing both insurers and insureds in state, federal and appellate courts. She is a member of the firm’s Trucking and Commercial Transportation Group, as well as the firm’s Insurance and Commercial Litigation groups. She is based in Saxton & Stump’s Harrisburg office.

“With the experience that Candace has, she is going to be an invaluable part of our firm,” Saxton & Stump CEO James W. Saxton said. “She has consistently and successfully helped clients in and out of the courtroom in a wide variety of trial settings. Our Insurance Group and Trucking and Commercial Transportation Group continue to grow and having Candace at the firm will surely strengthen both teams.”

Edgar has worked with clients on first and third-party auto, transportation, premises liability, insurance coverage, construction, and bad faith cases. She is admitted to practice in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern and Middle districts of Pennsylvania and in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.

Edgar is a graduate of the Penn State University Dickinson School of Law, where she received her law degree, and she received her undergraduate degree as a cum laude graduate of Millersville University.

Saxton & Stump’s strategic growth outlook

The firm was named one of the fastest growing law firms in Pennsylvania by The Legal Intelligencer in 2022. Overall, Saxton & Stump has grown to a team of more than 175 professionals, including more than 100 attorneys. Recently, the firm has added established groups dedicated to education, public finance, franchising licensing and distributioninvestigations and criminal defense and environmental, workplace safety and utilities.  

The firm continues to grow based on its strategic plan for 2023 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.