Louise S. Hutchinson
Partner

hutchinson@bybelrutledge.com

Telephone:
717.731.1850

Fax:
717.731.8205

Practice Areas

Business and Corporate Law
Mergers & Acquisitions
Information Technology
Church Law

Biography

Louise Hutchinson is a partner of Bybel Rutledge LLP where her practice focuses on day-to-day legal counseling and commercial transactions. Louise works on an array of legal matters ranging from mergers, acquisitions and divestitures to information technology. During her years of practice, she has addressed numerous technology information matters with emphasis on enterprise computer system projects, software licensing and disaster recovery projects.

Previously a partner in a regional law firm and General Counsel and Corporate Secretary to a locally based technology manufacturing company, Louise began her legal career at a large Philadelphia law firm where her practice focused on commercial Chapter 11 bankruptcy litigation and workouts involving creditors and trustees. While in Philadelphia, she was recruited by the Resolution Trust Corporation and subsequently the FDIC to assist in guiding numerous financial institutions through the regulatory labyrinth.

Ms. Hutchinson received her Juris Doctorate from The Case Western Reserve University School of Law and her Bachelor of Arts degree from Bucknell University.

Ms. Hutchinson is admitted to the Pennsylvania Bar and is active in the community having served on various boards and committees including the Community Action Commission of the Capital Region, the United Methodist Home for Children and her local Cub Scouts Pack Committee. She is honored to serve as current legal counsel to the Susquehanna Conference of the United Methodist Church.

Education
Case Western Reserve University School of Law, J.D., 1988
Case Western Law Review
Bucknell University, B.A., 1985

Bar and Court Admissions
Supreme Court of Pennsylvania
U.S. District Court of the Middle District of Pennsylvania
U.S. District Court of the Eastern District of Pennsylvania

Professional Affiliations, Awards, Boards
Pennsylvania Bar Association
Dauphin County Bar Association
Chancellor, Susquehanna Conference of the United Methodist Church
Graduate, Leadership Harrisburg Area (1999)
Honoree, Tribute to Women in Industry
Past Officer and Board Member, United Methodist Home for Children
Past Board Member, Community Action Commission of the Capital Region

Professional Presentations and Publications