Professionals

Biography

Veronica L. Morrison focuses her practice in construction law and litigation as well as commercial, real estate and environmental litigation. She also handles matters involving procurement and administrative law. Veronica has nearly 15 years of experience practicing as a civil litigator. She was previously named one of Central Penn Business Journal’s 30 Women of Influence and was recently selected as one of its Forty Under 40 recipients based on her professional accomplishments, contributions to the community, and commitment to inspiring change.

Prior to joining Mette, Evans & Woodside, Veronica practiced construction law at two smaller firms in the Pennsylvania area. Veronica started her career practicing law with large international firms in Chicago and New York, but her client focus and dedication to her family eventually brought her back to this area.

Veronica earned her law degree at Washington University in St. Louis. She graduated with high distinction from the Pennsylvania State University with a Bachelor of Science in Criminology. Veronica is licensed to practice law in Pennsylvania and Illinois and is admitted to practice in the United States District Court for the Middle and Eastern Districts of Pennsylvania.

Veronica is a Hearing Committee Member for the Supreme Court Disciplinary Board and serves as a Member of the Board of Directors for Central Penn College. She enjoys volunteering for the Homeless Outreach Project in Harrisburg and is an active member of her church community, St. Theresa’s parish in New Cumberland. For fun, Veronica enjoys outdoor activities, spending time with her family and loved ones, and traveling.

Education

  • Washington University School of Law, J.D.
  • Pennsylvania State University, B.S.

Court Admissions

  • Pennsylvania Bar
  • U.S. District Courts:
    • Middle District of PA
    • Eastern District of PA
  • Illinois Bar

Articles & Media

Changes To Pennsylvania Revised Uniform Arbitration Act

Changes To Pennsylvania Revised Uniform Arbitration Act

Substantive Changes Effective July 1, 2019
I thought the Arbitrator’s ruling was final: Why are we re-arbitrating our construction dispute? Beware Owners and Contractors: If you’re not careful, you could end up “re-arbitrating” your construction dispute after you thought it was resolved the first time.

When To Choose Alternative Dispute Resolution

Attorney Veronica Boyer Morrison explains when ADR is a better option than litigation. When the other party has a genuine interest in solving the dispute, ADR may be a better option.