(PERKASIE, Pa.) Grim, Biehn & Thatcher of Perkasie, Pa., is pleased to announce that Patrick Armstrong, Esq. has been appointed to serve as Solicitor for Derry Township, Pennsylvania, located near Hershey Pennsylvania.  This appointment was effective in April 2020. Armstrong is a member of the firm’s municipal practice group and has been with the firm since 2004. 


Armstrong represents townships, planning commissions and individual clients in a wide variety of municipal and land use matters. He has extensive experience in appellate, zoning, litigation and real estate law.  Armstrong also represents companies and individuals in employment law and workers’ compensation claims. He has been recognized for his work in the legal community in both Law and Politics Magazine in 2006 and 2007 and in Philadelphia Magazine in 2008, 2009 and 2010.

“Patrick is a lawyer who has served our clients well,” said Gregory E. Grim, CEO, Grim, Biehn & Thatcher.  “We know he will bring that same level of dedication to his work as Derry Township Solicitor. We are very proud of his dedication and hard work and pleased that Derry Township has placed their trust in Patrick.”


“I am honored to be a part of the Derry Township government and I am looking forward to working with them on a wide variety of legal issues,” said Armstrong.


Armstrong is a graduate of Pennsylvania State University and Dickinson School of Law at Pennsylvania State University.  He is a member of the Philadelphia and Bucks County Bar Associations, as well as a member of the Pennsylvania State Association of Township Solicitors.