Stacey Fuller

Stacey L. Fuller

Partner

Email: sfuller@gawthrop.com
Tel: (610) 696-8225
Fax: (610) 344-0922
Assistant: Allison Samson
Email: asamson@gawthrop.com

Listed in The Best Lawyers in America® 2018, Stacey L. Fuller practices in the areas of Municipal Law, Land Use Law, Education Law, and Special Education Law.

Stacey represents municipalities, townships, boroughs, planning commissions, zoning hearing boards and other governmental entities, as well as individual developers and residents on issues such as zoning and other land development matters. She also represents both schools (district, charter and alternative schools) and students and their parents in education and special education matters.

Stacey moved to the Chester County area in 2004 after residing in coastal North Carolina where she practiced law for 10 years and was a partner in the prominent firm of Hogue, Hill, Jones, Nash and Lynch, of Wilmington, North Carolina. She is a member of the Board of Directors for Legal Aid of Southeastern Pennsylvania, as well as Chair of the Sponsorship Division of the March of Dimes’ Salute to Chester County Women of Achievement. Stacey is also a Board Member for the West Chester Area Education Foundation. She has served on the boards of the Chester County Chamber of Business & Industry, Chester County Bar Association, West Chester Area YMCA and Greater West Chester Sunrise Rotary Club.

Listed in The Best Lawyers in America® 2017, Stacey is a member of the American, Pennsylvania, and Chester County Bar Associations. She is a past Chair of the PBA Municipal Law Section and has been elected to the House of Delegates for the Pennsylvania Bar Association. She is also a member of the Pennsylvania State Association of Township Solicitors, the Pennsylvania State Association of Boroughs, and The Hon. John E. Stively, Jr., American Inn of Court.

Stacey received her Bachelor of Arts degree in sociology from the University of Connecticut, where she graduated summa cum laude and was admitted into Phi Beta Kappa. She received her law degree from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law. She was admitted to the North Carolina Bar in 1995 and the Pennsylvania Bar in 2004.

Practice Areas

  • Municipal Law
  • Land Use Law
  • Education Law
  • Special Education Law

Court Admissions

  • Pennsylvania, 2004
  • North Carolina, 1995
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of North Carolina, 1996
  • U.S. Court of Appeals Fourth Circuit, 2003
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Pennsylvania, 2005
  • U.S Court of Appeals 3rd Circuit, 2016
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 2016

Education

  • University of Pittsburgh School of Law, Pittsburgh, PA, J.D., 1994
  • University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT, B.A., 1991
  • Honors: Summa Cum Laude
  • Honors: Phi Beta Kappa Major: Sociology/Pre-Law