Neil A. Grover was appointed the full time City Solicitor for Harrisburg, Pennsylvania in January 2014, where he oversees a wide array of legal issues encountered by a City working toward a fiscal recovery.� Prior to that appointment, Mr. Grover had been in the private practice of law in Harrisburg since 1988, working in a small firm and then as a solo practitioner for many years, with a practice devoted to civil litigation.Mr. Grover served as a founder, member and legal counsel to a taxpayer organization, Debt Watch Harrisburg, from its formation in October 2010, in the midst of the Harrisburg Debt Crisis.� The primary focus of the group was to fight for a just and fair debt solution for Harrisburg�s citizens, while demanding accountability from those who brought the City to the brink of ruin.Between July 2012 and December 2013, Mr. Grover served as Special Counsel to the Harrisburg City Council on matters related to receivership, mandamus, Pennsylvania�s Act 47 of 1987 and, ultimately, a negotiated recovery plan, which was eventually dubbed the Harrisburg Strong Plan.Mr. Grover is a 1988 graduate of the Catholic University of America�s Columbus School of Law in Washington, D.C.� He went on to earn a second law degree, as LL.M. in Trial Advocacy, from the James E. Beasley School of Law at Temple University in Philadelphia in 1998.�� ��
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