E-mail: fmartsolf@ssbc-law.com

When Harrisburg, PA residents need a real estate lawyer for legal counsel and guidance, they can trust Rick Martsolf at Schiffman, Sheridan & Brown P.C. Mr. Martsolf assists with matters regarding real estate and land use law. This includes the development of residential communities, condominiums, planned community developments, and commercial developments.

During his time as a member and counselor of local zoning hearing boards, he gained valuable insight into the processes through which subdivisions and land development projects are approved. Developers in Harrisburg, Hershey, Carlisle, Camp Hill, and all of central PA know Mr. Martsolf is capable of guiding their projects through the legal system and representing their interests.

A graduate from the class of 1967 at Michigan State University and a U.S. Army veteran, Mr. Martsolf received his Juris Doctorate from the Dickinson School of Law in 1972. When Bruce F. Batton, his former partner, gained the position of Eighth Judge of the Court of Common Pleas of Dauphin County in the fall of 2001, Mr. Martsolf elected to bring his expertise in the area of real estate law to our esteemed firm.

In addition to his accomplishments at our practice as a real estate lawyer, Harrisburg PA, attorney Rick Martsolf has gained membership to the the Pennsylvania Bar Association and the Dauphin County Bar Association. He has published articles and conducted lectures for the Pennsylvania Land Title Association, the National Business Institute, and the Pennsylvania Bar Institute. He is also admitted to the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania as well as the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania.

Martsolf is married with two sons and is a long-time resident of the Harrisburg area.

Current Employment Position:


Areas of Practice:

Real Estate Law

Land Use Law

Bar Admissions:

Pennsylvania, 1972

U.S. District Court Middle District of Pennsylvania, 1972


The Dickinson School of Law, Carlisle, Pennsylvania, 1972


Michigan State University, 1967

Classes/Seminars Taught:

Lecture on Real Estate Law, Pennsylvania Bar Institute

Lecture on Real Estate Law, National Business Institute

Lecture on Real Estate Law, Pennsylvania Land Title Association

Professional Associations and Memberships:

Dauphin County Bar Association


Pennsylvania Bar Association


Past Employment Positions:

U.S. Army