Marc A. Hess concentrates his practice in the areas of banking, commercial transactions, creditors’ rights, workouts, bankruptcy, and real estate. He is a licensed Pennsylvania title agent and represents both buyers and sellers in residential and commercial real estate transactions. In addition, Marc has served as a court-appointed Custody Conciliator since 2000 and is also a court-appointed Custody Mediator for Lebanon County.

Marc is past Secretary of the Lebanon County Bar Association, having served in that position for ten years. He is a member of the Pennsylvania Bar Association, the Middle District of Pennsylvania Bankruptcy Bar Association, American Bankruptcy Institute, and the Risk Management Association.

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania, 1989
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. Supreme Court

Pro Bono Activities

  • Lebanon County Children & Youth Services Advisory Board, Board Member (Past Chairman) since 1990
  • Mid-Penn Legal Services
  • Youth Lacrosse Coach
  • Palmyra Area Parks & Rec Commission, Past Board Member (Served 5 years)


  • Temple University School of Law, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    • J.D. cum laude - 1989
    • Honors: American Jurisprudence Awards in Family Law and Sports Law
  • Lebanon Valley College
    • B.A. - 1986
    • Honors: Baish Memorial History Award

Representative Clients

  • M&T Bank
  • Fulton Bank
  • Mid Penn Bank
  • First National Bank of PA
  • Centric Bank
  • APR Supply Co.
  • Dutch Valley Food Distributors
  • Court-appointed Custody Conciliator since 2000
  • Court-appointed Custody Mediator for Lebanon County
  • PeoplesBank, a Codorus Valley Company

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • Lebanon County Bar Association, Past Secretary (10 yrs)
  • American Bankruptcy Institute
  • Risk Management Association
  • Middle District of Pennsylvania Bankruptcy Bar Association