HARLEY C. RACER
Harley is an associate at Lurie Friedman. Harley’s practice involves a variety of business and employment matters including complex commercial litigation, contract disputes and employment discrimination and harassment.
In addition to civil litigation, Harley has significant experience representing individuals in criminal matters in Massachusetts and federal trial courts from probable cause hearings to trial for major felonies and first degree murder. He has represented indigent clients in state and federal appellate courts as well.
Prior to joining the firm, Harley was an associate at Shapiro Weissberg & Garin where his practice focused on criminal defense, prisoners’ rights and employment discrimination. He was also an Adjunct Professor at Northeastern University.
Harley received his J.D. from Northeastern University School of Law, where he interned with Lurie & Krupp, Stern Shapiro Weissberg & Garin, the Federal Public Defender’s Office, and Prisoners’ Legal Services.
He received his B.S. in Political Science from the University of North Carolina at Asheville. Before attending the University of North Carolina, he was a small business owner. He is admitted to practice in Massachusetts and before the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts.