Timothy D. Charlesworth

Timothy D. Charlesworth

Shareholder

Corporate, Business & Banking • International Business & Trade Law • Project Development & Finance • Real Estate, Land Use & Development

Timothy D. Charlesworth is a shareholder and attorney in the Firm’s Corporate, Business & Banking Group. Mr. Charlesworth’s practice includes international trade law, distribution and agency relationships, technology licensing, business and commercial law. He frequently speaks about subjects related to international trade law, including presentations to the Pennsylvania Bar Institute’s ‘Business Lawyer’s Institute.’


Education

 
  • American University, Washington College of Law, J.D., 1985
  • University of Pennsylvania, B.A., 1982
  • International Law Program, University of Exeter, Exeter, England, summer 1984

Bar Admissions

 
  • Pennsylvania
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. Court of International Trade
  • U.S. District Court for the Federal Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania

Professional Organizations

 
  • World Trade Club of the Lehigh Valley, President
  • Lehigh Export Network, Member, Board of Directors
  • Bucks County International Trade Council, Co-Chair, Board of Directors
  • American Bar Association’s Middle Market and Small Business Committee / International Transactions, Member
  • Chester County International Trade Council,Past Member, Board of Directors
  • Northern Tier International Trade Council, Past Member, Board of Directors
  • American Bar Association Business Law Section’s Committee on Commercial Finance
  • Bar Association of Lehigh County
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association

Honors & Affiliations

 
  • Lehigh Valley SUITS Award, Law, 2013
  • Named a Select Lawyer in:
    • Business/Commercial Law, Contracts Law and International Transactions & Disputes Law, 2014
    • International Transactions & Disputes Law, 2015
  • Included in Top Attorneys list, Business Law, Suburban Life, 2014 – 2015

Community Activity

 
  • Lehigh Valley Charter High School for the Arts, Member, Foundation Board of Directors,  2011-Present
  • Easter Seals Eastern Pennsylvania, Past Member, Board of Directors, 2011-2014
  • Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival, Past Member, Board of Directors, 1995-2007
  • Allentown YMCA, Past Member, Board of Directors
  • American Heart Association, Past Member, Board of Directors
  • DeSales University, Lecturer on the subjects of  “Legal Environment of International Business” and “Legal Environment of Business”
  • Master of International Business Administration Program, ESDES School of Management, Catholic University of Lyon (France), Instructor, 2014-Present