Raymond C. Hedger, Jr. founded and manages the firm. Prior to founding Hedger & Hedger in 1979, Mr. Hedger was associated with the Harrisburg firm of Smith, Chamberlain & Hedger and the New York firm of McKenzie, Cabel, Martin & Greene. He is a former adjunct professor of taxation at Franklin and Marshall College and is a quest lecturer in corporate finance and corporate reorganizations at Penn State Dickinson School of Law and Widener University School of Law. Mr. Hedger retired from the United States Marine Corps Reserve with the rank of Lieutenant Colonel.
Mr. Hedger completed his undergraduate studies at Muhlenberg College. While at Muhlenberg, he studied for a year at the University of Paris (Sorbonne) where he earned the Diplôme d’Études – Degré Supérieur. He received his Juris Doctorate from Penn State Dickinson School of Law and his Master of Laws in Taxation from Georgetown University Law Center.
Mr. Hedger is active in a number of professional and civic organizations including the Pennsylvania and Dauphin County Bar Associations and the Pennsylvania Bar Institute. He has lectured widely on the subjects of corporate finance and pension planning. Additionally, he has conducted numerous continuing professional education seminars for members of the legal and accounting professions.
Mr. Hedger has been admitted to practice before the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania Federal District Courts, the United States Court of Military Appeals, the United States Tax Court and the United States Supreme Court. His leisure activities include sailing, skiing and singing bass with the Harrisburg, Hershey, York and Lancaster Symphony Choruses.