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Gaetan J. Alfano is a member of the esteemed community of Philadelphia lawyers. A consummate professional, he is leading the Philadelphia Bar Association through 2016 to secure a bright future for the Association and its membership.
With the upcoming Primary Election for the Pennsylvania Office of Attorney General less than three months away, several of the candidates seeking election will gather for an interactive panel discussion about the 2016 race. Candidates will discuss a variety of topics including their individual platforms as well as many of the pressing legal issues facing Pennsylvanians.
Governor Wolf seeks interested applicants to fill interim judicial vacancies. Learn more here.
Effective Feb. 1, 2016, the Philadelphia Bar Association, a statewide Continuing Legal Education (CLE) provider in Pennsylvania, Delaware and New Jersey, will offer CLE courses to lawyers and members of the business and legal communities throughout the region. Lawyers and other professionals can turn to the Philadelphia Bar Association for convenient, high-quality, low-cost CLE courses on the latest issues, legislation and regulations.
On Jan. 6, 2016, the following letter to the editor was published in the Philadelphia Inquirer regarding judicial nominations.
"We lost a legend today," said Albert S. Dandridge III, Chancellor of the 12,000-member Philadelphia Bar Association.
In light of yesterday's news reports that Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane failed to disclose additional questionable emails in the "Porngate" scandal, Albert S. Dandridge III, Chancellor of the 12,000-member Philadelphia Bar Association, today reiterated his earlier statement calling for full and immediate disclosure of any and all inappropriate email exchanges.
On Dec. 8, 2015, Gaetan J. Alfano, 89th Chancellor of the Philadelphia Bar Association, delivered the following address at the Bar Association's 2015 Annual Meeting.
Mary F. Platt, counsel at Fineman Krekstein & Harris P.C., has been elected Vice Chancellor of the Philadelphia Bar Association.