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Deborah R. Gross is a champion for Philadelphia's public interest legal community and firmly believes in the importance of giving back.
As many members of Philadelphia’s legal community have been asking what they can do to help the community-at-large, “The Challenge Ahead: Access to Justice” pro bono volunteerism initiative provides opportunities for Association members and beyond to help people in need by providing limited legal representation, education, advice and advocacy.
The Business Law Section will feature Frederick D. Lipman, partner at Blank Rome LLP, in the latest Giants of the Business Bar fireside chat at Ballard Spahr LLP on Thursday, June 22 at 5:30 p.m. This Section program recognizes legal giants impacting the practice of business law in Philadelphia and beyond, and is both a learning and networking opportunity.
You are cordially invited to the Family Law Section's Annual Spring Reception at The Logan on Wednesday, June 21 at 5:30 p.m. Please join the Section as it celebrates recent appointees to the Family Court Division, Hon. Daniel R. Sulman and Hon. Vincent W. Furlong, and congratulate Glenn Louis Andreola and Sandra Boller on their retirement…
Nominations are being accepted for the Philadelphia Bar Association's Large Firm Management Committee Public Service Awards to be presented to two associates at Philadelphia law firms who have been practicing law for five years or less. The awards will be presented at the City-Wide Summer Associates Reception on Tuesday, July 11…
Members of the community are invited to learn about Medicaid – how it works, how lawmakers could cut the program, and what populations are particularly at risk of losing coverage – as part of the Take Action Philly initiative on Tuesday, June 13.
City officials and the Philadelphia Bar Association are currently working together to provide free legal assistance to individuals and families seeking U.S. citizenship. Throughout June, Take Action Philly (TAP), a coalition led by the Philadelphia Bar Association, with the support of the City of Philadelphia and several nonprofit legal aid organizations, is helping residents along on their path to citizenship by hosting a series of free citizenship screenings and clinics.
In light of President Trump’s announcement that he will withdraw the United States from the Paris Agreement on climate change, Chancellor Deborah R. Gross issued the following statement on behalf of the 12,000-member Philadelphia Bar Association…
The Philadelphia Bar Association's Board of Governors adopted two resolutions in May, on a Pennsylvania Bill establishing an Advisory Committee for Youth Courts and regarding Pennsylvania House Bill No. 1250 PN 1494.
The Board of Governors will meet on Wednesday, May 24, 2017, at 4 p.m. at the National Constitution Center, 525 Arch Street, Philadelphia.
The judges of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania cordially invite you to attend a special session of the court in memory of Hon. Norma L. Shapiro in the Ceremonial Courtroom of the U.S. Courthouse on Thursday, June 15 at 3 p.m.