1101 Market Street, 11th Floor • Philadelphia, PA 19107

Phone: 215-238-6300 •

December 09, 2014

Gross Elected Vice Chancellor; 5 Gain Board of Governors Seats

Deborah R. Gross, a partner in the Law Offices Bernard M. Gross, P.C. and current president of the Philadelphia Bar Foundation, will serve as Vice Chancellor of the Philadelphia Bar Association in 2015 after running unopposed in the Association's Tuesday, Dec. 9 Annual Election. Gross will serve as Chancellor-Elect in 2016 and Chancellor in 2017.

The following candidates for Bar offices ran unopposed and will begin serving in their positions on Jan. 1: Jacqueline G. Segal, Secretary; Wesley R. Payne IV, Treasurer; Judge A. Michael Snyder (ret.), Assistant Secretary; Mary F. Platt, Assistant Treasurer.

The following five candidates for Board of Governors were elected on Dec. 9 and will begin their terms on Jan. 1 - Kathleen Kirkpatrick, Ira S. Lefton, Kevin Mincey, Jeffrey N. Rosenthal and Julia Swain.

The following seven candidates for the Young Lawyers Division Executive Committee were elected on Dec. 9 and will begin serving their terms on Jan. 1 - Caitlin M. Donnelly, Melanie J. Foreman, Dana Gittleman, Lindsay H. Schoonmaker, Ashley K. Shea, Thomas J. Szymanski and Anna B. Will.

# # #