YLD Networking Happy Hour May 18
Join the Young Lawyers Division and celebrate spring! Come out to the YLD Networking Happy Hour at Pagano's Market & Bar on Wednesday, May 18 at 6 p.m. The first 50 people to arrive will receive a drink ticket, but there will be appetizers and drink specials for all. Bring your friends and show them what the Philadelphia Bar Association has to offer!
Pagano's Market & Bar is located at 2001 Market St., Philadelphia. No registration required.
The May 18 Networking Happy Hour is sponsored by:
Save the Date: YLD Diversity Reception June 7
Save the date for the YLD Diversity Reception at Chima on Tuesday, June 7 at 6 p.m. Registration will open soon.
Registration Now Open: Bench-Bar & Annual Conference Sept. 23-24
The Philadelphia Bar Association will hold its 2016 Bench-Bar & Annual Conference on Friday, Sept. 23 and Saturday, Sept. 24 at Harrah's Resort in Atlantic City…READ MORE
Volunteer Panels Needed for Federal Court
The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania invites you to join one of its prisoner civil rights and employment panels.
The members of the prisoner civil rights panel provide legal representation to prison inmates for constitutional violations by law enforcement officers before the inmate was incarcerated that relate to the matter(s) for which the inmate is then incarcerated.
The employment panel members represent plaintiffs in cases that are brought under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act ot 1964, the Age Discrimination Employment Act, the Americans With Disabilities Act, the Rehabilitation Act and state claims which can be properly appended to federal employment claims.
For further information about joining the prisoner civil rights panel, please contact Panel Coordinators Stephen D. Brown Esq. at (215) 994-2240 or Samuel W. Silver Esq. at (215) 751-2309. To learn more about the employment panel, please contact Panel Coordinators Alan B. Epstein Esq. at (215) 241-8832 or Ari R. Karpf Esq. at (215) 639-0801. The Court's Volunteer Panel Administrator, Elaine Battle, can be reached at (267) 299-7034.
Featured Philadelphia Bar Association CLE
CLE - Hoarding Intervention and Response: Strategic Approaches May 11
David Wengert, MSW and Pam Walz, Esq. of the Philadelphia Hoarding Task Force will be presenting on how to assess, engage with, and represent a client with hoarding behavior. Our focus will be how guardians, practitioners, and care providers can best help their clients and wards that hoard…READ MORE
CLE - Maximizing Your Board Leadership May 12
Hosted by the Young Lawyers Division as part of the Board Observer Program
Young lawyers are very desirable and essential board members. In considering board service, it is critical to understand the board culture and the expectations for leadership…READ MORE
New Member Benefits from HotelStorm
The Philadelphia Bar Association is excited to announce a new partnership with HotelStorm to bring exclusive hotel discounts to its members…READ MORE
Call for Submissions to The Philadelphia Lawyer
The Philadelphia Lawyer magazine is looking for creative and fresh law-related content to publish in upcoming editions. Take your sense of humor or adventure, your urge to critique or your affinity for a special area of law and put pen to paper.
All submissions must be original and previously unpublished. For more information on submission guidelines, email firstname.lastname@example.org.