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November 30, 2006

Candidate Forum Podcast Available

Attention members: If you missed Chancellor Alan M. Feldman's November 16 Forum for the Bar Association candidates for office, listen to the podcast of the event, and hear what the candidates had to say about their plans for the Bar Association.

2006 Philadelphia Bar Association Election

Candidates for officers and members of the Board of Governors office are:

  • Vice Chancellor
    • Alexander Kerr
    • Sayde J. Ladov
  • Secretary
    • John E. Savoth
  • Assistant secretary
    • Kathleen D. Wilkinson
  • Treasurer
    • Scott F. Cooper
  • Assistant treasurer
    • Jeffrey M. Lindy
  • Five seats on the Board of Governors. Each Board seat carries a three-year term.
    • Gaetan J. Alfano
    • Karen L. Detamore
    • Natalie Klyashtorny
    • Michael B. Hayes
    • Wesley R. Payne
    • Rosemary Pinto
    • Jacqueline G. Segal
    • Shelley R. Smith

The Philadelphia Bar Association's Nominating Committee nominated the following candidates for Bar Association offices on Oct. 11:

  • Vice Chancellor, Sayde J. Ladov
  • Secretary, John E. Savoth
  • Assistant Secretary, Kathleen D. Wilkinson
  • Treasurer, Scott F. Cooper
  • Assistant Treasurer, Jeffrey M. Lindy.

The Committee also made the following nominations for three-year terms (three of five positions) on the Board of Governors:
  • Gaetan J. Alfano
  • Karen L. Detamore
  • Shelley R. Smith

Candidates for the Young Lawyers Division Executive Committee are:

  • Joshua Burg
  • Danny Cevallos
  • Abby Y. DuFrayne
  • Heather A. Suydam Herrington
  • David M. Koller
  • Micheal Z. Mandale
  • Joshue B. Ryan
  • Abigail R. Schiller
  • Richard Vanderslice
  • Henry Yamplosky

This year, 11 candidates are seeking electio nto seven seats available on the Young Lawyers Division Executive Committee. Committee members serve three-year terms.

For a complete guide to the upcoming election, including candidate statements, click here.

Election Calendar

November 17

Mail ballots to be mailed to voting members of the Philadelphia Bar Association.

November 30

10 a.m. deadline for receipt of mail ballots.

December 5

Election Day

Time: 8:30 a.m. Polls open. Location: Park Hyatt Philadelphia at the Bellevue, Ballroom level, Broad & Walnut streets.

Polls close at 6 p.m.
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