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2007 News Releases

Dec. 5, 2007
Chief Justice of Pennsylvania Supreme Court Receives Pennsylvania Bar Association's Most Prestigious Honor

Nov. 29, 2007
Camp Hill Lawyer Named 'Government Lawyer of the Year'

Nov. 9, 2007
PBA President Speaks Out Against Attacks on Rule of Law in Pakistan

Nov. 8, 2007
Pennsylvania Attorney General and PBA President Continue Expansion of Unique Conflict Resolution Program

Nov. 7, 2007
PBA President Credits Voters for Making Informed Decisions

Oct. 26, 2007
Pennsylvania Bar Association Announces Winners of 28th Annual Schnader Print Media Awards

Oct. 25, 2007
State Bar President Asks Voters to Judge the Judges Fairly on Election Day

Oct. 4, 2007
Commission Reissues Ratings for Judicial Candidates, Provides Information for Voters

Sept. 14, 2007
State Bar President Issues Editorial on Upcoming Retention Election

Sept. 13, 2007
State Bar President Says Voters Should Evaluate Judges on Full Records

Aug. 23, 2007
Lawyers Named Chairs of PBA's Sections, Committees and Task Forces

July 26, 2007
Pennsylvania Bar Association Supports Ruling on Hazleton Immigration Case

July 18, 2007
PBA Judicial Evaluation Commission Releases Retention Ratings for Judicial Candidates

June 29, 2007
Pennsylvania Lawyers Honored by the Pennsylvania Bar Association

June 28, 2007
PBA Adopts Resolutions Regarding Sexual Orientation, Immigration and the Right to Habeas Corpus

June 19, 2007
Lawyers and Judges Honored by the Pennsylvania Bar Association for Legal Assistance to the Poor

June 8, 2007
Centre County Lawyer to Serve on Pennsyvlania Bar Association Board of Governors
Dauphin County Lawyer Elected to the Pennsylvania Bar Association Board of Governors
Franklin County Lawyer to Serve on Pennsylvania Bar Association Board of Governors
Lackawanna County Lawyer to Serve on Pennsylvania Bar Association Board of Governors
Schuylkill County Lawyer to Serve on Pennsylvania Bar Association Board of Governors
Somerset County Lawyer Elected to the Pennsylvania Bar Association Board of Governors

June 7, 2007
Bedford County Lawyer to Head Pennsylvania Bar Association Young Lawyers Division
Luzerne County Lawyer to be Chair-elect of Pennsylvania Bar Association Young Lawyers Division
Allegheny County Lawyer to be Immediate Past Chair of Pennsylvania Bar Association Young Lawyers Division
State Representative to Become Chair of the Pennsylvania Bar Association's House of Delegates Erie County Lawyer Receives 'Everyday Leader' Award from the Pennsylvania Bar Association

June 6, 2007
Philadelphia Lawyer to Become President of the Pennsylvania Bar Association
C. Dale McClain to Lead Pennsyvlania Bar Association in 2008
Haines Elected Vice President of Pennsylvania Bar Association
Lancaster Lawyer to Begin Third Year as Treasurer of Pennsylvania Bar Association
Philadelaphia Lawyer Elected Secretary of Pennsylvania Bar Association

June 4, 2007
Hollidaysburg Area Teacher to be Honored with the Liberty Bell Award
Philadelphia Lawyer to Receive Michael K. Smith Excellence in Service Award
Pittsburgh Lawyer Ann L. Begler to be Honored by Pennsylvania Bar Association
Pennsylvania Bar Association to Honor Philadelphia Lawyer for Leadership of Women Lawyers
Sir Francis Bacon Dispute Resolution Award to be Presented Posthumously to Delaware County Lawyer
Philadelphia Lawyers and Philadelphia Firm to be Honored by Pennsylvania Bar Foundation

May 8, 2007
PBA Committee Pursuing Notaries and Others Unauthorized to Practice Immigration Law

April 27, 2007
Beaver County Bar Association to Host Statewide Law Day Kickoff April 30

April 19, 2007
Lawyer/Author Michael G. Trachtman to Receive Pennsylvania Bar Association's Clarity Award

April 10, 2007
Voter Education Effort Provides Information about Judicial Candidates for Appellate and Common Pleas Courts

March 31, 2007
Greensburg-Salem High School Wins State Mock Trial Championship for Third Consecutive Year

March 27, 2007
Five Area High Schools Advance to State Mock Trial Championships
Bishop O'Reilly High School and Scranton Preparatory School Advance to State Mock Trial Championships
Woodland Hills High School Advances to State Mock Trial Championships
Greensburg-Salem High School Again Advances to State Mock Trial Championships
Cumberland Valley High School Advances to State Mock Trial Championships
State College High School Advances to Mock Trial Championships
New Brighton High School Advances in State Mock Trial Championships

March 16, 2007
Northampton County Lawyer Receives 'Everyday Leader' Award

Feb. 26, 2007
PBA Minority Bar Committee to Sponsor Pittsburgh Conference and Present Achievement Award

Feb. 23, 2007
Philadlephia Bar Executive Honored by PBA

Feb. 23, 2007
Local Bar Associations Receive Awards

Feb. 20, 2007
PBA Judicial Evaluation Commission Releases 2007 Judicial Ratings

Feb. 8, 2007
PBA JEC Releases Fourth Round of Ratings

Feb. 5, 2007
PBA JEC Releases Third Round of Ratings

Jan. 25, 2007
Duty of Attorneys to Provide Representation to Unpopular Clients Op-ed Article by PBA President Ken Horoho

Jan. 24, 2007
PBA JEC Releases Second Round of 2007 Judicial Ratings

Jan. 22, 2007
PBA/YLD Mock Trial Competition Begins

Jan. 10, 2007
PBA JEC Releases First Round of 2007 Judicial Ratings