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PHILADELPHIA LAWYER TO BECOME VICE PRESIDENT OF THE PENNSYLVANIA BAR ASSOCIATION

HARRISBURG (April 13, 2005) – Andrew F. Susko, a partner in the Philadelphia-based law firm of White and Williams LLP, will become vice president of the Pennsylvania Bar Association at the conclusion of the organization’s Annual Meeting May 4 – 6 in Pittsburgh. Susko will become president of the 28,000-member state legal association in 2007.

Susko is a past chair and present member of the PBA House of Delegates and a past chair of the PBA Young Lawyers Division. Susko serves as a tri-chair of the PBA Public Relations Task Force and is a member of the PBA Law-Related Education and Planning committees. He chaired the Association’s Legislative and Governmental Affairs Committee and is a past chair of the PBA “Project Peace” subcommittee, which worked with the Pennsylvania Attorney General’s Office to establish a statewide dispute resolution program for elementary and middle school students.

Susko leads the insurance fraud practice group at White and Williams LLP, a 220-lawyer firm, and is the current president of the Pennsylvania Defense Institute. He also is a past chair of the Philadelphia Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Section and later served as an elected member of the Philadelphia Bar Association’s Board of Governors. Active in the Philadelphia area pro bono community, he serves on the board of the Legal Clinic for the Disabled and was a member of the board of the Homeless Advocacy Project.

Susko is a summa cum laude graduate of The Florida State University and a graduate of the Villanova University School of Law, where he was a member of the Law Review and was selected for its Board of Editors.

He and his wife, Pamela, have two sons and reside in Chester County, Pennsylvania.

Editor’s Note: A photo of Andrew Susko is available to download on the PBA Web site at www.pabar.org\newofficersphotos.asp.