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Co-sponsored by the Civil Litigation Section, Solo and Small Firm Section, Real Property Probate & Trust Law Section,
Quality of Life Balance Committee, Commission on Women in the Profession and the Young Lawyers Division. Get more information and register.
Get more information and register for Part II of the series, “The How: Incorporating Inclusive Leadership in Your Workplace,” sponsored by the Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Team.
Including presentation of the Section’s Irvin Stander Memorial Award to Pittsburgh attorney Lawrence Chaban. Read the news release. Get more information and register.
Featuring Keynote Speaker Lt. Gov. John Fetterman and the presentation of the A. Leon Higginbotham Jr. Lifetime Achievement Award to Judge Theodore A. McKee and Judge Carolyn H. Nichols. Sponsored by the Minority Bar Committee. Get more information and register.
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C. Dale McClain Quality of Life/Balance Award; deadline: Sept. 30; Commission on Women in the Profession Special Achievement Award (rolling deadline); Government Lawyer of the Year Award; deadline: Oct. 1.
Due to the Casemaker/Fastcase merger in January, free-with-PBA membership legal research tool Casemaker will soon transition to Fastcase. Until that time, members can access both platforms. Get more information.
Because of the COVID-19 pandemic and the related postponement of the bar exam, the PBA Covid-19 Task Force has initiated the PBA Project Board to help recent graduates gain paid short- and long-term professional assignments and to help members find the limited-time legal support they need. Go to the PBA Project Board.
As COVID-19 cases increase, the Superior Court of Pa. is requiring all persons to wear masks in any court facility. The court has also adopted a policy that in-person arguments are at the discretion of the Argument Court Panel. “The legal community is grateful that the well-being of those appearing before the court have been carefully considered in these newly-released protocols,” said PBA President Kathleen D. Wilkinson. Get more information.
In celebration of Constitution Day, PBA President Kathleen Wilkinson encourages all to remember the unifying goals expressed in the preamble and to renew our commitment to celebrate and use our differences to make us stronger and better together.
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