Have a question about the PBA?

Use the list below to identify the PBA staff member who can best answer your PBA-related question. Staff members may be contacted at 800-932-0311 or 717-238-6715. To speed your connection when using the PBA’s voicemail system, enter the staff member’s four-digit extension included on the list. Staff also may be contacted by the listed email addresses.

ABA House (PA Delegation).................................................................................... Sandra Graver, x 2221

ABA Publications ........................................................................... https://www.americanbar.org/products

Accounts Payable................................................................ Ashley Heffernan, x2219; Lisa Hogan, X2237

Accounts Receivable ................................................................. Ross Miller, x2287, Katey Rhone, X2271

Address Changes............................................................................. Member Service Center, x2211, x2254

Advertising ................................................................................................................... Coleen Jones x2226

Alternative Dispute Resolution ...................................................................................... Susan Wolf, x2276

Annual Meeting ...................................................................................................... Wendy Loranzo, x2225

Attorney Registration Office (atty. licensing)................................................. Pa. Disc. Bd. - 717.731.7073

Avoiding Legal Malpractice Sessions................. Susan Etter, Esq., x2256; Bridget Gillespie, Esq., x2300

Bar Examination/Admissions......................................................... Pa. Bd. Law Examiners - 717.795.7270

Bar Foundation ............................................................................... https://www.pabar.org/site/Foundation

Bar Insurance Fund ................................................................................................... Sandra Graver, x2221

Bar Trust Fund........................................................................................................... Sandra Graver, x2221

Bills (House & Senate)......................................................................................... .Fred Cabell, Esq., x2232

Biographical Files....................................................................................................... Coleen Jones, x2226

Board of Governors ........................................................................................... Tameka Altadonna, x2280

Bridge-the-Gap Sessions ................................................... PBI, 800.247.4724 or pacle.org, 717.795.2139

Budget ............................................................................................................................ Lisa Hogan, x2237

Casemaker Help.......................................................................................... Bridget Gillespie, Esq., x 2300

Certificates of Good Standing .............................................. Supreme Court Prothonotary - 215.560.6370 

Claims Repair Hotline (potential malpractice questions)........................................................ 888.200.5212

Classified Ads (PA Lawyer/Bar News) ..................................................................... Coleen Jones, x2226

Client Security Fund ............................................................................................................... 717.691.7053

Committees (See below) .......................................................................................... Melisa Spinelli, x2253
................................................................................................................................... Susan Wolf, x2276
................................................................................................................................ Ursula Marks, x2206

Computers/Management Info Systems ............................................................................ Mark Golicher, X2238

Conference Call File ........................................................................................................ Lisa Jones, x2211

Conference Room Reservations....................................................................................... Lisa Jones, x2211

Conference of County Bar Leaders....................................................................... Susan Etter, Esq., x2256

Consumer Pamphlets .............................................................................................. Lauren Derrick, x2208

Continuing Legal Education ............................................... PA Bar Institute, www.pbi.org, 800.247.4724

County Bar Association Directory................................................................................................................

https://www.pabar.org/site/For-Lawyers/Directories/County-Bar-Association-Directory

........................................................................................................ Gabriele Miller-Wagner, x2240

County Bar Awards................................................................................................ Susan Etter, Esq., x2256

County Bar Newsletter (County Line)................................................................... Susan Etter, Esq., x2256

County Bar Services........................................... Susan Etter, Esq., x2256; Bridget Gillespie, Esq., x2300

....................................................................................................... Gabriele Miller-Wagner, x2240

County Courthouse Information........................................................................ LAWYERS DIRECTORY

Court-Related Agencies .................................................................................... LAWYERS DIRECTORY

Courts (Federal & State) ................................................................................... LAWYERS DIRECTORY

Data Processing .............................................................................................................. Mark Golicher, X2238

Display Ads (PA Lawyer, PA Bar News) .................................................................... Coleen Jones, x222

Disciplinary Board Counsel................................................................... Pa Disciplinary Bd., 717.731.7083

Dispute Resolution (Lawyers to Lawyers Dispute Only)............................................... Susan Wolf, x2276

Diversity Resource Center ............................................................................. Trent Hargrove, Esq., x2281

Dues Billings.................................................................................................................. Ross Miller, x2287

Dues Waivers..................................................................... Member Service Center, x2211, x2227, x2254

Elections (House of Delegates)......................................................................... Tameka Altadonna, x2280

Employee Benefits....................................................................... Becky Frank, x2220; Paul Skolka, x2213

Employment Verification.............................................................................................. Becky Frank, x2220

Ethics Opinions ....................................................................................... www.pabar.org – Members Only

Ethics Questions (PBA members only)............................................................ Victoria White, Esq., x2214

Financial Information ..................................................................................................... Lisa Hogan, x2237

House of Delegates ......................................................... Tameka Altadonna, x2280, Becky Frank, x2220

Insurance Fund and Trust........................................................................................... Sandra Graver, x2221

Insurance (Employee) ................................................................................................... Paul Skolka, x2213

Insurance (Members).......................................... USI Affinity, 800.265.2876 (East), 800.327.1550 (West)

IOLTA Board.......................................................................................................................... 888.724.6582

Judicial Ratings (Judicial Evaluation Commission)...................................................... Susan Wolf, x2276

Law Day................................................................................................................. Susan Etter, Esq., x2256

Law Practice Management ...................................................................................... Ellen Freedman, x2228

Law-Related Organizations............................................................................... LAWYERS DIRECTORY

Law Related Education......................................................................................... Susan Etter, Esq., x2256

Law Schools (PA) ........................................................... https://www.pabar.org/site/Public/mscfaqschools

Law Student Membership ........................................................................................... Maria Engles, x2243

Lawyers Addresses/Telephone Numbers ....................................... Member Service Center, x2211, x2254

........................................................................................................... www.padisciplinaryboard.org

Lawyers Directory (Subscriptions).............................................................................. Coleen Jones, x2226

Lawyers Directory (Editorial)................................................................................... Tina Schreiber, x2277

Lawyers Saluting Veterans ........................................................................ Gabriele Miller-Wagner, x2570

Lawyer Referral Service.................................................................................. 800.692.7375; x2235, x2254

Lawyer Referral Service/Disabilities.............................................. Member Service Center, x2254, x2211

Lawyer Referral Service/Exceptional Children.............................. Member Service Center, x2254, x2211

Legal Service Offices (Legal Aid)................................................................... LAWYERS DIRECTORY

Legislation............................................................................................................. Fred Cabell, Esq., x2232

Legislative Affairs ................................................................................................ Fred Cabell, Esq., x2232

Listservs ................................................................................................................... Daniel Fuentes, x2255

Magazine Subscription Service............................................................................................... 800.603.5602

Mail................................................................................................................................ Paul Skolka, x2213

Maintenance (Buildings) ............................................................................................... Paul Skolka, x2213

Malpractice Avoidance Programs.......................................................................... Susan Etter, Esq., x2256

Malpractice Hotline (Claims Repair Hotline) ........................................................................ 800.257.4449

Media Inquiries .................................................................. Jeff Gingerich, x2216; Suzanne Cibotti, x2247

Meeting Exhibits/Exhibitors..........................................................................................................................

Meetings Director................................................................................................... Wendy Loranzo, x2225

Meeting Rooms (In-House Meetings) ............................................................................. Lisa Jones, x2211

Membership (Benefits & General Information).............................. Member Service Center, x2211, x2254

Midyear Meeting .................................................................................................... Wendy Loranzo, x2225

Military & Veterans Issues ...................... David Trevaskis, Esq., x2236; Gabriele Miller-Wagner, x 2570

Mock Trial .................................................................................................................. Maria Engles, x2223

New Admittee Conference........................................................................................... Maria Engles, x2223

Newsletters............................................................................................................................. SEE BELOW

News Releases................................................................... Suzanne Cibotti, x2247; Jeff Gingerich, x2216

Online Events Calendar ............................................................................................... Holly Wertz, X2245

Opinions (Ethics) ............................................................................................. Victoria White, Esq., x2214

 (UPL Committee) ............................................................................................ Susan Wolf, x2276

PA Bar Foundation/ PA IOLTA Loan Repayment Assistance Program......................................................

PBA Quarterly

(Editorial)................................... Jeff Gingerich, x2216, Robert E. Rains, Dickinson Law School

(Subscriptions) .............................................................................................. Coleen Jones, x2226

PABAR-PAC ....................................................................................................... .Fred Cabell, Esq., x2232

PA CLE Board ............................................................................................. 800.497.2253, www.pacle.org

Parking Assignments.................................................................................................... Becky Frank, x2220

Past Presidents .......................................................................................................... Sandra Graver, x2221

Payroll................................................................................................................... Ashley Heffernan, x2219

PBA Policies & Positions................................................ Tameka Altadonna, x2280, Becky Frank, x2220

PBI Publications.............................................................................................. 800.247.4724, www.pbi.org

Pennsylvania Bar Foundation........................................................................................................................

Pennsylvania Bar News

(Editorial)............................................................................................ Nancy Wilkes, Editor, x2259

(Advertising)................................................................................................... Coleen Jones, x2226

Pennsylvania Bar e-brief ........................................................................................ Suzanne Cibotti, x2247

Pennsylvania Lawyer

(Editorial)........................................................................................ Patricia Graybill, Editor, x2289

(Advertising)................................................................................................... Coleen Jones, x2226

Personnel ...................................................................................................................... Paul Skolka, x2213

Placement (Classified Ads)......................................................................................... Coleen Jones, x2226

Press Contacts.......................................................................................................... Suzanne Cibotti, x2247

Law Firm News Releases ........................................................................... Patricia Graybill, x2289

PBA News Releases....................................................................................... Jeff Gingerich, x2216

Printing........................................................................................................... Individual staff responsibility

Pro Bono Program.................................... David Trevaskis, Esq., x2236, Gabriele Miller-Wagner, x2297

Project Peace ................................................................................................. David Trevaskis, Esq., x2236

Publications ........................................................................................................................... SEE BELOW

Reciprocal Agreements..................................................................... Pa Bd. Law Examiners 717.795.7270

Rules of Professional Conduct ....................................................................... Pa. Code-§81.4, pacode.com

Media Awards (formerly Schnader Awards)........................................................... Suzanne Cibotti, x2247

Sections ..................................................................................................................... Pamela Kance, x2243

Statutes................................................................................................................... Fred Cabell, Esq., x2232

Section Newsletters (Subscriptions)......................................................................... Melisa Spinelli, x2253

Supplies (Office) .......................................................................................................... Becky Frank, x2220

Trust Fund.................................................................................................................. Sandra Graver, x2221

Unauthorized Practice of Law (UPL) ........................................................................... Susan Wolf, x2276

USI Affinity Insurance ....................................................................... 800.265.2876; info@usiaffinity.com

Waiving in to the Bar .................................. Pa. Bd. Law Examiners. 717.795.7270, www.pabarexam.org

Website Content ..................................................................................................... Patricia Graybill, x2289

Website Programming .............................................................................................. Daniel Fuentes, x2255

Western PA Services .................................................................................... Bridget Gillespie, Esq., x2300

Wills for Heroes .......................................................................................................... Maria Engles, x2223

Workers’ Compensation Certification ..................................................................... Melisa Spinelli, x2253

Young Lawyers Division............................................................................................. Maria Engles, x2223

Youth Courts................................................................................................... David Trevaskis, Esq. x2236

Zone Map ...................................................................... http://www.pabar.org/site/About-PBA/Zone-Map

COMMITTEES
The majority of PBA’s standing committees are administered by the Committees and Section Departments. Several committees, however, have been assigned to individual staff members who may or may not be part of the Committees and Sections Department. Listed below are the assignments.

Access to Justice – David Trevaskis, Esq., x2236
Agricultural Law – Susan Wolf, x2276
Alternative Dispute Resolution – Susan Wolf, x2276
Amicus Curiae Brief – Ursula Marks, x2206
Animal Law – Pamela Kance, x2243
Annual Meeting –Wendy Loranzo, x2225

Appellate Advocacy – Pamela Kance, x2243
Bar/Press – Suzanne Cibotti, x2247
Bylaws – Tameka Altadonna, x2280
Charitable Organizations – Ursula Marks, x2206
Children’s Rights – Susan Wolf, x2276
Civil & Equal Rights – Ursula Marks, x2206
Civility in the Profession – Victoria White, Esq., X2214
Collaborative Law – Susan Wolf, x2276

Commission on Women in the Profession (WIP) – Ursula Marks, x2206
Community and Public Relations – Jeff Gingerich, x2216
Corrections System – Ursula Marks, x2206
Cybersecurity and Data Privacy – Susan Wolf, x2276
Disability Services – Susan Wolf, x2276

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Team - Susan Wolf, x2276; Trent Hargrove, Esq., x2281
Editorial – Jeff Gingerich, x2216
Federal Practice – Susan Etter, x2256
Gaming Law– Susan Wolf, x2276
Government Lawyers –Pamela Kance, ext. 2243
Health Care Law – Ursula Marks, x2206
Immigration Law – David Trevaskis, Esq. x2236
In-House Counsel – Susan Wolf, x2276
Insurance Staff Attorney – Susan Wolf, x2276
Judicial Administration– Ursula Marks, x2206
Judicial Campaign Advertising – Jeff Gingerich, x2216
Judicial Evaluation Commission – Susan Wolf, x2276
Judicial Independence Commission – Jeff Gingerich, x2216
LGBTQ+ Rights - Ursula Marks, x2206
Large Law Firm Committee – Karla Andrews, x2227
Law Related Education – Susan Etter, Esq., x2256
Lawyer’s Assistance – Ursula Marks, x2206

Legal Academics – Bridget Gillespie, Esq., X2300
Legal Career Transitions - Lauren Derrick, X2208

Legal Ethics & Professional Responsibility – Victoria White, Esq., x2214
Legal Services for Exceptional Children – Ursula Marks, x2206
Legal Services to the Public – David Trevaskis, Esq., x2236
Medical Marijuana & Hemp Law — Ursula Marks, x2206
Membership Development – Karla Andrews, x2227
Midyear Meeting –Wendy Loranzo, x2225
Military & Veterans’ Affairs - David Trevaskis, Esq., x2236
Minority Bar – Susan Wolf, x2276
PABAR-PAC (Political Action Committee) – Ashley Murphy, Esq., x2246
Plain English – Susan Wolf, x2276
Planning Committee – Karla Andrews, x2227
Professional Liability – Susan Etter, Esq., x2256
Quality of Life/Balance – Ursula Marks, x2206
Review & Certifying Board –Ursula Marks, x2206
Senior Lawyers – Ursula Marks, x2206
Shale Energy Law – Pamela Kance, x2243
Statutory Law – Ashley Murphy, Esq., x2246
Unauthorized Practice of Law – Susan Wolf, x2276
Young Lawyers Division (YLD) – Maria Engles, x2233

PUBLICATIONS/DIRECTORIES

PBA Lawyers Directory

(Editorial)....................................................................................................... Tina Schreiber, x2277

(Subscriptions and Advertising)...................................................................... Coleen Jones, x2226

Pennsylvania Lawyer

(Editorial)........................................................................................ Patricia Graybill, Editor, x2289
(Advertising)................................................................................................... Coleen Jones, x2226

PBA Quarterly ........................................................................................................... Jeff Gingerich, x2216

PA Bar News

(Editorial)............................................................................................ Nancy Wilkes, Editor, x2259

(Advertising)................................................................................................... Coleen Jones, x2226

PA Bar E-brief......................................................................................................... Suzanne Cibotti, x2247

Guide to Member Benefits and Services................................................... Member Services, x2254; x2211

Pennsylvania Ethics Handbook....................................................................................... PBI, 800.247.4724

Reporter’s Guide to the Law.......... www.pabar.org, (download from Media Resources on PBA web site)

NEWSLETTER EDITORS

Administrative Law (email only).................................................................................. Diane Banks, x2217

Aeronautical & Space Law (web only) (hiatus)........................................................ Tina Schreiber, x2277

Agricultural Law (hiatus)............................................................................................... Susan Wolf, x2276

Alternative Dispute Resolution (email only)............................................................. Tina Schreiber, x2277

Appellate Advocacy (web only) (hiatus)................................................................... Tina Schreiber, x2277

Business Law (email only)........................................................................................ Tina Schreiber, x2277

Children’s Rights/“Child Advocate” (web only).......................................................... Diane Banks, x2217

Civil & Equal Rights (email only)............................................................................. Tina Schreiber, x2277

Civil Litigation (web only)......................................................................................... Nancy Wilkes, x2259

Collaborative Law (web only)...................................................................................... Diane Banks, x2217

Corrections System (web only) (hiatus).................................................................... Tina Schreiber, x2277

County Line.................................................................................................................. Diane Banks, x2217

Criminal Justice (web only)........................................................................................ Nancy Wilkes, x2259

Education Law (hiatus)................................................................................................... Pam Kance, x2243

Cybersecurity and Data Privacy (blog).................................................................... Suzanne Cibotti, x2247

Elder Law (email only).............................................................................................. Tina Schreiber, x2277

Environmental & Energy Law (web only)...................................................................... Pam Kance, x2243

Federal Practice (web only).......................................................................................... Diane Banks, x2217

Gaming Law (web only) (hiatus)............................................................................... Tina Schreiber, x2277

Government Lawyers (web only)................................................................................. Diane Banks, x2217

Health Care Law (web only)....................................................................................... Nancy Wilkes, x2259

Intellectual Property Law (web only)........................................................................... Diane Banks, x2217

LGBTQ+ Rights (web only)......................................................................................... Diane Banks, x2217

Labor & Employment Law (email only)................................................................... Tina Schreiber, x2277

Minority Bar/“Houston’s Legacy” (web only)............................................................. Diane Banks, x2217

Municipal Law........................................................................................................... Tina Schreiber, x2277

Family Law/“Pa. Family Lawyer” (web only).......................................................... Tina Schreiber, x2277

Pro Bono News........................................................................................................ Suzanne Cibotti, x2247

Public Utility Law (hiatus)........................................................................................ Tina Schreiber, x2277

Quality of Life/Balance.............................................................................................. Nancy Wilkes, x2259

Real Property, Probate & Trust Law............................................................................. Diane Banks, x2217

Shale Energy Law (web only).................................................................................... Nancy Wilkes, x2259

Solo & Small Firm (web only).................................................................................. Tina Schreiber, x2277

Statutory Law (web only)............................................................................................. Diane Banks, x2217

Tax Law (web only)...................................................................................................... Diane Banks, x2217

WIP/“Voices & Views” (web only).............................................................................. Diane Banks, x2217

Workers’ Compensation Law.......................................................................... PBI or Nancy Wilkes, x2259

Young Lawyers Division/“At Issue”............................................................................ Diane Banks, x2217


 

 

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