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And the Award Goes to ...

Lawyers and individuals who have provided time and resources to improve the association and the legal profession receiving Special Achievement Awards; individuals demonstrating extraordinary commitment to the association receiving President’s Awards; and lawyers who have been members of the association for five decades receiving PBA 50-Year Member Awards. Read the news release. Bohdan “Buck” R. Pankiw, Dauphin County, receiving the Public Utility Law Section Christianson Award. Read the news release.

Legal lessons learned during pandemic captured in multi-organization report

The PBA Joint Task Force on Continuity of Delivery of Legal Services has issued a report that identifies practices to assure legal services continue so that citizens have access to justice for the duration of the pandemic and future emergencies. Read the news release.

The PBA, along with 26 county bar associations, is conducting a campaign about renter and homeowner rights, with a special focus on the impact from the pandemic. Get more information. Read the news release.


For information regarding news releases, contact PBA Communications Manager Suzanne Cibotti at 800-932-0311, ext. 2247, or Communications Director Jeff Gingerich at 800-932-0311, ext. 2216.

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The Supreme Court of Pennsylvania welcomes interest from members of the public in serving on its advisory boards and independent agencies and is committed to ensuring diversity in its appointments. Read more.

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.

Now in the PBA Career Center, you can access materials to assist with career development and connect with expert career coaches who can answer your questions and help prepare you for a job search. The PBA Career Center also offers a free Resume Critique Service. Within a few days of submitting your resume, you’ll receive an evaluation outlining your strengths and weaknesses, and suggestions to ensure you have the best chance of landing an interview. Explore the Career Center resources.


 

 

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