ACBA Women in the Law Division

ACBA Women in the Law Division The Women in the Law Division Council meets on the last Wednesday of the month from 12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m. - Koppers Building Conference Center 9th floor
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This Division shall: create and sponsor programs to educate the members of the bar and the Judiciary as to the character and impact of overt and subtle barriers which deny women the opportunity to achieve full integration and equal participation in the work, responsibilities, and rewards of the legal profession. It shall work cooperatively with other organizations formed for the purpose of resolvi

This Division shall: create and sponsor programs to educate the members of the bar and the Judiciary as to the character and impact of overt and subtle barriers which deny women the opportunity to achieve full integration and equal participation in the work, responsibilities, and rewards of the legal profession. It shall work cooperatively with other organizations formed for the purpose of resolvi

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06/15/2021

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The ACBA’s Biggest Week of the Summer is NEXT WEEK in lieu of the Bench-Bar Conference. Are you ready? https://buff.ly/3nNJ7JB

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06/15/2021

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Memes are fun and all, but do you know to use social media to generate business? #ACBACLE https://buff.ly/2QJYero

ACBA Passing of the Gavel Ceremony July 7The time-honored tradition that usually occurs at the Bench-Bar Conference will...
06/10/2021

ACBA Passing of the Gavel Ceremony July 7

The time-honored tradition that usually occurs at the Bench-Bar Conference will be virtual this year. All members are invited to watch on Wednesday, July 7 at 4 p.m. on Zoom as outgoing ACBA President Elizabeth Hughes passes the gavel to incoming president Joe Williams – and as outgoing ACBF President Jennifer Andrade passes the gavel to incoming president Keith Whitson. During this event, Elizabeth Hughes and Jennifer Andrade will share comments on the year that was – and it was quite a year. Joe Williams and Keith Whitson will then discuss their plans for the year ahead.
There is no cost to attend, but registration is required. Click here to register.

ACBA Passing of the Gavel Ceremony July 7

The time-honored tradition that usually occurs at the Bench-Bar Conference will be virtual this year. All members are invited to watch on Wednesday, July 7 at 4 p.m. on Zoom as outgoing ACBA President Elizabeth Hughes passes the gavel to incoming president Joe Williams – and as outgoing ACBF President Jennifer Andrade passes the gavel to incoming president Keith Whitson. During this event, Elizabeth Hughes and Jennifer Andrade will share comments on the year that was – and it was quite a year. Joe Williams and Keith Whitson will then discuss their plans for the year ahead.
There is no cost to attend, but registration is required. Click here to register.

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06/10/2021

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A small law firm is seeking an attorney to handle all aspects of estate administration and estate planning. Info at https://buff.ly/2AFI21E.

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06/10/2021

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This multi-dimensional program will confront white privilege, white fragility, colorblindness and microaggressions. #ACBACLE https://buff.ly/3xMHOPI

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06/10/2021

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During this Town Hall session, judges from the Commonwealth Court of PA will update members on court operations during the pandemic. https://buff.ly/2TlHqbb

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06/10/2021

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Appellate attorneys: Hear directly from Superior Court Judges during this non-CLE Townhall. https://buff.ly/3nHGY1K

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06/10/2021

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Join us for Drag Bingo, hosted by HGTV Design Star Contestant Alora Chateaux, on Thursday. Winning bingo players will win prizes. https://buff.ly/2SKZ085

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06/10/2021

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This #ACBACLE will review some of the unique challenges of trying a family law case via remote technology. https://buff.ly/3eidYdV

Reopening the Legal Profession Town Hall Meeting July 13As a larger percentage of the population is vaccinated against C...
06/10/2021
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Reopening the Legal Profession Town Hall Meeting July 13
As a larger percentage of the population is vaccinated against COVID-19, the legal profession is reopening. Like all industries, the profession is entering a "new normal." During this town hall meeting on Tuesday, July 13 at 4 p.m. on Zoom, experts from the health, employment and real estate sectors will share insight to help lawyers make the transition.
Dr. Debra Bogen, Director of the Allegheny County Health Department, will discuss vaccinations, health risks and safety measures related to COVID-19. Jennifer Betts, a labor and employment attorney and Co-Office Managing Shareholder of Ogletree Deakins, will discuss important workplace factors such as vaccination requirements, law office reopening considerations and more. Dan Adamski, Senior Managing Director of JLL Pittsburgh, will discuss the real estate market in the post-COVID era, with an added emphasis on the legal sector. There is no cost to attend, thanks to event sponsor JLL, but registration is required. Click link https://www.acba.org/CLE-Events/Event-Info/sessionaltcd/EVE210713_ACBATOWN to register.

Allegheny County Bar Association is a professional legal organization that provides information about the law, programs to assist lawyers and judges in their work, and legal information for the public.

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06/10/2021

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Attorneys: If your practice involves evictions, don’t miss this free Town Hall Meeting. https://buff.ly/2Si89oe

Watch the ‘Justice, Justice Thou Shalt Pursue’ Event on RBGAll members were invited to a non-CLE discussion on April 7, ...
06/10/2021

Watch the ‘Justice, Justice Thou Shalt Pursue’ Event on RBG
All members were invited to a non-CLE discussion on April 7, “Justice, Justice Thou Shalt Pursue: A Celebration of the Life and Work of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.” The event featured a discussion with two of RBG’s clerks: Professor Amanda Tyler (RBG, 1999-2000) and Kelsi Brown Corkran (RBG, 2013-2014). Click - https://vimeo.com/534443453/00b311f131

Watch the ‘Justice, Justice Thou Shalt Pursue’ Event on RBG
All members were invited to a non-CLE discussion on April 7, “Justice, Justice Thou Shalt Pursue: A Celebration of the Life and Work of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.” The event featured a discussion with two of RBG’s clerks: Professor Amanda Tyler (RBG, 1999-2000) and Kelsi Brown Corkran (RBG, 2013-2014). Click - https://vimeo.com/534443453/00b311f131

06/10/2021

2021-22 ACBA Women in the Law Division Election Results

The annual Allegheny County Bar Association elections have concluded. Results for the WLD are published below, with winners listed in alphabetical order. Terms begin on July 1; congratulations to all winners!

Chair-Elect (One-Year Term): Leslie A. Dutchcot
Secretary (One-Year Term): Terese M. Connerton
Treasurer (One-Year Term): Jaclyn E. Faulds
Council (Two-Year Term): Erin M. Curran, Jennifer B. Dempsey, Katie E. Pakler, Vijyalakshmi H. Patel, Cynthia K. Stoltz and Jessica M. Van Dame

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06/02/2021

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Port Authority of Allegheny County is seeking a Director of Legal and Consulting Services. Info at https://buff.ly/2AFI21E.

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06/02/2021

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Howmet Aerospace Inc. is seeking an Associate Counsel – Commercial. Info at https://buff.ly/2AFI21E.

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06/02/2021

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The Pittsburgh Legal Diversity & Inclusion Coalition is seeking an Executive Director. Info at https://buff.ly/2AFI21E.

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05/30/2021

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McMorrow Law, LLC, seeks an associate attorney to handle family law and estate planning. Info at https://buff.ly/2AFI21E.

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05/30/2021

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GRB Law is seeking a highly motivated Associate Attorney with 1 to 4 years' experience. Info at https://buff.ly/2AFI21E.

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05/29/2021

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Walsh, Barnes & Zumpella, P.C., is accepting resumes for an Associate position. Info at https://buff.ly/2AFI21E.

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05/29/2021

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A small law firm is seeking an attorney to handle all aspects of estate administration and estate planning. Info at https://buff.ly/2AFI21E.

Congratulations to Maria Comas, director of career services, who was nominated to serve as NALP - National Association f...
05/27/2021
Maria Comas to serve as NALP co-chair

Congratulations to Maria Comas, director of career services, who was nominated to serve as NALP - National Association for Law Placement co-chair of the Small and Solo Career Services Office Section for the 21-22 NALP year: https://bit.ly/3hUhTQz

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Maria Comas to serve as NALP co-chair April 28, 2021 Maria Comas, director of career services, will serve as NALP co-chair of the Small and Solo Career Services Office Section for the 21-22 NALP year. Her appointment is effective April 30. "NALP provides its members the opportunity to get involved w...

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05/25/2021

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Join us for free Online Yoga Friday, June 4 at noon. ACBA member Lisa Standish, an instructor at Salt Power Yoga, will lead a breath-based yoga session. All levels welcome. https://buff.ly/3v0YzUX

ACBA Members: Join the WLD Annual Meeting on 6/24 and find out who the winner of the Carol Los Mansmann Helping Hand Awa...
05/25/2021

ACBA Members: Join the WLD Annual Meeting on 6/24 and find out who the winner of the Carol Los Mansmann Helping Hand Award is. bit.ly/3aWUQQL

ACBA Members: Join the WLD Annual Meeting on 6/24 and find out who the winner of the Carol Los Mansmann Helping Hand Award is. bit.ly/3aWUQQL

05/22/2021

By the fall of 2021, 14% of accredited U.S. law schools will have Black women in the dean's suite.

Link: https://bit.ly/3bLCe6I

Hat Tip: Shenequa L. Grey, Esq.

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05/22/2021

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Our Pa. Superior Court Townhall Meeting will be held at noon on Friday, June 18 as part of ACBA Bar Week. Hear from The Hon. Jack Panella and The Hon. Mary Jane Bowes. https://buff.ly/3nHGY1K

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05/22/2021

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Join us for free Online Yoga Friday, June 4 at noon. ACBA member Lisa Standish, an instructor at Salt Power Yoga, will lead a breath-based yoga session. All levels welcome. https://buff.ly/3v0YzUX

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05/22/2021

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Bar Week CLE Just Announced – “Digital Practice in Orphans’ Court: An Overview” is Wednesday, June 16 at 3:30 p.m. Get a $5 discount courtesy of Fragasso Financial Advisors. https://buff.ly/2QPSf4c

WLD Morns- Eugene B. "Gene" Strassburger III passed away Monday, May 17, 2021, at home in Oakland, surrounded by family....
05/20/2021
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WLD Morns- Eugene B. "Gene" Strassburger III passed away Monday, May 17, 2021, at home in Oakland, surrounded by family. He is survived by his beloved wife, Phyllis Kitzerow, brother, E.J. (Mona), sister, Lanie, children, David (Meredith), Ellen and Zach (Kate), and grandchildren, Scott, Julia, Maya, Sammy, and brand new grandbaby, Elior. A funeral service will be performed at 1:30 p.m. Friday, May 21, 2021, at Rodef Shalom Congregation, with visitation beginning at noon. Gene was born Nov. 28, 1943, to Jane and Eugene Strassburger Jr. He graduated from Linden Elementary, Shady Side Academy, Yale University ('64) and Harvard Law School ('67). He clerked for the Honorable Henry O'Brien on the Pennsylvania Supreme Court.

https://www.schugar.com/obituaries?id=2281&fbclid=IwAR3xf3uuDOd402vkbDepEl-xD4wj5uLby6C9DVf-95alD2tVoMTxpOpNhbI

EUGENE (GENE) B. STRASSBURGER, III: Passed away on May 17, 2021 at home in Oakland, surrounded by family. He is survived by his beloved wife Phyllis Kitzerow, brother E.J. (Mona), sister Lanie, children David (Meredith), Ellen, and Zach (Kate), and grandchildren Scott, Julia, Maya, Sammy, and brand....

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05/13/2021

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ACBF Endowment Campaign Kicks off Today! Create a Legacy of Leadership. https://buff.ly/3asat28

05/09/2021

Register now for "Black Lives Matter: A Year in Review," presented by the Allegheny County Bar Association's Young Lawyers Division Ad Hoc Anti-Racism Committee on May 25 from 5-6:30 p.m. ACBA members and the public at large are invited to this candid discussion on race relations in Pittsburgh. Moderated by Farooq Farooq Al-Said of 1Hood Media, the event takes a look back at the past year in the Black Lives Matter movement, examining how far the community has come and the work that remains. The discussion also will cover current events shaping the future of Pittsburgh. There is no cost to attend, but a $10 donation to the YLD Scholarship Fund is requested. Photo via the ACBA. Register here: https://www.acba.org/CLE-Events/Event-Info/sessionaltcd/EVE210525_AYEARIN #blacklivesmattermovement #blacklivesmatter #alleghenycounty

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