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01/15/2014

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Philadelphia Bar Association Announces 2014 Officers

The 13,000-member Philadelphia Bar Association – the oldest association of lawyers in the United States – has announced its 2014 slate of officers and members of the Board of Governors, elected by the Association's membership.

William P. Fedullo, counsel at the law firm of Rosen, Schafer & DiMeo LLP, serves as Chancellor. His one-year term officially began on Jan. 1.

Albert S. Dandridge, III, a partner in the law firm of Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP, has been elected Chancellor-Elect. His one-year term officially began on Jan. 1.

Gaetan J. Alfano, a partner in the law firm of Pietragallo Gordon Alfano Bosick & Raspanti, LLP, has been elected Vice Chancellor. His one-year term officially began on Jan. 1.

Jacqueline G. Segal, a partner in the law firm of Fox Rothschild LLP, serves as Secretary. Her one-year term officially began on Jan. 1.

Wesley R. Payne, IV, a partner in the law firm of White and Williams LLP, serves as Treasurer. His one-year term officially began on Jan. 1.

Hon. A. Michael Snyder (ret.), distinguished neutral at Dispute Resolution Institute, serves as Assistant Secretary. His one-year term officially began on Jan. 1.

Mary F. Platt, counsel at the law firm of Griesing Law LLC, has been elected Assistant Treasurer. Her one-year term officially began on Jan. 1.

Eric H. Weitz, a partner in the law firm of Messa & Associates, has been named Chair of the Board of Governors of the Philadelphia Bar Association. His one-year term officially began on Jan. 1.

Brad V. Shuttleworth, counsel at the law firm of Alva & Associates, has been named Vice Chair of the Board of Governors of the Philadelphia Bar Association. His one-year term officially began on Jan. 1.

In addition, the following five attorneys have been elected as Members of the Board of Governors for three-year terms each. All terms officially began on Jan. 1:

Lawrence S. Felzer, director of development and finance at the SeniorLaw Center; Lauren P. McKenna, a partner in the law firm of Fox Rothschild LLP; Jeremy A. Menkowitz, an associate in the law firm of Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP; Peter M. Newman, counsel at the law firm of Feldman Shepherd Wohlgelernter Tanner Weinstock & Dodig LLP; and Erin M. Siciliano, counsel at the law firm of Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP.

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