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10/18/2011

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE


Contact: Mark Tarasiewicz

Phone: 215-238-6346


Bar to Elect Officers, Board Members Dec. 6

The Philadelphia Bar Association's Annual Election of officers and members of the Board of Governors will be held on Tuesday, Dec. 6 from 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. on the Ballroom Level of The Hyatt at The Bellevue, Broad and Walnut streets. Officers to be elected are Vice Chancellor, secretary, treasurer, assistant secretary, assistant treasurer and five members of the Board of Governors for three-year terms. There being no opposition for the following offices, a unanimous ballot will be cast for these individuals who will be elected to the offices as noted:

Vice Chancellor
  • William P. Fedullo
Secretary
  • Sophia Lee
Treasurer
  • Joseph A. Prim Jr.
Assistant Secretary
  • Jacqueline G. Segal
Assistant Treasurer
  • Wesley R. Payne, IV
Board of Governors (elect five)
  • Jennifer Segal Coatsworth
  • Rainy Papademetriou
  • James A. Rocco, III
  • Eric H. Weitz
  • Kay Kyungsun Yu

Balloting for members of the Young Lawyers Division Executive Committee will take place on Tuesday, Dec. 6, from 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. on the Ballroom Level of the Hyatt at The Bellevue, Broad and Walnut streets. Seven seats are available on the YLD Executive Committee. Committee members serve three-year terms.

Note: only members in good standing of the Association's Young Lawyers Division may cast votes in this election. Attorneys are members of the Division if (1) they have not yet reached or reached in 2011 the age of 37, or (2) they have not yet reached or reached in 2011 the third anniversary of their first admission to the bar of any state. YLD members may also vote by mail. YLD mail ballots must be received (not postmarked, but received) at the offices of the Philadelphia Bar Association, 1101 Market St., 11th Floor, by 10 a.m. on Thursday, Dec. 1, 2011. Ballots received after that time will not be counted. Anyone not returning their ballot in a timely fashion may still vote in person on Dec. 6 at the Bellevue. Click here to view Candidates for Office.

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