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04/22/2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE


Contact: Mark Tarasiewicz

Phone: 215-238-6346


Judge Lazarus to Receive O'Connor Award at June 12 Quarterly

Pennsylvania Superior Court Judge Anne E. Lazarus will be presented with the Association's Sandra Day O'Connor Award at the Wednesday, June 12 Quarterly Meeting and Luncheon.

The O'Connor Award is conferred annually on a woman attorney who has demonstrated superior legal talent, achieved significant legal accomplishments and has furthered the advancement of women in both the profession and the community.

U.S. Court of Appeals Judge Marjorie O. Rendell will deliver the Judge A. Leon Higginbotham Jr. Memorial Public Interest Lecture at the program and the association will honor the newest members of the Year Clubs, Association members who have been practicing law for 50 years or more. As previously announced, Justice O’Connor will also be in attendance at the meeting.

Judge Lazarus was elected to Superior Court in 2009 and served as a judge on the Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas from 1991 to 2009.

The June Quarterly Meeting and Luncheon is sponsored by PNC Wealth Management.

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