By Victoria Hudgins| October 11, 2018 at 12:00 PM Honored Philadelphia lawyer Alan H. Molod is the recipient of the seventh annual Pennsylvania Bar Association W. Edward Sell Business Lawyer Award, which is set to be presented at the2018 Business Law Institute in Philadelphia, Nov. 7-8. Molod is being recognized for his contributions to the practice of business […]
Judy Springer Receives “Distinguished Advocate for Children” Award
At Change the Story, an Evening for Child Advocacy, Judy Springer received an award from the Support Center for Child Advocates for being a “Distinguished Advocate for Children.” The event was held on Wednesday, April 18, 2018 at the Crystal Tea Room. Judy McIntire Springer, Astor Weiss Kaplan & Mandel, LLP […]
Gutin becomes President of Jewish Senior Services
David Gutin recently was installed as President of Jewish Senior Housing and Healthcare Services, Inc., the agency that oversees the Lions Gate CCRC in Voorhees, NJ as well as three government subsidized low income senior housing buildings in Cherry Hill, NJ.
Schlossberg chosen to serve as Judge Pro Tem
Jordan Schlossberg has been selected by the Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas to serve as a Judge Pro Tem. Congratulations Jordan!
Pennsylvania Super Lawyers recognizes 10 Astor Weiss Kaplan & Mandel, LLP attorneys from the Philadelphia office.
Astor Weiss Kaplan & Mandel, LLP is pleased to announce that 10 attorneys from the firm’s Philadelphia office were recently selected for inclusion in the 2017 edition of Pennsylvania Super Lawyers, published by Thomson Reuters. The complete list of Astor Weiss Kaplan & Mandel attorneys recognized as Pennsylvania Super Lawyers […]
AWKM Named General Counsel for The Women’s Film Festival
Astor Weiss Kaplan & Mandel, LLP is proud to have been named general counsel for The Women’s Film Festival. This year’s event was held March 16th – 19th at the Kimmel Center for Performing Arts, Perelman Theater. “There’s a need for a festival that affords women of any background the chance […]
Presentation by Schorr
On February 2, Gerald Schorr gave a presentation to the Nicholas A. Cipriani Inn of Courts on the implications of the recently enacted amendment to section 3301(d) of the Divorce Code. Jerry’s talk focused on how the reduction in the waiting period for living separate and apart for establishing grounds […]
Changes affecting Commercial Powers of Attorney in Pennsylvania
On October 4, 2016, Governor Wolf signed into law House Bill 665 (Act 103 of 2016) which clarified certain sections of the Pennsylvania power of attorney law that went in effect on January 2, 2015 (Act 95 of 2014). The changes were aimed at correcting issues with commercial powers of […]
How and Why we practice law
As the only attorney who sits on the Board of Directors of the Brain Association of Pennsylvania (BIAPA), I get a lot of referrals from both attorneys and medical professionals who treat patients with traumatic brain injuries (TBI’s). Most of the cases that make it to my desk involve individuals […]
Chris Yaracs presents at Philadelphia Bar Conference
Chris Yaracs moderated a continuing legal education seminar at the Philadelphia Bar Association’s annual Bench-Bar Conference. Chris’ seminar, titled Drafting to Avoid Litigation and What to Do When it Happens, discussed some of the most common legal issues faced by small businesses and start-ups, and suggested methods lawyers can use […]