Philadelphia, PA – Every year Philadelphia VIP, an organization that advocates equal legal justice for lower income clients, honors law firms and lawyers who have volunteered to offer pro bono work. For their altruism, Astor Weiss Kaplan & Mandel, LLP was recognized as a 2014 Awards Night Small Firm Finalist.

According to Philadelphia VIP, “In 2013, Philadelphia VIP’s pro bono attorneys and professional staff assisted in closing more than 3,200 cases… The estimated value of the legal services provided in 2013 is more than $3,400,000.” Award winners were determined based on company size with special recognition for successful newcomers and old veterans alike.

Other awards that were presented at the 2014 Awards Night hosted by Philadelphia VIP included the “Justice William J. Brennan, Jr. Award,” “Outstanding New Volunteer Award,” “Outstanding New Volunteer Award,” “Outstanding Veteran Award,” “Juris Award,” and many others.

To learn more about Philadelphia VIP and the steps they take to make sure all clients receive the best available legal services, visit their website today at To find out more about Astor Weiss Kaplan & Mandel, LLP and all of their legal services and/or charitable affiliations, browse the law firm’s website at

About Astor Weiss Kaplan & Mandel LLP

In 1954, Paul C. Astor founded the legal firm of Astor Weiss Kaplan & Mandel, LLP. Today, the law firm’s offices are located in Southeastern Pennsylvania in the areas of Wayne, Philadelphia, Bala Cynwyd.  As many of the firm’s lawyers have bar admissions in PA and NJ, there is also an office located in Haddonfield to better serve New Jersey clients. Some of Astor Weiss Kaplan & Mandel LLP lawyers have gone on to become members of judicial and legislative branches. Astor Weiss Kaplan & Mandel LLP is a law firm strongly committed to charitable, civic, and cultural organizations.