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Partner Marc Zucker Introduced as Chancellor of the Philadelphia Bar Association

By: Patrick Krenicky

In a ceremony held last month, partner Marc Zucker was introduced as the 96th Chancellor of the Philadelphia Bar Association. As Chancellor of the Bar Association, Marc will lead the Bar Association’s more than 10,000 lawyers, and facilitate the organization’s commitment to serving the legal profession, advancing access to justice and addressing critical needs of the broader Philadelphia community. 

Marc has ambitious plans for the Bar Association in the coming year, including creating and improving skill-building programs for young lawyers, increasing emphasis on pro bono representation, expanding access to justice initiatives, commemorating the 60th anniversary of Gideon v. Wainwright, and further increasing the visibility of the Bar Association’s Judicial Commission and its recommendations for the 2023 primary elections. To learn more about Marc’s background, and his goals for the Bar Association, click on the below link to read Marc’s recent interview with Law360 Pulse.

Law 360 Pulse: New Philly Bar Leader Sets ‘Aggressive’ Agenda for His Term

Partner Alan Yatvin Secures Preliminary Approval of Landmark Settlement That Will Ensure NYC Children with Diabetes Receive Appropriate Care in School

By: Patrick Krenicky

Weir Greenblatt Pierce LLP partner, Alan Yatvin is part of a team that secured a federal court’s preliminary approval of a landmark settlement for New York City children with diabetes. The settlement will ensure that children with diabetes in New York City receive the care they need to fully participate in school and school-related activities. Click here to read the press release and learn more about the terms of this ground-breaking settlement.