Calendar of Events

  • Aug
    5
    Tish'a B'Av
    Tuesday, August 05, 2014,
  • Aug
    13
    Executive Committee Meeting
    Wednesday, August 13, 2014, 12:15 to 1:30 pm
    Aramark Tower, 1101 Market Street, Philadelphia Bar Association, 10th Floor Board Room, Philadelphia, PA
  • Sep
    10
    Executive Committee Meeting
    Wednesday, September 10, 2014, 12:15 to 1:30 pm
    Aramark Tower, 1101 Market Street, Philadelphia Bar Association, 10th Floor Board Room, Philadelphia, PA
  • Sep
    18
    Portrait Unveiling Ceremony for The Honorable Pamela Pryor Dembe
    Thursday, September 18, 2014, 4:00 PM
    Ceremonial Courtroom 653 City Hall, Philadelphia, PA
  • Sep
    25
    Rosh Hashana
    Thursday, September 25, 2014 - Friday, September 26, 2014,
  • Oct
    4
    Yom Kippur
    Saturday, October 04, 2014,
  • Oct
    8
    Executive Committee Meeting
    Wednesday, October 08, 2014, 12:15 to 1:30 pm
    Aramark Tower, 1101 Market Street, Philadelphia Bar Association, 10th Floor Board Room, Philadelphia, PA
  • Oct
    9
    Sukkot
    Thursday, October 09, 2014 - Wednesday, October 15, 2014,
  • Oct
    16
    Shmini Atzeret
    Thursday, October 16, 2014,
  • Oct
    17
    Simchat Torah
    Friday, October 17, 2014,

News

 

32nd Annual Jewish Law Day

The 32ND Annual Jewish Law Day will take place on Wednesday, May 21, 2014, at 5:00 PM at the Jewish Community Services Building, 2100 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA. The Guest Speaker will be John Q. Barrett, Professor of Law at St. John’s University in New York City. The program will be submitted for approval for 1 hour PA CLE Ethics Credit. Our co-chairs this year are Matthew Weinstein, Esq. and Gittel Hilibrand, Esq.

click here to register today!


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Donations to Jewish Law Day can also be made by check payable to "Brandeis Law Society Foundation" and mailed to:
Mitchell H. Klevan, Esq.
1515 Market Street, Suite 1360
Philadelphia, PA 19102

 

Louis D. Brandeis Law Society Pyramid Club Discounted Membership

The Brandeis board approved the discounted membership proposal for Brandeis members to the Pyramid Club. The offer expires on April 11, 2014. To learn more, click here.

Louis D. Brandeis Law Society Foundation Awards

Interested in applying for one of the Brandeis Foundation Awards? Click here...

Louis D. Brandeis Law Society’s 2013 Stuart Agins Day of Service

2013 Stuart Agins Day of ServiceThe Louis D. Brandeis Law Society’s Stuart Agins Day of Service at the Front and Erie Ronald McDonald House on Sunday Sept. 29, 2013. Brandeis Law Society prepared and served dinner through the Philadelphia Ronald McDonald House Guest Chef Program. The Philadelphia Ronald McDonald House supports families of seriously ill children by creating a community of comfort and hope. Please see the links below to learn more about the Guest Chef Program and get the Philadelphia Ronald McDonald House Wish List.

Click here to learn more about the Guest Chef Program
Click here to get the Philadelphia Ronald McDonald House Wish List

 

Second Annual Brandeis Fellowship Program

Dear Fellow Members and Friends:

The Brandeis Law Society Fellowship Sub-committee is pleased to announce that the following candidates have been selected as the 2013-14 class of Brandeis Fellows:

  • David Cera
  • Stephanie Kammer
  • Corey Miller
  • Gabriella Rodriguez
  • Shana Weiner
  • Marissa Edelman

These individuals will work alongside their mentor/supervising attorneys and their respective firms to take on pro bono cases with the Philly VIP. The wonderful work that these fellows will accomplish serves as an extension of The Brandeis Law Society's commitment to charitable endeavors and provides a way for budding lawyers to provide legal aid to an underserved portion of the Philadelphia community.

  • Edward F. Chacker, Gay Chacker & Mittin, P.C.
  • Jennifer Coatsworth, Margolis Edelstein
  • Natalie Klyashtorny, Nochumson P.C.
  • Eric Weitz, Messa & Associates
  • Robert Katz, Chambers of the Hon. Anne Lazarus
  • The Hon. Anne E. Lazarus

Please join the Brandeis Law Society Fellowship Sub-committee in welcoming the 2013-14 Brandeis Fellows and wishing them luck as they embark on their Fellowship experience.

Sincerely,

The Brandeis Fellowship Committee comprised of Felix Yelin, David D'Orlando, Robert Katz, Jennifer Coatsworth, Barak Kassutto, and Derek Braslow.

Louis D. Brandeis Law Society Mentorship Program

The Louis D. Brandeis Law Society is pleased to kickoff the second year of our mentoring program. The program is designed to promote professionalism, ethics, and legal skills by cultivating mentor relationships in support of the Jewish legal community. Mentoring offers students and young attorneys the opportunity to connect one on one with attorneys and judges who can provide the benefit of their years of experience. The mentor relationship provides guidance for the next generation as they forge ahead in law school and as young attorneys. If you would like to sign up to connect with a Brandeis mentor, volunteer to be a mentor, or if you have any questions, click here to contact Samantha Zipkin. Please provide your name, contact information, preferred practice area, school/graduation information (if applicable), and any goals you hope to achieve through this process. We will do our best to match you accordingly.

 

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Continuing Legal Education (CLE) Questions

Do you have questions regarding Continuing Legal Education Credit received through the Louis D. Brandeis Law Society? If so, please contact the chambers of the Hon. Anne E. Lazarus at
(215) 560-6301. Our Founding Chancellor, Judge Lazarus, oversees the Louis D. Brandeis Law Society CLE Program.