Stradley Ronon Stevens & Young partners Jeffrey D. Grossman and Paula D. Shaffner presented "The Attorney-Corporate Client Privilege and the Internal Investigation" at the Pennsylvania Bar Association‘s In-House Counsel Committee midstate regional meeting in February.

Archer & Greiner partners Steven K. Mignogna and Anthony R. La Ratta presented "Hot Trends in Probate Litigation," a seminar sponsored by the Burlington County Bar Association, on March 13 at the Burlington County Office Building in Mount Holly, N.J.

Mignogna is chair and La Ratta is a member of the firm’s estate and trust litigation group.

Mary Theresa Metzler of Ballard Spahr spoke to the American Bar Association committee on development of the law under the National Labor Relations Act at its midwinter meeting in Carlsbad, Calif.

Her topic dealt with the protection of witness statements from disclosure under recent National Labor Relations Board law.


The Homeless Advocacy Project is set to host its April benefit from 5:30 to 8 p.m. April 11 at the Sofitel Hotel in Philadelphia.

All proceeds will support HAP. For tickets or for more information on sponsorship, contact Andrea Bloch at 215-523-9598 or abloch@philalegal.org.

The American Prepaid Legal Services Institute is set to host its annual conference May 2-4 in Atlanta.

Leading legal plan attorneys and administrators from across the country will gather to network and to discuss new trends and technologies impacting the industry.

For further information or to register online, visit www.aplsi.org/conference.


Asher I. Labendz joined Rawle & Henderson‘s New York office as an associate.

Labendz will focus his practice in the area of workers’ compensation.

Joseph D. Mirarchi and Christopher M. Windover joined White and Williams as junior associates in the subrogation department. Both will reside in the firm’s Philadelphia office.

Mirarchi and Windover practice exclusively in the field of insurance subrogation. •