Speakers

Deborah J. Zateeny of Zateeny Loftus was a course planner and panelist at "Advising Nonprofits: Top 10 Policies and Practices for Nonprofit Organizations," sponsored by the American Law Institute.

Zateeny is a partner in the firm and has more than 30 years of experience as a corporate and tax attorney, focusing on tax-exempt organizations.

Daniel E. Cummins of Foley, Comerford & Cummins organized and presented at the Tort Talk Expo 2013 CLE seminar sponsored by his Tort Talk blog on April 18 at the Mohegan Sun Casino in Wilkes-Barre, Pa.

Cummins provided an auto law update.

Cummins is a partner in the firm with 15 years of insurance defense and civil litigation experience.

Elected and Appointed

Eric Pritchard, a partner in the business and finance department at Kleinbard Bell & Brecker, was elected to serve as vice chairman of the board of directors of the Montgomery County Industrial Development Authority.

The IDA assists companies in Montgomery County finance projects with money secured from private sector financial institutions.

Pritchard, a commercial litigator turned transactional lawyer, provides legal, business and operational advice and guidance to middle-market companies, start-up ventures and entrepreneurs.

Additions

J. Charles Gerbron Jr. joined MacElree Harvey as an associate in the litigation department.

His practice focuses on civil and commercial litigation, appellate work and criminal defense.

Gerbron is a member of both the Pennsylvania and Chester County bar associations.

Three attorneys and a paralegal joined Kaplin Stewart Meloff Reiter & Stein.

Michael P. Hogan is an associate in the commercial litigation group.

Joshua A. Steinberg is an associate in the real estate transactions and corporate law and business planning groups.

Dayna Rose Benn is an associate in the estate administration and planning and tax groups.

Lynn Sturdivant is a paralegal in the real estate transactions and corporate law and business planning groups.

Russell M. Soloway joined Elliott Greenleaf’s Blue Bell, Pa., office.

Soloway is a former assistant U.S. attorney and prosecutor with the U.S. Department of Justice Criminal Division and Fraud Section.

Announcements

The Legal will be publishing a special magazine later this year in honor of its 170th anniversary, covering both the history of the legal profession in Pennsylvania and the newspaper’s history.

To ensure an accurate representation of the oldest Pennsylvania-based law firms, please contact Ben Seal at bseal@alm.com if your firm has been around for more than 100 years to share with us the year it was founded. •