The Jenkins Law Library is set to be closed September 2 for Labor Day.

The library is scheduled to reopen September 3 and resume normal business hours of 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. Wednesday hours are 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.

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The National Bar Association's Women Lawyers Division, Philadelphia chapter, awarded more than $9,000 in scholarships to seven African-American female law students in the Greater Philadelphia area.

Angella Middleton, a second-year law student at Rutgers School of Law-Camden, is the recipient of the Justice Juanita Kidd Stout Tuition Scholarship, worth $5,000.

The following are the recipients of Sadie T.M. Alexander Book Fund Scholarships, worth between $500 to $1,000: Diepiriye Anga, University of Pennsylvania Law School; Alisha Lubin and Jessica Mann, Drexel University Earle Mack School of Law; Nicole Simpson and Sathima Jones, Temple University's Beasley School of Law; and Tiera Fletcher, Villanova University School of Law.


Kevin D. Birkhead joined Timoney Knox as an associate.

Birkhead focuses his practice on trusts and estates, business law and civil litigation.

Walter S. Gindin and Rohit Kapuria joined Klasko, Rulon, Stock & Seltzer as associates.

Gindin is a member of the firm's EB-5 immigration practice group.

He represents immigrant investors in the preparation and filing of their EB-5 petitions and applications, including investors seeking permanent residence through investment in their own businesses and investors seeking permanent residence through investments into U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services-approved regional centers.

Kapuria is an associate in the firm's Philadelphia office and a member of its EB-5 practice.

He represents developers and investors who seek to use foreign investment capital under the EB-5 program to fund job-creating projects either through the creation of a regional center or else under the auspices of an existing regional center.

Elected and Appointed

Wanda Whitted, director of human resources for Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis, was elected to the board of trustees for the Women's Law Project.

The organization is tasked to create a more just and equitable society by advancing the rights and status of all women throughout their lives.


The "Senior Roundtable Networking Meeting for 'C' Level Executives in Transition" is scheduled from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. September 4 at the Hyatt House in King of Prussia, Pa.

The meeting is set to be facilitated by Mitch Wienick, president and CEO, and Anne Robson, executive vice president and chief client officer, of Kelleher Associates.

The event is for structured networking among senior executives in transition to explore and exchange leads, experiences, ideas and feedback in a confidential setting.

Pre-registration is required, as well as a one-page professional profile.

For more information, contact Karen Tierney at 610-293-1115,, or

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