Memorial & Tribute Gifts

Remembering Loved Ones Passed - Celebrating Special Occasions

Making a gift to the  Philadelphia Bar Foundation is a meaningful way to congratulate a colleague on a promotion or a victory in a case or to remember someone special in your life, while at the same time supporting the Bar Foundation's mission of funding legal services for the less fortunate in our community.

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2017 Memorial & Tribute Gifts

A donation in honor of Christine Curtis in appreciation of her time and participation in an October Seminar was made by Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin.

A donation in honor of Deborah R. Gross, Esq. in honor of her appointment as Chancellor of the Philadelphia Bar Association was made by Gerald and Idelle Weinberg.

 

2016 Memorial & Tribute Gifts

A donation in memory of Minnie Eldreth, grandmother of Tracey McCloskey, was made by Lawrence J. Beaser, Esq.

Donations made in memory of Hon. Arlin M. Adams, and Sue Sill, mother-in-law of Hon. A. Michael Snyder (Ret.) were made by Deborah R. Gross, Esq.

A donation in honor of Steven E. Bizar, Esq. to wish him good luck in his new endeavors was made by Deborah R. Gross, Esq.

A donation in honor of Amy B. Ginensky, Esq. to congratulate her on the birth of her granddaughter, Maddie Ella, was made by Deborah R. Gross, Esq.

A donatioin in honor of Nancy Winkelman, Esq. for her appointment as President of the American Academy of Appellate Lawyers was made by Deborah R. Gross, Esq.

A donation in honor of R. Nicholas Gimbel to support the R. Nicholas Gimbel Fund for Legal Excellence was made by Anthony B. Creamer, III, CPA.

A donation in honor of the birth of Dawn Petit's son, Aaron, was made by Deborah R. Gross, Esq.

A donation in memory of Hon. Edward J. Reidy, father-in-law of Hon. Annette Rizzo, was made by Deborah R. Gross, Esq.

A donation in memory of Jay Barry Harris, Esq. was made by S. David Fineman, Esq.

A donation in honor of Sarah M. Bricknell, Esq. wishing the best of luck in her new position was made by Catherine A. Hewett, Esq.

A donation in memory of Cyndi Zuidema's grandmother was made by Maya Sosnov, Esq.

A donation in honor of Herbert Brener to wish him a Happy 100th Birthday was made by The Reichlins.

A donation in memory of Hon. Albert J. Snite, Jr. was made by S. David Fineman, Esq.

A donation to the R. Nicholas Gimbel Fund for Legal Excellence was made by David and Paulette Kessler and Lawrence O. Masland and Pamela Talbot.

A donation in memory of Thelma J. Smith was made by Rochelle M. Fedullo, Esq.

A donation in honor of Paul J. Kazaras, Esq. was made by Barbara S. Rosenberg, Esq.

Donations in honor of Deborah R. Gross, Esq. for her becoming Chancellor of the Philadelphia Bar Association in 2017 were made by Allan Lee Marmon, Esq., Lynne Brown, Judy Brown and Merrill, Jodi and Sam, and Marcy and Marc, and Kathy and Stephen Frank

A donation in honor of Michael Eric Adler, Esq. for his dedication to the Bar Foundation over the past ten years was made by Meredith Pollock.

A donation in honor of Gaetan J. Alfano, Esq. was made by Kim Hollaender, Esq.

A donation in honor of Thomas A. Brophy, Esq. was made by Samuel E. Cohen, Esq.

A donation in honor of Butler Buchanan, Esq. was made by Robert P. Schenk, Esq. for "Sometimes, you gotta give a little more...".

A donation in honor of Leslie E. John, Esq. was made by Harry R. Weiss, Esq.

A donation in honor of Howard Scher, Esq. on assuming the presidency of the Pennsylvania Innocence Project was made by David Richman.

 

2015 Memorial & Tribute Gifts

A donation in memory of Evelyn Hyman, mother of  David Hyman, Esq. was made by Deborah R. Gross, Esq.

A donation in honor of Mayer Horowitz was made by Deborah R. Gross, Esq.

A donation in memory of Alma Platt, mother of Mary Platt, Esq., was made by Deborah R. Gross, Esq.

A donation in memory of Walter M. "Wally" Phillips was made by S. David Fineman, Esq.

A donation in memory of Jon Baughman was made by Andrew Rogoff, Esq.

A donation was made by Judy and Merrill Brown in honor of Deborah Gross Kurtz on her appointment as Vice Chancellor of the Philadelphia Bar Association.

A donation was made in honor of Terri Sacks, Esq. for receiving the 2015 Distinguished Service Award by the Philadelphia Association of Defense Counsel.

A donation was made in honor of Stuart Askot for his kindness by Thomas P. Witt, Esq.

Donations to the R. Nicholas Gimbel Fund for Legal Excellence were made by David and Paulette Kessler, and Ruth Katz and Lawrence O. Masland and Pamela Talbot.

A donation was made in memory of Hon. A. Michael Snyder's daughter-in-law by Deborah R. Gross, Esq.

A donation was made in honor of Marshall Dennehey "to multiply" by Robert P. Schenk, Esq.

A donation was made in honor of Steven E. Bizar for his tremendous leadership as President of the Philadelphia Bar Foundation by Michael Adler.

An anonymous donation was made in Honor of the Philadelphia Landlord/Tenant Legal Help Center.

A donation was made on behalf of Terri Sacks by the Philadelphia Association of Defense Counsel.

A donation was made in honor of this year's recipient of the Honorable Louis H. Pollak Award, Chief Judge Theodore McKee, by Hon. Patty Schwartz.

A donation was made in memory of Peter A. Galante by S. David Fineman, Esq.