Hangley Aronchick Segal Pudlin & Schiller shareholder Robert L. Ebby has joined the Board of Breakthrough Bike Challenge, a non-profit organization that raises cancer research funding for Penn Medicine’s Abramson Cancer Center through an annual charity bike ride.  One hundred percent of rider-raised funds goes directly to funding cancer research at the Abramson Center. This year’s Challenge will be held on September 17, 2017, at the Daniel Boone Homestead in Birdsboro, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. For more information, please visit www.breakthroughbikechallenge.org.

A shareholder in the firm’s Philadelphia office, Ebby is a trial attorney with more than 20 years’ experience representing clients in federal and state court actions as well as in private arbitrations and mediations. His practice focuses primarily on complex commercial litigation, including counseling clients and litigating contract, insurance, real estate, environmental, intellectual property, and antitrust disputes. Ebby also serves as a volunteer attorney with the Support Center of Child Advocates, representing at-risk minors in Philadelphia County, and with Philadelphia VIP, representing residential property owners.

Ebby is a graduate of Villanova Law School, magna cum laude, where he served as Managing Editor of Outside Articles for the Villanova Law Review and was elected to the Order of the Coif. Upon graduation from law school, he served as a law clerk to the Honorable Anita B. Brody of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. Ebby received his BA in History, magna cum laude, from Amherst College. Prior to entering law school, he taught history and coached wrestling and lacrosse at Germantown Academy in Ft. Washington, Pa.