“We don’t do it for the recognition, but it is nice to have our efforts recognized.”
Hangley Aronchick Segal Pudlin & Schiller has been honored with Philadelphia VIP’s 2013 Silver Gavel Award in the Mid-Size Firm category. This award is presented annually to firms and lawyers who have shown an outstanding level of commitment to providing pro bono legal services. Winners in all categories have accepted a significant numbers of referrals from Philadelphia VIP and consistently provide extraordinary service to VIP and its clients. Hangley Aronchick and other winners will receive their awards at Philadelphia VIP’s Annual Awards Ceremony on March 18, 2013, at the Wilma Theater in Philadelphia.
“VIP does a great job of providing pro bono opportunities for attorneys in Philadelphia, and we thank them for this honor,” said Hangley Aronchick shareholder and VIP volunteer Alan Promer. “We do pro bono work because we think it is important, both for our attorneys, and for the community. We don’t do it for the recognition, but it is nice to have our efforts recognized.”
About Philadelphia VIP:
Founded in 1981, Philadelphia VIP provides legal services for low-income residents and families facing civil legal problems that threaten their basic human needs – shelter, employment, financial stability, education and health. Through its volunteers and staff, VIP serves more than 2,500 individuals and families yearly who could not otherwise afford attorneys and whose cases could or would not be handled by other public interest organizations.