Hangley Aronchick Segal Pudlin & Schiller Shareholder Michele D. Hangley has been named a Hearing Committee Member serving the Disciplinary Board of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania. As a committee member, Hangley will hear cases and review files concerning the professional conduct of attorneys located within Pennsylvania’s District One Disciplinary District.

Hangley litigates cases in a variety of areas, including contract disputes, business torts, intellectual property, real estate, and legal malpractice defense. A significant portion of her practice focuses on attorneys’ professional responsibility issues; she is a former Co-Chair of the Committee on Ethics and Professionalism of the American Bar Association’s Section of Litigation.

Hangley is a 1998 magna cum laude graduate of the University of Pennsylvania Law School, where she was an Articles Editor of the Law Review, Co-Chair of the International Law Society, and a member of the American Inn of Court. From 1998 to 1999, she served as a law clerk for the Honorable Phyllis A. Kravitch of the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit. She is admitted to the bars of Pennsylvania and New Jersey.

About the Disciplinary Board of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania:
The Disciplinary Board’s goals are to protect the general public, maintain a high standard of integrity in the legal profession, and safeguard the reputation of the courts of Pennsylvania. The Disciplinary Board was created by the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania to review conduct and assure compliance by all attorneys with the Pennsylvania Rules of Professional Conduct. For more information about the Disciplinary Board, please visit www.padisciplinaryboard.org.