Elliott Greenleaf’s Rafael X. Zahralddin-Aravena to Host Fireside Chat With Myron Steele, the Former Court Chief Justice of the Delaware Supreme, On: “Key Issues in Corporate Governance”

Please join Elliott Greenleaf, P.C. and the Philadelphia Chapter of the National Association of Corporate Directors (“NACD”) on Wednesday, November 16, 2016 for our first-ever event in Delaware. In a “fireside chat” format, Rafael X. Zahralddin-Aravena of Elliott Greenleaf, P.C. and a NACD Board Governance Fellow, will interview former Chief Justice Myron T. Steele of […]

ELLIOTT GREENLEAF TO HOST SEMINAR ON ESTATE PLANNING AND ESTATE ADMINISTRATION FOR LAWYERS

On Tuesday, November 15, 2016, Elliott Greenleaf, P.C. shareholder Kevin S. Anderson will present a two-hour CLE program on Estate Planning and Estate Administration for attorneys.  Topics covered during the seminar will include (i) Estate Planning including wills, trusts, powers of attorney and living wills, (ii) Estate Administration including distribution, tax return issues and (iii) […]

Kathryn H. Harmon Selected to Participate in National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges Next Generation Program

Elliott Greenleaf’s Kathryn H. Harmon, has been selected to participate in the National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges (“NCBJ”) Next Generation Program. She is one of 40 participants that were selected  from across the nation for this program. The Next Generation program participants will be attending the 90th NCBJ Annual Meeting in San Francisco, CA on October 26th-29th. They […]

Elliott Greenleaf’s Aimee Kumer’s Pro Bono Legal Services Wins Hearing For Minor Who Was Victim of Sexual Abuse

In a recent Superior Court opinion, Elliott Greenleaf’s Aimee L. Kumer won a rehearing on the sufficiency of the length of a Protection From Abuse order (“PFA”) issued to protect a minor child. Representing the minor child pro bono through the Montgomery Child Advocacy Project, Ms. Kumer, serving as counsel and guardian ad litem for […]

Rafael X. Zahralddin-Aravena selected as a member of the Leadership Council on Legal Diversity’s (“LCLD”) Fellows Alumni Executive Council

Elliott Greenleaf, P.C. Director and Shareholder, Rafael X. Zahralddin-Aravena has been selected as a member of the Leadership Council on Legal Diversity’s (“LCLD”) Fellows Alumni Executive Council.  Mr. Zahralddin is the Outreach Committee Co-Chair along with Jenner & Block LLP’s Reena J. Bajowala. The LCLD is an organization of more than 250 corporate chief legal […]

Elliott Greenleaf Welcomes Kelley B. Hodge

An experienced former prosecutor, Kelley B. Hodge was the first independent Title IX coordinator at the University of Virginia, where she helped develop and implement sex and gender harassment policies across the University’s eleven campuses.  Kelley worked proactively and effectively to address alleged sex and/or gender-based harassment and intimate partner violence.  Her practice at Elliott […]

Pennsylvania Supreme Court to Hear Issue of First Impression Affecting All Pennsylvania Businesses, Employers and Employees

On August 3, 2016, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court granted Elliott Greenleaf’s Petition for Allowance of Appeal concerning an issue that impacts virtually all Pennsylvania businesses, employers and employees.  In this issue of first impression, the Supreme Court will decide whether former employees have the right, under the Inspection of Employment Records Law (Act 286 of 1978), […]

Richard C. DeMarco Appointed to Philadelphia Land Bank Board of Directors

Elliott Greenleaf’s Richard C. DeMarco was recently appointed by Philadelphia Mayor James Kenney to the Philadelphia Land Bank Board of Directors, a new government agency created to move vacant and tax-delinquent properties to developers for productive, tax paying uses.  The Land Bank’s purpose is to “simplify the process of transferring properties from governmental agencies to […]

Kate Harmon Appointed to serve as a Member-at-Large to the Executive Committee of the Delaware State Bar Association

Elliott Greenleaf, P.C.’s Kate Harmon has been appointed to the Executive Committee of the Delaware State Bar Association (“DSBA”), to serve as a Member-at-Large for the 2016-2017 term. The Executive Committee oversees and implements the DSBA’s mission and, as a Member-at-Large, Kate will be integral to the Executive Committee’s role.  Kate was selected to serve as a Member-at-Large […]