PADC annually recognizes members for their service to PADC and to the legal community. These awards are given at PADC's Annual Meeting:
The 2019 William J. O'Brien Distinguised Service Award was given to Thomas A. Brophy of Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin for his "... achievements in legal advocacy and improvements to the quality of jurisprudence in the legal profession". A donation accompanying the Award wtll be made by PADC to Tom's designated charity.
The 2019 Joseph H. Foster Young Lawyer Award was given to Rebecca J. Grausam of Robert J. Casey, Jr. & Associates "... as a young lawyer who best exemplifies the qualities of professionalism and dedication as defense counsel in the practice of law and in the promotion of the highest ideals of justice in the community". A donation will be made by PADC to Rebecca's designated charity.
A Lifetime Achievement Award was given to Phillip B. Silverman of Mintzer Sarowitz Zeris Ledva & Meyers for his longtime service to PADC.
Congratulations to the award recipients.