Stephanie Resnick of Fox Rothschild Elected Chair of The Philadelphia Bar Association’s Board of GovernorsDecember 10, 2007
Philadelphia, PA – Stephanie Resnick, co-chair of Fox Rothschild LLP’s Litigation Department, has been elected chair of the Philadelphia Bar Association’s Board of Governors. Her term begins January 1, 2008.
"It has been, and will continue to be, an honor for me to serve on the Association’s Board of Governors," said Resnick, who served as the Board of Governors’ vice chair in 2007. "I’m very proud to be a part of the Association, and to help it define its vision and voice for the issues that affect the Philadelphia legal community."
Resnick focuses her practice in all aspects of complex business litigation in state and federal courts, as well as arbitration and mediation. She is a member of the American Law Institute. In addition to serving as co-chair of the Litigation Department, she also serves on the firm’s Executive Committee.
Active in the legal community, Resnick is former chair of the Philadelphia Bar Association’s Commission on Judicial Selection and Retention, as well as former chair of the Federal Courts Committee - the liaison between the Federal Bench and its practitioners.
Also active in the community, Resnick was former chair of the Board of Women’s Way, the nation’s oldest and largest funding federation for services for women and children. She also volunteers for the Support Center for Child Advocates and numerous other non-profit organizations.
Resnick is a 2004 recipient of the Philadelphia Business Journal’s "Women of Distinction Award." She has also been listed in Philadelphia Magazine’s "Super Lawyers" section as one of the "Top 50 Women Attorneys in Pennsylvania."
About the Board of Governors
The Board of Governors establishes the official policy of the Philadelphia Bar Association (www.philabar.org ) and looks to the Association’s sections and committees for recommendations on areas of interest or concern. The Association must act as one unified body and the Board of Governors normally adopts official positions via resolutions.
About Fox Rothschild LLP
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