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Western District of Pennsylvania Trial Terms

Posted on October 19th, 2020 at 4:35 PM

Attached is the Order for the 2021 Jury Trial Terms for the PAWD, Erie Division.

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Pandemic Preparedness: When Your Home is at Risk

Posted on September 28th, 2020 at 8:44 AM

The Erie County Bar Association is partnering with the Pennsylvania Bar Association Community and Public Relations Committee during its October 2020 public education campaign “Pandemic Preparedness: Is Your Home at Risk?” developed to increase the public’s understanding of their rights when renting or owning a home, with a special focus on the impact of an emergency or major disaster declaration.  The public education campaign will run throughout October.

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New Administrative Orders from the United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania

Posted on April 27th, 2020 at 2:44 PM

The United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania has issued two new administrative orders.

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ECBA Member Update | 4.24.2020

Posted on April 24th, 2020 at 11:34 AM

There is a lot happening at the Erie County Bar Association... 

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Your Support Is Vital: Donate Today to the ECBA PPE Fund

Posted on April 8th, 2020 at 10:49 AM

Protecting our local healthcare workers is critical to preventing the further spread of COVID-19.

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Save the Date for Our Annual Law Day Luncheon!

Posted on March 26th, 2020 at 2:05 PM

The Erie County Bar Association’s Annual Law Day Luncheon will feature Amy Walter as the Keynote Speaker. Erie’s extraordinary Bayfront Convention Center will host the event on Thursday, September 24th at noon.

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Public Covid-19 Update | March 20, 2020

Posted on March 20th, 2020 at 10:42 AM

The ECBA staff are telecommuting and the 429 West 6th Street facility is closed due to the COVID-19 virus/Gov. Tom Wolf order.  We are taking Friday, March 20th, to transition to home offices. Staff will be ready to work on Monday, March 23rd at 8:30 a.m.

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Congratulations, Northwestern High School Mock Trial Team!

Congratulations, Northwestern High School Mock Trial Team!

Posted on February 27th, 2020 at 8:00 AM

The verdict is in, and the defendants, Northwestern High School Mock Trial Team, is off to the PBA Statewide Mock Trial Championships, March 27 and 28 in Harrisburg. 

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Local High School Students to Compete in Statewide Mock Trial Competition

Local High School Students to Compete in Statewide Mock Trial Competition

Posted on January 27th, 2020 at 2:08 PM

The Erie County Bar Association (ECBA) announces the start of district competitions for the Statewide High School Mock Trial Championships on: Tuesday, January 28; Wednesday, January 29; and Thursday, January 30 at the Erie County Courthouse. Trials will take place at 1:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m. all three days.

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 George Joseph Starts Term as Erie County Bar Association President

George Joseph Starts Term as Erie County Bar Association President

Posted on January 3rd, 2020 at 3:02 PM

Attorney George Joseph of Quinn Law Firm took over duties as President of the Erie County Bar Association, effective January 1, 2020. Joseph, a graduate of Norwin High School, Dickinson College, and the Dickinson School of Law, is heading into his role with several key objectives.

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