HARRISBURG (June 2, 2016) - More than 80 appointees from across the state have taken leadership roles as 2016-17 chairs of Pennsylvania Bar Association's committees and sections. Many of the association's policies and positions prompting development of state laws and actions viewed as beneficial to the legal system, the courts and the public result from actions initiated by the leaders and members of these groups. Here is the list of 2016-17 committee and section chairs:
Lycoming County lawyers were included in the list of appointments.
William P. Carlucci, Elion, Wayne, Grieco, Carlucci & Shipman PC, Williamsport, and past PBA president, was renamed co-chair of the PABAR-PAC. The committee raises funds and contributes to the campaigns of incumbent legislators and legislative candidates supporting legislation and related issues of interest to lawyers and the PBA.
Julieanne E. Steinbacher, Steinbacher, Goodall & Yurchak, Williamsport, was named chair of the PBA Elder Law Section, which assists lawyers, the elderly population and those associated with the elderly community through educational programs focusing on advancements in elder law. This appointment is effective July 22.