Pro Bono Profiles
White and Williams values giving back to the community. We recognize the dedication of our lawyers to pro bono service and share their insights.
Wes is Co-Chair of the Pro Bono Committee. He serves on several pro bono and civil boards and as a Judge Pro Tem for the Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas. He is active in several legal organizations, holding leadership positions in many of them. Read more.
After attending a training session with Philadelphia VIP, Margo became sold on the idea that giving her time to those disadvantaged not only helps those clients but also strengthens her skills as a lawyer. Read more.
Pete is Co-Chair of the firm's Pro Bono Committee. He serves as Judge Pro Term for the Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas and has volunteered for 30 years with the Support Center for the Child Advocates. Read more.
Nancy serves on the firm's Pro Bono and Operations Committees. She is active in her community, having served on the Finance Committee and as Chair of the Stewardship Committee of Our Mother of Good Counsel Church in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, and as a Co-Chair of the American Heart Association's Black Tie and Blue Jeans Ball. Read more.
Greg started and now coordinates a pro bono partnership with the SeniorLAW Center and one of the firm’s clients to draft wills and powers of attorney for seniors at quarterly life planning clinics. Read more.
Bill is a Partner in the Subrogation Department and a longtime supporter of the Homeless Advocacy Project (HAP). Read more.
Since the beginning of his career, Mark has been actively involved in the Homeless Advocacy Project (HAP), an organization with which the firm has a long history. Read more.
When Daria became a lawyer, she felt it was important to give back to people less fortunate. Being an immigrant herself, Daria is aware of the challenges set forth, whether cultural or a language barrier. She is using her legal knowledge to help pro bono clients navigate the system here in the United States. Read more.
Tom has devoted several hundred hours over the past several years to pro bono matters, including successfully prosecuting Civil Rights claims and defending mortgage foreclosure actions, as well as advising not-for-profit corporations. Read more.
In one of his first pro bono experiences, Zach Roth was able to achieve a favorable outcome in a dispute that previously been deemed "unresolvable." Read more.
When Gus moved to Philadelphia in 2008, the need for legal assistance in the homeless community was especially apparent. Since then, he has been involved with the Philadelphia Homeless Advocacy Project (HAP) and Philadelphia VIP. Read more.
Laura volunteers with Philadelphia VIP and the Homeless Advocacy Project and has found pro bono service to be a valuable opportunity to take a leadership role in protecting the interests of her clients. Read more.
Before he even graduated law school, Greg became involved in pro bono service. Ever since, he has made a point to make pro bono part of his legal practice. Read more.
Tim provides pro bono service for Aaron's Presents, an organization helping youth engage with their communities, and also assists an individual seeking asylum through PAIR, an organization that provides free immigration services to indigent asylum seekers and detained immigrants, assuring fairness and access to justice. Read more.
Nancy Frantz, Mark Paladino and Franca Tavella, along with paralegals Michele McGlashan Frost and Lisa Ann Zolna, all part of the firm's Tangled Title practice group, assisted a client in clearing a particularly tangled title to her home. Read more.
During Patti's years as managing partner she witnessed pro bono service that the firm was involved in from a broad perspective. More recently, Patti has dedicated a significant amount of time to dive into multiple organizations to serve the underrepresented. Read more.
David has found a fulfilling path in pro bono service representing refugees, asylum-seekers and immigrants. He enjoys helping people realize their dreams of becoming American citizens. Read more.
While a nurse and before becoming a lawyer, Deb had a deep interest in assisting children and babies who were in danger and in harmful circumstances; and serving as a child advocate was the next right thing to do. Read more.
Scott provides pro bono services to Lawyers for Children America, a leading child advocacy organization protecting the rights of children who are victims of abuse, abandonment and neglect by providing quality pro bono legal representation.