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Lessons Live from the Bench

Join the Pennsylvania Bar Association’s Administrative Law Section and Appellate Advocacy Committee for a special continuing legal education program. Duquesne University School of Law and the Pennsylvania Commonwealth Court Historical Society are proud co-sponsors. The two-hour program features:

  • Judge Michael H. Wojcik
  • Judge Joseph M. Cosgrove
  • Senior Judge Dan Pellegrini
  • Robert L. Byer, Esq. (Moderator)
  • Plus Experienced and Novice Appellate Advocates

The CLE will run from 2 p.m. to 4:15 p.m. in Room 302 and will be followed by a reception with the judges from 4:15 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Student registration is free, but advanced registration is strongly encouraged.

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Students invited to ACBA Family Law Section meeting

ACBA Family Law Section Meeting
Tuesday, March 14
12:00-1:00 p.m.
ACBA Headquarters (Downtown)

On behalf of Dawn Gull (L’96), chairperson of the Family Law Section of the Allegheny County Bar Association (ACBA), students are invited to attend next Family Law Section meeting on Tuesday, March 14 at 12:00 noon. The meetings begin at noon and last about one hour.   Lunch is provided.


9th Floor Grant Room
400 Koppers Building
436 Seventh Avenue

Pittsburgh, PA 15219

The meeting consists of comments from Judges, masters, hearing officers and court personnel.  Committee updates and reports are also included as well as upcoming CLEs, programming and networking events.

If you are a student interested in Family Law, we welcome your participation at this meeting.    You do not have to be a student member of the ACBA to attend this meeting.   

It will provide an opportunity for you to connect with professionals you may be working alongside in the future, including attorneys in private practice and those working in specialized Family Law Firms.

We would encourage you to take advantage of this opportunity to hear from practicing attorneys and network with other professionals in the family law field.

RSVP required on DuqLawConnect by Monday, March 13, at 12:00 noon.  Maria Comas, Director of Career Services, will attend the meeting with students.  Please contact Maria with any questions at

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