Archive: Pro Bono

2018 FJD Pro Bono Publico Award

Partner Lisa Shapson won this year’s First Judicial District Pro Bono Publico Award for the Family Division, Domestic Relations. Judge Margaret Murphy announced the award, commending Lisa’s volunteer work on family law cases through the Philadelphia… Read More

Posted: October 24th, 2018

Superwomen 2016!

Congratulations to Joni Berner, Margaret Klaw, Megan Watson and Lisa Shapson on their continued selection to the Pennsylvania Super Lawyers® list; and, also, to Jennifer Dumin, for her selection to Rising Stars. Megan Watson was… Read More

Posted: May 17th, 2016

PBJ Top 25

No, that’s not a reference to Peanut Butter & Jelly! BKW was honored at the Philadelphia Business Journal’s Brotherly Love, Sisterly Affection Awards presentation on Thursday, April 7 for inclusion in the Top 25 Law… Read More

Posted: April 7th, 2016

Megan Watson’s Outstanding Pro Bono Service . . .

Partner Megan Watson received two huge accolades this year:  not only was she named as a Distinguished Advocate by the Support Center for Child Advocates, but she was also named as a recipient of the… Read More

Posted: October 29th, 2015

More Accolades for Law Clerk, Stephanie Stecklair

Stephanie Stecklair received awards from Widener Law for her advocacy on behalf of domestic violence survivors and pro bono work.

Posted: April 15th, 2015

Stephanie Stecklair – Public Interest Law Student Award Winner

Stephanie Stecklair, who began with BKW as an administrative assistant and now works for us as a law clerk, received one of the Philadelphia Bar Association Public Interest Section’s Annual Law Student Awards for pro… Read More