Pennsylvania's Courts: Where Are They Now & Where Are They Going?

Wednesday, August 24, 2022
09:00 AM - 10:30 AM ET

Morgan Lewis and Pennsylvanians for Modern Courts are proud to present “Where Are They Now & Where Are They Going?” This webinar will feature Morgan Lewis partner Laura Hughes McNally alongside Geoff Moulton, a retired Pennsylvania Superior Court judge and Pennsylvania State Court administrator; Jay Silberblatt, a partner at Silberblatt Mermelstein and president of the Pennsylvania Bar Association; and Thomas Vanaskie, a retired judge for the US Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit and of counsel at Stevens & Lee.

Retired Pennsylvania Superior Court Judge Carl Solano will moderate a discussion on the advancements made in the Pennsylvania courts’ civil systems during and because of the COVID-19 pandemic, where the courts are headed now, and what limitations the system faces—including but not limited to funding.

Topics will include:

  • How Pennsylvania civil courts adapted and modernized practices and procedures due to COVID-19
  • What the courts do and their expansive programming
  • In a perfect world, where Pennsylvania civil courts would be
  • Obstacles the civil courts face, how goals are reached, and how funding is secured
  • Differences in funding and practices across different Pennsylvania counties

CLE credit: See event website for more info.