Lawyers’ Fund Committee

The purpose of this Fund Committee is to relieve want or distress among members of the bar of Allegheny County or their immediate families; to promote, advance, improve, and facilitate the administration of justice in Allegheny County; to give scholarships, fellowships, and grants-in-aid for research, writing, and other study of law and of the administration of justice; to make loans to deserving law students; and to acquire, preserve, and exhibit rare books and objects of art, and items of historical interest having legal significance or bearing on the administration of justice. The Lawyers’ Fund was transferred from the bar association to the bar foundation effective July 2002.

Chair:
Carol A. Behers
412-471-8822

Vice-Chair:
Robert J. Ridge
412-394-2440

Secretary:
Ron G. Jones 
(412) 392-5468

ACBF Board Liason:
Jennifer R. Andrade
412-894-7354

ACBA Liaisons:
David A. Blaner
(412) 402-6601
 

Diane K. McMillen
(412) 402-6604

ACBF Liaison:
Lorrie K. Albert
(412) 402-6640


One-Year:
Carol A. Behers
John R. McGinley
W. Thomas McGough
Robert J. Ridge

Two-Year:
Ron G. Jones
Tara R. Pfeifer

Three-Year:
Jessica L. Crown
Richard S. Wiedman

Ex Officio:
Jennifer R. Andrade
Jill Lipman Beck
Ronald J. Brown
Jessica L. Crown
Hon. Patricia L. Dodge
Keith E. Whitson