On Friday, January 24th, the Pennsylvania Association for Justice’s Future Leaders Section presented “Meet the Candidates,” a Pennsylvania gubernatorial forum.
Top gubernatorial candidates, including Tom Wolf, Ed Pawlowski, Rob McCord, Katie McGinty, and John Hanger, gathered together in one room to face off on civil justice and other statewide hot button issues for the upcoming gubernatorial race. Open to the general public, the event took place at the Harrisburg Hilton from 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm and was moderated by John Baer of the Philadelphia Daily News.
Pond Lehocky Partner Jerry M. Lehocky is the current President of the Pennsylvania Association for Justice. As president, Mr. Lehocky oversees the organization’s mission of upholding the Constitution and promoting efficient enforcement of justice while leading the approximately 3,000 PAJ trial lawyers who have dedicated their lives to representing victims of various acts of negligence. The Pennsylvania Association for Justice dedicates its operation to the protection and enhancement of the United States trial system and to the education of the public about the important role trial lawyers play in the fulfillment of justice.