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Outstanding Senior named by Bar Association and WLBR/WQIC

Avinash Saraiya has been named the 2018 Outstanding Senior of the Year by the Lebanon County Bar Association and WLBR/WQIC. The 2018 Cedar Crest High School graduate plans to attend Penn State University’s Accelerated BS/MD program with Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Jefferson, with the goal of becoming a surgeon and supervising a cancer research […]

Public Invited to Celebrate Law Day April 27

The public is invited to celebrate citizenship and the rule of law at the annual Law Day and Naturalization Ceremony, Friday, April 27 at 2:00 p.m. in Courtroom No. 1 of the Lebanon Municipal Building, 400 South Eighth Street, Lebanon.Law Day is designed to bring judges, lawyers and schools together to teach students about the […]

2018 Law Day Essay Contest Announced

The Lebanon County Bar Association is pleased to announce its annual celebration of Law Day, which is designed to educate people of all ages about the legal system and to celebrate the American heritage of liberty, justice and equality. This year’s celebration will be observed on Friday, April 27. We take a slightly different approach to […]

New Officers and Board Elected

Members of the Lebanon County Bar Association elected new officers and members of the Board of Directors during its annual membership meeting. The following were elected to serve through 2018:President: Michael Bechtold, Esq. (Buzgon Davis)Vice President: Heather Eggert, Esq. (Henry & Beaver)Treasurer: Jessica Weaver, Esq. (Mooney & Associates)Secretary: Brian Deiderick, Esq. (Chief Public Defender)Board of […]

Elliot Knapp Named 2017 Outstanding Senior

Elliot Knapp has been named the 2017 Outstanding Senior of the Year by the Lebanon County Bar Association and WLBR/WQIC. The 2017 Cedar Crest High School graduate plans to attend the Honors College at Purdue University to work toward his career goal of becoming a pilot flying for a commercial airline or work for a […]

Law Day and Naturalization Ceremony Set for May 1

The public is invited to celebrate citizenship and the rule of law at the annual Law Day and Naturalization Ceremony, Monday, May 1 at 2:00 p.m. in Courtroom No. 1 of the Lebanon Municipal Building, 400 South Eighth Street, Lebanon.Law Day is designed to bring judges, lawyers and schools together to teach students about the […]

Mock Trial for High School Students

A massive fire breaks out at an auto manufacturing facility, where one of two companies is competing to be the first to mass-market a revolutionary technology. Arson charges are filed, but is the defendant guilty as charged? Based on the legal arguments and evidence, the jury must decide.The Lebanon County Bar Association is offering this […]

Law Day Essay Contest Open to 8th Grade Students

The Lebanon County Bar Association is again sponsoring its annual Law Day Essay Contest. This year’s contest is open to all 8th grade students in Lebanon County.One essay winner will receive a $250 cash award and will be invited to attend the Law Day and Naturalization Ceremony held at the Lebanon County Courthouse on Monday, […]

LCBA members donate to Lebanon Rescue Mission

Members of the Lebanon County Bar Association donated $500.00 to the Lebanon Rescue Mission recently. The organization’s mission is to “serve through shelter, nourishment, clothing, education and healthcare” and its ministries include a men’s shelter, Agape Family Shelter, and Lebanon Free Clinic. In the photo, Rescue Mission Executive Director Susan Spahr, right, accepts a check […]

Members donate to Jubilee Ministries

Members of the Lebanon County Bar Association donated $500.00 to Jubilee Ministries recently. The organization’s ministry includes preventive programs like the HOPES Homeless Resource Center, as well as after-prison programs such as a transition house. Jubilee has stores in Lebanon, Palmyra, and Manheim.In the photo, Jubilee Ministries’ Executive Director Ryan Newswanger (center) accepts a check […]