Obermayer's Penina K Lieber Appointed Chair of the Pennsylvania Interest on Lawyers Trust Account (IOLTA) Board

Philadelphia, PA (PressExposure) September 01, 2011 -- The Pennsylvania Supreme Court recently appointed Penina Kessler Lieber, with the Pittsburgh office of Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP, as Chair of the Pennsylvania Interest on Lawyers Trust Account (IOLTA) Board. The IOLTA program funds civil legal services to the needy. Lieber has been a two-term member of the Board and recently served as vice chair. Lieber, a member of the Firm's Business and Finance Department, concentrates her practice area in nonprofit and tax exempt organizations.

She represents nonprofit organizations in a wide range of legal matters - including tax, charitable trust litigation, corporate restructuring, governance, employment, licensing & accreditation, financing, public-private partnerships nonprofit mergers and acquisitions and joint ventures. She has been repeatedly selected on the "Pennsylvania "Super Lawyers®" list.

Lieber is a member of Phi Beta Kappa, was a summa cum laude graduate of the University of Pittsburgh (BA, 1963; MA 1973) and a Woodrow Wilson Fellow at Harvard University. She received her Juris Doctor from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law (1986), where she was a member of the Law Review. As Adjunct Professor at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law, she has taught the courses on nonprofit and tax-exempt law since 1994.

About Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP

Obermayer was founded in 1904 and is a full service law firm headquartered in Philadelphia with offices in Harrisburg, Pittsburgh, Altoona and Berwyn Pennsylvania; Cherry Hill, New Jersey; Wilmington, Delaware, and affiliated offices in Denver, Colorado and New York City. Obermayer is also a member of the International Alliance of Law Firms. The Alliance is an international network of select, business-oriented law firms that was founded to enable clients to obtain global legal services from the Alliance's individual Members. Obermayer is one of only eight specially selected Alliance firms in the United States. For further information please visit http://www.obermayer.com.

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Press Release Submitted On: September 01, 2011 at 1:22 pm
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