The Barristers’ Association of Philadelphia, Inc. helps address the professional needs and development of Black lawyers in the City of Philadelphia and surrounding areas through programs such as seminars, cultural events, and publications. Joining The Barristers’ Association of Philadelphia, Inc. will enhance your legal experience in the city and will keep you on the road to success!

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    January Member of the Month

    Member of the Month: Marcel S. Pratt, Chair of the Litigation Group, City of Philadelphia Marcel S. Pratt is the Chair of the Litigation Group at the City of Philadelphia Law Department, where he oversees litigation matters for the City and manages the seventy-lawyer Litigation Group. Recently, the City’s attorneys successfully defended Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney’s first major legislative accomplishment, the sweetenedRead More...

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