2018 Access to Justice Celebration

Thursday, November 8, 2018 at 5:30 PM
Crystal Tea Room, 100 Penn Square East, Philadelphia PA 19107

Event Details

This year, our traditional Access to Justice Benefit will transform into a relaxed weeknight event to celebrate your generous contributions, and the outstanding achievements of pro bono and public interest lawyers among us.

Join us for an evening of drinks, food, networking, and music from the band Class Action & the Marshall Dennehey Horns. We will recognize our supporters and celebrate our 2018 award recipients. Through our Unified Giving partners, we are able to offer complimentary attendance to all of our 2018 supporters.

Please view our 2018 award recipients on the News & Highlights page.

For tickets and more information, please contact Laura Powers at [email protected] or (215) 238-6372.


The Crystal Tea Room is located in the John Wanamaker Building, Juniper Street entrance between Market and Chestnut Streets. Parking is available in the Five Star Basement Parking Garage. Arrival after 5:00 p.m. is $16 per car.

Thank you 2018 Unified Giving partners!


Through our 2018 Unified Giving partners, we are able to offer complimentary attendance to all those that have provided support to the Philadelphia Bar Foundation in 2018. We are enormously grateful for all your contributions!

Event Highlights

In 2018, we proudly honor:

2018 Pro Bono Award Recipients
the City of Philadelphia Law Department
and Willig, Williams & Davidson

2018 Philadelphia Bar Foundation Award Recipient
Bob Lukens, Esq., Community Legal Services

2018 Trailblazers for Justice Award Posthumous Recipient
Jerome J. Shestack, Esq.