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HIAS Director Honored by Bar Foundation

November 18, 2013 By:
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Judith Bernstein-Baker

Judith Bernstein-Baker, executive director of HIAS Pennsylvania, was honored this past weekend by the Philadelphia Bar Foundation at its 35th annual Andrew Hamilton Benefit.

Bernstein-Baker, cited as an "exceptional public interest attorney," was presented the Philadelphia Bar Foundation Award (formerly known as the Louis D. Apothaker Award) at the event, which is a fundraiser for the foundation's grants projects.

Also cited at the gathering: Philanthropists Sheila and Edward Chacker — he was a former head of the foundation and chancellor of the Philadelphia Bar Association — were named Pillars of Justice, honored for their support of public interest legal work. 

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