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The Justinian Society 2023 Justinian Christmas Party
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Annual Meeting/Election, Scholarship Reception and Luncheon honoring Dario C. Altieri, MD President and Chief Executive Officer of The Wistar Institute Director of the Ellen and Ronald Caplan Cancer Center Distinguished Professor, Robert and Penny Fox Immunology, Microenvironment & Metastasis Program.
The Justinian Society and Foundation honored Dario C. Altieri, M.D.. To see photos from the event, click here.

2023 Beccaria Ceremony Awarded to Sara Jacobson, Esquire, Executive Director, Public Defender Association of Pennsylvania (PDAP) with Complimentary Reception.
The Justinian Society and the Philadelphia Bar Association Criminal Justice Section 2023 Beccaria Award given to Sara Jacobson. To see photos from the event, click here.

  The Justinian Society Elects Officers at Annual Meeting

PHILADELPHIA (June 2016) – The Justinian Society Annual Meeting and Election was held on June 6, 2016 at Top of the Tower in Philadelphia. Michael Mattioni, outgoing Chancellor of The Justinian Society, recognized its leaders and members, of The Justinian Society and congratulated the Society on its 80th Anniversary.

Alexander Giacobetti, the Nominating Committee Chair conducted the annual meeting and election. By unanimous vote, the following attorneys were elected to office:

Chancellor, Frank N. DiMeo, Jr., Rosen, Schafer & DiMeo
Vice Chancellor, Gregory F. Cirillo, Dilworth Paxson LLP
Secretary, Dino Privitera, Privitera & Hurley, LLC
Treasurer, Thomas H. Chiacchio, Jr., private practice

Board of Governors (Three Year Terms)
Nathan J. Andrisani, Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP
Terri Anne Benedetto, Seeger Weiss, LLP
G. Lawrence DeMarco, DeMarco and DeMarco, PC
Brian F. George, Britt, Hankins & Moughan
Mary T. Gidaro, Saltz Mongeluzzi Barrett & Bendesky

The Justinian Society is a legal organization comprised of attorneys, judges and law students of Italian-ancestry. Founded in 1935, the Society is located in Philadelphia. The Justinian Society members are engaged in activities directed toward fostering a spirit of good fellowship, maintaining honor and dignity of the legal profession, performing civic duties, administering justice, and promoting the study of law. The Justinian Society promotes continuing education in law, supports the advancement of qualified and distinguished Justinians in public office, serves the Italian-American legal profession and the community, and strives to uphold a positive image and take action against negative stereotyping against Italian-Americans. For more information, go to

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