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Mitchell & Weber Reappointed to Chair Committees

In 2015, Mitchell Gallagher attorneys Ed Mitchell and Gary Weber retained their chairmanships of Lycoming Law Association committees.

Ed Mitchell has been chairman of the Bench Bar Committee since 2001. The committee meets quarterly. Membership includes all the Lycoming County judges and members of the bar who focus their practice in various areas of the law. The purpose of the committee is to foster the relationship between the bench and bar, to address concerns of the members and to vet policy changes or issues.

The Customs and Rules Committee has been chaired by Gary Weber since 1992. The committee drafts new local rules and reviews rules proposed by the court. No rule is approved without thorough examination for consistency with existing rules and for potential problems with implementation or enforcement.