Jennifer J. Riley to Speak at Spring-Ford Area School District Community Education Program

Jennifer J. Riley, an Associate at the Lansdale law firm of Rubin, Glickman, Steinberg and Gifford P.C., is a session presenter for the Spring-Ford Area School District Fall 2010 Community Adult Education Program. On September 22nd, she presented Economics Of Divorce. On October 13th, 2010 she will present a session on Elder Law from 6:30-8:30 P.M.and on October 27th she will present a Family Law Session. The sessions are open to the public and are being held at the high school located at 400 South Lewis Road Royersford. Please contact Ms. Riley for registration information.

Jennifer J. Riley has been a member of the firm since 2009. She is a local graduate from Souderton Area High School. After completing her B.A., she was offered a full graduate assistantship from Villanova University, where she earned her M.A. in World History. During her graduate and undergraduate studies, she was inducted into two national honor societies, Phi Alpha Theta and Phi Kappa Phi, and received regional and national awards for her oral advocacy, research, and writing. She then attended Temple University Beasley School of Law where she focused her studies on Trial Advocacy. She was a member of the acclaimed National Trial Team, and a finalist at the National Ethics Trial Competition in Sacramento, California. She received numerous awards, including Outstanding Oral Advocacy and Distinguished Class Participation, as well as the Victor A. Jaczum Award for Excellence in Trial Advocacy.

During her studies, Ms. Riley remained involved in the law school and greater community. She served as class Vice President to the Student Bar Association, as well as a Lt. Governor for the 3rd Circuit with the American Bar Association. She was chosen to attend the Peggy Browning National Law Students Workers’ Rights Conference, where she studied laws affecting the rights of American workers. In recognition of her academic achievement and commitment to the greater law school community, she was honored with the Temple Law Alumni Association Scholarship, awarded to only two students.

Ms. Riley volunteers for the American Bar Association’s Military Pro Bono Project which provides pro bono family law services to active military personnel. She also coaches the high school mock trial team at Souderton Area High School.

Rubin, Glickman, Steinberg and Gifford is a general practice law firm that has been serving the community for more than 65 years. It was named “Best Law Firm” in The Reporter’s 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008 , 2009 and 2010 Readers’ Choice Awards. Each member is dedicated to professional, personal representation in various areas of law, including¬†personal injury¬†and automobile accidents, business and corporate law, wills and estate planning, divorce, and criminal law representation. Rubin, Glickman, Steinberg and Gifford has held the prestigious Martindale-Hubbell AV rating since 1992.