Since 1947, Galfand Berger has stood on the side of injured workers, consumers and individuals. Our firm’s mission is unequivocal: to secure full and just compensation for people who have suffered injustices and injuries. We are a firm that puts our words into action not only in the courtroom but also in our community.
Galfand Berger, our Philadelphia personal injury attorneys, and our staff have a long history of giving back to the communities we serve. We are proud to support the vital work of many community organizations, legal clinics, and workers’ rights and labor groups.
And, our staff embodies the firm’s core values of volunteerism by donating their time, resources, and energy to crucial issues, like: breast cancer awareness, homelessness, poverty and hunger, student mentoring, community civic associations, and access to the legal system for the impoverished, disabled and needy.
Our firm is proud to announce that attorney Marla Soffer has been elected to the Board of Directors for the Fleisher Art Memorial. Fleisher Art Memorial is one of the oldest nonprofit community art schools is the country. Its mission is to ensure that art is accessible to each person, regardless of their artistic experience,[…]
Often, our lawyers give back to the community and do not ask for acknowledgment. Sometimes, we want to shine a light on their acts of kindness, if not only for their good deeds but also to bring attention to some worthy organizations. Recently, we learned that Norm Weinstein has been spending one morning a week[…]
We know that many colleagues and clients enjoy auto-racing. As families tune into racing and enthusiasts start their engines for another race season; Galfand Berger is proud to support this sport as a sponsor of the 2017 MapleGrove race season. Located in Mohnton, Pennsylvania, MapleGrove Raceway is a 1/4 mile, NHRA sanctioned facility that hosts[…]
The United Labor Council of Reading and Berks County recently recognized Galfand Berger’s support and commitment to labor unions and the hardworking people of Reading and Berks County. The Labor Council was founded in 1960 and works to support the working people in Reading and Berks counties through democratic processes. With more than 900,000 members,[…]
Each year, rather than sending holiday cards, Galfand Berger makes charitable contributions in honor of our clients, colleagues and friends. Our firm shares these contributions with many organizations that have a lasting impact on our community and on the people we are honored to represent. We encourage you to visit the websites of these amazing[…]
Deb Jensen’s mom, Addie, was a wonderful cook. One of her favorite holiday recipes was brisket. Follow this link to try out this beloved family dish!
Galfand Berger, LLP has a long-standing history of charitable donations and community service work. This year, just as in years past, the firm participated in the Camp Out For Hunger campaign; a food drive sponsored by radio station 93.3 WMMR along with the non-profit food bank Philabundance. The food drive’s aim is to help Philadelphian’s[…]
Galfand Berger is a proud advocate of workers’ rights. Our firm has a long history of fighting for unions and defending the rights of workers and individuals alike. In support of this mission, Galfand Berger is committed to highlighting events aimed at honoring labor this upcoming Labor Day. On Sunday, September 4, USW Local 2599[…]
On May 10, 2016, Esperanza Immigration Legal Services (EILS) hosted a special event at the Art Alliance Building in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to honor local contributions to the immigrant community. The event was emceed by Galfand Berger Senior Partner Michael Malvey, who sits on the EILS Board of Directors. The event honored current Pennsylvania State Senator[…]
On April 15, 2016 the Workers’ Compensation Section of the Philadelphia Bar Association and Michael McGurrin, a partner at Galfand Berger, presented the 2016 Martha J. Hampton Award to attorney Jason Krasno. Mr. Krasno, a partner at his own firm, has practiced Workers’ Compensation law since 2000. Although Mr. Krasno is the first award recipient[…]