SIDEBAR Spring 2022

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By Marion Hoffman Fraley, Communications Manager, Legal Aid of Southeastern PA

Lisa Whalen is new Pottstown Managing Attorney for Legal Aid of Southeastern PA Lisa Whalen is Legal Aid of Southeastern PA’s new Pottstown Managing Attorney. She joined LASP as a CARES Attorney Fellow in Pottstown in October 2020. She also has served as Staff Attorney in Chester County and in LASP’s Regional Housing Unit based in Chester City, Delaware County. Lisa is an experienced trial lawyer and also served as a judge on the Yuma County, Arizona Superior Court for eight years. She started as Pottstown Managing Attorney on Dec. 16. In her new role, she has joined Tri-County Network’s homeless services committee and is meeting with local organizations about LASP services. Lisa can be reached at or 484-816-4091.

LASP 20+ Fête for Justice! Join Legal Aid of Southeastern PA (LASP) in celebrating 20+ years as a regional legal aid program serving four counties: Montgomery, Bucks, Chester and Delaware counties. The Fête for Justice! 4 Freedoms, 4 Counties, 4 Justice! will be Thursday, May 19, 2022 from 6-10 p.m. EDT at Normandy Farm, Blue Bell. LASP also will offer a virtual program from 7-8 p.m. LASP will celebrate 40+ Honorees from the four counties who have paved the way for LASP to be able to advocate and protect basic human rights for our region’s most vulnerable neighbors. Visit or the event website, To learn about sponsorship opportunities, please contact Ann Tydeman-Solomon, Development Director, at


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