Author: John Stapleton

Lowry Yankwich’s “30 Bach” Podcast Wins Multiple Awards at the Inaugural Signal Awards in New York City

Feb 7, 2023

LSSC encourages all of its attorneys and staff to pursue their passions outside of the law. We celebrate and support these experiences as fundamental to being healthy, happy, and more effective attorneys.

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Kali Schellenberg Joins LSSC

Feb 6, 2023

Kali graduated from Harvard Law School cum laude in 2015 and earned her BA in International Relations from Brown University. She previously clerked for the Honorable Legrome D. Davis, United States District Judge for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.

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LSSC Participates in Volunteer UP Expungement Clinic on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day, as Seen on ABC and NBC News

Jan 16, 2023

On Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, LSSC’s Jon Cochran, Tad LeVan, John Stapleton, and Lowry Yankwich participated in an expungement clinic by the Volunteer UP Legal Clinic.

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1000 Hours of Pro Bono and Non-Profit Service in 2022

Jan 10, 2023

In 2022, LSSC more than doubled its commitment through its My100 Initiative and provided more than 1000 hours in pro bono and non-profit board work.

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LSSC Wins Dismissal of Defamation and Other Claims Brought Against Hacker Conference

Jan 6, 2023

In a sixteen-page opinion, the Eastern District of Pennsylvania granted LSSC's motion to dismiss on the ground that the Court lacked jurisdiction over the defendants.

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U.S. News & World Report Lists LSSC in Best Law Firms in Pennsylvania

Nov 14, 2022

U.S. News & World Report listed LeVan Stapleton Segal Cochran in the Best Law Firms in Pennsylvania for First Amendment Law (Tier 1 ranking).

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Celebrating the Homeless Advocacy Project

Oct 19, 2022

LSSC was delighted to celebrate another banner year for the Homeless Advocacy Project at its 2022 Annual Benefit on October 13, 2022 at the Mutter Museum in Philadelphia. The firm served as a Champion Sponsor of the event.

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Champion Sponsor of the Homeless Advocacy Project

Oct 6, 2022

We are proud to be a 2022 Champion Sponsor of the 2022 Annual Benefit of the Homeless Advocacy Project, which provides free legal services to individuals and families experiencing homelessness in Philadelphia. Jon L. Cochran is the President of the HAP Board and a longtime volunteer for the organization.

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Law360: “Pa. GOP Can’t Challenge Fracking Ban, 3rd Circ. Rules”

Sep 16, 2022

John S. Stapleton was mentioned in Law360’s coverage of Yaw v. Delaware River Basin Commission regarding LSSC's successful defense on appeal of the Delaware River Basin Commission’s ban on fracking in the Delaware River Basin.

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Lowry Yankwich Joins LeVan Stapleton Segal Cochran

Sep 15, 2022

Lowry graduated Harvard Law School cum laude in 2022 and earned his BA in History from Stanford University, where he graduated Phi Beta Kappa with honors and distinction.

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Tad LeVan Interviewed by WHYY-FM Regarding Challenge to Pennsylvania’s ChildLine Registry

Aug 16, 2022

Tad LeVan was interviewed by WHYY-FM regarding a major constitutional challenge LSSC recently filed regarding Pennsylvania's ChildLine Registry.

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LSSC Files Major Constitutional Challenge to Pennsylvania’s ChildLine Registry

Aug 11, 2022

In a significant pro bono effort, LSSC and co-counsel Community Legal Services and Professor Seth Kreimer of the University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School, filed a major constitutional challenge to Pennsylvania's ChildLine Registry.

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Jon L. Cochran Honored by the The Legal Intelligencer at the Pennsylvania Legal Awards

Jun 29, 2022

The Legal Intelligencer honored Jon L. Cochran as a Lawyer on the Fast Track at the Pennsylvania Legal Awards ceremony at the Regency Ballroom in the Loews Hotel Philadelphia.

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Eli Segal Ranked in Chambers USA for First Amendment Litigation

Jun 20, 2022

For the third year in a row, Chambers USA has ranked Eli Segal in the area of First Amendment Litigation - USA - Nationwide.

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LSSC Attorneys Listed in Super Lawyers and Rising Stars Publications

Jun 19, 2022

Multiple LSSC attorneys appear in the 2022 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars publications.

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