PHILADELPHIA, PA–Pond Lehocky Giordano managing partner Samuel H. Pond was featured in USC Shoah’s 2019 annual report this month for his work as a member of the Next Generation Council. Pond has been a strong advocate of the institutes work for over 15 years.
The firm hosted a fundraising event prior to Covid-19 for the “Countering Antisemitism Through Testimony” program.
USC Shoah Foundation develops empathy, understanding and respect through testimony. By recording and preserving audiovisual testimonies of eyewitness to genocide and crimes against humanity, they give a voice to survivors and share their life histories and experiences with the world. The institute has collected over 55,000 testimonies from survivors from 63 countries to date.
Pond is a founding and managing partner of Pond Lehocky Giordano, the largest workers’ compensation and disability law firm in Pennsylvania. A former President of the Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association, he served for six years as treasurer of that organization’s Committee for a Better Tomorrow. He has previously served in leadership roles for numerous organizations, including chair of the Philadelphia Bar Association’s Workers’ Compensation Section and member of the Pennsylvania Board of Law Examiners.