Victor F. Panieczko, a senior litigation paralegal at Flaster Greenberg, has been appointed first vice president of the Philadelphia Association of Paralegals (PAP) effective January 1, 2016. In this role, he will work with the president in the administration of the business affairs of the Association and help lead the Association in promoting paralegals and the paralegal profession in the Philadelphia area.
Panieczko, who works in both the firm's Cherry Hill and Philadelphia offices, has been an active member of PAP for the last six years and has served on numerous committees, including: Board Member, 2013 - 2016; Chair, Technology Committee, 2015-2016; Chair, Litigation Committee, 2016; Co-Chair, Technology Committee, 2014; Second Representative to the Keystone Alliance of Paralegal Associations, 2013; and Co-Chair, Immigration Committee, 2013.
In addition to PAP, Victor is an active member of several professional associations, including: The Greater Philadelphia Law Library Association (GPLLA), where he held the offices of member, Board of Directors, Vice President and President; The American Association of Law Libraries (AALL); and The Jagiellonian Law Society, where he currently serves as acting secretary.
Victor earned his paralegal certification in 2010 from Boston University.
ABOUT THE PHILADELPHIA ASSOCIATION OF PARALEGALS: The Philadelphia Association of Paralegals (PAP) was formed in 1973 as a non-profit organization dedicated to the advancement of the paralegal profession. The membership is comprised of practicing paralegals, students, individuals, schools, law firms and other organizations. PAP is a charter member of The National Federation of Paralegal Associations (NFPA) which has over 17,000 members nationwide. NFPA allows PAP and its members to be involved in the formation of policies affecting the paralegal profession and to stay informed of developments on a national scope.