Our Lawyers Care About the Community
Page last updated: September 30, 2015
The lawyers at the Philadelphia personal injury and crime victims rights law firm of Laffey, Bucci & Kent believe in giving back to the community. Read about the firm’s community involvement.
LBK Sponsors Cuddle My Kids Event (October 2015)
Our firm is proud to be a corporate sponsor of the Cuddle My Kids fall event in West Chester, PA on October 8, 2015. The event raises funds to help families who are facing cancer. Read more here.
LBK Sponsors Philadelphia Children’s Alliance Event (May 2014)
Our sex abuse lawyers are proud to be a corporate sponsor of the Philadelphia Children’s Alliance annual event, Bear Affair. The event raises funds to help victims of child sex abuse in Philadelphia. Our lawyers are dedicated to helping victims of child sex abuse. Read more about this wonderful event here.
LBK Sponsors Cuddle My Kids, A Cancer Support Nonprofit
The firm is pleased to announce its support of the 6th Annual Awards Dinner which honors individuals with demonstrated commitment to their communities. Cuddle My Kids is a wonderful organization which helps families facing cancer by providing in-home support. Paul Bucci is passionate about this organization; his involvement with Cuddle My Kids goes back several years. Read more here.
LBK Sponsors Phila. Council AFL-CIO Annual Conference (February 4, 2014)
Together with the firm’s marketing director, Jenn Keil, Jeff Laffey, sponsored and attended the Philadelphia Council AFL-CIO Annual Conference. Mr. Laffey cares deeply about workplace accident safety and took the opportunity to discuss workplace safety with the conference attendees, leaders of Philadelphia area local union leaders. Click here for more information about the conference.
Brian Kent Co-Authors Amici Curiae Brief in Landmark Case Before the U.S. Supreme Court (Jan. 29, 2014)
Firm partner, Brian Kent, co-authored an Amici Curiae brief for the National Crime Victim Bar Association. The brief was filed in the landmark case, Paroline v. United States and Amy Unknown, which is currently being decided by the U.S. Supreme Court. The case revolves around the issue of whether child pornography victims are entitled to full restitution from criminal perpetrators. Click here for more information about this brief.
Jeff Laffey Announces 2nd Recipient of the Tailgate for Trades Injured Workers Fund (Nov. 7, 2013)
Jeff Laffey’s organization, Tailgate for Trades, announced the second recipient of the special fund for injured workers. Pictured with Mr. Laffey are members of Philadelphia’s local Union of Operating Engineers, from left to right, are operating engineers Tom Danese, John F., and Bob Heenan. Click here for more information about this event.
Laffey, Bucci & Kent Supports the Bucks County Children’s Advocacy
In June 2013, the CAC held a mini-golf event for families. Laffey, Bucci & Kent proudly sponsored the event. This event coincided with CAC’s Pinwheel Garden Event, where over 800 pinwheels were placed in Bucks County area parks and gardens. Each pinwheel represented a child who stood up to child abuse.
Jeff Laffey Announces 1st Recipient of the Tailgate for Trades Injured Workers Fund
Firm founder, Jeff Laffey, is pleased to announce the 1st recipient of the Tailgate for Trades Fund for injured workers. Tailgate for Trades is a unique organization, co-founded by Jeff Laffey.
The organization helps injured union workers and their families. Click here to read about Tailgate for Trade’s first event in March 2013.
Brian Kent Presents at National Crime Victims Bar Association, September 2013 Conference
Firm founder, Brian Kent, presented his much-anticipated paper, Current Issues in Litigating Civil Cases for Crimes at the Workplace, to over 100 of the country’s foremost victims lawyers and advocates.
Click here to learn more about Mr. Kent’s presentation, including a summary and outline of the presentation and article. This was Mr. Kent’s second appearance at the annual conference.
Brian Kent Joins American Association for Justice Leadership Academy
Brian Kent was recently selected for membership of the AAJ Leadership Academy. Founded 65 years ago, the AAJ, works to promote justice for all and helps attorneys who take on some of the most powerful interests when it comes to fighting for the rights of injured clients.
Laffey, Bucci Kent Hosts Charity Event for Philadelphia Trade Union
The partners at the law firm of Laffey, Bucci & Kent created a charitable organization, Tailgate for Trades, dedicated to helping injured workers throughout the Pennsylvania and New Jersey area. Tailgate for Trade’s first event was held on March 21, 2013. 100% of the proceeds went directly to the charity. Read more.
Jeff Laffey is passionate about workers’ rights and workplace safety. On April 13, 2012, Jeff presented to the Philadelphia Carpenters’ Union, Local 1856 to discuss common, avoidable work accidents. Thousands of workers are injured on the job in many kinds of avoidable accidents. Jeff believes that education is key in preventing on the job accidents. Read more.
Our Child Sex Abuse Lawyers Sponsor the Philadelphia Children’s Alliance
Philadelphia child sex abuse lawyers at Laffey, Bucci & Kent are pleased to announce its sponsorship of the Philadelphia Children’s Alliance (PCA). As part of the sponsorship, firm founder Brian Kent, will serve on the advisory board at the PCA. The PCA is a special resource for children who are victims of sexual abuse. Read more.
Brian Kent to Present at National Crime Victim Bar Association Conference
Our crime victims’ advocate and lawyer, Brian Kent, will return to the National Crime Victim Bar Association Conference in September 2013 to present about the problem of workplace violence and aiding victims of workplace violence in the civil courts. Read more.