Committee of Seventy Names New Vice-Chairman

December 5, 2011

Steve Madva, Elected.

Stephen A. Madva, managing partner of Montgomery, McCracken, Walker & Rhoads, LLP has been elected to serve as vice-chairman of the board of directors of the Committee of Seventy, the century-old political and governmental watchdog group and nonpartisan research and election information source for the Philadelphia metropolitan area.

A 35-year veteran of Montgomery McCracken and its immediate past Chair, Madva’s practice concentrates on complex commercial, class action and mass tort litigation matters.  He is a fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers.

Madva is chairman of several boards for organizations across Philadelphia, including The Opera Company of Philadelphia, St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children, and the Philadelphia Prison System.  He also serves on the boards of the Police Athletic League, The Defender Association of Philadelphia, and St. Christopher’s Foundation for Children.