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McNees Honors Attorney Pamela Polacek with Yenkowski Award

February 17, 2015
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Harrisburg, PA. (February 17, 2015) – McNees Wallace & Nurick LLC is pleased to announce that attorney Pamela Polacek has been recognized as the Gary Yenkowski Award recipient for 2014. The Yenkowski Award is given to a Member each year in honor of deceased McNees Partner, Gary Yenkowski. Award recipients demonstrate paramount professionalism, dedication to effective marketing, and loyalty and commitment to client service, the community, and the Firm.

Polacek is a Member with McNees Wallace & Nurick LLC in the energy and environmental law practice group. She is a graduate of St. Joseph’s University and Duke University School of Law.  She is a member of the Dauphin County Bar Association (DCBA), where she was recently named President for 2015 and the Pennsylvania Bar Association.  She has been active in several community and professional organizations, including Channels Food Rescue, the St. Joseph’s University Women’s Leadership Council, the Pennsylvania Society of Association Executives, United Way of the Capital Region, and the PPL Sustainable Energy Fund.  She also chairs McNees Wallace & Nurick LLC’s Professional and Personal Development Committee.

McNees Wallace & Nurick LLC ( is a full-service law firm representing corporations, associations, institutions, and individuals. The firm serves clients worldwide from offices in Harrisburg, State College, Lancaster, and Scranton, PA; Columbus, OH; and Washington, D.C. McNees is also a member of the ALFA International Global Legal Network.

For further information, contact Tiffany Riser at 717-237-5444 /