Philadelphia, PA, February 10, 2010 — Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney is proud to announce that it has once again been recognized for its commitment to pro bono work by Philadelphia VIP. For the firm's 2009 efforts, it will receive the organization's Chancellor's Award at a reception on March 10, 2010, at 5 p.m. at City Hall in Philadelphia.

The Chancellor's Award is given to law firms in which at least 10 percent of the attorneys practicing in its Philadelphia office participate in VIP.

About Philadelphia VIP

Philadelphia VIP is an organization that refers pro bono cases for low-income residents and families facing civil legal problems that threaten their basic human needs, including shelter, employment, financial stability, education and health. It is recognized as one of the preeminent pro bono organizations in Philadelphia.