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Kevin Hroblak Elected to Rebuilding Together's Board of Directors

Date: November 26, 2007

Baltimore – Whiteford, Taylor & Preston LLP (WTP) is delighted to announce that Kevin G. Hroblak has been elected to the Board of Directors for Rebuilding Together Baltimore. 

For the last seven years, Hroblak has led Whiteford, Taylor & Preston's annual sponsorship and participation in Rebuilding Together Baltimore's Rebuilding Day.  Volunteers from WTP include numerous attorneys, managers, and staff.  As a board member, Hroblak hopes to be instrumental in overseeing the continued growth of Rebuilding Together Baltimore and assisting the organization in its fundraising efforts. 

“Kevin brings a wealth of talent to our organization's leadership,” noted Bonnie Bessor, executive director of Rebuilding Together Baltimore.  “Having led our home improvement projects, he understands firsthand how the donation of one day's time can improve the lives of residents in need.  His compassion coupled with his business acumen will, no doubt, make him a responsible steward for our organization.”  

A partner in Whiteford, Taylor & Preston's nationally known Bankruptcy section, Hroblak litigates complex commercial matters for his clients, including debtors, trustees, trusts, individual creditors, and creditors' committees.  He is a member of the Maryland State Bar Association, the Maryland Bankruptcy Bar Association, the American Bar Association, and the American Bankruptcy Institute.

Founded in 1972 in Texas as Christmas in April, Rebuilding Together is the nation's largest volunteer organization dedicated to preserving and revitalizing low-income houses and communities. There are over 230 affiliates active across the country. The Baltimore affiliate was initiated in 1989 and assists homeowners in Baltimore City and Baltimore County. Since 1989, Rebuilding Together Baltimore (www.RebuildingTogetherBaltimore.org) has repaired more than 975 houses, improved over 30 neighborhoods and has invested over $6 million in Baltimore City and Baltimore County.

Whiteford, Taylor & Preston LLP is dedicated to helping clients to achieve their business goals through strategic legal counsel.  Founded in 1933, the firm has grown to over 155 attorneys in offices throughout Maryland, the District of Columbia, Virginia, and Delaware.  For more information, please visit our website at www.wtplaw.com.