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Arthur MakadonARTHUR MAKADON has made a major gift to support Annual Giving. Makadon is chair of Ballard Spahr Andrews & Ingersoll, LLP. He was a principal advisor to Ed Rendell in three mayoral campaigns and two gubernatorial campaigns. Makadon also served as chief assistant district attorney to Arlen Specter and was a law clerk to the Honorable Joseph S. Lord, III, Chief Judge for the United States District Court of the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.

Makadon has represented numerous clients including the University of Pennsylvania in high profile matters. He serves as a trustee of the University of Pennsylvania, sits on the board of the Pennsylvania Convention Center and serves as co-chair of Philadelphia Safe and Sound, an organization that coordinates and assesses services for the city’s youth. He has also served as chair of the city’s Task Force on Police Corruption, and as an adjunct professor at the University of Pennsylvania Law School, where he taught Advocacy, Professional Responsibility and Criminal Procedure.

Makadon graduated from Penn Law School cum laude, served as Editor of the University of Pennsylvania Law Review, and was a member of the Order of the Coif.
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