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The Workers’ Compensation Section of the Philadelphia Bar Association Recognizes Desinee R. Dwyer for her Distinguished Advocate Award from the Center for Child Advocates

The Philadelphia Workers’ Compensation Section congratulates Desinee Dwyer, a partner in the Philadelphia office of Cipriani & Werner, for being recognized as a 2021 Distinguished Advocate by the Center for Child Advocates.

The Center for Child Advocates is an organization that provides invaluable resources and social services to children across Philadelphia.  Desinee has worked tirelessly with the organization as an advocate on behalf of the youths of the city.

John F. Hayes, II, Esq. wrote the following testament to Desinee and the Center for Child Advocates: “Des cares deeply for this cause, and puts her whole heart into this effort to serve and help children who have experienced abuse or neglect.  Des works with this organization and the children they serve to secure social services for these children, find alternative homes, help them testify in court, etc.  The wonderful people that are part of this organization, including Des, their 2021 Distinguished Advocate, work tirelessly to ensure safety, health, education, family permanency and access to justice for these children.”

Congratulations, Des Dwyer, the recognition is well deserved!!!

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