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Pessin Katz Law, P.A. (PK Law) is pleased to announce that Associate Severn Miller has accepted a position as a board member at The Be. Org.

The mission of The Be. Org is to encourage and nurture youth to live above their socially imposed limitations; to develop their character, talents, and leadership skills allowing them to go beyond a dream and achieve remarkable excellence. The organization combines leadership and skills development through creative workshops, a signature enrichment curriculum, and youth conferences.

Mr. Miller is an Associate in the firm’s Wealth Preservation Group where he primarily focuses on assisting with the preparation of estate planning documents such as wills, trusts, powers of attorney and healthcare directives.

Mr. Miller received his Juris Doctor from Washington & Lee University School of Law. While in law school, Severn represented coal miners and survivors pursuing federal black lung benefits with the Advanced Administrative Litigation Clinic (Black Lung).  He was a finalist of the John W. Davis 2017 Appellate Brief Writing Competition and was a Brief-Writer for the Washington & Lee Team in 2018 William B. Spong Appellate Advocacy Competition at William & Mary Law School. Prior to law school, he attended Gettysburg College.

When asked why he chose this particular board, Mr. Miller commented, “I wanted to work with The Be. Org because I believe in its mission of providing Baltimore’s youth with better opportunities in their education through after school programs, mentorship, and improved STEM opportunities as a path to stronger futures.”