July 12, 2012, ERIE, PA -- Erie Attorney Eric J. Purchase has been re-elected to serve on the Board of Governors or the Pennsylvania Association for Justice (PaAJ) for a third consecutive term.  The Erie injury lawyer was elected by his peers at the annual retreat of the PAJ in Hershey, PA on July 1, 2012.  

The PaAJ is an organization of of injury lawyers and paralegals across the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania who promote a fair and effective justice system.  They provide education and support for attorneys who help people  injured by the misconduct or negligence of others.  The Pennsylvania injury law organization also advocates for the jury trial system and the rights of individuals, even when  those individuals are against powerful interests. 

An Erie injury attorney known for his work in catastrophic personal injury, wrongful death, medical malpractice, and car and truck accidents, Mr. Purchase was elected to serve a two year term on the organization's governing body.

As a member of the Board of Governors, Mr. Purchase will continue with the PaAJ and with the Pennsylvania personal injury law firm of Purchase, George & Murphey, P.C., of which is he a founding partner, to use his personal injury knowledge and experience to help injured people and their families. For more information on personal injury law in Pennsylvania, visit www.yourerieaccidentlawyers.com and to learn more about what the Pennsylvania Association for Justice has to offer, visit www.pajustice.org