By: KDKA-TV News Staff
HARRISBURG (KDKA) – The president of the Pennsylvania Bar Association has resigned amid charges of patronizing prostitutes.READ MORE: Mayor Bill Peduto Hints At Possible Fourth Of July Celebration In Downtown Pittsburgh
Attorney David Schwager is facing one misdemeanor prostitution charge.READ MORE: SouthSide Works Hosting 'Music And Movies On The Mon'
His resignation means that the association’s president-elect takes over early.
Philadelphia attorney Kathleen Wilkinson will now assume the role.MORE NEWS: Man Accused Of Killing Woman In Homewood Pleads Guilty
Schwager is set to have a preliminary hearing on June 15.