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Wiley Rein Proudly Supports APABA-DC Awards and Installation Gala

Posted in Bar Association Events, Diversity & Inclusion
Wiley Rein attorneys Shawn Chang, Edgar Class, Sonali Gunawardhana, Samantha Lee, George Petel, and Kay Tatum spent last Friday celebrating the Asian Pacific American Bar Association of DC (APABA-DC) at their Annual Awards and Installation Gala. A Wiley Rein client, two 2015 summer associates, and a spouse also attended the event, which was held at… Continue Reading

An Evening with Federal Circuit Judge Jimmie Reyna

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Last week, Wiley Rein hosted the Hispanic Bar Association of the District of Columbia (HBA-DC) for a reception featuring Federal Circuit Judge Jimmie Reyna.  Charlie Lemley, the chair of the firm’s Diversity and Inclusion Committee, kicked off the event by welcoming the audience before turning it over to the Judge. Over the course of the… Continue Reading

Hispanic National Bar Association Convention Returns to DC

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For the first time since 2005, the Hispanic National Bar Association (HNBA) held its Annual Convention in Washington, DC.  Over 1,500 people attended, including Wiley Rein attorneys Edgar Class, Anna Gomez, and Alan Hernandez.  The convention’s theme, “Unidos in Washington: Our Struggle, Our Progress,” was intended to bring awareness to all that has been accomplished… Continue Reading

A Night of Celebration with the Asian Pacific American Bar Association

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On Friday evening, Floyd Chapman, Sonali Gunawardhana, Ben Kohr, Samantha Lee, Charlie Lemley, Jessica Rosenthal, Joan Stewart, Jillian Volkmar, one of our distinguished alumni, and a 2014 summer associate gathered for APABA-DC’s 2014 Annual Awards and Installation Gala.  The event, held at the National Museum of Women in the Arts, attracted more than 250 attorneys,… Continue Reading