Connolly Gallagher Participates in ABA Day 2018
Connolly Gallagher attorney, Mary Akhimien participated in ABA Day 2018 which took place in Washington D.C. from April 10-12, 2018. Mary is a Delaware State Bar Delegate to the ABA and had the opportunity to meet with Delaware senators, Thomas Carper and Chris Coons and Delaware Congresswoman, Lisa Blunt-Rochester to ask them to support preservation of the Public Service Loan Forgiveness program and Legal Services Corporation funding, both of which are at risk of being defunded by Congress.
ABA Day is a conference that brings together leaders of the ABA, state and local bars from across the country to take the message of lawyers to Congress. They take to the Hill to advocate on behalf of the profession on issues of great importance.