Pictured left to right: Benjamin Hsing, Alen Chen, Kerri Sakaue, Caroline Keen, Anthony Le, Rakesh Gopalan, Cindy Lu, Sylvia Kim.
McGuireWoods was a platinum sponsor for the 2019 National Asian Pacific Bar
Association Convention, held Nov. 7-10 in Austin.
McGuireWoods also was the named sponsor of the event’s community service
project and farewell breakfast. Charlotte associate
Caroline Keen gave remarks prior to the community service session, in which attorneys
prepared care packages for Asian Family Support Services of Austin.
Other McGuireWoods lawyers attending the NAPABA convention included Chicago
associates Alan Chen and Cindy Lu; Charlotte partners
Rakesh Gopalan, chair of the firm’s Asian Pacific Lawyers Network, and
Naho Kobayashi; Tysons partner
Rick Holzheimer; New York partner
Benjamin Hsing; San Francisco partner Sylvia Kim and associate Anthony Le; and Los Angeles – Century City associate
Kerri H. Sakaue.
The firm also sponsors the McGuireWoods/NAPABA Law Foundation (NLF)
Internship Program, which supports students interested in the legal
profession and helps them develop a commitment to advocacy on behalf of the
Asian Pacific American community. The program provides undergraduate and
law school students with meaningful internship experiences at the
Washington, D.C., offices of NAPABA and NLF.