Wong Fleming attended the 12th Annual Installation of Officers & Award Presentation Dinner on June 25th at Sunny Palace in East Brunswick, New Jersey for the Asian Pacific American Lawyers Association of New Jersey (“APALA-NJ”) . APALA -NJ was founded in 1985 and is the only Pan-Asian bar association serving the interests of all Asian American attorneys inNew Jersey. Founding partner Linda Wong is a former President of APALA and she is the recipient of the Trailblazer Award, awarded by the nationwide sister Asian bar, the National Asian Pacific American Bar Association (“NAPABA”). Ms. Wong received NAPABA’s Trailblazer Award in recognition of her outstanding achievements, commitment and leadership, and paving the way for the advancement of Asian Pacific American attorneys.
Wong Fleming attended as a gold sponsor and was proud to welcome the new officers and congratulate all award recipients. Wong Fleming attendees included: Linda Wong; Partner, James Haney, Partner; Gregory Johnson, Associate; Amelia Taylor, Associate; Mark Thompson, Associate; and Jonathan Miller, Associate. As a repeat sponsor of this event, Wong Fleming supports APALA in all of their efforts to promote advancement of Asian Americans in the legal profession.