September 14, 2017
Fitch Even is pleased to be a sponsor of the Asian American Bar Association of Greater Chicago's 30th Annual Installation Ceremony and Awards Reception being held tonight at MingHin Cuisine in Chicago. We commend AABA Chicago for its three decades of service to Asian American legal professionals and community members throughout Chicagoland.
AABA Chicago was founded in 1987 as an affiliate of the National Asian Pacific American Bar Association. The organization strives to promote the professional growth of its members; mentor law students and new lawyers; serve and educate the local community; partner with other minority organizations on common matters of concern; and offer policy recommendations on legal, social, political, and economic interests.
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