On Friday, April 7, Brooklyn Law School APALSA held its 2017 Alumni and Friends Dinner at the Forchelli Center at Brooklyn Law School. The gathering brought together nearly 100 law students, alumni and friends. AABANY leaders Chris Kwok, Issues Committee Co-Chair, Francis Chin (who is an administrator at Brooklyn Law School), Professional Development Committee Chair, and Executive Director Yang Chen joined in the celebration. Also present were KALAGNY President Bridgette Ahn and past FALA (Filipino American Lawyers Association)-New York President Rio Guerrero.

The Distinguished Alumni honorees were Connie Montoya (’00) and Julie Ko (’04). Connie is the current President of FALA-New York and past co-chair of AABANY’s Litigation Committee. Julie is a past Board member of AABANY.

Congratulations to Connie and Julie on being honored, and congratulations to Brooklyn Law School APALSA on a successful dinner that capped off a productive and activity-filled year.