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Mary Akhimien of Connolly Gallagher was invited to serve as a mentor in the U.S. District Court of the District of Delaware’s High School Fellowship Program.

According to a press release, the fellowship program provides an opportunity for students to work in chambers during the summer with district court judges and federal employees who work with the court. The fellows also have the opportunity to observe district court proceedings and meet leaders in the Delaware legal system.

Akhimien is an associate in Connolly Gallagher’s Wilmington office.

The University of Pittsburgh School of Law alumnus represents clients in a variety of areas, including corporate litigation, commercial litigation, corporate counseling and business and employment law.