Blank Rome’s Russell Wong Receives Asian American Bar Association’s Impact Award for 2016Award
Blank Rome Partner Russell T. Wong was presented the Impact Award at the Asian American Bar Association (“AABA”) Annual Gala & Silent Auction, on September 23, 2016, in Houston, Texas. Mr. Wong served as president of the AABA from 1993-1994.
The Impact Award is annually presented to a legal professional who has made outstanding contributions to the growth and development of the Asian American legal community in Houston; has made significant efforts to promote diversity within the practice of law, and to mentor and support other practicing attorneys and law students; has shown a commitment to helping others in the Houston community through volunteer work and community service; has provided outstanding legal services within their respective fields; and has shown a commitment to being involved in the AABA.
The AABA is a voluntary organization of attorneys, judges, and law students of Asian heritage, or who have Asian American interests. Founded in 1984, the AABA's membership reflects all aspects of Houston's Asian American legal community. For more information, please visit www.aabahouston.com.