Tanenbaum Keale LLP is pleased to congratulate associate Afigo Okpewho-Fadahunsi on being appointed as chair-elect of the American Bar Association’s Appellate Advocacy General Committee for the 2018-19 bar year.

In his letter to Ms. Okpewho-Fadahunsi, section chair Roy Cohen wrote, “this leadership appointment is a clear recognition of your competence and experience, commitment to TIPS, and reputation among our nearly 18,000 TIPS members.”

“This is another step in the right direction for Afigo as she continues to advance in her career,” James Keale, TK Trial president said. “She is quickly becoming a rising star and we support her in this endeavor as she prepares to become the next chair of the Appellate Advocacy General Committee.”

The one-year term begins on the final day of the 2018 ABA Annual Meeting in Chicago and will end on the last day of the 2019 Annual Meeting in San Francisco.