Briggs and Morgan Holds 7th Annual National Pro Bono Week Lunch

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October 30, 2015

MINNEAPOLIS, MINN. - In honor of National Pro Bono Week, Briggs and Morgan hosted Ivan Fong, general counsel at 3M, and John McDaniel, founder of the Wounded Warriors in Action Foundation, at the firm’s 7th annual National Pro Bono Week lunch on Oct. 28. 

The event’s keynote speaker, Fong, has been a champion for pro bono work in Minnesota and nationwide. Under his leadership in 2014, 99 members of 3M’s legal department performed pro bono legal services for the indigent.

McDaniel also spoke to the group, to represent the Wounded Warriors in Action Foundation, a non-profit organization that has received pro bono support from Briggs’ attorneys.

National Pro Bono Week is designated each year to celebrate and raise awareness around pro bono work performed by professional services firms.

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