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Volpe and Koenig, P.C. Lends Support to 2016 Judicial Intern Opportunity Program Kick Off

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Volpe and Koenig, P.C. Shareholder John C. Donch Jr. (right) and Kim R. Jessum, Judicial Intern Opportunity Program Regional Co-Chair, at the JIOP 2016 Orientation and Welcome Reception

 

 

 

 

 

PHILADELPHIA, PA (June 13, 2016) – Representatives from Volpe and Koenig, P.C., an intellectual property law firm with offices in Philadelphia, PA, and Princeton, NJ, joined a group including judges, volunteer attorneys and students at the Judicial Intern Opportunity Program’s 2016 Orientation and Welcome Reception on June 9 at the James A. Byrne U.S. Courthouse in Philadelphia. Speaking on behalf of the firm, a program sponsor, Shareholder John C. Donch Jr. encouraged this year’s interns to make the most of their legal careers by understanding that the legal profession is a service business, building and maintaining relationships and demonstrating a strong work ethic. The Judicial Intern Opportunity Program, launched in 2000 by the American Bar Association’s Section of Litigation, places minority, disabled, LGBT and financially disadvantaged law students into summer internships in the chambers of federal and state court judges throughout the country. To date, 1,979 internships have been awarded.

About Volpe and Koenig, P.C. — Volpe and Koenig, P.C. provides worldwide client counseling on patents, trademarks, copyrights, trade secrets, technology transfers, due diligence, licensing and enforcement of intellectual property rights.  The firm’s attorneys, agents and technical advisors have expertise in a wide range of industries and serve a diverse roster of U.S. and multinational clients.  For additional information, please visit www.vklaw.com.