Mary Akhimien, is an Associate at Connolly Gallagher LLP in Wilmington, Delaware where her practice focuses on representing clients in a variety of areas, including corporate litigation, commercial litigation, corporate counseling, and business and employment law. Mary has been practicing labor and employment law for 8 years and joined the Section in 2009. She joined the Section to keep up to date on the evolving world of employment law. Ms. Akhimien also lectures and writes on corporate law issues and frequently speaks to university students and professional groups about the value of mentoring. During her tenure in law school, Mary served as a judicial extern to Chief Justice Ralph J. Cappy of the Pennsylvania Supreme Court. This self-described “patient” lawyer is a great member to get to know.
Favorite Book: The Bible
Favorite Movie: “A Bronx Tale”
Dream Vacation: Maui
Hobbies: Nonprofit Boards such as YWCA Delaware, Inc. and Mother Theresa House
Midnight Snack: Angie's BOOMCHICKAPOP Kettlecorn Popcorn
Favorite Class in Law School: Legal Writing