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BLWM attends LVDL Summer Event at TopGolf Las Vegas

Photo…L to R Aileen Cohen of BLWM, M. Bradley Johnson from Kravitz, Schnitzer & Johnson, and Michael Mills

Aileen Cohen and Mike Mills of BLWM attended the Las Vegas Defense Lawyer’s Summer Event at TopGolf Las Vegas. Many of the judges and justices from across the state attended.

The Event was successful in big part based because of the contributions of many great LVDL’s sponsors but also because of the all of the members who attended.

If you have questions about defense, coverage or trucking in Nevada, don’t hesitate to contact Mike Mills or Aileen Cohen at Bauman, Loewe, Witt & Maxwell at 702-240-6060×114.  They will be glad to talk to you.

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