Samir Aguirre Appointed Hispanic National Bar Association Region V President


Date: 10 / 10 / 17

Type: Press Release

Aguirre_Samir_E.jpgMiles & Stockbridge is pleased to announce that Samir A. Aguirre, an associate in the firm’s Products Liability & Mass Torts Practice Group in Baltimore, has been appointed president of Region V of the Hispanic National Bar Association (HNBA).

As a regional president, Aguirre will serve on the HNBA’s board of governors and will work with HNBA’s executive committee and affiliate organizations on local, regional and national programs to advance Latinos in the legal profession. His duties also include fundraising, outreach and member recruitment for HNBA in Region V, which includes Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia and the District of Columbia.

Aguirre and other members of the 2017-2018 HNBA board of governors were sworn in by Judge Jimmy V. Reyna of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, at a gala reception during the HNBA convention in Kansas City, Missouri in September.

As a litigator at Miles & Stockbridge, Aguirre represents businesses and individuals in a variety of commercial, product liability and toxic tort matters. He previously served as a judicial clerk for the Honorable Alfred Nance, Chief Judge of the Circuit Court for Baltimore City. He also worked for the Honorable Robert R. Rigsby of the Superior Court of the District of Columbia and at the Montgomery County State’s Attorney’s Office in Rockville, MD.

Aguirre graduated in 2013 from the American University Washington College of Law, where he was an editor of the American University International Law Review and was awarded the Mussey Prize for achieving the highest scholastic average. He earned his bachelor’s degree from New York University in 2009.

About the Hispanic National Bar Association

The Hispanic National Bar Association is a nonprofit, nonpartisan, national membership organization that represents the interests of Hispanic legal professionals in the United States and its territories. The organization is also committed to advocacy on issues of importance to the 54+ million people of Hispanic heritage living in the U.S.

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