Willkie Partner Accepts Proclamation

Wednesday, September 1, 2004 - 01:00

Richard K. DeScherer, a partner at Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP and president of the S.L.E. Lupus Foundation in New York City, recently joined Dr. Robert Lahita, chairman of the International Lupus Congress, in accepting a proclamation from New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg declaring 2004 as the Year of Lupus Awareness in New York City.

The presentation took place at a reception at Gracie Mansion in New York City during the International Lupus Congress.