VOA_Vegas_vigil

Like many Americans, we at the firm were shocked, mortified, and deeply saddened by the horrific events that took place in Las Vegas on Sunday.

When events transpire that illustrate man’s inhumanity to man on a level such as this, we have felt the need to temporarily cease our activities, gather in a communal forum, express emotions, reconcile answers, dispel myths from facts, and try to grasp how we can use our words, actions, thoughts, and careers to elevate the level of consciousness among ourselves, our families, our community, and our nation.

At times like these it seems difficult to avoid a descent into a pessimistic outlook. We fight for individuals, families, victims of all kinds, but at our core, we fight against the impulses that destroy life and oppress the weakest among us, and our core mission is to attack, and hopefully destroy, the walls that separate us as humans, expose the institutional lies that propagate the exploitation of the weak, and affirm that inner divinity in each of us that is perpetually ill at ease with injustice.

Read More