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April M. Donahower

April joined Chisholm Chisholm & Kilpatrick in August of 2016 as an Associate Attorney.  Her practice focuses on representing disabled veterans before the Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims.

Contact April

phone

401-331-6300

fax

401-421-3185

email

adonahower@cck-law.com

Areas of Practice

Veterans Law

April M. Donahower

April joined Chisholm Chisholm & Kilpatrick in August of 2016 as an Associate Attorney.  Her practice focuses on representing disabled veterans before the Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims.

April earned a B.A., magna cum laude, from American University in 2002, majoring in Theater with a minor in Journalism.  She later went on to earn her J.D., magna cum laude, from Temple University Beasley School of Law in 2013.  She is a member of the Temple University chapter of the Order of the Coif and a fellow in the Rubin Public Interest Law Honor Society.  In law school, April was a member of the Temple Law Review and participated in legal clinics in the Temple University Legal Aid Office, serving indigent family court litigants, and at Mazzoni Center Legal Services, serving LGBTQ clients.

Prior to joining Chisholm Chisholm & Kilpatrick, April clerked in the Connecticut Superior Court, serving as a criminal law specialist, and for Judge Raheem L. Mullins at the Connecticut Appellate Court.

Before law school, April was the literary manager at Long Wharf Theatre, an AmeriCorps volunteer, and a food writer.

AREAS OF PRACTICE

  • Appellate Litigation
  • Veterans Benefits

BAR ADMISSIONS

  • Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
  • State of Connecticut
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims