Video Receives Public Relations Award

A video of Virginia’s legal leaders discussing the issue of attorneys and substance abuse received a Capital Merit Award during the 65th Virginia Public Relations Awards ceremony held in May at The Jefferson Hotel.

The Public Relations Society of America – Richmond Chapter presented Patricia C. Hassard, marketing consultant, with an award in the “external video programs” category for the video titled “Lawyers Helping Lawyers – Confidential Road to Recovery.” David S. Mercer, a principal with MercerTrigiani law firm in Alexandria, developed the video concept and he and his partner, Pia Trigiani, funded production.