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Hon. Stephanie Mitterhoff '98 has been promoted to the Superior Court of New Jersey, Appellate Division.

Andrew Bayer '88 has joined as a partnerat  Pashman Stein Walder Hayden, in Red Bank, NJ.

Maritza Dominguez Braswell '08 has become a partner at Fox Rothschild LLP, in Denver, CO, following a merger with the firm of Rollin Braswell Fisher LLC.

Ana Parikh '13 has joined as an Associate in the General Liability Practice Group of Rivkin Radler LLP, in Hackensack, NJ.

Matheu D. Nunn '07 was selected by the New Jersey Law Journal for the second consecutive year as a finalist for its Attorney of the Year Award.

Stephanie J. Zane ’00 has been elected treasurer of the American Inns of Court.

Renee Bumb '87 will be honored as Wenonah's Hometown Legend.

Barry M. Schwartz '88 has joined as a Member in the Corporate, Securities and Healthcare Practice Groups at Mandelbaum Salsburg P.C., in Roseland, NJ.

Jasper Kim ‘99 has released a book titled Persuasion: The Hidden Forces That Influence Negotiations (Routledge, 2018).

Kim V. Ruiz '03 has been appointed as the CEO/Executive Director of the Puerto Rican Association for Human Development.

John R. Wallace '11was awarded the "Rising Star Award" from the New Jersey Library Association.

Keith T. Campbell '16 has joined as an associate at Scarinci Hollenbeck, in Lyndhurst, NJ.

Erin Cleary '08 has been elected a partner at Debevoise & Plimpton, in New York, NY.

Thomas J. Cafferty '72 has been honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award by the New Jersey Law Journal.

Steven G. Mlenak, Jr. '11 has been recognized as a New Leader of the Bar by the New Jersey Law Journal.

Justin P. Walder  '61 will receive the 2018 New Jersey State Bar Foundation Medal of Honor Award.  

Michele C. Ventura '11 has joined BMW of North America, LLC in Woodcliff Lake, NJ as Corporate Counsel. 

Lora Fong '91 was named a Loyal Daughter of Rutgers, the highest alumni honor conferred by the Rutgers Alumni Association, in recognition of substantial, significant and significant service to Rutgers.

Jerry Gallagher ’83 has been appointed to the NCE Board of Visitors at the New Jersey Institute of Technology.

Lisa Gersh '83 has been elected to the Board of Directors of POPSUGAR.

Assemblywoman Annette Quijano '91 will be presented with the 2018 Champion for the Common Good award by the United Way of Greater Union County at its 2018 Annual Celebration event.

Paula Larsen '79 has been recognized as one of D Magazine’s Best Lawyers in Dallas: Family Law for 2018.

Joe Mandia '08 will be leading the new New York office of Simon Greenstone Panatier, PC.

Christine N. Restrepo '13 has joined as an associate in the corporate, and transportation and logistics groups at Riker Danzig Scherer Hyland & Perretti, in Morristown, NJ.

Kevin Armstrong '93 had the honor of serving as Master of Ceremonies at the 6th annual Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC) Casino Royale Gala on April 13, 2018.

Deepa Ambekar '05 has been appointed as an interim judge to the civil court of New York City.

Nicole Lister '13 has become an assistant prosecutors in the Gloucester County Prosecutor's Office.

Melissa A. Gertz '05 has won 3rd place in the NJ statewide Russ Berrie Making a Difference Award.

Christian S. Samuels '16 has joined as an associate at Black Marjieh Leff & Sanford LLP, in Elmsford, NY.

Angela Quiles Nevarez '05 has been appointed Co-Chair of the Hispanic-American Attorney Resource Group at Jackson Lewis P.C., in Philadelphia, PA.

Marcella M. Bodner '98 has become a Special Counsel in the Intellectual Property department at Cole Schotz P.C., in Hackensack, NJ.

Sarah Harless '04 has been elected a Circuit Court Judge in Eau Claire County, WI.

Josef W. Mintz '08 has been elected to the Steering Committee of the Eastern District of Pennsylvania Bankruptcy Conference for the 2018-2019 term.

Ryan Strauss '09 has become a shareholder at Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt in Portland, OR.

Diane Camacho '14 has joined as an associate in the Labor Law practice at Genova Burns LLC, in Newark, NJ.

Tom Atkinson '98 has become Village Attorney in Lynbrook, NY.

Brian P. O’Neil '14 has joined as an associate in the Real Estate group at Blank Rome LLP, in Philadelphia, PA.

Patricia Glaser '73 been named Business Leader of the Year for 2018 in the Services category by the Los Angeles Business Journal

John C. Connell ’86  has been named “Outstanding IP Litigator-New Jersey” by Managing Intellectual Property.

Christina V. Lazzaruolo '10 has joined as an associate in the personal injury department of  Pellettieri Rabstein & Altman, in Princeton, NJ.

Rahim Reed '86 has been appointed interim director of the new Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion at the University of California, Davis.

Dwayne C. Vaughn '81 has been appointed to the position of Vice President of Housing Policy and Development at Atlanta BeltLine, Inc.

Megan Knowlton Balne '10 has been named one of SNJ Business People's 40 under 40.

Elizabeth M. Andes '16 has been installed as a Young Lawyer Trustee of the Morris County Bar Association.

Paul J. DeMartino Jr. '15 has joined as an associate in the Complex Commercial Litigation practice at Genova Burns LLC, in Newark, NJ.

Luisa A. Fuentes '95  has joined as Of Counsel at Fraser Cerra, LLC, in Sparta, NJ.

Naim Surgeon '09 has been named a 2018 Fellow of the Leadership Council on Legal Diversity.

Iman Wells '15 has become an associate at Nukk-Freeman & Cerra, in Chatham, NJ.

Thomas Thornton '11 has become an associate at Hollister & Brace, in Santa Barbara, CA.

Jane M. Fearn-Zimmer '91 has joined as a shareholder in the Business and Corporate Department at Flaster Greenberg, in Cherry Hill, NJ.

Maria Fernanda Gandarez '88 has become a partner at Pryor Cashman, in New York, NY.

Anna Maria Tejada '99 has been named one of NJBIZ's Best Fifty Women in Business 2018.

Arlene Q. Perez '09 has been appointed to NJ Governor Phil Murphy's Puerto Rico Task Force.

Melissa Salsano '14 has been promoted to Senior Associate at Peckar & Abramson, P.C., in New York, NY.

Ayana Z. Gordon '01 has been promoted to General Counsel of Gerber Life Insurance Company.

Babatunde P. Odubekun '17 has been appointed to the Newark Housing Authority. 

Michael J. Blee '88 has been assigned the position of Presiding Judge of General Equity for Atlantic and Cape May Counties.

Gregory S. Bergman '14 has joined as an associate in the General Litigation group at Blank Rome LLP, in Philadelphia, PA.

Kevin Glenn '89 has become a partner at King & Spalding, in New York, NY.

Andrés Acebo '11 has become a partner at DeCotiis, FitzPatrick, Cole & Giblin LLP, in Teaneck, NJ. He was also named one of the Top Lawyers Under 40 by the Hispanic National Bar Association.

Laurie Carter '93 will be inducted to the Clarion University Sports Hall of Fame.

Steven Andreacchi '12 has become a partner at Lindabury, McCormick, Estabrook & Cooper, in Westfield, NJ.

Andrew R. Wolf '95 has been awarded the Cirafesi Chancery Practice Award by the Middlesex County Bar Association.

Daris B. Jackson '13 has been appointed to serve on the LGBT Policy Task Force to the Bronx Borough President.

Robert J. Menendez '11 has become Counsel at Lowenstein Sandler LLP.

Matheu D. Nunn '07 has been sworn in as the Deputy Mayor of Morris Township.

Robert L. Ransom '16 has become an associate at Archer & Greiner P.C., in Haddonfield, NJ.

Jordan D. Weinreich '05 has become a partner at Sherman Wells Sylvester & Stamelman LLP, in Florham Park, NJ.

Edward J. Sholinsky '07 has been appointed to serve as Vice President of the Board of Directors for Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society Pennsylvania.

Matthew J. Petrozziello '15 has joined as an associate Debevoise & Plimpton LLP, in New York.  

Wali W. Rushdan II '12 has been appointed to serve on the Delaware State Board of Education.

Maritza Dominguez Braswell '08 has been named one of the Top 25 Most Powerful Women in 2018 by the Colorado Women’s Chamber of Commerce. 

Charles J. Vaccaro ‘15 has joined Greenbaum, Rowe, Smith & Davis LLP as an associate in the Litigation Department.

Jocelyn Soriano '93 has been named a partner at Archer Norris, in Walnut Creek, CA.

Brad Kushner '09 has been named a shareholder of Stevens & Lee,  in Philadelphia, PA.

Victoria Guilfoyle '08 has been named at partner at Blank Rome LLP, in Wilmington, DE.

Anthony Rollo '82 has been recognized in Louisiana Super Lawyers 2018

Julie M. Murphy '07 has been named a partner at Hyland Levin LLP, in Marlton, NJ.

Camelia M. Valdes '96 has been appointed to The College of Saint Elizabeth' Board of Trustees. 

Kate McDonnell '06 has been named Deputy Chief Counsel for New Jersey Governor-elect Phil Murphy.

Chanette Armstrong '97 has been appointed as the Director of the Office of Technology Transitions at the US Department of Energy.

Lisa Kent '92 has been elected president of the Franklin County Bar Association, in MA.

Josh Reinitz '03 has been elected to the Fair Lawn Borough Council.

David Gold '10 has become a member of Cole Schotz, in Hackensack, NJ.

Daris B. Jackson '13 has been featured as a Legal Freedom Fighter by Rocket Matter.

Steven K. Mignogna '89 has received a 2017 Distinguished Service Award from the New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education. 

Marc D. Goldstone '94 was appointed to the Southern Region Board of Governors for the T.J. Martell Foundation, in Nashville, TN.

Daniella Gordon '05 has become a partner at Hyland Levin LLP, in Marlton, NJ.

Jeffrey D. Hsi '97 has received the Community Service Award from the Asian American Lawyers Association of Massachusetts.

Elisa Basnight '02 has become Senior Vice President, Veterans Programs at Health Net Federal Services, LLC.

Lori A. Mills '88 has become a partner in the Energy, Environment and Resources Practice Group at Duane Morris LLP, in Cherry Hill, NJ.

Beth Cohen '79 has become Counsel and  Director of Business Strategy and Innovation at Royer Cooper Cohen Braunfeld LLC.

Elizabeth A. Chang '09 has joined the general liability practice group as an associate at Goldberg Segalla, in Princeton, NJ.

Andrew Bondarowicz '04 wrote an article that was published in the most recent Journal of NCAA Compliance regarding the decision on the Rutgers compliance violations recently ruled on by the NCAA Committee on Infractions.

J. Kevin Holmes '75 has been elected to membership in the American Board of Trial Advocates.

Hannah Lim-Johnson '97 has been named the chief legal officer at Kelly Services.

In Memoriam

Julius Turman '93 Obituary

Alfred Slocum '70 Obituary

Cecil J. Banks '76 Obituary

Charlene Megan Weinstein '76

Hon. John J. Spence Jr. '68 Obituary

David Ravin '51 Obituary

Paul Fader '88

Louise Aron '78

Melanie S. Griffin '81 Obituary

Roy Traywick Young '68

Douglas Furlong '99 Obituary

Arthur M. Greenbaum '50 Obituary

Honorable M. Stanley Susskind '57 Obituary

David P. Jacobs '69

Peter W. Henner '80 Obituary

Marcia W. Denbeaux '83