Frank J. Petrino '72 of the firm Eckert Seamans in Princeton NJ, has been selected for inclusion in the 2017 edition of New Jersey Super Lawyers.

John E. Wyand '09 has been elected a partner at Squire Patton Boggs LLP, in Washington, DC.

Camelia M. Valdes '96, the Passaic County, NJ prosecutor, has been selected as the 2017 commencement speaker at College of Saint Elizabeth, in Morristown, NJ.

Hon. Sue Pai Yang '84 was honored at the New Jersey Women Lawyers Association's 10th Annual Women's Initiative and Leaders in the Law Platinum Gala on March 28, 2017.

Brian Lenker '85 has been named to the executive committee at Brach Eichler LLC, in Roseland, NJ. 

Robert Bressman '80 has rejoined the firm of Mayer Brown, in New York City, as a partner.

Kevin Benson '04 has joined the Allison MacKenzie Law Firm, in Carson City, NV.

Michael F. Faherty '89 has been elected to serve on the Board of Directors for the Owner's Counsel of America, the national network of leading eminent domain attorneys representing land owners.

Cristina C. Arguedas '79 has been awarded the 2017 White Collar Criminal Defense Award bt the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL) and Stetson University College of Law. . 

Lloyd Freeman '07 has been promoted to partner at Archer & Greiner.

Jason C. Gavejian '04 has been selected to receive the “Hispanic National Bar Association Top Lawyers Under 40” Award.

Melanie A. Leney '07 has been elected to partner at Montgomery McCracken Walker & Rhoads LLP, in Cherry Hill, NJ.

Arthur Peslak '89 has been appointed as an Administrative Patent Judge on the Patent Trial and Appeal Board at the US Patent and Trademark Office.

Harold Burstyn '87 is now Of Counsel to Furgang & Adwar, LLP.

Matthew Fernandez Konigsberg '07 was elected Regional President (Region II - New York) of the Hispanic National Bar Association.

Nina Markey '05 has been elected as co-chair of the Staffing, Independent Contractors and Contingent Workers Practice Group at Littler Mendelson, P.C., in Philadelphia, PA.

Heidi Alexander '09 recently published Evernote® as a Law Practice Tool.

Joseph J. Whitney '04 has been elected partner at Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP, in Florham Park, NJ.

Michael R. Halsband '89 has been elected partner at Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP, in New York City.

Steven D. Costello '82 has joined the firm of Saxton & Stump, in Lancaster County, PA, as a Shareholder.

Douglas K. Wolfson '77 has been made a partner at The Weingarten Law Firm, LLC, in Piscataway, NJ.

Debra W. Levine '89 has been added to the Health Law Practice Group at Brach Eichler LLC.

Drewry Nash Fennell '97 has been hired as the new chief officer of strategic communication and development at Christiana Care Health System.

Cameron R. Morgan '08 has joined Capehart Scatchard in Mt. Laurel, NJ in its School Law Department.

Jeffrey Gardner '93 has been appointment by the National Labor Relations Board as an administrative law judge in New York. 

Collin Waring '13 has become an associate attorney at Crosbie Gliner Schiffman Southard & Swanson LLP, in San Diego, CA.

Nicole K. McLaughlin '01 has been named chair of the Trademark, Copyright, Entertainment, and Advertising division at Duane Morris LLP, in Philadelphia, PA.

Jason Schwartz '01 has become Vice President and Personal Trust Administrator in the Wealth Advisory Group at 1st Source Bank.

Jonathan Koles '81 has been installed as the president of the Hudson County Bar Association.

Tayan Patel '06 has been promoted to partner at BakerHostetler, in Washington, D.C.

Dorothy T. Daly '96 has been elected a Shareholder at Dickie McCamey & Chilcote, P.C., in Pittsburgh, PA.

Michael A. Iannucci '07  has been made a partner atBlank Rome LLP, in Philadelphia, PA.

Reynold Lambert '07 has been made a partner at Lowenstein Sandler LLP.

April Caso Ishak '89 has been appointed city attorney of Havre de Grace, Maryland.

Charles H. Friedrich, III '74 has been made a partner at Scarinci Hollenbeck, in Lyndhurst, NJ.

David S. Handler '02 has been made a partner at Hawkins Delafield & Wood LLP, in New York, NY.

CJ Griffin '09 has been made a partner at Pashman Stein Walder Hayden, PC, in Hackensack, NJ.

 

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