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Andrew Druch '80 has been appointed as Executive Vice President and General Counsel at Wedbush Securities

Thomas Slome '83 has joined as a partner at Cullen and Dykman LLP, in Garden City,  NY.

Sanjana Sharma '02 has been featured in Modern Counsel.

Shacara N. Delgado (Boone) '96 has been appointed Chief Ethics and Compliance Officer for Realogy Holdings Corp. 

Anna Domyancic '10 has been named a recipient of the 2019 Thurgood Marshall Award for Exceptional Pro Bono Service in the “Rising Star” category by the Federal Bar Council.

Maria Pilar Paradiso '95 has received the Robert F. Kennedy Urban Education Award for School Leader.

James Helms '18 was featured in the Philadelphia Inquirer.

Jesus A. Peña '88 has been named vice president for Compliance, Equity and liaison for Legal Affairs at Kutztown University. 

Crystal Kay '09 has become the general counsel at NYC Housing Partnership. 

Vaughn L. McKoy ’93 has been inducted into the Rutgers African American Alumni Alliance Hall of Fame.

Hon. Victoria Pratt ’98 has been inducted into the Rutgers African American Alumni Alliance Hall of Fame.

Hon. Gregory M. Sleet ’76 has been inducted into the Rutgers African American Alumni Alliance Hall of Fame.

Marc E. Berson '68 has been appointed the Chair of  RWJBarnabas Health's Corporate Board.

David Mayer '01 has been named Director of Government Affairs for New Jersey American Water.

Cathy J. Pollak '76 has been named a Super Lawyer for 2019 and a “Top Matrimonial & Family Lawyer” by 201 Magazine.

Arlene Quiñones Perez '09 has been named Equity Partner at DeCotiis Law, becoming the first Latina Equity Partner in the firm's history.

Jeffrey Pagano '76 writes, "Still racing and will be competing in Drag Week sponsored by Hot Rod magazine in September once again. My law practice keeps expanding throughout  the East End of Long Island, as well as my historical labor & employment practice platform. It appears at the moment that the basic change in my life after moving to the East End is the ability to drive one of my vehicular “toys” to Riverhead each day when not traveling for clients."

Humera Ahmed '09 has been appointed Vice-President of Legal and Business Development of the Liberian International Ship & Corporate Registry.

Bruce E. Chase '78 has been named a “Top” Lawyer by 201 Magazine.

Joseph C. Mahon '80 is now the lead attorney for the new New York City office of Cooper Levenson.

Adam V. Orlacchio '09 has been appointed to the Executive Committee of the Delaware State Bar Association for the 2019-2020 term. 

Hien Pham '12 has joined the law firm of Fineman Krekstein & Harris P.C., in Philadelphia, PA.

Eric G. Fikry '96 has been appointed by to serve as a judge in the Superior Court of New Jersey, Burlington County Vicinage.

Laurie Charrington '03 has been nominated for Gender Diversity Lawyer of the Year at the Chambers Diversity and Inclusion Awards: USA 2019.

Virginia C. Robbins '86 is a ranked environmental attorney in the annual Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business directory in New York State

Kristine C. Howard '89 has been elected to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for the 167th District, and serves on the Finance, Human Services, and Children and Youth Committees.

Iman A. Wells '15 has been selected as a National Employment Law Council (N.E.L.C.) Academy Fellow, which is a fellowship for diverse attorneys practicing management-side labor and employment law.

Scott Leff '97 has been named as senior vice president and chief human resources officer at Dorman Products.

Kimberly Banks MacKay '95 has been name Senior Vice President and General Counsel at The Segal Group.

Carole White-Connor ‘91 has been promoted to Senior Corporate Counsel at T-Mobile USA , Inc. in Parsippany, NJ.

Peter S. Reinhart '75 has joined R.J. Brune1li & Co., LLC as Executive Vice President for the retail real estate brokerage's new Mixed Use & Land Division.

Brian Quigley '12 has been selected as a New Jersey Law Journal 2019 Professional Excellence Honoree and will receive the “GC Impact Award.”

Meredith Wood Doherty '15 has become Compliance Counsel for Baillie Gifford.

Brandon R. Theiss '16 has co-authored the recently-published "FDA and Intellectual Property Strategies for Medical Device Technologies".

Ronald Fisher '91 has been named the Executive Director at The Energy Co-op.

Gregory D. Green '16 has been selected as a 2019 New Leader of the Bar by the New Jersey Law Journal.

Debra M. Perry '89 has been named Chair of Ramapo College Foudnation's Board of Governors.

Elizabeth-Rose Amidjogbe ‘08 is moderating the Blue Oceans Conference in Monrovia, Liberia from March 18-22, 2019.

Thomas J. Szymanski '11 has been appointed co-chair of the Philadelphia Bar Association’s Labor & Employment Law Committee for a one-year term.

Michael J. Salimbene '08 has been promoted to partner at Reed Smith LLP, in Philadelphia, PA.

Marc Goldstone '94 has been appointed to the Board of Governors of the Federation of American Hospitals.

Angela Quiles Nevarez '05 has been selected to receive the “Top Lawyers Under 40” Award presented by the Hispanic National Bar Association. 

Ryan S. MacDonald '15 has become an associate attorney in the litigation and employment law groups at Brubaker, Connaughton, Goss & Lucarelli, in Lancaster, PA.

Hon. Jeanne Covert, JSC '85 has been named Assignment Judge of Brulington County, effective July 1, 2019.

Zahid Quraishi '00 has been appointed Chief Diversity Officer at Riker Danzig.

James J. Waldron '88, former Clerk of Court, has been honored by the US Bankruptcy Court for the District of NJ with an Office Dedication.

Jennifer Fiorica Delgado '08, a partner at Lowenstein Sandler LLP, has been named to Crain’s distinguished roster of 2019 Notable Women in Law – New York.

Eric J. Greco '10 has become Associate Corporate Counsel at EMD Performance Materials Corp.

Nicole C. Wixted '05 has been elected partner at Drinker, Biddle & Reath, LLP, in Philadelphia, PA.

Aggeliki Delimaris '10 has been elected partner at Drinker, Biddle & Reath, LLP, in Philadelphia, PA.

Robert T. Haefele '89 has been promoted to senior counsel at Motley Rice LLC, in Mt. Pleasant, SC.

Jim Brauchle '01 has been promoted to senior counsel at Motley Rice LLC, in Mt. Pleasant, SC.

Brian Blumenfeld '11 has published an article in the Pepperdine Law Review, (Vol. 49, Issue 1, 2019) on marijuana legalization and international drug control treaties.

Kevin Birkhead '08 has been elected partner at Timoney Knox, LLP, in Fort Washington, PA.

Marc D. Goldstone '94 has become the Senior Vice President and General Counsel at Prime Healthcare, in Ontario, CA. 

Josef Mintz '08 has been elected president of the Turnaround Management Association’s Philadelphia/Wilmington Chapter.

Sydney J. Darling '09 has been named a partner at Walsh Pizzi O’Reilly Falanga LLP, in Newark, NJ.

Lauren B. Wilgus '08 has been named of counsel at Blank Rome LLP, in New York, NY.

Josef W. Mintz '08 has been named of counsel at Blank Rome LLP, in Philadelphia, PA.

Adam V. Orlacchio '09 has been elected a partner at Blank Rome LLP, in Wilmington, DE.

Daniel S. Morris'09 has been elected a partner at Blank Rome LLP, in Philadelphia, PA.

Wanli Wu’07 has been promoted from Associate to Counsel at Cantor Colburn, in Hartford, CT.

Brian Blumenfeld '11 has published an article in the Pepperdine Law Review, (Vol. 49, Issue 1, 2019) on marijuana legalization and international drug control treaties.

Gigio K. Ninan '11 has been selected for the 2019 Lois B. Defleur Distinguished Alumnus Award by Binghamton University.

Miguel Pozo '98 has been named a Latino Leaders Magazine 2018 Top Latino Lawyer in The Country

Stephen D. Ellis '86 has joined the firm Paul Frank + Collins P.C. in Burlington, VT.

Steven J. Lorch '09 has been named a partner at Bracewell LLP, in New York, NY.

Kevin Birkhead '08 has been elected partner at Timoney Knox, LLP, in Fort Washington, PA.

Amanda M. Curley '12 has joined  as an associate at Wilentz, Goldman & Spitzer, P.A., in Woodbridge, NJ .

Maritza Dominguez Braswell '08 has been selected to join the administration of incoming Colorado Attorney General Phil Weiser as Deputy Attorney General for Civil Litigation and Employment Law.

Brett I. Last '03 has been named chief human resources officer at Skidmore College.

Guillermo Artiles '12 has rejoined as a partner at McCarter & English, in Newark, NJ.

Michael R. Peacock '10 has joined as an associate at Fox Rothschild LLP,  in Atlantic City, NJ.

Natasha Payano '18 has joined as an associate at Fox Rothschild LLP,  in Morristown, NJ. 

Matthew Sedacca '10 has joined as a partner at the Law Offices of Marc Neff '86, and the firm is now know as Neff & Sedacca.

Donita Judge '03 has become the associate executive director of The Center for Constitutional Rights.

Ryan A. Hancock '03 has received the Philadelphia Bar Association’s PNC Wealth Management Achievement Award, which honors significant accomplishments in improving the administration of justice.

Daris B. Jackson '13 has been appointed as an Administrative Law Judge for the City of New York, Department of Finance. 

Angela Quiles Nevarez '05 has been named to the “Top Latino Lawyers 2018” list compiled by Latino Leaders magazine.

Jason C. Gavejian '04 has been named to the “Top Latino Lawyers 2018” list compiled by Latino Leaders magazine. 

Blake Filippi ‘07 has been elected the Minority Leader in the Rhode Island House of Representatives.

Peter J. Sarubbi '18 has joined as an associate in the Workers’ Compensation Department at Capehart Scatchard, in Mount Laurel, NJ.

J. Taylor Stewart '17 has joined as an associate in the Workers’ Compensation Department at Capehart Scatchard, in Mount Laurel, NJ.

Sheldon H. Laskin '76 has received the 2018 Multistate Tax Commission Paull Mines Award for Outstanding Contributions to State Tax Jurisprudence.

Vincent A. Cino '79 has  been elected as a Fellow of the College of Labor & Employment Lawyers in the Class of 2018.

Yolanda Garcia Balicki '90 has become a member of Cumberland County College’s Board of Trustees.

Jason L. Sobel '97 has been promoted to partner at Sills Cummis & Gross, in Newark, NJ.

Richard Negrin '95 has been named vice president of regulatory policy and strategy at power company ComEd.

Brian Biglin '11 has received the 12th annual Duane Morris Pro Bono Award.

Kevin J. Armstrong '93 has joined Mitchell Hamline School of Law as a Distinguished Practitioner in Residence

Hon. Savannah L. Potter-Miller '71 has been elected as an At-Large Delegate to the ABA House of Delegates.

Emily J. Leader '75 has been awarded the Pennsylvania School Board Solicitors' Association's President’s Award for Distinguished Career Achievement in School Law.

Eric Moats '16 has joined the Business Reorganization & Restructuring group of Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell LLP, in Wilmington, DE.

Justin P. Walder '61, of Pashman Stein Walder Hayden, received the New Jersey State Bar Foundation's Medal of Honor last month for professional excellence as demonstrated by accomplishments in the law, service to the profession and the community.

Richard Badolato '65, of Walsh Pizzi O'Reilly Falanga, received the New Jersey Commission on Professionalism's Daniel J. O'Hern award, for a respected attorney who has exhibited integrity, competence, high ethical standards, achievement and service to the bar and community.

Kasia Zielinski '08 has been named president of the Hunterdon County Bar Association.

Andréa L. Maddan '14 has joined as an associate and member of the Wealth Preservation and Litigation practices of Porzio, Bromberg & Newman, P.C., in Morristown, NJ.

David J. Miller '13 has rejoined as an associate in the Environmental Department of Gibbons P.C., in Newark, NJ.  He recently completed service for the state of New Jersey as Senior Counsel at the Office of Governor Philip D. Murphy and previously served as Director of Operations for the Governor’s transition office prior to inauguration.

Dr. John C. Watson  '80 has been awarded the Ida B. Wells Award, for promoting newsroom diversity throughout his career as a journalist and educator, by the National Association of Black Journalists and the Medill School of Journalism at the University of Missouri.

Carrie Duranceau-Parikh '05 haseceived the International Association of Privacy Professionals’ (IAPP) Privacy Law Specialist designation.

Abigail M. Green '06 has joined as an associate in the Labor and Employment Department of Cozen O'Connor in Pittsburgh, PA.

Candace Krugman Beinecke '70, senior partner at Hughes, Hubbard & Reed, has been named as an independent director of the CBS board, following the departure of Les Moonves.

Steven D. Costello '82 has been selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America 2019 for his work in Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants and Professional Malpractice Law – Defendants.

Matthew L. Wilson '86 will be receiving the Pennsylvania Bar Association Workers’ Compensation Law Section Irvin Stander Memorial Award.

Elyse H. Wolff '07 has been recognized as one of three construction lawyers under 40 honored by Law360 as Rising Stars.

Savannah Potter-Miller ‘71 has been elected to the American Bar Association House of Delegates.

Sheryl Johnson (Newman) '90 recently established a non-profit foundation called Alex’s Dragonfly Coalition LLC (Alex’s Dragonfly Revolution), in honor of her son.

Kelly Purcaro '09 is spearheading a food drive for Bergen County school children. Email her at kmp@njlawfirm.com for details.

Michael Forman '86 has been appointed to the advisory board of Innovatus Capital Partners LLC.

Eric Pennington '92 has been appointed as the Newark business administrator.

Ruth Ruggero Hughs '95 has been named Chair of the Texas Workforce Commission.

Michael A. Iannucci '07 has been recognized by Law360 as a “Rising Star” in Class Action.

John Vanarthos '87 has been elected as the new chairman of Norris McLaughlin & Marcus.

Adnan Islam '03 has joined as a Partner and co-practice Leader of International Tax Services at Friedman LLP, in New York City. 

Elyse H. Wolff ’07 has been recognized by Law360 as a “Rising Star” in Construction Law.

Jason Oliveri '09 has been elected to partner at Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP, in New York, NY.

Miguel Alexander Pozo '98 has joined as a member of Cozen O’Connor, in Minneapolis, MN.

Daris B. Jackson '13 has been appointed as an Administrative Law Judge for the City of New York.

Debra E. Levin '14 has joined as an associate in the Corporate, Securities and Business Transactions Practice Group of McCarter & English, LLP, in Newark, NJ.

Jordan Hollander '14 has been elected Chair of the NJSBA Casino Law Section for the 2018-2019 term.

Tom Loikith '78 has been named as the 120th president of the Bergen County Bar Association.

Sanmathi (Sanu) Dev '11 has been named Hiring Shareholder at Capehart Scatchard, in Mount Laurel, NJ.

Carole White-Connor ‘91 has joined as corporate counsel at T-Mobile USA, Inc. in Parsippany, NJ.

Kenneth Franklin '16 has joined the Venture Capital and Emerging Growth Company practice at McCarter & English LLP, in East Brunswick, NJ.

Chris Scalzo '02 has been appointed 13th Judicial Circuit Public Defender, which covers Greenville and Pickens counties in South Carolina

In Memoriam

Myron Kronisch '52 Obituary

Philip A. John '76

Denise Baker Brown '85 Obituary

Xan Kaitlin DeMarinis '01 Obituary

Robin M. Hall '91 Obituary

Chance, R Robinson, Jr. '53 Obituary

Hal Braff '59 Obituary

Lucinda Long '84 Obituary

Edward T. Basaman '90 Obituary

Donald S.Driggers '69 Obituary

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