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.

Hon. Sue Pai Yang '84 will be honored at the 10th Annual Women's Initiative and Leaders in the Law Platinum Gala on March 28, 2017.

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.

Eli Granek '13 has been invited to join the Claims and Litigation Management Alliance, a nonpartisan alliance comprised of thousands of insurance companies, corporations, Corporate Counsel, Litigation and Risk Managers, claims professionals, and attorneys.

Jennifer Webb-McRae '94 has been reappointed as the Cumberland County Prosecutor. She is the first African American and first female prosecutor for the county.

Brian D. Pagano '07 has become a Member of the Firm at Burns White LLC.

Kirsten Scheurer Branigan '95 was named to the 2016 elected group of Fellows of the College of Labor and Employment Lawyers, 

Reneé F. Bergmann '00 has joined the firm of Subranni Zauber LLC.

Russell B. Bershad '77 has been named to the NJBIZ Real Estate Power 75.

Maritza Dominguez Braswell '08 has started a law firm in Greenwood Village, Colorado, specializing  in complex civil, commercial, and capital markets litigation.

Hillary Ladov ’13  has been elected to a three-year term on the Young Lawyers Division Executive Committee of the Philadelphia Bar Association.

Marc Staenberg ’73, CEO of the Beverly Hills Bar Association, has been selected as one of the Metropolitan News-Enterprise's 2016 "Persons of the Year".

Amanda M. Curley '12 has joined the firm of Lindabury, McCormick, Estabrook & Cooper in its Business and Commercial Real Estate practices.

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