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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

Leslie M. Baker '86 has been elected as President of the Rutgers Club of Southern California.

Chrissey L. Barba ’07 has been elected to partnership at Ballard-Spahr, in Philadelphia, PA.

Harry Jackson III '12 was included in the NJBIZ Vanguard Series “Leaders in Law.”

Pierre Simonvil '16 has joined as an associate at Richard M. Squire & Associates, in Jenkintown, PA.

Gail Boertzel '76 has been appointed to the Morris County Historical Society Board of Trustees.

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.

In Memoriam

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