Hon. Alfred Laureta ’53, a retired U.S. district court judge, was interviewed by The Garden Island. Read the article here.
Hon. John F. Keenan ’54 was interviewed by Todd Cosenza ’98 on September 25 at the launch event for the Regis Bar Association’s new lecture series named in his honor. Read more here.
Cesar Perales ’65 was promoted to vice chair of the SUNY board of trustees.
Jim Quinn ’71 published his book entitled Don’t Be Afraid to Win: How Free Agency Changed the Business of Pro Sports which will be available on November 5. Pre-order your copy now through Amazon and Barnes and Noble.
Finbarr J. O’Neill ’76 was named the chairman and CEO of APCO Holdings, LLC.
Hon. Denny Chin ’78 celebrates his 25th anniversary of serving on the Federal bench. He first took the bench on September 13, 1994 as United States District Judge for the Southern District of New York. See the Instagram post here.
William R. Finger ’78 was named chair of the Greenwich, C.T. Board of Estimate and Taxation Special Committee.
David Koenigsberg ’82 was awarded Lawyer of the Year by the Taxpayers Against Fraud Education Fund at the annual meeting on October 3.
Colm Dobbyn ’84 is running for a seat on the town council of New Canaan, C.T.
A.J. Bosco ’86 joined Zeichner Ellman & Krause LLP as special counsel in the New York, N.Y. office.
Jonathan Gray ’90 launched a boutique entertainment law firm in New York, N.Y. with his partner David F. Schwartz.
Lisa Lim ’90 was featured in New York Real Estate Journal’s 2019 Woman in Real Estate spotlight.
Adam Summers ’90 was named a Law360 Rising Star in the banking category.
Ray Dowd ’91 received the Roger Goebel International Alumni Award on September 23 for his extraordinary service, commitment, and dedication to our global community.
Liam O’Brien ’91 was elected to chair of the securities law section by the Federal Bar Association.
Paul Sweeney ’92 was named a New York Metro Super Lawyer.
Danielle Citron ’94 was named a 2019 Macarthur ‘Genius’ Grant Fellow. Read more about this grant here.
Irene Eddy ’94 joined Accord Financial Corp. as senior vice president of capital markets.
Lyle C. Mahler ’95 was elected to the Long Island Cares, Inc. board of directors.
Elena M. D’Agustino ’96 was promoted to public defender of Solano County, C.A. after serving as interim public defender for seven months. Read more here.
Heather M. Sager ’96 joined Perkins Coie LLP as partner in the San Francisco, C.A. office.
Christopher Spuches ’96 was named chair of the board for the Coral Gables Museum located in Coral Gabels, F.L.
Valerie Diane White ’96 will speak at Fordham University’s third annual Women’s Philanthropy Summit on October 23. Learn more and register for the summit here.
Palmina M. Fava-Pastilha ’97 joined Vinson & Elkins LLP as partner in the New York, N.Y. office.
Hon. Joanne Quinones ’97 will be honored at the 2019 Puerto Rican Bar Association Scholarship Fund Gala on October 18 in New York, N.Y.
Annette Sanjurjo ’98 published an article on the need for continuing medical education requirements and how that effects the disability community and caregivers. Read the article here.
David Clune ’02 is running for re-election to the Wilton, C.T. Board of Selectmen. Information on the election can be found here.
Michael J. Cohen ’02 joined Gibson Dunn & Crutcher LLP as partner in the New York, N.Y. office.
Vadim Daynovsky ’02 joined NextEra Energy Resources as senior counsel.
Christine Mikail ’02 was appointed to president of Neurogene Inc.
Rosevelie Márquez Morales ’02 was honored by the Latinas On the Verge of Excellence – L.O.V.E. mentoring program on October 15.
Ziona Greenwald ’04 published a book entitled Kalman’s Big Questions. You can purchase the book here.
Starling Marshall ’05 joined Crowell & Moring LLP as partner in the New York, N.Y. office.
Fara Tabatabai ’06 was named a New York Law Journal Rising Star.
Cédric Burton ’07 was named a Law 360 Rising Star.
Érica Gomez ’07 welcomed her second child, Nicholas. In addition, Erica will receive the Jeremy G. Epstein award from the City Bar Justice Center on October 21.
Judy Mok ’07 was named a New York Law Journal Rising Star.
Marisa Sotomayor ’07 was named a Law360 Rising Star.
Katherine Herlihy ’08 rejoined Whiteman Osterman & Hanna LLP as partner.
Sarah Passeri ’08 was named a Law 360 Rising Star.
Ellyde Thompson ’08 was named a Law360 Rising Star.
Pat Fitzpatrick ’09 joined Eli Lilly and Company as a consultant in VBA Strategy and MHS Value Transformation.
Richard Cronin ’10 was named a New York Metro Rising Star.
Claudia Pak ’10 was elected to partner at Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP in the New York, N.Y. office.
Richard Saenz ’10 was elected to the board of the NYC Anti-Violence Project.
Glenn W. Nick ’11 was elevated to partner at Sullivan Papain Block McGrath & Cannavo P.C. in the New York, N.Y. office.
Michael Fitzpatrick ’12 achieved a masters of science in cybersecurity and strategy from New York University and was interviewed about his experience by CyberInsecurity News. Read the article here.
Jessica Penkoff ’12 joined Volunteers of Legal Service as a staff attorney working on the elderly project and veteran’s initiative.
Luis Calvo ’13 joined Zumpano Patricios & Popok, PLLC as a senior litigation associate in the New York, N.Y. office.
Andy Fleischman ’13 was elevated to partner at Kirkland & Ellis LLP in the New York, N.Y. office.
Arthur Lotz ’13 was elevated to partner at Kirkland & Ellis LLP in the Dallas, T.X. office.
Brett Pallin ’13 was elevated to partner at Kirkland & Ellis LLP in the New York, N.Y. office.
Kevin Collado’14 joined Faegre Baker Daniels LLP as an associate in the Minneapolis, M.N. office.
Eric D. Engelman ’15 joined Genova Burns LLC as an associate in the Newark, N.J. office.
Ferdinand “Ferdie” Ruplin ’16 joined Tonkon Torp LLP as an associate in the business department and cannabis industry group.
Derick Dailey ’17 joined the United States Attorney’s Office as an assistant attorney.
Herbie Rosen ’17 and his wife Ali welcomed a daughter, Lillian, on September 18.
Vivian Gonzalez ’19 joined the Queens, N.Y. District Attorney’s Office as prosecutor.
Harrison Kay ’19 joined The Giannuzzi Group, LLP as an associate.
Natasha Levy ’19 joined the Queens, N.Y. District Attorney’s Office as prosecutor.
Vasiliki Sakellararidis ’19 joined the Queens, N.Y. District Attorney’s Office as prosecutor.