Ever wonder what's going on with your former classmates? Welcome to Class Notes online where you can stay abreast of the latest professional activities and other important milestones in your classmates' lives. Visit often, as we are frequently updating the site, with information compiled from alumni, including news published in local and national media.
James I. Glasser and Joseph W. Martini were both appointed to leadership positions in the Litigation Department at the firm of Wiggin and Dana LLP. Glasser, a partner in the New Haven and New York offices, was named Chair of the firm’s Litigation Department. He represents clients in complex civil litigations and in investigations and prosecutions conducted by the Department of Justice, the Securities and Exchange Commission, FINRA, the State Department, State Attorneys General and other federal and state regulators. Martini, a partner in the Stamford and New York offices, was named Co-Chair of the firm’s White Collar Defense, Investigations, and Corporate Compliance Practice Group. He counsels clients in prosecutions and investigations including a broad range of federal criminal laws and regulations involving export and OFAC compliance, tax fraud, mortgage and financial fraud, bankruptcy fraud, mail and wire fraud and securities fraud. (5/7/2013)
Ellen G. Makofsky, a founding partner of the Long Island Elder Law, Trusts and Estates and Estate Probate and Administration firm, Raskin & Makofsky, was named one of the Top 50 Women Attorneys in the New York-Metro area for the third consecutive year by SuperLawyer. Makofsky is the only attorney concentrating in Elder Law included in the Top 50 Women list. (12/13/2012)
Leah Margulies, the director of the New York City Bar’s Justice Center’s Law Help/NY Project, was presented with a Legal Service Award by the Bar at its 23rd Annual Legal Services Awards ceremony. The award recognizes those who provide outstanding civil legal assistance to low-income New Yorkers. (8/13/2012)