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.
Richard E. Grayson, who maintains his own practice in White Plains, NY, was named as a 2014 "New York Area Best Lawyer" in the area of ethics and professional responsibility law. Grayson represents judges and lawyers facing sanctions for ethics violations or charges of misconduct. (3/10/2014)
Vincent F. Pitta, Founding and Managing Partner of the law firm Pitta & Giblin LLP, and the lobbying, consulting and government relations firm of Pitta Bishop Del Giorno & Giblin LLC, was featured in the cover story of Crain's, "City Hall's New 'In' Crowd of Lobbyists," (Feb. 10-16, 2014). Pitta practices in the areas of labor and management relations in both the private and public sectors. (3/10/2014)
Sara Schoenwetter retired in December 2012 from her position as Assistant General Counsel – State Regulatory Services at Consolidated Edison Company of New York, Inc. She had been with the company for 34 years. (2/4/2013)
Lawrence W. Sherlock, a shareholder in the Houston, TX office of Chamberlain Hrdlicka, was named to the 2014 list of the "Best Lawyers in America" in the tax litigation and controversy practice area. Sherlock's practice focuses on negotiating and litigating federal tax disputes and representing businesses and individuals before IRS agents, the IRS Appeals Office, the U.S. Tax Court, U.S. Court of Federal Claims, Federal District Courts and Federal Courts of Appeal. (3/10/2014)
Howard B. Sirota joined the Fort Lauderdale, FL office of Roetzel as of counsel in the firm's Business Services Group. Sirota focuses his practice on corporate and business services, with a concentration on corporate and securities legal matters, including litigation, broker-dealer regulation and securities class actions. (9/11/2013)
Benjamin Weinstock, a partner of Ruskin Moscou Faltischek P.C. and co-chair of its Real Estate Department, became chair of the Real Estate Section of the New York State Bar Association. Weinstock also serves as deputy mayor of Cedarhurst, New York. (6/28/2013)