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.
Peter A. Antonucci, a shareholder in the New York office of Greenberg Traurig, and vice-chair of its Pharmaceutical & Medical Device Litigation Group, was presented with the Edmund S. Muskie Pro Bono Service Award by the American Bar Association Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section at its Annual Meeting in August 2012. Antonucci was recognized for his pro bono representation of the families and firefighters who were killed on 9/11 and his ongoing leadership work in support of the Alzheimer’s Association. (8/13/2012)
Jennifer Coates formed a solo international and business practice with offices in both Seattle and Bainbridge Island, WA, Jenny Coates Law, PLLC. Coates focuses on cross-border tax issues and tax and corporate law issues affecting small business clients. She is a former member of the Cross-Border Practice Group at Dorsey & Whitney LLP and the Financial Tax Practice Group at Sidley Austin LLP. (4/30/2012)
Gary C. Hisiger, a partner in the Long Island office of Moritt Hock & Hamroff LLP, was honored by Sunrise Day Camp at its Sixth Annual Samuel Levine Memorial Golf Classic in August 2012 for “his outstanding service and dedication to the organization.” The camp is the only dedicated summer day camp in the nation where children with cancer and their siblings can attend free of cost. Hisiger concentrates his practice in real estate, corporate and financing transactions. (8/13/2012)
Kevin R. Morrissey, principal law clerk to Justice Leonard Livote of the NYS Supreme Court, Bronx County, published an article, ‘Threshold Law’: Is a Contemporaneous Exam by Court of Appeals in Order? (NYLJ, Jan. 2011) that was subsequently cited by the New York Court of Appeals in Perl V. Meher, N.Y.3d (2011). (2/23/2012)
Linda A. Wroblewsky, a former partner and head of the small business advisory unit at now defunct accounting firm Laventhol & Horwath, was featured in Crain’s 25 Years of 40 Under 40 The Reunion Issue (Oct. 15-21, 2012). Also featured were, Stacy Kanter `84, a partner in the New York office of Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP and co-head of its global Corporate Finance Group (Class of 1997), and Y. David Scharf `91, a partner in the Business Litigation, Real Estate and Bankruptcy and Restructuring Groups at Morrison Cohen (Class of 2004). (12/13/2012)