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.
Daniel W. Dienst was appointed Chief Executive Officer and Director of Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia. Prior to joining the company, Dienst had a lengthy and successful career in the scrap metal recycling industry, most recently serving as Chief Executive Officer of Sims Metal Management, Ltd. (2/6/2014)
Scott L. Feuer, previously with Lazer, Aptheker, Rosella & Yedid, P.C., joined the Uniondale, NY office of Rivkin Radler LLP as a partner in the firm’s Real Estate, Zoning, and Land Use Group. Feuer concentrates his practice on commercial real estate transactions including the purchase and sale, financing and leasing of office buildings, shopping centers and multi-family residential properties. (9/9/2014)
Thomas J. Frank, Jr. joined the San Francisco, CA office of Whittier Trust as Executive Vice President and Northern California Regional Manager, and he also sits on the firm's Executive Committee. He was previously a director at Abbot Downing, a division of Wells Fargo Bank. (9/11/2013)
Horace H. Ng, Managing IP Counsel and Director of IP Development at Marvell Semiconductor, Inc., was named a 2014 Corporate Counsel Award finalist in the Best IP Lawyer Category by the San Francisco Business Times. With U.S. headquarters in Santa Clara, CA, Marvell is a worldwide semiconductor firm that holds over 4,000 U.S. patents (as well as protections in Asia and Europe). (4/3/2014)
Felice A. Sontupe was appointed Chief of the Kings County District Attorney's newly created Frauds Bureau. The Bureau has broad responsibility for investigating and prosecuting all forms of fraud, including complex frauds, such as embezzlement, investment fraud and insurance fraud. Sontupe was previously Section Chief in the Labor Bureau and Deputy Chief in the Medicaid Fraud Bureau at the New York State Attorney Generals' Office where she served for 12 years. (5/1/2014)
Phoebe A. Wilkinson, previously a partner at Chadbourne & Parke LLP and co-head of its Products Liability Group, joined the New York office of Hogan Lovells as a partner. Wilkinson focuses her practice on complex and international disputes with an emphasis on products liability on behalf of pharmaceutical, medical device, and consumer appliance manufacturing companies. (9/11/2013)