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.
Charles N. Curlett is the Managing Partner of the Baltimore, MD and Washington, DC based civil and criminal litigation boutique firm of Levin & Curlett LLC. The firm recently expanded to New York, opening an office in Midtown in February 2014. Curlett represents clients in SEC investigations, FINRA arbitrations and in litigation on the federal and state court levels. (3/10/2014)
Lisa F. Garcia joined the Washington, D.C. office of Earthjustice, a preeminent environmental earth law organization, as its new Vice President of Litigation for Health. In this newly created role, Garcia leads the organization’s litigation on clean air, toxic chemicals, pesticides, and issues of environmental justice. Garcia previously served as the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Associate Assistant Administrator for Environmental Justice. She also served as the Chief Advocate for Environmental Justice and Equity at the NYS Department of Environmental Conservation. (7/7/2014)
Jeffrey S. MacDonald was appointed managing partner of the Hartford, CT, office of Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP. A corporate transactions partner, MacDonald represents securities issuers, investment funds, operating companies and transaction counterparties across industries in connection with mergers and acquisitions, private equity and debt financings, and general corporate and governance matters. (2/6/2015)
Boyd L. Rogers was promoted to Vice President of Labor and Employer Relations at JELD-Wen, Inc., a global manufacturer of windows and doors. Rogers relocated with his wife and three children to the company's global headquarters in Charlotte, NC. (9/9/2014)
Jordan S. Rosenthal is a partner in the Washington, D.C. and New York City offices of Empire Search Partners, LLC as a partner. Rosenthal focuses on the company's National Partner Practice, and he also represents senior attorneys in the federal government seeking to enter private practice with a focus on the energy sector. Rosenthal previously served as a director in the Partners, Groups & Mergers Division in the Miami and Washington, D.C. offices of Mestel & Co. (9/9/2014)
Lawrence T. Shepps, previously with Wachtel Missry LLP, joined Belkin Burden Wenig & Goldman LLP as of counsel in the firm's Real Estate Transactional Practice. Shepps advises and represents clients in all aspects of transactions involving the acquisition, disposition, financing, leasing, and licensing of commercial real estate properties. (6/13/2014)
Richard J. Sobelsohn, Team Lead and Group Director of the Financial Practice Area Modules at Lexis Practice Advisor, served as a panelist at an ABA ethics CLE, "Identify Your Clients and Work Effectively With Them," in May 2014. He also spoke at the Fidelity National Title Insurance Company program, "No Good Deed Goes Unpunished - Ethical Challenges for Real Estate Attorneys," and at the BuildingsNY Conference panel, "Using AIA Tools to Manage Legal Issues on Sustainable Projects," in March 2014. Sobelsohn is a member of the adjunct faculty at Brooklyn Law School. (10/10/2014)