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  • 12.20.12 Sparkle Sooknanan ’10 to Clerk for U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor
    Sparkle Sooknanan

    Brooklyn Law School is proud to announce that Sparkle L. Sooknanan ’10 will be clerking for U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor starting in July 2013. Sooknanan previously served as a law clerk to Judge Eric N. Vitaliano of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York and Judge Guido Calabresi of the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. She is currently on the Appellate Staff of the Civil Division of the Department of Justice.  read more

  • 12.19.12 Shelter From the Storm: Lisa Bova-Hiatt ’94 Oversees Staten Island Sandy Relief Efforts
    Lisa Bova Hiatt

    Lisa Bova-Hiatt ‘94 spends most days as the Deputy Chief in charge of eminent domain in the Tax & Bankruptcy Litigation Division at the New York Law Department.   read more

  • 12.04.12 NAPABA Names Rio Guerrero ’98 and Vinoo Varghese ‘00 “Best Lawyers Under 40”
    Rio Guerrero

    On November 17, the National Asian Pacific American Bar Association (NAPABA) honored the recipients of the “2012 Best Lawyers Under 40 Award” at the NAPABA Anniversary Gala and Celebration Dinner held in Washington, D.C.  read more

  • 11.16.12 BLS Alumni Celebrate the Publication of New Books
    Kaminsky book

    Brooklyn Law School alumni Michelle Kaminsky ’92, Dan Slater ’05, and Clare Cosslett ’84 have recently published new books on prosecuting domestic violence, the algorithms and implications of dating in the internet age, and the ingredients of successful law careers.   read more

  • 11.07.12 Brooklyn Law School Alumni Make Big Gains among 2012 New York Super Lawyers
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    Four hundred and seventy-eight Brooklyn Law School graduates were recognized in the most recent New York Metro edition of Super Lawyers Magazine.  read more

  • 11.01.12 Career Center Presents: In Fashion: Four Alumni who Rule the Runway
    Fashion Panel

    On Monday, October 15, students, faculty, and alumni gathered in Feil Hall to get an insider look at the complex high-stakes business of fashion law.   read more

  • 09.27.12 Anne Swern '80 Honored by Brooklyn Women's Bar Association
    Anne Swern

    Anne Swern '80 was honored by the Brooklyn Women's Bar Association at its annual membership party.   read more

  • 09.04.12 Jeff Gewirtz ’94, General Counsel of Brooklyn Nets, Profiled by Inside Counsel

    Inside Counsel recently profiled an active member of the Law School community, Jeff Gewirtz ’94, who is executive vice president of business affairs and chief legal officer of the Brooklyn Nets and its new arena, the Barclays Center.  read more

  • 08.23.12 Gary M. Rosenberg ’74 Discusses Real Estate and the World Trade Center in New York Times Interview
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    Gary M. Rosenberg ’74 was featured in “The 30-Minute Interview” in the New York Times’ Business section.   read more

  • 08.09.12 Lawrence Vogelman ’73 is Appointed New Hampshire Bar President
    Lawrence Vogelman

    Lawrence A. Vogelman ’73 has been appointed as the New Hampshire Bar Association President for 2012-2013.  read more

  • 07.23.12 Peter Antonucci ’90 Receives 2012 Muskie Pro Bono Service Award
    Peter Antonucci

    The American Bar Association Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section is honoring Peter Antonucci ’90 as the 2012 recipient of the Edmund S. Muskie Pro Bono Service Award.  read more

  • 07.13.12 Emory Bankruptcy Developments Journal to Publish Article by Mathews Vattamala ’12
    Mathews Vattamala

    Mathews Vattamala’s article, “The Myth of Cross-Border Cooperation: Mutual Assistance for the Collection of Tax Claims in Cross-Border Insolvencies,” will be published by the Emory Bankruptcy Developments Journal this fall.   read more

  • 06.29.12 Noah J. Hanft ’76 Named General Counsel of the Year at the Global Counsel Awards
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    MasterCard Worldwide’s Noah Hanft ’76 was named General Counsel of the Year at the 2012 Global Counsel Awards, hosted by the International Law Office (ILO) and the Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC).   read more

  • 06.19.12 Charles A. Archer ’01 Named One of Network Journal’s 40 Under Forty
    Charles Archer

    Charles A. Archer ’01, CEO of the Evelyn Douglin Center for Serving People in Need, Inc. (EDCSPIN), will be honored at the 15th Annual “40 Under Forty” Achievement Awards Dinner, on June 28, 2012 for his professional accomplishments and for having made an important contribution to his community.  read more

  • 06.15.12 Hon. I. Leo Glasser '48 and Hon. Arthur D. Spatt '49 Among Five Federal Judges Who Fought in WWII Featured in Newsday
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    Hon. I. Leo Glasser '48 and Hon. Arthur D. Spatt '49 were recently profiled in Newsday as two of five federal court judges in New York state who fought in World War II.  read more

  • 05.16.12 Jennifer Ashburn ’04 Named Young Lawyer of the Year by the South Carolina Bar
    Jennifer Ashburn

    Jennifer Ashburn ’04 was named Young Lawyer of the Year by the South Carolina Bar Young Lawyers Division.   read more

  • 04.03.12 Gabriel Taussig ’74 Receives Outstanding Government Service Award from the American Bar Association
    Gabriel Taussig

    Gabriel Taussig ’74, Chief of the New York City Law Department’s Administrative Law Division, recently received the 2011 Mary C. Lawton Outstanding Government Service Award, a prestigious honor given by the American Bar Association (ABA).  read more

  • 03.21.12 Glen Zipper '00 Wins Oscar for Best Documentary
    Glen Zipper

    Glen Zipper ’00 won the Academy Award for the best feature-length documentary film, “Undefeated,” which he produced.   read more

  • 03.16.12 Alumni Speak to Students about Careers in Tax Law
    Tax Law Panel 2012

    The Tax Law Association recently hosted a “Careers in Tax Law” panel discussion with three prominent alumni.  read more

  • 03.05.12 The University of Virginia Journal of Law & Politics to Publish Campaign Finance Article By Nicholas Bamman ’11
    Nickolas Bamman

    Nicholas Bamman’s article, “Campaign Finance: Public Funding After Bennett” was accepted for publication in the University of Virginia’s Journal of Law & Politics (forthcoming 2012).   read more

  • 02.10.12 Karen I. Wu ’04 Named State Bar Outstanding Young Lawyer for 2012
    Karen Wu

    Brooklyn Law School alumna Karen I. Wu ’04 has been named the 2012 recipient of the New York State Bar Association's Outstanding Young Lawyer Award.  read more