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.
Robert G. Leonard, previously a partner at Bingham McCutchen LLP, joined Proskauer Rose LLP, as a partner in its Hedge Funds Group. He structures, organizes, and represents hedge funds, funds of funds, and other private investment funds and investment advisers. (6/9/2014)
Ellen G. Makofsky, founding partner of the Garden City, NY Estate Planning and Elder Law Firm, Raskin & Makofsky LLP, was appointed chair of the Resolutions Committee of the NYSBA.(9/9/2014)
Jon R. Mostel, previously a partner in the New York office of Stroock, Stroock and Lavan in its energy and project finance group, joined the Long Island Power Authority (LIPA) as its general counsel and secretary. LIPA is tasked with overseeing electrical service on Long Island, making sure PSEG-Long Island ensures “reliable, economical electric service to 1.1 million customers on Long Island and in the Rockaways.” Prior to practicing law, Mostel held a variety of engineering and management positions with the Brooklyn Union Gas Company where he began in 1970. (1/14/2015)
Harry Steinberg, a partner at Lester Schwab Katz & Dwyer, LLP, published an article in the New York Law Journal, "What's Your Problem? Are you Aggrieved?" (8/25/14). Steinberg focuses his practice on the areas of personal injury, negligence, products liability, construction accident and insurance law. (10/10/2014)