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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.

Jonathan Brundige joined real estate investment firm Waypoint Residential as managing director of capital markets. Based in the firm’s Stamford, Connecticut office, he is responsible for overseeing the launch of new investment products, including development of offering materials and marketing to prospective investors. He previously served as chief operating officer for Candlebrook Properties. (12/8/2017)

Leah Eisenberg, of counsel at Foley & Lardner LLP, received the Executive of the Year Award from the New York Institute of Credit Women’s Division. The award was presented by the Honorable Robert E. Gerber, U.S. Bankruptcy Judge for the Southern District of New York, at the 11th Annual Women in Achievement Awards. (2/19/2018)

Kenneth Epstein joined Bentham IMF as an investment manager and legal counsel. He was previously a managing director in the restructuring group at MBIA, and began his career at Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft. (10/27/2017)

Stacey Gorny was promoted to partner at Lewis Johns Avallone Aviles, LLP. Based in the firm’s Long Island office, she focuses her practice on the defense of corporate, commercial and individual clients in state and federal courts involving cases of civil litigation, premises liability, construction accidents, property damage, labor law, vehicular negligence, and commercial litigation. (2/19/2018)

Faige Klein was elected partner in the real estate finance group of Arent Fox. She advises clients on all forms of financing transactions, including multifamily, seniors housing, manufactured housing, and commercial and office properties, and counsels clients on construction issues, title matters, commercial leasing, and property management concerns. (2/19/2018)

Gregory J. Spaun was appointed to the Board of Directors of Habitat for Humanity of Dutchess County, assisting the organization in providing affordable housing for low income families and rebuilding neighborhoods and communities. Spaun is a partner at Welby, Brady & Greenblatt, LLP, where he practices construction and commercial litigation and real estate and property litigation. (3/1/2017)

Vinoo Varghese, founder of Varghese & Associates, P.C., a Manhattan-based criminal defense and white-collar criminal defense firm, recently authored an op-ed, “Why OJ. Simpson Should Still be Killing Time in Prison” for the New York Post (July 20, 2017) on the subject of O.J. Simpson’s parole. (8/18/2017)

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