Your Class Network

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.

Peter I. Altman, was elected to partner at Akin Gump. Based in Los Angeles, he is a member of the firm’s white collar and government investigations practice. Altman previously worked in the SEC’s Division of Enforcement. (1/12/2018) 

Douglas W. Atkins, was featured as one of Real Estate Weekly’s 2018 rising stars. He is a partner at Forchelli Deegan Terrana, specializing in property tax refund and reduction as well as complex commercial real estate deals. (6/1/2018)

Lawrence Elbaum, was promoted to partner at Vinson & Elkins. Based in the firm’s New York office, Elbaum is a litigator and business advisor and has defended public and private companies in complex securities, commercial and bankruptcy litigation, and regulatory investigations throughout the United States. (1/12/2018)

Hon. Rachel “Ruchie” Freir, was featured in the Jewish Forward as an American trailblazer for her experience working as an observant Hasidic judge. (6/1/2018)

Andrea Gildea, joined TransferWise as Head of Legal for the Americas. She was previously counsel at CLS Bank. (8/4/2017)

Amber Long, was named partner at Levy Konigsberg LLP, where she represents victims of asbestos and other toxic torts. She will be overseeing the firm’s New Jersey asbestos litigation department. Long joined the firm in 2006. (9/30/2017).

Bain R. Loucks, was named a senior associate at Feldman, Kleidman, Coffey, Sappe & Regenbaum, a Hudson Valley and Capital District law firm. (4/24/2018)

Jennifer L. Marines, a partner at Morrison Foerster, was named one of the “Outstanding Young Restructuring Lawyers” by Turnarounds and Workouts magazine. (6/1/2018)

Timothy Oberweger, joined Stewart Title as vice president and senior development officer. He was previously managing director, business development and counsel of TitleVest. (10/16/2017)

Andrew L. Raff, married Renee Nicole Gray in January 2018. Andrew is senior counsel for Shutterstock and a board member of the Manhattan Wind Ensemble. (4/24/2018)

Ryan Sakacs, was named special counsel at Kasowitz Benson Torress in their commercial litigation group. (4/24/2018)

Timothy D. Sini, Commissioner of the Suffolk County (NY) Police Department, was recognized by the Long Island Chapter of ASIS International as its 2017 Person of the Year. (8/4/2017)

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