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.

Samir Ahuja joined Blank Rome’s New York office as an associate in the finance, restructuring and bankruptcy group, representing investment banks, financial institutions, and borrowers. He was previously with Ashurst LLP. (10/27/2017)

Amy Altman joined Abrams, Fensterman, Fensterman, Eisman, Formato, Ferrara, Wolf & Carone in Lake Success, NY, as a partner in the trusts and estates law group. She focuses on estate litigation matters such as probate contests, discovery proceedings, accounting proceedings, kinship proceedings, and other miscellaneous litigation related to trusts and estates. (2/19/2018)

Anson Frelinghuysen was elevated to of counsel at Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP. He is a member of the corporate reorganization and bankruptcy department in the firm’s New York office. (2/19/2018)

Chris Gartman was elevated to of counsel at Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP. Based in the firm’s New York office, he is a member of the corporate reorganization and bankruptcy department, where he focuses on bankruptcy, restructuring, and commercial litigation. (2/19/2018)

David Kaye and his wife Sara Kaye welcomed a son, Calvin Paul Kaye on February 1, 2018. Mr. Kaye is a senior attorney in the real estate investments and transactions department of Ropes & Gray, dealing with multiple aspects of commercial real estate transactions. (4/24/2018)

Karen Kim, associate at Manaker & Herrmann LLP, was a recipient of Lawyers Alliance for New York’s 2017 Cornerstone Award honoring outstanding pro bono legal services to nonprofits, in recognition of her efforts on behalf of Dress for Success Worldwide. She practices trademark and corporate law and provides general counsel to architects. (11/17/2017)

Lucrecia Knapp, became a senior associate for the immigration practice group of Harter Secrest & Emery LLP in Rochester. Ms. Knapp is responsible for supporting corporate and educational institutional clients in managing the immigration petition and waiver processes for staff. (4/24/2018) 

Joshua Shpayher was named general counsel of LabPro, a laboratory testing services company based in Harwood Heights, Illinois. (9/5/2017)

Daniel Tarnopol, is the director of business development and real estate for Wakefern Food, a supermarket cooperative operating 344 locations on the East Coast under brands including ShopRite and Dearborn Market. Mr. Tarnopol will be responsible for new store development and real estate advice for current cooperative members. He joined the company’s legal division in 2014 as corporate counsel after working as an associate at Cahill Gordon. (4/24/2018)

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