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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.

Ariel Aranda was promoted to special counsel in the real estate group at Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP. He is based in the firm’s New York office and focuses his practice on a variety of real estate transactions, representing lenders and borrowers in connection with commercial mortgage and mezzanine financings, acquisitions and dispositions of commercial properties, negotiation of joint venture agreements, and workouts and restructurings. (2/19/2018) 

Arielle L. Frost has been promoted to Member at Rosenberg & Estis, P.C. She specializes in commercial real estate transactions with an emphasis on joint ventures. (6/11/2018) 

David Herscovici joined Simply Funding, a direct merchant cash advance and alternative funding company, as in-house general counsel. (2/19/2018)

Christopher W. Kibler and his wife, Melissa Y. Wu, have published the book Schmuck the Buck: Santa's Jewish Reindeer. The book was published by EXO Books, LLC, a publishing company co-owned by Christopher and Melissa. (11/5/2018)

Alexa Kranzley, special counsel in the Finance and Restructuring Group at Sullivan & Cronwell LLP, was selected a 2018 "40 Under 40" Emerging Leaders in Insolvency by the American Bankruptcy Institute (ABI). (11/5/2018)

Peter T. Lane was named Of Counsel to Fierst, Kane & Bloomberg LLP of Northampton, Massachusetts. Mr. Lane has focused on consumer protection, civil rights, and bankruptcy in Massachusetts and New York. (4/24/2018)

Allison Elma McKenzie passed away on May 1, 2018. She practiced personal injury and products liability at Wilbur Smith in Fort Myers, Florida and is survived by her mother, Doreen Mary McKenzie and sisters, Ann Kelly and Alethia Lawrence. (5/17/18)

Eileen Schneider Naples wrote an op-ed on the severity of the allegations against Eric Schneiderman published by CNN. (6/1/2018)

Mickey Passman was named partner at national insurance coverage law firm BatesCarey. He concentrates his practice on insurance law, including pre-litigation insurance coverage analysis and the litigation of complex insurance coverage disputes in state and federal courts throughout the country. (2/19/2018) 

Amy E. Wilson Ph.D. was inducted into the Henderson County High School’s Hall of Fame in Kentucky. She is the chair of the board of Girls 4 Science in Chicago. (4/24/2018)


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