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.
Roselyn R. Bar was promoted to executive vice president of Martin Marietta, a leading supplier of aggregates and heavy building materials. Bar joined the company in 1994 as assistant general counsel and has held positions of increasing authority, most recently serving as senior vice president, general counsel and corporate secretary. (11/25/2015)
David Edelberg has joined the firm of Sokol Behot, LLP as partner and he will chair the firm’s bankruptcy practice. He was previously a partner at Nowell Amoroso Klein Bierman, where he served as lead counsel in the Chapter 11 reorganizations of County Inns Magazine and the Governor Morris Hotel, and participated in the reorganizations of Emerson Radio Corporation, Kiwi Airlines, Channel Home Centers, The Grand Union Company, and Union Valley Corporation. (3/4/2016)
Michael Grohman, managing partner of Duane Morris’ New York office and chair of the wealth planning practice group, accepted the 2015 Cornerstone Award on behalf of the firm. The award is presented by the Lawyers Alliance of New York and recognizes outstanding pro bono legal services provided to nonprofit organizations. The Duane Morris New York office provides extensive pro bono services to communities in need, including support to commercially and sexually exploited girls and young women, aid to veterans, assistance to children and families, and immigration advocacy and support. (3/4/2016)
Ann MacDougall was appointed to the board of directors of Opiant Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a specialty pharmaceutical company developing pharmacological treatments for substance abuse, addictive and eating disorders. She is president of Encore.org, a national organization building a movement for individual developing second careers in public or non-profit service. (5/23/2016)
Joseph G. Milizio delivered an address on “Legal Key Issues in the LGBT Community” for the Sunday Forum Series of the Garden City Community Church, based on Long Island. Milizio is managing partner in the business and transactional law and real estate practice groups at Vishnick McGovern Milizio LLP and heads the firm’s LGBT practice group. (4/5/2016)
Karen Tenenbaum, New York Tax, is an attorney with Tenenbaum Law, P.C. in Melville, New York. Karen was recently presented with the Leadership in Law Award by Long Island Business News, and her firm named a Top Ten Tax Law Firm by the same publication. New York Metro recognized Karen as a Super Lawyer for her professional achievement and peer recognition. Karen was recently quoted by "Bloomberg BNA Daily Tax Report" regarding NYS residency and tax collection, and was a finalist for the SmartCEO CPA & ESQ Awards. Tenenbaum Law, P.C. focuses its practice on the resolution of IRS and NYS tax controversies, such as individual and business audits, residency audits, voluntary disclosures, offers in compromise and other various matters. (1/4/2016)