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.
Lisa M. Campisi, previously of counsel at Morgan Lewis, joined the New York office of Blank Rome as a partner in the firm’s insurance coverage group. She focuses her practice on insurance coverage litigation, transactions, and counseling. (7/13/2016)
Tracy Ferdinand, court attorney for the Kings County Housing Court, was honored by the Kings County Housing Court Bar Association at its 15th annual awards luncheon in downtown Brooklyn in May. (5/23/2016)
Annette Hasapidis joined Bleakley Platt & Schmidt, LLP as of counsel and co-chair of the appellate practice group. She focuses her practice in the area of civil appellate litigation and strategic trial consultation in complex civil litigation. She continues to maintain a solo practice serving clients in New York and Connecticut. (8/26/2016)
Juliet “JP” Howard received the 2016 Judith A. Markowitz Emerging Writer Award from Lambda Literary, the nation’s leading national nonprofit organization promoting LGBTQ literature. Howard is a Cave Canem graduate fellow and the author of SAY/MIRROR, a debut poetry collection published by The Operating System (2015). (5/18/2016)
Thomas Juneau joined Montgomery McCracken’s New York City office as an associate in the firm’s real estate practice group. He focuses his practice on commercial and real estate litigation and cooperative and condominium law. (8/26/2016)
Y. David Scharf and his wife, Cheryl Scharf, were the recipients of Ezer Mizion’s Service for Life Leadership Award. This organization offers an extensive range of medical and social support services to help Israel’s sick, disabled, elderly, and underprivileged populations. Scharf is a partner at Morrison Cohen LLP, concentrating his practice in business litigation, real estate, and bankruptcy and restructuring. (3/4/2016)
David A. Walsey joined Alder BioPharmaceuticals, Inc. as vice president of corporate communications. Based in Bothell, WA, Alder BioPharmaceuticals is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company. (3/4/2016)