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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.

Michelle Kantor Allen was appointed as an Administrative Law Judge with the Social Security Administration, presiding in Milwaukee, WI, effective June 2015. Allen previously served as an attorney with the firms of Cherry, Edson & Kelly in Carle Place, NY and Rivkin Radler LLP in Uniondale, NY, where she specialized in insurance defense. (7/15/2015)

Jacqueline R. Doyle, director and global head of Product Risk Management for Global Custody, Alternative Investments, and Issuer Services at Citigroup, was named one of the top Directors in “Citi’s Women Leaders for 2015." (11/25/2015)

David Frey, previously Investigations Deputy Bureau Chief, was promoted to Investigations Bureau Chief for the Richmond County District Attorney’s Office. In April 2016, Frey, together with two members of the NYPD, completed an 18-month investigation that resulted in the arrest, prosecution, and plea of Robert Costanzo, the infamous “Ninja Burglar,” who was responsible for at least 200 residential burglaries in the tri-state area over ten years. (5/23/2016)

Fred Garsson, partner in Saul Ewing’s New York and Newark offices, was appointed vice chair of the firm’s insurance practice. He specializes in insurance regulatory and transactional law. (5/23/2016)

Scott B. Howard, previously a partner at Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP practicing patent litigation, was appointed an Administrative Patent Judge at the Patent Trial and Appeal Board in the United States Patent & Trademark Office, effective August 2015. (9/9/2015)

Joshua Kiernan joined the London office of Latham & Watkins as partner in the firm’s corporate department. He advises Israeli corporates, investment banks, and venture capital clients on a variety of equity and debt capital markets transactions, with a focus on technology and life sciences industries. He previously served as head of the Israeli practice and co-head of the Global Technology Group at White & Case. (3/4/2016)

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