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.

Kim Alexander, previously associate counsel at RD Management LLC, joined the firm A.Y. Strauss, LLC as counsel, specializing in commercial real estate transactions. (3/8/2016)

Evan F. Barnes joined Schulte Roth & Zabel as special counsel in the firm’s broker-dealer regulatory and enforcement group, where he advises broker-dealers, traders, and investment advisers in connection with regulatory, securities enforcement, litigation, risk management, and transactional matters. He previously served as counsel at Bracewell. (4/5/2016)

Raj Barot was appointed co-chair of the Asia Pacific Committee of the ABA Section of International Law. He is the founder, managing director, and general counsel of Agile Counsel, a cross-border consulting practice that provides business advisory, market expansion, and outside general counsel services to early-stage tech companies and venture capital firms in the United States, Southeast Asia, and India. (9/9/2016)

Lauren P. Della Monica is the founder of LPDM Fine Art Consulting. Her most recent book, Bodies of Work: Contemporary Figurative Painting, was published in January 2016. (3/8/2016)

Marguerite S. Dougherty was sworn in as a Kings County Criminal Court judge after her appointment as interim NYC Civil Court judge. She previously worked as an attorney in the private sector for 14 years, most recently as executive director and assistant general counsel for JP Morgan Chase. (3/8/2016)

Nicole George-Middleton was promoted to Senior Vice President, Membership, at ASCAP, The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers, the world leader in performing rights and advocacy for music creators. She has nurtured and signed some of ASCAP’s top talent, including Drake, Kendrick Lamar, and Fetty Wap. She was honored by Billboard as a top Woman in Music in 2011. (2/3/2016)

Elchonon “Eli” Golob is serving as Arizona Assistant Attorney General in the Child and Family Protection Division for the State of Arizona, where he advises and represents state agencies in federal, state, and administrative matters. (3/8/2016)

David Harty was the recipient of the Lawyers Alliance for New York’s 2016 Cornerstone Award honoring outstanding pro bono legal services to nonprofits. Harty is an associate at Kaye Scholer LLP, specializing in real estate finance, leasing, acquisitions and sales, and development rights transfers. He has volunteered his time and expertise on behalf of Goddard Riverside Community Center, one of New York City’s modern settlement houses, for the last six years. (11/19/2016)

Heather Miller (Siegel) was appointed vice chair of the board for TrustBridge Heath, a not-for-profit organization in South Florida that offers support for families facing any stage of illness with home health care, hospice, and caregiver support. She is senior counsel and member of the health law practice group in Broad and Cassel’s Miami and Boca Raton offices, where she acts as general and special counsel to both hospitals and large medical groups. (3/8/2016)

Sarah Leonard Panagiotidis and husband Alex welcomed their second son, Laertes Michael Panagiotidis, on September 2, 2016. Sarah is senior managing director at Bondholder Communications Group. (11/19/2016)

Dmitriy A. Tartakovskiy formerly counsel at Debevoise & Plimpton, joined Greenberg Traurig as a shareholder in its global corporate M&A practice. He focuses his practice on corporate and securities law with an emphasis on mergers and acquisitions, representing public and private corporate clients, private equity firms, and investment banks in complex domestic and cross-border transactions. (4/22/2016)

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