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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.

Joseph A. Castelluccio, previously with Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP, joined the New York office of Mayer Brown LLP as counsel in its Corporate & Securities Practice. He focuses his practice in the areas of mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, equity financings, and joint ventures involving public and private companies, investment managers, private equity firms, and investment banks in the United States and abroad. (7/15/2015)

Kathleen M. Chastaine became a partner in the New York office of Winston & Strawn LLP. She represents clients in corporate transactions pertaining to all aspects of the creation and implementation of leveraged buyouts and the execution of various exit strategies, such as divestitures, public offerings, and recapitalizations. (4/11/2015)

Gregory S. Chiarello joined employee rights law firm Outten & Golden as an associate. He represents employees in litigation and negotiation in all areas of employment law, including discrimination, retaliation, and wage & hour matters, professional contracts, and executive compensation. He previously worked at Vladeck, Waldman, Elias & Engelhard, P.C. (3/6/2015)

Gregory W. Fox, previously with Stutman Treister & Glatt, joined the New York office of Goodwin Procter LLP as an associate in the firm's Financial Institutions Group. Fox represents both debtors and creditors in bankruptcy proceedings and out-of-court restructurings and represents parties in bankruptcy-related litigations. (10/10/2014)

Lori M. O'Brien was promoted to managing partner of Legal Assistance of Western New York (“LawNY”) and is in charge of all administrative and program activities for the Rochester office. LawNY is a not-for-profit law firm that provides free legal representation in non-criminal matters to low income people in Monroe County and 13 other Western New York counties. O’Brien joined the organization as a staff attorney in 2007 and was promoted to senior attorney in 2008 and supervising attorney in 2001. (10/5/2015)

Michael W. Reddy and Joshua M. Zelig were two of the three attorneys elected members of Cahill Gordon & Reindel LLP this year. Reddy is a partner in the firm’s corporate practice group, where he represents investment and commercial banks with a focus on leveraged finance transactions involving high yield debt securities, leveraged loans, and equity securities. Zelig is also partner in the corporate practice group, where he represents commercial and investment banks in capital market transactions, including debt and equity offerings, bank financings, and leveraged buyouts. (2/6/2015)

Scott B. Selinger became a partner in the New York office of Debevoise & Plimpton LLP in its Finance Group and Private Equity Group. Selinger focuses his practice on complex acquisition and leveraged finance transactions. He is also a member of the Board of Directors of the Brooklyn Law School Alumni Association. (7/15/2015)

Jodi R. Siegel-Stein, previously counsel in the Land Use & Zoning Group at Herrick, Feinstein, joined real estate company, Lightstone Group as Vice President, working in acquisition and development. (7/15/2015)

Daniel K. Wiig, in-house counsel to the Municipal Credit Union, was appointed editor of NY Litigator, a publication of the New York State Bar Association focusing on issues affecting commercial and federal litigation in New York. Wiig was also awarded the New York County Lawyers’ Association Young Lawyers’ Section 2015 Appreciation Award in April 2015 in recognition of his leadership to that Bar Association. (8/26/2015)

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