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    11.09.10 Dean's Roundtable Dinner - Sheila Gowan `89, Partner of Diamond McCarthy LLP
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    Tuesday, November 9
    6:30 - 8:00 pm

    250 Joralemon Street

    This event is open to a small group of students; places are filled on a first-come first-serve basis.

    Ms. Gowan is a trial and appellate attorney specializing in complex litigation and internal investigations. Ms. Gowan was formerly Senior Litigation Counsel in the United States Attorney's Office, SDNY where she was responsible for handling major complex litigations, prosecuting civil and joint civil/criminal fraud investigations for federally funded programs, and supervising civil fraud investigations and cases. She also held the positions of Affirmative Civil Enforcement Coordinator and Health Care Fraud Coordinator. While working for the government, she negotiated fraud settlements recovering over $225 million, a tax settlement recovering $5.35 million, and property settlements recovering important historical materials relating to the Kennedy Administration.  Read more about Ms. Gowan.

    This is a unique program that brings back graduates who have excelled in their field of work to meet with students in an intimate setting over lunch or dinner.  The graduates discuss their career paths and achievements since Law School, imparting practical advice along the way, and respond to questions from students.

    For more information, please contact Caitlin Monck-Marcellino `02, Director of Alumni Relations, at 718-780-0322.

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