Kristen Polovoy’s articles “Prepare for Product Labeling Class Action Now,” Parts One and Two, appeared on the front page of Corporate Counsel on May 31-June 4, 2013. Polovoy is Of Counsel at Montgomery, McCracken, Walker & Rhoads, LLP and is based in Cherry Hill, New Jersey.
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Andrew M. Bojko has been recognized as a “Leader in the Field” by Chambers USA 2013. Bojko specializes in Banking & Finance and is a Partner at Porter Wright in Columbus, Ohio.
Mike Bosnic has been elected to a second term on the Oakland County Board of Commissioners. He represents the cities of Troy and Clawson and serves as the Vice Chair of the Public Services Committee. Bosnic is an partner at Giarmarco, Mullins & Horton, P.C. in Troy, Michigan.
Anthony E. Dowell has joined Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP as a member of the firm’s Intellectual Property and Litigation practice group. Dowell is of counsel and based in Indianapolis, Indiana.
Benjamin Allison has been selected as a Fellow of the Litigation Counsel of America. Allison is an attorney at Sutin, Thayer & Browne APC n Santa Fe, New Mexico.
Andrea Roberts Pierson has been named a management board member at Faegre Baker Daniels. Pierson specializes in product liability and environmental law and is based in Indianapolis, Indiana.
Elizabeth C. Hurley has been appointed to the St. Joseph Superior Court by Governor Mike Pence of Indiana, effective March 31, 2013. Hurley also serves on the Violence Fatality Review Team and Bench and Bar Committee of St. Joseph County Bar Association.
Clark Jordan has been promoted to Vice President and Assistant General Counsel, Global Trade & Compliance at Eastman Chemical Company. Jordan leads teams that address legal issues related to the integrated global supply chain, international trade, and product regulation. Clark is based in Kingsport, Tennessee.
Melinda J. Caterine has been recognized in a national survey of senior corporate counsel for her excellence in client service. Caterine is a partner in the New England and Boston offices of Fisher & Phillips LLP.
Patrick Hogan has been appointed by Governor Rick Scott to the Florida Prepaid College Board. Hogan is the managing shareholder of Hogan Legal Services and a current member of the Florida Institute of CPAs and the Florida Bar Association.
F. Mark Reuter has been selected for inclusion in the 2013 edition of Chambers USA: America’s Leading Business Lawyers. Reuter is an attorney at Keating, Muething & Klekamp in Cincinnati, Ohio.
Kerry O’Connor has been promoted to the rank of Sergeant in the NYPD and currently serves in the 9th Precinct, covering Manhattan’s East Village neighborhood.
Brian M. Sagrestano is listed as a co-author of The Philanthropic Planning Companion. Sagrestano is President and CEO of Gift Planning Development, LLC.
F. Mark Reuter has been named a 2013 Ohio Super Lawyer and Ohio Rising Star. Reuter is an attorney at Keating Muething & Klekamp in Cincinnati, Ohio.
Julia Meister has been named a 2013 Lawyer of the Year by Best Lawyers for her Litigation/Trusts & Estates work in Cincinnati, Ohio. She was also honored in The Best Lawyers in America 2013 for her work in Commercial Litigation. Meister is a partner at Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP.
Domenique Camacho Moran has been named to the The Best Lawyers in America 2013 list for her work in Employment Law – Management. Moran is a partner at Farrell Fritz in Uniondale, New York.
Ginny Mikita is the recipient of the Michigan Supreme Court 2012 Lawyer-Guardian Ad Litem of the Year Award. Mikita is involved with the Kent County drug court planning team, the Trauma Awareness Task Force, and trains new attorneys assigned to child abuse and neglect cases.
Katheryne L. Zelenock is listed in Chambers USA, Best Lawyers in America, and Michigan Super Lawyers for 2012. Zelenock is a member in Dickinson Wright PLLC’s office in Troy, Michigan.
Leslee M. Lewis is listed in Chambers USA, Best Lawyers in American, and Michigan Super Lawyers for 2012. Lewis is a member and practice Department Manager for Real Estate, Environmental and Energy & Sustainability in Dickinson Wright PLLC’s office in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
Thomas P. Conaghan co-authored the 2012 edition of The IPO and Public Company Primer – A Practical ?Guide to Going Public, Raising Capital and Life as a Public Company. Conaghan is a partner at McDermott Will & Emery.
Kevin F. Warren has been appointed to the board of Grand Canyon Education Inc. Warren is vice president of legal affairs and chief administrative officer for the Minnesota Vikings.
Kristen E. Polovoy serves as Of Counsel in the class action defense practice group of Montgomery, McCracken, Walker & Rhoads, LLP. Polovoy chairs the Class Action Practice Group of the Burlington County Bar Association.
Michael J. Whitton has been selected as a “Transcript 10 Top Attorney” by the San Diego Daily Transcript. Whitton is Managing Partner of the San Diego office of Troutman Sanders. His practice focuses on Large-scale joint ventures, portfolio acquisitions, and real estate development.
Julia B. Meister has been appointed Ethics and Malpractice Committee Vice-Chair of the American Bar Association Real Property Trust and Estate Law Section. Meister is a partner in Taft Stettinius and Hollister’s Cincinnati office.
Edward J. Heath was recently awarded the 2012 Pro Bono Award from the Connecticut Bar Association. Heath is a partner at Robinson & Cole and chair of the firm’s Pro Bono Committee.
Stephen P. Mullery has been appointed Senior Vice President – General Counsel and Secretary of Farmer Mac. Mullery previously served as Deputy General Counsel and as Assistant General Counsel and was an associate in the Washington, D.C. office of the law firm Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft before joining Farmer Mac.
Ralph A. Caruso of Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP has been named a “Leader in Their Field” in Corporate/M&A by Chambers USA.
Sunny Hostin, J.D. ’94, was named the Alvin McKenna Alumnus of the Year Award and asked to give the keynote address at the 2012 Black Law Students Association awards banquet at NDLS this year.
Jorge Narvaez-Hasfura has been appointed an honorary Independent Advisor and Member of the Sounding Board of the Mexican Taxpayers’ Ombudsman. Narvaez-Hasfura works for Baker & McKenzie.
Frank Pimentel has transferred to the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Buffalo, New York as an Assistant U.S. Attorney.