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.
Andrew Boyar, who maintains his own practice in Eldred, NY focusing on real estate law, was elected chairperson of the 2014 board of The Upper Delaware Council. Boyar previously served as a Highland, NY Town Supervisor and as chairman of the Sullivan County Board of Supervisors. (3/28/2014)
Larry M. Curtis is teaching business law and economics at Rift Valley University in Shashemene, Ethiopia. He previously taught international organizations, gender and the law and construction law at Hawassa University Law School in Ethiopia. From 2010-2011,he served as the initial director the Free Legal Aid Centers in Hawassa, funded by the Federal Human Rights Commission. Prior to relocating to Ethiopia, Curtis maintained a private practice for over 30 years focused on criminal defense law. (3828/2014)
Eugene R. Scheiman, previously counsel at Arent Fox in the firm's Construction Law Group, joined the Cleveland, OH based firm of Kaufman & Company as a partner in the firm's newly opened New York office to help lead the growth of that office. He focuses his practice in the area of complex commercial matters, construction failure and collapse, construction delay, breach of contract, breach of fiduciary duty, professional behavior, fraud, employment, intellectual property, and publishing and First Amendment rights. (10/3/2013)
Gerald L. Shargel closed his criminal defense law practice that he ran for almost 40 years and joined the New York office of Winston & Strawn LLP as a partner. Shargel will represent clients facing government prosecution and investigation and he will also take on civil litigation matters. He is the Practitioner-in-Residence at Brooklyn Law School, where he teaches a number of courses in criminal law, evidence and trial advocacy. (6/28/2013)