BLS Class Notes - 2004

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.

Eoin P. Beirne became a partner in the Boston, MA office of Mintz Levin. He specializes in white collar criminal investigations, regulatory enforcement proceedings as well as corporate and securities litigation. (6/13/2014)

Grace C. Bonilla was appointed Deputy Commissioner of the Office of Community Affairs and Immigrant Services for the NYC Department of Social Services/Human Resources Administration. Bonilla oversees the agencies’ call center and works directly with the public and community leaders to address issues facing HRA’s three million clients and to ensure that the agency is complying with federal, state, and local laws regarding the administration of benefits for the non-citizen and limited English proficient clients the agency serves. She joined the agency in 2004 as an attorney. (6/28/2013)

Jamie Brody-Johnson, an Assistant District Attorney at the Nassau County District Attorney’s Office, and her husband, Kenny, a New York City Fireman, welcomed the birth of their second child, Sydney Morgan Johnson, in March 2013. (6/28/2013)

Aytan Y. Dahukey became a partner in the Century City, CA office of SheppardMullin in its Corporate Practice Group. Dahukey has a wide ranging practice spanning over the firm's Healthcare, Emerging Growth/Venture Capital, and Private Equity Industry Teams. (3/10/2014)

Daniel E. Gospin became a partner in the Houston, TX office of Epstein Becker & Green, P.C. in the firm's Health Care and Life Sciences practice group. He represents a variety of health and life science entities on corporate compliance and fraud abuse issues. He also advises investors and other financial institutions that invest in or support the health care industry. (9/8/2013)

Deborah A. Johnson, an Associate at the firm of Shanker Law Group, became a member of the board of the Brooklyn Women's Bar Association. Johnson practices in the areas of commercial and construction litigation. (3/10/2014)

Cassandra M. Porter, counsel to Lowenstein Sandler LLP, was named a 2013 New Jersey Super Lawyers “Rising Star.” Porter’s practice focuses exclusively on bankruptcy, restructuring, debtor-creditor law and bankruptcy litigation. (6/28/2013)

Alexander H. Ryley joined Volunteers of Legal Service (VOLS) as Director of its Elderly Project. Ryley most recently served as a staff attorney at The Legal Aid Society's Brooklyn Office for the Aging, where he represented low-income elderly Brooklyn residents facing a variety of urgent civil legal problems. (2/6/2014)

Seth E. Spitzer became a partner in the New York office of Winston & Strawn. He focuses his practice in the areas of complex commercial and securities litigation and arbitration. (3/28/2014)

Stephen D. Zide became a Partner in the New York office of Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP in its Corporate Restructuring and Bankruptcy Group. Zide represents official creditor and equity committees, chapter 11 debtors, bondholders, investors, trade creditors, administrative agents and secured lenders in a variety of bankruptcy cases and distressed situations. (3/10/2014)

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