J. Michael Conroy,
MSBA President-Elect J. Michael Conroy, Jr.,
has become a partner in the Montgomery County, Maryland-based law firm of
Pasternak & Fidis, PC.
Edward J. Gilliss
MSBA Treasurer Edward J. Gilliss has joined
the Baltimore County law firm of Royston, Mueller, McLean & Reid, LLP, as
W. Randolph Shump has departed from the
Office of the Chief Counsel of the Internal Revenue Service to become the
Shump Law Firm, located in White Marsh, Maryland, (410) 335-1400.
Elizabeth Frey, nurse attorney with the
law firm of Jack H. Olender & Associates, was sworn in as the Vice
President of the Maryland Trial Lawyers Association at the Association’s
annual convention in Ocean City. Frey is also a member of Trial Lawyers
Association, D.C., the American Trial Lawyers Association and the
Chesapeake Nurses Association.
Cheryl L. Slay completed International
& Comparative Intellectual Property this June at the Harvard Law School
Program of Instruction for Lawyers. Slay also presented for the American
Bar Association’s Council on Legal Education Opportunity in Chicago, IL.
Nicole M. Lacoste
Nicole M. Lacoste has joined the
Baltimore office of the law firm of Ballard Spahr Andrews & Ingersoll, LLP,
as an associate.
Susan M. Euteneuer, Litigation
Associate at Hodes, Ulman, Pessin & Katz, P.A., has been chosen to receive
the Maryland State Bar Association’s Pro Bono Award for the Young Lawyers
Section for service in 2003. Euteneuer provided over 100 hours of pro bono
services in 2003 and continues her pro bono efforts.
The DC Chapter of the American Immigration
Lawyers Association, a specialty bar association of over 8,000 members,
announces that Leslie K. Dellon will be the Association’s Chair for
the 2004-2005 organizational year. Jonathan Greene will serve as
Jerald B. Lurie, a Member of the law
firm of Adelberg, Rudow, Dorf & Hendler, LLC, has been elected President
of the Board of Maryland Volunteer Lawyers Service.
Timothy J. Feldhausen has joined the
Baltimore office of McGuireWoods LLP as an associate in the Corporate
Services Department. Feldhausen will focus his practice on planning and
structuring business entities, corporate governance, finance and mergers
John B. Gontrum
Whiteford, Taylor & Preston L.L.P. announces
that John B. Gontrum will be president of the Baltimore County Bar
Association for 2004-2005. Gontrum is the third Whiteford, Taylor &
Preston attorney to serve as president of the Association, joining Ernest
Trimble (1981) and J. Norris Byrnes (1995-96).
Jay E. Levy
Jay E. Levy, formerly general counsel
to the North Arundel Health System, has joined McGuireWoods LLP as a
partner in the firm’s Baltimore office. His practice will focus on health
care regulatory and transactional issues.
Miles & Stockbridge P.C. announces that
Shaun F. Carrick has rejoined the firm as a principal in the
Transactional Finance Practice Group of the firm’s Business Department.
Carrick previously worked at Miles & Stockbridge from 1982 to 2000.
Felicia M. Hulit has been named a
partner at the law firm of Ballard Spahr Andrews & Ingersoll, LLP.
J. Andrew McKinney, Jr., has rejoined
his former law firm, the Alexandria, Virginia-based Jones, Tullar &
Cooper, P.C., as a partner. McKinney will maintain his Baltimore office.
Tydings & Rosenberg LLP announces the opening
of a Towson office.