Paul Bland, Kiernon F. Quinn, Marty Wolf, Robert K. Jenner and Bruce Plaxen have been named 2009 Trial Lawyers of the Year by the Maryland Association of Justice. The Association also named Kevin I. Goldberg, a founding partner of Goldberg, Finnegan & Mester, LLC, as their incoming President for 2009-10.
Ballard Spahr Andrews & Ingersoll, LLP, attorneys, Timothy F. McCormack and Michelle M. McGeogh, received a $1,000 prize at the firm’s Annual Pro Bono Awards for their pro bono work, and donated the money to the Domestic Violence Center of Howard County.
Erica A. Leatham, a Principal with Meyers, Eisler & Leatham, was elected Chairman of CREW (Commercial Real Estate Women) National Capital Committee, and became LEED (Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design) certified.
The American College of Trial Lawyers inducted John R. Penhallegon as a Fellow.
Dan S. Bradenburg
The Leadership Council on Legal Diversity appointed Francis B. Burch, Jr., Co-Chairman of DLA Piper LLP in Baltimore, to their Board of Directors.
The American Academy of Adoption Attorneys, a national organization of over 300 attorneys, elected Peter J. Wiernicki Vice-President.
William Boshnick of Greenblum & Bernstein, PLC, in Reston, Virginia, lectured before the Japan Trademark Association in Tokyo, Japan, on “Avoiding Fraud Before the U.S. Trademark Office”.
Roger L. Wolfe, Jr., has joined The Law Offices of Nomiki Bouloubassis Weitzel & Associates, LLC, as an associate.
Patrick A. Malone of Washington, D.C., is the author of The Life You Save: Nine Steps to Finding the Best Medical Care – and Avoiding the Worst (Da Capo Lifelong 2009).
Joanne G. Jacobson
Saul Ewing, LLP, added Dan S. Bradenburg and Joanne G. Jacobson as a Partner and Special Counsel, respectively, to their Labor, Employment and Employee Benefits Practice Group. Howard R. Majev was also brought into the firm’s Real Estate Department as a Partner.
Offit Kurman promoted Alex M. Allman, Brian C. Rosenberg and Laura L. Rubenstein to Principals.
Howard R. Majev
Geoffrey W. Washington joined the Litigation Group of Adelberg, Rudow, Dorf & Hendler, LLC, as an Associate.
Karen H. Moore, a past-president of the Maryland Bankruptcy Bar Association, has joined Davis, Agnor, Rapaport & Skalny, LLC.
The Law Office of Matz & Matz, P.A. announces the relocation of its Towson office to 920 Providence Road, Suite 402, Towson, Maryland 21286; (410) 823-5805.
Denise Hammond announced that her firm, Hammond Immigration Law, P.C., has added Leslie K. Dellon, a Past Chair of the D.C. Chapter of the American Immigration Lawyers Association.