Brian Young, an associate attorney at H. Wayne Norman, Jr., P.A., was appointed to the position of People’s Counsel by the Harford County Council.
Jill Marie Bussey was appointed president of the Board of Directors for FIRN, Inc. (Foreign-born Information & Referral Network), a non-profit organization that serves the foreign-born community throughout central Maryland.
Whiteford, Taylor & Preston, LLP, named Tiffany M. Releford as partner. Releford maintains both a labor and employment practice and a community association practice.
The Coalition of Geriatrics Services, a non-profit group that unites organizations that provide geriatric services with the common goal of improving the quality of life for older adults, added Karen Ellsworth to its Board of Directors. Ellsworth is an attorney at Carney, Kelehan, Bresler, Bennett and Scherr, LLP.
Jason Fisher, a community associations attorney at Lerch, Early & Brewer, Chtd., was admitted to the College of Community Association Lawyers.
Stewart W. Kameen joined the Litigation Group in Ober Kaler’s Baltimore Office.
Niles, Barton & Wilmer, LLP, elevated M. David Stallings, Mark J. Stiller, and Geneau M. Thames to partners in the Litigation Department. Tracy L. Steedman was elevated to partner in the firm’s Construction Department.
Michael D. Beattie, Kevin P. LaTulip, Jr., and Michael A. Schollaert were elected principals at Ober Kaler.
Adelberg, Rudow, Dorf & Hendler, LLC, elevated Carol Ghingher Cooper to member status in the firm.
Jackson Lewis named Lynn Clements as a partner.
Niles Barton & Wilmer, LLP, named Craig D. Roswell as the firm’s new managing partner. Roswell formerly served as chairman of the firm’s Litigation Department. George E. Reede, Jr., was elected as the new chairman of the firm’s Litigation Department.
Joseph, Greenwald & Laake, P.A., made Jeffrey N. Greenblatt a shareholder with the firm.
Baroody & O’Toole added securities and franchise law attorney Michael E. Sheehan as of counsel.
Miles & Stockbridge P.C. elected Nathanael D. Hartland, Michael L. Haslup, Patricia B. Jefferson, Amanda Neidert Kesler, Derek P. Roussillon, and Deborah K. St. Lawrence Thompson as principals of the firm.
Seymour B. Stern, Karen L. Smith, and Meaghan Eyler Delawter have joined Offit Kurman.
Tydings & Rosenberg, LLP, named Gregory M. Garrett partner. Garrett’s practice includes health law and commercial litigation.
Jack Blum and Jessica Summers were added as associates at Paley Rothman.
Adelberg, Rudow, Dorf & Hendler, LLC, relocated its Howard County office from Ellicott City to the Columbia Town Center. The new office is located at 20 Columbia Corporate Center, 10420 Little Patuxent Parkway, Suite 495, Columbia, MD 21044; (410) 313-8342.