MSBA Past President Harry S. Johnson has been named a 2014 “Lawyer of the Year in Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants” in Baltimore by The Best Lawyers in America 2014.
Michael Campbell, a partner in Miller, Miller & Canby’s litigation practice group, has been elected President of the Board of Directors of the Child Center and Adult Services, Inc., a non-profit, mental health organization located in Gaithersburg, Maryland.
Michelle N. Lipkowitz, a partner in Saul Ewing LLP’s Commercial Litigation Practice and chair of the firm’s Diversity & Inclusion Committee, has been selected to receive The Distinguished Women’s Award from the Girl Scouts of Central Maryland.
Cathleen C. Opel, a member of Saul Ewing LLP’s Personal Wealth, Estates and Trusts Practice, will be honored November 26, 2013 with a Presidential Award by the Bar Association of Baltimore City (BABC). Opel was selected as a recipient for her contributions over the past decade to Senior Legal Services, which is a joint program of the Bar Association of Baltimore City and Baltimore Bar Foundation, Inc.
Mark R. Mann joined Bethesda-based Press & Dozier, LLC, as senior counsel.
Adam T. Sampson joined Adelberg, Rudow, Dorf & Hendler, LLC, as special counsel to the firm, and will handle litigation matters involving commercial, construction, premises liability, and insurance coverage law.
Pasternak & Fidis partner Anne W. Coventry has been selected as the new author of Maryland Estate Planning and Probate Laws Annotated, a Thomson-West publication. She will be assisted by Pasternak & Fidis associate Stephanie T. Perry, who will be responsible for research and annotations.
Evan M. Koslow joined Brassel Alexander & Rice, LLC, as an associate concentrating his practice in the areas of family law, and general civil litigation.
Columbia-based law firm Carney, Kelehan, Bresler, Bennett & Scherr, LLP, received the Philanthropist of the Year award from The Community Foundation of Howard County.