Accolades & Achievements
The Accolades & Achievements blog gathers information from news articles and press releases about noteworthy events in the lives of alumni. It is a complement to the Class Notes section of The Record.
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Roberta Cooper Ramo will receive the medal in Chicago in August, joining the ranks of recipients including numerous U.S. Supreme Court justices and other famous legal personalities.
Lori A. Higuera started a new position as assistant general counsel-employment for Freeport-McMoRan Inc. in Phoenix.
Trademark law expert Mitchell Stabbe has moved his practice to Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP.
The Chicago Bar Association’s Alliance for Women has named Scharf Banks Marmor LLC founding partner Stephanie A. Scharf the recipient of its prestigious Founder’s Award for 2015.
Honeywell General Counsel Katherine Adams is using e-auctions on a larger scale, even for litigation.
Mickelsen joins TriNet from global law firm White & Case LLP, where he served as a partner in its Silicon Valley office.
This kind of attention to detail—plus a 43-year track record of successful labor negotiations—has involved Franczek in some of the largest and most complex collective bargaining in Illinois.
“We are delighted to have someone with Joe’s background and experience joining Paul and the other members of our Essent Re team."
Mayor Rahm Emanuel today announced he has nominated Lori Lightfoot, a former federal prosecutor with experience in public safety, as the next chair of the Chicago Police Board – the civilian body that gives residents a voice in the police disciplinary process. Lightfoot replaces Demetrius Carney, the current chair of the Police Board.