Accolades & Achievements

The University of Chicago Law School is proud to recognize noteworthy events in the lives of its alumni through the Accolades & Achievements Blog. Information is gathered from newspaper articles, press releases, and alumni submissions. The blog is updated periodically and is a complement to the Class Notes section of The Record, which is published semi-annually.

If you would like an event added to or removed from the blog, or to report any inaccuracies, please email Alison Coppelman, Director, Alumni Relations, at acoppelman@uchicago.edu.

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August 9, 2012

From the Skiermont Pucket website:

August 6, 2012

From NorthBaltimorePatch.com:

The National Kidney Foundation of Maryland (NKF-MD) has elected Monty Crawford to its board of directors.

August 1, 2012

From WesternSpringsPatch.com

Terry Budny is well-used to the Metra commute from Western Springs to a Chicago law office—he’s been doing it for 37 years. This month, for the first time in all those years, it’ll be to a different firm.

July 31, 2012

From the Chicago Sun-Times:

Marielle V. Lifshitz has been named general counsel of Wrapports LLC, owner of Sun-Times Media, the company announced Thursday.

Lifshitz has served as internal legal counsel at Sun-Times Media since 2006 and interim general counsel for Wrapports since April.

July 31, 2012

From the Chicago Sun-Times:

Marielle V. Lifshitz has been named general counsel of Wrapports LLC, owner of Sun-Times Media, the company announced Thursday.

Lifshitz has served as internal legal counsel at Sun-Times Media since 2006 and interim general counsel for Wrapports since April.

July 27, 2012

From the Pasadena Star-News:

City of Hope announced Monday it has promoted Robert Stone to the position of president, effective Aug. 1.

Stone most recently served as president and executive officer of City of Hope's Medical Foundation and its chief strategy and administrative officer, according to a statement released Tuesday.

July 26, 2012

Excerpted from MinnPost.com:

July 25, 2012

From Moritz College of Law website: