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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September 10, 2012

From the Quarles & Brady website:

September 6, 2012

From the Wisconsin State Journal:

State Assistant Attorney General Rebecca Rapp St. John has been appointed by Gov. Scott Walker to the Dane County Circuit Court, the governor's office announced Friday.

St. John, 36, of Madison fills a vacancy left by the May retirement of Branch 16 Judge Sarah O'Brien.

September 5, 2012

Excerpted from Southern Michigan's Second Wave:

September 4, 2012

Excerpted from the Wall Street Journal:

As one of Wall Street's top lawyers, Nancy A. Lieberman was never short of confidence when trying to persuade companies to hire her for complex deals and litigation.

August 31, 2012

From MarketWatch.com:

PowerOneData International, Inc., a smart grid company that offers Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI), automated smart meters and collector units, and its Genii(TM) software to utilities, municipalities and systems integrators within the energy industry around the world, announced that Karl N. Huish has agreed to join its Advisory Board.

August 30, 2012

From westernsprings.suntimes.com:

Chicago-based law firm Much Shelist recently announced the addition of state Rep. Christopher L. Nybo, R-41st, as an associate in the labor and employment practice group.

August 29, 2012

From the Jones Waldo website:

Twenty-four attorneys at Jones Waldo, one of Utah’s most enduring and prestigious law firms, have been selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2013 (Copyright 2012 by Woodward/White, Inc., of Aiken, SC) [including]

August 27, 2012

From The American Prospect: