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.

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

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September 11, 2012


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


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


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]