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ThumbPubDateHeadlineSynopsislinkbackimgonly11.10.2016E. Barrett Prettyman Jr. '53, Lawyer at Center of Celebrated Cases, Dies at 91E. Barrett Prettyman Jr. '53, Lawyer at Center of Celebrated Cases, Dies at 91http://wapo.st/2g17ROh?&ntype=csi10.25.2016Doug Bacon ‘00 Joins Kirkland & Ellis as Corporate PartnerDoug Bacon ‘00 Joins Kirkland & Ellis as Corporate Partnerhttp://bit.ly/2ePh8pl?&ntype=csi10.25.2016Kraig Powell ‘95 Appointed to 4th District Court in UtahKraig Powell ‘95 Appointed to 4th District Court in Utahhttp://bit.ly/2dGa1Ci?&ntype=csi10.21.2016R. Brian McLaughlin ‘81 Nominated for BenchR. Brian McLaughlin ‘81 Nominated for Benchhttp://bit.ly/2eqPaQf?&ntype=csi10.20.2016Jeannette Theriot Knoll ‘95 Celebrates Last Day on BenchJeannette Theriot Knoll ‘95 Celebrates Last Day on Benchhttp://bit.ly/2eK0LOm?&ntype=csi10.18.2016Deborah Gramiccioni '97 Nominated for Bench in New JerseyDeborah Gramiccioni '97 Nominated for Bench in New Jerseyhttp://bit.ly/2e5DTJu?&ntype=csi10.13.2016In Memoriam: Stephen Winston Bricker ‘73, Advocate for OthersIn Memoriam: Stephen Winston Bricker ‘73, Advocate for Othershttp://bit.ly/2evQAvU?&ntype=csi10.12.2016Todd Wagner ‘86 Shares How He Became A BillionaireTodd Wagner ‘86 Shares How He Became A Billionairehttp://www.law.virginia.edu/lawweb/alumnews.nsf/0/6130A7999990F7B68525804A004900D9?Open&ntype=csi10.12.2016Influencers: Jonathan Waldrop '00 Links Complex Worlds of Tech and LawInfluencers: Jonathan Waldrop '00 Links Complex Worlds of Tech and Lawhttp://bit.ly/2dX6zT7?&ntype=csi10.11.2016Peter Vincent ‘95 Says We Should Welcome Syrians to U.S.Peter Vincent ‘95 Says We Should Welcome Syrians to U.S.http://bit.ly/2dYH40N?&ntype=csi10.11.2016Janet Napolitano ‘83 Says It's Time for Free Speech on Campus AgainJanet Napolitano ‘83 Says Its Time for Free Speech on Campus Againhttp://bit.ly/2dIpizV?&ntype=csi10.11.2016Elizabeth Canter ‘08 Makes Partner at Covington & BurlingElizabeth Canter ‘08 Makes Partner at Covington & Burlinghttp://bit.ly/2dvhwt1?&ntype=csi10.11.2016Thomas Farrell ‘79 Will Co-Chair New Bicentennial CommissionThomas Farrell ‘79 Will Co-Chair New Bicentennial Commissionhttp://bit.ly/2dSAlpT?&ntype=csi10.11.2016Mariners' Museum Names Howard H. Hoege III ‘02 New President, CEOMariners' Museum Names Howard H. Hoege III ‘02 New President, CEOhttp://bit.ly/2dUwv1t?&ntype=csi10.11.2016R.K. Ramazani S.J.D. '54: U.S. ‘Dean of Iranian Foreign Policy Studies’ Dead at 88R.K. Ramazani S.J.D. '54: U.S. ‘Dean of Iranian Foreign Policy Studies’ Dead at 88http://bit.ly/2dII26c?&ntype=csi10.11.2016In Memoriam: Renowned Iranian Scholar Ruhi Ramazani S.J.D. '54In Memoriam: Renowned Iranian Scholar Ruhi Ramazani S.J.D. '54http://bit.ly/2cZNj7L?&ntype=csi9.28.2016Judge John A. Gibney Jr. ‘76 Finds Sailors Wrongfully ConvictedJudge John A. Gibney Jr. ‘76 Finds Sailors Wrongfully Convictedhttp://bit.ly/2cTf7GT?&ntype=csi9.26.2016Mary Beth Keller '87 Named New Chief Immigration Judge Mary Beth Keller '87 Named New Chief Immigration Judge http://bit.ly/2deSjEG?&ntype=csi9.22.2016David E. Patton ‘99 Representing Ahmad Khan Rahami David E. Patton ‘99 Representing Ahmad Khan Rahami http://on.wsj.com/2dk7YjN?&ntype=csi9.15.2016Jaunt Names Hearst Ventures President George Kliavkoff '93 as CEOJaunt Names Hearst Ventures President George Kliavkoff '93 as CEOhttp://bit.ly/2cq7JYF?&ntype=csi9.12.2016Andrew Gladin '00, a Romanian Immigrant, Became a Top US Legal Adviser to BanksAndrew Gladin '00, a Romanian Immigrant, Became a Top US Legal Adviser to Bankshttp://on.wsj.com/2c4mKZE?&ntype=csi9.12.2016Remembering Collins J. Seitz '40, Delaware's Greatest Judge Remembering Collins J. Seitz '40, Delaware's Greatest Judge http://delonline.us/2cztOD0?&ntype=csi9.9.2016U.S. District Judge Carlton Reeves '89 Rules Confederate Emblem UnconstitutionalU.S. District Judge Carlton Reeves '89 Rules Confederate Emblem Unconstitutionalhttp://huff.to/2cjcayT ?&ntype=csi9.7.2016Amy Woolard '08 on Juvenile Criminal Justice ChangesAmy Woolard '08 on Juvenile Criminal Justice Changeshttp://bit.ly/2ctCGGd?&ntype=csi9.7.2016Who Owns the Air? Thatcher Stone '82 on FAA's New Drone RegsWho Owns the Air? Thatcher Stone '82 on FAA's New Drone Regshttp://bit.ly/2c7Hi42?&ntype=csi8.24.2016Janet Napolitano '83: Risk, Resolve, and Running a Major University SystemJanet Napolitano '83: Risk, Resolve, and Running a Major University Systemhttp://theatln.tc/2c6tXxZ?&ntype=csi8.24.2016Turn Your Passion Into A Career, Like New York Times Puzzle Editor Will Shortz '77Turn Your Passion Into A Career, Like New York Times Puzzle Editor Will Shortz '77http://bit.ly/2bmV83G?&ntype=csi8.17.2016Heather Axford '07 on Working with Immigrants Seeking Assylum from Organized CrimeHeather Axford '07 on Working with Immigrants Seeking Assylum from Organized Crimehttp://bit.ly/2b3i2vP?&ntype=csi8.17.2016Tom Donilon ‘85 Named to Clinton-Kaine Transition TeamTom Donilon ‘85 Named to Clinton-Kaine Transition Teamhttp://usat.ly/2aZ78pX?&ntype=csi8.12.2016Christine Tschiderer ‘12 Helped Represent Pregnant Client in Victory Against ChipotleChristine Tschiderer ‘12 Helped Represent Pregnant Client in Victory Against Chipotlehttp://wapo.st/2aHAbD6?&ntype=csi8.8.2016Emily Renzelli ‘12 Makes ABA's 40 Young Lawyers ListEmily Renzelli ‘12 Makes ABA's 40 Young Lawyers Listhttp://bit.ly/2azeH8w?&ntype=csi8.8.2016Michael McCann ‘02 Tells Aspiring Sports Lawyer About CareerMichael McCann ‘02 Tells Aspiring Sports Lawyer About Careerhttp://bit.ly/2aGaO1J?&ntype=csi7.26.2016How Adrienne Penta '03 Uses Her Law Degree And Legal Experience To Support Women's Wealth How Adrienne Penta '03 Uses Her Law Degree And Legal Experience To Support Women's Wealth http://bit.ly/2arPeRu?&ntype=csi7.26.2016Mort Caplin ‘40: The Real 'Most Interesting Man In The World' Celebrates 100th BirthdayMort Caplin ‘40: The Real 'Most Interesting Man In The World' Celebrates 100th Birthdayhttp://bit.ly/2a9bFsP?&ntype=csi7.26.2016"The Rise and Fall of El Chapo," Featuring Peter Vincent '95The Rise and Fall of El Chapo," Featuring Peter Vincent '95http://bit.ly/2atVIzw?&ntype=csi7.21.2016Q&A with Raquel Whiting Gilmer ‘99Q&A with Raquel Whiting Gilmer ‘99http://bit.ly/29PAI1O?&ntype=csi7.21.2016Court of Appeals Judge Herbert Phipps JLLM ‘04 to RetireCourt of Appeals Judge Herbert Phipps JLLM ‘04 to Retirehttp://bit.ly/2abbFYL?&ntype=csi7.21.2016Sarang Damle '05 Named General Counsel at U.S. Copyright OfficeSarang Damle '05 Named General Counsel at U.S. Copyright Officehttp://bit.ly/29UJzOu?&ntype=csi7.21.20166 Things You Didn't Know about Laura Ingraham '91, RNC Speaker6 Things You Didn't Know about Laura Ingraham '91, RNC Speakerhttp://cbsloc.al/29YCbm9?&ntype=csi7.14.2016Hebert '99 Named Deputy Criminal Chief of Rhode Island U.S. Attorney's OfficeSandra Hebert '99 Named Deputy Criminal Chief of Rhode Island U.S. Attorney's Officehttp://bit.ly/2a0Fq0V?&ntype=csi7.8.2016"Mortimer Caplin '40: This 100-Year-Old Public Servant is from a Time When Americans Still Believed in Government" "Mortimer Caplin '40: This 100-Year-Old Public Servant is from a Time When Americans Still Believed in Government" http://wapo.st/29npAJo?&ntype=csi7.5.2016Jeree Thomas '11 Wins Youth Justice Emerging Leader AwardJeree Thomas '11 Wins Youth Justice Emerging Leader Awardhttp://bit.ly/29j89xW?&ntype=csi6.28.2016Carlton Reeves ‘89: Mississippi Law Creates Inequality for Gay MarriageCarlton Reeves ‘89: Mississippi Law Creates Inequality for Gay Marriagehttp://apne.ws/292dXIS?&ntype=csi6.28.2016Peter Vincent '95 Discusses Colombia Cease Fire Deal Peter Vincent '95 Discusses Colombia Cease Fire Deal http://bit.ly/291CzQO?&ntype=csi6.28.2016The Puzzlemaster and the Prodigy, Featuring Will Shortz ‘77The Puzzlemaster and the Prodigy, Featuring Will Shortz ‘77http://es.pn/290ToyK ?&ntype=csi6.27.2016Ryan Appoints Ernest Ballou Jr. '83 as One of Two Top House AttorneysRyan Appoints Ernest Ballou Jr. '83 as One of Two Top House Attorneyshttp://bit.ly/2913uzq?&ntype=csi6.21.2016Nathalie Gilfoyle '74, APA’s General Counsel, Retires Nathalie Gilfoyle '74, APA’s General Counsel, Retires http://bit.ly/28Kyr75?&ntype=csi6.20.2016Sen. Angus King '69 On How 2016 Is Different From Other Presidential CampaignsSen. Angus King '69 On How 2016 Is Different From Other Presidential Campaignshttp://n.pr/28JkRnF?&ntype=csi6.17.2016New CEO of Major Anti-Poverty Nonprofit, Maurice Jones '92, Started Life on a Virginia Tobacco Farm New CEO of Major Anti-Poverty Nonprofit, Maurice Jones '92, Started Life on a Virginia Tobacco Farm http://huff.to/1Ug7kqc?&ntype=csi6.14.2016Former Top U.S. Military Lawyer, Richard Gross ‘93, Named Senior FellowFormer Top U.S. Military Lawyer, Richard Gross ‘93, Named Senior Fellowhttp://bit.ly/1S3TShy?&ntype=csi6.13.2016Mortimer Caplin '40, On The Brink Of 100, Looks Back On D-Day ServiceMortimer Caplin '40, On The Brink Of 100, Looks Back On D-Day Servicehttp://n.pr/1Ynmuty?&ntype=csi6.9.2016Jim Ryan '92 Tells Story of Being Reunited with His Birth MotherJim Ryan '92 Tells Story of Being Reunited with His Birth Motherhttp://bit.ly/1UiVee2?&ntype=csi6.9.2016Leading Questions: A Chat with PETA Lawyer Jeff Kerr '87Leading Questions: A Chat with PETA Lawyer Jeff Kerr '87http://on.wsj.com/21afUW5?&ntype=csi6.2.2016Q&A with TechFreedom President Berin Szoka ‘04 Q&A with TechFreedom President Berin Szoka ‘04http://bit.ly/1sr2N7P?&ntype=csi6.1.2016New State Bar of Texas President Frank Stevenson ‘80 on Advancing OpportunityNew State Bar of Texas President Frank Stevenson ‘80 Discusses Advancing Opportunityhttp://bit.ly/1t1cyu6?&ntype=csi6.1.2016Q&A: 99-Year-Old Former IRS Commissioner Mortimer Caplin '40 on Life and TaxesQ&A: 99-Year-Old Former IRS Commissioner Mortimer Caplin '40 on Life and Taxeshttp://on.wsj.com/1XPktWv?&ntype=csi5.31.2016SEIA Appoints Tom Kimbis '97 Interim President SEIA Appoints Tom Kimbis '97 Interim Presidenthttp://bit.ly/1sZggV6?&ntype=csi5.27.2016Katten Names Roger Furey ‘83 New ChairmanKatten Names Roger Furey ‘83 New Chairmanhttp://bit.ly/1TEVekQ?&ntype=csi5.24.2016Civil Rights Leader Elaine R. Jones ‘70 Urges Law School Graduates to Embrace Excellence and Broaden HorizonsCivil Rights Leader Elaine R. Jones ‘70 Urges Law School Graduates to Embrace Excellence and Broaden Horizonshttp://bit.ly/1U7LW00?&ntype=csi5.20.2016Stratford Hall Names John Bacon ‘83 New PresidentStratford Hall Names John Bacon ‘83 New Presidenthttp://bit.ly/1U4KWcR?&ntype=csi5.20.2016Colonial Williamsburg Hires Mark Hileman '82 as General CounselColonial Williamsburg Hires Mark Hileman '82 as General Counselhttp://bit.ly/25dwT0n?&ntype=csi5.18.2016Ted Kennedy '59 One of the ‘Great Architects’ of Peace in Northern IrelandTed Kennedy '59 One of the ‘Great Architects’ of Peace in the Northhttp://bit.ly/1OzIeuz?&ntype=csi5.12.2016UNC Hires New Chief Lawyer, Mark Merritt ‘82UNC Hires New Chief Lawyer, Mark Merritt ‘82http://bit.ly/1R02rcL?&ntype=csi5.11.2016Love of Golf Drives Vinny Giles ‘69 to Virginia Golf Hall of FameLove of Golf Drives Vinny Giles ‘69 to Virginia Golf Hall of Famehttp://bit.ly/1rGx8Pv?&ntype=csi5.9.2016Sri Lankan Nilakshi Parndigamage ‘10 Appointed to Top Yale PositionSri Lankan Nilakshi Parndigamage ‘10 Appointed to Top Yale Positionhttp://bit.ly/1SYESGH?&ntype=csi5.6.2016Ralph Baxter ‘74 , Former Biglaw CEO And Current Innovation TitanRalph Baxter ‘74 , Former Biglaw CEO And Current Innovation Titanhttp://bit.ly/1TMA0DC?&ntype=csi5.6.2016Robert S. Mueller III ‘73 to Receive ABA Award for Law and National Security ContributionsRobert S. Mueller III ‘73 to Receive ABA Award for Law and National Security Contributionshttp://bit.ly/1WbyTBd?&ntype=csi5.5.2016Michael Hollander '08 Uses Tech Savvy to Help Formerly Incarcerated Expunge RecordsMichael Hollander '08 Uses Tech Savvy to Help Formerly Incarcerated Expunge Recordshttp://bit.ly/1W7Qeu8?&ntype=csi4.26.2016Steve Okun '91 Improves Lives in Bali with New Business Model Steve Okun '91 Improves Lives in Bali with New Business Modelhttp://bit.ly/1NPXe7i?&ntype=csi4.19.2016Helgi Walker '91 on her SCOTUS Friend-of-Court AppearanceHelgi Walker '91 on her SCOTUS Friend-of-Court Appearancehttp://bit.ly/1Nkm6ZT?&ntype=csi4.15.2016Steve Okun '91 on Preparing Social Enterprises for InvestmentSteve Okun '91 on Preparing Social Enterprises for Investmenthttp://bit.ly/1Sf6Psf?&ntype=csi4.7.2016How Bob Wright ‘68 Made Must-See TVHow Bob Wright ‘68 Made Must-See TVhttp://on.wsj.com/1NaMMXx?&ntype=csi3.18.2016Roman Lifson '92 is Fastest Lawyer in RichmondRoman Lifson '92 is Fastest Lawyer in Richmondhttp://bit.ly/1S8CPhn?&ntype=csi3.18.2016John Gleeson '80 Revealed New Model for ForgivenessJohn Gleeson '80 Revealed New Model for Forgivenesshttp://nyti.ms/259pi04?&ntype=csi3.10.2016D.C. Superior Court Preparing to Swear In Robert A. Salerno '90D.C. Superior Court Preparing to Swear In Robert A. Salerno '90http://bit.ly/1UhOQ6i?&ntype=csi2.29.2016Peter Vincent ‘95 Talks About El Chapo's Delusional NaturePeter Vincent ‘95 Talks About El Chapo's Delusional Naturehttp://cbsn.ws/1QQcFmr?&ntype=csi2.25.2016U.S. District Judge Carlton Reeves '89 Receives 2016 Distinguished Jurist Award U.S. District Judge Carlton Reeves '89 Receives 2016 Distinguished Jurist Award http://bit.ly/1LfHqhY?&ntype=csi2.18.2016Jerry Falwell Jr. ‘87 and Franklin Graham Reinvent Their Fathers' LegaciesJerry Falwell Jr. ‘87 and Franklin Graham Reinvent Their Fathers' Legacieshttp://nyti.ms/1Q3yuN7?&ntype=csi2.18.2016Obama Appoints O'Melveny Vice Chair Tom Donilon ‘85 to Cybersecurity CommissionObama Appoints O'Melveny Vice Chair Tom Donilon ‘85 to Cybersecurity Commissionhttp://bit.ly/1KsjYhv?&ntype=csi2.16.2016Richmond Commonwealth's Attorney Michael N. Herring ‘90 Wins Virginia State Bar Award Richmond Commonwealth's Attorney Michael N. Herring ‘90 Wins Virginia State Bar Award http://bit.ly/1VkogYN?&ntype=csi2.8.2016Net Neutrality Again Puts FCC General Counsel Jonathan Sallet ‘78 at Center StageNet Neutrality Again Puts FCC General Counsel Jonathan Sallet ‘78 at Center Stagehttp://nyti.ms/1SZAHdk?&ntype=csi1.28.2016Cornell's First Woman President, Elizabeth Garrett '88, Named UVA's 2016 Distinguished AlumnaCornell's First Woman President, Elizabeth Garrett '88, Named UVA's 2016 Distinguished Alumnahttp://bit.ly/1lWuLVe?&ntype=csi1.21.2016The Wall Street Journal Chats With Dean Strang '85The Wall Street Journal Chats With Dean Strang '85http://on.wsj.com/20gI5mX?&ntype=csi1.20.2016William Isaacson '86 and Beth Wilkinson '87 Make Litigators of Year ListWilliam Isaacson '86 and Beth Wilkinson '87 Make Litigators of Year Listhttp://bit.ly/1ZBlHlU?&ntype=csi1.19.2016Virginia Basketball Legend Richard "Buzzy" Wilkinson ‘62 Passes Away Virginia Basketball Legend Richard "Buzzy" Wilkinson ‘62 Passes Awayhttp://bit.ly/1KqZz6X?&ntype=csi1.13.2016Associate Justice Jeannette Theriot Knoll ‘95 to Retire from Lousiana Supreme CourtAssociate Justice Jeannette Theriot Knoll ‘95 to Retire from Lousiana Supreme Courthttp://bit.ly/1Zu24l6?&ntype=csi1.11.2016Donald Yee '87: College Athletes Could Force a ChangeDonald Yee '87: College Athletes Could Force a Changehttp://wapo.st/1OXBImr?&ntype=csi1.11.2016Delegate Jennifer McClellan '97: 'I listen first.'Delegate Jennifer McClellan '97: 'I listen first.'http://bit.ly/1SJFrUy?&ntype=csi1.11.2016Making a Murderer’s Dean Strang '85 on Being a Heartthrob and Other TopicsMaking a Murderer’s Dean Strang '85 on Being a Heartthrob and Other Topicshttp://slate.me/1VZERBP?&ntype=csi1.11.2016For Charlottesville's New Mayor, Mike Signer ‘04, Public Service is 'Cause of My Life' For Charlottesville's New Mayor, Mike Signer ‘04, Public Service is 'Cause of My Life' http://bit.ly/1mQkUBe?&ntype=csi1.8.2016Walter Metcalfe ’64 Named the St. Louis Post-Dispatch 2015 Citizen of the YearWalter Metcalfe ’64 Named the St. Louis Post-Dispatch 2015 Citizen of the Yearhttp://bit.ly/1n7TyqC?&ntype=csi1.7.2016How Roger Goodell and Cynthia Hogan '84 are Turning the NFL Into a Political MachineHow Roger Goodell and Cynthia Hogan '84 are Turning the NFL Into a Political Machinehttp://es.pn/1S62B8e?&ntype=csi1.6.2016Anisha Singh ‘12 Makes Forbes' Top 30 Under 30Anisha Singh ‘12 Makes Forbes' Top 30 Under 30http://onforb.es/1PKkXYY?&ntype=csi1.5.2016John Gleeson ‘80, Prominent Brooklyn Federal Judge, to Step Down John Gleeson ‘80, Prominent Brooklyn Federal Judge, to Step Down http://on.wsj.com/1R9Bmt3?&ntype=csi1.5.2016Talking Bach With Radio Denizen Teri Noel Towe ‘73 Talking Bach With Radio Denizen Teri Noel Towe ‘73http://on.wsj.com/1Uu7shk?&ntype=csi1.5.2016Dean Strang '85 is Lawyer Hero of 'Making a Murderer'Dean Strang '85 is Lawyer Hero of 'Making a Murderer'http://bit.ly/1ZKoRpw?&ntype=csi1.4.2016APA General Counsel Nathalie Gilfoyle ‘74 Funds Legal Training on Law and PsychologyAPA General Counsel Nathalie Gilfoyle ‘74 Funds Legal Training on Law and Psychologyhttp://bit.ly/1O0qQAR?&ntype=csi12.28.2015Dean Strang '85 a Millennial's Atticus Finch in "Making a Murderer"Dean Strang '85 a Millennial's Atticus Finch in "Making a Murderer"http://www.mtv.com/news/2718081/making-a-murderer-true-crime-whodunnit/?&ntype=csi12.28.2015Craig Silliman ‘94 Promoted to General Counsel for VerizonCraig Silliman ‘94 Promoted to General Counsel for Verizonhttp://bit.ly/1QX38Jo?&ntype=csi12.28.2015David L. Faigman ‘86 Named Acting Chancellor and Dean of UC Hastings David L. Faigman ‘86 Named Acting Chancellor and Dean of UC Hastingshttp://bit.ly/1QPxuxM?&ntype=csi12.21.2015James Covington '61, Pioneer in Luxury Condo Market, Continues to Find SuccessJames Covington '61, Pioneer in Luxury Condo Market, Continues to Find Successhttp://bit.ly/1Ik5WNZ?&ntype=csi12.21.2015Matt Petersen ‘99 Elected Chairman of the Federal Election Commission Matt Petersen ‘99 Elected Chairman of the Federal Election Commission http://bit.ly/1OhIpZZ?&ntype=csi12.8.2015Justice David Chandler '04 Resigning from SCOMISS to Oversee Foster Care Justice David Chandler '04 Resigning from SCOMISS to Oversee Foster Care http://on.thec-l.com/1lr9y6p?&ntype=csi12.8.2015Judges Remove 'Interim' From U.S. Attorney John Horn '96's Title in Atlanta Judges Remove 'Interim' From US Attorney John Horn '96's Title in Atlanta http://bit.ly/1ORBnhQ?&ntype=csi12.3.2015Tommy Goodman ’06 Helps Pitch Baseball in CubaTommy Goodman ’06 Helps Pitch Baseball in Cubahttp://nyti.ms/1PAGqX1?&ntype=csi11.23.2015Gerald Lee ’97 Launches Modern Logistics in BrazilGerald Lee ’97 Launches Modern Logistics in Brazilhttp://bloom.bg/1XlJvZP?&ntype=csi11.18.2015David Baldacci '86: 'My 5 Best Novels'David Baldacci '86: 'My 5 Best Novels'http://bit.ly/1QMADwK?&ntype=csi11.3.2015Will Shortz '77 and the Ping-Pong ProdigyWill Shortz '77 and the Ping-Pong Prodigyhttp://bit.ly/1Q8Q8yv?&ntype=csi11.2.2015Former Judge Margaret Spencer '72 Honored with Humanitarian AwardFormer Judge Margaret Spencer '72 Honored with Humanitarian Awardhttp://bit.ly/1GZwS4A?&ntype=csi10.29.2015Departing Federal Prosecutor Andrew Boutros ‘01 Wanted to Give BackDeparting Federal Prosecutor Andrew Boutros ‘01 Wanted to Give Backhttp://bit.ly/1GH6b4A?&ntype=csi10.22.2015Jackie Lee '00 Named to Head Immigration Lawyers Association D.C. ChapterJackie Lee '00 Named to Head Immigration Lawyers Association D.C. Chapterhttp://bit.ly/1NpCGnu?&ntype=csi10.22.2015Jake Olcott ‘05 Discusses Cyber Risks and How Companies Assign ValueJake Olcott ‘05 Discusses Cyber Risks and How Companies Assign Valuehttp://onforb.es/1hX0V11?&ntype=csi10.1.2015PETA Lawyer Jeffrey Kerr '87 Discusses Monkey's Copyright Suit over Selfie PETA Lawyer Jeffrey Kerr '87 Discusses Monkey's Copyright Suit over Selfie http://bit.ly/1FI1QxI?&ntype=csi9.29.2015Global Automakers Hires Charles Haake '97 as Director and Assistant General Counsel Global Automakers Hires Charles Haake '97 as Director and Assistant General Counsel http://prn.to/1LZrVoz?&ntype=csi9.28.2015UVA's Miller Center Releases Sen.Ted Kennedy '59 Oral HistoryUVA's Miller Center Releases Sen. Ted Kennedy '59 Oral Historyhttp://bit.ly/1PJNcWO?&ntype=csi9.9.2015Michael Hollander ’08 Named 2015 ABA Journal Legal RebelMichael Hollander ’08 Named 2015 ABA Journal Legal Rebelhttp://bit.ly/1Lk2TjK?&ntype=csi9.3.2015NBC to Produce Comedy Pilot of Kassia Miller '06NBC to Produce Comedy Pilot of Kassia Miller '06http://bit.ly/1Up5Ae4?&ntype=csi9.1.2015John Gleeson '80 Among Judges Taking New Look at PunishmentJohn Gleeson '80 Among Judges Taking New Look at Punishmenthttp://nyti.ms/1Kp7Jld?&ntype=csi8.28.2015Bob Inglis '84 Awarded 2015 JFK Profile in CourageBob Inglis '84 Awarded 2015 JFK Profile in Couragehttp://bit.ly/1PXm4Eh?&ntype=csi8.25.2015Elizabeth Garrett ‘88: Time to Look at Higher Ed. Through Different LensElizabeth Garrett ‘88: Time to Look at Higher Ed. Through Different Lenshttp://wapo.st/1EfYfpK?&ntype=csi8.24.2015David Leitch '85 of Ford: 'I Don't Try To Define Law Firms; I Try To Solve Problems'David Leitch '85 of Ford: 'I Don't Try To Define Law Firms; I Try To Solve Problems'http://onforb.es/1fBxLDr?&ntype=csi8.21.2015Mike Slive LL.B. ‘65 Will Miss Camaraderie of Being CommissionerMike Slive LL.B. ‘65 Will Miss Camaraderie of Being Commissionerhttp://bit.ly/1PDsZCm?&ntype=csi8.21.2015Raqiyyah R. Pippins ‘06 on Black Lawyers Becoming Partner Raqiyyah R. Pippins ‘06 on Black Lawyers Becoming Partner http://nyti.ms/1UXxFWI?&ntype=csi8.21.2015Ryan Coonerty '01 Called to ServeRyan Coonerty '01 Called to Servehttp://bit.ly/1Ea7lEz?&ntype=csi8.5.2015Andrea Dvorak '06 Ready to Take on The UCI World Cycling ChampionshipsAndrea Dvorak '06 Ready to Take on The UCI World Cycling Championshipshttp://bit.ly/1IH53IA?&ntype=csi7.29.2015Meet Jim Gilmore '77: Everything You Need to Know About the Potential 2016 Presidential CandidateMeet Jim Gilmore '77: Everything You Need to Know About the Potential 2016 Presidential Candidatehttp://abcn.ws/1h504LV?&ntype=csi7.29.2015TIAA-CREF Names J. Keith Morgan '76 as EVP, Chief Legal OfficerTIAA-CREF Names Keith Morgan '76 as EVP, Chief Legal Officerhttp://bit.ly/1D8LsoI?&ntype=csi7.28.2015Elisabeth Custalow ‘09 Fights for Animal RightsElisabeth Custalow ‘09 Fights for Animal Rightshttp://bit.ly/1JrYVcd?&ntype=csi7.27.2015McAuliffe to Name Jane Marum Roush ‘81 to Virginia Supreme CourtMcAuliffe to Name Jane Marum Roush ‘81 to Virginia Supreme Courthttp://bit.ly/1SJA0l4?&ntype=csi7.16.2015Donald Jackson ‘90 May Help Player Get to VirginiaDonald Jackson ‘90 May Help Player Get to Virginiahttp://bit.ly/1CJf63v?&ntype=csi7.7.2015Rebecca Vallas '09 Says Criminal Records Drive Job Seekers Into PovertyRebecca Vallas '09 Says Criminal Records Drive Job Seekers Into Povertyhttp://to.pbs.org/1fkbJFR?&ntype=csi7.6.2015Jim Neale '98 Explains How Innocence Project, Norfolk Inmate Helped Change Exculpatory Evidence Law Jim Neale '98 Explains How Innocence Project, Norfolk Inmate Helped Change Exculpatory Evidence Law http://bit.ly/1Us8egp?&ntype=csi7.1.2015Maria Smith ‘83 Featured in Story on 'Justice Gap'Maria Smith ‘83 Featured in Story on 'Justice Gap'http://bit.ly/1GZrdrC?&ntype=csi6.12.2015UVA Names Rusty Conner '81 as Next Vce RectorUVA Names Rusty Conner '81 as Next Vce Rectorhttp://bit.ly/1B7yqXG?&ntype=csi6.11.2015Eric Taylor '88 Elected California Judges Association President for Second TimeEric Taylor '88 Elected California Judges Association President for Second Timehttp://bit.ly/1JMykWB?&ntype=csi6.9.2015Louise Sams '85 Named to Princeton Board of Trustees Louise Sams '85 Named to Princeton Board of Trusteeshttp://bit.ly/1dty6XU?&ntype=csi6.3.2015Whittington W. Clement ‘74 Among New UVA Board of Visitors MembersWhittington W. Clement ‘74 Among New UVA Board of Visitors Membershttp://bit.ly/1ePW2G4?&ntype=csi5.14.2015Top FBI Official Chuck Rosenberg '90 to Helm DEATop FBI Official Chuck Rosenberg '90 to Helm DEAhttp://wapo.st/1PIurBS?&ntype=csi5.11.2015Frank Stevenson '80 Selected as State Bar of Texas President-ElectFrank Stevenson '80 Selected as State Bar of Texas President-Electhttp://bit.ly/1cqr5GZ?&ntype=csi5.11.2015Cynthia Kinser ‘77, Former Va. Chief Justice, Joins Gentry LockeCynthia Kinser ‘77, Former Va. Chief Justice, Joins Gentry Locke http://bit.ly/1GZdkXF?&ntype=csi4.29.2015Chuck Robb '73 Took Long View on Gay MarriageChuck Robb '73 Took Long View on Gay Marriagehttp://bit.ly/1GHYCtf?&ntype=csi4.28.2015Kelly Currie '93 Named to Replace Loretta Lynch in Eastern District Kelly Currie '93 Named to Replace Loretta Lynch in Eastern District http://bit.ly/1DyvXQ3?&ntype=csi4.20.2015Q&A with Calvin "Woody" Fowler '87, Williams Mullen’s New Head HonchoQ&A with Calvin "Woody" Fowler '87, Williams Mullen’s New Head Honchohttp://bit.ly/1HMaGsA?&ntype=csi4.15.2015Jack W. Gravely '72 Named Interim Head of Va. NAACPJack W. Gravely '72 Named Interim Head of Va. NAACPhttp://bit.ly/1H37d8q?&ntype=csi4.1.2015Radford President Penelope W. Kyle '79 to RetireRadford President Penelope W. Kyle '79 to Retirehttp://bit.ly/1xzaiuR?&ntype=csi3.25.2015University of Wyoming Hires Klint Alexander '99 as Law School DeanUniversity of Wyoming Hires Klint Alexander '99 as Law School Deanhttp://bit.ly/1y6erBl?&ntype=csi3.20.2015David Baldacci '86 Says Law School Inspired Novel-Writing CareerDavid Baldacci '86 Says Law School Inspired Novel-Writing Careerhttp://bit.ly/1ExpOEL?&ntype=csi3.17.2015Eric Broyles '95: From Disengaged High-Schooler to Corporate Attorney and CEOEric Broyles '95: From Disengaged High-Schooler to Corporate Attorney and CEOhttp://cin.ci/1xuJ2IJ?&ntype=csi3.17.2015Andrew D. Leipold ‘85 Explains Why Change of Venue Didn't Occur in Marathon Bomber CaseAndrew D. Leipold ‘85 Explains Why Change of Venue Didn't Occur in Marathon Bomber Casehttp://bit.ly/1AABlls?&ntype=csi3.17.2015Jeff Kreisler '98 Talks Comedy in Advance of Aspen PerformanceJeff Kreisler '98 Talks Comedy in Advance of Aspen Performancehttp://bit.ly/1HXfvxq?&ntype=csi3.3.2015The Man Behind The Speech: Judge Carlton Reeves '89 Takes On Mississippi's PastThe Man Behind The Speech: Judge Carlton Reeves '89 Takes On Mississippi's Pasthttp://n.pr/1GOfkE6?&ntype=csi2.26.2015Edward J. Kelly III '81 Named to MetLife’s Board of DirectorsEdward J. Kelly, III '81 Named to MetLife’s Board of Directorshttp://bit.ly/1DX9651?&ntype=csi2.25.2015International Law Firm Partner Thomas E. Donilon ‘85 Joins Delta BoardInternational Law Firm Partner Thomas E. Donilon ‘85 Joins Delta Boardhttp://bit.ly/1BnX85C?&ntype=csi2.20.2015Brendan Johnson ‘01, South Dakota's Top Federal Prosecutor, to Resign Brendan Johnson ‘01, South Dakota's Top Federal Prosecutor, to Resign http://bit.ly/1ztJ9or?&ntype=csi2.20.2015Michael McCann ‘02 on How LeBron James' New Role Could Impact NBAMichael McCann ‘02 on How LeBron James' New Role Could Impact NBAhttp://on.si.com/1MFH1D3?&ntype=csi1.27.2015VBA Installs 'Pete' Johnson as PresidentVBA Installs Harry M. “Pete” Johnson III ‘88 http://bit.ly/15FFX0A?&ntype=csi1.26.2015To Understand Russell Wilson’s Heart, Understand His Late Father, Harrison Wilson III '80To Understand Russell Wilson’s Heart, Understand His Late Father, Harrison Wilson III '80http://bit.ly/1wxQml1?&ntype=csi1.15.2015John Horn Takes Over as Acting Atlanta U.S. AttorneyJohn A. Horn ‘96 has assumed acting leadership of the Atlanta U.S. attorney’s office.http://bit.ly/1u6Pcm2?&ntype=csi1.14.2015With Elizabeth Garrett '88’s Ascension to Cornell Presidency, Women Will Lead Half of the Ivy LeagueWith Elizabeth Garrett '88’s Ascension to Cornell Presidency, Women Will Lead Half of the Ivy Leaguehttp://wapo.st/1KKEmHr?&ntype=csi1.9.2015Williams Mullen Law Firm Elects Calvin Woody Fowler Jr. '87 CEO and PresidentWilliams Mullen Law Firm Elects Calvin Woody Fowler Jr. '87 CEO and Presidenthttp://bit.ly/1y0gbhB?&ntype=csi1.9.2015Virginia Supreme Court Gets New Chief Justice, Donald Lemons '76 Virginia Supreme Court Gets New Chief Justice, Donald Lemons '76 http://bit.ly/14CPe9O?&ntype=csi1.7.2015Thomas Saylor '04 Sworn in as Pa.'s 56th Chief JusticeThomas Saylor '04 Sworn in as Pa.'s 56th Chief Justicehttp://bit.ly/1ByYpEg?&ntype=csi1.6.2015Law & Policy 30 Under 30: Emily Renzelli '12Law & Policy 30 Under 30: Emily Renzelli '12http://onforb.es/1xO5VZv?&ntype=csi1.6.2015After 21 Years on Supreme Court Bench, Ronald D. Castille ‘71 Retires After 21 Years on Supreme Court Bench, Ronald D. Castille ‘71 Retireshttp://bit.ly/1s1r2Ix?&ntype=csi1.6.2015An Attorney with the Heart of a Musician: W. Scott Street III ‘68An Attorney with the Heart of a Musician: W. Scott Street III ‘68http://bit.ly/1zQZ0gr?&ntype=csi1.6.2015McGuireWoods Scores 3 New Former U.S. Supreme Court Clerks: Katherine Mims Crocker '12, Brian Schmalzbach '10 and Rebecca Gantt '11McGuireWoods Scores 3 New Former U.S. Supreme Court Clerks: Katherine Mims Crocker '12, Brian Schmalzbach '10 and Rebecca Gantt '11http://bit.ly/1Il1N6e?&ntype=csi12.29.2014Kelly Currie ‘93 in Running for Top Federal Prosecutor's Slot in Brooklyn, N.Y.Kelly Currie ‘93 in Running for Top Federal Prosecutor's Slot in Brooklyn, N.Y.http://bloom.bg/1BjZUUy?&ntype=csi12.18.2014U.S. Senate Confirms Amit Priyavadan Mehta ‘97 as a Federal Judge U.S. Senate Confirms Amit Priyavadan Mehta ‘97 as a Federal Judgehttp://bit.ly/1C5Xt9k?&ntype=csi12.8.2014JPMorgan Exec Katherine Keating '87 Named Commonfund CEOJPMorgan Exec Katherine Keating '87 Named Commonfund CEOhttp://bit.ly/1ubHVeQ?&ntype=csi11.24.2014Bob Trammell '99 Elected to Georgia General AssemblyBob Trammell '99 Elected to Georgia General Assemblyhttp://bit.ly/1vG29Ug?&ntype=csi11.17.2014Burson-Marsteller C.E.O. Donald Baer '81 Named Chairman of PBS BoardBurson-Marsteller C.E.O. Donald Baer '81 Named Chairman of PBS Boardhttp://bit.ly/1sP6Zqo?&ntype=csi11.5.2014Mark D. Martin '98 LL.M. Wins N.C. Supreme Court Chief Justice SeatMark D. Martin '98 LL.M. Wins N.C. Supreme Court Chief Justice Seathttp://bit.ly/1x4dQUh?&ntype=csi11.4.2014Karl Racine '89 Wins First-Ever Race for D.C. Attorney GeneralKarl Racine '89 Wins First-Ever Race for D.C. Attorney Generalhttp://wapo.st/1GpneES?&ntype=csi11.4.2014Cynthia Hogan '84 Goes from White House to NFL as League’s Washington RepresentativeCynthia Hogan '84 Goes from White House to NFL as League’s Washington Representativehttp://wapo.st/1s4Vpac?&ntype=csi11.4.2014Tea Party Favorite Ken Paxton '91 Elected Texas Attorney GeneralTea Party Favorite Ken Paxton '91 Elected Texas Attorney Generalhttp://bit.ly/1GsFFaV?&ntype=csi10.31.2014Joseph Saveri '87, 'Titan of the Plaintiffs Bar,' Saw Potential for Class Action Against Tech GiantsJoseph Saveri '87, 'Titan of the Plaintiffs Bar,' Saw Potential for Class Action Against Tech Giantshttp://bit.ly/1q9JYP5?&ntype=csi10.7.2014Allison Orr Larsen ‘04 Featured on the Colbert ReportThe Colbert Report features alumna Allison Orr Larsen ‘04 and the Virginia Law Review.http://on.cc.com/1s9f1ir?&ntype=csi10.6.2014Kim Keenan '87 Becomes President and CEO of Minority Media & Telecommunications CouncilThe Minority Media & Telecommunications Council has named Kim Keenan '87 president and CEO.http://bit.ly/1vJh2m3?&ntype=csi10.1.2014Meet the 13th President of Cornell University: Elizabeth Garrett '88The Cornell University Board of Trustees unanimously elected Elizabeth Garrett '88, provost and senior vice president for academic affairs at the University of Southern California, Cornell's next president. Garrett will assume the presidency July 1, 2015.http://bit.ly/1rIyCWn?&ntype=csi9.23.2014Don Baer '81 on the West's Bruised Confidence in CapitalismDoubts about corporations and their CEOs linger after the 2008 financial crisis, and more work needs to be done, says Don Baer '81.http://on.wsj.com/1r1mWPb?&ntype=csi9.18.2014Ted Eliopoulos ’89 Selected as Largest U.S. Pension Chief Investment Officer The California Public Employees’ Retirement System, the largest U.S. pension, has picked Ted Eliopoulos '89 as chief investment officer.http://bloom.bg/1rf5JRq?&ntype=csi9.18.2014NFL Announces 4 Women Will Help Shape League Policy, Including Lisa Friel ‘83The National Football League has retained among its senior advisors Lisa Friel ‘83, the former head of the Sex Crimes Prosecution Unit in the New York County District Attorney's Office.http://usat.ly/1uTFaAl?&ntype=csi9.18.2014NFL Hires Ex-White House Official Cynthia C. Hogan '84The NFL has hired Cynthia C. Hogan '84, a former deputy assistant in the Obama administration, as its senior vice president of public policy and government affairs.http://es.pn/1wAKw7y?&ntype=csi9.12.2014NFL Commissioner Calls on Former FBI Director Robert Mueller '73After a graphic video surfaced showing a star running back knocking out his fiancée, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell asked Robert Mueller '73, the former FBI director, to conduct an independent investigation into the league’s pursuit and handling of evidence in the domestic violence incident.http://nyti.ms/1owWQNY?&ntype=csi9.12.2014Deputy U.S. Solicitor General Edwin Kneedler '74 Up for Service to America Medal He served as acting solicitor general, worked nearly 40 years in the Justice Department and has argued more cases in the Supreme Court than any other practicing lawyer. Edwin Kneedler '74 is now in the running for Samuel J. Heyman Service to America Career Achievement Medal.http://wapo.st/1pbqRlK?&ntype=csi8.18.2014Supreme Court of Virginia Elects Donald Lemons '76 to Succeed Chief Justice Cynthia Kinser '77Justice Donald Lemons '76 was elected by members of the Supreme Court of Virginia to succeed the retiring Chief Justice Cynthia Kinser '77. Lemons was elected to the high court in 2000, having previously served on the Court of Appeals of Virginia. http://wapo.st/1mcQhiQ?&ntype=csi7.15.2014WSJ on J. Travis Laster '95, Vice Chancellor on Delaware's Court of ChanceryThe Wall Street Journal takes a look at the rulings of J. Travis Laster '95, vice chancellor on the nation's most influential business court, the Delaware Court of Chancery.http://on.wsj.com/1rergKx?&ntype=csi7.7.2014Treasury's Sharon Yuan '03 Heads to U.S.-China Talks on Market Access for U.S. Businesses Sharon Yuan '03 travels to China this week for the U.S.-China Strategic and Economic Dialogue. Yuan is head of the U.S. Treasury Department's trade and investment policy and its chief China coordinator.http://bloom.bg/VT4TxB ?&ntype=csi6.11.2014NYT Notes the Influence of Laura Ingraham '91 in Eric Cantor's DeafeatThe New York Times features the reach of political commentator and talk show host Laura Ingraham '91 in David Brat's unexpected defeat of U.S. Rep. Eric Cantor in the Virginia Primary. http://nyti.ms/1hPgCH0?&ntype=csi6.9.2014President Nominates Cary Douglas Pugh '94 to the U.S. Tax CourtCary Douglas Pugh '94, currently counsel in the tax department at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom, has been nominated by President Obama to serve as a judge on the United States Tax Court. http://1.usa.gov/1pclnwD?&ntype=csi4.8.2014A Closer Look at Calif Gov's Top Aide Nancy McFadden '87 As Calif. Gov. Jerry Brown’s top aide, Nancy McFadden ’87 is known for her finesse and shrewd political instincts.http://lat.ms/1e7Tu4h?&ntype=csi3.26.2014Former FBI Director Robert Mueller '73 Joins WilmerHaleRobert Mueller '73, who was the longest-serving director of the FBI since J. Edgar Hoover, is joining Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale & Dorr in Washington, D.C. For the majority of his career Mueller has been in government service. http://nyti.ms/1gBWkin?&ntype=csi1.3.2014Virginia's Incoming Governor Taps Maurice Jones '92 for Secretary of Commerce and TradeVirginia's Gov.-elect Terry McAuliffe has nominated Maurice Jones '92, a former newspaper publisher and current Obama administration official, as his choice for secretary of commerce and trade. The position is a key cabinet post as the state faces federal budget cuts and tries to lure the FBI headquarters to Springfield.http://wapo.st/1dZLn4V?&ntype=csi1.3.2014Virginia's Incoming AG taps two UVA Law alumni for key positionsVirginia's attorney general-elect Mark Herring has picked two UVA Law alumni to serve with him. McLean lawyer Stuart A. Raphael '89 and Richmond lawyer H. Lane Kneedler III '69will serve as senior officials in his office.http://bit.ly/KmzBst?&ntype=csi12.30.2013Judge in the News: Utah's Honorable Robert J. Shelby '98 Who is the Honorable Robert Shelby '98? A short profile of the federal judge who recently wrote that "Utah’s voter-approved ban on same-sex marriage violated the Constitution’s guarantees of equal protection under the law, and said that the ban denied gay and lesbian couples 'their fundamental right to marry.'" http://bit.ly/JF0uY3?&ntype=csi12.18.2013Lee Goodman '90 to Chair Federal Election Commission in 2014Federal Election Commission member Lee E. Goodman '90, appointed by President Obama on the recommendation of Sen. Mitch McConnell, has been elected chairman for election year 2014 by members of the commission.http://bit.ly/1kVj4qN?&ntype=csi12.6.2013U.S. District Court Judge Robert Shelby '98 Weighs Utah's Ban on Same-Sex MarriageU.S. District Court Judge Robert J. Shelby ’98 is weighing the constitutionality of Utah’s ban on same-sex marriage. Shelby's ruling will be the first since historic U.S. Supreme Court ruling in United States v. Windsor this summer. http://bit.ly/1blTJnv?&ntype=csi11.25.2013On Camera: J. Harvie Wilkinson '72 Interviewed for SCOTUSblogFederal Judge J. Harvie Wilkinson III ’72 of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit talks on camera about law school, running for Congress, clerking for Justice Lewis F. Powell, Jr., and learning the value of humility. http://bit.ly/1bcCdoi?&ntype=csi11.22.2013Former US Attorney Neil MacBride '92 Looks to Law Firm as Next ChallengeNeil MacBride ’92, the Eastern District of Virginia’s former U.S. attorney, will join Davis Polk & Wardwell in Washington, D.C. next spring and focus on government investigations and white-collar criminal defense work. http://wapo.st/17Uv4D5?&ntype=csi11.6.2013Amy Woolard '08 Answers 'What is a Good Day Job for a Poet?'Amy Woolard '08, a senior policy attorney with Voices for Virginia’s Children, stopped writing poetry for 10 years, during which she earned her law degree. Now she works for policy change and is back to writing her acclaimed poetry. http://bit.ly/HtVJiZ?&ntype=csi10.28.2013District Court Judge William Hood '90 Appointed to Colorado Supreme Court Denver District Court Judge William Hood III ’90 has been appointed as the 103rd Colorado Supreme Court justice. Hood has experienced the justice system from most sides: a prosecutor, criminal defense attorney, and civil litigator.http://bit.ly/1aOUxya?&ntype=csi10.10.2013Andrew Boutros '01 Builds Biggest Food Fraud Case in U.S. HistoryAssistant U.S. Attorney Andrew Boutros '01 and others who worked for years to build a case and prosecute international honey brokers, resulting in the biggest case of food fraud in U.S. history.http://buswk.co/17i7yPC?&ntype=csi10.8.2013Q&A with Warner Bros General Counsel John Rogovin '87Although John Rogovin '87 was happy "working the corridors of power" in Washington, D.C., when Warner Brothers approached him about becoming its general counsel he jumped at the chance. "The legal issues facing the content community are the most novel, interesting and exciting."http://www.latimes.com/entertainment/envelope/cotown/la-fi-ct-himi-rogovin-20131006,0,4495543.story?&ntype=csi10.3.2013Peggy O'Neal '76 First Female Club President in Australian Football League HistoryPeggy O'Neal ’76 was voted the first female club president in Australian Football League history. O'Neal will serve as president of the AFL’s Richmond Football Club, the Tigers. She’s lived in Australia for decades and has served on the Tigers’ board since 2005.http://bit.ly/1fM0B2M?&ntype=csi9.3.2013Rhode Island's Sole Law Dean David Logan '77 Stepping Down David Logan ’77 is one of the nation's 15 longest-serving law school deans. Logan has led Rhode Island's only law school for half of its existence, but is ready to return to full-time teaching.http://bo.st/15qsnrd ?&ntype=csi9.3.2013Top Republican Negotiator Rohit Kumar '00 is Leaving Capitol Hill After years of negotiating budget talks between Republicans and Democrats, Rohit Kumar '00, Senator Mitch McConnell's chief negotiator, is leaving.http://wapo.st/17wWLUN?&ntype=csi8.23.2013Neil MacBride '92 Prosecuted Some of the Nation's Biggest Cases, Ready for ChangeAfter successfully prosecuting cases ranging from financial fraud to Somali pirates murdering Americans, U.S. Attorney Neil MacBride ’92 is stepping down. The Eastern District of Virginia is home to both the CIA and the Pentagon and has “long played host to some of the nation’s most high-profile” cases. http://wapo.st/1ayLOVZ?&ntype=csi7.24.2013Former Sex Crimes Prosecutor Linda Fairstein '72 on the Handling of Sex Assaults on CampusesFormer Sex Crimes Prosecutor Linda Fairstein ’72, now a senior advisor on college policies and sex crimes at K2 Intelligence, on the handling of sex crimes at the nation’s universities and the effects social media has on the reporting of these crimes. http://lat.ms/136um1K?&ntype=csi7.23.2013Bart McLeay '84 Launches Bid for U.S. Senate SeatBusiness attorney and third-generation Nebraskan, Bart McLeay ’84, hopes to win a seat in the U.S. Senate and once elected, work to shrink the federal government and balance its budget.http://bit.ly/13YgPcI?&ntype=csi7.22.2013Meet Acting U.S. Attorney Lee Bentley ’83 A. Lee Bentley III ’83 is the acting U.S. Attorney for the Middle District of Florida. The Tampa Tribune profiled Bentley’s career, both public and private. http://bit.ly/12c48kK?&ntype=csi7.16.2013Melany Grout '07 Flies Across the Globe to Aid Bengali GirlsMelany Grout ’07 was featured in O magazine for her work teaching girls in West Bengal about land rights and how to grow food for sustenance and income, while living in a culture that favors sons. Grout is based in Seattle with the nonprofit, Landesa.http://bit.ly/17igd61?&ntype=csi7.15.2013The Honorable Boyce Martin '63 to Retire from 6th CircuitBoyce C. Martin, Jr. '63 will retire after 34 years and more than 1,500 opinions on the federal appeals court that covers Kentucky, Ohio, Michigan, and Tennessee. Martin cites his rulings on the Affordable Care Act, affirmative action, and the Maker's Mark bourbon cases as among his most significant while on the court. http://cjky.it/12rIrI2?&ntype=csi7.12.2013Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano '83 to Head UC SystemJanet Napolitano '83 is stepping down as secretary of Homeland Security to run the University of California, the nation's largest public university system. http://wapo.st/12J4qtV?&ntype=csi6.24.2013White House Nominates Lee Goodman '90 to FECPresident Barack Obama nominated Lee Goodman '90, an attorney with LeClair Ryan, to serve on the Federal Election Commission.http://on.wsj.com/12dm1Nv?&ntype=csi6.17.2013After 4 Years as Director at ICE, John Morton '94 to Step DownImmigration and Customs Enforcement director John Morton '94 will step down after leading the Homeland Security department for more than four years. During Morton's tenure, ICE prioritized the removal of criminal and dangerous illegal immigrants. Morton will reenter the private sector after two decades of public service. http://wapo.st/11tzMo4?&ntype=csi6.6.2013Tom Donilon '85 to Step Down as National Security AdviserTom Donilon ’85 is stepping down after three years as National Security Adviser. Donilon, a central member of President Obama’s foreign-policy team, is credited with exerting behind the scenes influence on a broad range of national security policy issues.http://nyti.ms/18RZVC7?&ntype=csi5.17.2013Ryan Malone '02 Gets 1981 Double Murder Conviction VacatedA Maryland state court judge has vacated a 1981 double murder conviction that Ropes & Gray counsel Ryan Malone '02 has worked on for 12 years as a pro bono case. Also a member of the team that worked to free the West Memphis Three, Malone estimates he works 500-600 pro bono hours per year. http://bit.ly/12hjS0P?&ntype=csi5.2.2013House of Delegates Member Robert Bell '95 Running for VA Attorney GeneralVirginia House of Delegates member Robert Bell '95 was profiled in the Richmond Times-Dispatch; Bell is running for state attorney general.http://bit.ly/YpauLI?&ntype=csi4.29.2013Syracuse University Names Dickens 'Deke' Mathieu '93 as University's Top LawyerDickens “Deke” Mathieu '93 has been named Syracuse University's general counsel.http://bit.ly/ZZp3zI?&ntype=csi4.29.2013William Schultz '74 Confirmed as General Counsel of HHSThe U.S. Senate confirmed William Schultz '74 as general counsel of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.http://1.usa.gov/ZMbqcK?&ntype=csi4.17.2013Harmeet Dhillon '93 Hopes to Grow the California Republican PartyCalifornia lawyer Harmeet Dhillon '93 is the first woman ever elected as vice chairman of the state's Republican Party. Dhillon hopes to expand the party, bringing new appeal to younger voters. http://bit.ly/13iS51c?&ntype=csi4.17.2013100 Days In: U.S. Senator Angus King '69 Working Hardest In His LifeU.S. Senator Angus King '69 reflects on working the "hardest he ever has in his life" during his first 100 days in office. King is the state's former two-term governor and thought he'd stepped away from politics for good.http://bit.ly/11opsPO?&ntype=csi4.2.2013Luis Fortuno '85 Talks GOP Strategy for Recapturing the Hispanic VotePuerto Rico's former governor, Luis Fortuno '85, visited Larry Sabato's American Politics class to talk GOP strategies to recapture the Hispanic vote in upcoming elections. Fortuno thinks controlled immigration reform is key to future party success. http://bit.ly/XbmDRu?&ntype=csi3.25.2013Longwood University Names W. Taylor Reveley IV '02 President Longwood University has named UVA Miller Center Director W. Taylor Reveley IV '02 as its new president, June 1. Fellow Wahoo, Patrick Finnegan '79, resigned as Longwood's president last summer because of health problems.http://bit.ly/YPXMiG ?&ntype=csi3.25.2013Jeffrey Standen '86 Named Dean at NKU's Chase College of LawNorthern Kentucky University named Jeffrey Standen '86 as its new dean of the Chase College of Law. Standen joins NKU from Willamette University in Salem, Ore.http://bit.ly/10FCoRN?&ntype=csi3.11.2013The Brothers Donilon: Tom Donilon '85 Advises the U.S. President, His Brother Advises a Papal ContenderNational Security Adviser Tom Donilon '85 advises President Obama, while his brother, Terry, is communications director for Boston's Cardinal Sean O'Malley, a papal contender. http://wapo.st/12I1Mdb?&ntype=csi3.4.2013West Virginia's U.S. Magistrate Judge Mary Stanley '73 RetiresWest Virginia's first female magistrate judge, Mary Stanley '73, is stepping down after two decades on the bench. Before taking to the bench, Stanley litigated for 15 years as a prosecutor, favoring fraud and public corruption cases. http://bit.ly/WE7GUE?&ntype=csi2.15.2013Bob Bauer '76 Tasked With Improving the Voting ExperienceRobert Bauer '76 is one of the two pre-eminent election lawyers appointed by President Obama to a presidential commission tasked with examining and suggesting repairs to the nation's voting experience.http://nyti.ms/VlLzHE?&ntype=csi2.12.2013Mortimer Caplin '40, America's Oldest Corporate Director Steps Down at 96Mort Caplin '40 has served on the board at Danaher since 1990, but the oldest corporate director at an S&P 500 company will devote his energies toward other passions come May.http://bloom.bg/Y7gbGX?&ntype=csi2.11.2013New Orleans' William Hines '82 Reigns as King of Carnival this Mardi GrasJones Walker managing partner, William Hines '82, will reign as King of Carnival for the 2013 Rex Krewe for 24-hours during Mardi Gras festivities. Hines is a native New Orleanian and a long-time civic activist, involved in a staggering number of organizations and projects to further his beloved hometown. http://bit.ly/11BXT9d?&ntype=csi2.4.2013Gayle Trotter '95 Advocates for High-Capacity Gun Rights Rhode Island Senator Sheldon Whitehouse '82 and lawyer and senior fellow of the Independent Women's Forum Gayle Trotter '95 debate the banning of high capacity weapons at a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing.http://wapo.st/UnoHXI?&ntype=csi1.31.2013Freshman Senator Angus King '69 Hits WashingtonIndependent, Freshman Senator Angus King '69 hits Washington with plans to draw upon his years as Maine's Governor to lessen partisanship in the nation's Capitol. http://thebea.st/Vwut6b?&ntype=csi1.31.2013NFL Players Association Chief DeMaurice Smith '89 Brings Players' Health Realities Front and CenterIn recent media appearances, NFL Players Association Chief DeMaurice Smith '89 Brings Players' Health Realities Front and Centerhttp://wapo.st/U2ZgL3?&ntype=csi1.15.2013Janet Napolitano '83 Staying on as Secretary of DHSDepartment of Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano '83 will stay in her post as President Obama crosses into his second term.http://wapo.st/ZP3DWw?&ntype=csi1.2.2013Longtime Norfolk Judge Louis Sherman '71 Retires After nearly two decades as a judge in general district and circuit courts, Louis Sherman ’71 has retired. In addition to hearing thousands of cases-disputes over traffic tickets, evictions and trials for brutal murders-he has spent a great deal of his career in public service law.http://bit.ly/10Ozlbg?&ntype=csi12.18.2012James Bassett '82 Confirmed to New Hampshire Supreme CourtAttorney James Bassett '82 was confirmed to the New Hampshire Supreme Court this spring. Bassett, who joined the five-member court as an associate justice, had been active in local government and has a reputation for his legal acumen and fairness.http://bit.ly/V5vrXN?&ntype=csi12.17.2012US Attorney Neil MacBride '92 Brings the World to Virginia's CourtroomsSince Sept. 11, 2001, the US Attorney's office led by Neil MacBride '92 has become a hub for some of the highest-profile terrorism and national security cases in the country. MacBride’s 130+ prosecutors are currently working on cases that reach into more than 60 countries on six continents. http://wapo.st/ZcVdO1?&ntype=csi12.6.2012Keven Martingayle '91 Elected President of VA State BarVirginia Beach attorney Kevin Martingayle '91 was voted the next president-elect of the Virginia State Bar after the organization's first contested election in 11 years. http://bit.ly/TFkzfJ?&ntype=csi10.22.2012Veteran L.A. County Judge Charles Sheldon '57 Steps Down After a storied career as a deputy District Attorney and Superior Court Judge, the Honorable Charles Sheldon '57 may turn to writing crime fiction now that he's retired. Surviving death threats while prosecuting members of the mafia and nearly being slashed by a convicted murderer, the judge has plenty of memories to draw upon. ...http://bit.ly/TCKTFX?&ntype=csi10.4.2012Bob Latham '83 Combines Balances Love of Sports and Commercial Litigation"Rugby-Playing Texas Lawyer" Bob Latham '83 has published a collection of columns and essays, "Winners & Losers: Rants, Riffs & Reflections on the World of Sports." Latham has served as a member of the US Olympic Committee, chairman of USA Rugby, and International Rugby Board executive committee member -- while maintaining ...http://sacb.ee/QJDo2V?&ntype=csi9.27.2012Senate Confirms Robert Shelby '98 to Utah's Federal CourtRobert Shelby ’98 was confirmed by the U.S. Senate as the newest judge on the federal bench in Utah. Nominated last December, Shelby fills a vacancy court officials say was causing a judicial emergency.http://bit.ly/TI56Au?&ntype=csi9.27.2012U.S. Senate Candidate Angus King '69: The making of a man without a partyU.S. Senate candidate and two-term governor of Maine, Angus King '69, considers himself part of the moderate majority. http://bit.ly/Qrxtjp?&ntype=csi9.25.2012National Security Adviser Tom Donilon '85 a Maestro of International Affairs National Security Adviser Thomas Donilon '85 has an especially challenging job managing America's foreign policy during the presidential campaign and election. http://nyti.ms/P131YW?&ntype=csi9.20.2012NKU President Geoff Mearns '87 On Running Through LifeGeoff Mearns '87 was a high school track star who went on to break an Olympic gold medalist's indoor two-mile record as a college freshman, and to qualify for the 1984 Olympic Trials while in law school. Mearns, the new president of Northern Kentucky University, sees the parallels between law and endurance running. http://bit.ly/UioZ05?&ntype=csi9.19.2012Pennsylvania's Chief Justice Ron Castille '71 Defies ExpectationsThe Supreme Court of Pennsylvania's Chief Justice, Ron Castille '71, has been unpredictable for his entire legal and political career. While awaiting the ruling on the state's controversial Voter ID case, predictions about Castille's vote were under examination.http://bit.ly/S7Gkqw?&ntype=csi8.23.2012George Mahoney '78 to Head Media GeneralIn June Media General sold more than 60 newspapers and publications, streamlining its holdings to mostly broadcast and digital media. The company's vice president for growth and performance, George Mahoney '78, will take the helm as CEO in January, and will set about to deliver growth and margin improvements in the television ...http://bit.ly/R3JYNJ?&ntype=csi8.23.2012Timothy Osterhaus '97 Florida's New Solicitor GeneralFlorida's Attorney General has named Timothy Osterhaus '97 as the state's new solicitor general. The SG represents the state before appellate courts including the Florida and United States Supreme Courts.http://hrld.us/PeLnS8?&ntype=csi8.16.2012Don Cornwell '78, Key Sleuth in the Bogus World of Rare Wines Los Angeles attorney Don Cornwell '78 first encountered wine counterfeiting in 1986. Since then he has worked tirelessly to unearth fraud in the world of old and rare wines and to warn those who might pay thousands for a scarce bottle of unknown provenance. http://huff.to/OYSKgo?&ntype=csi8.14.2012Former Judge Charles Becton, LL.M. '86, Appointed Interim Chancelor of N.C. Central UniversityCharles L. Becton, LL.M. '86, an attorney and former judge on the N.C. Court of Appeals is now interim chancellor of N.C. Central University. The former judge recently served as the John Scott Cansler Lecturer at the UNC-Chapel Hill School of Law and a visiting professor at the Duke University School of Law.http://bit.ly/PVo2mT?&ntype=csi7.2.2012Agent Rob Plummer '94 in Documentary about the Art of Signing Future MLB Stars in the Dominican RepublicFor years sports agent Rob Plummer '94 has dealt with the "fluidity" of signing young baseball recruits from the Dominican Republic. Twenty percent of all Major League Baseball players come from the D.R. Plummer took part in a documentary about the "industry," Ballplayer: Pelotero. Yahoo Sports takes a look at the film, ...http://yhoo.it/LsHxnh?&ntype=csi [previous next

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