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Editor: W. Patrick Tandy

March, 2004

Tydings & Rosenberg LLP announces that Glenn E. Bushel, Brian A. Balenson and William S. Heyman have become members of the firm. Also, Louis J. Rosenthal and L. Stephen Hess have become counsel to the firm, and Susan E. Roberto, Toyja E. Kelley, Matthew C. Brown, Jaime W. Luse and Jessica L. Harnish have joined the firm as associates.

Stephen K. Gallagher has been elected a shareholder in the Alexandria, Virginia, office of LeClair Ryan, where he maintains his practice in bankruptcy and debtor/creditor law, corporate reorganization and commercial litigation.

On February 17, William H. Murphy Jr. was presented with the University of Baltimore School of Law’s inaugural Charles Hamilton Houston Award for Lifetime Achievement in Litigation.

Ari Taragin has become an associate at the newly-expanded Law Offices of Snider & Fischer, LLC.

Piper Rudnick has elected a number of new partners, including Leeann Kelly-Judd (Baltimore), Cheryl Zak Lardieri (Baltimore), William A. Smith II (Reston, Virginia) and James Pickup (Washington, D.C.).  Susan S. Maher of the Bankruptcy Group in the firm’s Baltimore office has become Of Counsel.


Stephen K. Gallagher

Michael E. Marmelstein has become a partner of the Law Offices of Eric W. Segel, P.C. The name of the firm has been changed to the Law Offices of Segel & Marmelstein, P.C.

Brian L. DeLeonardo announces the opening of the Law Offices of DeLeonardo & Associates, L.L.C., 215 Main Street, Suite 1, Reisterstown, Maryland 21136; (410) 517-3840.

Virginia A. Zrake announces the formation of the Law Office of Virginia A. Zrake, LLC, Lewes, Delaware; (302) 644-6770. She continues to focus her practice on all aspects of real estate and business law.

Miles & Stockbridge, P.C., announces that Robin Z. Bush (Baltimore), Christopher R. Johnson (Baltimore), Michele L. Cohen (Columbia) and Michael F. LeMire (Cambridge) have been promoted to principals of the law firm.

McGuireWoods LLP has elected Cecil E. Martin, III, and Jonathan Blank as partners in the firm’s Baltimore office. Also, Julie G. Baldassano has joined the firm’s Baltimore office as an associate in the Corporate Services Department.




Jonathan Blank Julie G. Baldassano Cecil E. Martin, III

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Publications : Bar Bulletin: March, 2004

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