Emily H. Nothstein
Emily H. Nothstein has
Ober Kaler as an associate in the firm’s Baltimore office. She will practice
in the firm’s Health Law Department.
John W. Jones has been named senior vice president,
general counsel and corporate secretary of TV One, the new lifestyle and entertainment
network targeting African American adults.
The United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
has selected Nancy V. Alquist, a partner in the firm of Ballard Spahr
Ingersoll, LLP, as a United States Bankruptcy Judge for the District of Maryland.
Steven R. Smith
Steven R. Smith, a partner in the Washington, D.C.,
office of Ober Kaler, has been selected as one of 12 “Outstanding Hospital
Lawyers – 2004” by Nightingale’s Healthcare News.
Smith was selected from a pool of national hospital lawyer nominations submitted
by colleagues and clients.
Jon M. Laria, a partner in the Baltimore office of
Ballard Spahr Andrews &
Ingersoll, LLP, was elected Second Vice President of the Baltimore Jewish Council
at the organization’s annual meeting. The Baltimore Jewish Council represents
area Jewish organizations and congregations on social, political and humanitarian
issues that affect Jews and the quality of life locally, nationally and globally.
Emily A. Shrift has joined the firm of Whiteford,
Taylor & Preston L.L.P. as an associate in the Health Law section in the
firm’s Baltimore office.
|Michele L. Bresnick
||Brian L. Moffet
||Margaret W. Tindall
Michele L. Bresnick, Brian L. Moffet and Margaret
W. Tindall have been elected as Members of the firm of Gordon, Feinblatt,
Paul W. Kim has joined Blank Rome LLP as an Associate
in the Health Law Practice Group in the firm’s Washington, D.C., office.
Stephen D. Shawe, a partner in the law firm of Shawe & Rosenthal,
has been elected to be a Fellow of the College of Labor and Employment Lawyers
by the organization’s Board of Governors. The College is an association
honoring the leading lawyers nationwide in the practice of labor and employment
Joseph F. Devlin
Joseph F. Devlin has joined the firm of Council, Baradel,
Kosmerl & Nolan, P.A. He will focus on civil litigation, business and real
estate law with emphasis on zoning and land use issues.
Senior trial lawyer Kim Keenan of the law firm Jack
H. Olender &
Associates, P.C., was installed as President of the National Bar Association
at the organization’s annual convention in Charlotte, North Carolina.
David M. Kopstein of Seabrook, Maryland, and Robert
T. Hall of Reston, Virginia, have been honored for their participation
in Trial Lawyers Care, the largest free legal representation program ever
undertaken, which took the cases of 9/11 victim families before the federal
government’s September 11th Victim Compensation Fund without charge.
The firm of Ober Kaler has launched the John Chandler
Baldwin Community Grants Program, a $30,000 program to aid nonprofit
organizations serving the Baltimore and Washington metropolitan areas. The
program is named in honor of the program’s outgoing chair.
S. Allan Adelman
The American Health Lawyers Association has named S. Allan
Adelman, senior partner of the law firm of Adelman, Sheff & Smith,
LLC, as President-elect for the organization’s 2004-2005 fiscal year.
The Honorable William D. Missouri, Administrative
Judge for the 7th Judicial Circuit and for Prince George’s County, has
been elected Vice-Chair of the National Conference of State Trial Judges.
The Board of Maryland Volunteer Lawyers Service has selected
new officers: President Jerald B. Lurie, a partner with Adelberg, Rudow,
Dorf & Hendler in Baltimore; Vice President. M. Natalie McSherry,
a partner with Whiteford, Taylor & Preston in Towson; Vice President Barron
J. Stroud, Jr., a partner with the Baltimore office of McCarter & English;
and Secretary Christopher R. Rahl, an attorney with Provident Bank.
New Board members include Yvette Bryant, a partner with Allen, Karpinski,
Karp in Baltimore.
The firm of Samek McMillan & Metro, Attorneys at Law,
has opened new offices at 1901 Research Boulevard, Suite 500, Rockville, Maryland
20850-3168; (301) 251-1180.
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