News & Events


Class Notes

  • Rory Olsen JD'74 was re-elected in November to a fifth term as judge of Probate Court Number Three, Harris County, Tex.
  • Jen and Emani, Ranjan Avery JD'08 were married in Chicago on October 18, 2014. Jen is a corporate associate at Kirkland & Ellis. Ranjan is in the office of the general counsel at the Social Security Administration.
  • Rob Gallagher JD'04 and his wife Lauren welcomed a son Thomas Robert on October 16, 2013. Tommy was also welcomed by big sisters Maggie and Caroline
  • Gary Biehn JD'84, partner and chair of the international froup of White and Williams, has been appointed board chair of the World Trade Center of Greater Philadelphia (WTCGP). Gary has been a member of the WTCGP board since 2008 and served as vice-chair from 2012 through November 2014.
  • Bill Richardson JD'81 has been named interim director of the University of Hawai'i Office of Technology Transfer and Economic Development.  Bill is a venture capitalist and entrepreneur who founded and built a series of venture funds that invested in 17 Hawaiʻi-based companies, including two that went public on the NASDAQ exchange. Bill is also an adjunct professor at the business and law schools at the University of Hawai'i. 
  • Mwanga Mtengule JD'07 has been named vice president, legal at Markit, Inc. in New York City. He was formerly a senior associate at Alston & Bird. Mwanga has also been elected president of the Jackie Robinson Foundation Alumni Association, where he provides overall leadership and direction, and serves as an ambassador for the association.
  • Virginia Antipolo-Utt JD'84 has authored Letters to My Child's Guardian, Together with My Very Personal Gift and Legacy to My Unbelievably Amazing Child, published in November by WestBow Press. Virginia practices estate planning at the Antipolo & Paul Law Firm in Everett, Wash.
  • Linda Martin JD'96, a partner at Simpson Thacher & Bartlett in New York City, has been named chair of the board of directors of the Children's Tumor Foundation. Linda has been a member of the board since 2007.
  • Serena Rakhlin JD'08 has been named vice president, real estate at MacAndrews & Forbes Holdings, Inc., in New York City.
  • David Greene JD'91 has been named the civil liberties director at the Electronic Frontier Foundation in San Francisco. David joined EFF in 2013 as a senior staff attorney. He previously had been executive director of the First Amendment Project and was a founding member of the Internet Free Expression Alliance.