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Class Notes

  • Marisa Darden JD'08 has joined the U.S. Attorney's Office as an assistant U.S. attorney in the Criminal Division of the Northern District of Ohio, located in Cleveland. She was previously an ADA in the New York County District Attorney's Office.
  • Jessica Nielsen JD'05 has joined PRA Health Sciences in Raleigh as legal counsel. She previously was an associate at Shearman & Sterling in New York.
  • Dhamian Blue JD'03  and his wife Jenna welcomed daughter Leni Grace on August 13, 2014 in Raleigh, N.C.  She joins big sister Kelsey.
  • David Roche JD'13 married Megan Deakins on Aug. 17, 2014, near Aspen, Co. David is a staff attorney with the Environmental Law Institute, based in Palo Alto, Calif.
  • George Hanks LLM'14 has been nominated by President Obama to serve on the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas.  He has been a magistrate judge on that court since 2010.
  • Dave Trott JD'85 won election in November to represent Michigan's 11th congressional district in the U.S. House of Representatives. Dave is the chairman and CEO of Trott & Trott law firm in Farmington Hills, and the owner of several financial services companies.
  • Brenda Hofman Feis JD'85 has founded the Chicago-based employment law boutique, Feis Goldy, representing executives, managers and employees in need of sophisticated representation. Brenda was previously a partner at Seyfarth Shaw, where she represented Fortune 100 employers in a wide range of employment matters.
  • Yong Hong Ting LLM'08 has been named Asia Pacific corporate counsel at BDP International, located in Singapore. He previously practiced with Rajah & Tann.
  • Jonathan Shallow LLM'07 has joined Dorsey & Whitney in Seattle as an associate in the corporate group. He previously was an associate at Paul Weiss in New York.
  • Daniel Roberts LLM'12 has joined Andrews Kurth in Austin, Tex., as an associate focusing on corporate and securities law.