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  • Eli Mazur JD'02, a partner at YKVN, the largest law firm in Vietnam, has been named a "Leading Lawyer" in corporate and M&A by Asia Law. He was also named the “Best Pharmaceutical Advisor in Vietnam” by multiple organizations. Eli represents U.S. pharmaceutical companies in Vietnam, and is the external in-house counsel for the Pharma Group, comprising 24 pharmaceutical companies in Vietnam.
  • Geovette Washington JD'92, senior vice chancellor and chief legal officer for the University of Pittsburgh, was the keynote speaker at the annual April SHARE event that brings together the Pittsburgh region’s most prominent corporations and institutions with Minority Women Disadvantaged Business Enterprises suppliers.
  • Rich Baer JD'83 has been appointed chair of the National Jewish Health Board of Directors. The hospital, located in Denver, is a leading respiratory hospital. Rich served on the board from 2005-2010, and rejoined in 2013 when he returned to Denver. He is chief legal officer for Liberty Media Corporation and a number of other related companies.
  • Michael Kaplowitz JD'86 Michael Kaplowitz has been named one of Michigan State University’s new faculty athletic representatives. He will serve as senior adviser to the MSU president and director of intercollegiate athletics. Michael earned his doctorate from MSU in 1997 and joined MSU's faculty the same year. He is a professor of environmental policy and international development in the Community Sustainability Department and adjunct professor in the College of Law  
  • Christine Bromberg JD'00 has been appointed to the board of directors of The Connecticut Children’s Medical Center Foundation, the organization that raises funds and stewards donor gifts in support of Connecticut Children’s Medical Center. Christine is a member of Robinson+Cole’s tax group, in Hartford, where she represents clients in connection with a broad range of federal income tax matters.
  • Cliff Gardner JD'08 has been promoted to litigation partner at Skadden’s Wilmington, Del., office, where he concentrates on representing corporations and their directors and officers in merger and acquisition-related litigation, stockholder derivative lawsuits, complex commercial disputes and securities class actions.
  • Filips Klavins JD'86 has been awarded the Cross of Recognition by the Republic of Latvia.  The award is presented for faithful, meritorious and loyal service and work. Filips is managing partner of Ellex & Klavins in Riga.
  • Almira Moronne JD'11 has joined the natural resources department of Davis Graham & Stubbs in Denver.  Prior to joining Davis Graham, she was a foreign legal advisor at a law firm in Jakarta, Indonesia, and also served as a policy advisor to World Wide Fund for Nature-Indonesia, helping the organization develop guidelines on land use and marine conservation.