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  • Phil Bezanson JD'04 has been named managing partner of Bracewell & Giuliani’s Seattle office. His practice focuses on white collar criminal defense, internal investigations, securities enforcement and regulatory matters.
  • Michael Lieberman JD'81 has received The Attorney General’s Award for Meritorious Public Service, the “top public service award granted by the Department of Justice … designed to recognize the most significant contributions of citizens and organizations that have assisted the DOJ in the accomplishment of its mission and objectives.” Michael is Washington counsel and director of the civil rights policy planning center of the Anti-Defamation League; the award noted his “outstanding contributions to combat hate crimes.”
  • Andy Grimmig JD'02 has been appointed senior vice president, general counsel, and corporate secretary of Corporate Risk Holdings LLC, previously holding other senior leadership roles. Before joining Corporate Risk Holdings, Andy practiced in the Washington, D.C. office of Latham & Watkins.
  • Amanda McMillian JD/LLM'98 has been promoted to senior vice president, general counsel, corporate secretary, and chief compliance officer at Anadarko Petroleum Corp., based in Houston. Amanda joined Anadarko in 2004.
  • Jennie Morawetz JD'13 has joined the environmental transactions practice group in the Washington, D.C. office of Kirkland & Ellis.
  • Alex Dimock JD'14 completed his clerkship with the Honorable Gerald B. Tjoflat ’57 on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit, and has joined the Dallas office of Thompson & Knight as a litigation associate.
  • Adam Schupack JD/LLM'11 has joined Hangley Aronchick Segal Pudlin & Schiller in Philadelphia as a litigation association. Prior to joining the firm, Adam completed two federal judicial clerkships and was an associate at Kirkland & Ellis.  
  • Larry Lawton JD'70, retired from law practice, is serving as a volunteer, short-term guide at the New York Rochester mission of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.  
  • David McKean JD'86 , director of the Office of Policy Planning at the Department of State, was nominated by President Obama in October as U.S. ambassador to Luxembourg. His appointment is pending confirmation by the Senate.  
  • Patricia Richman JD'10 has become an assistant federal public defender for the District of Maryland in Baltimore. She previously practiced at Williams & Connolly in Washington, D.C.