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Class Notes

  • Sam Braverman JD'92, a partner with Fasulo Braverman & Di Maggio, has been selected as a SuperLawyer for the third year in a row in 2015 for criminal defense and the second year in a row for business law in New York Metro area. He recently completed a term as president of the Bronx County Bar Association, and is a member of the House of Delegates of the New York State Bar Association.
  • Sam Forehand JD'05 and his wife, Yasmin, welcomed a son Jackson Baha Forehand on Feb. 10, 2016, joining siblings William and Ella Anne.
  • Noriaki Abe LLM'99 Noriake Abe has been assigned to the Japanese Delegation to the OECD in Paris since September 2015.
  • Patrick Wooten JD'08 has been elected to partnership by Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough, where he practices in Charleston, S.C., in the areas of business litigation, general litigation, antitrust law, and trust litigation.
  • Patrick Roberts JD'00 has been appointed by Governor Pat McCrory to the North Carolina State Ethics Commission. He is the founder of Roberts Law Group, a criminal defense law firm with offices in Raleigh, Greensboro, and Charlotte. He served as an assistant district attorney in three N.C. jurisdictions before founding his firm.
  • John Hoffman JD/LLM'92 was named senior vice president and general counsel of Rutgers University in New Brunswick, N.J. in March. He had previously served as acting attorney general of New Jersey since 2013.
  • Rodney Bullard JD'01, executive director of the Chick-fil-A Foundation and vice president of community affairs at Chick-fil-A, has been named to the second class of the Presidential Leadership Scholars program, an initiative that draws upon the resources of the presidential centers of Lyndon B. Johnson, George H.W. Bush, William J. Clinton, and George W. Bush. Over the course of several months, the 61 scholars will travel to each participating presidential center to learn from former presidents, key administration officials, and leading academics.
  • David Breau JD'06 was named general counsel of Straight Path Communications in February. He previously practiced at Sidley Austin in New York City.
  • Margaret Hu JD'00, assistant professor of law at Washington and Lee School of Law, has published “Big Data Blacklisting,” 67 Florida Law Review 1735 (Sept. 2015), for which she received the Young Scholar’s Award at the 8th Annual Privacy Law Scholars Conference in June 2015.
  • David Borde JD'01 was named vice president of investor relations at Entergy Corporation in New Orleans in March. Since joining Entergy in 2009, David has held leadership positions in corporate development and finance, most recently as director of its utility finance business partners.