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Class Notes

  • Geovette Washington JD'92 , former general counsel and senior policy advisor in the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), is new senior vice chancellor and chief legal officer at the University of Pittsburgh.
  • Sharon Fountain JD'82 has been named one of D Magazine’s “Best Lawyers in Dallas” for 2015 in the field of taxation. She has also been recognized by The Legal 500 US 2015 in the area of labor and employment law. Sharon practices at Thompson & Knight.
  • Jason Lamb LLM'14 has been hired as a licensing associate by the Office of Technology at North Carolina State University in Raleigh. He has also been admitted to practice patent law before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.
  • Jonathan Reich JD'10 chaired a committee of the North Carolina Captive Insurance Association which has created a Code of Ethics for its members. This first-in-the-nation Code requires all current and future NCCIA members to agree in writing to adhere to the Code’s 10 canons for ethical conduct. Jonathan practices in the Winston-Salem office of Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice.
  • Alexandra Costanza JD'12 and Morgan Whitworth were married on May 30, 2015 in Carmel, Calif. Both are clerking in Florida, and will relocate to San Francisco in the fall.       
  • Morgan Whitworth JD'12 and Alexandra Costanza were married on May 30, 2015 in Carmel, Calif. Both are clerking in Florida, and will relocate to San Francisco in the fall.       
  • William Horton JD'85, a partner with Jones Walker, has been named head of the firm's Birmingham office.  In May, he was the featured speaker at the ABA’s 25th Annual National Institute on Health Care Fraud Conference in Miami, speaking on “The Foundations of Health Law.”
  • Candace Carroll JD'74 has been named one of the “Women Who Impact San Diego” by San Diego Metro magazine. Candy is an appellate practitioner, of counsel with Sullivan Hill Lewin Rez & Engel. She is also a director of the San Diego Opera.
  • Gordon< Waverly JD'10 has joined the professional staff of the House Energy and Commerce Committee's Subcommittee on Health. Waverly previously worked as senior policy advisor for Rep. Jan Schakowsky, D-IL.
  • Matthew Tynan JD'12 has joined Brooks Pierce as an associate in the business litigation practice in the firm’s Greensboro, N.C. office. He also advises clients on a diverse range of energy law issues and environmental regulatory matters. Matt previously was an associate at Hogan Lovells in Washington, D.C.