I dream of
Alumni Reunion 2008
ore than 300 alumni, family, and friends joined Emory Law faculty, students, and staff for a reunion cookout on “Gambrell Beach” in September. Photos from the cookout and reunion class parties are available at www.law.emory.edu/alumni, then click on Reunion 2008. Mark your calendars for the 2009 Emory Law Alumni Reunion Weekend Saturday, September 26, 2009. We will be celebrating graduation classes ending with a 4 or 9. If you are interesting in volunteering for your class reunion committee, contact Ethan Rosenzweig 02l, director of alumni relations, at 404.727.6857 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Associate Dean of Development and University Relations Susan Fitzgerald Carter Senior Director of Marketing and Communications Timothy L. Hussey, APR Editor Wendy R. Cromwell Associate Director of Publications Contributors Dorothy A. Brown, Professor of Law Liz Chilla, Assistant Manager of Communications Holly Cline Art Direction/Design Winnie Hulme Photographers Dan Creighton Beth Damon Currey Hitchens 09L Caroline Joe Shijuade Kadree 09L Martin Kohl Sonam Kumari Gary Meek Andrea Polito Pamela White Wheat Wurtzburger About the cover The cover illustration was created by Brian Stauffer. About Emory Lawyer Emory Lawyer is published biannually by Emory University School of Law and is distributed free to alumni and friends. Produced by the Office of Marketing and Communications. Send letters to the editor and other correspondence to Wendy R. Cromwell, Emory University School of Law, 1301 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30322; email@example.com; or 404.712.5384. © 2009 Emory University School of Law. All rights reserved. Articles may be reprinted in full or in part if source is acknowledged. Change of address: Send address changes by mail to Office of Development and Alumni Records, Emory University, 1762 Clifton Road, Plaza 1000, Atlanta, GA 30322. Email: Communications@law.emory.edu Website: www.law.emory.edu
I Dream of India By Timothy L. Hussey
Two Emory Law students gain insight into India and themselves while spending a summer abroad.
Championing Health Care Reform By holly cline
Kathie McClure 79l hits the purple campaign trail to encourage voters to join the national debate.
20 Emory Law Honors Distinguished Alumni
By liz chilla
John M. Dowd 65l, Susan Hoy 74l, and Teri Plummer McClure 88l were recognized in November.
In Service to Her Country By wendy r. cromwell
Catharina Dubbelday Haynes 86l takes seat on U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals.
Campaign Emory: Gifts and Contributions
Emory Law honors Barristers Club members with Night at the Met. 39
17 Barton Clinic Helps Lead Effort to Rewrite Georgia’s
Juvenile Code By liz chilla
Students and alumni work together to help the state’s children through historic initiative.
18 Student Named to Equal Justice Works Board of Directors By liz chilla Stacy Tolos 10l plans to help with fundraising and promoting public interest law.
International Scholar Awarded Gyr Chair By Timothy L. Hussey
Professor David J. Bederman was invested on November 11.
By the Numbers
wo thousand eight has proved to be a fulfilling, Emory Law students are forced to make such decisions. yet challenging year. We at Emory Law are not We must persevere toward our goal of being more immune from the roiling of the nation’s and the student focused — to ensuring the best and brightest world economy. students receive the same high-quality Emory Law educaMany people generally believe colleges and tion you received. That is why we continue to ask you for universities can weather most economic crises easily; additional support. however, the truth is more complex. As the stock market declines, Emory Law feels the impact How You Can Help through lower investment returns from our Emory Law pays $52,359 on average to educate each student. This endowment. With the market drops, the percentmoney comes from tuition ($39,776), scholarships, endowment r evenue, age of dollars we are able to use toward fulfilling federal aid, and, most importantly, alumni support. our mission declines. Alumni support is then all Student pays (on average, after 28% tuition discount) . . . . . . . . $28,639 the more critical. Emory Law covers (from variety of sources listed above) . . . . . . . $23,720 In these troubling times, we must attend to Total cost per student . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $52,359* our core mission, in particular to ensure that * Based on 2008 – 2009 program expenses our s tudents are free to pursue the many career options open to them without undue concern about education debt. We must ensure the next generaLast September, Emory University embarked upon a tion of Emory Lawyers is prepared for more than practice; bold venture: a comprehensive campaign to raise $1.6 billion that they are prepared to graduate and make an immediover the next four years. Of that, Emory Law will raise ate impact in their chosen areas of law. We have worked $35 million. We hope to use $16 million of the $35 million hard during my three-year tenure to steadily increase our toward funding student scholarships. To date, we have tuition discount rate received $13 million. (the amount paid after In October, we celebrated the launch of Campaign scholarships and aid) Emory with a special event at the Metropolitan Museum of to 28 percent. Art in New York for Emory Law Barristers. We thank them Despite our efforts, for their continued support, as we thank other alumni who our students continue have given to Emory Law this past year. We celebrate you to face significant in this issue. hurdles. Take Currey We have set an audacious goal during difficult economic Hitchens 09l, who times. I am confident that as we move forward, our returned from a sumstudents can rely on your help through your generous mer trip to India where support of Campaign Emory and the Law School Fund. We she worked for the need your support more than ever. South Asia Human As you read more about their amazing accomplishments, Rights Documentation I ask you to think about how you can help these newest Center on prisoner’s rights (see page 8). Hitchens receives members of the Emory Law family. Your gifts of time, about $20,000 in scholarships each year to offset her energy, and money mean the world to them. tuition. Despite this, she will graduate at least $80,000 in debt and confront the difficult choice many of our students must make: pursue higher-paying positions to pay off student loans or face months of uncertainty to accept lower paying positions and follow their goals while struggling with their debt. Exacerbating Hitchens’ dilemma is that David F. Partlett if she elects to pursue a public interest or public defender position, she will likely receive no job offers until she passes Dean and Asa Griggs Candler Professor of Law state bar exams. Her counterparts pursuing an opportunity at a large firm will begin employment immediately with job offers in hand prior to graduation. Hitchens’ dream to work in public interest hangs in the balance. Unfortunately, she is not alone. Each year, more 2
Advancing the Consensus on Global Human Rights
ll of us need to exert a renewed effort to ensure that we, as Americans, will be able to celebrate, and not apologize for, our compliance with the Universal Declaration of Human Rights,” said former President Carter during opening remarks for Advancing the Consensus. The three-day conference, organized by Emory Law students in honor of the sixtieth anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, brought together a distinguished group of human rights lawyers, scholars, practitioners, and activists to discuss the declaration in light of its successes and shortcomings. Adopted by the U.N. General Assembly in 1948, the declaration marked the beginning of a global consensus that put human rights at the forefront of international concerns. Advancing the Consensus — a joint venture of Emory Law students from the Emory Public Interest Committee (epic), the Emory International Law Society, and the Emory International Law Review — centered on three
themes challenging the state of human reducing unnecessary plastic and paper rights: environmentalism, globalizawaste. The students also planted two tion, and religion. trees at the law school to offset the Nobel Peace Prize recipient, lawyer, conference’s carbon footprint. and human rights activist Shirin Ebadi, a keynote speaker, argued Islam and human rights can coexist — a topic widely debated in Islamic states and around the world. “Human rights is an international value system,” she said. “It has nothing to do with the East or the West, with Muslims or Christianity, but belongs to the entire human race.” Ebadi challenged Emory students to educate themselves on human rights issues throughout the world. “You young American people are the future of this world and can make it a better place.” In the spirit of human rights, several efforts were taken to make the conference sustainable, including limiting energy consumption and Keynote speaker Shirin Ebadi
Faculty Memorial Tree Planting
mory Law celebrated the legacy of professors William D. Ferguson, Thomas Lewis Marr Sr., Harold J. Berman, and Melvin Gutterman with a memorial tree planting ceremony on November 6. During the ceremony, Emory Law professors shared personal memories of “four people who spent much of their lives building this place,” said Morgan Cloud (pictured), who spoke in memory of Gutterman. Emory Law has established a policy of planting trees to honor deceased faculty members. “This is a meaningful way to celebrate and symbolize their important place in establishing the institution for us and for future generations,” said Dean David F. Partlett.
Emory Law Graduates Sworn in to Georgia State Bar
Inspiration Awards Honors Atlanta’s Public Interest Attorneys
On November 12, 2008, fifty-nine Emory Law alumni were sworn in to the State Bar of Georgia. The graduates took the oath in Tull Auditorium with the Honorable Robert J. Castellani 66L and the Honorable Michael E. Hancock 78L presiding. Those sworn in were: Noelle A. Abastillas Samantha S. Acquisto Jessican Lynne Ambrose Amber Leigh Bagley Justin S. Barry Elisabeth Estes Bassett Christie Monteilh Bearden Jonathan Richard Benator Melody P. Bray Leslie Evan Cline Emily X. Costarides James Edward Dingivan William Bradford Drummond Steven Matthew Fair Jonathan David Forbes Elizabeth Marshall Francis James Jay Gibson Tashinda Marie Glover Julia Nicole Haesemeyer
Fan B. He Ashley Vinsel Herd Lindsey Palmer Hettinger Alyson Kay Higgins Gregory Allen Holmquist Robert Jackson Hughes Jeremy Scott Hyndman Alissa Lea Jones Juhi Kaveeshvar Anna J. Kurien Leryan P. Lambert Isabella Pei-Ying Lee Samantha T. Lemery Jonathan Charles Lippert Anne G. Mackay Christina Marie Mathieson Shalanda Macon-Jaliwa Miller Charles J. Myers Matthews T. Nesbitt
Kenneth Allen Newberg Chandani Kailesh Patel Sarah Tope Reise Gregory Vincent Reybold Aaron J. Ross Kevin Jeffery Rubin Denise Erin Schnapp Stacy Lynn Schnitzer Pete Christopher Sherlock Barbara C. Stampul Donnika D. Stance Robert David Stein Enan Eliot Stillman Brandee Lattimore Strothers Megan Anne Taylor Guillermo Noel Wasserman Camille Marie West James R. Williams Chelsea Lynne Wilson
n October 15, Emory Law hosted its third annual Mentor/Mentee Beer and Chocolate Tasting Reception, allowing alumni mentors to meet and interact with their first-year law students, sharing advice and providing encouragement to the future young lawyers. Emory Law has 125 mentors paired with students. To volunteer, contact Ethan Rosenzweig at firstname.lastname@example.org or 404.727.6857.
he 2009 epic Inspiration Awards Ceremony and Reception, a fundraiser benefiting Emory Law students working in the public interest, is set for February 10. This year, three Atlanta lawyers — including two Emory Law alumni — are being recognized for their exceptional commitment to the legal profession and the community at large. Charles T. Lester Jr. 64c 67l, a retired partner at Sutherland, will receive the Lifetime Commitment to Public Service Award, presented by the Honorable Clarence Cooper 67l, judge for the U.S. Northern District of Georgia. Gerry Weber will receive the Outstanding Leadership in the Public Interest Award for his work as senior counsel at the Southern Center for Human Rights and as the former legal director for the aclu of Georgia. His award will be presented by Stephen B. Bright, president and senior counsel of the Southern Center for Human Rights. Marian Burge 75l, retired deputy director of the Atlanta Legal Aid Society, will receive the Unsung Devotion to Those Most in Need Award, presented by Kathleen Dumitrescu, former managing attorney of Atlanta Legal Aid Society’s Cobb County office. All money raised from the Inspiration Awards helps provide stipends to law students who take otherwise unfunded public sector jobs. The event is hosted by the student-run Emory Public Interest Committee (epic). To learn more about the Inspiration Awards, or to make a donation to epic, visit www.law.emory.edu/epic.
Emory Law Alumnus Appointed Associate Dean of Student Services
mory Law alumnus Gregory L. Riggs 79l was appointed associate dean of student services and community engagement at Emory Law in October. In this newly created role, Riggs oversees Emory Law’s offices of Admission, Career Services, Student Affairs, and Student Records. “Greg’s considerable experience in the Atlanta legal community and his intimate knowledge of Emory Law, coupled with his many years of strong management experience at Delta, make him the perfect candidate for this new position,” Dean David F. Partlett said. “Through Greg’s leadership, we aim to continue improvements to our overall student experience and further strengthen our career services offerings for students through new partnerships with the legal community. Greg will be at the forefront of these efforts.” Prior to Emory Law, Riggs served as senior counsel to Compliance Systems Legal Group, a national boutique law firm specializing in advising large companies on corporate ethics and compliance matters. Previously, he served as senior counsel with Alston & Bird in Atlanta. Riggs retired from Delta Air Lines with twenty-five years of experience, having served in a number of positions, most recently senior vice president, general counsel, and chief
corporate affairs officer. In this role, he was responsible for Delta’s corporate affairs offices, including legal, government affairs, public affairs, and corporate communications. Riggs received his bachelor’s degree from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and an ma from Oxford University in England. An involved member of the Atlanta community, Riggs has served on several boards, including the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, the Delta Air Lines Foundation, the Atlanta Volunteer Lawyers Foundation, and the Emory Law Advisory Board. He is a member of the Board of Trustees for the Aviation Accreditation Board International and has served as chair of the Corporate Counsel Section of the State Bar of Georgia and the Law Department Management Committee of the American Corporate Counsel Association’s Atlanta Chapter.
Emory Law Announces New Faculty E
mory Law is pleased to announce four new and visiting faculty members this fall: Dorothy A. Brown, professor of law; Jonathan Nash, professor of law; Mark Engsberg, assistant professor of law and director of library services; and Laura Spitz, visiting professor of law. Dorothy A. Brown, who served as a visiting professor at Emory Law last year, specializes in tax law and critical race theory. She is renowned for her scholarship in tax policy as it relates to Brown race and difference. Formerly a professor of law at Washington and Lee University, Professor Brown taught courses in federal income taxation, partnership tax, critical race theory, and administrative law, and served as director of the school’s Frances Lewis Law Center. Jonathan Nash specializes in environmental law, property law, civil procedure,
and the study of courts and judges. He is a prolific scholar, publishing in many topranked law journals. Professor Nash previously served as the Robert C. Nash Cudd Professor of Environmental Law at Tulane University and, most recently, was a visiting professor at University of Chicago Law School. Mark Engsberg previously served as head of reference of the Lillian Goldman Library at Yale Law School. He is editor of the International Journal of Legal Information, published by the Engsberg International Association of Law Libraries. Laura Spitz is visiting Emory Law for the
2008 –2009 academic year. Professor Spitz is an associate professor at the University of Colorado Law School, where she teaches courses in contracts, advanced contracts, commercial transactions, and bankruptcy. Emory Law also has made two significant hires Spitz for 2009 – 2010. Alexander “Sasha” Volokh of Georgetown University Law Center and Barbara Bennett Woodhouse of the University of Florida Levin College of Law will join the faculty as professors of law this fall. Under Dean David F. Partlett’s leadership, Emory Law continues toward its goal of hiring ten faculty members during the next five years, providing additional opportunities for student-faculty interaction, adding depth to existing program areas, and building leadership in new areas.
Emory Law Appoints Two New Clinic Directors
mory Law has appointed new leadership for its clinical programs in international humanitarian law and environmental law. Laurie Blank assumes the helm of Emory Law’s newest clinic, the International Humanitarian Law Clinic, for the 2008 – 2009 academic year. She replaces Charles D. Swift, former visiting associate professor and acting director, who ably put the clinic on firm foundations. Commander Swift’s one-year appointment ended August 31. Blank has extensive experience in international humanitarian law and played a key role in establishing the ihl Clinic. She served as its program Blank director last year and has been a research and teaching assistant for Emory Law Professor Charles Shanor. The goal of the ihl Clinic is to pair Emory Law students with groups who need assistance in cases and projects involving international humanitarian law, allowing students to gain firsthand experience and make significant contributions to this increasingly important area of law. “In the clinic, we work every day with organizations, law firms, tribunals, and other entities to assist in prosecuting or defending individuals, raising public awareness of past, present, and future atrocities, and ensuring the protection of civilians and combatants in conflict regions around the world,” Blank said. “I am delighted to have this opportunity to help students engage in real-world, meaningful work in the field of international humanitarian law and, at the same time, to provide practical assistance to these organizations so they can better achieve their goals.”
Prior to Emory Law, Blank spent four years with the U.S. Institute of Peace in Washington, D.C., focusing on international humanitarian law, transitional justice, war crimes tribunals, and human rights projects. She earned her jd from New York University School of Law, where she served as the Henry L. Boudin Fellow for Human Rights. Blank also worked as an associate at Shearman & Sterling. Larry Sanders heads Emory Law’s Turner Environmental Law Clinic, after serving as staff attorney for six years. He has worked with Emory Law students on a variety of environmental cases important to the protection of Georgia’s natural resources during his tenure. Established in 1998 with a Turner Foundation grant, the Turner Clinic provides free legal assistance to individuals, community groups, and nonprofit organizations seeking to protect and restore the natural environment for the benefit of the public. The clinic trains students to be effective environmental attorneys with high ethical standards and a sensitivity to the natural environment. Sanders “Over the next year, the Turner Clinic’s ongoing work on nuclear power will continue as our primary focus,” Sanders said. “I also hope to continue working on cutting edge environmental law issues like global climate change, energy, water rights, and protection of endangered species. Prior to Emory Law, Sanders served as director and founder of the RiverLaw Project for the South Yuba River Citizens League in Nevada City, California. He also has worked as an associate for the Berliner Law Offices. He received his jd from University of Oregon Law School and his bachelor’s degree from University of Chicago.
Mock Trial Team Wins Regional Labor and Employment Law Competition
embers of Emory Law’s Mock Trial Society won the Southeast regional title at the fifth annual Labor and Employment Law Trial Advocacy Competition November 15 –16 in Miami, Florida. The winning team of Andrews Robbins 09L, Danielle Barbour 09L, Rhani Lott 10L, and Jonathan Wright 10L travels to Chicago, Illinois, for the national competition January 24 –25. The team is coached by Robert Kaufman 75L and Kirsten Widner, a postgraduate fellow for the Barton Child Law and Policy Clinic. During the two-day competition hosted by the Labor and Employment Law Section of the American Bar Association, teams argued whether the actions or inactions of a government organization constituted sexual harassment resulting in the discharge of a female employee. Each round was judged by local practitioners in labor and employment law, with the final round presided over by a judge from the U.S. Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals. The winning team (from left): Barbour, Robbins, Lott, and Wright
Jumpstarting a Legal Career after Political Disappointment
uoc Van 08l may have lost his bid to go to Washington in August, but he doesn’t regret his decision to forego a more traditional start to his legal career. “I made the right decision for me,” Van said. “I was able to devote full time to it. I did it because I was at a good point in my life with no responsibilities.” Van defied the political odds by collecting 5,800 signatures to earn a spot on Florida’s primary ballot for the Eighth Congressional District. Instead of pursuing a second-year summer associate job, Van spent his summers and holiday breaks collecting
the necessary signatures. Then, while classmates studied for the bar, he campaigned for the Democratic nomination. “While others were applying for their second-year summer associate jobs, I was campaigning,” Van said. “This meant I didn’t have a job lined up after graduation.” No longer a political candidate, he is studying for the February bar exam. “Since I didn’t take the bar this summer, I’m having to wait an extra eight months to get a job. Now, I need to find a job and pay off my debt. It’s my new focus.”
2008 – 2009 Student Body Profile Total students enrolled: 715 Gender
Incoming Fall 2008 Class Profile Applicants . . . . . 4,209 Enrolled . . . . . . . . . 230 Female . . . . . . . . . 53% Male . . . . . . . . . . . 47%
n Male . . . . . . 52% n Female . . . . . 48%
Median age . . . . . . . 23 Age range . . . . . . . 21 – 38
Class percentiles LSAT GPA Median . . . . . . . . . . . . . 165 . . . . . . . . 3.55 25th . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 164 . . . . . . . . 3.42 75th . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 166 . . . . . . . . 3.71
Ethnicity White/Caucasian . . . . . . . . . . . 68% Underrepresented groups . . . . . 32% African-American . . . . . . . . . 9% Asian-American . . . . . . . . . 13% Hispanic-American . . . . . . . 10%
n White/Caucasian . . . . . . . 68% Underrepresented groups . . . 32% n African-American . . . . 11% n Asian-American . . . . . 11% n Hispanic-American . . . . 9% n Other . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1%
Universities with the most incoming students Emory University . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12 University of Florida . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10 University of Georgia . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9 University of Virginia . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9 Vanderbilt University . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8 University of Michigan – Ann Arbor . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7 George Washington University . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5 Northwestern University . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5 University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill . . . . . . . . . . . 5 Wake Forest University . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5
Geographic areas represented n n n n n n
South (non-Georgia) . . . . 34% Northeast . . . . . . . . . . . . 25% Georgia . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19% Midwest . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10% West/Southwest . . . . . . . . 8% Foreign . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4%
Two Emory Law students gain insight into India and themselves while spending a summer abroad. by Timothy L. Hussey
I dream of
India Then the Bi-Coloured-Python-Rock-Snake came down from the bank, and knotted himself in a double-clove-hitch round the Elephant’s Child’s hind legs, and said, ‘Rash and inexperienced traveller, we will now seriously devote ourselves to a little high tension, because if we do not, it is my impression that yonder self-propelling man-of-war with the armour-plated upper deck’ (and by this, O Best Beloved, he meant the Crocodile), ‘will permanently vitiate your future career.’ — Rudyard Kipling’s The Elephant’s Child
“I enjoy working in the culture instead of just being a tourist. When you work there and you have a purpose there, it’s different than just traveling.” — currey hitchens 09l
urrey Hitchens 09l and Shijuade Kadree 09l always wanted to visit India.
“I am a huge reader of fiction,” said Hitchens, “so a lot of the stuff I read as a child was about India. I had always wanted to go, and I knew I wanted to go for more than a visit. “I enjoy working in the culture instead of just being a tourist. When you work there and you have a purpose there, it’s different than just traveling.” Hitchens spent three months in India working for the South Asia Human Rights Documentation Center through an epic grant. Kadree spent the summer conducting field research for her joint jd and master’s in public health. “When I applied to the mph program, I knew going into global environmental health we had to do our summer work abroad,” Kadree said. “I have always had an interest in traveling to India and trying to gain some sense of the incredible ethnic and religious diversity there.”
‘Rash and inexperienced traveller’ Kadree’s trip was an exercise in perseverance. She lugged 120 pounds of equipment for two days of air travel. “Students who had been to India to do research warned us about getting through customs,” she said. “We had cash so we could get through, but luckily, the woman ahead of us tried to run through and we just moved to the side and slipped in,” she said. Kadree and her research partner were duped into missing their train to Agra and were dropped off in Delhi. They paid $400 to hire a car to drive them to Agra. “On the highway, everyone is honking, no one uses mirrors, and our driver is driving 50 – 60 miles per hour in dense traffic,” she said. “You see donkeys, elephants, camels, and food stands all along the road. People who 10
are born there grow up understanding their environment. You just have to trust they know what they are doing.” After spending so much time packing her equipment and worrying about customs, Kadree was surprised when she began unpacking. “I realized when I got to my room I had forgotten all of my clothes,” she said. “I only had the clothes I was wearing.” Mamta, her “house mother” at a lodge in Agra, took care of it. “We went to a seamstress, and I had clothes made for me overnight,” she said. ‘Seriously devote ourselves’ Kadree performed a comparative analysis of air quality between the cities of Agra and Dayalbagh. She wanted to study environmental improvements made in Dayalbagh, a smaller, religious community, to see if they had a significant, positive impact on overall air quality. “They limit motorized vehicle use and ration water,” Kadree said of Dayalbagh. A few weeks into her stay, Kadree’s equipment broke, forcing her to modify her research. “When my equipment broke down,” she said, “my project changed significantly.”
A little high tension’ Despite interest in India from an early age, it wasn’t until Hitchens became involved with death penalty habeas work in Georgia that her path to India became clear. “I was visiting an inmate on death row who I formed a relationship with when I worked with the Georgia Resource Center,” Hitchens said. “I had been telling everyone that I wanted to go to India.” While there, she met Bo King, a federal defender lawyer who had interned in India. He gave her the contact information for the South Asia Human Rights Documentation Center. Hitchens contacted the center and discovered her path to India. She worked in New Delhi, where she lived in an apartment and joined eleven other interns working at the center. The group included lawyers and students from across the United States, Shijuade Kadree 09L (left) and Currey Hitchens 09L visited the Taj Mahal. including two from the University of Georgia, as well as lawyers from Australia, Scotland, and England. Kadree limited her research to Dayalbagh and is While working for the sahrdc, Hitchens focused on attempting to gather data on Agra air quality from the research and writing about the conditions of prisoners. She same time period. Kadree said the difference in pace said the lack of infrastructure in India sometimes hampered between the U.S. and India was challenging. her work. “The first month was definitely an adjustment period,” “I had to do a lot more on the ground research,” she she said. “The pace is much, much slower. Culturally, said. “You could go to each of the high courts’ websites things get done, but there is no sense of urgency about it. and find the cases. I was basically trying to find a lot of the “Everything worked out as it should have,” Kadree said. cases that involved this issue.” “If I were in the U.S. trying to do that same work, it would Hitchens organized her research on prisoners’ rights have been twenty times more stressful. In India, I was into a report that will become one chapter of a book the forced to think outside the box the whole summer.” sahrdc is compiling. Although researching issues facing Her day started at 10:00 a.m. Each day she would walk prisoners, her work did not include actual face-time with to the university where her research was based. Because of her subjects. the intense heat (at least 117 degrees during the monsoon “I was told if I went to visit (prisoners) I would lose my season) she returned home about 2:00 p.m. for a break. visa,” Hitchens said. “The Indian government is friendly to “The monsoon season broke toward the end of June so visitors until they try to do something that interferes with it was particularly hot,” she said. “Everyone said the rain the government.” would cool things down, and it did, to about 100 degrees. Hitchens said many prisoners’ rights issues stem from “We just got used to the heat.” India’s history of colonization. “It began when England started putting people who were dissidents away for no ‘
prisons work,” Hitchens said. “People who are richer have more influence over the government and the legal system. Indigent defense is more on a voluntary basis. Someone has to want to defend you,” she said. Kadree appreciated becoming enmeshed in the culture. Shijuade Kadree 09L checks out the rooftop view of friend’s dorm house in Agra, India, while “I think a lot of times that visiting with her friend’s roommates and one of their mothers. people doing similar work jump in and jump out of the reason. People in India can be put in prison or tortured for community,” she said. “I feel like community work is really the least little thing.” working within the community and serving as a resource.” One reason India is so harsh on prisoners is the everKadree keeps in touch with the friends she made via present fear of terrorism, Hitchens said. The country is email. Hitchens said she created a Facebook page to stay grappling with the 2008 attacks in New Delhi and Mumbai, connected with the people she met. as well as constant terrorism along the borders and in other “Everyone I met in New Delhi told me they would find cities. me on Facebook, so I had to start one,” she said. “But just like the United States, India needs to be careful Hitchens’ travels after her internship included crossing to protect the rights of its citizens in the face of terrorism, the border into Pakistan, attending the first queer pride to truly preserve democracy,” Hitchens said. parade in New Delhi’s history, and being accosted on a train ride by one of the many hijras, or transgender people ‘O Best Beloved’ who call India home. Both Hitchens and Kadree spoke warmly about the people “They dress like women,” she said. “A lot of them go they met in India. After ten weeks working for sahrdc, around and beg but in a much more forceful way than Hitchens traveled to see the country. Kadree’s research kept o thers. They threaten to curse people if they don’t give her tethered to Agra, but she did visit with Hitchens during them money.” a day trip to the Taj Mahal. When a hijra threatened Hitchens on the train, she For both, the three months opened their eyes to chaloffered cookies instead of cash. “She laughed, so I guess lenges facing the people in a second most populous country she didn’t curse me,” Hitchens said. “Other people on the in the world. train gave her money.” “The people I had the chance to get to know better were so incredibly inviting and warm,” Kadree said. “Everyone offers you food even though what they are offering you could be their breakfast or dinner for the next day. I really appreciated that sense of caring.” Hitchens was struck by extremes among the population. “People sleep on the streets, and they have tent cities all around,” she said. “There are tons of cots against the walls during the day, and they just take them down at night and sleep. “The poverty seemed interrelated with the way the 12
‘Your future career’ Both Hitchens and Kadree are grateful for their time in India. Now they are busy planning their futures. “I am still very interested in environmental justice work,” Kadree said. Next summer she plans to work with New York Lawyers for the Public Interest where she will focus on environmental justice work, health care access, and disability rights.
“I found myself very fulfilled working directly with people and using my advocacy toolkit. Law school is another tool to help me make an impact.” — shijuade kadree 09l
“My parents always taught me to whom much is given, much is expected,” Kadree said. “I found myself very content and fulfilled working directly with people and using my advocacy toolkit. Law school is another tool to help me fulfill what my parents taught me and to make an impact. “That’s how I view law. I see it as a step. Public health brings in another approach,” she said. “I appreciate the interplay in my head between the two.” She said she sees herself working for an organization like nylpi after graduation, but she is keeping her options open. “Part of me feels that working for the government and having an opportunity to litigate similar issues but with federal backing would be a great opportunity for training,” Kadree said. “The practice of law is a springboard into other areas. A lot of times people think of the environment, as in ‘I need to recycle or buy locally grown produce.’
Terror in Mumbai When terrorists attacked the Indian city of Mumbai in late November, a three-day standoff with police ensued. Nearly 200 people were killed. The normally peaceful region was in shock as leaders focused blame on neighboring Pakistan from where the terrorists were said to have come. Although neither student worked in Mumbai, both Shijuade Kadree 09L and Currey Hitchens 09L said their personal safety weighed on their minds as they traveled to India. Both became more aware of their surroundings. Hitchens, who crossed into Pakistan, said her parents were not happy when they learned of her side trip. “When they found out I was going to Pakistan, they were surprised,” she said. “They were very worried about me going to India because it is dangerous. There was a bombing at the congress in New Dehli before I went and some bombings after I got back. “India does have a lot of terrorist activity but they aren’t exactly targeting Americans,” Hitchens said. According to news reports, however, tourists were the target of the Mumbai attack. CNN reported five Americans were killed during the three-day siege. “I guess there was reason to fear, but I don’t normally think about things like that,” Hitchens said.
“The air is all you have,” she said. “If it isn’t being cleaned up, there isn’t much you can do. If the human consequences are death and cancer, there will be no one around to appreciate all these other changes we have made.” Hitchens has applied for an Equal Justice Works grant and hopes to spend next summer working with the Georgia Law Center for the Homeless to help teens and youth, specifically queer youth. “Through Equal Justice Works you work with an organization that already exists,” she said. “One of the points of the grant is to work with a population that your group doesn’t work with or open up something new. The Georgia Law Center doesn’t work with teenagers or focus on queer kids so I am going to try and do that.” Both point to their experiences in India as having deeply impacted their futures as lawyers and their individual quests to become better advocates for their clients. “I was impressed by the people of India,” Hitchens said. “I saw very few people who were unhappy. Most of them still tried, still lived, still were very happy. “I felt like there was hope,” she said.
Recommended Reading For Adults
Eat, Pray, Love: One Woman’s Search for Everything Across Italy, India and Indonesia, Elizabeth Gilbert Shantaram, Gregory David Roberts Maximum City: Bombay Lost and Found, Suketu Mehta For Young Adults
Kim, Rudyard Kipling Shiva’s Fire, Shabanu: Daughter of the Wind, and Haveli, Suzanne Fisher Staples The Elephant’s Child, Rudyard Kipling and Geoffrey Patterson The Stolen Necklace: A Picture Story from India, Anne Rockwell
Health Care Reform
Kathie McClure 79L hits the purple campaign trail to encourage voters to join the national debate by Holly Cline
rom July through October, Kathie McClure 79l followed the campaign trail. She drove a purple bus from her Atlanta home, through the Carolinas, up to Ohio and Pennsylvania, and then back down to Florida with several stops in between. McClure wasn’t campaigning for a particular candidate or party. She was championing a cause — affordable health care for every American. In all, the Atlanta attorney drove more than 6,500 miles, stopping in thirteen states, to encourage people from all walks of life to not only vote, but to join the debate about our nation’s health care. Why is she so passionate? McClure faced the challenges of our health care system firsthand and believes reform is possible if Americans get educated and speak up. “My son, Chris, was diagnosed with Type I diabetes at 14, and my daughter Caitlin developed epilepsy at 15 after a soccer injury,” McClure said. “Chris is a law student now and cannot buy a private insurance policy. No one will sell him one, even though he’s very healthy. Caitlin can buy an individual policy, but the insurance company charges her 50 percent more than a ‘healthy’ person and won’t cover her epilepsy medication.” After dealing with her children’s health care frustrations, McClure began researching and talking with others about this issue. The figures were staggering, and the stories warranted doing something more than just complaining. “In 2007, only 60 percent of employers offered health insurance, primarily because they couldn’t afford health 14
insurance costs. Also, 47 million Americans did not have insurance, even though our country spent $2.2 trillion on health care,” McClure said. “Today, 42 percent of Americans are uninsured or underinsured. Other countries cover all their citizens for half the money, and they get better care.”
Answering a call to action In what she calls a moment of insanity, McClure decided she could not just sit and do nothing. She recognized millions of Americans were facing similar or worse predicaments than her kids. She had to tell her story and help others tell theirs to bring about a real solution to the lack of affordable health care that is profoundly affecting a huge percentage of our population. For a year and a half, through the help of friends and family, she founded the nonprofit organization VoteHealthcare.org, launched a website, bought a purple bus on eBay, and plotted her Bandwagon Tour. “When I started telling people I quit my job to drive a little purple school bus around the county to talk to strangers about health care, it felt a little crazy,” McClure said. “But it’s been an incredible journey.” McClure’s journey started July 13. Seeking to capture the energy from the presidential election to promote her cause and encourage change, she planned tour stops for where debates and rallies for the candidates were held. She armed herself with a video camera and nonpartisan material to educate political supporters about health care issues.
Kathie McClure 79L stopped in key battleground states, including Tennessee, South Carolina, North Carolina, Virginia, Michigan, Indiana, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Alabama, and Florida, as well as Washington D.C. Her goal is to visit each state in the bus.
“The systematic problems we face today are so huge they have infiltrated the middle class. Affordable health care is not just an issue among the poor anymore. Middleclass Americans who are more likely to vote are now being affected,” she said. “People think if they work hard and play by the rules, they should be able to afford to go to the doctor, but that’s not true anymore. And with the recession and rising unemployment, the problem is getting worse — fast.”
McClure finds the real injustice in the fact that there aren’t affordable options for families like Frank’s.
Promoting hope, not politics
On her tour, McClure focused on people. She emphasized the importance of political will — calling representatives to ask for change. She motivated people to speak. “Until voters act on this, complain about it, and raise hell, it’s not going to change. Right now too many people are getting rich from health care,” McClure said. “Part of it is motivating people and convincing them that their voices matter. A vast number of people are cynical about government and don’t think things will ever change, so they do nothing. When we do that, we’re surrendering our power to bring change. It’s our government. We may not like the way it runs, but it’s our obligation to fix it.” The day she left Atlanta, alone in the purple bus, McClure doubted her decision. “The day I left for this tour it was raining, and I sat in my driveway and cried. I was terrified to leave the world I knew. I quickly learned that the power of the human spirit is ready to be tapped and put to good use. Now, well I’m just getting started. People are looking for ways to make a difference, and I want to be part of that.” Kathie McClure and her family stand in front of the famous purple bus. Her children, daughter Caitlin, and son Chris, inspired her to champion health care reform in her Promoting health care reform isn’t purple bus. Her husband, Jay McClure 75L, was supportive. McClure’s only mission. She hopes to inspire more peers to take action. McClure’s goal was to engage people in a conversation in “Pick an issue that matters to others and do something about it. I think that everyone with an education is blessed. which they could put aside their political leanings and see We have power as attorneys, and we use it to serve the health care as a problem we need to solve. She wanted the greater good. If you do, you’ll reap great rewards.” issue to be a priority when voters cast their ballots. She Where’s her next stop? In January, McClure hit the road discovered many shared her passion and wanted to tell their stories. McClure posted some on her site, VoteHealthcare.org. again. Sen. Ted Kennedy has been working with lobbyists and lawmakers from both parties since June on legislation For others, she listened, sympathized, and convinced them to speak out with her. “It’s easy to talk to complete “I never imagined I’d be doing this. It was a moment of strangers about a topic that matters so much to them. People are afraid insanity, but every day I meet new people that I never would they’ll get sick and won’t be able to have met before. I feel like I’m on a river headed somewhere, afford the care they need,” she said. “To listen to people from all walks of but I don’t know where I’m going.” — Kathie McClure 79L life talk about something that matters so much to them has really changed to reform our health care system. Kennedy’s plan was to who I am.” submit the legislation in January. McClure’s plan was to Frank, a mechanic, was one such person. He is selfbe there to support him — but only if it brings affordable employed and can’t afford health care for his wife and four coverage to all Americans. children. His kids are covered under his state’s children’s To follow McClure’s Bandwagon Tour or get involved, health program, but he and his wife cannot get covervisit www.VoteHealthcare.org. age. He’s embarrassed he can’t provide for his family, but 16
Barton Clinic Helps Lead Effort to Rewrite Georgia’s Juvenile Code by Liz Chilla
Leslie Gresham (from left), Linda Pace 75L, Beth Reimels 01L, and Chuck Cantey finetune a working draft of the proposed new juvenile code for Georgia.
mory Law’s Barton Child Law and Policy Clinic is playing a lead role in a historic initiative for Georgia’s children — the passage of a new juvenile code. Through its work with justGeorgia, a statewide coalition advocating for fairness in Georgia’s juvenile justice and social service systems, the Barton Clinic is turning hard work into reality. “Georgia has a rare opportunity to comprehensively update the laws affecting our most vulnerable children,” says Karen Worthington 94l, founding director of the Barton Clinic. justGeorgia, established in 2006 with a grant from the Sapelo Foundation, combines the resources of the Barton Clinic, the Georgia Appleseed Center for Law and Justice, and Voices for Georgia’s Children. Recognizing a need for juvenile justice reform in Georgia, the organization is spearheading an effort to propose a new juvenile code during the 2009 General Assembly. The juvenile code refers to Title 15 of the Official Code of Georgia, which governs juvenile court matters such as delinquency, child abuse, and neglect. The current code, introduced in 1971, has gone through a number of changes,
leaving it vague and outdated. The initial push to revise the code began four years ago, prior to the establishment of justGeorgia. Former Barton Clinic director and then-president of the Council of Juvenile Court Judges Robin Nash 78l challenged the State Bar of Georgia’s Young Lawyers Division (yld) to take on the project. The yld’s first step was to create a “model” for how the code should look and function. Leading this effort were Barton Clinic alumna Soledad McGrath 02l, Professor Lucy McGough 66l of Louisiana State University, and Judge Velma Tilley of the Bartow County Juvenile Court. “The goal when drafting the model code was to incorporate national best practices with what’s best for Georgia’s children, without being constrained by political realities,” said Beth Reimels 01l, Barton Clinic policy and advocacy director. By March 2008, the yld released its proposed model juvenile code. “The Young Lawyers Division’s proposed model code is based on four years of methodical study of the laws of all fifty states, consultation with the nation’s leading children’s law experts, and solid evidence-based research,”
Worthington said. “It is exciting to know that Georgia could create a legal system truly designed for the best interests of the children it serves.” Concurrently, Georgia Appleseed, led by executive director Sharon Hill 85l, conducted hundreds of interviews with key stakeholders — juvenile court judges, prosecutors, defense attorneys, elected officials, parents, and educators — to gather input on the current juvenile code. “Common Wisdom: Making the Case for a New Georgia Juvenile Code,” published in November, summarizes the input. Armed with the proposed model code and the stakeholder feedback, representatives from justGeorgia, including Reimels, began drafting the legislative package for the Georgia General Assembly. This process provided Barton Clinic students an opportunity to write and contribute to new legislation.
“Georgia has a rare opportunity to comprehensively update the laws affecting our most vulnerable children.” — Karen Worthington 94l
Established at Emory Law in 2000, the Barton Clinic is dedicated to ensuring safety, well-being, and permanency for neglected, abused, and court-involved children in Georgia. The clinic provides multidisciplinary, child-focused research, training, and support for practitioners and policy makers charged with protecting Georgia’s youth. Also see Giving Back: Securing the
Clinic’s Future, page 39. winter 2009
Student Named to Equal Justice Works Board of Directors by Liz Chilla
“When it comes to my interests in public service, I’m a generalist. I can’t just pick one group I want to help because there are too many interesting and important issues.” — stacy tolos 10L
tacy Tolos 10l has been named to the board of directors for Equal Justice Works, a nonprofit organization committed to supporting law students and lawyers working in the public interest. Her three-year term began in October. As one of only three law students on the twenty-eightmember board, Tolos provides a unique perspective on the needs of law students pursuing careers in the public sector. The organization, which Tolos refers to as the “public interest hub for law students,” offers a number of programs for law students and young lawyers, including an annual public service career fair, summer internships in public interest law, and the largest postgraduate legal fellowship program in the nation. In addition to the strategic and administrative duties of a board member, Tolos hopes to contribute to the organization’s mission through fundraising and speaking on the importance of public interest law. Her role with Equal Justice Works is the logical next step in a career devoted to community service. A Cincinnati, Ohio, native, Tolos began volunteering in middle school at a rural Tennessee day camp. “These 18
kids were giving me so much,” she said. “We would drop them off at home at the end of the day, and they had almost nothing. I thought, ‘Look at me. I go to a great public school, I have access to any extracurricular activities I want to do. I have supportive parents. I need to be doing something.’” Tolos attended Vanderbilt University on a community service scholarship, earning bachelor’s degrees in sociology and organizational development, as well as a master’s degree in public policy in education. While an undergraduate, she co-founded and co-taught a college-level course in corporate social responsibility, which is still in demand at Vanderbilt. Tolos founded the Synergy College Preparatory and Mentoring Program in Nashville, Tennessee, which provides college prep assistance to at-risk high school students. She also taught English in West Africa and co-coordinated the Education Without Borders International Conference in the United Arab Emirates. “When it comes to my interests in public service, I’m a generalist,” she said. “I can’t just pick one group I want to help because there are too many interesting and important issues. I just take the opportunities that are presented to me and try to make a difference.” At Emory, Tolos is active in the Emory Public Interest Committee (epic), the International Law Society, the International Humanitarian Law Clinic, and the Faculty Curriculum Committee. She served as co-chair for Advancing the Consensus, a three-day, student-organized conference held at Emory Law in October to celebrate the sixtieth anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. Tolos works as a legal intern and caseworker for the Health Law Partnership in Atlanta, Georgia. Tolos is not shy about her future plans. “I knew I wanted to change the world since I was in ninth grade. I figured that becoming president of the United States would be the best way to do it.”
International Scholar Awarded Gyr Chair by Timothy L. Hussey
rofessor David J. Bederman was invested as the K. H. Gyr Professor in Private International Law at Emory Law on November 11. “David’s work is astonishingly broad and deep,” Emory Law Dean David F. Partlett said. “As you know, to be awarded a chair is one of the highest recognitions of a distinguished career. All of us at Emory Law have been shouting it’s about time David was invested with a chair.” Bederman teaches courses in public international law, legal methods, admiralty, international institutions, law of international common spaces, and Roman law, as well as seminars on international environmental law and foreign relations power. He serves as adviser to the Emory International Law Review. Roland U. Straub 87L (center) congratulates Professor David J. Bederman (left) at his Prior to Emory, Bederman pracinvestiture as the K. H. Gyr Professor in Private International Law. Dean David F. Partlett ticed law in Washington, D.C., with looks on. Straub helped establish the chair to honor his grandfather Dr. K. H. Gyr, a Covington & Burling, and worked distinguished Swiss industrialist. as a legal adviser at the Iran-United States Claims Tribunal at The Hague. He publishes extensively on diverse legal topics, including and national boundaries; seeking to capture the constitute legal history, constitutional law, and international legal elements of law to human culture over the course of millentheory and practice. nia, centuries and areas of applications.” The K. H. Gyr Professorship in Private International Straub, who at the time was a young lawyer in Zug, Switzerland, attended Emory Law’s llm Program. He, with Professor Thomas Burgenthal, helped establish the chair to support cooperation and interaction between the United States and Europe and to assist Emory Law’s llm Program in becoming an important center for training American and international lawyers. “I am immensely gratified and humbled to receive this honor,” Bederman said. “Too often in the academy, we lose sight of the privileges we have. I am so extraordinarily — dean david f. partlett grateful for the profession that has allowed me to have the wonderful experience of teaching bright young students… Law was established in 1987 by Emory Law alumnus of devoting my life to public service and law reform... the Roland U. Straub to honor his grandfather, Dr. K. H. Gyr, freedom to pursue one’s intellect and one’s studies in one’s a distinguished Swiss industrialist and co-founder of Landis chosen field of endeavor.” & Gyr, a major multinational enterprise. After the investiture, Bederman delivered his first K. H. “The investiture of David Bederman today marks a new Gyr Lecture, “The Pirate Code.” chapter in the short history of the K. H. Gyr Chair,” Straub Bederman is the second K. H. Gyr Professor in Private said. “I dare say everything points to a fortuitous and synInternational Law. The chair was held by former Emory ergizing coming together of several components: the mind Law Professor Richard L. Doernberg. of an exceptional scholar at a great institution with knowlA full recording of the ceremony is available on the edge and a view of law that reaches far beyond functional Emory Law website, www.law.emory.edu/alumni.
“David’s work is astonishingly broad and deep. All of us at Emory Law have been shouting it’s about time David was invested with a chair.”
Emory Law Honors 2008 Distinguished Alumni by Liz Chilla
John M. Dowd 65L, Susan Hoy 74L, and Teri Plummer McClure 88L were honored at the 2008 Distinguished Alumni Awards Ceremony in November
ll will agree the three alumni we have identified are exemplars of lives well lived in our profession of service,” said Dean David F. Partlett. “We are proud to honor John, Susan, and Teri for their commitment to the legal community and their service to the law school.” Established in 1985, the Emory Law Distinguished Alumni Award recognizes outstanding alumni who achieve distinction in legal practice, teaching, research, or public administration, and who demonstrate distinguished service to Emory Law, the Emory Law Alumni Association, or Emory University. The recipients’ photos and biographies were added to the Emory Law Hall of Distinguished Alumni on the fifth floor of Gambrell Hall. “They may have entered law school in three different decades,” said Emory Law Alumni Association President Halli Cohn 90l, “but they all shared the same Emory community and the common purpose to define the law school for its future.”
John M. Dowd 65L heads the criminal litigation group of Akin Gump Strauss Hauer and Feld in Washington, D.C., focusing on complex civil and criminal cases. Widely known for his work as special counsel to three Major League Baseball commissioners, he lead the highly publicized investigation of Pete Rose, a team manager, and others, resulting in the “Dowd Report.” Dowd also represented Monica Goodling before Congress in the
Distinguished Alumni Award Nominations Nominations for the Distinguished Alumni Award are accepted throughout the year from Emory Law alumni and members of the community. Nominations are reviewed by the Emory Law Alumni Association based on the nominees’ credentials and record of service to the legal profession. The association’s executive committee selects the recipients. For information on nominating someone, contact Ethan Rosenzweig, director of alumni relations, at email@example.com or 404.727.6857.
firing of nine U.S. attorneys, Sen. John McCain during the Senate’s Keating Five Hearings, and former Governor Fife Symington of Arizona in a high-profile criminal trial. Before entering private practice, Dowd was a trial attorney in the U.S. Department of Justice’s Tax and Criminal divisions and chief of an organized crime strike force. He is listed in Who’s Who in America and has been recognized for more than 10 years in The Best Lawyers in America. Dowd graduated cum laude from St. Bernard College. After Emory Law, he was a captain in the U.S. Marine Corps and a member of the Judge Advocate General Corps. He previously served as general counsel on the board of trustees of the Marine Corps University Foundation. Dowd serves on the board of the Injured Marine Semper Fi Fund and is a founder of the National Museum of the Marine Corps.
Susan Hoy 74L is assistant general counsel and assistant vice president for the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta. She began her practice with the Atlanta law firm of Alston, Miller, and Gaines (now Alston & Bird) and joined the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta in 1986. Hoy focuses on
litigation and real estate, representing the Federal Reserve Bank in its acquisition of property for its Midtown Atlanta headquarters and its construction, which opened in 2001. Hoy is a 2002 graduate of Leadership Midtown. Since 2004, she has served on the board of trustees for the Center for the Visually Impaired, including now as vice chair. An avid international traveler, Hoy is active in her church and is a member of the board of Galaxy Music Theatre, a neighborhood music theater company in Decatur, Georgia. A native of Marshall, Missouri, Hoy received her bachelor’s from University of Missouri. She remains a dedicated Emory alumna, having served as chair of the Emory Law School Fund and a mentor in Emory Law’s Alumni Mentor Program.
Teri Plummer McClure 88L is senior vice president and general counsel of United Parcel Service, overseeing the company’s legal, compliance, and public affairs activities worldwide. McClure, who began her career with ups in 1995 as an employment counsel, is the first woman and the first African-American senior vice president in the company’s legal department. McClure serves on the boards of the ups Foundation, the Annie E. Casey Foundation, Junior Achievement Worldwide, Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, the Atlanta Legal Aid Society, and the Lawyer’s Committee for Civil Rights. She is co-chair of the Georgia Supreme Court Committee on Civil Justice.
Originally from Kansas City, Kansas, McClure earned her bachelor’s from Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri. While at Emory Law, McClure was involved in Moot Court Society and the Black Law Students Association (blsa). She delivered the keynote address at Emory blsa’s 25th anniversary scholarship banquet and was a featured speaker at Emory Law’s “No More Early Exits” conference, which addressed women in the legal field.
Alumni Award Winners Join Forces To Help Injured Soldiers and Families
t the Distinguished Alumni Awards Reception, recipients John M. Dowd 65L, Teri Plummer McClure 88L, and Susan Hoy 74L bonded. That bond became collaboration when Dowd and McClure joined forces to benefit the Injured Marine Semper Fi Fund, www.semperfifund.org. Shortly after Thanksgiving, board member Dowd noticed the fund spent about $800,000 a month on express mail charges to ensure injured Marines and soldiers could access money for immediate needs. Founded in 2004 to aid injured soldiers and their families with travel, home, or medical expenses, the fund works to keep its administrative costs below 5 percent. “I called the director of one express mail company — a former Marine — to see if he could help, Dowd said. “He could not, so I called this magnificent lady at UPS to see if she could.”
Within hours, McClure contacted the appropriate UPS officials to work a rate deal for the fund. “I knew if we could do something, we would,” said McClure, who is senior vice president and general counsel for UPS. “The fact that the money goes immediately to the families for immediate care struck a cord with us.” The new significantly lower rate cuts costs, said Karen Guenther, founder and executive director. “It will help us save money so we can apply it to the wounded.” Dowd, a former Marine, said soldiers with catastrophic injuries recover twice as fast with their family members present. In the last four years, the Semper Fi Fund has given more than $26 million through 11,000-plus grants to injured soldiers.
In Service to Her Country Haynes 86L Takes Seat on U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals by Wendy R. Cromwell
“My reputation is of being very fair in the courtroom. I have no particular agenda except to treat everyone fairly and make sure all receive justice under the law.” — U.S. Judge Catharina Dubbelday Haynes 86L
alled a “legal Doogie Howser” by The Wall Street Journal law blog, Judge Catharina Dubbelday Haynes 86l was sworn in to the U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals on April 22. Her investiture was September 5 in Dallas. She was nominated on July 17, 2007, and confirmed by the full Senate on April 10, 2008. “For my confirmation hearing, I walked into the chamber saying to myself that I was there to offer myself in service to my country,” Haynes said. “My credentials, skills, and work ethic were being offered to my country.” Judge Haynes appreciates the public scrutiny judicial nominees undergo. “All citizens should be very glad there is such an extensive evaluation of someone to be a federal judge,” she said. “I’m very glad there are so many background checks — fbi starting at age 18, the White House vetting, Justice Department check, and aba review, as well as the Senate confirmation process.” One of seventeen active judges for the Fifth Circuit of Louisiana, Texas, and Mississippi, Haynes works in threejudge panels to hear oral arguments and screen criminal and civil cases. She is the only Circuit Court judge in Dallas. Her time at Emory Law and eight-year tenure as a civil district judge for Texas helped prepare her for the caseload of the Fifth Circuit. “I gained good analytic and writing skills at Emory Law,” Haynes said. “I learned to juggle demands on my time — class schedule, interviews, law review, and extracurricular activities. “The process of handling thousands of cases as a state district judge with no resources — there are no law clerks to help manage the docket — gave me the benefit of time management discipline,” she said of state court. “It is helpful in determining how much time each case needs. “At the state district court, I had the experience of writing orders with explanations, as well as my own findings of fact and conclusions of law,” Haynes said. “These experiences have helped me meet the challenges and responsibilities of the federal appellate court. I also recognize the impact every decision makes, and I know every opinion is important.” On oral argument days, Haynes hears four to five cases with litigants having twenty minutes per side to make their
arguments, including judges’ questions. “You review the briefs and records then listen to the oral arguments,” she said. “You confer and reach a consensus then assign who will write the opinion. After the opinion is written, the other judges review it and make changes and comments.” Haynes also serves on screening panels to evaluate appeals. “In all practicality, the Fifth Circuit Court is the court of last resort for a majority of the cases it hears,” Haynes said. “All cases are significant. There are a wide variety of appeals,” she said. “Cases are reviewed by panels of three judges to see if they need oral arguments or if it can be handled through written submission.”
t her federal investiture, Judge Catharina Dubbelday Haynes 86L paid tribute to her husband, lawyer Craig Haynes. Haynes called her husband her biggest cheerleader and most accurate critic. “At my investiture, I mentioned when he said ‘for better or worse,’ I don’t think he expected three campaigns and a confirmation hearing,” Haynes said about her husband of twenty years. “Would you like to know the definition of true love?” the judge asked. “Normally when you need yard signs you get volunteers to help get them ready. Well, in my last campaign, I didn’t get advance notice that I needed 100 yard signs by the next morning. “So when my husband got home after a long day of depositions, I asked him if he could help me,” Haynes said. “He went to the garage and nailed those signs with an expression of ‘I would not do this for anyone else but you.’ That is true love.”
Judge Catharina Haynes • G raduated from Satellite High School at age 16 • G raduated from Florida Institute of Technology at age 19 with B.S. in psychology with highest honors • G raduated second in her class at Emory Law at age 22
• S erved two years as an associate at Thompson & Knight LLP and eleven years as an associate and partner at Baker Botts LLP • H elped the Dallas Association of Young Lawyers write a brochure to provide civil court pro se litigants needed tools to better understand the process of representing themselves
• Volunteers for the Vickery Meadow Learning Center, teaching pre-GED writing and reading courses “Moms and dads bring their children to the center who learn their ABCs while their parents are learning ESL, pre-GED, GED and citizenship. There is this wonderful synergy working together learning. I have a great passion for education. Education is a way out of so many bad things.” winter 2009
Class Notes A Letter from the Alumni President Dear Fellow Alumni: Exciting things are happening at Emory Law. Don’t stand on the sidelines! Get involved. As your new alumni president since September, I appreciate your warm welcome at the recent reunions, New York City Barrister Reception, Distinguished Alumni Awards, and our monthly lunch and learn firm visits in Atlanta. The message I hear is clear: Emory Law alumni are eager to reconnect with their alma mater. My two-year term will focus on transforming our alumni community into an engaged professional network in Atlanta and beyond. Now more than ever, a rigorous alumni association is critical for career and referral networking, as well as professional development. In the coming months, you will hear about our reconstituted Emory Law Alumni Board whose mission is to foster the alumni community through enhanced programming and communications. Our national reach continues to broaden: in addition to existing chapters in New York City and Washington, D.C., I am pleased to report the establishment of alumni groups in Chicago and Los Angeles this year. These regional chapters are just one step in spreading the Emory message to all markets where our alumni practice. Emory Law is on the move. An active alumni association is a key component in Dean David F. Partlett’s plan for Emory Law’s success. Your involvement is needed and valued. Visit www.law.emory.edu/alumni to learn more about opportunities to help shape the success of our school and become involved (or more involved) in the Emory Law Alumni Association. I can also be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org and look forward to hearing from you.
Halli Cohn 90l
50s 70s Walter Ray Phillips 57L 62L, Ernest C. Aulls 57C 58L, Ellis W. Tinsley 55C 58L, and Kenneth F. Murrah 55C 58L were recognized by the Florida Bar for 50 years in the practice of law.
60s Bryan M. Cavan 67L was included in the 2008 Chambers USA: Leading Lawyers for Business Guide in the Litigation: General Commercial category for Georgia. Cavan is a member of Miller & Martin PLLC in the Atlanta office and was named as 2008 –2009 president-elect of the State Bar of Georgia. John G. Creech 66C 68L was appointed to a seventh term as general counsel for the South Carolina Chamber of Commerce. Creech is a co-managing shareholder in the Greenville, S.C., office of Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart PC. Michael Connelly 69L was elected secretary-treasurer of the board of directors of the International Association of Defense Counsel. Connelly is a founding partner of Connelly Baker Wotring LLP in Houston, where he serves as managing partner.
Arch Y. Stokes 67C 70L is president and chief operating officer of Shea Stokes Roberts & Wagner, a national law firm with offices in Georgia, California, New York, and Pennsylvania.
Nathaniel D. Owens 73L was inducted into the Athletics Hall of Fame at Sewanee: The University of the South for 2008. Owens was Sewanee’s first African-American varsity athlete and the first African-American to graduate from the college. Steven Schaikewitz 73L co-wrote an article, “Harry F. Byrd and Louis I. Jaffe, Allies in a Just Cause: Virginia’s Anti-Lynching Law of 1928,” in volume 43 of the Virginia Social Science Journal. Steven J. Chase 75L was named to the 2008 Florida Super Lawyers, a publication that identifies the top 5 percent of attorneys in each state, as chosen by their peers. Chase practices in business and construction litigation. John C. Holmquist Jr. 75L was inducted into the College of Labor and Employment Lawyers in Denver on Sept. 13. The College of Labor and Employment Lawyers is a professional association honoring the leading lawyers nationwide in the practice of labor and employment law. Rene Sacasas 75L was appointed director of real estate programs at the University of Miami. Sacasas is a professor and chair of business law for the School of Business. Oscar Clark Carr III 76L was named a top litigation attorney in Memphis, Tenn., by Benchmark Litigation. Carr is a partner at Glankler Brown PLLC.
Class Notes Ronald S. Robinson 77L transferred to Bangkok, Thailand, as consul general at the U.S. Embassy.
Sheldon S. Saints 82L and Carolyn Saints celebrated the birth of Lara Sophia on June 23, 2008. Gary S. Weinstein 79B 82L joined Private Equity Partners as chief operating officer in the Providence, R.I., office.
David L. Ladov 78L was elected first vice president of the Pennsylvania chapter of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers. Ladov is an attorney with Cozen O’Connor’s West Conshohocken, Pa., office, co-chairing the firm’s family law practice group. John E. Parkerson 74C 75G 78L accepted a position as director of the Office of International Programs at Clayton State University. Parkerson also is a partner at FSB Legal Counsel and continues to represent the Republic of Hungary as its honorary consul for Georgia, Tennessee, North Carolina, and South Carolina.
Halsey G. Knapp Jr. 80L was named to the 2008 Chambers USA: Leading Lawyers for Business Guide in the Best Litigation: General Commercial Attorneys category. Knapp is an attorney with Foltz Martin LLC in Atlanta.
Mark O. Shriver 73B 81L was elected president-elect of Optimist International, one of the world’s largest service club organizations. Bruce S. Sostek 81L was named to the Who’s Who Legal: Texas 2008 list published by Law Business Research Limited.
Keith B. Darrell 83B 83L published the fourth edition of his book, Issues in Internet Law: Society, Technology, and the Law. Thomas Choi 84L joined Constangy, Brooks & Smith LLC as an attorney in the Macon office. Michael D. Ecker 84B 84L joined Eckert Seamans Cherin & Mellott LLC as a member of the corporate practice in the Philadelphia office.
Grady L. Beard 87L was a co-author for the fifth edition of The Law of Workers’ Compensation Insurance in South Carolina. Beard is an attorney with Sowell Gray Stepp & Laffitte LLC in Columbia, SC. Sara Brody 87L joined the Sidley Austin LLP as a partner in the San Francisco office. Brody practices securities litigation, including class actions and derivative litigation.
Luis A. Aguilar 85L was sworn in as a commissioner on the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on July 31. Mitchell H. Caplan 82B 85L joined private equity firm Aquiline Capital Partners LLC as a senior adviser.
Richard C. Litwin 87L was named to the 2008 Georgia Super Lawyers, a publication that identifies the top 5 percent of attorneys in each state, as chosen by their peers. Litwin specializes in state and local taxation, representing businesses and individuals before taxing agencies and in court.
Elizabeth Colt 85L was promoted to director of legal writing at Roger Williams University School of Law.
Steven A. Rossum 87L was named executive vice president of corporate development at AirTran Airways.
Catharina Dubbelday Haynes 86L was sworn in as judge on the U.S. 5th Circuit Court of Appeals, which includes Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas, on April 22.
Deborah L. Kalish 88L is founder and managing partner of Kalish & Associates, a Newnan law firm. Kalish & Associates merged with Atlanta-based real estate firm Morris Hardwick Schneider.
Paul F. Novak 86L joined Milberg LLP as of-counsel and head of the firm’s antitrust practice. Ann Marie Ambrose 87L is the new commissioner of the Department of Human Services in Philadelphia.
Alan S. Clarke 89L 89T received the Ben White Distinguished Service Award from Georgia Lawyers for the Arts. The award recognizes a commitment to providing legal services to worthy individual artists and nonprofit art organizations who cannot otherwise afford assistance.
90s Christine E. Howard 87C 90L transferred to the Tampa, Fla., office of Fisher & Phillips LLP from the firm’s headquarters in Atlanta. She will continue to maintain an active Georgia practice.
Shayna Salomon Steinfeld 86C 90B 90L was sworn in as president of the Atlanta Bar Association on May 20, 2008. Steinfeld also received the Kathleen Kessler Awards from the Georgia Association for Women Lawyers on May 8.
Sarah B. Knowlton 92L was named to the Board of Directors of Breathe New Hampshire. Knowlton is co-chair of the health care practice at McLane, Graf, Raulerson & Middleton. Carter L. Stout 82C 92L was elected chair of the real estate section of the Atlanta Bar Association. Stout is a partner with Stout Walling Atwood LLC. Donald J. Chenevert 93L was appointed to manage Caterpillar’s legal department in India.
Lizabeth Bard Lindley 93L was named to LawDragon’s inaugural “100 Legal Consultants You Need to Know” list. Lindley is director of public relations and the WritersForLaywers™ division at Jaffe Associates. Gordon Robertson III 93L joined the Lowcountry chapter of the American Red Cross as regional development officer. Robertson will lead the fundraising efforts of the chapter’s seven-county region. Emily Jampel Sherman 93L and Ted Sherman celebrated the birth of Adeline Frances on Jan. 3, 2008. James David Duffy 94L joined Thompson Coburn Fagel Haber as a partner in the business litigation practice group. Matthew D. Lee 94L was named a “2008 Lawyer on the Fast Track” by The Legal Intelligencer and Pennsylvania Law Weekly. Lee is an attorney with Blank Rome LLP, focusing on white-collar criminal defense and complex civil litigation.
Jonathan P. Brose 95L was named partner in the New York office of Sidley Austin LLP. Julia Gray Smith 98L and Steven Smith celebrated the birth of Julia Palmer on July 26. Ada E. Brown 99L was appointed to the Texas Public Safety Commission. She is an attorney at McKool Smith.
Class Notes Christopher Charles Frieden 99L and Ashley P. Frieden 02L celebrated the birth of Colby Catherine on Dec. 27, 2007.
Tammy Cummings 06L joined the West Chester, Penn., office of Lamb McErlane PC as an associate in the litigation practice.
Carte Goodwin 99L was featured in the National Law Journal for his role as general counsel to the West Virginia Governor’s Office.
Jessica Slutsky Macari 06L and Ariel Macari were married July 6 in New York City.
David M. Voss 99L was named partner at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP.
Aaron E. Pohlmann 00L was named a member of the American Bar Association Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section 2008 Leadership Academy. Pohlmann is a member of Smith Moore Leatherwood’s Atlanta practice, focusing on life, health, disability, and ERISA litigation. Thomas Parker Guerard 01L accepted a position in the corporate office of Chick-Fil-A Inc., in Atlanta.
Marc Rawls 99L was appointed to the board of directors of Students Without Mothers Inc., a nonprofit organization providing academic scholarships and mentoring to students who have lost their mothers as a result of death or family separation. Rawls is an associate at Sutherland in Atlanta.
Scott L. Alberino 00L was promoted to partner at Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP in Washington, D.C., effective Jan. 1. Alberino is a member of the firm’s financial restructuring practice. Trevor K. Brewer 00L and Michael E. Long 00L formed BrewerLong law firm in Orlando, Fla.
Carol M. Vacca 01L and Albert Vacca were married March 29. Anthony M. Balloon 02L and Shannon Balloon celebrated the birth of Maddox Dean on Oct. 15.
M. Kevin Powers 03L joined Boyar & Miller as an associate in the litigation group. David N. Dreyer 04L was named president of the Georgia chapter of the American Constitution Society. Cary M. Greene 04L was named vice president and general counsel of WineAmerica, the national wineries trade association, in Washington, D.C. Jason S. Jackson 04L joined the Atlanta office of Coughlin Stoia Geller Rudman & Robbins LLP as a patent associate in the intellectual property practice group.
Ashley P. Frieden 02L and Christopher Charles Frieden 99L celebrated the birth of Colby Catherine on Dec. 27, 2007. Jaclyn C. Pampel 02L and Erik Pampel celebrated the birth of Alana Brigitte on Nov. 22, 2007. George O. White III 02L received a Ph.D in international business from the University of Texas-El Paso. He is an assistant professor of international business in the School of Management at the University of Michigan in Flint. Sebastian Caputto 03L graduated from the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business in June and began working with JPMorgan Securities.
James McDonough 07L was interviewed by the Wall Street Journal regarding intellectual property law as it relates to small technology companies. McDonough is an intellectual property attorney at Fish & Richardson PC. Laura Elizabeth Millendorf 07L and Mark Yopp 07L were married Sept. 13 in Brooklyn, N.Y. Millendorf is an assistant district attorney in a Manhattan trial bureau. Yopp is an associate in the New York office of Sutherland.
René Hertsberg 08L joined Scandaglia & Ryan as an associate in Chicago. Elizabeth Ruth JablonskiDiehl 08L and Jeffrey Newcamp were married Aug. 16 in Atlanta. Megan Anne Taylor 08L joined the Atlanta office of Jones Day. James R. Williams 08L joined the Atlanta office of Jones Day.
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Hannah Dowd McPhelin 04L, an attorney in Pepper Hamilton LLP’s Philadelphia office, has been qualified as a LEED Accredited Professional by the Green Building Certification Institute. McPhelin focuses on real estate matters.
Tyler L. Sande 04L joined Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck as an associate in the Denver office. Sande focuses his practice on complex commercial litigation. Amy Todd Klug 05L and Vaughn R. Klug 05L were married Sept. 6 in Newport, R.I.
Fan B. He 07L joined the Atlanta office of Jones Day.
Clint C. Cromwell 08L joined the Nashville, Tenn., office of Miller & Martin PLLC. Cromwell focuses on mergers, acquisitions, business technology, securities and private equity, and venture capital finance.
Dear Fellow Alumni: We hope you enjoy news from some of the 9,500+ Emory Law alumni worldwide. Remember to visit www. law.emory.edu/alumni to learn about our alumni services, use the electronic directory to find old friends, register for upcoming local alumni chapter events, and update us on your milestones. Most importantly, let us know how we can best foster and serve our growing alumni network. If you are ever in the neighborhood, stop by and visit. (With enough notice, we may even be able to arrange for a special parking spot for you!) As always, I am proud to be a fellow alumnus. Keep in touch,
Ethan Rosenzweig 02l Director of Alumni Relations email@example.com 404.727.6857
In Memoriam Emory Law mourns the passing of the following alumni, whose deaths were reported to the school since the date of our last alumni publication.
Carlos E. Westbrook 49L of Fairburn on March 28.
Arthur M. Corrie 50L of Atlanta on May 27.
Jim M. Cowart 52L of Stockbridge on April 25. Robert P. Campbell 52B 55L of Newnan on Oct. 15. Davis Reid Merritt 55L of Lawrenceville on Aug. 18. Paul Matthew Hawkins 54OX 56C 59L of Atlanta on Sept. 27.
Samuel N. Frankel 61C 62L of Atlanta on June 16.
Lindsay Ann Robertson 80L of Braselton on Sept. 28.
Richard H. Johnston 62L of Fayetteville on Oct. 12.
Gregory D. Artis 82L of Atlanta on Aug. 2.
Shadrach Jerome Hale II 62C 65L of Chattanooga, Tenn., on April 26.
Joyce G. Reed 86L 87L of Minneapolis in October 2006.
Martin L. Bogash 66C 66L of Leesberg, Fla., on Sept. 18.
Lisa Fellner Farmer 88L of Atlanta, a renowned local attorney, died Sept. 8. After a 20-year battle with multiple sclerosis, Farmer’s life was further shortened by pancreatic cancer. She was 47. Much of Farmer’s distinguished legal career was spent at Alston & Bird, where she specialized in medical malpractice cases. Farmer graduated from Vanderbilt University before attending Emory Law, where she served as the notes and comments editor of the Emory Law Journal. Farmer is survived by her husband, Christopher M. Farmer 88L, and 6-yearold son.
John Maxwell Cogburn Jr. 68L of Griffin on Oct. 14.
Stephen C. Malone 73L of Panama City Beach, Fla., on Oct. 29. Kenneth W. Krontz 76L of Douglasville on April 28.
Richard N. Adams 77L of Ridgefield, Conn., on Aug. 2. Debra Kaplan Young 75C 79B 79L of Cocoa Beach, Fla., on Oct. 24.
Scholarship Fund Created in Memory of Irwin Liu 79L Emory Law alumnus Irwin Liu died suddenly in April. He is remembered for his strong academics, his lead role on the Moot Court Society team, and his unique and positive influence on the law school environment. To honor Liu’s legacy, members of the Emory Law classes of 1978 and 1979 have established the Irwin Liu Endowed Scholarship. This scholarship will be awarded to a second- or third-year law student who has made strong contributions to life at Emory. If you are interested in making a donation in Liu’s memory, contact Cassandra Blackburn, senior associate director of development, at 404.727.5582 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
90s Lisa L. Ballentine 89L of Decatur, an Atlanta attorney and music lover, died Aug. 25 after a threeyear battle with ovarian cancer. She was 48. After graduating from Emory Law, Ballentine joined Atlanta-based Smith, Gambrell & Russell, where she rose from associate to equity partner, serving as chair of the firm’s labor and employment group. An accomplished litigator, she earned repeated recognition as both a “Super Lawyer” and a member of Georgia’s “Legal Elite,” as awarded by Atlanta and Georgia Trend magazines, respectively. A gifted songwriter and musician, Ballentine was lead vocalist and bass guitarist of No Appeal, a rock ‘n’ roll band comprised of her Smith Gambrell colleagues. Born in Montgomery, Ala., Ballentine earned her undergraduate degree from Auburn University. While a law student at Emory, she received the Moffett and Henderson Litigation Award, the James C. Pratt Best Brief Award, and the Douglass Peabody Best Oralist Award. Ballentine taught for several years at Emory Law. She is remembered as a mentor, adviser, and friend.
Maurice Bennett 96L of Atlanta, a defense attorney known for his work on high-profile celebrity and criminal trials, died Aug. 28 after complications from a long illness. He was 37. Born in Dunn, N.C., Bennett graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and was a member of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity. Prior to forming his criminal defense and entertainment practice, Bennett served as assistant solicitor in the DeKalb County Solicitor General’s Office. He was known for his passion for traveling and entertaining.
Benjamin I. Everson 06L of Unionville, Conn., died on May 1.
Gifts and Contributions Emory Law Giving Societies President’s Club $1 million+ Leadership League $100,000+ Quadrangle Society $25,000+ Lullwater Society $10,000+ Longstreet Circle $5,000+ Dean’s Circle $2,500+ Barrister’s Club $1,000+ Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the appreciation lists in this report. We apologize for any omissions or errors. Please contact Angela M. Eyer, director of donor relations and stewardship, at 404.727.6511 or email@example.com with any corrections. * Donor is deceased
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LULLWATER SOCIETY Atlanta Bar Foundation Jean C. Berman & Aric J. Press David S. Cohen 94L William F. Denson III 68L Ruth Greenberg Fawley 95L & James S. Fawley Ford & Harrison LLP Marlene M. Frankel Samuel N. Frankel 61C 62L* Paul B. & Beryl S. Greetin Foundation C. Lash Harrison 62B 65L & Paula Hilburn Harrison Martin Liberman 74L Aaron H. Marks 93L & Elaine B. Marks Philip Syng Reese 66C 76B 76L & Daphne C. Reese Amelia Toy Rudolph 88C 91L & Frederick M. Rudolph Edwin J. Schklar 80B 80L Julie Seaman & Jeffrey Seaman Sutherland LONGSTREET CIRCLE ACCA Georgia Chapter Frank S. Alexander & Joan B. Alexander Abdullahi Ahmed An-Na’im & Aisha A. Osman Joseph M. Beck 65C & Kay Harris Beck 75G Jean B. Bergmark & David A. Bergmark Henry L. Bowden Jr. 74L & Jeanne Johnson Bowden 77L William H. Brewster 84C 84G & Karen McCue Brewster 85N Charles E. Buker III 76C & Margaret Robinson Buker 81L Susan Fitzgerald Carter & John B. Carter Jr. Gardner G. Courson 74L & Haidee Courson Janet Hayes Davis Foundation Burnet V. Davis John M. Dowd 65L & Carole L. Dowd 65L Stephen M. Forte 80L & Susan Seavey Forte 80N Adam Matthew Gleklen 90C 95L Wilbur & Hilda Glenn Family Foundation Thomas K. Glenn II & Louise Rand Glenn The Hon. Glenda Hatchett 77L Corey Fleming Hirokawa 00L & Benjamin Theodore Hirokawa Hunton & Williams LLP Jones Day Ruth J. Katz 77L Joyce L. Kramer 76L James T. Laney & Berta R. Laney McKenna, Long & Aldridge LLP Kimberly L. Myers 92L Rodney M. Perlman 76L & Robin Perlman Piedmont Charitable Foundation Inc. Promises Inc. Brent Jamieson Savage 78L & Linda L. Savage Gordon A. Smith W. Terence Walsh 70L & Patricia W. Walsh
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Womble, Carlyle, Sandridge & Rice Paul John Zwier II & Marlene D. Zwier DEAN’S CIRCLE Attorneys’ Title Guaranty Fund Deborah Pitman Austin 77C 84L & Jesse H. Austin III 80B 80L Emmett B. Cartledge Jr. 31C 33L* Debra R. Cohen 88L Robert L. Coley 70B 73L & Bettie T. Coley Columbus Equipment Co. Eric M. Davis 92L & Lisa Marie Davis Judith W. Devins Robert S. Devins 78L Walter Driver Jr. & Bettie Driver John C. Ethridge Jr. 82L & Cynthia Cates Ethridge William L. Floyd 65L & Connie Floyd Kathy Buckman Gibson 89B 89L & James W. Gibson Jr. Robert S. Harkey 63C 65L & Barbara P. Harkey James I. Hay 71L & Molly Hay G.& B. Horowitz Family Foundation Inc. Linda Kagan Horowitz 89L & Seth R. Horowitz Walter E. Jospin 79L & The Hon. Wendy L. Shoob Israel Katz 40B 42L Kilpatrick Stockton LLP Shari K. Krouner 84L & Todd Jay Krouner 84L Jonathan K. Layne 79B 79L & Sheryl S. Layne 79C David C. McBride 75L & Sally McBride Thomas R. McNeill 77L & Pat McNeill Sarah A. O’Leary & Michael J. Perry David F. Partlett & Nan Partlett Powell Goldstein LLP Lawrence Andrew Reicher 08L Michael P. Sarrey 76L & Paula K. Sarrey Frank W. Scroggins 59L & Gloria Scroggins Smith, Gambrell & Russell LLP Chilton D. Varner 76L & K. Morgan Varner III Amy Levin Weil 77C 81L & Craig E. Weil 81MR Robert U. Wright 79L & Bright Kinnett Wright 80L BARRISTER’S CLUB A Legendary Event Catering John O. Adams Jr. 65L Kristen David Adams 95L Athanasios E. Agelakopoulos 03L Diane Z. Alexander 00MR & Kent B. Alexander Miles J. Alexander 52C & Elaine B. Alexander The Hon. Robert L. Allgood 78L & Terri Allgood Alston & Bird LLP Paul H. Anderson Jr. 75L Wright H. Andrews Jr. 70C 73L & Lisa S. Andrews Arnall Golden Gregory LLP
Morton Henry Aronson & Ellen S. Aronson Thomas C. Arthur & Carolyn Fisher Arthur Anthony B. Askew 65L & Margaret Askew 65G R. Byron Attridge 61L & Florence L. Attridge George L. Bailey USMC (RET) 65L & Jean Brownlee Bailey Emily C. Baker 98C 01L & Christopher C. Bly 99C 02L Anthony M. Balloon 02L & Shannon M. Balloon Justin S. Barry 08L Noel Jason Bartels 08L Henry R. Bauer Jr. 67L & Mary Carole Cooney 75L Gerald L. Baxter 76L The Hon. Dorothy Toth Beasley 08L J. Guy Beatty Jr. 57L & Patricia Peter Beatty Elizabeth Antonakakis Beebe 98L & Jonathan Beebe Elizabeth C. Belden 79L Joseph Odilo Blanco 99L & Lisa Read Blanco Steven R. Block 80L & Lisa A. Block Jessica Sara Boar 02L & Roland Del Cid Bondurant, Mixson & Elmore LLP William L. Bost Jr. 73L & Ruthanna J. Bost Emily R. Bramer 02L L. Travis Brannon 52L & Jean Mouchet Brannon Shirley Rose Brener 07L Richard L. Brower 79B 83B 83L & Sharon H. Brower Sara Walden Brown 02L & Robert Bernard Brown Michael J. Broyde & Channah S. Broyde Alison J. Bruley 02L & Kenneth C. Bruley Aaron L. Buchsbaum 54L & Esther Rosenbaum Buchsbaum Joel G. Burris 80B 83L & Pamela Esterman A. Paul Cadenhead 49L & Sara Davenport Cadenhead James C. Camp 76L & Delia Alice Park Robert D. Carl III 78L & Anne C. Currie William J. Carney & Jane C. Carney Vincent Alfred Castiglione 89L & Maureen Castiglione John A. Chandler & Elizabeth V. Tanis Ellen Stretcher Cheek 95L & Ty J. Cheek John A. Christy 80L Ian C. Clarke 07L Leslie Evan Cline 08L The Hon. Ezra Harry Cohen 69L & Katherine Meyers Cohen Halli D. Cohn 90L & Richard J. Warren 92L Britt-Marie Khalilah Cole-Johnson 03C 08L & Craig Johnson The Hon. Clarence Cooper 67L & Shirley Elder Cooper 84A
James W. Cooper 89L & Renata Kendrick Cooper 86C 86G 89L Emily X. Costarides 08L Matthew J. Cristy 03L & Mary E. Abreu-Cristy Harold T. Daniel Jr. 63OX 65C 69L & Laurie Webb Daniel Nichole Elaine Davis 08L Lauren M. Dayton 03L & Jeffrey D. Dayton Mark F. Dehler 84L & L. Cathy Cox Tomas Edwin Delgado 08L Richard T. DeMayo 71C 74L & Claudia Poulnot DeMayo Alleen D. Deutsch & J. Anthony Paredes Aissatou Kesso Diallo 08L James Edward Dingivan 08L The Hon. John E. Dougherty 48C 50L & Ivy M. Dougherty William Bradford Drummond 08L Marcella C. Ducca 05C 08L Steven S. Dunlevie 73L & Katherine S. Dunlevie Christopher Anthony Dwyer 04B 08L Matt E. Egger 78L & Virginia Ann Fowler Alison Marie Elko 03L A. James Elliott 63C 66L & Phyllis H. Marshburn W. Tinsley Ellis 55C 58L & Judith Williams Ellis 57C M. Jerome Elmore 76L & Susan Elmore Michael V. Elsberry 74L & Sally Ann Blackmun 76L Martha Williams Fagan & James D. Fagan Jr. Laurie-Ann Fallon 05L 05T Sarah E. Fergusson 02C 08L J. D. Fleming Jr. 67L John H. Fleming 70C & Lisa Fleming Elizabeth D. Floyd 83L & John E. Floyd 83L Cynthia Ann Fonner 89C 92L Elizabeth Marshall Francis 08L & James D. Francis Andrew Joshua Frank 03L & Sivan Alyse Frank 04L Jamie I. Freedman 08L Richard Dale Freer & Louise Lambert Freer Kelley A. Friedgen 99C 03L 03PH F. Kytle Frye III 72L & Deborah D. Frye Gerard J. Gaeng 84L David H. Gambrell & Luck Gambrell Isabel M. Garcia 99L & David J. Sanchez Sharon A. Gay 82L & Neil C. Schemm Ruth H. Gershon 67C 70L & Sanford A. Cohn 67L Dianne G. Giancarlo 82L & Charles Giancarlo David Giannotti 72L & Kathy A. Giannotti J. David Gibbs 79L & Kaye L. LaFollette James Jay Gibson 08L W. Clay Gibson 81L & Mary G. Gibson Glassratner Advisory & Capital Group
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Elizabeth Ann Johnson 82L & Nathaniel E. Gozansky Joann E. Johnston 04L Glower W. Jones 63L & Joanna D. Jones Michael Ridgway Jones 85OX 88C 04L & Jonathan S. Parris John A. Jordak Jr. 93L & Nancy Y. Jordak 93L JustGive.org Sam K. Kaywood Jr. 86L & Cheryl L. Kaywood Jacqueline L. Kelly & Richard D. Kelly Peter A. Kelly 08B 08L Richard P. Kessler Jr. 71L & Susan Perkins Kessler Bennett Lexon Kight 65C 66L & Judith E. Kight King & Spalding LLP Robert N. Klein 84B 84L* Susan M. Klein Thad C. Kodish 00L & Elisa Smith Kodish Stephen Thomas Kong 95L & Salle E. Yoo
Laura S. Huffman 08L James B. Hughes Jr. & Melba N. G. Hughes W. Stell Huie 52C 53L & Madaline Huie The Huisking Foundation Inc. The Hon. Willis B. Hunt Jr. 54L & Ursula S. Hunt Richard C. Ingwersen 73L & T. W. Ingwersen
John L. Latham 79L & Sheri T. Latham Alden Kwong Wei Lee 08L Shauna Margaret Leven 08L Ian Lloyd Levin 92L & Lisa Kring Levin 92B The Hon. Elliott H. Levitas 52C 56L & Barbara Hillman Levitas Carlton D. Lewis
“Emory Law’s Greatest Treasures” Honored At Night at the Met Reception for Barristers Club
urrounded by the art treasures of Metropolitan Museum of Art Patron’s Lounge, Emory Law celebrated more than fifty members of the Barristers Club on October 21 in New York. “Likewise, we have gathered our alumni donors here who are Emory Law’s greatest treasures,” Dean David F. Partlett said. “We honor you tonight.” Partlett outlined Emory Law’s efforts to become more student centered. “This can only be done with the continuing financial and volunteer support from our alumni to help to ensure that the value of an Emory Law education continues to improve with time.” Phil Reese 66c 76b 76l, chair of the Emory Law Advisory Board and Campaign co-chair, thanked Barristers Club members for their unflagging support. He praised the University’s $21 million commitment to support Dean Partlett and his cabinet’s efforts to make Emory Law one of the finest law schools in the country. Reese highlighted new faculty, increased funding for scholarships to attract the brightest and most diverse student body, facility improvements, and enhanced programmatic offerings. Further evidence of the student-centered focus is the appointment of Gregory L. Riggs 79l as associate dean of student services and community engagement (see In Brief on page 5), the advisory board chair said. “The immediate impact of all of these efforts has been to raise our standing in the national rankings from 27th to 22nd since the dean arrived,” Reese said. “We wish to Greg Riggs 79L (left), Phil Reese 66C 76B 76L, and Susan Rosenberg 76L talk continue this momentum. Accordingly we at the Night at the Met reception for Barristers Club members in New York City. have embarked on a $35 million campaign Alyson Kay Higgins 05C 08L Josie L. Krause 07L to give the dean and his team the resources they will need to keep The Hon. James C. Hill 48L & Caroline C. Kresky 83L on going … to make Emory Law the best it can be. Mary B. Hill Frederic M. Krieger 75L & Catherine Marie Hilton 95L & Alice T. Whittelsey “We thank you for what you have done to get us this far Larry W. Hilton Madeline B. Kuflik 75L & and look forward to your joining us in supporting David’s and Robert H. Hishon 69L Sidney Howard Kuflik Holland & Knight LLP Kulynych Family Foundation President Jim Wagner’s vision for the Law School: a place where Harry C. Howard 55L & II Inc. scholarship, legal training for the practice of law, service, and Telside Strickland Howard Derek Wen-hao Kung 07L Susan Hoy 74L Patricia W. Lamar 84L leadership come together to give our students an experience Ruth R. Hoyt & Anne H. Jolley Harry V. Lamon Jr. 58L & which is more than practice.” Foundation Ada Lamon Reta J. Lewis 89L Thomas E. Lewis 70L Ashanti A. Lilley 08L Allan Y. Lin & Meilin S. Lin Jonathan Charles Lippert 08L Esty Rosenfeld Lobovits 07L
The Hon. Elizabeth E. Long 75L & Clay C. Long Douglas J. MacGinnitie 92L & Michelle T. MacGinnitie Kareem A. Maddison 03L & Shonda Maddison
Joseph L. Manson III 74L Joseph S. Manson 07L Michael J. McConnell 86L & Nancy M. McConnell Samuel C. McCutchen 62C 63L
Gifts and Contributions Raymond W. McDaniel Jr. 83L & Lori R. Buchbinder 83L James F. McDonough III 07L & Melissa McDonough David G. McIntee & Dian T. McIntee Barbara A. McIntyre 78L & Victor A. Speck Patricia Ratner McWeeney 84L & Micheal McWeeney Christina E. Meier 83L & John E. Hottendorf Harold S. Merlin 73L & JoLynn A. Merlin Linda Giunta Michaelson 90L & David J. Michaelson Lee P. Miller 82L Jeanne M. Mininall 79L B. G. Minisman Jr. 70L Thoral David Mitchell 89L Elizabeth Ann Morgan 90L Carl W. Mullis III 75L & Marian Mullis Paul J. Murphy 86L & Gia M. Partain Christopher T. Nace 03B 03L Norman & Bettina Roberts Foundation Inc. Shakira Zoleka Okane 08L The Hon. William C. Oâ€™Kelley 51C 53L & Ernestine Allen Oâ€™Kelley The Hon. Mary Margaret Oliver 72L Robert I. Paller 58L & Caryl Paller Jane DiFolco Parker Wilmer Parker III 76L & Rebecca J. Skillern Parker Vivek Ashwin Patel 08L William Burnet Pearce 04T 07L Lawrence W. Pettiette Jr. 78L & Janey Pettiette Todd R. Phillips 83L & Stacey Brady James B. Pilcher 59L & Lorene C. Pilcher Justin R. Pollak 08B 08L Barbara Lee Portman 88L Chester N. Posey 49L & Sue Hooten Posey Polly J. Price 86C 86G Anne M. Rector 87L & Julie Hassell 65OX 67C Beverly Gail Reese 78L Terri Roth Reicher & Oscar A. Reicher B. Allen Reid 80L & Leslie M. Reid Gregory L. Riggs 79L & Kaye A. Riggs Betty B. Robbins 75L & Moses Silverman Mark A. Rogers 05L Ethan Michael Rosenzweig 02L Peter J. Ross 78L & Anne I. Thorson Alan E. Rothfeder 60B 63L 64B & Myrna Sheftall Rothfeder Joseph O. Saseen 54L & Patricia F. Saseen Daniel A. Sasse 97L & Anne M. Brafford Robert A. Schapiro & Lillian R.G. Schapiro Denise Erin Schnapp 08L Arthur Jay Schwartz 72L & Joyce Straus Schwartz
September 1, 2007 to August 31, 2008
Debra A. Segal 79L & Randall Jeffrey Cadenhead Julie L. Seitz 95L & Richard T. Seitz William E. Shanks Jr. 76L & Jean S. Shanks 74G Susan McRae Shanor 89L & Charles A. Shanor Keith J. Shapiro 83L Pete Christopher Sherlock 04C 08L John M. Simms 76L & Sally S. Simms Gregory A. Slamowitz 90L & Kirsten J. Hilleman 91L Donna Irvin Sobel 82L & Edward B. Sobel 82L Tina L. Stark State Bar of Georgia Courtney Blaire Statfeld 07L Petra C. Stewart 08L Thomas E. Story III 80B 83L & Janice K. Story 82B Charles E. Taylor 84L Courtney D. Taylor 08L Eric M. Taylor & Valerie B. Taylor Nicholas B. Telesca 89L Nancy F. Tenenbaum 74C & Bert Tenenbaum 75C Elizabeth Margaret Thomas 08L William C. Thompson 77L & Jenny K. Mittelman 85L Randolph W. Thrower 34C 36L & Margaret Munroe Thrower Charles H. Tisdale 72L & Martha Eskew Tisdale Troutman Sanders LLP Cheryl F. Turner 94C 99L Bruce L. Udolf 79L & Sheryl Singer Udolf United Way of San Diego Iva Uroic 07L Johan Van der Vyver & Elma C. Van der Vyver Barbara A. Van Gelder 76L & Oliver B. Patton James W. Walker Jr. 53L & Eileen Newton Walker Felker W. Ward Jr. 71L & Mary Ward Joseph Nathanael Watson 08L R. J. Watts II 81L & Maureen W. Watts Neal A. Weinstein 81L & Rebecca L. Weinstein 81L Terry R. Weiss 83C 86L & Jennifer Falk Weiss 86L Della Wager Wells 86L & Jere A. Wells The Hon. Thomas B. Wells 73L & Mary Jo G. Wells 71C 72G David A. Wender 03L & Jaime S. Wender Warren O. Wheeler 70L & Linda G. Wheeler Michelle D. Williamson 08L David D. Wilson 93L & Melody Wilder Wilson T. Henry Wilson Jr. & Janet H. Wilson Calvin E. Wingfield 06L John Witte Jr. & Eliza Ellison 96T Jack G. Yopp David A. Zimmerman 99L & Stephanie M. Zimmerman
DONORS Richard C. Abati 01L & Kristin Abati Michael B. Abramson 99C 04L Douglas L. Abramson 75L & Susan S. Abramson 74A 76A ACLU Foundation of Georgia Inc. Tara L. Acton 99L & David Erling Acton Chris Edward Adams 00C 07L Alfred B. Adams III 66C 69L & Joanna M. Adams 66C Windsor Salet Adams 06L & Richard Manly Adams 05T Steven C. Adams 73L Susan Elizabeth Adams 07L Susan Palmer Adams 83L & Kent Allen Mason Willie C. Adams 96L Jason S. Adler 02L Robert B. Ahdieh & Krista A. Forsgren Sheetal Chittur Aiyer 04L Akerman Senterfitt Jack B. Albanese 72L Marcy Levine Aldrich 88L & Harry R. Aldrich Phillip E. Aldridge 63L Craig de Mariana Aleman 10L Kelly L. Alexander-Whitehart 03L Silas Webster Allard 09T 10L Cecile Levesque Allen Henry C. Allen Jr. 50L Jefferson M. Allen 98L & Liza Jeanine Farley 97G Richard E. Allen 66L & Jeanie Cross Allen Thomas F. Allgood Jr. 79L & Bonnie W. Allgood Becky Mitchell Allison & Russell B. Allison John DeSaussure Allison 91L & Courtney D. Allison 92L Herbert Alperin 54C 57M 61MR & Ann S. Alperin Daniel L. Alpert 92L Jeremy G. Alpert 98L Bennet Dean Alsher 78L & Paula M. Alsher John C. Amabile 92L & Susan R. Amabile Lorenzo Davide Amato 05N & Susan Coppedge Amato Mary P. Ambler 94L & Lawrence R. Ambler Corey R. Amundson 97L & Susan Connella Amundson Jane L. Andersen 81L & William E. Andersen Jaimie Roberta Anderson 04G 10L Janis M. Gomez Anderson 97L & Martin D. Anderson Jill Pride Anderson 87L Julia B. Anderson 83L Paul H. Anderson Sr. 38C 40L & Marian Anderson Philip Warren Anderson 80L Richard H. Andre 80L Laura Miller Andrew 96L Lucas W. Andrews 98L & Brenda Andrews Mirna Geha Andrews 03L Stephen C. Andrews 79C & The Hon. Doris Louise Downs Ann M. Kirk Palmer H. Ansley Jr. 76L & Carlette Ansley Janet M. Ansorge 73L Sara Elizabeth Apel 08L
Archdiocese of Cincinnati Richard L. Arenburg 78C 81L 87L & Elisabeth F. Arenburg Clare Y. Arguedas 06L & Roberto Antonio Arguedas 10G Andrea Vanina Arias 08L The Hon. Angela R. Arkin 83L & Ross Rabin Bryan Christopher Armbruster 10L Kevin R. Armbruster 83L 90L & Belinda L. Armbruster Rhea M. Armstrong 92L Jessica R. Arnold 04L Mitchell S. Arons 87L & Penny Arons Marvin S. Arrington Jr. 96L The Hon. Marvin S. Arrington Sr. 67L John T. Arthur 00C 06L Richard M. Asbill & Lyn Asbill Jessica A. Ash 08L Joseph Savitt Asher 94L & Johanna Costa Asher Hulett H. Askew 67L & Cathy W. Askew Sara J. Askew Kathleen Anne Atkisson 90L & Mark M. Atkisson Simon B. Auerbach 03L David De Coursey Aughtry 82L Ashley Jane Austin 09L William H. Avery 75L & Carolyn Avery William E. Aycock 50L & Betty W. Aycock Jonathan Harry Azoff 10L Sarah Taliaferro Babcock 07L Carson Hughes Bacon 10L & Gerald Daniel Bacon Gayle Denise Bacon 96L Laurent R. Badoux 97L & Christine L. Badoux Amber Leigh Bagley 08L The Hon. Jeffrey S. Bagley 87L & Anita Ledbetter Bagley Margo Andrea Bagley 96L & Samuel S. Bagley Peter L. Bagley 79L & Jacqueline Doig Bagley Erin C. Vocke Bailey 06L & Matthew K.V. Bailey A. Diane Baker 80L & Thomas J. Robison Elizabeth Baldwin McGovern 95L & Michael McGovern Ray A. Baldwin Jr. 41B 49L John S. Ball 74L & Mary C. Ball Milner S. Ball John B. Ballard Jr. 73L & Janet E. Ballard Michael E. Ballard 80L Josiah A. Bancroft 04L Karlton V. Banke 76L & Diane Taylor Banke Joseph R. Bankoff & Lisa H. Bankoff Steven Leon Banks 95L Ronald L. Barabas 08L Mark R. Baran 90L & Myra P. Baran Justice Kay Barber 06L Walter Eliot Bard 89L & Elizabeth S. Bard James Lawrence Barkin 90L & Wendy K. Barkin 84C 90L Peter B. Barlow 95L & Sharla Barlow
Patricia Thrower Barmeyer Nathaniel Antonio Barnes Jr. 07L Gale Fox Barnett 82L & Stephen M. Barnett 77MR Hubert J. Barnhardt III 91L & Lou Lowery Barnhardt Christopher Michael Barr 10L & Joann Marie Barr Lauren Larmer Barrett 85L Lynsey M. Barron 09L & Graham Barron The Hon. Norman A. Barron 71L & Alice B. Baron Edward J. Barry IV 69L & Brenda Holly Barry Felicity H. Barry 81L & John D. Barry Ryan M. Bartley 07L Eric Fristedt Barton 00C 03L Jack C. Basham & Leslie Jones Howard Jonathan Bashman 89L & Janice Gable Bashman Charles T. Bass Jr. 51L Glenn Scott Bass 82L & Dale G. Bass 81A Elisabeth Estes Bassett 08L William R. Bassett 67L & Dorothy G. Bassett Richard Brent Bates 10L Donald E. Batterson 93L & Karen E. Batterson Luther J. Battiste III 74L & Judy Mitchell Battiste 74C Charles H. Battle Jr. 70L & Lola E. Battle S. Derek Bauer 00L & Lisa Janel Bauer 05L Andrew R. Bauman 86C 90L & Deborah Zellner Bauman 89C 93M 94MR 97MR Stephen D. Bayer 92L & Dori Fox Bayer Robert E. Baynard 72L The Hon. Thomas E. Baynes Jr. 67L 72L & Maija K. Baynes Frank Bazzel 75L & Barbara J. Bazzel Jason M. Beach 03L Charles A. Beard 64C & Mary Crain Beard Christie Monteilh Bearden 08L Henry R. Beasley 49C 52L & Maurine Beasley Robert S. Beauchamp 57C 60L & Janet Beauchamp Todd Wuescher Beauchamp 06L Leslie A. Bechtel 83L & Everett Knapp Hall Erika P. Beck 84L Judith M. Becker 59C 76L & Robert B. Grant Andrew J. Becker 05L Laurence B. Beckler 91L & Betty Ng-Beckler Tricia A. Beckmann 10L The Hon. T. Jackson Bedford Jr. 73L Scott H. Beeken 75L Matthew R. Begley 07L Thomas A. Belenchia 92L & Elizabeth Belenchia Sally Schuber Belenky 97L & Eric Belenky Belden H. Bell 59L & Rae E. Bell Drew T. Bell 10L Nathan Clay Belzer 98L & Allison Scardino Belzer 99G 02G Jonathan Richard Benator 08L
Josiah V. Benator & Birdie G. Benator Steven K. Bender 91L Sharon R. Marsh 82L & F. Kaid Benfield 69C Robert H. Benfield Jr. 83L & The Hon. Stephanie Stuckey Benfield Michelle Renee Bennett 05L Bentley, Bentley & Bentley Frank E. Bentley Jr. 81L & Earlene Bentley Fred D. Bentley Jr. 80L Kenneth H. Benton 08B 08L Roy Ben-Yoseph 98B 98L & Shannon Ben-Yoseph Caitlin I. Berberich 06L & Walfred Libardo Mazariegos Scott F. Beresford 68L Rachel Lisa Berger 99B 99L & David LeRoy Berger Michael R. Bergman 03L Amy G. Berlin Wolpert 92L & Ivan Wolpert Dan Jonathan Berman 90B 90L & Ilene Weisbard Berman 90L Shari K. Berman 93C 96L & Stuart Craig Berman Stephen M. Berman & Candy A. Berman Colin M. Bernardino 99L & Natalie C. Suhl Gayle A. Berne 02L & Alexander C. Webbe Steven P. Berne 87L Anita Bernstein Jack K. Berry 58L & Frances Cassel Berry Better Georgia Fund The Betterment Fund Phill Bettis 80L & Wanda Bettis James K. Bidgood Jr. 83L & Marsha Kay Bidgood Marc E. Biondi 96C 99L & Emily Christine Biondi The Hon. Stanley F. Birch Jr. 70L 76L Dorothy Hemmer Bishop 58B 85L & E. Neil Bishop Jeffrey E. Bjork 98L & Monica Sue Bjork 99A Warren C. Black Jr. 74L & Janis Graves Black Bennie H. Black 80L Cassandra R. B. Blackburn Robert N. Blackford 68L & Margaret W. Blackford Margaret Thoma Blackwood 02L & Leland Blackwood Mona Blake 80L Laurie Blank Julie G. Blewis 81L & Gordon G. Blewis Susan J. Blizzard 91B 91L Judith A. Bloom 88L & Jonathan M. Minnen 88L David D. Blum 72L & Nancy Rampell 78A 84M 85MR 89MR Isaac Blumberg 04L & Marcy Blumberg Matthew Jared Blumenstyk 10L Ned Blumenthal 87C 90L & Renay Blumenthal Joy A. Blumkin 80L & Lewis A. Golinker Jennifer Elizabeth Bluver 10L Gary M. Blyn 87L & Deborah H. Blyn
Christina E. Bodewig 08L Aimee B. Bogard 92L & Howard E. Bogard 92L William H. Boice 68C & Sally Coith Emmet Jopling Bondurant II & Jane E. Fahey 05G James C. Bonner Jr. 70L & Patricia M. Bonner 69G The Hon. Alice Dorrier Bonner 79L & John T. Bonner 64MR 70MR Andrea M. Booher 02L Peter K. Booth Jr. 08L Anna-Marie Booth 74L Elizabeth G. Borland 91L & William C. Borland William L. Bost III 01L & Helen M. Bost Sarah Pentz Bottini 07L 07T Bruce M. Bounds 70L & Joan Thuss Bounds Brian Bowen & Jean R. Bowen Edgar R. Bowers 65C 66L & Kay Shoun Bowers Lucy S. Bowers & James W. Bowers William C. Bowers 75L & Jo Anne Kennedy Jeffrey Ross Bowie 91L & Melinda L. Moseley 91L George R. Boyd Jr. 53L & Mary Hudson Boyd Andy S. Boyles Jacque D. Boynton & James Boynton Elliott Brack Truly F. Bracken 76L Glenn E. Bradford 74L & Melinda Bradford Wayne N. Bradley 90L & Jennifer O. Bradley Caroline E. Branch 07L 07T & Daniel B. Branch 03B Elizabeth Lee Branch 94L Nicole P. Brandi 05L Jared M. Brandman 01L & Robyn Brandman William H. Brandon 75L Catherine Grace Brandt 08L Richard Lamar Brannon 59C 65L & Eleanor L. Brannon Robert E. Branson 74L & Barbara W. Branson Peter A. Braverman 77L & Susan R. Rosenberg 78L Carolyn R. Bregman 82L Jeffrey H. Brickman 89L & Susan Brickman Chandler R. Bridges 63C 68L & Beverly Bridges Mark R. Bridwell 88B 93L & Susan M. Bridwell 86G 93G 96G The Hon. Gerrilyn G. Brill 75L & Walter A. Brill 75L Robert M. Brinson 62C 63L & Margaret D. Brinson Tyler Brody 04L & Megan Brody Katherine Anne Brokaw & Steven J. Russ Annette L. Broner 85L & Frank Adam Broner Jesse Kenneth Broocker 05C 08L Geoffrey Broocker & Deborah Anne Broocker John G. Brooks Norman Michael Brothers Jr. 92L & Rae Ann Heenan
Dorothy Brown Rickman P. Brown 81L & Deborah J. Brown Robert Preston Brown 89L & Janet C. Brown Thomas A. Brown 60L & Ann B. Brown Christina Maistrellis Broxterman 96L & Michael P. Broxterman Andrew W. Broy John Keith Bryan 93L & Courtney Byran Marc R. Bryant 93L & Amy D. Bryant Irving H. Buchalter 50L & Lenora G. Buchalter Robert Edward Buckley 07L Robert L. Burkart 92L & Elizabeth H. Burkart Bob Burkhalter 54L & Betty Burkhalter Lawrence S. Burnat 71B 75L Amanda Lynn Burns 10L Kelly Ann Burns 05L C. Benton Burroughs Jr. 71L & Dorinda Burroughs Philip H. Burrus IV 02B 02L Kaye Woodard Burwell 86L A Business Law Firm LLC William W. Buzbee & Lisa E. Chang Lynell A. Cadray & Joseph P. Cadray Jr. Daniel J. Cahill Jr. 83L James F. Callaham Jr. 62L & Eleanor Downs Callaham Mary Frances Callis 07L Amanda Faye Calloway 07L Stanley A. Camhi 75L & Dale N. Camhi Barbara Campbell Larry L. Campbell & Joy C. Campbell George Scott Candler III 79L & Karna T. Candler Peter C. Canfield & Laurel J. Lucey Jerry O. Capes 70L & Barbara Capes Robert W. Capobianco 98L Marni Goldstein Caputo 01L & Timothy J. Caputo Susan L. Cardones 03C 07L & Justin H. Cardones The Hon. George H. Carley & Sandra L. Carley Thomas S. Carlock 66L & Gwen G. Carlock Tiffany E. Carr 03B 03L Lynn M. A. Carrico 02L & Matthew S. Carrico 03L Paul T. Carroll III 74C 79L & Dale Clothier Carroll 75N 79N Virginia L. Carron Eiland 92L & Brent Hunter Eiland 94B Carlissa R. Carson 08L G. Thomas Carter 67L & Janette L. Carter Ambar Jazmin Carvalho 08L Brian Nelson Casey 86L & Julianne Hoff Casey Matthew Ryan Cash 07L Clifford W. Casner Jr. & Kathryn D. Casner Stephanie B. Casteel 91L & Robert Fehskens George H. Cate III 87L & Amy H. Cate William J. Cathey III 79L
Fredric Chaiken 81L & Rita R. Chaiken 75A John William Chambers Jr. 74OX 76C 79L Lynne Tucker Chandler 02L Alex Chay Chang 03L Benjamin J. Chapman & Julia A. Leff Sara D. Chapman & Michael R. Chapman Allison Dana Charney 06L Sandra G. Chase 87L Chalida C. Chayavadhanangkur 98B 02L Linus Yi-Shouh Chen 08L John Taylor Chenery 08L Mark M. Cheser 78L & Sarah Deborah Appell-Cheser Madeline M. Chiampou 05L Chief Justiceâ€™s Commission on Professionalism Han Chun Choi 93L & Catherine M. Abrams Adrea Pui-Ting Chow 04C 08L Kasey C. Chow 06C 10L 11B Thomas F. Choyce 59L & Marietta P. Choyce Natalie M. Christensen 05L Ellen Y. Chung 02L Noelle E. Chutkan 88L & Winston Barrington Chutkan Robert Kenneth Clagg 09L Susan M. Clare 06L & Benjamin Clare Andrea Renee Clark 91L Julie K. Clark Kerri Kaplan Clark 93L & David Robert Clark 00B Justice & Mrs. Harold G. Clarke Elizabeth R. Clark-Morrison 93L & William Robert Morrison 99B Ken Clayman 93L & Shannon Clayman Robert Scott Clayman 78L & Carol J. Miller J. Josh Clayton 05L & Jennifer S. Clayton Sarah T. Clemmons 05L & Charles H. Clemmons Wesley E. Cline 07L & Katherine Cline Rebekah Close-LeMon 07L & Joel M. LeMon 07G 07T Sharon A. Cobb 87L William J. Cobb 73L & M. Ayres Gardner Barry K. Cockrell 80L & Wanda R. Cockrell Cynthia Codespoti 04L & Dan Codespoti Cherri Branson Coffey 88L Eric Todd Coffman 99C 03L John Maxwell Cogburn Jr. 68L* George Leon Cohen Sr. & Martha Daniels Cohen Brad Cohen 76L & Judi Cohen Gerard H. Cohen & Sherryl W. Cohen Ira D. Cohen 92C 95L & Jennifer Schultz Cohen 94B James S. Cohen 79L & Marie Seren Cohen Mark H. Cohen 76C 79L & Bonnie A. Cohen Neal S. Cohen 03L & Briana Janel Maley Stanley B. Cohen 70L & Shirley L. Cohen
Robert M. Coker 73L & Judith C. Coker Ann Teng Cole 96C 99L & Andrew L. Cole 99L The Hon. Brenda Hill Cole 77L & Thomas W. Cole Jr. Frederick H. Colen 75L & Mary Jane Colen William C. Collard 97L Lizabeth C. Collier 89L & James Paul Collier II S. Christopher Collier 99L Laurence P. Colton 87L & Jennifer W. Colton 89L Richard S. Colvin 55C 58M 65MR Ryan C. Compton 03L & Margaret M. Butler Emily Resnik Conn 88L & Steven A. Conn Martin Andrew Conn 95L & Heather E. Riley Michael Peter Considine 05L & Megan J. Considine Rochelle L. Cooper 87L & Eric D. Cooper Arnold L. Cooperman 77L & Bernadette Cooperman Leonard J. Cooperman 98L James B. Coppess 79L & Carol Ann Rowe 78C Jeremy S. Corcoran 06L Marissa Catherine Corda 08L Patricia C. Cordero 10L Philip B. Cordes 43C 50L & Alice W. Cordes Paul E. Cormier 75L Lori Corsun-Garfunkel 86L & Alan J. Garfunkel Leslie A. Cory 02L & Charles B. Cory Jason Costa 99C 06L The Hon. Dedee S. Costello 72L & Paul S. Jones Lindsay A. Couch 03L Jennifer Michelle Cox 10L L. Stanford Cox III 79L Raymon H. Cox 73L & Jeanne Marie Cox Shannon Fulmer Cox 97L & Kevin Wade Cox C. Stephen Coy 71L Rance Lamar Craft 95L & Meredith A. Craft 01A Kathleen D. Crane 80L & Milan D. Smith Jr. Ronald Crawford Lee Creasman 83L & Barbara L. Creasman John G. Creech 66C 68L & Dulcie E. Creech Brian Joseph Creeden 09L John R. Crenshaw 57C 62L & Patti F. Crenshaw The Hon. Paul Crider Jr. 54L Justin Archibald Critz 98C 08L Emily C. Crosby 02L & Matthew P. Kaufman Paul D. Cross 87L R. Milton Crouch 72C 77L 78L & Mary Pat Crouch 74C Kelly E. Culpin 05L Stephen P. Cummings II 98L & Ashley Fillingim Cummings 98L Lisa A. Curia 86L Kathleen O. Currey 93L & Robert E. Tincher Barry A. Currier
Gifts and Contributions Linda Bryant Curry 81L & Haywood Curry Jr. Gabrielle Marie D’Adamo 09L Richard B. Dagen 83L Robert J. D’Agostino 70L Michael Alan Dailey 77L Elizabeth Lynn Damon 73C Howard H. Dana & Susan B. Dana Juanda Lowder Daniel 91L & Dale M. Daniel Robert J. Daniel 03L Edward F. Danowitz Jr. 88L
September 1, 2007 to August 31, 2008
Stephen F. Dermer 83L & Waitzman Rhonda Dermer Lucian Emery Dervan 02L & Anne Allen Dervan Nisha Deshmukh 07L Samuel R. DeSimone Jr. & Liz DeSimone Alexis M. DeVane 00L 00T & Andrej S. Bajuk William D. Deveney 89L David Jeffrey DeVine 06L James H. DeVittorio 79L Cathleen Mary Devlin 84L
Maria Salterio Doughty 88C 92L & Bruce Doughty Caeden C. Drayton 07L Martin Dressel 03L James B. Drew Jr. 59L & Nancylee Drew 64N Michael V. Drew 79L & Viola S. Drew 79L David N. Dreyer 04L Julio Vincent Driggs 08L Drew R. DuBrin 83C 86L Jennifer Duck 98L Paul B. Duckworth 07L
Lee P. Miller 82L (from left), Leslie Freedman, J. Anthony Paredes, Vince Castiglione 89L, and Joel G. Burris 80B 83L talk during the October Barristers Club Reception at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City. Nancy R. Daspit 95L Jamie Pamela Davidson 08L Michael Davies-Sekle 82L & Elizabeth D. Davies-Sekle A. Kimbrough Davis 65L Amos Prosser Davis 08T 10L Benjamin Franklin Davis 07L Joshua A. Davis 06L & Caroline Davis Christopher M. Davis 01L & Kathleen C. Davis Dean R. Davis 75L Dock H. Davis 68L & Janie Davis Jefferson Davis Jr. 62L The Hon. Jerrell R. Davis 48C 50L & Kelly Davis Lee Charles Davis 82L & Lynne Boylston Davis Michael P. Davis 83L & Laura Ashton Davis Randall H. Davis 79L & Deborah Davis Marguerite Lee De Voll 10L Gustavo de Zendegui 98L Charles M. Debele Jr. 64C 66L Judith Dedmon 74G 77L & Frank Coyle Selden S. Deemer & Pamela E. Deemer Letitia Bullock Delan 93L & Lawrence Delan 93L Betty Mae Delos Reyes 10L Harry L. DeLung Jr. 67L Melissa Stewart Delvecchio 01L
Harris L. Devor & Debra Devor Jodi S. Dick William B. Dickerson Jr. 78B 82B 82L & Patricia M. Dickerson Paul A. Dietrick 76L Kevin M. Dinan 85L & Christen Bett Dinan Loraine M. DiSalvo 97L & Anthony V. DiSalvo Jeffrey J. DiSantis 94L & Natalie DiSantis Lynne E. DiStasio 76L Millicent Boyce Dittmar 93C 96L & Edward Dittmar Joshua I. Divack 88L & Stacey Blaustein Divack 88L Cayetano Tizon Dizon & Grace Duque Dizon C. Edward Dobbs & J. Elisabeth Dobbs W. Charles Doerflinger 74L Robert Dokson & Joan Dokson Rich Dolder Scot G. Dollinger 87L & Salina Warrick Dollinger Gary W. Donner 69L & Sheila Donner Clyde P. Dorsett Jr. 69L & Barbara B. Dorsett Laura M. D’Orsi 90L & David F. Bauman Robert L. Doss Jr.
William H. Duckworth Jr. 61L & Carolyn H. Duckworth Mark I. Duedall 94L Martha Grace Duncan Wesley B. Dunn 78L & Jan Dunn Robert James Durant Jr. 89L & Meg N. Durant Peter Demro Durham 97L & Stephanie Q. Durham Jacob Dweck Michael W. Dyer 73L & Nancy Crockett Dyer Jesica M. Eames 00L & Brian Edward Eames 96G Erin Nicole East 10L Patricia B. Eastwood 92L & Lawrence Slade Eastwood Jr. Arthur Allen Ebbs 07L & Teresa Ebbs Deborah S. Ebel 75L Michael Leonard Eber 09L & Alison Eber James P. Edee 75L & Sheila G. Edee Marian W. Edelman & Peter B. Edelman Jason R. Edgecombe 99C 03L & Kathryn T. Edgecombe Raquel Gayle Edwards 01L Steven J. Edwards 75L & Nancy E. Edwards Robert T. Efurd Jr. 53L & Charlotte H. Efurd
Uche Egemonye 98L 00G 03G & Kopin Honore Achy Kathleen Fischer Eidbo 94L & Paul H. Eidbo Douglas Scott Eingurt 07L Jonathan Richard Eiseman 82L & Robin J. Eiseman Elarbee, Thompson, Sapp & Wilson LLP William S. Elder 78L & Lillian Elder Shelly J. Ellerhorst 03L & Maxwell H. Ellerhorst Christine Elizabeth Ellice 07L Martin L. Ellin & Wendy L. Ellin Ramona D. Elliott 88L & José G. Lebron Sarah Vickers Elliott 82C 92L & Stephen W. Elliott Jesse A. Ellison 90L & Michael W. Ellison Michael H. Ellison 72L & S. Amelia Ellison Robert A. Elsner 62L & Mary Ann Elsner Anne S. Emanuel 75L & Martin S. Emanuel Robert F. Engeman Sr. 52L & Kathleen Engeman Daniel Zachary Epstein 08L Richard M. Escoffery 92C 95L & Ngoc-Cam T. Escoffery 92C 95PH Lucille M. Espey-Francis 81L & Jerry Francis William Jonathan Estes 97L & Gayle Marilyn Katzman Jason Fernando Esteves 10L Mr. & Mrs. John C. Ethridge Barbara B. Evans 87L The Hon. Orinda D. Evans 68L & Roberts O. Bennett Steven Matthew Fair 08L Michael D. Farnsworth Jr. 99L 99T & Kimberly D. Farnsworth Peter C. Farrand 02L & Suzanne O. Farrand Beryl Bergquist Farris 77L Clifton C. Fay 82L & Nancy O. Fay Gloria Alvarez Fazzolari 00L & Vincent Fazzolari Robert D. Feagin III 59C 62L & Betty Feagin Andrew S. Fedder 08L Federal & Hasson LLP R. Keegan Federal Jr. 65C 66L Gary Daniel Feldon 07L Ann Wrege Ferebee 07L Joachim Philip Ferrero 92L & Karen Heady Ferrero Julie I. Fershtman 83C 86L Walter B. Ferst 75L Charles E. Feuss 76C 80L & Linda U. Feuss 81L John Patrick Figura 09L Janet E. Finch Molinet 88L & Robert T. Molinet Sanford Finck & Stella Finck Seth A. Finck 05L Abigail Sayegh Fine 81L & Robert L. Fine Carol B. Fink & David H. Fink Robin Young Fink 89C 92L & Benjamin I. Fink 92L Joseph E. Finley 95L & Robin L. Finley Firm Advice Inc.
Peter G. Fischer 00C 03L Craig A. Fisher 80L Johanna Maria Fleisch 10L Charlotte U. Fleming 87L & Dan Bevis James C. Fleming 76L & Mary K. Fleming John J. Fletcher 80L & Barbara Fletcher Ariel Fliman 08L Deborah D. Floyd & Ann B. Deal Timothy W. Floyd 77C 77G & Daisy Hurst Floyd 77C 77G Brenda A. Fluker Sean Patrick Flynn 00B 03L Thomas Brendan Foley 08L Christopher Patrick Ford 81L & Linda H. Ford Alexander D. Forger Richard Charles Forman 54L Janet Ellis Fortune 80L & Philip L. Fortune Sr. George M. Fox 66C 69L & Michele Oberfeld Fox 76C Stephen D. Fox 83L & Teresa Halurson Fox William H. Fox Jr. 79G & Carol Fox Alicia A. Franck 88T John M. Franck II 87L & Dana H. Franck Susan L. Frank 80L Jill Kaplan Frankel 90L & Arthur E. Frankel Kenneth Steven Franklin 08B 09L Henry D. Frantz Jr. 71C 74L & Frances Brodnax Frantz Barbara G. Fraser 80L & David W. Fraser Carole J. Freeburg 84L & Nelson F. Freeburg Jr. Gary S. Freed 81L Joel A. Freedman 84L & Donna Freedman Tripoli Aley Freeman 10L Adam M. Freiman 98L David J. French & Susan W. French Christopher Charles Frieden 99L & Ashley Phillips Frieden 02L Danielle Elizabeth Friedman 10L Gus L. Friedman 89L Robert Brian Friedman 91L & Patricia Daniel Friedman Robert H. Friedman 79L Richard A. Friend 72C 75L Adam S. Frija 05L Laura Fahey Fritts 02L & Andrew Fritts Lane R. Frostbaum 86C 89L & Stephanie Gaynor Frostbaum 90L The Hon. George W. Fryhofer 49C 50L & Ellen Hodges Fryhofer FTI Consulting Inc. Alexander Phillip Fuchs 07C 10L Dean R. Fuchs 94L The Hon. Arthur W. Fudger 67L & Joanne Fudger Karen Weaver Fuerst 83L & Frank P. Fuerst Ryan F. Furgurson 04L & Beth Furgurson Robert C. Furr 75L & Sheila C. Furr James R. Gabrielsen & Barbara S. Gabrielsen
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Sarah M. Hogsette 81L Lori S. Holcomb 85L Thomas L. Holder 81L & Laura M. Mantrone Amy D. Holewinski 94L & Paul P. Holewinski Marcus B. Holladay 92L & Mary T. Giliberti Mr. & Mrs. Jack K. Holland 70L Eve J. Hollander & Irwin J. Hollander Steven J. Hollander 05L Colin Patrick Holloway 10L Hollowell, Foster & Gepp P.C. Phyllis J. Holmen C. John Holmquist Jr. 75L & Beth M. Holmquist Eric C. Holzapfel 71L & Susan K. Holzapfel Home Care for Children Inc. Thomas H. Hong 97L & Dena R. Hong 99L Patrise Perkins Hooker 84B 84L & Douglas Randolf Hooker 87B Charles N. Hooper Sr. 61L & Phyllis Landzert Hooper Gilbert C. Hoover IV 90L & Elizabeth S. Quint Jack E. Horrell 76L & Karen Holley Horrell 76L William R. Horwitz 93L & Tracy Sorrell Horwitz Kimberly E. Hosley 05L Susan W. Housen 85L & Harry Housen G. Robert Howard 58L & Ann Howard The Hon. Kenneth A. Howard 50L & Sarah M. Howard Nedra K. Howard 05L Peter John Howard 86L & Seleta Hayes Howard Karl J. Howe 52L & Ree M. Howe 51N Donna Wolff Howell 77L 82L Matthew C. Hoyer 99L James Tsen-yuan Hsiung 07L Gloria Dermei Huang 10L Richard N. Hubert 60L & Linda L. Hubert 64G 69G Charles A. Hudak 94L & Julie W. Hudak H. Martin Huddleston 64C 67L & Gai W. Huddleston Mabeth Wilson Hudson 85L & Daniel S. Hudson Phillip Glen Lee Huffman Richard Lee Huffman 68L & Valrae Reynolds Huffman William G. Hughes 71L & Nancy Hughes The Hon. Frank Mays Hull 73L & Antonin Aeck Patricia S. Hull J. Thomas Humphries 59L & Margie C. Humphries Sylvia Fortney Hunt 81L & David Wallingford Hunt Forrest W. Hunter 75L & Susan Z. Hunter Charles D. Hurt Jr. S. Renee Huskey 75C 81L Timothy L. Hussey Dana Troy Hustins 07L & Karen Li Janet Hutchinson & Bomani G. Lee Thu Trinh H. Huynh 04L
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Dawn M. Jordan 89L & Charles A. Jordan William Josephson Ashutosh Sharadchandra Joshi 96L & Suparna Malempati Joshi Sharon G. Judge 92L & Thomas J. Judge Jr. Jonathan B. Judkowitz 05L Juvenile Justice Fund Shijuade Ayorinde Kadree 03OX 05C 09L 09PH Willa Beth Kalaidjian 10L Stacey D. Kalberman 90L & Neil Joseph Kopitsky Max D. Kaley 52L Gregory J. Kamer 79L & Helen Kamer James H. Kaminer Jr. 77L & Margaret Wright Kaminer Steven Kaminshine Warren E. Kampf 93L & Megan K. Kampf Liang Leon Kan 97L Rachel Amy Kanarek 05L James Marion Kane 90L & Andrea M. Kane Mary Kay Kane Nick B. Kanelidis 79L & The Hon. Susan Aramony 81L Bernard Kanner & Jacqueline Kanner Brian D. Kanner 08L Laurence George Charles Kaplan 94L & Tara M. Kaplan Steve Karcher 88L & Dana Karcher Sheryl A. Kass 06L Adam S. Katz 99L & Melinda Allen Katz Celeste M. Katz Joshua M. Katz 96OX 98C 03L Laurie Steinberg Kaufman 96C 02L & Joshua Kaufman David M. Kay 03L & Gabrielle N. Dean Gary M. Kazin 78L & Inez L. Sydow Kevin M. Kearney 87L & L. Adair Kearney Stephanie A. Kearns 75L & Daniel A. Angelo 76L David C. Keating 95L & Kim H. Keating Maureen Keating & Brooks Stuart Franklin Kirk W. Keene 78L & Peggy Keene Richard A. Keffler Jr. 81L & Debra Joy Keffler George Edward Kehoe 48C 49L & Sandy S. Kehoe James A. Kehoe 91C 95L & Leslie S. Kehoe 91C Sarah C. Keith-Bolden 07L & Jason D. Bolden N. Wallace Kelleman 89L & Richard Kelleman The Hon. Richard O. Keller 64C 67L & Debra Hinman Keller James R. Kelley 75L 77L & Lissa Galloway Kelley Ashley Steiner Kelly 97L & James F. Kelly Carlos A. Kelly 97L & Jane L. Kelly C. Douglas Kelso III 70B 76L & Nancy Thompson Kelso Michelle Janet Kelson 91L
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Danny R. Kraft Jr. 01L & Nicole Foley Kraft Wayne Alan Krause 76L & Iris Celluzzi Krause The Hon. Phyllis A. Kravitch 98L Sid M. Kresses 59L & Lee T. Kresses Thomas Metsky Kretchmar 08L Lisa J. Krisher David N. Krugler 97L & Leslie Krugler J. Kenneth Kruvant 78L & Cathy Goldstein Kruvant William James Kuhne 97L & Ellen D. Kuhne Marjorie B. Kulak 02L Supria Kuppuswamy Anna J. Kurien 08L Deborah M. Kurinsky 81L & Geoffrey L. Kurinsky Jennifer Ann Kurle 99C 03L 03PH Adrienne D. Kurtanich 03L Paul Michael Kurtz & Carol Kurtz Irwin Kurz & Arlene Kurz Evan M. Kwarta 05L Kathryn Wright Kyle 97L & Robert W. Kyle Joy Lackey David Leon Ladov 78L & Sayde Joy Ladov Victor Ming-Chun Lai 03L & Grace Leu Lai 03MR L. Robert Lake Jr. 67L & Penny B. Lake Dennis J. Lanahan 69L Susan Carol Lanahan Clifford S. Lancey 82L 91L A. J. Land Jr. 63L & Lynne C. Land Laurel R. Landau 01L & Brent W. Landau Lynn Ackerman Landau 88L & Gregg Landau Steven H. Lang 98L James T. Langford 74L & Karen S. Langford 72C 76G 89G The Hon. John S. Langford Jr. 58L & Margaret E. Langford Eleanor C. Lanier 86L Mary E. Lanier 97L & John Lanier John Clifford Lantz 00B 00L Alison Elena Lardo 07L Abigail Jane Larimer 08L Michael J. Larson 05C 08L Jeffrey V. Lasker 06L & Brian Thomas Howell 07B 07L Lori Beth Lavine 97L & Marc Lavine Joseph R. Lawhon 79L K. Gordon Lawless Jr. 50L Allyn Monroe Lay Jr. 91L Margaret Murphy Leary 10L H. Rowan Leathers III 82L & Myra Fort Leathers Isabella Pei-Ying Lee 08B 08L Alan C. Leet 82L & Deborah J. Leet Jane Lefco* Stanley M. Lefco 71L Michael G. Leff 70L & Bobbie T. Leff Joseph Lefkoff 56C 60L Mary W. Legg 84L & Eugene Legg Amy M. Leitch 08L Robert N. Leitch 74L & Nancy Barrett Leitch
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Susan F. McAvoy Annette Kerlin McBrayer 83B 83L & Steven R. McBrayer Rodney Prescott McClendon 94L Jay Y. McClure 75L & Kathie Gunter McClure 79L Teri Plummer McClure 88L & Roderick W. McClure Chris C. McClurg 02L Dan E. McConaughey 59L & Mary Emma McConaughey 56C Angela J. McCord 04L Mark Jonathan Mccrone 04C 10L Charlotte McDaniel Valerie Landrio McDevitt 94L & John McDevitt Glen W. McDonnell 91C 94L & Paula J. McDonnell The Hon. Robert E. McDuff 52C 54L 62L & Nancy P. McDuff Marion Kelley McEachern 77L Montoya J. McGee 07L Clark H. McGehee 77L & Rhett Brown McGehee J. Glover McGhee 49L & Joanne Rae McGhee Anne Gray McGlamry 85L & Michael L. McGlamry Kerry Elizabeth McGrath Kristi Stahnke McGregor 99L & Keith McGregor Amanda Epstein McHugh 01L & Kevin J. McHugh William M. McHugh 94L & Stefanie Thelian McHugh 97L Michael B. McKeithen 73L & Darlene McKeithen Patrick J. McKenna 77L 83L & Sally M. McKenna Darla Grinstead McKenzie 80L & Michael A. McKenzie Tina Williams McKeon 96L & Robert J. McKeon Jessica D. McKinney 97L Stephen F. McKinney 88L & Sandra F. McKinney The Hon. Jack M. McLaughlin 65L & Lynn E. McLaughlin Kathleen Ryan McLaurin 76L & David C. McLaurin James H. McLean 58L & Mary V. McLean Joseph H. McLure Jr. 55L & Jessica B. McLure The Hon. Patricia D. McMahon 68L Marianne T. McMillan 97L John F. McMullan 71L & Marilyn M. McMullan Ruth Rocker McMullin 00L & Vaughn B. McMullin Alan McNabb 87L & Jane F. McNabb Carl W. McPherson 53L & Jewell N. McPherson Suzanne Leigh McRobbie 06L Laurin M. McSwain 76L & Helen F. McSwain 82M 87MR Veronica Grace Mears 07L Jason Daniel Medinger 04L & Kelly C.O. Medinger Barry Ira Medintz 94L & Alison G. Medintz Michelle Lynn Meiselman 94L & David M. Meiselman 99B Ellen R. Meltzer 75L
Ashley Howard Menser 04L & Aaron Kelley Menser 04L Lawrence K. Menter 83L & Ruth P. Menter Alice Dialtha Merchant 54L James C. Merkle 57L & June Compton Merkle M. Lucinda Mette J. Patrick Meyer Jr. 68L & Dorothy Mays William L. Meyer 75L & Virginia Bell Meyer 74N Adam Scott Meyerowitz 97L & Jennifer Meir Meyerowitz 99L John Francis Meyers 83L & Georgia Hamilton Meyers Stuart Meyers 64L Heather Smith Michael 92B 95L & James David Michael 95L Sandra Michaels Susan Michal-Smith 78L The Hon. Andrew A. Mickle 76L Gavin W. Miles 89L & Sarah Berger Miles John K. Miles Jr. 88L & Jamie Miles 88L Richard E. Miley 74L & Carol A. Miley Miller & Martin PLLC Howard S. Miller 75L & Lisa L. Miller J. Christopher Miller 97C 00L & Sharon Ellen Miller The Hon. M. Yvette Miller 88L Rebecca C. Miller Shalanda Macon-Jaliwa Miller 08L & Dave A. Miller Jr. Susan J. Miller & Randall D. Miller Joshua A. Millican 98L Luke M. Milligan 02L Jennifer A. Mills 05L Jeff L. Milsteen 84L & Corinne Misteen 84L John Gregory Minano 97L & Meredith L. Minano Robert K. Minkoff 88L & Andrea Minkoff Timothy S. Mirshak 74C 77L & Agnes Gambill Mirshak William Walter Mitchell 68L John Phillip Mittelbach 08L Christopher Allan Mixon 97L & Amanda Salanitro Mixon Moffett Law Firm P.C. Matthew G. Moffett 90L & Diane S. Moffett Roger W. Moister Jr. Kamyar Molavi 91L & Andrea B. Molavi Robert R. Molic 63C 67L & Judith Chin Molic William J. Monahan 97L & Nancy K. Monahan Paul Sidney Monsky 90L & Megan Foote Monsky Charles Patrick Montgomery 10L Christine Guide Montgomery 92L & Jeffrey F. Montgomery 92L Jeanette Claudet Moore 02L Jennifer E. Moore 96L & Coty Rosenblath Susan N. Moore Nicholas C. Moraitakis 74C 77L & Efrosyne Moraitakis Morgan Stanley & Co. Inc. James H. Morgan, Jr. 62B 65L 79L & Vanita Morgan
Dean R. Morley 63L & Marcia J. Morley E. Lee Morris III 76L James W. Morris Jr. 85L & Lee Anne Morris 85L Arthur A. Morrison III 60L The Hon. Theodore V. Morrison Jr. 57C 59L & Sharon Morrison Theresia Maria Moser 95L The Hon. Charles A. Moye Jr. 39C 43L & Ellen Moye Christopher M. Mozingo 04L & Michelle N. Mozingo J. Arthur Mozley 63C 65L & Tammy G. Mozley Karen Fischer Much 90L & Andrew Much James B. Muhlbach 84L & Alberta Muhlbach Andrew J. Mulder 75L & Lois F. Mulder Gale W. Mull 72L & Jeanne Mull Homer S. Mullins 68C 72L & Mary Anna Mullins Stefanie Robin Munsky 06L Wendy N. Munyon 76L & Paul G. Munyon Joseph Mark Murphey 89L Caitlin L. Murphy 10L Michael C. Murphy 66L & Mary Kay Murphy 68G Terrell King Murphy 79D 95PH & Marilyn Goodwin Murphy Thomas D. Murry 74L & Tootie Murry Carmel Mushin 10L Bonnie C. Myers Carrie M. Myers 08L Charles J. Myers 08L Dana Leigh Myers 08L Deepali Nadkarni-Mackey 94L & Patrick H. Mackey Paula Muthu Nagarajan 10L Michael Thomas Nations Deepa R. Nayini 05L Joyce Lynise Neal 04L Joseph Negron Jr. 86L Richard H. Neiman 75L & Eileen M. Neiman John Gilbert Nelson 94L Kimberly Lynn Nelson 01L Ronald L. Nelson 87L Verla S. Neslund 83L & John L. Neslund Richard J. Neubauer 70L Roger K. Neustadt 93L & Valerie D. Neustadt Jerry Neuwirth & Naomi Joy Neuwirth Kenneth Allen Newberg 08L The Hon. Henry M. Newkirk & Lynn M. Newkirk Joseph D. Newman 73L & Laura Barrett Robert B. Newman 67L & Mary Asbury Newman William Brent Ney 99L & Amy Sara Ney Alan Shane Nichols 97L & H. Jewel Chang Nichols 94M 00MR Joel A. Nichols 00L 00T & Jennifer K. Nichols Michael C. Nichols 77L & Marcia C. Nichols Kathleen N. Nicolaides 87L Simeon L. Niles 10L 10PH
Sara Smith Nolan 65C & Thomas J. Nolan Kevin M. Noonan 86L Albert G. Norman Jr. 58L & Marshall D. Norman John L. North 87L & Kerry A. Quinn Lauren E. Norton Mindy Carol Novack 84L & Russell S. Novack Judy S. Nussbaum David R. Nuzzo 82L Odini Gogo Nwakuche 07L Craig Nathaniel Nydick 10L Mary Ann B. Oakley 70G 74L & Godfrey P. Oakley Jr. Elizabeth A. Obenshain 82L & C. Brad Marsh Judith Anne O’Brien 77L Kathleen M. O’Connor 92L & John R. O’Connor Courtney Ann O’Donnell 03C 10L Samuel S. Olens 83L & Lisa Z. Olens Angela Kay Oliver 10L Christopher D. Olmstead 69L & Sarah C. Olmstead Anthony L. Ong 81B 81L & Teresa M. Ong Jane R. Orahood 81L Anne Holladay Orr 73L & Frank Marion Orr III Nan Grogan Orrock Beth A. Osheasy 04L Miriam Rose Ostrov 10L Christopher A. Ott 01L Enoch Overby & Jean W. Overby Irmina Rivero Owens 78L & L. Dale Owens 75C 78L Victoria P. Page-Wooten 71C 75L & Robert T. Wooten Peggy Palmer & James Palmer Stephen Douglas Palmer 97L Jaclyn C. Pampel 02L & Erik Pampel Vicki Papanikolaou 02L 03L Melissa J. Papantones 85L & Joseph T. Corradino Christopher William Papavasiliou 08L Pamela Anne Papner 79C 82L Rajas Dileep Pargaonkar 08L Parul Harshad Parikh 04C 10L Michael G. Parisi 05L Margaret Ellen Parker 08L Russell J. Parker Sr. 63L & Mary Elizabeth Parker John E. Parkerson Jr. 74C 75G 78L & Jo-Anne E. Parkerson Andrea Elizabeth Parrish 01L & Felton Edward Parrish Alyssa J. Parsons 10L Andrew C. Partee Jr. 50C 54L & P. S. Nowell Nicholas A. Pascale 02L Michael R. Paslay 83L & Barbara M. Paslay Ashwin B. Patel & Jayshree A. Patel Kavita Patel 02L Nikhil Patel 10L Kailesh A. Patel & Mandakiri Patel Kathleen B. Pattillo 87L & Robert A. Pattillo Jordan Samuel Paul 07L
Gifts and Contributions Leslie R. Paul 96C 99L & Alexander L. Paul James R. Paulk Jr. 60C & Carol A. Paulk James T. Paulk 94C 99B 99L & Jennifer A. DiFrancesco Andrea L. Pawlak 05L Erin Payne 05L Penn Payne 78L & Nettleton S. Payne II The Hon. George Peagler Jr. & Anne M. Peagler Marc A. Pearl 79L Ellyn Michele Pearlstein 07L Charles Pellissier 98L & Denise T. Pellissier Joan Unger Perkins 76L 78L & Robert G. Perkins 75B Morgan E. Perkins 07L Diane W. Perlberg & Mark C. Perlberg Lisa B. Perlstein 00L William J. Perry 50L & Mary Elizabeth Perry Oscar N. Persons 67L & Virginia Persons Douglas N. Peters Oliver D. Peters Jr. 71L & Carmen C. Peters Roger W. Peters 75L Paul J. Petras 94L & Laura Petras Leslie Z. Petter Guy D. Pfeiffer 75L & Charlotte S. Pfeiffer Charles M. Phillips & Minerva P. Phillips Nicole Susan Phillis 10L Jonathan B. Pierce 79L & Linda M. Hilsenrad Caroline Mae Pignatelli 07L Larry S. Pike 60C 63L & Bonnie Pike Simon P. Pines & Barbara Pines Pinetree Fund Tina Michelle Piper 05L & Allan L. Lydon Donald S. Pittman 88L Caroline Annette Placey 07L Mindy L. Planer 88L & Michael B. Planer Michael G. Platner 82B 82L & Roberta K. Nedry Laura Walker Plunkett 93C 97L & William M. Plunkett Suzanne Tucker Plybon 86L & William T. Plybon 86L Joyce E. Plyler 83L & Mark J. Horoschak Gail Ellen Podolsky 01B 04L Suzannah B. Pogue 04L & Sandra Jones Ann Margaret Pointer 70G & Tracy L.R. Lightcap 80G Carlos Manuel Polanco 10L Woodruff Austin Polk 99L & Lorraine H. Hoffmann-Polk 00L Tuwan Pollard Eugene H. Polleys Jr. 68L Jill G. Polster Randi Pomerantz 86L & Scott Pomerantz 86M Elaine Poon 07L Alan W. Pope 94L & Mary Elizabeth Pope C. Braxton Pope 61L & Donna H. Pope Stuart David Poppel 94L & Deborah K. Poppel Teresa Lynn Porter 09L
September 1, 2007 to August 31, 2008
Curt Alexander Portzel 97L 97T Chad Julian Post 02L Mark G. Pottorff 85L & Donna W. Pottorff Jane M. Poulopoulos 10L Hugh Richardson Powell Jr. 67L Joseph B. Powell Jr. 58L & Ann Dellinger Powell Julia H. Powell Rachel King Powell 02L & Bryan A. Powell Maya Prakash 10L Janette B. Pratt Spencer Fredrick Preis 03L & Ilana Nicole Roth Preis Michael K. Prescott 93L & Robin A. Prescott Gregory T. Presmanes 68OX 70C 73L & Willa Summerour Presmanes Jessica Ann Priselac 08L Charles C. Pritchard 50C 53L & Katherine Pritchard James H. Pritchett Jeannine Weil Privat 10L Proskauer Rose LLP C. Scott Pryor & L. A. Pryor Stacie B. Pugh Alana Kalish Pulaski 01L Megan Ross Pulsts 09L & Matthew V. Pulsts Terri L. Purcell 80L & Timothy P. Purcell Elizabeth A. Purpura 06L & Ryan Purpura Robert T. Quackenboss Jr. 93L & Amy Alcoke Quackenboss Robert Evan Quenon 83L Susan Klepper Quill 93L & William G. Quill Harris Patton Quinn 80L Katherine Quinn 83L & David Quinn Jane H. Rabin & Edward H. Rabin Ira L. Rachelson 65C 68L & Margaret K. Rachelson Gerald Scott Rafshoon 96L & Ellen Glaser Rafshoon 94G 01G Mary E. Raines 79L Kiran Raj 07L & Meena Devi Raj 08M Lauren Sullins Ralls 06L & Robert C. Ralls 07L Tara Ramanathan 10L Kim Carina Ramelow 10L Pennie Rammelkamp William C. Randall 69L Vance O. Rankin III 66L Nandini Rao 10L Michelle B. Rapoport 83L & Mark Rapoport 82B Yelena Rapoport 08L Lauren G. Rasmus 99L Mary Frances Radford 81L & Charles Lee Raudonis 76G Marc Rawls 99L & Christy Fitzgerald Rawls Ellen G. Ray 80B 83L & William A. Balser Scott A. Ray 50C 56L & Mary McClenon Ray Robert L. Rearden III 98L Robert L. Rearden Jr. 68L & Dell Peek Rearden Jennifer Angel Records 10L Joseph P. Records 09L
Kimberly Ackourey Reddy 92L & Ashok Satty Reddy 97MR Lauren S. Reeder 04L S. Gaye Reese Moody 80L & Walter Allen Moody The Hon. Mae C. Reeves 72L Phil E. Reeves 80L & Laura Reeves Lenore Reicher & Irwin Reicher Elizabeth A. Reimels 01L Samantha Maude Rein 00L & David Scott Miller 97B 05B Dale V. Reiner 74L Richard P. Reinhart 79L & Debra Reinhart Laura Cunard Reis 03L Thomas Frederick Remington & Nancy Roth Remington 86B Richard L. Rennert 84L Melinda M. Renshaw 98L & Suneel R. Tummala
Haynes R. Roberts & Betsy P. Roberts Seymour Roberts Jr. 84L & Gail F. Roberts 84A William E. Roberts & Marilyn W. Roberts Theodore T. Robin Jr. & Helen J. Robin Harlan W. Robins 88L Ronald Stephen Robins 74L Robinson & Cole LLP April R. Robinson 05L Howard J. Robinson 68C John E. Robinson 74L & Jo M. Robinson R. Michael Robinson 77G & Deborah G. Robinson 83G Ronald S. Robinson 77L Michael D. Robl 94L & Marcy Robl Michael S. Rodgers 96L
Jason Bennett Rosenfarb 91C 94L & Heidi Gutman Rosenfarb 92C Amy Orr Rosensteel 90L & Robert E. Rosensteel Dorene C. Rosenthal 88L & Joseph Rosenthal Jessica Leigh Rosenthal 08L 09B Aaron J. Ross 08L Alan J. Ross 77L & Bonnie R. Ross 76B Reginald A. Ross 04L Leah Beth Rotenberg 06L & Corby T. Drone Marcia Roth Sara S. Rountree Frank F. Rox Jr. 76C 79L Jordana Sara Rubel 07L Dora Brazlavsky Rubin 85L & Steven D. Rubin Kevin Jeffrey Rubin 08L
Lee P. Miller 82L (from left) and Leslie Freedman talk to Mark Richardson 09L about his role as the president of the Student Bar Association. Eric Retter 10L Emilio J. Revilla Jr. 96L & Anicia M. Revilla Gregory Vincent Reybold 08L James Reyes 10L Douglas H. Reynolds 82L 86L & Denise F. Reynolds Michael Rhim 97B 97L Shari R. Rhode 87L Yokow P. Ribeiro 07L Leon L. Rice III 68L & Janice Mae Rice 69C William M. Rich 69L & Carol W. Rich Robert E. Richards 76L & Rose A. Richards Mark David Richardson 09L Alfred Q. Ricotta 96C 99L & Danielle E. Ricotta Crystal N. Ridgley Stanley P. Riepe 71C 74M 05L & Deborah A. Riepe Barbara R. Riggs & Charles D. Riggs Anthony D. Rinaldo Jr. 63L & Lee Rinaldo
Robert W. Rodriguez 88L & Annette Michelle Willis 89L DeWitt R. Rogers 74C 86L & Claire H. Rogers King W. Rogers III 72L & Judy P. Rogers Audrey Rose Rollor 75C 78L & Michael A. Rollor Keith B. Romich 82L & Kelly M. Romich Jennifer Murphy Romig & Curtis J. Romig Elizabeth Barger Rose 07L & Matthew Rose Ellen Rose 77L Teresa Wynn Roseborough & Joseph A. Roseborough Emily Richardson Roselli 05L & Fred Roselli Pamela Kelly Rosen 10L 10PH Chester G. Rosenberg 74L Steven Lee Rosenberg 90L & Catherine J. Rosenberg Christine Marie Rosenblatt 90C 93L & Paul M. Rosenblatt 91B 94L Michael Rosenblum 10L
Martin H. Rubin 59L Arnold E. Rubinoff 75L John W. Rumely Jr. 79L & Shayla K. Rumely 79L Amelia Furr Ruple 88L & Andrew David Ruple Curtis Ramone Rushing 09L Manuel B. Russ 04L & Marissa M. Russ Cornelia S. Russell 97L Christina C. Russo 04L Christine L. Rutz 09L D. Kevin Ryan 78L & Julie Ryan Claudia S. Saari 87L & Jeffrey H. Boatright 91G 92G Sheldon S. Saints 82L & Carolyn Saints John T. Salatti 95L 95T & Acacia Bamberg Salatti 99T S. Micah Salb 94L & Douglas R. Lachance George R. Salem 75C 78L & Rhonda Z. Salem Andrew J. Saliba 95L James E. Salles 87B 87L Charles Anthony Saltalamacchia 04C 10M
David A. Saltzman 95L & Kristina M. Saltzman William Robert Samuels 06L Lawrence D. Sanders David W. Santi 78L & Debra L. Santi J. Lewis Sapp 63C 66L & Anne Coggins Sapp Daraka E. Satcher 99L Mr. & Mrs. John D. Saunders 66C 68L June Ann Sauntry 65C 72L & Phil Sauntry Dmitry S. Savransky 97L & Svetlana Vitalievna Savranskaya 98G Theodore J. Sawicki 85L & Sherry G. Sawicki Susan May Sawyer 92L & C. Douglas Sawyer Patricia M. Scaduto 87L Steven Schaikewitz 73L & Pearl S. Schaikewitz Abe J. Schear 73B 76L & Linda Kaplan Schear 77L Daniel C. Scheflen 02L Lara Alyse Schenkman 02B 06L Melanie A. Scherer 08L Donald H. Schiller 75C 78L Miranda Saskia Schiller 86L Mark A. Schittina 79L & Juanita P. Schittina S. Alan Schlact 78L & Josey H. Schlact Christian Schley 77L & John F. Teichgraeber 78M 79MR 82MR Jason B. Schlossberg 89L Robin Ann Schmahl 96L Alison E. Schmauch 08L Robert Milton Schmidt 82G Moacir Schnapp & Elma Schnapp Christine N. Schneider 90L & Mark W. Miller Debra M. Schneider 85L & Robert K. Schneider 85M 86MR 88FM Mark Schneider 84L & Elisa Leib Peter L. Schneiderman 76L Stacy Lynn Schnitzer 08L Elizabeth Swinton Schoen 90L & Randy R. Schoen John B. Schorsch Jr. 85L Robert Christopher Schramm 94L Robin M. Schreiber 09T & Richard A. Schreiber Leigh Stevens Schrope 03L & Stephen H. Schrope Scott D. Schulman 91C 94L & Allison Gabriel Schulman Daniel Gerard Schulof 04C 07L Patricia K. Schulof Daniel L. Schuman 99C 06L Emory A. Schwall 52L Daniel W. Schwartz 04L Haley A. Schwartz 05L Janet Haynes Schwartz 77L & Ira K. Schwartz Michael B. Schwartz 81L & Catherine Schwartz Robert C. Schwartz 75L Anderson B. Scott 93L Christopher M. Scott 05L Justin M. Scott 07L Leanne Elizabeth Scott 99L Margaret Lee Ward Scott 03L & Derek Scott Debbie Seagraves
R. Clayton Seaman Jr. 74L & Nancy D. Seaman Leslie Fuller Secrest 81L & David K. Secrest Jill V. Segal 07L Rebecca Shanna Sergay 04B 07L Laura Carter Settlemyer 08L Nagendra Setty 87C 92L & Ami Patel Setty Frank B. Sewall 74L & Angela Maynard Sewall Seyfarth Shaw LLP Thomas L. Shaffer & Nancy J. Shaffer Malav Manoj Shah 07L Sachin B. Shah 08L Robin Joy Shahar 91L & Fran Shahar Azadeh Shahshahani Jerry A. Shaifer 72L & Beth Adams Shaifer Rebecca Shanlever 98L Alan M. Shapiro 85C 88L & Rose Ann Shapiro Kenneth A. Shapiro 81L & Kathryn Oâ€™Shields Shapiro Holly M. Sharp 08L Kimberly Morgan Shartar 08L & Jonathan Solomon Shartar 07B Douglas A. Shaw 08L Ravindra K. Shaw 05L Gary R. Sheehan Jr. 98L & Laurie S. Sheehan Thomas A. Sheehan III 76L & Deborah A. Sheehan Rita A. Sheffey Michael M. Sheffield 74L & Susan Sheffield Walter Jervis Sheffield 74L & Christina M. Sheffield Law Office of Marcia G. Shein P.C. Michael M. Sheldon 77L & Joan S. Sheldon Amanda N. Shelton 03L Gregory O. Shenton 00L & Kara Macksoud Shenton Sidney B. Shepherd Sr. 60L & Jane G. Shepherd Kyle D. Sherman 91L & Beth W. Sherman Kenneth L. Shigley Sr. 77L & Sally McArthur Shigley 82G Maria B. Shohat 81L & Edward R. Shohat Andrew C. Shovers 72L & Carole A. Shovers Mark O. Shriver IV 73B 81L & Patricia S. McKay Daniel Eric Shulak 04C 10L Rebecca H. Shwery 06L & William A. Vandiver 06L John A. Sibley Gregory Charles Sicilian 07L Susan E. Siebert 78L & Bartholomew J. Mitchell III Marshall E. Siegel 77L 84L & Marcy K. Siegel Paul J. Siegel 76L & Laurie Lefkove Siegel Jonathan R. Sigel 91L & Lisa S. Sigel 91L Sage McKinley Sigler 06L & Jeffrey Sigler Henry H. Silliman III 82L & Harriott Greer Silliman 82C Christine A. Silva 98L & Roy Z. Silva
Daniella Silva 10L Charlene E. Silver 80L & Jordan M. Blanke 80L Steven Silverman 78L & Debra L. Silverman Josephine A. Simbillo 05L M. T. Simmons Jr. & Jennie Simmons Simmons Manufacturing Co. Alan M. Simons 76L & Catherine Simons Simpson Mediation Services Polly B. Simpson & Charles L. Simpson The Hon. Ralph F. Simpson 63OX 66C & Judy Simpson Lisa Beyer Sims 04L & Jonathan Sims Samuel M. Singer 09L Hannah G. Singerman 06L & Daniel M. Singerman 07L Sarbjit Singh 98B 98L Mark J. Siskin 74L & Susie Frenkel Siskin 74L Claude McLaurin Sitton 81OX 89L & Paul T. Cantey 98M 01MR 03PH The Hon. W. James Sizemore Jr. William F.C. Skinner Jr. 68L & Judy Bryant Skinner Elizabeth P. Skola 05L & Joshua G. Skola Matthew Skolnik 02L Richard O. Slutzky 81L & Alyson Slutzky Don Smart 75L & Carol H. Smart Baker A. Smith & Deborah E. Smith Brian John Smith 08L Christopher Ridley Smith 98L & Anne Smith The Hon. Jack B. Smith 48C 52L & Ingeborg B. Smith Jerome R. Smith 77L & Deborah P. Smith John Paul Smith 87L & Linda A. Smith Keith W. Smith 87L Putnam C. Smith 93L & Carmen Cutrone Smith 81A The Hon. R. Rucker Smith 79L Rush S. Smith Jr. 78L Stanley H. Smith Jr. 75L & DiAnne Y. Smith Zahra Alexis Smith 10L Ira J. Smotherman Jr. 72L & Carol R. Smotherman Daniel I. Smulian 05L & Rachel L. Quitkin 05L John Shiver Snelling 90L & Bridget R. Snelling William Garth Snider 95L & Donna Snider Roy M. Sobelson 72C & Bonnie Sobelson Christina Maria Soberon-Llort 07L Thaddeus R. Sobieski 58L & Rosa M. Sobieski Sean Christian Sobottka 10L Shuman Sohrn 03L & Shirley Sohrn David A. Soley 84L & Jackie Soley Wendy Phyllis Solovay 79L & Howard J. Federoff Angela Jennifer Somers 86L Peter A. Somers 70L & Pamela F. Somers
Ellen A. Sonis Robyn Gretchen Sonis 08L Bruce S. Sostek 81L Southern Alliance for Clean Energy Kim A. Sparber 80L & Gary M. Glickman William D. Sparks 61L & Elizabeth F. Sparks John Wesley Spears Jr. 76L & Malane Toft Spears Justin Everett Spiller 06L Matthew Alan Spivey 06L John W. Spotts 87L & Lynn S. Spotts Jason E. Stach 03L Linda A. Stadel & David S. Stadel Sara Stadler 90C & Jason Jackson Benetta M. Standly Colette H. Stanford 99L Cynthia Stephens Stansell 79L & Robin L. Stansell Jack Richard Starkoff 94L & Stacy B. Starkoff James L. Starnes 42C 49L & Betty Starnes Dominic A. Starr 93L & Kimberly A. Starr Marlon F. Starr 89L & Becky Starr Robert Jackson Starr 01L Judith A. Starrett 86L & Andrew W. Lax Susan Burnett Stebbins 05L & Stanton A Stebbins Colette Resnik Steele 91L Jay Frederick Steele 94L Stephen C. Steele 78L & Nancy Steele Joanna Paisley Steiner 09L Bruce R. Steinfeld 88L & Shayna Salomon Steinfeld 86C 90B 90L Ira M. Steingold 74C 77L Andrew M. Stephenson 00L & Rebecca M. Stephenson Jerry L. Stepp 68L & Harriett C. Stepp Joshua Stern 10L Tamar Panovka Stern 91L & Mark Alan Stern 92M 95MR 96MR 99MR Mark Andrew Sternberg 08L Andrew M. Sternlieb 78L Gregg Fleming Stevens 07L Michael Louis Stevens 90C 93L Michelle Renee Stevens Cory J. Stigile 04L Mariette Stigter 99L Samantha Alyson Stilp 10L John Campbell Stivarius Jr. 80L & Terri B. Stivarius Jayne P. Stockton 80C 83L & David Anderson Stockton 78C James Alexander Stockton 79C 84L & Deborah R. Stockton 78OX The Hon. W. Michael B. Stoddard 66C 69L & Jane Stoddard Marion B. Stokes 62OX 64C 67L The Hon. Irwin W. Stolz Jr. 58C 58L & Mary Bell H. Stolz Elizabeth C. Stone 97L Leah Mendelson Stone 04L & Brian S. Stone Linda M. Strange 00L & Edger Paul Strange
William T. Straughan 68L & Ann G. Straughan Robert D. Strauss 73C 76L James S. Strawinski 79L & Tyler R. Strawinski Wade H. Stribling 85L & Marie C. Stribling Strickland Brockington Lewis LLP Andrew Garrett Strickland 10L William D. Strickland 78L & Maureen Mills Strickland John R. Strother Jr. 56C 58L & Elsie W. Strother 58C Brandee Lattimore Strothers 08L & Harry S. Strothers IV Jo Anne P. Stubblefield 84L & Neal D. Stubblefield Tom Stubbs James M. Sturgis Jr. 56B 58L & Frances M. Sturgis Shawn Siddhartha Sukumar 08L Barry Sullivan & Winnifred Fallers Sullivan Elizabeth Anne Sullivan 80L Robert Edward Sullivan William P. Sullivan III 83L & Laura S. Sullivan Robert Ian Swain 06L David Raymond Swanick III 95L & Christa L. Swanick Jeffrey J. Swart 89B 95L Eric Doran Swartz 05L 05PH Joseph M. Sweeney 73L & Ann C. Sweeney Ronald O. Swinson, Jr. 79L & Dorothy F. Swinson Ali Syed 10L Synovus Trust Co. Ryan J. Szczepanik 03L & Meggan J. Arp Dominika Szreder 08L Samuel E. Tae 07L Claire Marie Tafelski 07L Ilene Beth Tannen 86L John J. Tarleton 58L & Joan Tarleton Sarah L. Taub 05L & Jason S. Taub 06M 07MR 10MR Borden E. Taylor Jr. 79L & Cynthia H. Taylor Hurl R. Taylor Jr. 85L 86L Megan Anne Taylor 08L Michael James Taylor 10L Wayne D. Taylor 82C 85L & Nora Leiman Taylor 85B Kimberly Taylor-Cloud 88L The Hon. Coy H. Temples 66L & Noel B. Temples Jeffrey A. Teplitzky 85B 88L & Robyn K. Teplitzky Timothy P. Terrell & Mary E. Terrell Laura G. Thatcher 80L & Brad Thatcher The Gartzman Law Firm P.C. Calhoun Reb Thomas III 85L & Karen Thomas James M. Thomas 64L Sarah J. Thomas 04L Robert Thomas Thompson III 05C 08L Andrew M. Thompson 97L Barbara A. Thompson 80L & Kenneth Thompson Nicole S. Thompson 08L Robert T. Thompson Jr. 72C 75L 89G Sarah A. Thompson 71C 80L & Lee A. Muehlmann
Gifts and Contributions Siobhan Rafferty Thompson 84L & William H. Thompson 84L Douglas Ronald Thompson 81L & Louisa Baxter Thompson Steuart H. Thomsen & Linda C. Thomsen Thomson Co. Inc. Alexandra Gallo-Zelaya Thornton 07L James J. Thornton 00L & Dana Z. Thornton The Hon. Janet C. Thorpe 78L Margaret Lines Thrash 76L & The Hon. Thomas W. Thrash Charles E. Tidwell 61C Stephanie E. Tillman 95L & Mark J. Tillman Samuel A. Tinkler Jr. 43C 48L Joseph H. Tipograph 08B 08L Thomas Mahone Tolleson Jr. 79L & B. Lynn Tolleson Anastasia Rose Tolos 10L Teresa Pike Tomlinson 91L Ben J. Tompkins Jr. & Steven F. Satterfield Frances M. Toole 76L The Hon. Pinkie J. Turner Toomer 76L & Eric K. Toomer James E. Towery 76L Pauline J. Toy* Gary E. Trachten 78L & Evelyn Trachten The Hon. David W. Trager Matthew Triggs 90L & Amy Teets Triggs 90L David C. Trotman Katherine Rose Trotter 05L James Arnold Tucker 86L & Wendy Knox Tucker Chelsey Walbridge Tulis 10L Roxanne Tulloss Jack Porter Turner 47C 49L & Frances B. Turner John Thompson Turner & Amandah Turner William A. Turner 92L & Jill E. Turner William B. Turner William C. Turner 66C 69L & Kathern Turner Antoinette Ramona Tutt 95L Beth H. Tyler 70C 84L & J. Larry Tyler John P. Tyler 74L & Janet Telford-Tyler 68OX 70C Robert H. Uehling 84L & Kathleen M. Nevin Otobong O. Ukpong 09L James L. Underwood 59C 62L & Joan C. Underwood United Parcel Service Christa Theodora Van Der Zalm 09L Thomas E. Van Houten Jr. 47C 49L & Elizabeth Cole Van Houten 77T Shelia Vandall 73G & Frank J. Vandall Sara Dowd Vanderbloemen 04L & Thomas E. Vanderbloemen Kristi Lee Vanderlaan 08L John M. Vansant Jr. 62C 65L & Sue Berryhill Vansant Michelle Lynn VanWiggeren 98L & Gregory D. VanWiggeren Kim R. Varner 79L & Gail Varner Kathie Robins Veloric 83L & Steven A. Veloric
September 1, 2007 to August 31, 2008
James W. Versocki 98L & Demetra V. Versocki Mary Ellen Vian 76C 80L & John T. Vian 81L Joshua H. Viau 00L Michelle E. Vickery Justin Kyle Victor 10L William L. Vinson 52L & Luan B. Vinson Mark W. Voigt 86L & Mary Voigt Candice R. Voticky 03C 06L Cindy S. Vova-Zackowitz 84L & Martin Zackowitz Maybelle L. Vranicar Maja Vujinovic 07L Jeffrey A. Wagner & Cindy Wagner Paul J. Wagner Jr. 69L & Laura P. Wagner 64G Vahn Chang Wagner 95C 98L & Steven A. Wagner 99L Jason Matthew Waite 98L & Alice Bullard James L. Waits & Fentress B. Waits Mark John Wakim 07L Randee J. Waldman Chevon N. Walker 07L Daphne M. Walker 97L Homer Lee Walker 86L & Carla D. Walker Kent Ian Brian Walker 07L James C. Wallace 76L & Kathleen N. Wallace Mary S. Wallace 05L & John H. Wallace Jr. Gail B. Wallach 87L Tobin Radcliffe Walls 98L William Robert Walp Daniel Stephen Walsh 90C 93L Elaine Rogers Walsh 88L & William J. Walsh James C. Walsh 82L Victoria C. Walton 02L & Steven V. Walton Stephanie Allen Wang 05L & Richard Shii Wang Carol J. Ward 83L Henry Bryce Ward III 96L & Jennifer J. Ward Trenton A. Ward 03L Newton Jasper Wardlaw 97L & Lisa M. Wardlaw Jan L. Warner 86L Valerie Rose Warner 10L Daniel J. Warren 87L & Lynn Friedman Warren 89L Stefanie Warren 00C 05L Wesley B. Warren Jr. 66C 68L & Judith Warren Emily Miller Washburn 01L & James A. Washburn Lawrence L. Washburn III 79L 86L & Margaret Gettle Washburn 79L The Hon. John L. Watson Jr. 51L & Helen Watson James Brian Watts 80L & Sondra Kay Morison R. Gregory Watts 81L & Marian Diemert Watts Sherri Naomi Watts 10L Richard L. Way 69L & Wilma Way Melissa Leigh Weberman 08L Scott Marlow Webster 95L & Rebecca Webster
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Working to Ensure the Future of the Barton Clinic by Wendy R. Cromwell
“My work with the Barton Clinic has had more of an impact on me than anything else I learned in the classroom.” — Stephen F. Fusco 98C 01L
he Barton Child Law and Policy Clinic was my single best experience in law school,” said Stephen F. Fusco 98c 01l. Now a partner at Balch & Bingham llp in Atlanta, Fusco works to raise much-needed funds for the Barton Clinic. “When I am taking to people, I like to stress the impact of the Barton Clinic,” Fusco said. “The Barton Clinic is helping to rewrite the juvenile code [see story, page 17]. It helped rewrite the Georgia Code regarding the pimping of minors while I was a student and provides dfcs training, in addition to the academic work and research.” In his first month as fundraising co-chair, Fusco emphasizes the direct impact the clinic has on children. “I want to put a face to contributions and help people see the connection between their gift and that child. “I know the Barton Clinic needs funding,” he said. “Through my work, I meet a lot of attorneys who do pro bono work and are looking for ways to give money or give back.” Fusco is passionate about the hands-on experience the clinic provides to students. “There isn’t anything else that had such a direct impact on me. I took away practical experience regarding the applications of the law rather than just the theory from the classroom.” As a third-year student, he worked with the clinic to help change the statute governing the pimping of a minor from a misdemeanor to a felony.
“We did a fifty-state survey that showed Georgia was one of a few states remaining in which it was still a misdemeanor to pimp a child,” he said. “The Legislature took our language and used it for the legislation. It was awesome and such a huge victory.” Fusco wanted to pursue public interest law, but like many Emory students, confronted the tough decision of private versus public law when he graduated. He chose private practice. “I enjoy commercial and real estate law, but I am always looking for ways to provide direct impact to those less fortunate who can not afford private law firms,” Fusco said. Serving on the Barton Clinic board and working with the Kids in Need of Dreams Truancy Intervention Project helps feed that desire. “I help represent kids who are brought before the juvenile court on truancy charges,” he said. “I take on two to three pro bono cases a year with each case involving two to three hearings.” In addition to his pro bono cases, Fusco mentors students at Emory Law and at his firm. “I had such a fantastic experience at Emory,” he said. “I love pointing that out to people. I’ve been out of school for seven years. My work with the Barton Clinic has had more of an impact on me than anything else I learned in the classroom. I enjoy working with students and helping them develop different ideas or opening them up to new ones.”
If you are interested in getting involved with the Barton Child Law and Policy Clinic or making a donation, contact Stephen F. Fusco 98C 01L at firstname.lastname@example.org or 404.962.3554.
Tax Reform and the Obama Administration by Dorothy A. Brown
The largest political problem I foresee for Presidentelect Obama’s tax proposals concerns the numerous refundable tax credits.
e elected the first African-American president of the United States with tax policy a major campaign theme. For me, it doesn’t get any better than this! The Bush tax cuts expire in 2010. Tax reform is in the air. During the campaign, the guiding principle behind then-Sen. Obama’s tax proposals for individuals was a belief in the importance of the progressive rate structure. A core component of a progressive rate structure is that higher income individuals pay taxes at a rate higher than lower income individuals. Put another way, as income grows, so does the applicable tax rate. The Obama Tax Plan, therefore, will keep taxes low for families earning less than $250,000 and individuals earning less than $200,000. The plan has a number of proposals for the working poor, including expanding the earned income tax credit and creating a refundable credit for homeowners who do not itemize and cannot take the mortgage interest deduction. While conventional wisdom suggests all homeowners who pay mortgage interest itemize their deductions and receive the tax benefits, in reality only 54 percent realize benefits from the mortgage interest deduction. The higher your income the more likely you are to receive tax benefits from homeownership. For example, only 2 percent of homeowners who earn less than $15,000 receive tax benefits from their mortgage interest payments while about a third of those earning between
Four Things To Watch under the Obama Tax Plan 1. T he Bush tax cuts will be continued for families earning less than $250,000 and individuals earning less than $200,000. For families and individuals earning more, their tax rates will increase — probably equal to those under President Clinton — 36 percent and 39.6 percent. 2. Preferential rates for capital gains and qualified dividends will be kept at the same rate, generally 15 percent, for families under $250,000 and individuals under $200,000. The proposed increase to 20 percent will be for families or individuals earning more than $250,000 or $200,000 respectively. 3. I don’t anticipate any major overhaul of the alternative minimum tax. I expect the AMT patch to continue. A serious AMT overhaul would be too costly. 4. The estate tax under the Obama plan would exempt up to $3.5 million and any nonexempt amounts would be taxed on a progressive rate schedule with a top rate of 45 percent.
$30,000 – $40,000 receive such benefits. Ninety percent of homeowners earning at least $75,000 receive tax benefits from their mortgage interest payments while 97 percent of homeowners earning more than $1 million receive benefits. The Obama plan will enable those homeowners not receiving tax benefits from their mortgage interest payments to begin receiving such benefits. The largest political problem I foresee for President-elect Obama’s tax proposals concerns the numerous refundable tax credits. In the past, Republicans have analogized Earned Income Tax Credit (eitc) payments to welfare. The eitc is a refundable tax credit available to low-income wage earners. In a November 20 Wall Street Journal op-ed piece he co-wrote, Newt Gingrich stated “refundable income tax credits will not reduce tax liability but instead result in new checks from the federal government for the targeted social purposes. That’s not a tax cut. It’s welfare.” Substantively those who analogize the eitc to welfare fundamentally misunderstand the eitc. When enacted and signed into law by former Republican President Ford in 1975 as a temporary measure, the eitc was designed to encourage those on welfare to move into the paid labor market. Welfare benefits are tax free. Without the eitc, it was likely some full-time workers would take home less money after taxes than they could if they didn’t work and remained on welfare. To eliminate that disincentive to work, the eitc was created to offset federal income and Social Security taxes. To brand hard-working Americans as welfare recipients is factually wrong and morally reprehensible — but the strategy may work unless the Obama administration makes its case for why low-income, hard-working taxpayers are entitled to the tax benefits that the law allows and to new tax credits so that they may benefit from the tax laws in the same way their middle-income counterparts benefit. Dorothy A. Brown is professor of law at Emory where she specializes in federal tax law and critical race theory.
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Championing Health Care Reform: Fix it Now Kathie McClure 79l (center), founder of VoteHeathcare.org, helps Ohio Consumers for Health Coverage kick off its Fix It Now! Campaign at the Ohio Statehouse in Columbus on August 25. McClure spent the summer campaigning for health care reform from her purple bus. See story, page 14.