Class Notes Bill Shaklee ’02 and his wife, Laura, welcomed their daughter Kendall Rose Shaklee on Jan. 15. Shaklee works as a senior attorney at the Eaton Corp., where he specializes in environmental, health, and safety.
Martin Lively ’03 has left the practice of law after seven years of small-town general practice litigation, including running his own firm. He has returned to his hometown of Miami, Okla. to care for his grandparents and find a new career. For the first time in years, his smile is genuine.
Ryan P. Sherman ’02, a partner at Porter Wright, was recognized by Chambers USA 2012 as a leading lawyer in his field of general commercial litigation. Sherman works in the firm’s Columbus office.
Jennifer R. (Fuller) Asbrock ’04 was married to Nicholas S. Asbrock of West Chester, Ohio, on Nov. 19, 2011. Asbrock works as an associate practicing management-side labor and employment law at the Dayton, Ohio, office of Thompson Hine LLP. The Asbrocks were expecting their first child, a baby girl, in late-October.
Kate Tournoux ’02 and her husband, Jeff Massey, welcomed their son, Lucas Austin, into their family on May 9. Kate and Jeff live in Germantown, Tenn. and are also the proud parents of big brother, Alex. Tournoux works as senior counsel for International Paper Co., where she focuses on environmental litigation.
Alumni, students, faculty, and staff came together on Aug. 16, 2012 to celebrate the opening of the new Dinsmore & Shohl Student Commons.
Chris Geidner ’05 is the senior political reporter for the website BuzzFeed, covering political and legal topics surrounding GLBT and marriage issues. He most recently was a reporter for Metro Weekly and tied for the Outstanding Magazine Article award at the 23rd Annual Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) Media Awards in March 2012. Natalie Hostacky Stevens ’05 joined the Cleveland office of Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C., where she represents employers in all areas of employment law. TODD CALLENTINE
Aimee L. Kaplan ’03 was named a New York Super Lawyers “Rising Star - Metro Edition” in 2012. Kaplan is an associate at Collard & Roe, P.C. in Roslyn, New York where she focuses on trademark prosecution. She is an adjunct professor at St. John’s University College of Law, a member of the bulletin committee for the International Trademark Association (INTA) and serves on the board of directors for the Nassau County Bar Association. Kaplan married Justin Wright in August 2011.
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