Manufacturing Industry Team Chair Jeffrey J. White has been appointed by the U.S. Secretary of Commerce to serve on the Connecticut District Export Council (DEC) during the 2020-2022 term. Appointment to the DEC is based upon an individual’s international trade leadership in the local community, ability to influence the local environment for exporting, knowledge of day-to-day international operations, interest in export development, and willingness and ability to devote time to Council activities.
Robinson+Cole was presented with the Diana Kleefeld Pro Bono Award by Connecticut Appleseed during the organization’s “Good Apple” Awards on November 11, 2019. Robinson+Cole lawyer Christine E. Bromberg served as co-chair of the annual event. A group of R+C lawyers, including Gregory J. Bennici, Emily C. Deans, Peter K. Knight, Rachel V. Kushel, and paralegal Albina Yaikbaeva, recently assisted Connecticut Appleseed in a research project that examined how school districts are dealing with rising special education costs. R+C lawyer Ryan V. Leichsenring was also included in the firm’s pro bono recognition for his role in the spin-off of an existing Connecticut Appleseed program, Connecting through Literacy: Incarcerated parents, their Children, and Caregivers (CLICC), to a new public charity.
Robinson+Cole lawyers Dan A. Brody, Kathryn N. Mullin, Je'Quana S. Orr, and Evan J. Seeman have been named to the Connecticut Coalition Against Domestic Violence (CCADV) First 100 Plus Class of 2019 during the organization’s 9th Annual Breakfast & Awards Ceremony on November 15, 2019. The First 100 Plus Class of 2019 is comprised of leaders working to improve the lives of domestic violence survivors and their families in Connecticut.
Environmental, Energy + Telecommunications Group lawyer Megan E. Baroni was among the “100 Women Who Inspire Us” recognized during the 2019 Women in Litigation Joint CLE Conference held November 13-15, 2019. Presented by the American Bar Association (ABA) Section of Litigation, the conference highlighted women successfully leading in the courtroom, in the judiciary, and in their profession. Megan is co-chair of the Section's Environmental & Energy Litigation Committee.
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