Message from the Chairman
The Duane Morris Alumni Program is a vibrant professional network designed to cultivate our relationships with former Duane Morris lawyers and others. Here, you can reestablish contact with colleagues, discover new connections, and find out what current and former Duane Morris lawyers are up to now.
With best regards,
Chief Executive Officer, The Investment Fund for Foundations (TIFF)
Discovery Counsel - Patent Litigation, Google
Vice President, General Counsel - Securities & Regulatory, The Penn Mutual Life Insurance Company
Vice President and Associate General Counsel-Litigation, ARAMARK
Senior Staff Attorney, The Education Law Center
[May 2013] Kathryn R. Brown has taken a temporary clerkship with the Honorable Gene E.K. Pratter in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, an alum of Duane Morris.
[May 2013] Ana Petrovic, now a staff attorney at the SEC and Dana Klinges, of the Philadelphia office, Katie Hochstetler and Kim Bulthuis, both of the Chicago office, achieved an arbitration victory for Zacks Investment Research. The arbitrator issued a ruling that Zacks had zero liability on the damages claim; Zacks also prevailed on its counterclaim to terminate an agreement.
[May 2013] Congratulations to alum and client Richard L. Thurston, Ph.D., of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd, for being named to the shortlist for General Counsel of the Year by Global Counsel Awards 2013. The award winners will be announced in June.
[March 2013] Jennifer A. McGlinn [Philadelphia] is now Assistant General Counsel with Ricoh Americas Corporation, located in Malvern, Pennsylvania. Ms. McGlinn is responsible for managing Ricoh's commercial litigation and non compete matters, as well as Ricoh's environmental litigation and sustainability initiatives and related corporate compliance matters.
[March 2013] Judge Karen Overstreet was awarded the Difference Maker Award for Community Service by the American Bar Association GP Solo Division. The award honors an attorney who has made a significant lifetime contribution to the local community through community service. Judge Overstreet has been working on high school financial literacy education.
[March 2013] Jane E. Leopold-Leventhal has joined Bohler Engineering as its General Counsel.
[March 2013] Judge Karen Crawford was profiled in the Los Angeles Daily Journal on March 7. The article traces her path from being cast as a lawyer in an undergraduate class to her role as a U.S. Magistrate Judge for the Southern District of California.
[March 2013] Allison Levy recently joined RCN Telecom Services, a broadband services provider that delivers digital and high-definition video, high-speed internet and phone services to residential and small-medium business customers.