Category: Law

school of law alumni included in note

Christie D. Jean ’11 (CLAS), ’14 JD

Christie D. Jean ’11 (CLAS), ’14 JD has been elected to the Board of Directors for the The Artists Collective, a multi-arts and cultural organization serving the Greater Hartford, Conn. region. The Artists Collective works to safeguard and maintain the arts and culture of the African diaspora and to expose children to a nontraditional arts education by promoting social skills training, school success, and community responsibility.

Steven R. Jenkins, C.P.A. ’99 J.D., ’12 MBA, ’15 LL.M

Steven R. Jenkins, C.P.A. ’99 J.D., ’12 MBA, ’15 LL.M has been appointed as a Trustee to the Connecticut Laborers’ Pension, Health, and Annuity Funds. Steve is General Counsel and Compliance Director for regional construction firm Manafort Brothers Incorporated headquartered in Plainville, Conn.

Steven R. Jenkins, C.P.A.’99 JD, ’12 MBA, ’15 ML

Steven R. Jenkins, C.P.A.’99 JD, ’12 MBA, ’15 ML has been appointed as a Trustee to the Connecticut Laborers’ Pension, Health, and Annuity Funds. Steve is General Counsel and Compliance Director for regional construction firm Manafort Brothers Incorporated headquartered in Plainville, Conn.

Rebecca J. Pirozzolo-Mellowes ’04 JD

Foley & Lardner LLP is pleased to announce that Rebecca J. Pirozzolo-Mellowes ’04 JD has been elected to the partnership at Foley & Lardner’s Milwaukee office.

Kelcie Reid ’13 (CLAS), ’16 MS, JD

Kelcie Reid ’13 (CLAS), ’16 MS, JD has joined the Law Offices of John Q. Gale in downtown Hartford as an associate attorney. Reid was admitted to the Connecticut Bar Association in November after earning juris doctor and master’s in public health degrees from the University of Connecticut in May.

Marianne Barbino Dubuque ’80 (CLAS), ’83 JD, ’11 MBA

On May 5, 2016, Marianne Barbino Dubuque ’80 (CLAS), ’83 JD, ’11 MBA received the Waterbury Bar Association 2016 Young Lawyers Award for outstanding service to the community and for perpetuating a positive image of the legal profession.

Melanie Dykas ’04 (CLAS), ’10 LAW

Melanie Dykas ’04 (CLAS), ’10 LAW has been chosen as a member of the Connecticut Law Tribune’s New Leaders in the Law, an honor that recognizes her qualities as a forerunner in the areas of firm leadership, bar association efforts, casework, publications, pro bono work, and peer recognition.

Matthew Necci ’03 (CLAS) and Brian E. Tims ’05 (BUS), ’08 LAW

Matthew Necci ’03 (CLAS) and Brian E. Tims ’05 (BUS), ’08 LAW were selected as Rising Stars on the 2015 Super Lawyers List, a nationally accredited rating service of lawyers who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement.

Scott D. Camassar ’92 (CLAS)

Scott D. Camassar ’92 (CLAS) was made partner of the law firm now known as Stephen M. Reck & Scott D. Camassar, LLC., a personal injury firm based in North Stonington, Conn.