Washington Lawyer - August/September 2018 - 38
By Tracy Schorn
ON THE MOVE
Michael I. Sanders, a partner at Blank Rome LLP,
has been appointed to serve on the board of trustees
of the Milton S. Eisenhower Foundation, the international nonprofit continuation of the National
Advisory Commission on Civil Disorders and the
National Commission on the Causes and Prevention
of Violence... Emily Tatro has been selected to serve
as interim executive director of the Council for Court
Excellence... Cecilia Sanabria has been selected
by the Hispanic National Bar Association to receive
its 2018 HNBA Top Lawyers Under 40 Award...
Georgetown University has presented Jonathan
J. Rusch with a Silver Vicennial Medal in recognition
of his 20 years of service as an adjunct professor
The law offices of Lee Saltzberg in Towson, Maryland,
is now known as Saltzberg & Schloss.
Thomas Andrew O'Keefe, president of Mercosur
Consulting Group, Ltd., has written the book Bush II,
Obama, and the Decline of U.S. Hegemony in the
Western Hemisphere, published by Routledge
(an imprint of Taylor & Francis). . . Ira P. Robbins,
a professor of law at American University Washington
College of Law, has authored two recent books:
Habeas Corpus (2018) and Prisoners and the Law
(6 vols., 2018), both published by Thomson Reuters.
Professor Robbins also has written the article
"'And/Or' and the Proper Use of Legal Language,"
appearing in the Maryland Law Review (2018).
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38 WASHINGTON LAWYER
Xiomara Corral has joined the legal department
of Pershing LLC in Jersey City, New Jersey, as director
and managing counsel... Chuck Rosenberg, a
former two-time U.S. Attorney, has joined Crowell
& Moring LLP as senior counsel in the firm's white
collar and regulatory enforcement group. Anuj Vohra
has joined as a partner in the firm's nationally recognized government contracts group... Michael
Hordell has joined Barnes & Thornburg LLP as of
counsel in the firm's federal contracting, procurement, and national security practice group...
Geoffrey Coll and Edward Gray have joined
Thompson Coburn LLP as partners... Greenberg
Traurig, LLP's Cyril T. Brennan and Emily G.
Naughton have been elevated to shareholders
in the firm's Washington, D.C., office. Lucy Lee
has joined the firm's tax practice and Theresa A.
Queen has been promoted to of counsel, both in
Greenberg's Northern Virginia office... Stephanie
D. Scruggs and Jessica L. Zurlo have joined Bradley
Arant Boult Cummings LLP as attorneys in the firm's
intellectual property practice group... Michael
R. Clarke has been promoted to senior associate at
Tanenholz & Associates, PLLC... Jennifer Crowder
and Marguerite Laurent were named partners at
K&L Gates LLP... John Okray has joined Solovis, Inc.
as general counsel. . . Alston & Bird LLP has added
Ryan J. Kelly as a partner in the firm's federal and
international tax group... Joe Meadows has
joined Bean, Kinney & Korman PC as a shareholder...
Morton J. Posner has been promoted to deputy
general counsel in the Justice Management Division
of the U.S. Department of Justice... Greg Wells
has joined Vinson & Elkins LLP's antitrust practice
Emil J. Ali, courtesy of Carr Butterfeld, LLC ; Shana De Caro, courtesy
of De Caro & Kaplen, LLP
Emil J. Ali has joined Carr Butterfield, LLC
as an associate in the firm's Lake Oswego,
Shana De Caro, a partner at De Caro &
Kaplen, LLP, has been elected secretary of the
Brain Injury Association of America.