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AT TORNEY BRIEFS

DISCIPLINARY SUMMARIES

HONORS AND APPOINTMENTS

ON THE MOVE
Tanenholz & Associates, PLLC announced that
Tom Bengtson and Yisroel Cohen became
discovery associates... Patrick J. Murphy, who
served as the 32nd undersecretary of the U.S.
Army, has joined the Philadelphia-based firm
FisherBroyles, LLP... Carmen L. Brun of
Eversheds Sutherland (US) LLP will lead Konexo,
the firm's global expansion that will provide
alternative legal and compliance services in
the United States... Caroline Brown, former
national security attorney at the U.S.
Department of Justice and the Treasury
Department, became a partner at Crowell
& Moring LLP in the firm's international trade
and white collar and regulatory enforcement
groups... Venable LLP promoted the following
attorneys to counsel: Taylor Chapman
(litigation), Paul Feinstein (antitrust), Anna
Katherine Moody (estate planning), Daniel
Straga (corporate acquisition), and Ryan Ward
(patent). Evan T. Shea, a trial and appellate
attorney; G. Evan Pritchard, a commercial
development attorney; Julia Mooney, a commercial real estate lawyer; and James E. Tyrrell
III, focusing on political law compliance and
campaign finance regulation, all became

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Jeffrey M. Kolokoff was appointed judge
of the Miami-Dade County Court in Florida's
Eleventh Judicial Circuit... American University
Washington College of Law appointed Robert
Dinerstein, a professor of law, as its acting
dean... Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell
& Berkowitz, PC announced that Daniel
Carrigan and John McJunkin, both bankruptcy attorneys, and John "Jeff" Miles, an
antitrust and health care authority, ranked as
leading practitioners in the 2020 edition of
Chambers USA... John A. Bourgeois, a
commercial litigation and trial lawyer; Andrew
J. Graham, a trial litigator; Steven M. Klepper,
an appellate attorney; and James P. Ulwick,
a trial attorney - all of Kramon & Graham,
P.A. - were named as leading practitioners
in Chambers USA 2020... Matt Wright, a
partner at McCarter & English, LLP, joined the
International Association of Defense Counsel,
the preeminent invitation-only global legal
organization for attorneys who represent
corporate and insurance interests... Celine
Jimenez Crowson, a patent litigator and firm
partner, and Mahvesh Qureshi, a private
equity attorney and firm partner, joined the
board of Hogan Lovells US LLP.

Regina Rana, a contract attorney, became a
senior associate at Tanenholz & Associates, PLLC.
partners at Venable... GST LLP promoted Gary
Shaw, an international arbitration and federal
civil litigation lawyer, to senior associate and
Katherine Sanoja, a commercial and investment arbitration lawyer, to counsel... Isabella
Demougeot, a civil litigator, became a senior
litigation associate at JD Katz, P.C.

AUTHOR! AUTHOR!
Jerry W. Cox, founder of Potomac Strategy
Associates, has written an insider account
of the Takata airbag fiasco, Killer Airbags:
The Deadly Secret Automakers Don't Want You
to Know (The Forerunner Foundation)...
Ann H. Kim, corporate counsel at PG&E
Corporation/Pacific Gas and Electric Company
in San Francisco, wrote the novel A Good Family
(Graydon House/Harper Collins), a domestic
drama with legal thriller elements... the
Journal of Law and Society of Wayne State
University School of Law in Detroit published
Michigan State University law professor Brian
Gilmore's article, "Have You Seen Her?: Mental
Health and Reasonable Accommodations
Defense in Landlord-Tenant Proceedings."

D.C. Bar members in good
standing are welcome to submit
announcements for this column.
Email submissions to attorneybriefs
@dcbar.org.

In re Takisha Brown. Bar No. 472664.
May 28, 2020. The D.C. Court of Appeals
granted Brown's petition for
reinstatement.
In re John H. Myers. Bar No. 254714.
May 28, 2020. The D.C. Court of Appeals
disbarred Myers by consent.
Interim Suspensions Issued by the
District of Columbia Court of Appeals

In re William E. Baroni Jr. Bar No. 468687.
May 8, 2020. The D.C. Court of Appeals
vacated Baroni's previously imposed
interim suspension and dismissed the
associated disciplinary proceeding
as Baroni's criminal conviction was
overturned by the Supreme Court of
the United States.
Disciplinary Actions Taken by the Board
on Professional Responsibility

Original Matters
In re John H. Myers. Bar No. 254714.
May 6, 2020. The Board on Professional
Responsibility recommended that the
D.C. Court of Appeals disbar Myers by
consent.
The Office of Disciplinary Counsel compiled
the foregoing summaries of disciplinary
actions. Informal Admonitions issued by
Disciplinary Counsel and Reports and
Recommendations issued by the Board on
Professional Responsibility are posted at
www.dcattorneydiscipline.org. Most board
recommendations as to discipline are not
final until considered by the court. Court
opinions are printed in the Atlantic
Reporter and also are available online for
decisions issued since August 1998. To
obtain a copy of a recent slip opinion, visit
www.dccourts.gov/court-of-appeals/
opinions-memorandum-of-judgments.

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Worth Reading
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Speaking of Ethics
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