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.
Robinson+Cole Manufacturing Industry Team Chair Jeffrey J. White is among those recognized in the 2019 New England Trailblazers list. Published in a special supplement developed by the business arm of Law.com and the Connecticut Law Tribune, the inaugural list recognizes professionals in New England who have “moved the needle in the legal industry” by being true agents of change.
Real Estate + Development Group lawyer E. Christopher Kehoe was presented with the Richard B. Johnson Award by the Real Estate Bar Association for Massachusetts (REBA) during the 2019 REBA Annual Meeting & Conference on November 4, 2019. Established in 1977, the Richard B. Johnson Award is REBA's highest honor. An award for lifetime achievement, it recognizes the recipient's outstanding and selfless contributions to advancing the practice of real estate law.
Robinson+Cole Business Litigation Group lawyer Kathleen E. Dion was presented with the Ascending Alumni Award and the Distinguished Law Review Alumni Award from Western New England University (WNE) School of Law during the Annual Alumni Recognition Reception in Springfield, Massachusetts. The Ascending Alumni Award spotlights the achievements of new alumni who graduated with the past 10 years from the School of Law. The Distinguished Law Review Alumni Award is presented annually to a Law Review alumnus/na in recognition of outstanding professional accomplishments and/or contributions to the Western New England University School of Law.
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