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Alumni Achievements

Featured Alumni

Don Bell '13 has used his law degree and dedication to community service to make strides towards diversity on Capitol Hill through advocacy, education and direct services.

Before he applied to the Insurance LLM program at UConn School of Law, Andrés Avila earned a law degree in Colombia and worked for an insurance law firm in Miami and London.

After Laura Linde '17 earned an undergraduate degree at Freie University Berlin, she didn’t just want to study more law; she wanted to practice it.

Alumni Notes
Dana O'Brien '04 Promoted to General Counsel at Athena Capital
Feb 14, 2019 -

Athena Capital Advisors announced the promotion of Dana K. O'Brien '04 to general counsel on February 13, 2019. O'Brien joined the firm in 2014, and has worked as chief compliance officer and deputy general counsel. She will continue her chief compliance officer duties going forward. 

In Memoriam: Robert M. Panisch '78
Feb 14, 2019 -

Robert M. Panisch '78, a longtime Connecticut lawyer, died on February 8, 2019. Read his obituary

Alex Thacher '00 Joins Armanino LLP
Feb 5, 2019 -

Alex Thacher '00 has joined Armanino LLP as a partner, the firm announced on February 5, 2019. Thacher, who will lead the firm's State and Local Tax practice, was previously an attorney at Ernst & Young. 

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Alumni Awards

Every year the University of Connecticut Law School Alumni Association honors some of our most admirable alumni for their service to the law school, the legal profession and the community. Learn more about the awards.