The accomplishments, milestones, awards and news of UConn School of Law alumni:
Sutherland Denlinger '68, a former United States Army captain and longtime zoning specialist lawyer, died on May 15, 2019. Read his obituary.
Thomas B. Wilson '67, a U.S. Air Force veteran and longtime New London lawyer, died on May 1, 2019. Read his obituary.
The Glastonbury Education Foundation announced it has selected Agnes R. Larson '12 to its Board of Directors. Larson is currently an associate at the Connecticut-based law firm Reid and Riege, P.C., where she represents clients in complex litigation, including insurance and employment disputes.
William W. Bouton III '80, a former attorney at Hinckley, Allen & Snyder, died April 22, 2019. Read his obituary.
The Jewish Federation of Greater Hartford announced David Waren '89 has been named its new president and chief executive officer. Waren is currently vice president of regional operations and advancement for the Anti-Defamation League. Waren will assume he duties at the Federation on July 1, 2019.
The Connecticut law firm Shipman & Goodwin LLP today announced that Matthew Fitzsimmons '05 is joining the firm's Hartford office as a partner. Fitzsimmons will be a part of the firm's State Attorneys General and Data Privacy and Protection Practice Groups. Prior to joining Shipman & Goodwin, Fitzsimmons served as U.S. Privacy Officer and Lead Cybersecurity Counsel at Cigna Corporations.
The law firm Robinson & Cole announced one of its partners, Stephen W. Aronson '87, was presented with the "Volunteer of the Year" award by the Pro Bono Partnership. Aronson is a partner at the firm, where he specializes in employment law.
James J. Gadarowski '67, a former captain in the United States Army and counsel for Phoenix Home Life, died on April 22, 2019. Read his obituary.
Gov. Ned Lamont has nominated Judge Robert Devlin '75 to the Connecticut Appellate Court. Devlin has served on the Superior Court bench since 1993. He is chairman of the Connecticut Sentencing Commission, chairman of the Criminal Jury Instruction Committee, and co-chairman of the Judicial-Media Committee. He previously served as chief administrative judge for the Criminal Division of the Superior Court. His nomination has been forwarded to the General Assembly for its advice and consent.
The law firm Hancock Estabrook LLP announced the hiring of Courtney L. DeLia '17 as an associate in the firm's trust and estates practice. DeLia will also be involved in the firm's elder law and special needs practice areas.