The accomplishments, milestones, awards and news of UConn School of Law alumni:
Emily C. Deans '15 has been appointed to the board of directors of The Keney Park Sustainability Project. The Project's mission is to help families become more sustainable while preserving East Hartford's Keney Park. Deans works at Robinson + Cole, as an associate.
Schoonmaker, George, Colin & Blomberg, PC announced that Robert D. Vossler '17 will join the firm as an associate attorney. Vossler, who previously clerked on the Connecticut Appellate Court, will work out of the firm's Greenwich, Connecticut office.
Chrysalis Center Inc. announced that Rosendo Garza Jr. '15 will join its board of directors. Chrysalis Center Inc. is a non-profit which serves more than 4,000 Connecticut families. Garza currently works at Day Pitney's Hartford office as an associate attorney. He previously served in the U.S. Marine Corps.
Eckert Seamans announced that Winifred B. Gibbons '14 will join the firm's Boston office as an associate attorney. Gibbons will work in the lititgation department. Prior to joining the firm, Gibbons served as a judicial law clerk for the Rhode Island Trial Court.
Hinckley, Allen & Snyder LLP announced Jenna Montesano '16 will join the firm as a Real Estate attorney out of the firm's Hartford office. Montesano previously worked at Shipman & goodwin LLP.
Jenna M. Montesano '16 has joined Hinckley Allen as a real estate associate in the firm's Hartford office. Her practice involves real estate, land use and business matters, representing corporate and real estate clients in loan, refinancing and recapitalization transactions.
Philip Pacelli '17 has joined Day Pitney as an associate in the firm's Hartford office, where his practice will focus on intellectual property. In addition to a JD from UConn School of Law, he earned an LLM in Intellectual Propery from Cardozo Law School.
Murtha Cullina LLP announced the hiring of Joseph D. Szerejko '15 as a litigation attorney. Szerejko will work as a member of the firm's Municipal and Land Use Practice Groups. He previously worked at Cohen and Wolf, P.C.
Kathleen M. Koss JD, LLM '14 has been named one of Hartford Business Journal's “40 Under Forty." The award recognizes 40 young professionals in Greater Hartford each year for leadership in their industries. Koss works at Kroll, McNamara, Evans & Delehanty, LLP, where she is commercial real estate associate.
Nisha Kapur '14 has been named to the “40 Under Forty” list by the Hartford Business Journal. The award recognizes 40 young professionals in Greater Hartford each year for leadership in their industries. Kapur works at Murtha Cullina LLP, where she focuses on corporate litigation.