The accomplishments, milestones, awards and news of UConn School of Law alumni:
Edward E. Garlick '51, the former president of the Westport Bar Association and longtime Fairfield County lawyer, died on March 28, 2019. Read his obituary.
Kozyak Minority Mentoring Foundation announced the appointment of James C. Moon '00 to its board of directors. The foundation works to diversify the legal community by providing mentoring, networking programs and other opportunities. Moon, who is a partner at the Miami-based firm Meland Russin & Budwick, will primarily assist in recruiting mentors.
Hartford Police Chief David Rosado '07 announced he is resigning at the end of the month to take a position at Pratt & Whitney. Rosado, who has been chief for 14 months, will join Pratt & Whitney's security department next month.
Harry Garfinkel '77, a former NFL prospect and president of Space and Sea Systems at Hamilton Standard, died on March 16, 2019. Read his obituary.
Jeffrey J. White '03 was invited to participate in a roundtable discussion on manufacturing at the White House on March 14, 2019. White, who is a partner at Robinson & Cole, was one of 14 attorneys invited to the conversation.
Kurt Michael Foley '90, self-employed contractor and former member of the Hollywood Stuntmen’s Union, died. Read his obituary.
Edward G. Pizzella '57, the founder of Theatre One Productions, Inc. and Newington Community Television, Inc., died on February 7, 2019. Read his obituary.
Justine Rakich-Kelly '91 has been awarded the Connecticut Bar Association's 2018 Charles J. Parker Legal Services Award. The award is given to a Connecticut attorney who demonstrates a strong commitment to serving Connecticut's most disadvantaged populations. Rakich-Kelly is currently the executive director of the Children's Law Center of Connecticut.
Burns & Levinson LLP announced the promotion of Tal M. Unrad '08 to partner, effective April 1, 2019. Unrad, who has worked in the firm's Boston office since 2008, specializes in corporate transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, startup structuring and financing, e-commerce, and distressed transactions. He is also active in the firm's restructuring practice and has represented numerous clients in Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings.
Linda E. Christenson '83, an environmental attorney and the longtime director of Pride of Baltimore, Inc., died on February 25 2019. Read her obituary.