The accomplishments, milestones, awards and news of UConn School of Law alumni:
Carolyn Wilkes Kaas '83 has been named a co-director of Quinnipiac University School of Law’s Center on Dispute Resolution. Kaas is an associate professor of law and the director of the Legal Clinic at Quinnipiac Law, North Haven.
Judge Jack L. Grogins '55 spoke at the Westport (CT) Rotary Club on Jan. 28, 2014. Grogins is a Connecticut judge trial referee in Norwalk.
Tavis O. Tindall '97 received the 2014 Harold Webster Smith Entrepreneur of the Year Award presented by the Waterbury Regional Chamber’s Small Business Council to recognize companies that have shown achievement and excellence in small business. Tindall is a solo practitioner with offices in Waterbury and Hartford.
David E. Marr ’70, a solo practitioner in Natick, Mass., died Jan. 25, 2014. Read his obituary.
David W. Hasson ’62, a retired lawyer for Pratt and Whitney and a former FBI agent, died Jan. 17, 2014. Read his obituary.
Joette Katz '77 and Sarah Healy Eagan ’04 participated in “Raising the Grade: Improving Educational Opportunities for Youth in State Care” presented by Connecticut Voices for Children. In addition Katz was the keynote speaker for the Women Law Students’ Association Annual Spring Luncheon at the Law School. Katz is commissioner of the Connecticut Department of Children and Families. Eagan is the state child advocate for Connecticut.
Stephen H. Goldberg ’72, a partner with Jorden Burt LLP in Washington, died Jan. 15, 2014. Read his obituary.
Raymond B. Rubens ’42, of Bridgeport died Jan. 10, 2014 at St. Vincent's Medical Center. Read his obituary.
Richard M. Ray Sr. '72, a retired lawyer for the Connecticut General Life Insurance Company and Cigna Corporation, died January 1, 2014. Read his obituary.