Category: Alum of the Month

September 2019: Upnit K. Bhatti (L’15)

Alum Upnit K. Bhatti is a Managing Associate at Orrick, Herrington, Sutcliffe LLP. She began her career working as a Litigation Associate for Bond, Schoeneck & King PLLC after completing a successful summer associate...

July 2019: Judge J. Jeremiah Mahoney (L’ 69)

July 2019: Judge J. Jeremiah Mahoney (L’ 69)

Judge J. Jeremiah Mahoney is the longest serving military judge in U.S. history. He began his career as a Judge Advocate General (“JAG”) for the Air Force. He was soon appointed to be a...

June 2019: Philip Goore (L’ 93)

June 2019: Philip Goore (L’ 93)

Philip Goore is Executive Vice President of Business and Legal Affairs at STX Entertainment, a global, next-generation media company involved in the development, financing, production, marketing and distribution of film, television, VR, digital video, music...

April 2019: Rebeca Sánchez-Roig (L’90)

April 2019: Rebeca Sánchez-Roig (L’90)

As a theatre lover, Rebeca Sánchez-Roig never imagined attending law school and opening her own firm. An immigrant from Cuba, Rebeca and her family moved around frequently. From Florida to Puerto Rico back to...

March 2019: Andrew Bobrek (L’07)

March 2019: Andrew Bobrek (L’07)

Andy Bobrek followed a non-traditional path to law school, which started with a leap of faith motivated by a desire to live, work, and raise his family in Syracuse, New York. Andy is a...

February 2019: Gregory Thornton (L’71)

February 2019: Gregory Thornton (L’71)

Gregory Thornton always knew he wanted to work in a professional field. While in undergrad at Colgate University, Greg started out as a pre-med major. He soon realized that medicine was not his forte...

January 2019: Hon. Bernadette Romano Clark (L’89)

January 2019: Hon. Bernadette Romano Clark (L’89)

“Are you sure you can run for Judge?” This is a question the Honorable Bernadette Romano Clark heard numerous times. As the first female to run for a judicial position in Oneida County, Bernadette...

December 2018: Kenneth W. Irvin (L’92)

December 2018: Kenneth W. Irvin (L’92)

From an early age, Kenneth Irvin knew he had a calling for a career in the law. His mother worked as a secretary in a law firm, and he became friends with the lawyers...

November 2018: Laurel J. Eveleigh (L’90)

November 2018: Laurel J. Eveleigh (L’90)

Laurel Eveleigh knew from a young age that she wanted to be a lawyer, but her path to law school was not exactly a straight one.  Trying to dispel the popular notion that practicing...

October 2018: Thomas Zampino (L’85)

October 2018: Thomas Zampino (L’85)

While the law school experience has always been critical to our training as both strong client advocates and skilled legal technicians, it often undercuts or discounts the very reason that many of us were...