Tagged: Alum of the Month

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...

September 2018: Jean Macchiaroli Eggen (82’) Alumna of the Month

September 2018: Jean Macchiaroli Eggen (82’) Alumna of the Month

It was 9 o’clock in the morning, and demolition on the old football stadium had begun just a few feet away from the Law School. The site would become the Carrier Dome. First-year law...

May 2018: Edward Bibko (L’94)

May 2018: Edward Bibko (L’94)

Edward Bibko was born and raised in Phoenix, New York, a tiny village with just over 2,000 people. He had his sights set on getting out but didn’t know yet what the world had...

April 2018: Philip Rossetti (L’81)

April 2018: Philip Rossetti (L’81)

When a new class of associates joins Latham & Watkins in Boston, they’re always treated to a ‘pep talk’ by one of the founding partners of the Boston office: Phil Rossetti. Phil tells them...

March 2018: Raj Nichani (L’00)

March 2018: Raj Nichani (L’00)

Michael Jordan’s father once told him that it was “never too late to do anything [he] wanted to do” and that Michael would “never know what [he] could accomplish until [he] tr[ied].” As simple...