Class Notes

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Sky Pettey, 1999

Sky Pettey ’99 was named a “Rising Star” in the area of criminal defense in the 2011 edition of Ohio Super Lawyers. Pettey is an associate with the Athens, Ohio, law firm Lavelle and Associates. His main practice areas include criminal defense, civil rights, personal injury, and probate.


Brian Casey, 1987

Brian T. Casey ’87 was named to the national list of the 100 Most Powerful People in the Insurance Industry in North America for 2011. Casey is a partner in the Atlanta office of Locke Lord Bissell & Liddell LLP, where he focuses on corporate law and mergers and acquisitions.


Steve Yoost, 2006

Steve Yoost ’06 was promoted to senior associate at Alston & Bird LLP in Charlotte, N.C., where he focuses on corporate and securities matters, including mergers, acquisitions, and reorganizations.


Lee Freedman, 1997

Lee Joshua Freedman ’97 has taken a position at Apple as the manager of Cyber Investigations in northern California. Freedman joined Apple after nearly nine years at the U.S. Attorney's Office.


Maureen Tracey, 1999

Maureen Tracey ’99 was named a “Rising Star” in the area of business litigation in the 2011 edition of Ohio Super Lawyers. Tracey is an associate in the Cleveland office of Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease.


Jason Lucas, 2005

Jason Lucas ’05 recently joined the Wheeling, W.V., office of Steptoe and Johnson as an associate practicing in its energy law group.


Hallie Caldarone, 1999

Hallie Diethelm Caldarone ’99 has been named a partner at Jackson Lewis LLP. Caldarone works in the firm's Chicago office as an experienced employment law litigator.


Drew LaFramboise , 2010

Drew B. LaFramboise ’10 joined the Columbus office of Clark, Perdue & List Co. LaFramboise will provide support in the area of whistleblower protection litigation, in addition to the firm’s other practice areas.


David Dirr, 2010

David M. Dirr ’10 joined Dressman Benzinger LaVelle as an associate in the firm’s Crestview Hills, Ky., office. Dirr’s practice will focus in the areas of health care and civil litigation.


Douglas Hattaway, 2010

Douglas Hattaway ’10 has joined Weltman, Weinberg & Reis Co., in the firm’s Consumer Collections group in its Grove City, Ohio, office.