Class Notes

Do you have something to share? Get a new job? Earn that promotion? Win an award? Get married? Have a child? Let us know! We are always interested in keeping up with our alumni. These Notes that you submit may be used in alumni publications and appear on this web site.

Jordan Hendrick, 2004

Jordan Hendrick '04 recently accepted the position of partner of the boutique law firm Stout Atwood LLC in Atlanta, Georgia. He is the manager of the Domestic Relations section.

Wiliam Goldman, 1966

William Goldman '66, attorney with Goldman & Braunstein LLP, received the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium 2010 Board Leadership Award. Goldman founded the Zoo's Wine for Wildlife event in 2009, which has raised nearly a quarter of a million dollars for the Zoo's conservation programs.

Paul Kuzmickas, 2003

Paul and his wife, Jennifer, added twins to their growing family on May 14, 2011. Already balancing the life of an attorney with 13-year old Andrew and nearly 2-year old Grayson, Paul has doubled the number of children in his home. They welcomed Liam, 6 lbs, 9oz, and Elliot, 4lbs, 10oz, into the world and have not stopped running, or slept, since. The children and mother thankfully are all doing fine.

Elizabeth Watters, 1990

The Ohio State University will unveil the Elizabeth J. Watters '90 sandwich at Sloopy's Diner in the Ohio Union on September 9, 2011. The Second Annual Sandwich Club Awards celebrate the people who strive to make a difference on Ohio State's campus as well as honor those that embody the spirit of the Ohio Union and truly know what it is to be a Buckeye! The Sloopy’s Diner at the Ohio Union Sandwich Club Award is reserved to six outstanding individuals who are dedicated to the Ohio Union and The Ohio State University.

Dan Maurer, 2008

Captain, US Army JAG Corps, Dan Maurer '08, recently returned from his second year-long deployment to Iraq, where he served as a brigade's Command Judge Advocate (senior legal counsel to brigade commander and staff) and, more importantly, watched the live birth of his third child, Alexander Finn, via Skype. He is currently an appellate counsel practicing before the Army Court of Criminal Appeals and the Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces, in Washington, D.C., and has three scholarly articles pending publication in refereed military legal journals.

Scott Lindsey, 1996

Scott Lindsey '96 will competing in his third Pelotonia event to raise money for to end cancer. He will be riding the 100-mile route to Athens and is looking forward to it.

Jason Block, 2007

Jason Block '07 enrolled in a Ph.D. program in Higher Education Law and Policy at the University of Kentucky.   As part of the program, he will be working with scholars, policy makers, and practitioners on fostering innovation in Kentucky higher education. Previously, he served for two years as Director of Student Rights and Responsibilities at Gettysburg College in Pennsylvania.

Shobhan Thakkar, 2003

Shobhan Thakkar '03 joined Weather Central, LP as the General Counsel, Corporate Secretary and Internal Audit Manager on May 2, 2011.

Amanda Masters, 1996

Amanda Masters '96 joined the civil rights firm Giskan Solotaroff Anderson & Stewart LLP as Of Counsel. She received the 2010 Acting For Justice Award, presented by the Fair Housing Justice Center of New York City, for work on behalf of victims of discrimination.

Dan Hawkins, 2001

Dan Hawkins '01 recently returned from the former Soviet Republic of Georgia where he was asked by the U.S. Dept. of Justice and the Georgia Ministry of Justice to provide training to prosecutors and victim/witness coordinators. He helped with the development of the country's newly created victim/witness assistance project, and also trained prosecutors on how to handle cases involving traumatized victims, including sexual assault and child abuse victims.