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Alex Tolston Discusses the General Counsel’s Impact

Alex Tolston (Corporate Securities, 2009 – 2013) talks about how the role of general counsel has changed as result of the COVID-19 pandemic, Hemisphere’s acquisition of the remaining 75% stake of Pantaya and how to be a successful in-house lawyer.

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Michelle Zimmerman Featured in “Power Women” Series for Authority Magazine

Michelle Zimmerman (Executive Compensation, 2009 – 20210) talks about the character traits needed to be successful in the healthcare industry, her experience as a business leader and how to thrive as a powerful woman.

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Richard Briffault Awarded a Lifetime Achievement Award

Richard Briffault (Litigation, 1978 – 1980), Joseph P. Chamberlain Professor of Legislation at Columbia Law School, receives the John Hart Ely Prize in the Law of Democracy, the Association of American Law Schools’ Section on Election Law’s first lifetime achievement award in the field.

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Alana St. Aude Provides a Glimpse Into Her Day-to-Day Routine

Alana St. Aude (Corporate Finance, 2010 – 2013), Director, Assistant General Counsel, Commercial Bank at Capital One, walks us through her day from sunrise to sunset as in-house counsel at one of the largest financial service companies in the United States.

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Teresa Bernstein Reflects on Navigating the COVID-19 Pandemic

Teresa Bernstein (Corporate, 2003 – 2005), Chief Operating Officer, General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer at ACON Investments LLC, discusses dealing with the immediate effects of the COVID-19 pandemic while continuing to help clients invest for the long term.

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Adam Unger Pursues His Opera Dream

Adam Unger (Corporate M&A, 2015 – 2019) reflects on his wild journey from Yankee prospect to Opera stardom in profile for The New York Post.

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Lesley Horton Campbell Discusses Luxury Sector

Lesley Horton Campbell (Real Estate, 2008 - 2011), Associate General Counsel at Tiffany & Co., talks about the challenges facing the luxury goods industry in a changing consumer market.

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Susanne Kandel and Alex Tolston named to GC Powerlist

Susanne Kandel (Real Estate, 2004 - 2013), Vice President & General Counsel at American Tower Corporation, HispAm, and Alex Tolston (Corporate Securities, 2009 - 2013), Executive Vice President, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary at Hemisphere Media Group, are recognized in The Legal 500 GC Powerlist series for the instrumental role they played in their companies’ expansions in Latin America.

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Lesley Friedman Rosenthal Co-Authors Libretto for New York City Opera

Lesley Friedman Rosenthal (Litigation, 1997 - 2005), chief operating officer of The Julliard School and Lincoln Center’s former general counsel, co-wrote the libretto to “Dear Erich,” a new jazz opera.

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Joshua Groban Appointed to California Supreme Court

Joshua Groban (Litigation, 1999 – 2005), a longtime legal adviser to California Governor Jerry Brown, joined the California Supreme Court as an associate justice.

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Mordecai Rochlin Reflects on 80 Years with Paul, Weiss

Mordecai Rochlin (Personal Representation, Of Counsel), looks back on 80 extraordinary years of association with Paul, Weiss.

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