Class Notes

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Class Notes - 1980s
  • Ruth E. Fisher ’80 , a partner in the Century City office of Gibson Dunn & Crutcher and co-chair of the firm’s Media, Entertainment & Technology practice, was named by the Los Angeles Daily Journal as one of California’s Top Entertainment Lawyers.
  • Josh Green ’80 joined Carbon3D, Inc. as the company’s General Counsel. Josh remains a managing director at Mohr Davidow Ventures. Previously, he served as Chairman of the National Venture Capital Association.
  • Jack Russo ’80 was appointed the director of Netswitch Technology Management, Inc. Russo is the founding partner in the Palo Alto law firm of both Russo Halle LLP and now Computerlaw Group LLP, and its affiliate, Entrepreneur Law Group
  • John Seethoff ’80 has been named corporate secretary at Microsoft Corp. For the last 14 years, Seethoff had been responsible for managing the corporate secretary function through his roles as vice president and deputy general counsel.
  • The Honorable Joseph S. Biderman (Ret.) ’81 has joined ADR Services, Inc. after his tenure in the settlement department of the Los Angeles Superior Court- West District.
  • Schuyler M. Moore ’81 of Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP, was named by the Los Angeles Daily Journal as one of California’s Top Entertainment Lawyers.
  • Kristine Blackwood ’83 has joined as counsel at Arnold & Porter LLP in Washington, DC.
  • Guy N. Halgreen ’84 partner at Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP was re-elected as chairman of the firm’s executive committee for a sixth consecutive term. Halgrem, based in San Diego, is the first chairman to hold the position for longer than three terms.
  • Tom Bondy ’85 has joined Orrick, Herington & Sutcliffe’s Supreme Court & Appellate Practice in Washington, DC. Bondy comes from a distinguished career in the FBI and DOJ.
  • John Arthur Rosenfeld ’85 has joined the Elkins Kalt Weintraub Reuben Gartside LLP office in Los Angeles as partner. Previously Rosenfeld was an attorney at Hackman Capital Partners.
  • Stacey Snider ’85 , co-chairman of 20th Century Fox, was named to The Hollywood Reporter’s Power 100 listing of Women in Entertainment.
  • Mark McKeen ’87 has joined as partner at DLA Piper in San Francisco. Previously McKeen was an attorney at Paul Hastings LLP in San Francisco.
  • Karole Morgan-Prager ’87 was appointed the chief legal officer of BlackLine. She will be overseeing BlackLine’s legal functions globally. Formerly, Morgan-Prager was the associate general counsel at The Times Mirror Company.