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Richard N. Weiner L'66, a partner in Stradley Ronon Stevens & Young, LLP's Corporate Department in Philadelphia, received the American Jewish Committee Philadelphia Chapter's Human Relations Award. The AJC chose Weiner to receive this year's award because of his contribution to furthering AJC's mission to enhance human rights for all.

William A. Macan L'67 has joined the New York office of Allen & Overy.

Martin D. Polevoy L'67 was named partner in the New York office of Swidler Berlin Shereff Friedman LLP. Polevoy specializes in Real Estate and Structured Finance transactions.

Dennis R. Suplee L'67, partner at Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis in Philadelphia, was elected to a three-year term on the Board of Directors and appointed Chair of the Admissions Committee of the International Academy of Trial Lawyers.

Richard I. Beattie, Jr. L'68, chairman of Simpson Thacher & Bartlett in New York, was named among the "100 Most Influential Lawyers in America" in the June 2000 edition of The National Law Journal.

Joshua A. Kalkstein L'68, was named Assistant General Counsel at Pfizer Inc.'s Global Research and Development Division in Groton, Connecticut. He recently spoke at Yale Law School on the intellectual property and patent rights implications of the California Supreme Court case, Moore v. Regents of the University of California.

David H. Lissy L'68 was featured in the National Law Journal's In-House Counsel column. Lissy is Senior Vice President, general counsel, and corporate secretary for Ames Department Stores based in Rocky Hill, Connecticut.

Steven Gottlieb L'69 was recently honored by the Atlanta Bar Association for his work as executive director of the Atlanta Legal Aid Society since 1980.

David S. Swayze L'69 has joined a new office of Reed, Smith, Shaw & McClay in Wilmington, Delaware.

John W. Donaghy L'70, a real estate and commercial finance attorney with Curtin & Heefner, was named president of the Bucks County Bar Association.

The Federal Agricultural Mortgage Corp. has named Jerome G. Oslick L'70 vice president, general counsel, and corporate secretary. Oslick, who first joined Farmer Mac in 1994, was formerly the group's assistant general counsel.