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Priscilla J. Mattison Lí97 joined Bernard M. Resnick, P.C., her husbandís entertainment law firm. She formerly practiced commercial litigation with Harkins Cunningham in Philadelphia, and was an attorney with the Clean Air Council.

Jason C. Menegakis Lí98, an associate at the Philadelphia law firm Klehr, Harrison, Harvey, Branzburg & Ellers, LLP, has joined the board of directors of the 21st Century Society of the Philadelphia Orchestra, a group that seeks to expand the orchestraís audiences.

Beatrice M. (Trixie) Schaffrath Lí98, following a two-year clerkship with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit in Chicago, joined the Hong Kong office of Baker & McKenzie as an associate in its China Practice Group. Schaffrath focuses on corporate, commercial, trade and dispute resolution matters concerning Mainland China. She invites classmates to contact her at (b-schaffrath-1@uchicago.edu).

Amy Maldonado Tehuano Lí98 practices immigration law with Robert A. Perkins & Associates PC in Chicago. She formerly practiced as a litigator and an immigration attorney with Arnstein & Lehr in Chicago. She and her husband welcomed their first child, a daughter, this year.

Sharif Street Lí99 ran in the Democratic primary for a seat representing the 195th District of Philadelphia in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives. He practices real estate law with Wolf, Block, Schorr & Solis-Cohen in Philadelphia.

Mary E. Sigler Lí00, a philosophy Ph.D. candidate at Arizona State University received the Charlotte W. Newcombe Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship for her proposed dissertation entitled ďContradiction, Coherence, and Guided Discretion in the Supreme Courtís Capital Sentencing Jurisprudence.Ē The Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation awards the fellowships in support of original and significant study of ethical or religious values in all fields of the humanities and social sciences.

Robert L. Crotty Lí01 joined Fulbright & Jaworski in New York as an associate.

Laura K. Grossman Lí01 joined Fulbright & Jaworski in New York as an associate.

Carrie K. Heim Lí01 will clerk for the Hon. Jeffrey R. Howard on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit for the 2002-2003 term.

Michael A. Shapiro Lí01 joined Bazelon, Less & Feldman PC in Philadelphia as an associate.

Rosanna (Perretta) Spadini Lí01 works in the New York office of Greenberg Traurig as an associate concentrating her practice on commercial real estate. She was married in August 2001.

Jonathan Weiser Lí01 joined Morris, James, Hitchens & Williams in Wilmington as an associate in the firmís business transactions group.

Aaron Kesselheim Lí02 was awarded first place in the nationwide Epstein, Becker & Green Annual Health Law Writing Competition for his paper ďWhatís the Appeal?: Trying to Control Managed Care Medical Necessity Decisionmaking Through a System of External Appeals.Ē

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