NORMAN M. KRANZDORF L’55
has been named Senior Vice President, Retail, at Urdang & Associates
Real Estate Advisors, an employee-owned real estate investment management
firm in Plymouth Meeting, Pa. Prior to joining Urdang & Associates,
Kranzdorf had been Chairman of Kramont Realty Trust, a public real estate
investment trust company.
PRESIDENT JUDGE EMERITUS STEPHEN J. McEWEN,
JR. L‘57 of the Superior Court of Pennsylvania has
been elected President of the National Council of Chief Judges of State
Courts of Appeal for the 2004 term. Judge McEwen has served as District
Attorney of Delaware County, and was a Professor of Trial Advocacy at
Villanova Law School for ten years.
MICHAEL BARKOW L’62
has joined the New York office of Manatt Phelps Phillips as a partner
in the firm’s Advertising, Marketing & Media group. Barkow is
a nationally recognized expert in promotion and marketing law, and is
a frequent lecturer and writer on promotion issues. He writes a legal
column for PROMO Magazine and lectures at Promotion Marketing Association
JIM STRAZZELLA L’64
has been selected President of the newly formed Board of Directors of
the Smith Memorial Playhouse and Playground, located in Philadelphia’s
Fairmount Park. The Board is undertaking a major reorganization and renovation
of the 104 year-old historic site, which serves an average of 100,000
children every year. Strazzella is the James G. Schmidt Professor of Law
at the Temple University James E. Beasley School of Law.
WILLIAM H. LAMB L’65,
former Justice of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania, has rejoined Lamb
McErlane as firm chairman. He returns after a one-year appointment to
the Court. He has been with the firm for 37 years. Justice Lamb remains
active on several state judicial committees including medical malpractice
mediation and alternative dispute resolution.