Retired Connecticut Supreme Court Justice Lubbie Harper Jr. ’75 will moderate an event as part of the Constance Baker Motley Series on Racial Inequality, presented by the Connecticut Bar Association. The discussion, titled Disparate Outcomes in Criminal Court: The Role of Prosecutorial Discretion, will be held virtually September 28.
Christian A. Mines ’21 has joined Hinckley, Allen & Snyder LLP as an associate in the firm’s real estate group, working out of the Hartford office.
Shriti Shah ’22 has joined Bulkley Richardson and Gelinas LLP as an associate working on business matters, including mergers and acquisitions. The firm has offices in Hadley and Springfield, Massachusetts.
Philip J. O’Connor ’76, a partner in Gordon, Muir and Foley in Rocky Hill, Connecticut, died on September 3, 2022. Read his obituary.
Skyward Specialty Insurance Group has named Sara Logue ’17 LLM senior vice president and head of healthcare professional liability. She previously served as assistant vice president of miscellaneous medical at ProAssurance.
William Edward Seiden ’71, a retired solo practitioner who worked in the Avon and Hartford areas for 47 years, died on August 22, 2022. Read his obituary.
Kara A. Zarchin ’18 received a Volunteer of the Year Award from the Young Lawyers Section of the Connecticut Bar Association, recognizing her pro bono work, at the association’s annual leadership retreat in August. Zarchin is an associate with Day Pitney LLP in the firm’s Hartford office. She is a member of the Executive Committee and co-chair of the Women in the Law Committee for the Young Lawyers Section for the Connecticut Bar Association.
Kimberly Wilson ’21 graduated on Aug. 13, 2022, from Officer Candidate School in Quantico, Virginia, and was sworn in as a judge advocate and second lieutenant in the U.S. Marine Corp. She was one of four women sworn in together, a historic milestone for the Marines.
Louis S. Votto ’61, a retired partner in Donahue, Votto and DeGennaro in West Haven, Connecticut, who served as a state representative, died on Aug. 5, 2022. Read his obituary.