Gordon Greig, J.D. ’05, Lafayette, La., was named senior claims examiner for the Gulf Region for Third Coast Underwriters, a specialty markets operation that offers workers compensation insurance for underserved markets that have complex risks.
Thomas J. Grace ’63, J.D. ’72, was named chair of the Board of Directors of Volunteers of America Greater New Orleans, the nonprofit, faith-based organization that services more than 60,000 people in the Greater New Orleans area.
Edwin G. Foulke, Jr., J.D. '78, for the second consecutive year, was named one of the 50 most influential environment, health, and safety leaders by EHS Today, the magazine for environment, health, and safety professionals. Edwin is a partner with Fisher & Phillips, L.L.P., where he co-chairs the firm’s Workplace Safety and Catastrophe Management Practice Group. He practices out of the firm’s Atlanta, Ga., and Washington, D.C., offices.
Edmond C. Haasé, III, J.D. '85, has joined Montgomery Barnett, LLP as a partner.
Law alumna Jacqueline Maduneme, J.D. ’97, publishes a new book entitled Ada's Daughter, www.adasdaughter.com. It’s a memoir about her life, focusing on her upbringing in Nigeria, and then chronicling the abuse she suffered and how she managed to overcome it. Ms. Maduneme currently owns a publishing company and is a law adjunct faculty member in South Carolina.
For more information on the book, see press release.
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Paul C. Fleming, Jr. ’90, J.D. ’94, Metairie, La., is the 2011 president of the Louisiana Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.
Law Alumni Stephen Panus, J.D. '95, has been named as the new vice president of communications for the National Thoroughbred Racing Association (NTRA). Mr. Panus received his juris doctor from Loyola Unviersity New Orleans College of Law in 1995 and his undergraduate from the University of South Carolina.
The Hon. Thomas M. Del Ricci, J.D. ’78 was elected to serve as president of the Pennsylvania Conference of State Trial Judges. Thomas is in his 14th year of service as a trial judge in the Court of Common Pleas of the 38th Judicial District (Montgomery County) Pennsylvania.
Timothy Averill, J.D.’85, took over as the Louisiana Supreme Court’s judicial administrator in January. Timothy worked 19 years as a deputy judicial administrator for the court. He recently worked in the law office of retired Chief Justice Pascal Calogero, J.D.’54, after completing a two-year fellowship with the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington, D.C.
Lee Reid, ’96, J.D.’99, was appointed chairman of the New Orleans Public Library Board. Lee, a partner with Adams and Reese in New Orleans, joined the NOPL board in 2007, and serves as vice chair of the NOPL Foundation. The chair position is appointed by the Mayor of New Orleans.