GIVING BACK: Meet the Emory Law Alumni Board
From left to right:
Alison Elko 03L is an associate at McKenna, Long & Aldridge in Atlanta, specializing in bankruptcy.
Rob Kaufman 75L is the managing partner of Kaufman Miller & Sivertsen in Atlanta. He has chaired Emory Lawís Family & Friends Day since 2006, as well as the Emory Law Alumni Mentor Program.
Halli Cohn 90L is a partner in the tort and environmental litigation practice groups at King & Spalding in Atlanta. The president of the Emory Law Alumni Association, she is a longstanding member of various alumni leadership boards, including the Deanís Advisory Board and the Deanís Ad Hoc Leadership Review Committee.
Kareem Maddison 03L is the managing attorney at Morris Hardwick & Schneiderís Tucker office. Maddison serves on the Black Law Students Association alumni board.
Thad Kodish 00L is a partner at Fish & Richardson in Atlanta, specializing in intellectual property. Kodish served on the Deanís Ad Hoc Leadership Review Committee in 2008-2009.
Jennifer Dickinson 01L is an associate at HunterMaclean, in Savannah, Ga., specializing in employment law. She is one of the youngest presidents of the Savannah Bar Association and founded her firmís pro bono program.
Melissa Hawkins 03L recently started the Hawkins Legal Group LLC, where she practices litigation and transactional law.
John Jordak 93L is a litigation partner at Alston & Bird in Atlanta, where he chairs the securities litigation group.
Della Wells 86L is a partner at Alston & Bird in Atlanta, specializing in finance. She wrote a biography on George Woodruff.
Judge Leo Gordon 77L was appointed to the U.S. Court of International Trade in New York in 2006.
Doug MacGinnitie 92L serves as city councilman in Sandy Springs, Ga.
Carlos Kelly 97L is a stockholder with Henderson Franklin Starnes & Holt in Fort Myers, Fla., where he handles commercial litigation, real estate litigation and eminent domain matters.
Jackie Pampel 02L is a senior tax attorney at Baker & McKenzie in Chicago. She is the president of the Chicago Emory Law Alumni Association.
John Maggio 96L is a partner at Condon & Forsyth in New York City, practicing aviation law. Maggio serves on the New York City Emory Law Alumni Leadership Board.
Mark Rogers 05L is an associate at Smith Gambrell & Russell in Atlanta, specializing in general and securities litigation.
Erin Bailey 06L is an associate with Bowles Rice McDavid Graff & Love LLP in Charleston, W.Va., specializing in employee benefits, executive compensation and ERISA.
Emily Baker 98C 01L is a senior associate at Jones Day in Atlanta, where she specializes in products liability litigation.
Stacey Blaustein Divack 88L is a IBM staff attorney in New York. She also serves on the New York City Emory Law Alumni Leadership Board.
Erin Healy Gallagher 06L is an associate at Jones Day in Washington, D.C., specializing in general litigation.
Ashby Kent 03L is an attorney with Burr Forman in Atlanta, specializing in commercial litigation, financial services and torts.