Best Lawyers Named

The law firm of Gordon Feinblatt LLC announced that Sheila K. Sachs has been named 2016 Baltimore Lawyer of the Year in the area of family mediation law; Michael C. Powell has been named 2016 Baltimore Lawyer of the Year in the area of environmental law; and Ned T. Himmelrich has been named 2016 Baltimore… Read More

BHC Names President, CEO

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Kyri Jacobs was named president of Bonnie Heneson Communications (BHC), a full-service marketing communications firm headquartered in Owings Mills, and Bonnie Heneson was named CEO. The shift comes as BHC celebrates 25 years of business this year. Heneson, who has more than 35 years of experience in the field, founded BHC in 1990. Jacobs joined… Read More

Firm’s Attorneys Make Moves

The regional law firm of Adelberg, Rudow, Dorf & Hendler, LLC announced that member Andrew Radding was elected to a second term on the Criminal Law Section Council of the Maryland State Bar Association (MSBA). Radding focuses his practice on white-collar criminal defense, complex commercial litigation civil and domestic litigation and representation of professionals in… Read More

Shriver Concerts Name Director

The board of directors of Shriver Hall Concert Series — one of the nation’s pre-eminent classical music presenting organizations — named Catherine Cochran as the series’ new executive director. Cochran comes to Shriver Hall from the renowned 92nd Street Y in New York City, where she served in a variety of roles over the past… Read More

Shapiro Turns 100

Shapiro, a customhouse broker and freight forwarder that supports many large commercial clients that import their goods through the Port of Baltimore, celebrated its 100th anniversary on Aug. 12. The company was founded in 1915 by Sam Shapiro, who opened the first office at 29 S. Gay Street. Developing European foreign partnerships helped to build… Read More

Wilson Joins Gordon Feinblatt

The law firm of Gordon Feinblatt, LLC announced that Alicia Lynn Wilson has been elected as a member of the firm. Wilson is a member of the labor and employment and litigation practice groups and is chair of the firm’s diversity committee. Wilson represents clients in state and federal claims involving race, age, disability, gender… Read More

Jemicy Head Selected for Dyslexia Task Force

Jemicy School is pleased to announce that Head of School Ben Shifrin has been selected by Governor Larry Hogan to join the Governor’s Dyslexia Task Force. The newly formed task force will study and make recommendations to the governor and the General Assembly relating to the implementation of a statewide dyslexia education program. Issues will… Read More

Leder Law Becomes Leder & Hale

The Leder Law Group, PC, the Baltimore-based litigation firm, announced that it changed its name to Leder & Hale, PC to reflect Thomas W. Hale’s prominence and leadership in the legal community and his leadership in the firm. Hale is an insurance defense attorney focusing his practice on toxic torts and construction litigation. He has… Read More

Best Lawyers 2016

Multiple law firms have announced attorney being named to in The Best Lawyers in America 2016.The regional law firm of Adelberg, Rudow, Dorf & Hendler, LLC announced attorneys Michael G. Hendler, family law; F. Kirk Kolodner, litigation — trusts and estates; and David B. Rudow, corporate law, tax law, and trusts and estates, were named… Read More

Har Sinai Elects DeMattos President

Har Sinai Congregation in Owings Mills elected Joseph DeMattos Jr. its new board president. DeMattos, who has more than 20 years of experience leading organizations, serves as president and CEO of the Health Facilities Association of Maryland (HFAM), the state’s largest and oldest post-acute and long-term care association. Har Sinai Congregation consists of close to… Read More