In honor of Pro bono Week, our Suffolk County Pro Bono Project celebrated our pro bono heroes


Our Suffolk County Pro Bono Project celebrated our pro bono heroes at a luncheon hosted by the Suffolk County Bar Association on October 23, 2019. The Hon. Edwina G. Mendelson, Dep. Chief Administrative Judge for Justice Initiatives, NYS Supreme Court, and Hon. C. Randall Hinrichs, District Administrative Judge for Suffolk, were the guest speakers. In addition to honoring the pro bono attorneys, Prof. Lewis Silverman received a Special Acknowledgment for his outstanding service to the Project. Maria Dosso’s retirement was acknowledged with a glass award and flowers.

Photography: Barry Smolowitz, Esq.

The Following Attorneys were recognized:

Robin Abramowitz Jeffrey Alan Adolph Kevin Agoglia Victor Ambrose** Andrea Amoa Maria Annunziata Darren Aronow Michael Aronowsky Richard Artura Susan Beckett Marc Bekerman Frederica Berger Leslie Berman Hermon Bishop Kevin Bowman Regina Brandow Debra Brown** Patricia Burden Marrero Isabel Buse Michelle Caldera-Kopf Ernest Cannava Barbara Cannova Michael Catalanotto Dave Chustek Janet Cohen Sorrentino Arthur Conte Vincent Cuocci** Adam D’Antonio Timothy Davies Eric P. DeBarba Jodi Ann Donato** Rose Elefante Laura Ann Ellis Joanne Fanizza Crysti Farra Karen Faulkner

Heather Fig

Lisa Fine Alan Finkel**

George Frooks

David A. Gabay

Sachin Gadh

William Gearty

Stuart Gelberg

Andrew J. Gilbride

Marissa Glass

Joshua Goldberg

Laura C. Golightly

William Goode

William Grigo

Faye L. Gross

Paul Grosswald

Robert D. Grundfast

Harold Guberman

Ivan E. Guerrero

E. Anne Hayes

Stephen R. Hellman

Nayana Herath

Jeannie Henry**

Wendy Hodor

Robert Hornberger

Richard Jacoby

Joy E. Jorgensen

Elizabeth Justesen

Michael Lamberti

Amrita Khan

Ellen Krakow

Frank Krotschinsky

Diana Leahy

John Leonard**

Judy Lukose

James Martell Denise Marzano-Doty David Mejias Jennifer A. Mandelsohn Catherine Miller Kenneth Molloy Linda Morrison Francine Moss Mark Murray John Newman Eve Nowak*** Janet O’Hanlon Arthur Olmstead George Pammer Philip Parlante John Patitucci Gina Pellettieri Thomas Persichilli Brian Anthony Picarello Waldy Pierre Judith Pluviose Allison Ramos Michael Renna** Charlene Rogers Debra Rubin Helen Rubin Leif Rubinstein Aniella Russo Sean Sabeti Vanessa Sanders Joel Richard Salinger Donald Sallah Harvey Savitt ** Maria Scheuring-Elbert Harold Seligman Christine Shiebler Paul Sibener

Kaleem Ul-deen Sikandar

Karen G. Silverman

Lewis A. Silverman*

Mark Slavis

Kathy Small

Edwin Smith

Tarsha C. Smith

Denise Snow

Harold Somer

Jessica Sparacino

Richard L. Stern

Louis Sternberg

Kerie P. Stone

Una Tapper

Bridget J. Tartaglia

Ave Marie Thompson

William Timmons

Thomas Tlockowski

Joseph C. Tonetti

Elaine Turley

Karyn Villar

Aida von Oiste

James P. Wallin

Christena M. Ward

John Weber

Margarett Williams**

James R. Winkler

Christopher Worth

Paraskevi Zarkadas

Cheryl Zimmer

Mitch Zwaik

* Special Acknowledgment ** Pro Bono Attorney of the Month *** NYSBA President’s PB Service Award


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