June 9, 2008
Michael Shender (Class of 2003) has been selected to receive a Municipal Affairs Award for outstanding achievement as an Assistant Corporation Counsel. Michael works in the torts division of the Brooklyn Regional Office. The six awardees were selected by the New York City Affairs Committee of the Association of the Bar of the City of New York from roughly 25 people nominated by the Law Department (with each Division Chief free to make nominations). Michael handles personal injury cases brought against City agencies, and he also has handled several appeals. The winners will be honored at a June 16, 2008 dinner.