Uniondale, Long Island, New York, October 25, 2007 – Ruskin Moscou Faltischek, P.C. announced today that first-year associates David Schoenhaar, Jessica Heller and Dennis Loiacono have joined the firm.
Schoenhaar, who initially worked at RMF as a 2006 summer associate, has joined the Trusts & Estates Department. He graduated from Touro Law Center and holds his undergraduate degree in Economics from Lafayette College. David has prior work experience as an intern for Magistrate Judge Thomas Boyle in the Eastern District of New York.
Heller has joined the firm's Corporate & Securities Department. She is a graduate of Brooklyn Law School and earned her B.A. in Social Science from Washington University. She had previously been associated with BLS Legal Services Corporation, Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP and the Hon. William Pauley in the Southern District of New York.
Loiacono, a member of the firm's Real Estate Department, graduated from Hofstra Law School cum laude and received his B.S. in Finance from the University of Maryland. In the fall of 2006, Loiacono interned for the Hon. Kathleen Tomlinson in the Eastern District of New York. He was awarded the "Pro Bono Service Award of Excellence" upon graduation from law school for his dedication in performing pro bono services through Hofstra Law's organizations and outside organizations.
"Our associate recruiting efforts are designed to bring in talented, hardworking law students from top law schools," said Elise Rippe, Director of Recruiting & Professional Development. "These associates have strong academic records, are heavily involved in community activities and have the professional experience we look for in our candidates. We are pleased to welcome them to our firm."
For more than 35 years, Ruskin Moscou Faltischek, headquartered in Uniondale, has built a reputation as one of the region's leading providers of innovative legal services. Its attorneys are practical, experienced advocates who measure their success by their clients' success. Cornerstone groups in all major practice areas of the law are represented at the firm, including corporate & securities, financial services, commercial litigation, intellectual property, health care, real estate. employment law and trusts & estates. Through its independent arm, Island Strategies, lobbying services are provided at all governmental levels. Clients include large and mid-sized corporations, privately held businesses, institutions and individuals.