Hyland Levin Partner, Mark D. Shapiro, recently co-presented a program at the 41st Annual ABA Forum on Franchising in Nashville, TN on the topic of “The Intersection of Franchise and Real Estate Law”. The ABA Forum hosts an annual three-day conference, with over 800 attendees, featuring unparalleled education programs and collegial social events. Mark’s session included discussion of:
Hyland Levin was again a sponsor for the Community Associations Institute ("CAI") New Jersey Regional Council's 4th Annual Charity Bowling event at Laurel Lanes in Maple Shade, NJ on Wednesday, August 8. David Dahan, Robert Baranowski and Megan Knowlton Balne were the Hyland Levin bowlers! David, a member of the CAI Pennsylvania and Delaware Valley Chapter Board, was instrumental in convincing CAI to donate the proceeds raised to the JDRF, Southern New Jersey Chapter. The JDRF is the leading global organization funding type 1 diabetes research. David and his family have been involved in various fundraising events for the JDRF for many years. The Charity Bowling event was extremely well attended and was another tremendous success for this worthy cause! David presented a check for $2,000 from CAI to the JDRF.
Hyland Levin Partner, Daniella Gordon, has been elected to a second three-year term as the Board of Directors for the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, the nation’s preeminent criminal defense bar. Daniella was also honored to receive a Presidential Commendation from outgoing President, Rick Jones, for her service to the organization.
Robert S. Baranowski, Jr., Partner who represents real estate clients, wrote an article titled “Real Estate and Zoning Hurdles Facing Legalized Recreational Marijuana Retailers” which was published in the April 13, 2018 issue for the Mid Atlantic Real Estate Journal. Please click here to read the article in full.
Partner, Richard M. Hluchan, has been installed for a two-year term as President of the Georgetown University Alumni Association. As President, Rich will assume a leadership role over 190,000 Georgetown alumni around the globe. Georgetown University was founded in 1789 in Washington, DC, and is the oldest Catholic and Jesuit University in the United States.
Hyland Levin’s Megan Knowlton Balne was recently installed as a member of the New Jersey Law Journal’s Young Lawyers Advisory Board. The 11-member team comes from a diverse legal group including those from large firms to small boutique firms, as well as from government positions to in-house counsel positions. They meet once a month to share personal insights on what it means to be an attorney today, and to share their personal experiences. They write articles, read drafts, send comments and interact with the public and one another through their twitter account, @YoungLawyersNJL.
Hyland Levin attorneys, David R. Dahan and William F. Hanna participated in the Community Association Institute’s (CAI) 2018 Annual Conference and Expo on April 26, 2018 at the Valley Forge Casino Resort in King of Prussia, PA. CAI is an international membership organization dedicated to building better communities.
We are pleased to announce that our Partner, Lauren A. Beetle, has been selected as the 2018 Outstanding Woman of the Year in the category of Law for Burlington County. Lauren will be honored by Burlington County at an award reception on May 2nd for her accomplishments.
Partner, Robert S. Baranowski, Jr. was a speaker at the March 14, 2018 Land Use Update Program presented by the New Jersey State Bar Association’s NJICLE. Each year, hundreds of land use attorneys attend this program to gain a distinct practice edge and a nuanced understanding of current developments which impact land use law.
In honor of Dr. Seuss’ Birthday, on March 2, 2018, a group of Hyland Levin employees volunteered to read to groups of children at Bancroft’s new Mt. Laurel Campus. The campus is one of the first in the nation designed and inspired by the challenges of today’s children with autism and other intellectual and developmental disabilities.