Bar News - August 11, 2006
Lawyers in the Community
Ronald Ciotti Elected to NH Philharmonic Board
Ronald Ciotti, of Devine Millimet in Manchester, has been elected to a one-year term as president of the board of directors of the NH Philharmonic Orchestra. Ciotti has been a member of the board for four years, most recently serving as its treasurer. He joined the NH Bar in 1991.
Joins Board of Womenís Business Center
Sari Ann Strasburg
Sari Ann Strasburg was elected to the Board of Directors of the Womenís Business Center, effective July 1, 2006. Strasburg is the owner of the law firm Strasburg Law P.L.L.C. in Bedford, NH, where she focuses on business contracts, intellectual property, and US and international taxation. Licensed to practice law in Massachusetts and New Hampshire, she is also a certified public accountant. She has been a member of the NH Bar since 1985 and currently chairs the NHBA Taxation Law Section.
Peter R. Brunette Elected to Board of Plymouth State Alumni Association
Peter R. Brunette
, for many years in private practice in Laconia and recently appointed to serve as counsel to the NH Division for Juvenile Justice Services, has been elected to a four-year term on the Board of Directors of the Plymouth State University Alumni Association. Brunette has a long history of volunteer service: the Peace Corps in the early1980s, the Lakes Region Planning Commission (2000-2004), the Laconia Planning Board (1999-2006). He has been a member of the NH Bar since 1989 and resides in Lakeport with his son Jonathan.
Cohen, Crandelmire, Reidy Complete Leadership NH Program
Three NH attorneys recently completed the Leadership NH program. This year-long educational experience seeks to identify emerging leaders and provides opportunities for participants to interact with top state officials, judges, educators, corporate leaders and others who make decisions and policies that affect state services.
Steven Cohen is with Devine Millimet in Manchester, concentrating on business, tax and estate planning matters. Cohen has been a member of the NH Bar since 1981.
Donald Crandelmire has been general counsel to the Elliot Health Systemís legal department since 2004; previously, he was in private practice in Manchester. He has been a member of the NH Bar since 1993.
James Reidy is with Sheehan Phinney Bass + Green in Manchester and has
taught employment law as an adjunct professor at Franklin Pierce Law Center.
He has been a member of the NH Bar since 1989.