News & Updates

Holt and Gocel Represent the Fashion Calender in Sale to the Council of Fashion Designers of America

Partner Steven Holt, with assistance from Associate Casey Gocel, represented the Fashion Calendar in its sale to the Council of Fashion Designers of America ("CDFA").  The Fashion Calendar was founded in 1945.  The move to the CDFA will streamline the scheduling of fashion shows and events in New York, which, with more than 350 shows a season, aims to make the overall fashion week experience easier to navigate for both participating designers and attendees.  The Fashion Calendar is one of the foundations of the fashion industry and ensures that the press, retailers and designers are able to come together in an efficient manner.

Partner Robin Lewis featured in New Jersey Law Journal Article
At the New Jersey State Bar Association's annual meeting in May, Robin Lewis, partner of the firm and Bob Sapoff, co-director of the New Jersey School of Dramatic Arts in Bloomfield, presented a program called "Thinking On Your Feet©: Using Improv to Enhance Persuasion and Presentation Skills In and Out of the Courtroom."  Their workshop showed that improvisation or unscripted acting, and being spontaneous, reacting to "what's next" while successfully telling a story (your client's point of view or case), can help a lawyer stay in the moment, listen hard, incorporate new information and creatively advance the client's interest. Click this link to read the article: Improv Your Rainmaking Skills

Mandelbaum Salsburg participated, along with 5,000 other runners/walkers, in the 2014 Verizon Corporate Challenge in Morristown on July 17th.  All donations went to the New Jersey Battered Women Services.  Members of our team included Partner David Carton, Partner Douglas Eilender, Associate Casey Gocel, Associate Deana Koulosousas (Team Captain), Paralegal Lindsey Priolo,  IT Manager Robert De La Lastra, Marketing Coordinator Stacey Carriker and Assistant Shenoa Scullin.


Casey Gocel, Shenoa Scullin, Lindsey Priolo and Deana Koulosousas