Uniondale-based Farrell Fritz has promoted to counsel Kathryn Cole, commercial litigation; David Curry, real estate, construction and distressed assets; Frank Santoro, trusts and estates, concentrating in estate litigation; and Aaron Zerykier, commercial litigation.
Baker & Hostetler has elected to its partnership Dennis Cohen, white-collar investigations and complex commercial litigations; Sammi Malek, white-collar criminal defense, internal corporate investigations and compliance, complex civil litigation; Geoffrey North, complex commercial litigation; and Geraldine Ponto, corporate reorganization law, creditor/debtor relations law.
Immigration firm Fragomen, Del Rey, Bernsen and Loewy has elected Amy Fallon and Jenny Schrager to partner. They counsel on employment-based temporary and permanent visa categories, family-based permanent resident applications and immigration compliance.
Genser Dubow Genser & Cona in Melville has promoted Paul Hyl to the partnership. He manages the trust and estates department.
Stroock & Stroock & Lavan has promoted Charles Cantine, intellectual property, to partner. The firm also promoted to special counsel Beth Clark, litigation, and Jason Sobel, intellectual property.
Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy has elected to its partnership Robert Hora, litigation and arbitration, and Samuel Khalil, financial restructuring.
Pryor Cashman has named to its partnership Andrea Gendel, real estate. The firm also elevated to of counsel Mona Simonian, litigation, and Seth Lieberman, bankruptcy, reorganization and creditors' rights.
Reed Smith has promoted to partner Casey Laffey, commercial litigation; Harry Rimm, commercial litigation; and John Scalzo, financial industry. The firm also elevated to of counsel Jennifer Guidea, life sciences health industry.