News about Massachusetts Bar Association members. Compiled by Martha Sullivan. Mark I. Bernson, president at Levy Winter, Greenfield, was appointed to the Board of Bar Overseers. His term will run until Dec. 31, 2005.
Elizabeth N. Mulvey, partner at Crowe & Mulvey, Boston, has been appointed to the Board of Bar Overseers. Her term will run until Dec. 31, 2005.
John R. Gobel, partner at Gobel & Hollister, Pittsfield, has been appointed to a five-year term on the Clients Security Board by the SJC.
Kathyrn A. Jordan, paralegal at the law firm of Hemenway & Barnes, Boston, has earned the designation of PACE Registered Paralegal from the Massachusetts Paralegal Association.
Erica Bigelow has joined the law firm of Perkins, Smith & Cohen. She will work in the real estate group focusing on commercial acquisitions and sales.
Barry Koslow, a Lynnfield resident has been named chairman of The New England Sinai Hospital Foundation. The foundation will be raising philanthropic funds to support the hospital's mission to address the health care needs of the community.
Nelson Koss, partner at Ropes & Gray, Boston, has been named recipient of the 2001 Cushing-Gavin Legal Counsel Award.