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Susan Prosnitz named executive director of Suffolk’s Rappaport Center for Law and Public Service

Susan Prosnitz, former chief litigator for the Boston Police Department and general counsel to the Executive Office of Public Safety, has been named executive director of Suffolk University Law School’s Jerome Lyle Rappaport Center for Law and Public Service.

“Committed legal professionals are in a unique position to help improve the everyday lives of citizens,” she said. “The Rappaport Center can and will be a national model for advancing public service opportunities for law students and lawyers.”

The Rappaport Center was established to advance opportunities for law students and lawyers to engage in public service and to explore the intersection between law and public policy.

“Best Lawyers in America” recognizes two Day Pitney partners in Boston

Danielle Y. Vanderzanden, a partner in Day Pitney’s Labor and Employment practice, and Stephen Ziobrowski, a partner in the firm’s Trusts and Estates practice, were among 75 Day Pitney attorneys chosen for inclusion in this year’s “The Best Lawyers in America.”

“Best Lawyers” lists are compiled through a survey in which 16,000 attorneys in the country evaluate peers.

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