Animal enthusiasts from Kronick gathered with their canine companions at William Land Park on June 8 for the 20th annual Doggy Dash and Bark at the Park Festival. More than 20 employees/friends/family members participated in the annual dog-themed walk, which raises funds for animals sheltered at the Sacramento SPCA. It’s an event near and dear to many Kronick employees, as well as animal lovers throughout the Sacramento region.
William (Bill) comes to Kronick with 13 years of education experience representing public school districts, county offices of education and community college districts in all areas of education law, including labor and employment, student matters, and governance. His extensive background includes special expertise in charter school law, including Proposition 39 charter school facilities request negotiations, proposal preparation and dispute resolution. Bill also advises and assists clients in all stages of school construction and other business/facilities matters, and related litigation.
Kronick is pleased to announce that Catherine Nystrom has joined the firm's Labor and Employment group. Catherine works out of the firm's Sacramento office and provides legal research and advice and counsel on behalf of public and private employers in a variety of employment law areas and assists in all aspects of litigation, including discovery, researching and drafting motions and preparing for and appearing in court.
Kronick is pleased to have Mark Ellinghouse join the firm. An associate with a blended litigation and business services background, Mark represents private entities in business, real estate and construction litigation disputes. He also helps represent the firm's lending institutions in matters involving debt collection and lender liability disputes.
Kronick Moskovitz is pleased to announce that Michael E. Hersher, former General Counsel, State Department of Education, has joined the firm’s Education Law practice.
Michael comes to Kronick with more than 35 years of public education and employment law experience representing clients in litigation and administrative proceedings, as well as providing general advice and counsel to school boards and school districts on a wide range of legal and policy matters. His experience includes working in the Legal Divison of the California Department of Education for 25 years, 7 years with the Agricultural Labor Relations Board, and 3 years in private practice.
"We are proud to announce the advancement of Amara Harrell, Mona Ebrahimi, Kristianne Seargeant and Hanspeter Walter to Principal Attorney. All four are truly outstanding practitioners who have demonstrated superior legal ability over the course of their careers, " said Managing Shareholder Bruce Scheidt. "Their many accomplishments and contributions to the firm are highly regarded by their peers and a testament to their hard work and dedication. We look forward to working alongside them for many years to come."