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Dolphin & Goldstein Named "New Leaders in the Law"

September 25, 2014

Leander A. Dolphin and Eric S. Goldstein have been named “New Leaders in the Law” by the Connecticut Law Tribune, which honored attorneys under the age of 40 who have made significant contributions to the legal profession.

Leander Dolphin is a member of the firm's School Law and Labor & Employment Law practices. She represents public school districts, private schools, colleges and universities in a variety of education and employment matters, including in claims before the Connecticut Commission on Human Rights and Opportunities and the Office of Civil Rights. Attorney Dolphin also counsels clients in the private, public and non-profit sectors on employment matters, and is a frequently requested speaker and author. She previously served as Vice President, Human Resources and General Counsel at a large Connecticut non-profit organization. In addition to her practice, Attorney Dolphin is an Adjunct Professor of Education Law at Quinnipiac University School of Law, and is a member of the National School Boards Association’s Council of School Attorneys as well as the Council’s Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) Working Group. In 2013, Attorney Dolphin was recognized as a Connecticut Super Lawyer Rising Star® in Schools & Education Law.

Eric Goldstein practices in the areas of bankruptcy and creditors’ rights, representing clients throughout the United States. He has served as lead national or regional bankruptcy counsel for a variety of businesses, including Fortune 500 companies. Attorney Goldstein has extensive experience handling complex commercial litigation matters and foreclosure actions. In addition, he has substantial experience in corporate trust default matters representing trustees as fiduciaries for public and private debt. In 2013, Attorney Goldstein was recognized as a Connecticut Super Lawyer Rising Star® in Bankruptcy; he was also selected by the National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges as a Next Generation 2012 Member.

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