H2M architects + engineers in Melville has two new hires.

Allison Linsky of Syosset has been hired as senior interior designer and space planner. She was principal and senior interior designer of William Allison Design Associates Ltd. in Woodbury.

Samir Avdic of Huntington has joined as a senior project engineer. He was the senior project manager for Water Corp., which served 2 million people in Western Australia.


Jay B. Silverman of Port Washington, a partner and co-chair of health law at Ruskin Moscou Faltischek PC in Uniondale, has been appointed co-chair of the New York State Bar Association's health professionals committee.

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Catherine Harnett of Mineola has been elected president of the Long Island Chapter of the Association of Legal Administrators. She is administrator of Hammill, O'Brien, Croutier, Dempsey, Pender and Koehler PC in Syosset.

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