The law firm of Garfunkel Wild has announced six promotions. All six will work out of the Great Neck office.
Dr. Barry B. Cepelewicz, has been named partner-director. He is a member of the business, compliance and white-collar defense, health care, health-care information and technology, and litigation and arbitration practice groups. The Greenwich, Conn., resident was formerly a partner.
Sean P. Leyden has been named partner-director. He is a co-chair of the finance and real estate practice group and heads the firm's real estate practice. The Woodbury resident was formerly a partner.
Debra A. Silverman also has been named partner-director. She is a member of the business, health care, HIPAA compliance, and insurance regulatory practice groups. The Huntington resident was formerly a partner.
Robert A. Del Giorno has been named partner. He is a member of the compliance and white-collar defense, health care, and litigation and arbitration practice groups. The Rockville Centre resident was formerly a senior attorney.
Gregory R. Smith has been named partner. He is a member of the compliance and white-collar defense and health care practice groups. The Hauppauge resident was previously a senior attorney.
Salvatore Puccio has been named senior attorney. He is a member of the appellate litigation, employment law, and litigation and arbitration practice groups. The Bay Shore resident was formerly an associate.
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage welcomes three new members to its team.
Judith Green has joined the Northport office as a real estate sales agent. The Northport resident was previously an office manager and personal assistant at Minskoff Grant Management Corp. in White Plains.
Yvonne Papaemanuel joins the Ronkonkoma office as a real estate sales agent. The Farmingville resident held a similar position at National Real Estate Referral Group in Farmingville.
Iris Polatsch has joined the Syosset office as a real estate sales agent. The Woodbury resident held a similar position at Douglas Elliman in Syosset.
BOARDS & ASSOCIATIONS
Lou Grassi has been elected board chair of Moore Stephens North America. He previously served as vice chair. The Locust Valley resident is managing partner and chief executive of Grassi & Co., based in Manhattan. MSNA is a progressive accounting firm association.
Douglas Nadjari has been appointed board member of Island Harvest. The Port Washington resident is a partner at Ruskin Moscou Faltischek in the firm's litigation, health law regulatory and white-collar crime and investigations practice groups, in Uniondale.
Scott Middleton of Lake Grove has joined Brookhaven Industrial Development Agency's board. He is a law partner at Campolo, Middleton & McCormick in Ronkonkoma.
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