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Revealed: Our Decade Dozen—the top 12 alumni to watch

December 14, 2010

TORONTO, ON – The Faculty of Law’s Nexus magazine is excited to finally reveal its Decade Dozen list, an outstanding group of the Top 12 alumni to watch over the next 10 years.

Congratulations to:

•    Sachin Aggarwal, JD/MBA 2004, “Strategist with a smile”
•    Rob Centa, LLB 1999, “Litigator extraordinaire”
•    Steven Elliott, JD 1995, “The gold standard”
•    John Hannaford, LLB 1993, “Arctic Circle diplomat”
•    Rubsun Ho, LLB 1995, “In-house entrepreneur”
•    Sonia Lawrence, LLB/MSW 1999, “Legal education reformer”
•    Marcia Moffat, JD/MBA 1996, “Banker on the rise”
•    Benjamin Perrin, JD 2005, “Canada’s unstoppable hero”
•    Rachel Sklar, JD 1998, “CanAm media maven”
•    Lara Tessaro, LLB 2002, “Planet protector”
•    Maggie Wente, LLB 2002, “Community champion”
•    Cornell Wright, JD/MBA 2000, “C-suite adviser”

From backroom strategists to bankers, from leaders to litigators and more, the goal was to identify and celebrate these young, talented alumni toiling quietly but confidently in their varied fields 10-20 years post-graduation.

“Our alumni are an incredible source of strength for our law school,” says Dean Mayo Moran.  “They are leaders in so many areas.  The graduates chosen as our Decade Dozen exemplify the remarkable diversity and talent of our alumni community, and we are very proud of their achievements.”

Read why these extraordinary people, nominated by their classmates, are our Top 12 alumni to watch.
http://uoft.me/decadedozen

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For more information, please contact:

Kate Hilton, JD 1999
Assistant Dean of Advancement / Editor in Chief, Nexus magazine
416-978-2621
k.hilton@utoronto.ca