Nolan Fellowship

Named for the late Jack Nolan, a dedicated and respected Tax Section member, the distinction is awarded to young lawyers who are actively involved in the Section and have shown leadership qualities. Each one-year fellowship includes waived Meeting registration fees and assistance with travel to some Section meetings.

To nominate an outstanding young lawyer as a Nolan Fellow, please go to the Nolan Fellows Award Nomination Form. For more information regarding the Nolan Fellow criteria, Click Here.

For the list of past fellowship recipients, see below.

To view Nolan Award Press Release, click on a year below.
YearRecipients
2014

Sean M. Akins
Latham & Watkins, Washington, DC
Puneet Arora
Towers Watson, Arlington, VA
Janine Burman
KPMG, New York, NY
Guinevere Moore
Holland & Knight, Chicago, IL
Anne-Marie Diggle Rábago
Rábago Business & Tax Law, San Diego, CA
Michelle Feit Schwerin
Capes Sokol Goodman & Sarachan, St. Louis, MO

2013

Christina Crockett
Hunton & Williams LLP, McLean, VA
Cynthia Kahl
Internal Revenue Service, San Francisco, CA
Sean J. Norton
Pinetree Legal Assistance, Portland, ME
Matthew R. Sontag
KPMG LLP, Washington, DC
Samuel P. Weiler
Ernst & Young LLP, Columbus, OH
Zhanna A. Ziering
Caplin & Drysdale Chartered, New York, NY

2012Erica L. Brady
The Ferraro Law Firm, Washington, D.C.
Matthew J. Eickman
Utz, Miller & Eickman LLC, Overland Park, KS
Jon Finkelstein
McDermott, Will & Emery, Washington, D.C.
Cathy Fung
Internal Revenue Service, Washington, D.C.
Ivan H. Golden
Schiff Hardin LLP, Chicago, IL
Rachel L. Partain
Caplin & Drysdale Chartered, New York, NY
2011Chad R. DeGroot
Bryan Cave LLP, St. Louis, MO
Stacey Delich-Gould
Cahill Gordon & Reindel LLP, New York, NY
Mellissa L. Galetto
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP, Washington, D.C.
Vanessa A. Scott
Southerland Asbill & Brennan LLP, Washington, D.C.
Lisa M. Stern
Proskauer Rose LLP, New York, NY
Mark E. Wilensky
Roberts & Holland LLP, New York, NY
2010

Kelley Cooper-Miller
Reed Smith LLP, Washington, D.C.
Katherine David
Oppenheimer, Blend, Harrison & Tate, Inc., San Antonio, TX
Eric Green
Convicer & Percy LLP, Glastonbury, CT
Kevin Jacobs
Ropes & Gray LLP, Washington, D.C.
Summer LePree
Holland & Knight LLP, Miami
Carlene Miller
Snell & Wilmer LLP, Phoenix

2009

Niles A. Elber
Caplin & Drysdale, Washington, D.C.
Michelle A. Garcia
Davis & Harman, Washington, D.C.
Todd D. Keator
Thompson & Knight, Dallas, TX
Alexey Manasuev
KPMG, Washington, D.C.
Anne M. Meyer
Snell & Wilmer, Phoenix
Kathryn Morrison Sneade
Miller & Chevalier, Washington, D.C.

2008

Megan Brackney
Kostelanetz & Fink, New York, NY
William Hansen
McDermott Will & Emery, Washington, D.C.
Sarah Johnson
Venable LLP, Washington, D.C.
Robb Longman
Joseph, Greenwald & Laake, Greenbelt, MD
Colleen O'Connor
Ernst & Young, LLP, Washington, D.C.
Juan Vasquez, Jr.
Chamberlain, Hrdlicka, White, Williams & Martin, Houston, TX

2007Jennifer Alexander
Deloitte Tax LLP, Washington, D.C.
Adam Cohen
Sutherland Asbill & Brennan, LLP, Washington, D.C.
Christopher D'Amico
Dean, Mead, Egerton, Bloodworth, Capouano & Bozarth, P.A., Orlando, FL
Thomas Greenaway
Office of Chief Counsel, IRS, Boston, MA
Pete Lowy
Shell Oil, Houston, Tx
Brandee Tilman
Disney Corporation, Glendale, CA
2006

Christopher Condeluci
Groom Law Group, Washington, D.C.
Jessica Hough
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom, LLP, Washington, DC
Gregory Lynam
Baker & McKenzie LLP, San Diego, CA
Veronica Rouse
Internal Revenue Service, Washington, DC
Bahar Schippel
Snell & Wilmer LLP, Phoenix, AZ
David B. Strong
Holme Roberts & Owen, LLP Denver, CO

2005

Arlene Suzanne Fitzpatrick
Ernst & Young LLP, Washington D.C .
Peter A. Furchi
Debevoise & Plimpton LLP, New York, NY
Gregory J. Gawlik
Thompson Hine LLP, Cleveland, OH
Brant Hellwig
University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC
Michael M. Lloyd
Miller & Chevalier Chartered, Washington, D.C.
Jeanne Newlon
Venable LLP, Washington, D.C.

2004

Flora Town Hezel
Office of the Attorney General of Virginia, Richmond, VA
Mark C. Jones
Pillsbury Winthrop LLP, New York, NY
Joseph B Schimmel
Cohen Chase Hoffman & Schimmel, Miami, FL
Virginia Stevenson
Arlington, VA
Brian Trauman
Mayer, Brown, Rowe & Maw LLP, Washington, D.C.
Lisa Zarlenga
Steptoe & Johnson LLP, Washington, D.C.

2003–2004

Adam M. Cohen
Holland & Hart Denver, CO
Charlene Luke
The Florida State University College of Law, Tallahassee, FL
Allen D. Madison
Fenwick & West LLP, Mountain View, CA
Christopher S. McLoon
Verrill & Dana, LLP, Portland, ME
Bonnie O'Brien Cecil
Deloitte & Touche LLP, Washington, D.C.
Norma M. Sharara
Buchanan Ingersoll PC, Washington, D.C.

2002–2003David A. Berek
Bradley T. Borden
Jennifer L. Franklin
Armando Gomez
Andrew C. Liazos
Caroline G. Root
2001–2002Christine Agnew
William S. Dixon
Wayne A. Hamilton
Melinda Merk
Cary D. Pugh
David G. Shapiro
2000–2001Donna Lady Alpi
Barry Kozak
Todd E. Molz
Shannon Nash
Jeffrey H. Paravano
Anita C. Soucy
 Last updated February 2014

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