Tag Archives: MC2007

JFOUND: Laserna, Peter A. [MC2007] Litigation Practice Group of Meltzer Lippe



Peter A. Laserna

Areas of Practice:

Commercial Litigation
Electronic Discovery


Manhattan College, B.A. magna cum laude
Boston College Law School, J.D.

Admitted to the New York State Bar and the United States District Court for the Eastern and Southern Districts of New York.

Peter A. Laserna is an associate in the Litigation Practice Group of Meltzer Lippe.

Peter’s practice focuses on complex commercial litigation and government investigations; he has experience defending clients accused of consumer and government fraud; and representing corporations and individuals in actions involving business torts. He has experience with litigation taking place throughout the country, including arbitration proceedings and cases in state and federal courts.

Prior to joining the firm, Peter was a deputy county attorney in the General Litigation Bureau of the Office of the Nassau County Attorney. Peter spent three years representing Nassau County agencies in federal and state court on matters ranging from municipal law, civil rights law, election law, administrative law, and torts. Peter gained substantial litigation experience during this time, which included taking or defending dozens of depositions, engaging in extensive discovery, and trying several federal jury trials to verdict. During his time with the County Attorney’s Office, Peter was the lead attorney for the dismissal, through motion or after trial, of twenty federal and state actions brought against Nassau County; Peter also settled numerous matters on terms beneficial to Nassau County.

Peter received his J.D. from Boston College Law School. He earned his B.A. from Manhattan College, graduating as valedictorian of his class, as well as magna cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa.

While in law school Peter interned with the Gang Unit of the Suffolk County District Attorney’s Office in Boston, as well as the Civil Division of the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of New York.

In addition, Peter worked as a student-attorney in the Boston College Legal Assistance Bureau and Civil Litigation Clinic where he successfully represented a client in appeal before a federal agency.

Peter is admitted to the New York State Bar as well as the United States District Court for the Eastern and Southern Districts of New York.

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Laserna, Peter A. [MC????]

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Dear John,

I believe that Peter is a member of the Class of 2007.


McEneney, Mike (MC1953)

Laserna, Peter A. [MC2007]

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JOY: Pozzuto, Christina [MC2007] and Pagnozzi, Damian [MC2005] engaged



Ricky Restiano Photography

Photos of Ricky Restiano Photography

Christina and Damian : Engaged [RICKY]
Updated about 2 weeks ago

2014 02 09 Maybe

[JR:  Jasper? Jaspers? Or Alma Mater being used as a backdrop. I’m thirsty to publish “Joys”. ]

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Christina Pozzuto seems to be a Jasper.

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Dear John,
I checked with Tom McCarthy, ’06 at the College and he tells me that this couple is Damian Pagnozzi, class of 2005 and Maria Christina Pozzuto, class of 2007. What great pictures!


McEneney, Mike (MC1953)

[JR: Thanks, Mike. Much appreciated.]

Pagnozzi, Damian [MC2005]

Pozzuto, Christina [MC2007]

[JR: Reclassifying from “MFOUND” to “JOY”.]

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JOY: Griffith, Kristine Noelle [MC2007] engaged



Engagement: Kristine Griffith & Daniel Robinson

Jan. 26, 2014 | Filed Under Celebrations


Mr. and Mrs. William Griffith of Airmont, NY and Mr. and Mrs. Martin Robinson of Center Moriches, NY are very pleased to announce the engagement of Kristine Noelle Griffith to Daniel Jason Robinson.

Kristine graduated from Manhattan College with a Bachelor of Arts in marketing. She is currently employed as a Marketing Manager at Eyeking LLC in Plainview, NY.

Daniel graduated from SUNY Albany with a Bachelor of Arts in psychology & business. He is working as a financial planner for First Investors Corporation in Westbury, NY.

Their wedding is planned for September, 2014 on Long Island, NY.

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Griffith, Kristine Noelle [MC????]

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Dear John,

I believe that Kristine is a member of the Class of 2007.


McEneney, Mike (MC1953)

[JR: Thanks, Mike. Much appreciated.]

Griffith, Kristine Noelle [MC2007]

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JFOUND: Maglio, Michael [MC2007] Actor, EMRM Productions inc.



Maglio, Michael [MC2007]
Actor, EMRM Productions inc.
Mount Vernon, New York
Motion Pictures and Film


I would like to thank everyone for visiting my page. I am 27 years old and now persuing a career in acting and production. I would like to make contacts in this business and also help whoever I can along the way to achieve success as well.

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JFOUND: Wisnieski, Adam [MC2007] Bronx-based reporter and editor



Adam Wisnieski

Adam Wisnieski is a Bronx-based reporter and editor. He has served as a web writer at NY1 News, a photo Editor at Major League Baseball Advanced Media, and a reporter and then associate editor at The Riverdale Press. He attended Manhattan College.

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Dear John,

I believe that Adam is a member of the Class of 2007.


McEneney, Mike (MC1953)

[JR: Thanks, Mike. Much appreciated.]

Wisnieski, Adam [MC2007]

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JOY: Rowe, Amy [MC????] and Lehrian, Jamie [MC2007] engaged



Amy Rowe added a life event from November 9, 2013 — with Jamie Lehrian.
Got Engaged to Jamie Lehrian

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Rowe, Amy [MC????]

Lehrian, Jamie [MC????]

[JR: Mozel Tov. A double shot of my third most favorite news to report!]

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Dear John,

I believe that Jamie is a member of the Class of 2007 but I do not find anything in my ‘stuff’ for Amy.


McEneney, Mike (MC1953)

[JR: Thanks, Mike. Much appreciated. Perhaps he’s robbing the cradle?]

Lehrian, Jamie [MC2007]

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JLINKEDIN: Tesoriero, Anthony [MC2007] Property Assistant at SL Green


Tesoriero, Anthony [MC2007] 
Property Assistant at SL Green
Greater New York City Area
Mechanical or Industrial Engineering

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JNEWS: Derba, Nick [MC2007] University of Maine assistant coach


September 6, 2013
Maine Baseball Names Nick Derba Assistant Coach

ORONO, Maine — University of Maine baseball coach Steve Trimper announced today that he has hired Nick Derba as an assistant coach. Derba had successful career with Manhattan College and then was part of the St. Louis Cardinals organization for many years.


“Having coached Nick at Manhattan College and watching his professional career, he has a tremendous work ethic, character and the ability to be a top-notch teacher,” said Maine head coach Steve Trimper. “He brings a wealth of knowledge from the college and professional side of baseball.”


Derba comes to the Black Bears after serving as the hitting and catching coach for the Chatham Anglers for the Cape Cod Baseball League this past summer. He was a volunteer assistant last season at Manhattan College, after working with the Jasper catchers during the 2011 and 2010 off-seasons.


Derba was drafted in the 31st round of the 2007 Major League Baseball Draft by the St. Louis Cardinals. He played two and a half seasons in Triple A with the Memphis Redbirds. He was among the minor league leaders in throwing our base runners the during his time with the Cardinals.


Derba had a successful career at Manhattan College. He was a three-time All-MAAC first team catcher. He was the only three year captain in Manhattan baseball history. Derba is among the school’s all-time leaders in career home runs, hits, runs scored, games played and RBI.


A 2007 graduate of Manhattan College, Derba graduated with a degree in biology with a concentration in pre-med. He obtained a double minor in psychology and chemistry. While with the Jaspers, he was a three-time All-MAAC academic team selection. He was a nominee for the Thomas J. Gunn Medal in 2007 and received the John Daly award for community service in 2007.

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Derba, Nick [MC2007]

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JOY: DeSantis, Dominic [MC2007] weds Gippetti, Elizabeth [MC2007]


Elizabeth Gippetti (graduated from Manhattan in 2007, majored in English and Sociology) and Dominic DeSantis (graduated from Manhattan in 2007, majored in Civil Engineering). We got married on 8/9/13. The ceremony was in my childhood church in Bayside, Queens and the reception was at the New York Botanical Gardens in the Bronx.

We just moved into our new home in Irvington, Westchester NY.

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Gippetti, Elizabeth [MC2007]

DeSantis, Dominic [MC2007]

[JR: I love weddings. #2 behind children. Two Jaspers wed; it's double burst of joy. Worth several obits. The fact that someone shares it with us, even better. Mozel Tov, squared. (Yeah, I'm a fat old white guy injineer!)]

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JLINKEDIN: Metcalfe, Robert N. [MC2007] Inspector of Uniformed Services NYU


Metcalfe, Robert N. [MC2007] 
Inspector of Uniformed Services / Operations
New York University Department of Public Safety
Greater New York City Area
Higher Education

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