Law Review Hosts Annual Alumni Reception at Arent Fox LLP

Arthur Schmalz and Anthony PelusoOn Thursday, January 28, 2010, the George Mason Law Review hosted its annual alumni reception at Arent Fox LLP. Attendance at the event surpassed that of the previous few years, and the Law Review editors and members enjoyed meeting the many alumni and other invited guests in attendance.

Dean Daniel Polsby offered remarks on George Mason’s increasingly competitive profile and praised the members of the Law Review for their hard work and many achievements over the past year. In addition, Senior Notes Editor George Ingham explained the Law Review’s Write-On competition and introduced Arthur E. Schmalz (’93), who presented second-year member Anthony Peluso with the Arthur E. Schmalz Award as author of the best Write-On entry.

Editor-in-Chief Alyssa DaCunha concluded the remarks by detailing the Law Review’s successes over the past year, which included producing four successful issues, spearheading the alumni newsletter, and receiving numerous accolades from authors for the quality of the Law Review’s publication process. DaCunha also expressed the Law Review members' immense gratitude to all the Law Review alumni who assisted the second-year members in writing their Notes and Comments, and she encouraged alumni to continue to help in the future.

Photo above: Arthur Schmalz (’93), left, and 2L Anthony Peluso, right