August 07, 2015

Esworthy Appointed to Penn State Alumni Association Executive Board

Matthew A.S. Esworthy, a partner at Shapiro Sher Guinot & Sandler, has been appointed to the Executive Board of the Pennsylvania State University Alumni Association,the largest dues-paying organization of its kind in the world, with members in every state in the U.S. and numerous countries.

Association President Kevin R. Steele appointed Mr. Esworthy to the Executive Board to represent the University’s numerous College Alumni Societies. These include alumni of the Smeal College of Business, the College of Engineering, the College of Information Sciences and Technology, and the Schreyer Honors College, among many others. The Executive Board advises the President in setting priorities and objectives for the entire University Alumni Association.

Mr. Esworthy also serves as President of the Penn State Law School Alumni Association. During his tenure, he has worked to strengthen ties between law school alumni across the country, and to enhance the professional development of the next generation of young attorneys. In his legal practice, Mr. Esworthy represents clients in civil and criminal litigation, including white-collar criminal cases and complex commercial disputes.

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