Newsletter - Our Nation's Promise

A Newsletter Dedicated to the Legal Issues Facing Veterans and Their Families

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June/July 2014

  • Reflections on Independence Day
  • Former CVA Volunteer KJ Moore Sworn into Air Force Academy
  • HPP's Eric Post Prevails in Overpayment Matter for Veteran
  • Vietnam Veteran Slips Through the Cracks
  • SUS's Robin Smith

May 2014

  • Farewell to General Shinseki
  • Welcome to Nick Krebs and Ben Davis, CVA's 2014 Law School Interns
  • Just1 Introduces Sonia Figueroa
  • CVA Advances Its Mission
  • Honoring Our Veterans - Supervisor Michael Antonovich's 17th Annual Salute to Veterans
  • CVA's New York office Protects Disabled Veteran and Mother From Improper Legal Action
  • Invitation to Attend Yellow Ribbon Fund Annual Army Navy Golf Classic

March/April 2014

  • Mr. Little Goes to the White House - Caregive Collaboration Announced
  • Alina Stolyarova - CVA Project Assistant
  • SeaBee Finds Hope Through $58,000 COAP Stettlement
  • Annual Army Navy Country Club Golf Classic Invitation
  • From the Big Apple - Arleen R. Tlumak, V.P. Bank of America

February 2014

  • Stacey Wang, Esq. – Holland and Knight Attorney Assists Disabled Veteran
  • Sidley Austin Lawyers Help Advance Mentor Program
  • K.J. Moore – Former CVA Volunteer Accepted into Air Force

January 2014

  • Nancy Wheeler, Esq. – Staff Attorney
  • Demian Casey, Esq. - Multiple Citations Dismissed for Veteran
  • Cancer Fight for Vietnam Veteran Continues for His Widow
  • Lynette Whitefield, Esq. - Successfully Defends Maryland Veteran

 December 2014

  • B. Luttenberger – Project Coordinator
  • Military Sexual Trauma Survivor Wins VA Benefits
  • Eric Post, Esq. – Defends Disabled Veteran
  • MacKenzie Tiernay, Esq. - U.S. Marine Rebuilds His Life

 October 2013

  • Andrew Trindle – Social Worker Intern
  • Senator Elizabeth Dole – Receives William O. Douglas Award,
    Announces Caregiver Advocacy Program with CVA
  • The Honorable Jaime de la Garza

 September 2013

  • Ruth Stein, Esq. – CVA New York Counsel
  • Sidley Austin LLP Serves Veterans on 9/11
  • Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton Attorneys Volunteer for Veterans in New York
  • Homeless Veteran Finds Hope
  • Jansi Muradyan, Esq. – My Ticket Rescue – Helps Veterans in Southern California

 August 2013

  • Geoffrey Cleveland – CVA Summer Law Clerk
  • Edward Casey, Esq. – Wins Back “Class A” Uniform for National Guardsman
  • The Good Life – Vietnam Vet Wins Award
  • Jeremy Jass, Esq. – Represents Retired 20 Year Navy Veteran

 June 2013

  • CVA Named Service Provider of the Year by Service Women’s Action Network
  • Ali Salimi, Esq. – Helping An Iraq War Veteran Overcome Obstacles to Employment
  • WWII Veteran’s Widow Receives Over $230,000 in Monetary Benefits

 April 2013

  • Paul Enright, Esq. – Represents Army Paratrooper from 82nd Airborne Division
  • Ely Grinvald, Esq. – Gets First Win for Veteran