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Raben Group Adds Three

Raben Group Adds Three

Three new Principals are joining The Raben Group -- the nation’s largest minority-majority public affairs firm. Joining the firm earlier this month was Timothy Lynch, who was most recently Deputy General Counsel for the House Oversight Committee Ranking Member Elijah Cummings (D-MD). Prior to that, the Seton Hall University graduate -- who earned a law degree from Hofstra University -- served as an Assistant U.S. Attorney for the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of New York. Among his successes as a prosecutor was his work in obtaining the New York Mets’ compliance with the Americans with Disability Act in the construction of Citi Field stadium. Earlier in his career, he was a litigation associate at Paul Hastings LLP in New York. Maria Lloyd Price, who most recently served as Legislative Counsel for Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY), is also joining Raben as a Principal. Previously, the Spellman College graduate, who received her law degree from the Howard University School of Law, served as an Attorney-Advisor with the Department of Homeland Security. Her experience also includes roles with the Federal Bureau of Investigation, the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Columbia, and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. The Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. member begins her new role on October 22nd. And Maunica Sthanki, who formerly served as Counsel for the House Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security, is joining Raben as a Principal in December. The Louisiana State University graduate also received a law degree from the University of Texas at Austin School of Law and a Master of Laws from the University of the District of Columbia, David A. Clarke School of Law. Before her House role, Sthanki was an Immigration Legal Consultant with Haynes and Novick; a Clinical Instructor with the Immigration and Human Rights Clinic at the University of the District of Columbia, David A. Clarke School of Law; a Human Rights Fellow with the Post-Deportation Human Rights Project at Boston College Law School; and an Immigration Detention Attorney with ProBAR, ABA Commission on Immigration. Her prior experience also includes service as a private Associate Immigration Attorney and time at the University of Texas Immigration Clinic, Texas Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights, and the National Legal Aid & Defender Association. More here.

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