Cooper University Health Care has named Barbara Smith senior vice president of ambulatory operations.
Smith will oversee growth, management, and operations of Camden-based Cooper University Health Care's outpatient programs and services.
Smith, of Cherry Hill, has more than 30 years' experience as a health care executive, working in management roles at Cooper from 1984 to 2000. She served as Cooper's vice president of operations from 1996 to 2000. Most recently, she served as senior vice president and chief operating officer at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, in Hamilton.Law
Earp Cohn P.C. has named Allen Etish as counsel with the firm, which has offices in Cherry Hill and Philadelphia.
Etish concentrates his practice in complex commercial litigation and bankruptcy with emphasis on corporate valuation, which includes shareholder disputes and corporate buyouts. Etish is a 1974 graduate of Rutgers University School of Law Camden. He is past president of the New Jersey Bar Association.
Law firm Kaufman, Dolowich, Voluck LLP has named Robert Berns a partner at its Hackensack office. Berns has 25 years of experience in professional liability defense, ethics proceedings, and insurance and commercial disputes.
Berns earned his law degree from Whittier Law School.
Princeton law firm Hill Wallack has added two partners and to its new office in Morristown:
- Kenneth Sauter joins the firm as a partner in its community associations, real estate, and banking and financial services practice groups. His practice includes commercial real estate transactions, leasing and financing, representation of commercial lenders, land-use development, and general business representation. Sauter earned his law degree from Villanova School of Law.