Bleakley Platt Attorneys are Commencement Speakers at Area High Schools

June 2015

Managing Partner Peter Bassano will be the commencement speaker for the White Plains High School graduation on June 25 at the County Center.  Mr. Bassano served on the White Plains School Board of Education from 2002 to 2015, and devoted years of service to guiding the school district through changes and challenges.

Attorney Mary Anne Wirth was the commencement speaker at her alma mater, Maria Regina High School on June 6.  A 1971 graduate and a member of the Board of Trustees, Ms. Wirth spoke on the important lessons she learned at Maria Regina, including lessons of faith, friendship and concern for others.  Among her accomplishments, Ms. Wirth served as Associate Independent Counsel in the Office of the Independent Counsel Kenneth W. Starr in Washington D.C. from 1997 to 1998.