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Washington-area appointments and promotions for Dec. 14

Bluestone Investment Partners of McLean appointed Dennis Kelly executive chairman of Intrepid Solutions and Services.

American Association of Nurse Practitioners of Arlington appointed Jon Fanning chief executive.

American Council of Life Insurers of the District appointed Kimberly Ross senior vice president for federal government relations.

Cozen O’Connor of the District appointed Kurt Lindquist shareholder in the firm’s commercial litigation practice.

Lowenstein Sandler of the District appointed Laura Fraedrich senior counsel in the firm’s global trade and policy group.

McKool Smith of the District appointed Nicholas Matich principal in the firm’s intellectual property practice.

Selzer Gurvitch Rabin Wertheimer & Polott of Bethesda appointed Michael Fellerman partner.

Sidley Austin of the District appointed Stacy Crosnicker, Jen Fernandez, Deeona Gaskin, Gretchen Lamberg, Clayton Northouse and Andrew Stewart partners.

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