Companies

Akonni Biosystems of Frederick appointed Brian J. Morra executive chairman.

Centers for Advanced Orthopaedics of Bethesda appointed Richard Robinson chief operating officer.

Deloitte of the District appointed Alan Estevez national security strategy and logistics executive.

Leo A Daly of the District appointed Melissa Bennett market sector leader for education.

Associations and nonprofits

Council for Affordable Quality Healthcare of the District appointed Cynthia West managing director for business development and account management.

National Partnership for Women & Families of the District appointed Katie Martin vice president for health policy and programs.

Real Estate

Coakley Realty of Rockville appointed Tom Nalls residential sales manager.

Finance

National Capital Bank of Washington appointed Richard Sobonya senior vice president and construction lending director.

Law and lobbying

Blank Rome of the District appointed Amy J. Spencer associate.

Cozen O’Connor of the District appointed Meridith H. Moldenhauer member and Samantha L. Mazo of counsel.

Davis Polk of the District appointed Kenneth L. Wainstein partner.

DLA Piper of the District appointed Danish Hamid partner.

Jenner & Block of the District appointed Patrick W. Pearsall partner.

Michael Best of the District appointed Paulette M. Mara partner.

Sidley Austin of the District appointed Emily Pitlick Mallen partner.

— Compiled by Aaron Gregg

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