1991 ATHLETIC HALL OF FAME INDUCTEE
Alan Nadel, a 1971 graduate who five years later gained his law degree at GW, becomes the first athlete from the school's crew program to gain Hall of Fame membership, He was a three-year crew letterman, a two-year captain of the squad and in 1970 was the team's most valuable oarsman.
While gaining his bachelor's degree in chemistry, Nadel, 42, has successfully pursued a career in the field of law. He is a founding partner in the firm of Panitch, Schwarze, Jacobs & Nadel, which specializes in patent, trademark and copyright low in Philadelphia, Pa. An active alumnus for the past 20 years, he is a member of the University's Reunion '91 Class of '71 Committee. Nadel and his wife, Marcy, who have two children, Russell and Fran, reside in Wyncote, Pa.