Steven M. Goldman, a partner in Kramer Levin’s New York office, was named to New Jersey Governor-Elect Phil Murphy’s legal transition committee.

The Museum of American Armor at Old Bethpage Village Restoration has announced that U.S. District Judge Leonard D. Wexler, a World War II battle veteran who holds a Bronze Star and a Purple Heart, will be presented with the museum’s Military Heritage Award during the museum’s gala dinner to be held on January 19.

Frank Carone, a partner at Abrams Fensterman, has been appointed Chair of the newly formed Committee on Transportation Law of the New York State Bar Association, which will address legal issues associated with the rise of ride-sharing services like Uber and Lyft, and the advent of driverless cars and trucks.

Richard St. Paul, founder of the St. Paul Law Firm, has been named Outreach Person of the Year by the American Israeli Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC).

Jay B. Silverman, a partner at Ruskin Moscou Faltischek has been named to the Council of Overseers for the Tilles Center for the Performing Arts, part of Long Island University.

Three new members have been appointed to the Brooklyn Bar Association Volunteer Lawyers Project Board: Jeffrey B. Gewirtz, Executive Vice President of Business Affairs and Chief Legal & Compliance Officer, Brooklyn Sports & Entertainment; Colin S. Kelly, counsel, Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison, and Manas Mohapatra, associate general counsel, Privacy and Data Protection, Twitter.