Firm and Provider News

  • Monday, October 1, 2007
    Ben Bedi has joined the Palo Alto, CA office of K&L Gates as a partner in its intellectual property litigation practice. Mr. Bedi comes to the firm from Dechert LLP. Mr. Bedi's practice focuses on patent litigation and the strategic development of intellectual property assets. His litigation experience includes cases in U.S. District Courts both inside...
  • Monday, October 1, 2007
    Amper, Politziner & Mattia, Certified Public Accountants and Consultants, has announced that David Anderson has joined the firm as a Manager in the firm's Litigation and Valuation Group. Mr. Anderson is an accredited business appraiser with the American Society of Appraisers. An author and lecturer, Mr. Anderson is the recipient of awards for...
  • Monday, October 1, 2007
    The New York Department of State and Thomson West, a Thomson business, have entered into an eight-year contract to serve as the official publisher of the New York Codes, Rules and Regulations (NYCRR) and the New York State Register. As the official publisher, West is the exclusive official source for NYCRR in print, CD-ROM and online via Westlaw ....
  • Monday, October 1, 2007
    Aspen Publishers has announced the publication of Whose Monet? An Introduction to the American Legal System by John A. Humbach. Providing an accessible orientation to the American legal system, Whose Monet? presents readers with the basic concepts of civil litigation by focusing on a lengthy dispute over the ownership of a painting. Aspen Publishers is...
  • Monday, October 1, 2007
    Lee A. Rosengard, a partner in Stradley Ronon's Philadelphia office, was recently appointed to the post of general counsel, a new position created to assist the firm's management committee on legal matters. As general counsel, Mr. Rosengard will continue to be the primary ethics and conflicts partner, educate attorneys regarding responsibilities to clients...
  • Monday, October 1, 2007
    The firm of EpsteinBecker & Green, P.C. has scheduled its 26th Annual Client Briefing: Thee21st Century Workplace: High Stakes, Hi-Tech and High Priority Employment LawIssues for Thursday, October 25. The program willtake place from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Millennium Broadway Hotel, 145 West 44th Street, New York City.
  • Saturday, September 1, 2007
    Kadijah Tavia Bell has joined the New Jersey office of Patton Boggs LLP as regional marketing and communications manager. Ms. Bell's responsibilities will include all marketing initiatives for both the New Jersey and New York offices of Patton Boggs. She previously was with Gibbons P.C.
  • Saturday, September 1, 2007
    Lowenstein Sandler once again leads New Jersey with the most top ranked practices and attorneys, according to the 2007 Chambers USA Guide to America's Leading Lawyers for Business. The firm's Corporate, Litigation, and Environmental practices maintained top standing over all other firms in the state, a ranking that has held true since the Guide's inception...
  • Saturday, September 1, 2007
    Proskauer Rose LLP has announced that Andrea Ascher has joined the firm as a partner in its New York office. She brings significant experience in domestic and cross-border real estate finance and is a national leader in construction lending.
  • Saturday, September 1, 2007
    Cozen O'Connor has announced the final phase of its restructuring and succession plan, naming Thomas A. (Tad) Decker as president and chief executive officer of the newly reorganized firm. The appointment was effective August 9. This transition marks the first time the role of CEO will be held by someone other than firm founders Stephen A. Cozen or...
  • Saturday, September 1, 2007
    Nixon Peabody LLP has announced the expansion of its energy practice with the addition of Peter Swartz and Matthew Moses as partners in the firm's Rochester, NY office. Mr. Swartz and Mr. Moses have a wealth of transactional experience representing a significant number of energy clients .
  • Saturday, September 1, 2007
    Edward A. Hogan, a member of Norris McLaughlin & Marcus, P.A., has been selected for inclusion in the International Who's Who of Environmental Lawyers 2007 (3rd Edition).
  • Saturday, September 1, 2007
    ONSITE3 has announced the appointment of Robert C. Ballou as its chief executive officer. Mr. Ballou replaces Mark Hawn, who will continue serving the company as its chairman of the board of directors. Mr. Ballou will also serve on the corporate board of directors.
  • Saturday, September 1, 2007
    Emilie R. Ninan, a partner in the Delaware office of Ballard Spahr Andrews & Ingersoll, LLP, has been elected chair of the Commercial Law Section of the Delaware State Bar Association (DSBA). She will serve a one-year term which began July 1. The Commercial Law Section and its committees (including Uniform Commercial Code, Banking and Statutory...
  • Saturday, September 1, 2007
    Corporation Service Company(CSC), a privately held company and provider of legal and financial services to corporations and law firms, has announced that it has been named as a "Best in the Business" company as reported by The News Journal, a leading general circulation newspaper in Wilmington, DE. The Company Corporation , a subsidiary of CSC , was also...
  • Saturday, September 1, 2007
    Working Mother magazine has named Gibbons P.C. to its first-ever list of the Best Law Firms for Women. Gibbons is the only New Jersey-headquartered firm to appear on this list, which includes the top 50 firms nationwide. "We are proud to be included on this prestigious list, and applaud the efforts of so many Gibbons people that led to the firm's...
  • Saturday, September 1, 2007
    The international law firm of Chadbourne & Parke LLP has announced that Edouard S. Markson has joined the firm as tax partner in the New York office. Mr. Markson most recently served as a director in the Tax Advisory group at Credit Suisse in New York. In this role, he was tax counsel for the Investment Banking, Alternative Investments and Global...
  • Saturday, September 1, 2007
    The CCH Commodities & Derivatives Law Integrated Library combines the expert resources of Aspen Publishers and CCH to provide a convenient, all-inclusive online resource that will help users navigate the complex legal issues that arise in this highly regulated area of the law and minimize risk for their clients. Aspen Publishers and CCH are part of the...
  • Saturday, September 1, 2007
    Young Conaway Stargatt & Taylor, LLP has ranked first in Delaware and 11th in the country when compared to other firms its size, according to the 2007 American Lawyer Midlevel Associates survey. "The firm is pleased that Young Conaway is continually recognized as a great place to practice law," said firm chairman James L. Patton Jr.
  • Saturday, September 1, 2007
    Eisner LLP, a diversified accounting, tax and advisory services firm, has named Sidney Schwartz as a partner in the firm. Mr. Schwartz is a tax partner in Eisner's financial services practice. He brings to the firm and its clients his expertise in tax issues relating to hedge funds, private equity funds, broker-dealers, and wealthy executives. He regularly...
  • Saturday, September 1, 2007
    Holland & Knight LLP has announced that Dianne Smith has joined the firm's Washington, DC office as a partner in the Public Policy & Regulation group and Telecommunications team. Ms. Smith, a former communications executive and in-house counsel, provides legislative and regulatory counsel to clients in the telecommunications industry. She has...
  • Saturday, September 1, 2007
    Lowenstein Sandler once again leads New Jersey with the most top ranked practices and attorneys, according to the 2007 Chambers USA Guide to America's Leading Lawyers for Business. The firm's Corporate, Litigation, and Environmental practices maintained top standing over all other firms in the state, a ranking that has held true since the Guide's inception...
  • Saturday, September 1, 2007
    Proskauer Rose LLP has announced that Andrea Ascher has joined the firm as a partner in its New York office. She brings significant experience in domestic and cross-border real estate finance and is a national leader in construction lending.
  • Saturday, September 1, 2007
    Loeb & Loeb LLP has announced that six associates have been named to the firm partnership. Kevin Eisenberg, Jeffrey Fried and Laura Maines Vasey of the New York office and David Grossman, Loretta Thompson and Lawrence Venick of the Los Angeles office have all been promoted to partner. Mr. Eisenberg represents a wide array of national senior...
  • Saturday, September 1, 2007
    Fios, Inc. is planning its fall series of free, hour-long webcasts beginning at 1 p.m. Eastern time/10 a.m. Pacific time. The schedule includes: • Wednesday, September 12, Electronic Discovery Beyond Email - Identifying Other Sources of EDI, with Allen Gurney, Fios, Inc., as speaker; • Tuesday, September 18, Privilege Under the Amended...