Firm and Provider News

  • Saturday, April 1, 2006
    Proskauer Rose has announced that Ian B. Blumenstein, a leading corporate finance and high-yield debt lawyer, has joined the firm as a partner in the firm's Corporate Finance group. He will be resident in Proskauer's New York and Boston offices.
  • Saturday, April 1, 2006
    Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP, the international law firm, announced today that Nicolas Barzoukas will join its Houston office as a patent litigation partner. Mr. Barzoukas' practice is devoted to intellectual property litigation, including patent, trade secret, and trade dress litigation. He concentrates on patent litigation in the pharmaceutical field....
  • Saturday, April 1, 2006
    King & Spalding has announced that Catherine O'Neil, who most recently served as an Associate Deputy Attorney General for the U.S. Department of Justice, has joined the firm as a partner in its business litigation practice.
  • Saturday, April 1, 2006
    Ceasar C. Mitchell, a leading figure in Atlanta's civic community and citywide member of the Atlanta City Council, has joined the law firm of Epstein Becker & Green, P.C (EBG) in the firm's Atlanta office.
  • Saturday, April 1, 2006
    The law firm of Jorden Burt LLP has announced that Bruce Leshine has joined the firm as a partner in the Connecticut office. Mr. Leshine advises major corporations, healthcare organizations and hospitals, insurance and financial institutions and government entities in information technology, telecommunications and IT and business process outsourcing.
  • Saturday, April 1, 2006
    Holland & Knight LLP has announced that William B. Piels has been named Executive Partner of the firm's San Francisco office.Mr. Piels, a partner who practices in the firm's Business Section, brings wide-ranging legal expertise and leadership skills to his new role. Mr. Piels is replacing current San Francisco Executive Partner Thomas A. Zimmer, who...
  • Saturday, April 1, 2006
    Matthew N. McClure, senior associate in the Real Estate Department at Ballard Spahr Andrews & Ingersoll, LLP, has been honored by the Philadelphia Business Journal as one of the recipients of the publication's '40 Under 40'awards. The awards, which recognize the Delaware Valley's most accomplished and well-rounded young leaders in their respective...
  • Saturday, April 1, 2006
    Fox Rothschild LLP announces that Gerard P. Norton has joined the firm's Princeton office as a partner in the Corporate Department and chair of its Intellectual Property Group. Additionally, Charles N. Quinn has been appointed as the administrator of the Philadelphia IP practice.
  • Saturday, April 1, 2006
    Loeb & Loeb LLP has announced that Stuart Tobisman and Leah Bishop have joined the firm as partners in the Los Angeles office. The two nationally recognized trusts and estates lawyers are joining the firm from O'Melveny & Myers LLP, and will be bringing their entire team of five associates, four paralegals and other staff with them. Mr. Tobisman's...
  • Saturday, April 1, 2006
    Meritas, a closely aligned group of more than 165 full-service law firms located in 50+ countries, has named Tanna Moore as its new president. Norris, McLaughlin & Marcus, P.A., located in Somerville, NJ, is the local Meritas member firm. Ms. Moore joined Meritas as President and CEO on February 1. She has held management positions in large and small...
  • Saturday, April 1, 2006
    Pitney Hardin llp has announced that Cecelia Kehoe Dempsey has joined the firm as counsel in the Intellectual Property Department, resident in New York. Ms. Dempsey's practice includes counseling with respect to trademarks, including mark clearance, U.S. and International prosecution; licensing of trademarks and technology; counseling with respect to the...
  • Saturday, April 1, 2006
    O'Melveny & Myers LLP has announced that Michael Moser has joined the firm as a partner in its Asia practice and will reside in the firm's Hong Kong and Beijing offices. Mr. Moser, one of the leading international lawyers in China, was formerly the head of Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer's greater China practice. Mr. Moser will serve as co-head of the...
  • Saturday, April 1, 2006
    Can chairs with lumbar support, frosted cubicle walls that let in more light, and shorter employee commutes all add up to happier customers? Yes, says Gary Levine, president and founder of Two Step Software, Inc., whose product, Corporate Focus, helps the nation's leading law firms and corporate legal departments track the countless details that flow from...
  • Saturday, April 1, 2006
    Following the successful launch of LexisNexis Total Litigator 1.0 just weeks ago, LexisNexis U.S. has announced the availability of LexisNexis Service of Process, the latest addition to the company's suite of litigation services.
  • Saturday, April 1, 2006
    Legal professionals now can access practice-specific information even more quickly, as Thomson West expands Westlaw Practitioner to offer four new practice-specific suites of information. The Westlaw Practitioner suite allows customers to combine practice area-specific information and task-based applications they use most into a convenient, customizable...
  • Saturday, April 1, 2006
    Kirkpatrick & Lockhart Nicholson Graham LLP (K&LNG) announces the creation of its Stem Cell Technology practice. This new practice combines the knowledge and experience of lawyers from diverse areas of the firm, including its international corporate, food and drug, and intellectual property practice groups, to response to legal issues unique to...
  • Saturday, April 1, 2006
    The firm of Sills Cummis Epstein & Gross P.C. has announced the further expansion of our New York office with the addition of Mitchell D. Haddad, member of the firm's Litigation Practice Group and Mark J. Rosenberg, of counsel with the Firm's Intellectual Property Practice Group. Mr. Haddad joins the firm from Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP and Mr....
  • Saturday, April 1, 2006
    OnSite E-Discovery, a global e-discovery and forensics firm serving law firms and corporations, has been named the leading litigation support service bureau used by AmLaw 200 law firms in The American Lawyer's 2005 Litigation Department of the Year Survey.OnSite also ranked fourth among electronic evidence providers.
  • Saturday, April 1, 2006
    Goodwin Procter LLP has announced that Paul W. Lee has been recognized by the Cornell University Law School for his many public service contributions.Mr. Lee is a partner in the firm's Financial Services and Private Equity practices, with an active practice focused on corporate and securities law and on representing financial services and technology...
  • Saturday, April 1, 2006
    The National Arbitration Forum has announced the appointment of Stacie Otte as Senior Legal Counsel and Ryan Chandlee as Staff Counsel. Ms. Otte brings five years of law firm experience to NAF with a broad range of litigation, arbitration and mediation experience. She was formerly a staff attorney with Dunlap & Ritts, P.A., where she handled all...
  • Saturday, April 1, 2006
    Corporation Service Company announces that it has formed CSC Trust Company of Delaware (CSC Trust) in connection with its recent acquisition of the corporate and institutional trust business of The Capital Trust Company of Delaware.
  • Saturday, April 1, 2006
    Stradley Ronon has added Catherine M. Ward as of counsel to its environmental and real estate practice groups.
  • Saturday, April 1, 2006
    Suzanne S. Mayes, a partner in the Public Finance Department of Saul Ewing LLP, last month hosted Ladies First: 2nd Annual Mid-Atlantic Women's Public Finance Forum at the Rittenhouse in Philadelphia. The forum was sponsored by Saul Ewing and was attended by prominent women in the public finance industry, including bankers, financial advisers, issuers and...
  • Saturday, April 1, 2006
    The National Arbitration Forum has announced the appointment of Stacie Otte as Senior Legal Counsel and Ryan Chandlee as Staff Counsel. Ms. Otte brings five years of law firm experience to NAF with a broad range of litigation, arbitration and mediation experience. She was formerly a staff attorney with Dunlap & Ritts, P.A., where she handled all...
  • Saturday, April 1, 2006
    Corporation Service Company announces that it has formed CSC Trust Company of Delaware (CSC Trust) in connection with its recent acquisition of the corporate and institutional trust business of The Capital Trust Company of Delaware.