Firm and Provider News

  • Thursday, December 1, 2005
    Goodwin Procter LLP has announced that 71 of its partners were named to Law & Politics 2005 Super Lawyers ranking. The survey honors the top 5 percent of Massachusetts attorneys.
  • Thursday, December 1, 2005
    Cozen O'Connor member and director of strategic expansion Elaine M. Rinaldi was named to the Philadelphia Business Journal and National Association of Women Business Owners 2005 Women of Distinction list. Rinaldi was honored along with 24 of the region's most dynamic women who are making headlines in their professional field and in their community at the...
  • Thursday, December 1, 2005
    Robyn M. Gnudi, a partner at St. John & Wayne, Newark, NJ, has been invited to join the Justice Marie L. Garibaldi American Inn of Court for Alternative Dispute Resolution. The Garibaldi Inn of Court was established in 1998 by the American Inns of Court Foundation. Ms. Gnudi is certified by the New Jersey Supreme Court as a Civil Trial Attorney. Her...
  • Thursday, December 1, 2005
    Duplicating USA, a leading litigation support company headquartered at 219 East 44th Street, New York City, has announced that it will be changing its company name to Datum Legal as of January 1, 2006 . The new name reflects the company's transformation over the last five years from a paper-based services company into the highly technical, state-of-the-art...
  • Thursday, December 1, 2005
    Proskauer Rose LLP announced that David Pratt has been named a partner in the firm's Boca Raton office. The founder and head of Pratt & Bucher LLP, a Boca Raton estate and tax planning firm, Mr. Pratt joins Proskauer's Personal Planning Department and will focus his practice on estate, trust and tax planning.
  • Thursday, December 1, 2005
    Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP has announced that effective January 1, Bernard A. Nigro, Jr., the Federal Trade Commission's Deputy Director of the Bureau of Competition, will be joining the firm's Washington office.
  • Thursday, December 1, 2005
    WolfBlock has announced that real estate lawyer Susan R. Rubright has joined the firm as a partner in the Environmental and Land Use practice group in the Roseland, NJ office. Ms. Rubright represents public entities in general land use, real estate and municipal matters and represents private applicants before planning and zoning boards. Lynne Z. Gold-...
  • Thursday, December 1, 2005
    Barry Y. Greenberg has joined Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP as a partner in the firm's Private Equity and Investment Funds Practice in Dallas. A transactional lawyer, Mr. Greenberg will advise clients on a variety of matters related to the firm's investment funds practice, with particular emphasis on matters affecting investment advisors and...
  • Thursday, December 1, 2005
    The international law firm of Chadbourne & Parke LLP has announced that it has opened an office in St. Petersburg, Russia. The office initially is being staffed by three attorneys all of whom have been previously associated with Coudert Brothers in St. Petersburg. The St. Petersburg team includes counsels Alexander A. Kalinov and Konstantin A. Osipov...
  • Thursday, December 1, 2005
    Twenty attorneys from Fox Rothschild LLP have been chosen as "the best" in the nation by their fellow attorneys for publication in The Best Lawyers in America 2006. TheBest Lawyers lists, representing 57 specialties in all 50 states and Washington, DC, are compiled through an exhaustive peer-review survey in which thousands of the top lawyers in the U.S....
  • Thursday, December 1, 2005
    The latest BTI Consulting Group national Survey of Client Service Performance for Law Firms reveals that Jones Day tops the BTI Client Service 30, the top 30 law firms that stand out for delivering superior client service. Jones Day has topped BTI's client ranking in three of the last five years.
  • Thursday, December 1, 2005
    The firm of Sills Cummis Epstein & Gross P.C. recently announced that 17 of the firm's attorneys have been selected for the 12th edition of The Best Lawyers in America.
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    Richard Kahn, partner in the Trusts & Estates practice at Pitney Hardin LLP, has been named by the editors of Worthmagazine in its list of the nation's Top 100 Attorneys. The list, which is featured in the December issue, is the culmination of a year of extensive research by Worth 's editorial staff.
  • Thursday, December 1, 2005
    Attorneys with the firms of King & Spalding LLP and Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP were among those who participated in the 2005 Gridiron Games on November 19 at Giants Stadium in East Rutherford, NJ. The event was a fund raiser for Big Brothers Big Sisters of New York City to support its programs to assist at-risk youth in New York City....
  • Thursday, December 1, 2005
    Constance B. Foster, Harrisburg Office managing partner of Saul Ewing LLP, was recently named chair of the firm's Business Department.
  • Thursday, December 1, 2005
    The international law firm of Chadbourne & Parke LLP has announced that it has opened an office in St. Petersburg, Russia. The office initially is being staffed by three attorneys all of whom have been previously associated with Coudert Brothers in St. Petersburg. The St. Petersburg team includes counsels Alexander A. Kalinov and Konstantin A. Osipov...
  • Thursday, December 1, 2005
    Proskauer Rose LLP announced that David Pratt has been named a partner in the firm's Boca Raton office. The founder and head of Pratt & Bucher LLP, a Boca Raton estate andtax planning firm,Mr. Pratt joins Proskauer's Personal Planning Department and will focus his practice on estate, trust and tax planning.
  • Thursday, December 1, 2005
    Twenty attorneys from Fox Rothschild LLP have been chosen as "the best" in the nation by their fellow attorneys for publication in The Best Lawyers in America 2006. TheBest Lawyers lists, representing 57 specialties in all 50 states and Washington, DC, are compiled through an exhaustive peer-review survey in which thousands of the top lawyers in the U.S....
  • Thursday, December 1, 2005
    WolfBlock has announced that real estate lawyer Susan R. Rubright has joined the firm as a partner in the Environmental and Land Use practice group in the Roseland, NJ office. Ms. Rubright represents public entities in general land use, real estate and municipal matters and represents private applicants before planning and zoning boards. Lynne Z. Gold-...
  • Thursday, December 1, 2005
    Duplicating USA, a leading litigation support company headquartered at 219 East 44th Street, New York City, has announced that it will be changing its company name to Datum Legal as of January 1, 2006 . The new name reflects the company's transformation over the last five years from a paper-based services company into the highly technical, state-of-the-art...
  • Thursday, December 1, 2005
    Wiley Rein & Fielding (WRF) has announced that Craig A. Berrington, senior vice president and general counsel of the American Insurance Association (AIA), will join the firm as a partner in its nationally recognized Insurance Practice on January 1.
  • Tuesday, November 1, 2005
    The New York office of Kirkpatrick & Lockhart Nicholson Graham LLP (K&LNG) recently welcomed Willie E. Dennis and Robert S. Matlin to its corporate finance practice. Both Mr. Dennis and Mr. Matlin come to the firm from Thelen Reid & Priest LLP. Mr. Dennis and Mr. Matlin focus their practice on private equity,venture capital, corporate,...
  • Tuesday, November 1, 2005
    Wolters Kluwer Corporate & Financial Services recently announced the acquisition of Tripoint Systems Development Corporation of Chicago. Tripoint will become part of CT Corporation, a Wolters Kluwer company.
  • Tuesday, November 1, 2005
    The Hon. James H. Coleman, retired justice of the New Jersey Supreme Court, and Melville D. Miller Jr., president of Legal Services of New Jersey, presented the Somerville law firm Norris McLaughlin & Marcus, P.A. with an Equal Justice Medal at the recent Equal Justice Awards Reception.