Firm and Provider News

  • Thursday, October 4, 2012
    October 11, 2012 - Stradley Ronon Chairman William R. Sasso has been designated by Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett to serve as Chairman of the Pennsylvania Infrastructure and Investment Authority (PENNVEST).  “Bill Sasso has earned the admiration and respect of government and business leaders in both southeastern Pennsylvania and across the...
  • Thursday, October 4, 2012
    October 3, 2012 - McCarter & English LLP has announced that Joseph E. Bachelder III and Jerome J. Cohen have joined the firm’s New York office as special counsel. The two attorneys have worked together for many years at the Bachelder Law Firm, representing Fortune 500 CEOs and other senior managers on complex...
  • Monday, September 24, 2012
      Liquid Litigation Management, Inc. has named Kellie Tye, CLA as its Texas Account Executive. Ms. Tye joins LLM with over 15 years of legal experience in sales and as a paralegal.  Ms. Tye will be responsible for driving growth in the Texas market among legal firms and corporations.  
  • Friday, September 21, 2012
    Founding partner Bert W. Rein and Communications Litigation chair Andrew G. McBride have been named 2013 “Lawyer of the Year” in Washington, DC by Best Lawyers.  Mr. Rein was singled out for his leading work in “Administrative/Regulatory Law,” while Mr. McBride received recognition as a standout in “Communications Law....
  • Friday, September 21, 2012
    Sills Cummis & Gross was awarded the Web Marketing Association's 2012 Web Award for Outstanding Achievement in Web Development for its newly launched website (www.sillscummis.com).  The Sills Cummis & Gross website team included its Marketing Department: Marcia Jeffers, chief marketing officer; Amy C. Davis, director of marketing;...
  • Friday, September 21, 2012
      Jeffrey D. Lowe has joined the capital transactions and real estate practice of King & Spalding as a counsel in the Atlanta office, the firm announced today. Mr. Lowe was a senior associate at Locke Lord LLP. He focuses his practice on real estate finance, capital markets, private equity, fund formation and property-related transactions. 
  • Wednesday, September 19, 2012
      William L. Rosoff has joined Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP as an international corporate transactions partner in the firm’s Beijing office. Mr. Rosoff will serve as partner in charge of the office, replacing Spencer Griffith, who will maintain his strong China trade practice from Akin Gump’s Washington, D.C. office. Mr....
  • Wednesday, September 19, 2012
  • Wednesday, September 19, 2012
    DuPont was named in September to the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) Global 500 Leadership Index, which comprises 51 companies from the FTSE Global Equity Index Series (Global 500). Companies are selected based on analysis of their performance across sustainability metrics focused on greenhouse gas emissions, emissions reduction targets and the risks...
  • Wednesday, September 19, 2012
    The Minority Corporate Counsel Association (MCCA) has announced the recipients of the 2012 Paula L. Ettelbrick Award and the George B. Vashon Innovator Awards. The recipients were honored at MCCA’s Creating Pathways to Diversity Conference on September 10 in New York City.
  • Tuesday, September 18, 2012
      Applied Discovery has announced the launch of its Legal Hold services, which includes a strategic partnership with Zapproved to provide Legal Hold Pro™. The offering will include consulting to help corporations develop a legal hold strategy, assistance with the execution of legal holds, and implementation of Legal Hold Pro.
  • Monday, September 17, 2012
    Thomson Reuters, the world’s leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, has launched a new website called Sustainability (http://sustainability.thomsonreuters.com). The site brings together relevant resources from across Thomson Reuters, combined with valuable partner content, into a single space. The website will...
  • Monday, September 17, 2012
  • Monday, September 17, 2012
    Thompson & Knight LLP has announced that David M. Bennett has been named to lead the firm’s Corporate Reorganization and Creditors’ Rights Practice Group. Thompson & Knight is ranked among the top firms in the nation for bankruptcy and restructuring matters by such prestigious publications as the U.S. News-Best Lawyers® “Best...
  • Friday, September 14, 2012
    Richard W. Holtz has joined McCarter & English as a real estate special counsel in the Boston office.  Mr. Holtz is the founder of the Law Office of Richard W. Holtz, a general practice law firm in Westborough.  He previously served as general counsel and secretary of MassDevelopment, a quasi-public authority dedicated to creating and...
  • Friday, September 14, 2012
    For the third year in a row, Best Lawyers has named an attorney from Kelley Drye & Warren LLP the Washington, DC Advertising “Lawyer of the Year.” Partner William C. MacLeod is the recipient of the 2013 honor, which was previously held by partner Gonzalo E. Mon (2012) and partner John E. Villafranco (2011).
  • Thursday, September 13, 2012
    Recommind has announced that it will offer iAxcelerate On-Demand eDiscovery solution on a subscription basis. The new offering, called Axcelerate Unlimited, will provide full access to Recommind’s popular hosted review and analysis platform, including its industry-leading Predictive Coding technology and workflow, for a flat annual subscription...
  • Monday, September 10, 2012
      Phillips Lytle has announced that Eric M. Kraus, a partner from its New York City office, has been named to The Best Lawyers in America ® 2013 list. Mr. Kraus was cited for his practice in the areas of Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions – Defendants. Overall, 64 Phillips Lytle attorneys have been selected by their peers for inclusion...
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  • Friday, September 7, 2012
      Proskauer advised Suburban Propane Partners, L.P. in its acquisition and related debt and equity financing of Inergy, L.P.’'s retail propane operations for approximately $1.8 billion. As a result of the acquisition, Suburban, a nationwide distributor of propane, fuel oil and related products and services, as well as a marketer of natural gas...
  • Wednesday, September 5, 2012
    Anderson Kill & Olick, PC has announced that Robert D. Chesler, a pioneer of insurance coverage litigation on behalf of policyholders, has joined the firm as a shareholder in the Newark, New Jersey office. He comes to Anderson Kill from Lowenstein Sandler PC.
  • Friday, August 10, 2012
    Wiley Rein hosted its 10th annual Summer Law Day for students from the Thurgood Marshall Academy, a DC public charter high school that focuses on law and government. During Wiley Rein’s decade-long partnership with Thurgood Marshall Academy, approximately 1,000 students have participated in the Law Day program.
  • Wednesday, August 8, 2012
    More women served as general counsel at Fortune 500 companies in 2011 than ever before, according to a new survey by the Minority Corporate Counsel Association (MCCA). Women now hold the top legal spot at 21 percent of Fortune 500 companies. MCCA’s annual Survey of Fortune 500 and Fortune 1000 Women and Minority General Counsel shows 108 women...
  • Wednesday, August 8, 2012
    Andrew J. Green, a real estate attorney, has joined Kelley Drye & Warren LLP as a partner, resident in the New York office. Mr. Green was previously a partner at Rosenman & Colin LLP (now the firm of Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP) and at Jones Day. He has extensive experience in real estate law, including securitized, syndicated and...
  • Tuesday, August 7, 2012
      McCarter & English LLP has announced that executive committee member and practice group leader of the firm’s Insurance Coverage group, Sherilyn Pastor, has been appointed policyholder chair of the American Bar Association’s Insurance Coverage Litigation Committee for its Section of Litigation. She will serve in this role for one...