Sills Cummis & Gross has announced that Margaret F. Black and Theodora McCormick have been selected as co-chairs of The Women's Group.
Max Crane, Managing Partner, stated: "Since its inception several years ago, The Women's Group has become an important part of our commitment to women and diversity. With Peg and Teddy at the helm, I am sure the program will continue to flourish and provide a positive venue for our female attorneys as well as the firm's clients."
The Group has hosted numerous internal educational meetings and seminars; well-attended social and cultural events with its female clients; and has served as a mentoring tool for our younger female attorneys.
Sills Cummis has also announced that Scott D. Stimpson has joined the firm as a member resident in the New York office. As co-chair of the Intellectual Property Practice Group, Mr. Stimpson has practiced intellectual property litigation and counseling for more than 20 years and has successfully litigated many patent infringement cases, serving as lead litigation counsel in numerous cases.Apart from his experience representing U.S. clients, Mr. Stimpson has also served as lead counsel for clients in Japan, China and Korea.