Firm and Provider News

  • Tuesday, May 1, 2007
    Proskauer Rose LLP has announced that two of its attorneys have been elected to the New York State Bar Association (NYSBA) Executive Committee. Claire P. Gutekunst, a partner in Proskauer's Litigation and Dispute Resolution Department, was elected a vice president, and Peter J.W. Sherwin, partner and chair of the firm's International Arbitration Practice,...
  • Tuesday, May 1, 2007
    Kirkpatrick & Lockhart Preston Gates Ellis LLP (K&L Gates) recently welcomed W. David Shenk to its intellectual property and patent litigation practice. Mr. Shenk comes to the firm from Christensen O'Connor Johnson Kindness.
  • Tuesday, May 1, 2007
    Mark E. Raymond has joined Holland & Knight as a partner in the firm's West Palm Beach office. Mr. Raymond brings more than 20 years of experience in public finance and commercial lending, further strengthening Holland & Knight's state and national public finance practice.
  • Tuesday, May 1, 2007
    James R. Case, a former judge of both Clearwater, FL (winter) and Whitefish, MT (summer), recently joined the National Arbitration Forum's national panel of independent and neutral arbitrators and mediators.
  • Tuesday, May 1, 2007
    Corporation Service Company (CSC), a privately-held company and leading provider of legal and financial services to corporations and law firms, has announced that it has acquired NameProtect, a privately-held leader of digital brand management solutions for the Global 2000.
  • Tuesday, May 1, 2007
    The Somerville, NJ law firm Norris McLaughlin & Marcus, P.A. has announced that 18 of its members have been selected for inclusion in New Jersey Super Lawyers 2007. New Jersey Super Lawyers are selected based on a peer-review survey mailed to more than 32,000 attorneys throughout the state, a blue-ribbon panel review process, and independent research...
  • Tuesday, May 1, 2007
    Goodwin Procter LLP has announced the addition of Adrienne A. Scerbak as a partner in the firm's Business Law practice in New York. Ms. Scerbak brings to the firm expertise in ERISA and employee benefits and compensation matters.
  • Tuesday, May 1, 2007
    Akerman Senterfitt LLP continues to expand its New York office with the addition of Howard J. Finkelstein, who joins the firm's national Corporate practice as a shareholder.
  • Tuesday, May 1, 2007
    Loeb & Loeb LLP has announced that Thomas A. Guida has joined the firm's Intellectual Property and Entertainment Groups as a partner. Mr. Guida, who will reside in the New York office, formerly practiced law at Baker & Hostetler LLP in New York.
  • Tuesday, May 1, 2007
    King & Spalding has announced that it has expanded its Middle East practice throughout Saudi Arabia through an affiliation agreement with The Law Offices of Mohammed Al-Ammar in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. King & Spalding, whose lawyers have been handling client matters in the Arabian Gulf for more than 20 years, established an office in Dubai, United...
  • Tuesday, May 1, 2007
    Twenty-four attorneys from Winstead PC were recognized as Texas Rising Stars and were featured in the April 2007 Texas Monthly magazine.
  • Tuesday, May 1, 2007
    Ballard Spahr Andrews & Ingersoll, LLP will be the first-ever business to receive WOMEN'S WAY's prestigious Leadership Award for its 30-year history of support for the organization. The award will be presented at the organization's 30th Annual Event on May 3 from 5-8:30 p.m. at the Sheraton Hotel in Philadelphia City Center.
  • Tuesday, May 1, 2007
    LexisNexis has announced an expanded alliance with State Net by adding state legislative history content to the LexisNexis services. State legislative history gives legal and government affairs practitioners' insights as to the legislative intent behind proposed and enacted legislation.
  • Tuesday, May 1, 2007
    The Washington, DC office of McKenna Long & Aldridge LLP continues to expand its Government Affairs practice with the addition of Mac Campbell as a partner. Mr. Campbell joins the firm after more than six years as a tax counsel to U.S. Sen. Blanche Lincoln (D-AR), a member of the Senate Finance Committee.
  • Tuesday, May 1, 2007
    Stradley Ronon partner Andrew S. Levine received the Pennsylvania Bar Association's annual award for Distinguished Service to the Profession during this year's Environmental Law Forum held in Harrisburg. Mr. Levine and Saul Ewing partner Joel R. Burcat were honored for their commitment to the development and implementation of the Environmental, Mineral...
  • Tuesday, May 1, 2007
    Amper, Politziner & Mattia, Certified Public Accountants and Consultants, has announced that the following individuals have been promoted from supervisor to manager.
  • Tuesday, May 1, 2007
    Hoffmann & Baron, LLP has announced the relocation of its New Jersey office to 6 Campus Drive, Parsippany, NJ effective March 26. Now in its 23rd year as a full-service intellectual property (IP) law firm, Hoffmann & Baron specializes in the procurement of patent, trademark, and copyright rights, and prosecution, counseling, licensing, and...
  • Tuesday, May 1, 2007
    Kelley Drye & Warren LLP has announced that Siobhan McCleary has joined the firm as Partner in the Corporate Department, specializing in the area of private equity. Ms. McCleary will practice in the firm's New York office.
  • Tuesday, May 1, 2007
    Proskauer Rose LLP has announced that two of its attorneys have been elected to the New York State Bar Association (NYSBA) Executive Committee. Claire P. Gutekunst, a partner in Proskauer's Litigation and Dispute Resolution Department, was elected a vice president, and Peter J.W. Sherwin, partner and chair of the firm's International Arbitration Practice,...
  • Tuesday, May 1, 2007
    Chadbourne & Parke LLP has announced that it would return to the United Arab Emirates after an absence of 14 years and open an office in Dubai on May 1. The office will be led by Jack Greenwald, a former Chadbourne partner who has practiced law in Dubai since 1986. Initially, Mr. Greenwald will oversee a legal staff of eight other lawyers and...
  • Tuesday, May 1, 2007
    On April 11, Holland & Knight hosted New York Times bestselling author and child advocate Ishmael Beah for a presentation and booksigning in its New York office. In his heartrending, courageously honest autobiography A Long Way Gone, Mr. Beah recounts how his idyllic childhood was obliterated when civil war broke out in Sierra Leone, and bands of...
  • Sunday, April 1, 2007
    Loeb & Loeb LLP is ranked in 11th place in PrivateRaise.com's Top 25 PIPE Investor Law Firms list for 2006. The firm was recognized for providing counsel on eight deals in 2006 totaling $92.1 million. The list was published in Private Raise's PIPES Scorecard for legal counsel in The PIPEs Report - News, Information and Analysis of Private...
  • Sunday, April 1, 2007
    Have you recently become new to the in-house practice or taken on management responsibilities? Do you want to you to learn how to make your game flawless plus help you and your company succeed? Then register for ACC's Corporate Counsel University (CCU)! Now in its 5th year, CCU has become the gold standard for best practices for attorneys who are new to in...
  • Sunday, April 1, 2007
    Don't miss the educational and networking event of the year for corporate practitioners. With over 100 programs providing practical advice on a broad range of legal specialties, the 2007 Annual Meeting (October 29-31, Hyatt Regency Chicago) has something for every in-house practitioner. No matter how well we map out our plans, each workday can present new...
  • Sunday, April 1, 2007
    Goodwin Procter LLP has announced the addition of Gary A. Beller as a partner to the firm's Financial Services practice in New York. Mr. Beller brings to the firm a combination of high-level experience at leading global financial organizations as well as financial services law expertise. Most recently, Mr. Beller served as legal advisor to Marsh...