Firm and Provider News

  • Sunday, January 1, 2006
    The National Arbitration Forum (NAF) is launching a national education campaign to heighten awareness about alternative dispute resolution (ADR), its benefits and the importance of exploring alternative options when deciding how to resolve legal disputes. The National Arbitration Forum's campaign will include a redesigned educational web site, the launch...
  • Sunday, January 1, 2006
    Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP has announced that it has elected 12 of the firm's attorneys to the partnership, effective January 1.
  • Sunday, January 1, 2006
    The Maryland State Constitution: A Reference Guide, written by Saul Ewing LLP attorney Dan Friedman, was released November 30. It is the first book-length treatment of Maryland's state constitution since 1915. This must-have resource for law firms, law libraries, and academic institutions describes Maryland's rich constitutional history, and provides a...
  • Sunday, January 1, 2006
    The firm of Porzio, Bromberg & Newman, P.C. has announced that Adrian V. White has joined the firm as a principal. Ms. White is a member of the Intellectual Property Department and will be resident in the firm's New York office. She concentrates her practice in the areas of intellectual property and business counseling in the music entertainment...
  • Sunday, January 1, 2006
    The Wall Street Journal Online in association with LexisNexis will launch this month. Under the agreement, LexisNexis will become the exclusive distributor of enterprise subscriptions to The Wall Street Journal Online to law firms in North America. To strengthen the alliance, The Wall Street Journal Online will enhance its coverage of the legal industry...
  • Sunday, January 1, 2006
    Thomson West recently announced that statutory citations on NetScan will now link directly into Westlaw, providing government affairs professionals with powerful new tools for in-depth research of legislative and regulatory information.
  • Sunday, January 1, 2006
    Gibbons, Del Deo, Dolan, Griffinger & Vecchione, P.C. has announced the expansion of its Philadelphia office with the addition of 25 attorneys from Hecker Brown Sherry and Johnson, a Philadelphia civil litigation boutique. The expansion is a key aspect of Gibbons' strategic plan to enhance its ability to serve clients from offices throughout the region...
  • Sunday, January 1, 2006
    To further assist legal professionals in their research efforts, LawyerLinks Advantagesm_ the first topic-based online electronic research tool - has been upgraded to include a variety of enhanced and simple-to-use features offering instant access to relevant legal precedent, practice and source materials. These advances (Release 1.2.0.) significantly...
  • Sunday, January 1, 2006
    Pitney Hardin llp attorney Robert L. Hollingshead has been honored for his significant contribution to the legal profession with a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Morris County (NJ) Bar Association.
  • Sunday, January 1, 2006
    Anthony P. La Rocco, administrative partner in the Newark, NJ office of Kirkpatrick & Lockhart Nicholson Graham LLP (K&LNG) was recently honored by The Flame of Charity Foundation as Humanitarian of the Year at the 21st Annual Flame of Charity Dinner, a fundraiser supporting Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Metuchen. At K&LNG, Mr. La...
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  • Sunday, January 1, 2006
    Kirkpatrick & Lockhart Nicholson Graham LLP (K&LNG) recently welcomed Michael E. Waller as a litigation partner in the firm's Newark, NJ office. Mr. Waller is a litigator with a focus on toxic tort defense, insurance coverage litigation and complex commercial litigation. Kirkpatrick recently announced the launch of its Balanced Hours program,...
  • Sunday, January 1, 2006
    Akerman Senterfitt LLP has announced the opening of its New York office located in midtown Manhattan at 335 Madison Avenue. The firm, which is the largest full service law firm in Florida with over 400 attorneys and consultants, intends to provide its Florida clients with expanded services in New York, to assist New York clients in both Florida and Latin...
  • Sunday, January 1, 2006
    Proskauer Rose LLP has announced that it has promoted six attorneys to partner and three to senior counsel. In the firm's Corporate Department, Yuval Tal and Janice Smith were named partner in the New York office and Monica Shilling in the Los Angeles office. In the Litigation and Dispute Resolution Department, Anthony Pacheco was named partner in...
  • Sunday, January 1, 2006
    Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP has announced that it has elected 12 of the firm's attorneys to the partnership, effective January 1.
  • Sunday, January 1, 2006
    The firm of Porzio, Bromberg & Newman, P.C. has announced that Adrian V. White has joined the firm as a principal. Ms. White is a member of the Intellectual Property Department and will be resident in the firm's New York office. She concentrates her practice in the areas of intellectual property and business counseling in the music entertainment...
  • Sunday, January 1, 2006
    The Maryland State Constitution: A Reference Guide, written by Saul Ewing LLP attorney Dan Friedman, was released November 30. It is the first book-length treatment of Maryland's state constitution since 1915. This must-have resource for law firms, law libraries, and academic institutions describes Maryland's rich constitutional history, and provides a...
  • Sunday, January 1, 2006
    The National Arbitration Forum (NAF) is launching a national education campaign to heighten awareness about alternative dispute resolution (ADR), its benefits and the importance of exploring alternative options when deciding how to resolve legal disputes. The National Arbitration Forum's campaign will include a redesigned educational web site, the launch...
  • Sunday, January 1, 2006
    Stradley Ronon partner Bennett G. Picker has been appointed as a member of the newly formed Executive Advisory Committee of the CPR International Institute for Conflict Prevention & Resolution (CPR Institute). The new Executive Advisory Committee will oversee strategic planning for CPR's bi-yearly Executive Committee meetings, ensuring that issues...
  • Sunday, January 1, 2006
    Integrity Interactive has announced its latest service - Integrity Disclosuresm, which allows companies around the globe to solicit, process and document key information from their employees and use the results to better monitor, manage and report on the effectiveness of their overall compliance programs.
  • Sunday, January 1, 2006
    For the second year in a row, Holland & Knight LLP is listed as the number one bankruptcy law firm in the U.S. by The Deal. Holland & Knight had 267 active bankruptcy cases as of September 30, 2005, the highest number of any law firm. Holland & Knight partners Robert Labate, John Monaghan, Rudy Pittaluga and associate Lynne Xerras were...
  • Sunday, January 1, 2006
    Arent Fox has announced promotions for 14 lawyers at the firm, 13 as partners and one as counsel. The promotions were effective January 1.
  • Sunday, January 1, 2006
    Two attorneys from the Philadelphia office of Nixon Peabody have been recognized by the publishers of Philadelphia Magazine and Pennsylvania Super Lawyer magazine, an annual listing of the best lawyers in over 20 states. Craig Tractenberg, a Nixon Peabody partner focusing on franchise litigation, insolvency matters and trademark enforcement litigation...
  • Sunday, January 1, 2006
    Gibbons, Del Deo, Dolan, Griffinger & Vecchione, P.C. has announced the expansion of its Philadelphia office with the addition of 25 attorneys from Hecker Brown Sherry and Johnson, a Philadelphia civil litigation boutique. The expansion is a key aspect of Gibbons' strategic plan to enhance its ability to serve clients from offices throughout the region...
  • Thursday, December 1, 2005
    Holland & Knight LLP has named veteran business leader Darrell Kelley as its chief operating officer. This appointment further enhances the firm's strategic focus on exceptional client service. Kelley brings Holland & Knight a wealth of experience in economic development and business innovation in both the public and private sectors.