Firm and Provider News

  • Wednesday, March 1, 2006
    Lawyer Links, LLC has announced that McCarter & English, LLP, the largest law firm in New Jersey, has signed on to utilize the company's uniquely thorough and time-saving online corporate law resource, LawyerLinks Advantagesm . The industry's first topic-oriented research tool, LawyerLinks Advantage provides corporate attorneys with instant access to...
  • Wednesday, March 1, 2006
    Saul Ewing LLP has elected two attorneys to the firm's partnership, and named five attorneys special counsel. The promotions were effective in January. Wayne E. Pinkstone, special counsel in the Labor, Employment, and Employee Benefits Practice Group in the Princeton office, has been named partner. Deborah L. Spranger, special counsel in the Business...
  • Wednesday, March 1, 2006
    Fish & Richardson P.C. recently was ranked number one in IP Law360's first annual survey of the most frequently hired patent litigation law firms in the U.S. According to the survey, Fish & Richardson "was by far the most in-demand patent litigation firm last year."
  • Wednesday, March 1, 2006
    Thomson Elite, part of The Thomson Corporation, earned a prestigious Best in Class honor for its EliteBilling Manager product, awarded by the readers of Law Technology News .
  • Wednesday, March 1, 2006
    Syngence LLC, the provider of Synthetix linguistic pattern search technology and Blue Trace EED review software for law firms and corporations, has announced that Image Capture Engineering, Inc. (ICE) users can now create Blue Trace load files for use with Dataflight's Concordance 8 suite of products.
  • Wednesday, March 1, 2006
    As law firms continue to strive for more efficiency and effectiveness across their practices, LexisNexis U.S. ishelping their cause with the introduction of LexisNexisTotal Search v.4.0, the latest version of the company's award-winning information and content management tool. LexisNexis formally introduced version 4.0 during the recent LegalTech New York...
  • Wednesday, March 1, 2006
    Joshua D. Shapiro has joined Stradley Ronon Stevens & Young, LLP as of counsel in the Philadelphia office. Mr. Shapiro, who is in his first term as a member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for the 153rd Legislative District in Montgomery County, will be a member of the firm's business law department. Mr. Shapiro's law practice focuses on...
  • Wednesday, February 1, 2006
    Holland & Knight LLP has announced that 28 attorneys were recently elected to the partnership effective January 1, according to Howell W. Melton Jr., the firm's managing partner. Of those named, 19 were associates and nine were senior counsel in various offices of the firm's locations nationwide.
  • Wednesday, February 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.
  • Wednesday, February 1, 2006
    Winston & Strawn has announced the expansion of its Paris office with the addition of a team of three international arbitration and litigation attorneys from Salans. Highly regarded attorney Bruno Leurent joins as a partner, and Thomas Bevilacqua and Hery Frédéric Ranjeva join as associates. The arrival of Mr. Leurent and his close associates will...
  • Wednesday, February 1, 2006
    Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP has announced that Jochen Winter has joined its Frankfurt office, effective February 1.Mr. Winter, most recently a partner at Linklaters, will become a member of the firm's Corporate and Financial Services Department.He will continue to focus his practice in the private equity and corporate M&A areas. Mr. Winter is...
  • Wednesday, February 1, 2006
    Duff & Phelps, a leading provider of independent financial advisory services, has announced that Michael T. Dougherty and Lucy Clark Dougherty have joined the company's Dispute Counseling & Forensic Advisory Services practice, concentrating in fraud, forensic and investigative services. The new Managing Directors bring unique government and...
  • Wednesday, February 1, 2006
    Ballard Spahr Andrews & Ingersoll, LLP has announced that Mark J. Maichel has joined the firm as of counsel in the Financial Planning & Management Department. Mr. Maichel, similar to his colleagues Wayne H. Hykan and Ellen O'Brien Kauffmann, who recently joined the firm's Denver office, will also be a member of Ballard's national Housing Practice...
  • Wednesday, February 1, 2006
    Proskauer Rose LLP has announced that Arthur T. Gurwitz, a veteran manager and financial officer with particular expertise in managing international law firms, has been named the firm's Executive Director. With 18 years experience in the legal community, Mr. Gurwitz will help direct Proskauer's national and international growth as the firm continues to...
  • Wednesday, February 1, 2006
    Practising Law Institute (PLI) has announced the release of the second edition of Insider Trading, a comprehensive guide to the legal standards that determine insider trading liability and to proven compliance procedures that help individuals avoid insider trading violations.
  • Wednesday, February 1, 2006
    John Horn has recently been elected to the California Dispute Resolution Council Board of Directors. Mr. Horn, Western regional director for the National Arbitration Forum, was among four candidates nominated to fill available CDRC board seats. CDRC, founded in 1994, serves as an educational advocate in support of good policy making surrounding dispute...
  • Wednesday, February 1, 2006
    The law firm of St. John & Wayne, LLC has established a scholarship/ stipend for the immediate family member of any employee of thefirm who served on active dutyin the United States military during 2005. "The award was established as a means of recognizing, in a tangible way, the sacrifice of those family members who serve in the military to defend...
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    Leanne Stewart, an Australian attorney who previously served as general counsel to the Australian Wine and Brandy Corporation, the governmental agency that regulates wine and brandy in Australia, has joined Nixon Peabody's Beverage Alcohol Team as a professional specialist. She will be based in Washington, DC and New York City.
  • Wednesday, February 1, 2006
    The international law firm of Chadbourne & Parke LLP announced recently that Laura Hegedus has been named counsel in the tax practice group, resident in the firm's Washington, DC office.
  • Wednesday, February 1, 2006
    Fox Rothschild LLP has announced that Jeffrey M. Pollock, a partner in the Litigation Practice in the firm's Princeton, NJ office, has been chosen by his fellow attorneys for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America2006. The Best Lawyers in America is widely regarded as the pre-eminent referral guide to the legal profession in the United States.
  • Wednesday, February 1, 2006
    LexisNexis U.S. has introduced LexisNexis PatentOptimizerª v2.0, an enhanced version of the revolutionary service for the drafting and analysis of patent applications and granted patents. The service is part of the growing portfolio of intellectual property (IP) offerings from LexisNexis that give users the precise and relevant information to make informed...
  • Wednesday, February 1, 2006
    Barrasso Consulting LLC, a leading discovery planning, collection and review firm, has announced the opening of an additional office at 241 North Avenue, West in Westfield, NJ, only a few blocks from Barrasso's two other Westfield locations.
  • Wednesday, February 1, 2006
    Karen Giannelli, chair of the Financial Restructuring & Creditor's Rights Department at Gibbons, Del Deo, Dolan, Griffinger & Vecchione, P.C., recently was elected president of the New Jersey Chapter of the Turnaround Management Association (NJTMA). The Turnaround Management Association, which has its national base in Chicago, is the only...
  • Wednesday, February 1, 2006