Firm and Provider News

  • Saturday, April 1, 2006
    Can chairs with lumbar support, frosted cubicle walls that let in more light, and shorter employee commutes all add up to happier customers? Yes, says Gary Levine, president and founder of Two Step Software, Inc., whose product, Corporate Focus, helps the nation's leading law firms and corporate legal departments track the countless details that flow from...
  • Saturday, April 1, 2006
    Following the successful launch of LexisNexis Total Litigator 1.0 just weeks ago, LexisNexis U.S. has announced the availability of LexisNexis Service of Process, the latest addition to the company's suite of litigation services.
  • Saturday, April 1, 2006
    Legal professionals now can access practice-specific information even more quickly, as Thomson West expands Westlaw Practitioner to offer four new practice-specific suites of information. The Westlaw Practitioner suite allows customers to combine practice area-specific information and task-based applications they use most into a convenient, customizable...
  • Saturday, April 1, 2006
    Kirkpatrick & Lockhart Nicholson Graham LLP (K&LNG) announces the creation of its Stem Cell Technology practice. This new practice combines the knowledge and experience of lawyers from diverse areas of the firm, including its international corporate, food and drug, and intellectual property practice groups, to response to legal issues unique to...
  • Saturday, April 1, 2006
    The firm of Sills Cummis Epstein & Gross P.C. has announced the further expansion of our New York office with the addition of Mitchell D. Haddad, member of the firm's Litigation Practice Group and Mark J. Rosenberg, of counsel with the Firm's Intellectual Property Practice Group. Mr. Haddad joins the firm from Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP and Mr....
  • Saturday, April 1, 2006
    OnSite E-Discovery, a global e-discovery and forensics firm serving law firms and corporations, has been named the leading litigation support service bureau used by AmLaw 200 law firms in The American Lawyer's 2005 Litigation Department of the Year Survey.OnSite also ranked fourth among electronic evidence providers.
  • Saturday, April 1, 2006
    Goodwin Procter LLP has announced that Paul W. Lee has been recognized by the Cornell University Law School for his many public service contributions.Mr. Lee is a partner in the firm's Financial Services and Private Equity practices, with an active practice focused on corporate and securities law and on representing financial services and technology...
  • Saturday, April 1, 2006
    The National Arbitration Forum has announced the appointment of Stacie Otte as Senior Legal Counsel and Ryan Chandlee as Staff Counsel. Ms. Otte brings five years of law firm experience to NAF with a broad range of litigation, arbitration and mediation experience. She was formerly a staff attorney with Dunlap & Ritts, P.A., where she handled all...
  • Saturday, April 1, 2006
    Corporation Service Company announces that it has formed CSC Trust Company of Delaware (CSC Trust) in connection with its recent acquisition of the corporate and institutional trust business of The Capital Trust Company of Delaware.
  • Saturday, April 1, 2006
    Stradley Ronon has added Catherine M. Ward as of counsel to its environmental and real estate practice groups.
  • Saturday, April 1, 2006
    Suzanne S. Mayes, a partner in the Public Finance Department of Saul Ewing LLP, last month hosted Ladies First: 2nd Annual Mid-Atlantic Women's Public Finance Forum at the Rittenhouse in Philadelphia. The forum was sponsored by Saul Ewing and was attended by prominent women in the public finance industry, including bankers, financial advisers, issuers and...
  • Saturday, April 1, 2006
    The National Arbitration Forum has announced the appointment of Stacie Otte as Senior Legal Counsel and Ryan Chandlee as Staff Counsel. Ms. Otte brings five years of law firm experience to NAF with a broad range of litigation, arbitration and mediation experience. She was formerly a staff attorney with Dunlap & Ritts, P.A., where she handled all...
  • Saturday, April 1, 2006
    Corporation Service Company announces that it has formed CSC Trust Company of Delaware (CSC Trust) in connection with its recent acquisition of the corporate and institutional trust business of The Capital Trust Company of Delaware.
  • Wednesday, March 1, 2006
    Two lawyers from Fraser Milner Casgrain LLP (FMC) were elected in the recent Canadian federal election. The successful candidates are Jim Prentice and Peter Van Loan from FMC's Calgary and Toronto offices, respectively, and both represent the Conservative party. The successful candidates bring a range of expertise to Ottawa.
  • Wednesday, March 1, 2006
    What's the best strategy for lawyers who want to get ahead in their field? Make a good impression on clients say attorneys surveyed recently. Forty-three percent of those polled said focusing on client service is the area most critical to success. Becoming more specialized within a practice area and networking to market one's services followed, each...
  • Wednesday, March 1, 2006
    The Somerville, NJ-based law firm Norris McLaughlin & Marcus, P.A. has announced that Peter D. Hutcheon and Michael K. Ligorano, both members of the firm, have been selected for inclusion in the 61st Edition of Marquis' Who's Who in America.
  • Wednesday, March 1, 2006
    Todd M. Galante, a partner at St. John & Wayne, LLC, Newark, NJ, has become a certified life member in the Million Dollar Advocates Forum.
  • Wednesday, March 1, 2006
    Brent S. Lipschultz has joined the accounting and business advisory firm of Eisner LLP as a principal. Mr. Lipschultz will be responsible for growing and managing Eisner's International Wealth Advisory Services Practice.
  • Wednesday, March 1, 2006
    Thomson West has introduced Westlaw Watchª, a new tool designed to make managing information easier. Westlaw Watch is a new tool for clipping, organizing and categorizing information on Westlaw. An evolution of the former Westlaw Integration Solutions offerings, Westlaw Watch uses enhanced technology to deliver user-selected Westlaw content to...
  • Wednesday, March 1, 2006
    At the 25th Annual LegalTech Show, LiveNote, Inc. unveiled its new technology for streaming live deposition media to any remote participant with a broadband Internet connection, the next generation of LiveNote's longstanding Internet Realtime Serviceª, LiveNote Streamª. Developed in responseto the industry's growing adoption of technology as a means to...
  • Wednesday, March 1, 2006
    Super Lawyers Magazine has named Jorden Burt partners Diane Duhaime and James M. Sconzo as 2006 Connecticut Super Lawyers. In addition, Mr. Sconzo was named one of the Top 50 Lawyers in the state.
  • Wednesday, March 1, 2006
    Loeb & Loeb LLP has announced that Walter Curchack joined its Corporate and Bankruptcy, Restructuring and Creditors' Rights Groups as a Partner in the New York office. Mr. Curchack joins the firm from Bryan Cave LLP where he was a partner. Mr. Curchack's practice is focused on bankruptcy, restructuring and creditors' rights, as well as complex...
  • Wednesday, March 1, 2006
    Goodwin Procter LLP has announced that its director of marketing, Jasmine Trillos-Decarie, has been elected president of the New England Chapter of the Legal Marketing Association (LMA) for the 2006 term. Ms. Trillos-Decarie joined Goodwin Procter in 1999 as marketing manager and was promoted to marketing directorin 2005.
  • Wednesday, March 1, 2006
    Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP has announced that Nathaniel Lampley Jr. has been namedmanaging partner of the firm's Cincinnati office. Mr. Lampley has been with Vorys since 1992. During that time, his work as a trial lawyer has helped build the firm's litigation practice and its reputation for excellence. Mr. Lampley has worked on contract and...
  • Wednesday, March 1, 2006
    Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP has announced that 12 attorneys have been named partners of the firm. The new partners include: S. Scott Parel and Angela C. Zambrano, Dallas; Beatriz Azcuy-Diaz, Miami; Thomas Schmid, Munich; David R. Fertig, Benjamin E. Marks, Salvatore A. Romanello, Soo-Jin Shim and Scott M. Sontag, New York; Kyle C. Krpata, Silicon...