Firm and Provider News

  • Wednesday, November 1, 2006
    Five Kelley Drye Collier Shannon lawyers were included in The Best Lawyers in America list for the Washington/Virginia/Maryland area in rankings that appeared in the October 1 Washington Post. Partners Lewis Rose, John E. Villafranco and Ivan J. Wasserman were named in advertising law, William C. MacLeod was named in antitrust, Barry J. Pollack was named...
  • Wednesday, November 1, 2006
    Fios Inc., a leading electronic discovery services provider, and Nexidia, a provider of phonetic-based technology for audio search, have announced a strategic partnership designed to help clients more effectively and efficiently review and analyze electronic audio files as part of discovery. The two companies are extending Nexidia's phonetic audio...
  • Wednesday, November 1, 2006
    Ballard Spahr Andrews & Ingersoll, LLP has announced that Gina M. Smith has joined the firm as of counsel in the White Collar Litigation Group in the Philadelphia office. Prior to joining Ballard Spahr, Ms. Smith served for 18 years in the Philadelphia District Attorney's Office as an assistant district attorney responsible for the investigation...
  • Sunday, October 1, 2006
    Proskauer Rose LLP has announced that Paul Salvatore and Lawrence R. Sendak, partners in the firm's Labor and Employment Law Department, have been inducted into the College of Labor and Employment Lawyers as Fellows.
  • Sunday, October 1, 2006
    Eleven Stradley Ronon partners were named to the recently released 2007 edition of The Best Lawyers in America. Notably, Stradley Ronon Banking Practice Group Co-chair David F. Scranton was named for more than 10 years in his specialty of banking law. Selection for Best Lawyers, representing 80 specialties in all 50 states, is based on a peer-...
  • Sunday, October 1, 2006
    Ballard Spahr Andrews & Ingersoll, LLP continues its expansion by opening a Bethesda, MD office with the addition of partners Roger Winston, Timothy Martin, and Marc DeCandia, and of counsel Shelah Lynn, formerly of Linowes and Blocher, LLP. Mr. Winston is a prominent Montgomery County, Maryland lawyer with a national reputation as counsel to real...
  • Sunday, October 1, 2006
    Wiley Rein & Fielding (WRF) has announced a major expansion of its communications practice with the addition of a team of professionals. On September 1, Henry M. Rivera, Mark N. Lipp, Edgar Class and Scott W. Woodworth joined the 80 attorneys who comprise the Wiley Rein communications practice. The group comes to WRF from the Washington, DC office...
  • Sunday, October 1, 2006
    Connell Foley LLP has announced that partner Stephen V. Falanga has been chosen by NJBIZ as a Forty Under 40 recipient. Mr. Falanga will be featured in the Nov. 13 issue of the magazine. The Forty Under 40 awards program honors men and women who have been making headlines in their field and who share a commitment to business growth, professional excellence...
  • Sunday, October 1, 2006
    The construction and environmental law firm of John E. Osborn P.C. has announced that Daniel H. Crow has become an attorney with the firm. Mr. Crow's practice will concentrate on the representation of large real estate owners, including school districts, libraries, universities and hotels. John E. Osborn P.C.'s practice concentrates in complex...
  • Sunday, October 1, 2006
    The firm of Kelley Drye & Warren LLP has announced the addition of labor and employment partners John E. Kiley and Jean Y. Park to the firm's New York office. Mr. Kiley will co-chair the Labor and Employment Practice Group with partner Barbara Hoey. Mr. Kiley and Ms. Park have long-standing ties to Kelley Drye; prior to their recent return, Mr....
  • Sunday, October 1, 2006
    Akerman Senterfitt LLP continues to expand its New York office, with the addition of Robert E. Fabricant, former USEPA general counsel, who joins as a shareholder.
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    Steven H. Schulman has been named as Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP's first full-time pro bono partner. Mr. Schulman will lead Akin Gump's pro bono practice.
  • Sunday, October 1, 2006
    The London office of Kirkpatrick & Lockhart Nicholson Graham LLP (K&LNG) recently welcomed Trevor Beadle to its finance practice. Mr. Beadle has a wide-ranging lender practice. He acts for commercial and investment banks, fund managers and international financial institutions. His experience includes structured finance, secured senior and mezzanine...
  • Sunday, October 1, 2006
    Demographic shifts, globalization and increased corporate governance are three key factors changing the way law offices operate, according to a just-released white paper from Robert Half Legal, a legal staffing service specializing in attorneys, paralegals and other skilled legal professionals.
  • Sunday, October 1, 2006
    Loeb & Loeb LLP has announced that Michael L. Molinaro will join the firm's Chicago office as a partner and will practice with the firm's Bankruptcy, Restructuring and Creditors' Rights Group. Mr. Molinaro has a national bankruptcy practice. He represents insurance companies, secured and unsecured lenders, financial institutions, and other clients...
  • Sunday, October 1, 2006
    Sills Cummis Epstein & Gross P.C. has announced the arrival of two new attorneys, Paula Tuffin and David Arrick, both of whom will practice in the Newark office. Ms. Tuffin joins the firm with the Litigation Practice Group. She most recently served as project director in the President's Office at Hunter College where she worked with the College's...
  • Sunday, October 1, 2006
    Holland & Knight LLP has announced that a prominent group of health care lawyers has joined the firm's Miami office as partners. Maria T. Currier, Alberto M. Hernandez and Roberto Pupo join Holland & Knight's nationally regarded Health Law Team, one of the largest health law practices in the country. Previously, the new Holland & Knight...
  • Sunday, October 1, 2006
    The Best Lawyers in America 2007 has named 28 Young Conaway Stargatt & Taylor, LLP attorneys as leaders in their respective fields.
  • Sunday, October 1, 2006
    OnSite E-Discovery, a global e-Discovery and forensics firm serving law firms and corporations, has announced the launch of its new online on-demand document exchange and review tool, DXR, at the International Legal Technology Association's Annual Meeting in Orlando, Florida. DXR is OnSite E-Discovery's web-based document review tool that provides...
  • Sunday, October 1, 2006
    DataCert, Inc. has introduced new enhancements to Guide including the ability to prototype and deliver rules in a faster and more efficient manner. Guide, a business rules engine, automates the enforcement of corporate law department billing guidelines for legal electronic invoicing. With Guide, the tedious and time-consuming task of manually...
  • Sunday, October 1, 2006
    Goodwin Procter LLP has announced that 25 attorneys have been electedto partnership effective October 1.
  • Sunday, October 1, 2006
    Saul Ewing LLP has announced an agreement in principle to combine with the Washington, DC-based boutique firm of Schmeltzer, Aptaker & Shepard, P.C. (SAS), which specializes in labor and employment, corporate and public policy law. The combination is subject to final partner and shareholder approval by each firm, which is expected later this month.
  • Sunday, October 1, 2006
    LexisNexis U.S. and NetDocuments have launched a new service that will allow law firms to better manage and archive email. With the addition of email management to NetDocuments from the LexisNexisdocument management system, law firms now have a single place to capture, store, organize, archive, and manage emails, documents and records.
  • Sunday, October 1, 2006
    The firm Norris McLaughlin & Marcus, P.A. has announced that Peter D. Hutcheon, a member of the firm, has been selected for inclusion in the 24th edition of Marquis' Who's Who in the World for 2007. Who's Who in the World highlights the lives and careers of millions of leaders and achievers from around the world and from every significant field of...