M&A Attorney. Defense Lawyer Join Riker Danzig

Saturday, January 1, 2005 - 01:00

The Morristown-based law firm Riker Danzig Scherer Hyland & Perretti LLP has announced that Charles S. Detrizio has joined the firm as a partner.

Mr. Detrizio joins Riker Danzig's corporate group. He is resident in the Morristown office and also practices out of the firm's New York office. His transactional and counseling practice covers a wide array of industries. with substantial experience representing clients in the manufacturing. energy. healthcare and apparel/retailing business sectors.

Mr. Detrizio represents clients in all aspects of structuring. negotiating and consummating domestic and international mergers. acquisitions. divestitures. joint ventures and strategic alliances. He also has substantial experience in power plant development and related project financings. He has represented venture capital funds as well as both start-up and mature companies in debt and equity financings. recapitalizations and restructurings.

The New York office of Riker Danzig has announced that John P. Falcone has joined the firm as counsel. Mr. Falcone has more than 15 years experience as a litigation defense attorney. representing foreign and domestic companies including world-wide insurance companies. aircraft manufacturers. domestic and international carriers. and civil and military maintenance and repair stations.

Riker Danzig also has announced that its newly redesigned website. www.riker.com. is now live. The site reflects Riker Danzig's connection to New Jersey and is centered on the firm's "New Thinking. New Jersey" theme. The website offers a wealth of new information. making it a destination point for those interested in the firm or New Jersey legal matters in general.

Visitors will find a wide array of new services and tools on the site. including an interactive campus interview calendar where law students can learn when Riker Danzig attorneys will be visiting their schools. An easy-to-use database allows readers to search through more than 400 articles written by Riker Danzig attorneys. The sections detailing the firm's profile and history have been completely updated as well. as has the section on Riker Danzig's commitment to pro bono work - which includes details on the firm's 2003 New Jersey Law Journal commendation as the most active pro bono firm in the state.

Riker Danzig called upon Jaffe Associates and Jaffe's WritersForLawyers service for Web site design and editorial content. respectively.