Firm and Provider News

  • Monday, May 1, 2006
    The law firm of John E. Osborn, PC has announced that Jason W. Snell has joined the firm as a litigator. At John E. Osborn, PC, Mr. Snell's practice will concentrate on the representation of large real estate owners, including school districts, libraries, universities and hotels, as well as insurance companies and construction managers.
  • Monday, May 1, 2006
    Goodwin Procter LLP has announced new practice chairs within its Intellectual Property Practice Group. The new leaders are Anthony Downs, chair, Intellectual Property Litigation Practice, and Stephen Charkoudian, chair, Intellectual Property Transactions & Strategies Practice.
  • Monday, May 1, 2006
    OnSite E-Discovery, a Virginia-based global e-discovery and forensics firm serving law firms and corporations, and AXS-One Inc., a leading provider of high performance records compliance management software solutions, has announced a strategic partnership that offers a combination of compliance technology and litigation support.
  • Monday, May 1, 2006
    Loeb & Loeb LLP has announced that private equity attorney Barry T. Mehlman will join the Corporate Department as partner in the New York office. Mr. Mehlman's practice focuses on the representation of private equity firms in connection with the purchase, management and sale of middle market businesses. Mr. Mehlman joins Loeb & Loeb from Pitney...
  • Saturday, April 1, 2006
    Meritas, a closely aligned group of more than 165 full-service law firms located in 50+ countries, has named Tanna Moore as its new president. Norris, McLaughlin & Marcus, P.A., located in Somerville, NJ, is the local Meritas member firm. Ms. Moore joined Meritas as President and CEO on February 1. She has held management positions in large and small...
  • Saturday, April 1, 2006
    Loeb & Loeb LLP has announced that Stuart Tobisman and Leah Bishop have joined the firm as partners in the Los Angeles office. The two nationally recognized trusts and estates lawyers are joining the firm from O'Melveny & Myers LLP, and will be bringing their entire team of five associates, four paralegals and other staff with them. Mr. Tobisman's...
  • Saturday, April 1, 2006
    Fox Rothschild LLP announces that Gerard P. Norton has joined the firm's Princeton office as a partner in the Corporate Department and chair of its Intellectual Property Group. Additionally, Charles N. Quinn has been appointed as the administrator of the Philadelphia IP practice.
  • Saturday, April 1, 2006
    Matthew N. McClure, senior associate in the Real Estate Department at Ballard Spahr Andrews & Ingersoll, LLP, has been honored by the Philadelphia Business Journal as one of the recipients of the publication's '40 Under 40'awards. The awards, which recognize the Delaware Valley's most accomplished and well-rounded young leaders in their respective...
  • Saturday, April 1, 2006
    Holland & Knight LLP has announced that William B. Piels has been named Executive Partner of the firm's San Francisco office.Mr. Piels, a partner who practices in the firm's Business Section, brings wide-ranging legal expertise and leadership skills to his new role. Mr. Piels is replacing current San Francisco Executive Partner Thomas A. Zimmer, who...
  • Saturday, April 1, 2006
    The law firm of Jorden Burt LLP has announced that Bruce Leshine has joined the firm as a partner in the Connecticut office. Mr. Leshine advises major corporations, healthcare organizations and hospitals, insurance and financial institutions and government entities in information technology, telecommunications and IT and business process outsourcing.
  • Saturday, April 1, 2006
    Ceasar C. Mitchell, a leading figure in Atlanta's civic community and citywide member of the Atlanta City Council, has joined the law firm of Epstein Becker & Green, P.C (EBG) in the firm's Atlanta office.
  • Saturday, April 1, 2006
    King & Spalding has announced that Catherine O'Neil, who most recently served as an Associate Deputy Attorney General for the U.S. Department of Justice, has joined the firm as a partner in its business litigation practice.
  • Saturday, April 1, 2006
    Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP, the international law firm, announced today that Nicolas Barzoukas will join its Houston office as a patent litigation partner. Mr. Barzoukas' practice is devoted to intellectual property litigation, including patent, trade secret, and trade dress litigation. He concentrates on patent litigation in the pharmaceutical field....
  • Saturday, April 1, 2006
    Proskauer Rose has announced that Ian B. Blumenstein, a leading corporate finance and high-yield debt lawyer, has joined the firm as a partner in the firm's Corporate Finance group. He will be resident in Proskauer's New York and Boston offices.
  • Saturday, April 1, 2006
    Veteran attorney Vernon Johnson III has joined Nixon Peabody as a litigator in the firm's Business Litigation Practice. He will be based in the firm's Washington, DC office.
  • Saturday, April 1, 2006
    Bono, left, is welcomed by Stradley Ronon Chairman and World Affairs Council of Philadelphia Chairman William R. Sasso at a recent World Affairs Council of Philadelphia event, where Bono was the featured speaker. The U2 frontman and political activist spoke to more than 1,200 attendees about his work in Africa, calling for action to help aid the country's...
  • Saturday, April 1, 2006
    Peter J. Kalis, chairman and managing partner of Kirkpatrick & Lockhart Nicholson Graham LLP (K&LNG), has been appointed as Chair of the American Bar Association's (ABA) National Law Day 2006. Law Day commemorates the rule of law and the ways in which our legal system has contributed to American freedoms.
  • Saturday, April 1, 2006
    Pitney Hardin llp has announced that Cecelia Kehoe Dempsey has joined the firm as counsel in the Intellectual Property Department, resident in New York. Ms. Dempsey's practice includes counseling with respect to trademarks, including mark clearance, U.S. and International prosecution; licensing of trademarks and technology; counseling with respect to the...
  • Saturday, April 1, 2006
    O'Melveny & Myers LLP has announced that Michael Moser has joined the firm as a partner in its Asia practice and will reside in the firm's Hong Kong and Beijing offices. Mr. Moser, one of the leading international lawyers in China, was formerly the head of Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer's greater China practice. Mr. Moser will serve as co-head of the...
  • 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
    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
    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
    Stradley Ronon has added Catherine M. Ward as of counsel to its environmental and real estate practice groups.
  • 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
    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...