Firm and Provider News

  • Tuesday, April 1, 2008
    Loeb & Loeb LLP has announced that the firm's Co-Chairs John Frankenheimer and Michael Beck have been reelected for another three year term.
  • Tuesday, April 1, 2008
    The San Francisco office of Kirkpatrick & Lockhart Preston Gates Ellis LLP has welcomed partner Remsen Kinne IV to the firm's corporate, mergers & acquisitions and securities practice. Mr. Kinne joins K&L Gates from Squire, Sanders & Dempsey L.L.P.
  • Tuesday, April 1, 2008
    King & Spalding has announced that it has established an office in Silicon Valley and will open a second California office in San Francisco. The offices will focus initially on the firm's strengths in intellectual property, FDA/healthcare, tort litigation, private equity, real estate capital markets, government and internal investigations, business...
  • Tuesday, April 1, 2008
    Goodwin Procter LLP has announced the addition of partner Robert J. McGahan, former Acting Deputy Chief for Major Frauds for the United States Attorney's Office for the Central District of California. He will practice in the downtown Los Angeles office.
  • Tuesday, April 1, 2008
    The Pro Bono Initiative Committee of Proskauer Rose has named the recipients of its 2008 Pro Bono Golden Gavel Awards. This is the first year the Golden Gavels have been presented by the firm, recognizing lawyers and teams of lawyers who did exceptional pro bono work throughout 2007. Over all, 13 lawyers and two teams comprising an additional 16 lawyers...
  • Tuesday, April 1, 2008
    Lynn Axelroth, partner in the Real Estate Department at Ballard Spahr Andrews & Ingersoll, LLP, has been appointed to a three-year term on The American College of Construction Lawyers' (ACCL) Board of Governors.ACCL is one of the premier organizations for U.S. real estate lawyers. It comprises the top 1 percent of lawyers admitted to the construction...
  • Tuesday, April 1, 2008
    Aetna has announced that it will delay a proposed policy that would stop covering the costs of using anesthesiologists during colonoscopies. A group of New Jersey doctors led the effort to prevent the policy from becoming enforced. John D. Fanburg, the Health Law Practice Group Chair at WolfBlock in Roseland, represented the physicians that led this effort...
  • Tuesday, April 1, 2008
    The eBillingHub, the market leader in simplifying electronic billing for law firms, has announced a strengthening of its relationship with DataCert to enhance the connectivity between their respective electronic billing products. The automated bill submission capabilities of the eBillingHub, with seamless connectivity capabilities to Data-Cert's...
  • Tuesday, April 1, 2008
    Stradley Ronon attorney Frances Gauthier co-incorporated the Delaware Hispanic Bar Association, the first professional association in Delaware for Hispanic attorneys. The association was formed to promote the social, economic, professional and educational advancement of the Hispanic community in the state. Ms. Gauthier is a founding board member and vice...
  • Saturday, March 1, 2008
    John H. Estey, chief of staff to Pennsylvania Gov. Ed Rendell from 2003 to 2007 and later senior adviser to the governor, left government service on February 15 to join Ballard Spahr Andrews & Ingersoll, LLP as a partner, leading a new Government Relations & Regulatory Affairs Practice that will serve as a strategic partner to business clients...
  • Saturday, March 1, 2008
    Amper, Politziner & Mattia, Certified Public Accountants and Consultants, has announced that three individuals have been promoted from Manager to Senior Manager. Christine G. Pronek, CPA/MST, is a senior manager in the Trust and Estate Group at Amper, Politziner & Mattia, specializing in estate planning and estate and trust taxation. Ms. Pronek...
  • Saturday, March 1, 2008
    Norris McLaughlin & Marcus, P.A. has announced that 21 of its members have been selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers In America 2008 edition. Almost one-third of the members of Norris McLaughlin appear in this year's edition of Best Lawyers. The firm is ranked sixth among over 250 firms in New Jersey that participated. The firm ranks in...
  • Saturday, March 1, 2008
    Holland & Knight LLP has announced that John S. Irving has joined Holland & Knight's Washington, DC office as a senior counsel in the firm's Litigation Section. Mr. Irving is a former federal prosecutor with significant trial and investigative experience. He focuses his practice on white collar defense, civil and criminal environmental matters,...
  • Saturday, March 1, 2008
    Chadbourne & Parke has announced that John Finnegan has joined the firm as a partner in the insurance and reinsurance practice, based in the New York office. Mr. Finnegan joined Chadbourne from the firm of Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP in New York, where he had been a partner with a practice emphasizing dispute resolution.
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    Proskauer Rose LLP has announced that its privacy law blog (privacylaw. proskauer.com) has been selected for inclusion in the Library of Congress historic collection of Internet materials. Launched in 2007, the blog is authored by lawyers in the firm's international Privacy and Data Security Practice Group and covers recent case law and regulatory activity...
  • Saturday, March 1, 2008
    Recommind, a leading provider of enterprise search, automatic categorization and eDiscovery systems for law firms and enterprises, and iCONECT Development, LLC, a leader in litigation support and collaboration software, have announced a strategic alliance that will combine Recommind's Axcelerate eDiscovery application with iCONECT's nXT and eXT Web-based...
  • Saturday, March 1, 2008
    UHY International has been named one of the first full members of the Forum of Firms after reporting it has implemented a globally coordinated quality assurance program, committed to the use of International Standards on Auditing (ISAs), and met other specific ethics requirements, the Forum announced today.
  • Saturday, March 1, 2008
    The National Arbitration Forum announces the release of the 2007 ADR Law & Policy Year in Review. The review names and summarizes what it considers the most significant arbitration and mediation cases of 2007. Cases included in the Year in Review are:
  • Saturday, March 1, 2008
    FiosInc. has announced that Dennis Kiker, Esq. has joined as a director in Fios Consulting.
  • Saturday, March 1, 2008
    West km, the management application from Thomson West that lets legal professionals capture and maximize their expertise and intellectual assets, now offers newproductivity capabilities in the newly released West km 4.0 platform. West km 4.0 features a new technology platform plus enhanced search and classification functionality, giving users a...
  • Saturday, March 1, 2008
    Haymarket Media Group, a global media company, has selected Corporation Service Companyto manage its entire domain name portfolio. CSCwill help Haymarket manage and secure its Web presence as well as protect its brands from infringement on the Internet. In addition to strategic brand protection advice, CSC also provides digital services to Haymarket...
  • Saturday, March 1, 2008
    Ms. Kittay, a former Assistant U.S. Attorney, is an experienced litigator with more than two decades of service in the U.S. Attorney's Office in Washington, DC and the U.S. Department of Justice's Criminal Division. She has tried hundreds of cases in state and federal court, including more than 20 trials in U.S. District Court, and has argued many appeals...
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    Stradley Ronon partner Danielle Banks has been appointed co-chair of the Women in the Profession Committee of the Philadelphia Bar Association. The Committee focuses its efforts on issues related to the careers and advancement of women in the practice of law in the Philadelphia area including monitoring existing conditions and trends, conducting special...