Firm and Provider News

  • Monday, August 1, 2005
    Arent Fox PLLC has seen rapid growth of their New York City office since the beginning of 2005. The firm plans to continue growing the office in the near future and is completing construction on two additional floors adjacent to its existing offices at 1675 Broadway. Among the new attorneys in New York:
  • Monday, August 1, 2005
    The Hon. William A. Dreier, a member of the Somerville, NJ law foirm Norris, McLaughlin & Marcus, P.A., last month participated as a panelist at the Commercial Mediation Workshop sponsored by the New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education. The four-hour woprkshop presented strategies to help resolve conflicts between parties in a commercial...
  • Monday, August 1, 2005
    LexisNexis Martindale-Hubbell is funding a new scholarship for law students associated with Equal Justice Works who have done an exceptional job practicing public interest law. Equal Justice Works (formerly the National Association for Public Interest Law) was founded in 1986 by law students dedicated to working for equal justice on behalf of underserved...
  • Monday, August 1, 2005
    Paul W. Butler has joined Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP as a partner in the firm's white collar criminal defense practice in Washington, DC. In addition to representing clients in Department of Justice and other criminal and civil investigations and litigation, Mr. Butler will counsel clients on national security and Department of Defense-related...
  • Monday, August 1, 2005
    TyMetrix recently announced the release of TyMetrix 360º version 1.3, the newest upgrade to TyMetrix's integrated suite of powerful web-based tools. This new release features a refined invoicing tool for greater reporting and enhanced matter grouping capabilities designed to automate business processes for increased management efficiencies in corporate law...
  • Monday, August 1, 2005
    Seyfarth Shaw LLP has announced that Charles M. Modlin has joined the firm as partner in the CorporatePractice Group. He will be resident in the firm's New York office. Previously, Mr. Modlin was a partner in the corporate department of Morrison Cohen LLP.
  • Monday, August 1, 2005
    Grotta, Glassman & Hoffman, p.c. recently welcomed three new attorneys to the firm. Steven J. Luckner is a memberof the firm'sEmployment Litigation Team representing employers in federal, state and administrative courts throughout the country. Kenneth A. Rosenberg represents both public and private employers in all aspects of labor relations and...
  • Monday, August 1, 2005
    Winstron & Strawn LLP announced the hiring of four attorneys from Kahn & Associés, including Sébastien Ducamp, who joins the firm as a partner and head of the office's labor law department. Joining as associates are Barbara Hart, Blaise Deltombe and Vanessa Lerner. Mr. Ducamp, who was co-chair of the labor practice at Kahn, and his team have...
  • Monday, August 1, 2005
    Proskauer Rose has announced a significant expansion of its Paris office with the addition of six partners from Rambaud Martel, one of France's largest and most well-regarded law firms. It is anticipated that they will be joined by up to 15 associates.
  • Monday, August 1, 2005
    Goodwin Procter LLP has announced the addition of Allan S. Brilliant to the firm's Insolvency and Business Reorganization Practice. He joins the firm as a partner in theNew York office and will co-chair the Insolvency and Business Reorganization Practice with Emanuel C.Grillo. Mr. Brilliant concentrates his practice in bankruptcy reorganizations and non-...
  • Monday, August 1, 2005
    Matthew Bender LexisNexis is currently offering a pair of analytical treatises, one focusing on homeland security and one on employee benefits. Matthew Bender rates the Homeland Security Deskbook as THE analytical book on homeland security. This comprehensive guide discusses and analyzes real problems that arise on the post-9/11 world and provides the...
  • Monday, August 1, 2005
    The firm of Ballard Spahr Andrews & Ingersoll, LLP has announced that Gerald J. Pappert, former attorney general of Pennsylvania, has joined the firm's Government Enforcement/White Collar Crime Group. Mr. Pappert, resident in the Philadelphia office, focuses his practice on counseling clients on government and regulatory enforcement issues and...
  • Monday, August 1, 2005
    Even if candidates ace the first interview, they should be prepared to go a few more rounds to prove they're a contender for the job. In a new survey, attorneys polled said that on average they interview candidates four times before extending an employment offer. They cited having little or no knowledge of the company or firm (37 percent) and uncertainty...
  • Monday, August 1, 2005
    Arent Fox PLLC has seen rapid growth of its New York City office since the beginning of 2005. The firm plans to continue growing the office in the near future and is completing construction on two additional floors adjacent to its existing offices at 1675 Broadway. Among the new attorneys in New York:
  • Monday, August 1, 2005
  • Monday, August 1, 2005
    Paul W. Butler has joined Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP as a partner in the firm's white collar criminal defense practice in Washington, DC. In addition to representing clients in Department of Justice and other criminal and civil investigations and litigation, Mr. Butler will counsel clients on national security and Department of Defense-related...
  • Monday, August 1, 2005
    TyMetrix recently announced the release of TyMetrix 360º version 1.3, the newest upgrade to TyMetrix's integrated suite of powerful web-based tools. This new release features a refined invoicing tool for greater reporting and enhanced matter grouping capabilities designed to automate business processes for increased management efficiencies in corporate law...
  • Monday, August 1, 2005
    Stradley Ronon Stevens & Young LLP partner Bennett G. Picker recently received the American Arbitration Association's (AAA) Outstanding Director Award. Mr. Picker, chair of Stradley Ronon's alternative dispute resolution practice group, was selected from more than 80 board members, including 40 who are corporate counsel.
  • Monday, August 1, 2005
    Colorado, which has a successful statewide electronic filing initiative, has signed a three-year contract extension for the use of LexisNexis File & Serve, the e-filing system from LexisNexis U.S., a leading provider of legal, news and business information services, the company announced recently.
  • Monday, August 1, 2005
    Stradley Ronon Stevens & Young, LLP Wilmington, DE, Office Director Claire M. DeMatteis received the Girls Incorporated of Delaware Strong Smart & Bold award at a luncheon held at the DuPont Country Club recently. Ms. DeMatteis was honored for being a role model for girls and young women in the workplace. Girls Incorporated of Delaware advocates...
  • Monday, August 1, 2005
    Corporation Service Company(CSC) has announced that it has executed a stock purchase agreement to acquire 100 percent of the stock of Diligenz, Inc., headquartered in Mukilteo, WA. Closing is subject to regulatory approval.
  • Friday, July 1, 2005
    Understanding insurance issues can mean the difference between collecting a judgment, negotiating a favorable settlement or securing an uncollectible judgment. This area of the law will be the focus this month of a seminar titled Understanding and Analyzing Insurance Policies to be presented by Massachusetts CLE. The program will take place on...
  • Friday, July 1, 2005
    Kirkpatrick & Lockhart Nicholson Graham LLP (K&LNG) Washington partner Charles R. Mills and San Francisco associate Dylan B. Carp have been named Lawyers of the Year by Compliance Reporter's Achievement in Regulatory Compliance Awards (ARC) program.
  • Friday, July 1, 2005
    Goodwin Procter LLP has announced that 53 of its partners were named to the Chambers USA: America's Leading Business Lawyersdirectory. The recently published guide highlights the work of the nation's leading practitioners across a variety of legal disciplines. Goodwin Procter as a firm was ranked number one within the categories of Banking & Finance...
  • Friday, July 1, 2005
    Seyfarth Shaw LLP announced recently that Peter J. Korda and Tracey A. Leitman have joined the firm's New York office as partners in the Real Estate Practice. Mr. Korda comes from Mezz Cap (a commercial real estate finance company) where he was a managing director and chief legal counsel. Ms. Leitman most recently served as senior vice president at Mezz...