Firm and Provider News

  • Wednesday, November 15, 2017
    Clifford Chance advised Griffis Residential on its first institutional capital raise, Griffis Premium Apartment Fund IV, which raised $407 million and closed on September 1, 2017. Griffis Residential’s new multifamily fund beat its target by more than $100 million.
  • Wednesday, November 15, 2017
    Wolters Kluwer Legal & Regulatory U.S. announced that General Counsel Navigator, the company’s leading workflow solution for corporate counsel professionals, has been redesigned and relaunched on a new platform. Designed by in-house counsel, the solution features a new, intuitive user interface and search capabilities, providing users...
  • Wednesday, November 15, 2017
    Clifford Chance advised GSO Capital Partners LP (“GSO”), the global credit investment platform of The Blackstone Group L.P., on the fundraising of an opportunistic credit fund, GSO Diamond Portfolio Fund. The fundraising process took less than two months and resulted in a "one and done" fund closing on approximately US$950 million in...
  • Monday, November 13, 2017
    McGuireWoods lawyers advised Andeavor Logistics LP in its acquisition of $445 million in oil storage and terminal assets in Anacortes, Washington, from affiliates of the refining company Andeavor. The deal closed Nov. 8.   The assets include tankage that can hold 3.9 million barrels of crude oil and other storage for raw materials and refined products...
  • Wednesday, October 18, 2017
    Fish & Richardson has launched a new Mayo/Myriad Life Sciences Tracker online resource designed to help its intellectual property clients stay informed and up to date on significant decisions in which the patent eligibility of life science claims is addressed under Mayo or Myriad.   
  • Tuesday, October 10, 2017
    RVM Enterprises, Inc. has acquired media restorations and forensics firm The Oliver Group. The Oliver Group enhances RVM's reach with its capabilities in media restoration, cataloging and preservation.
  • Thursday, September 14, 2017
    Clifford Chance announced that partners Joshua Berman and Glen Donath and counsel Joshua Fitzhugh have joined its Americas Litigation & Dispute Resolution practice. They will be resident in the Firm's Washington, DC office.
  • Thursday, September 14, 2017
    Mars, Incorporated and VCA Inc. today announced the successful completion of Mars' previously announced acquisition of VCA. On January 9, 2017, Mars and VCA announced that they had entered into an agreement for Mars to acquire VCA for $93 per share in a transaction valued at approximately $9.1 billion. VCA will operate as a distinct and separate...
  • Thursday, September 14, 2017
    Akin Gump advised Genesis Energy, LP on its pending $1.3 billion acquisition of the world’s largest natural soda ash producer and the related financings.
  • Wednesday, September 13, 2017
    Sills Cummis & Gross is pleased to announce the addition of Associates Corey Klein, Melody M. Lins and Valerie L. Weiss: – Mr. Klein joins the Firm’s Real Estate Department.  Mr. Klein focuses on land use, redevelopment, zoning and related litigation.  He received a J.D. from Seton Hall University School of Law in 2012 and a B.A....
  • Wednesday, September 13, 2017
    Burns & Levinson announced today that partner Paul Mastrocola, co-chair of the firm’s Business Litigation and Dispute Resolution group, has completed the MCLE program to become a certified civil mediator.
  • Wednesday, September 13, 2017
    McNees Wallace & Nurick attorney Kandice K. Hull was accepted into membership with the Litigation Counsel of America (LCA), an invitation-only trial lawyer honorary society established to reflect the new face of the American bar.
  • Wednesday, September 13, 2017
    Attorney Bradley A. Walker joined McNees Wallace & Nurick LLC on Sept. 1. Since 2009, Walker practiced at Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC where he focused on corporate, banking and real estate work, as well as the oil and gas industry.
  • Wednesday, September 13, 2017
    Database Summarizes Recent Precedential Intellectual Property Decisions from the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and the U.S. Supreme Court
  • Wednesday, September 13, 2017
    FTI Consulting, Inc. (NYSE:FCN) announced that C. Paul Wazzan, Ph.D.
  • Wednesday, September 13, 2017
    MCCA, the Minority Corporate Counsel Association, announced today the five finalists for the 2017 Employer of Choice Awards. The Employer of Choice Award is designed to spotlight industry leaders who have a commitment to and succeed at creating and building an inclusive corporate legal department that will make MCCA’s vision “to make the next...
  • Wednesday, September 13, 2017
    Akin Gump announced that Courtney S. York has joined the firm as a partner in its corporate practice in Dallas. Ms. York, previously a partner at Baker Botts, is a seasoned M&A practitioner with a strong industry focus in the telecommunications, media and technology (TMT) industries.
  • Wednesday, September 13, 2017
    Leonard J. Marsico, a partner in McGuireWoods’ Pittsburgh and Washington, D.C., offices and a leading litigator focused on serving energy industry clients, has been appointed by Energy Secretary Rick Perry to a seat on the Department of Energy’s National Coal Council.
  • Wednesday, September 13, 2017
    MCCA, the Minority Corporate Counsel Association, announced today the five finalists for the 2017 Employer of Choice Awards. The Employer of Choice Award is designed to spotlight industry leaders who have a commitment to and succeed at creating and building an inclusive corporate legal department that will make MCCA’s vision “to make the next...
  • Wednesday, September 13, 2017
    McNees Wallace & Nurick will host its first Food & Beverage Seminar on September 14 at the Hollywood Casino in Grantville, Pa. from noon until 5 p.m. The seminar will focus on current trends in the food and beverage industry and will feature McNees attorneys covering issues in marketing, labor and employment and recalls, with a closing panel...
  • Wednesday, September 13, 2017
    FTI Consulting, Inc. (NYSE:FCN) today announced a partnership with Exterro Inc., the preferred provider of software specifically designed for in-house legal and IT teams at Global 2000 and AmLaw 200 organizations, that will provide users of the Exterro Orchestrated E-Discovery Suite with expert e-discovery consulting and services from the Technology segment...
  • Wednesday, September 13, 2017
    FTI Consulting, Inc. (NYSE:FCN) today announced that Cheryl Davis, former Director for Cybersecurity Policy at the U.S. National Security Council and Principal Director of Cyber Policy at the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, has joined the firm’s cross-segment cybersecurity team as a Managing Director in its Technology segment.
  • Wednesday, September 13, 2017
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  • Tuesday, August 15, 2017
    Visual, Interactive Analysis of Social Network and Communication Patterns Integrated into Document Review Platform 
  • Tuesday, August 15, 2017
    Partnership Extends FTI Consulting’s Client-Centric Approach to Meeting E-Discovery and Data Governance Challenges