Announcements

  • Friday, December 22, 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.   Walker works with developers, operators and non-operators acquiring, selling, operating and developing oil...
  • Thursday, December 28, 2017
    Fish & Richardson has been recognized as a 2017 Top Performer by the Leadership Council on Legal Diversity (LCLD) for being one of the most active and supportive members of LCLD and its mission over the past year.    All of the Top Performer member organizations nominated at least one 2017 Fellow. Most Top Performers nominated Pathfinders...
  • Friday, December 22, 2017
    FTI Consulting, Inc. (NYSE:FCN) announced that C. Paul Wazzan, Ph.D. has joined the firm’s Dispute Advisory Services practice within its Forensic & Litigation Consulting segment as a Senior Managing Director.   Dr. Wazzan, who will be based in FTI Consulting’s Century City office in Los Angeles, will focus on providing financial,...
  • Friday, December 22, 2017
    Elliot Katz, a leading authority on legal and policy issues pertaining to connected and automated vehicles, has joined McGuireWoods as a partner in San Francisco, continuing an expansion of the firm’s market-leading capabilities for businesses in the automotive sector.    Katz will lead the firm’s Connected and Automated Vehicle...
  • Wednesday, November 15, 2017
    The Minority Corporate Counsel Association (MCCA) announced Evan Wolfson as the honoree of the 2017 Paula L. Ettelbrick Award, which celebrates unparalleled achievement by an individual or an organization in advancing lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender attorneys. The award is named for the late Paula L. Ettelbrick, whose work of organizations like...
  • Monday, November 27, 2017
    Wolters Kluwer’s ELM Solutions named Scott Fuller of Applied Materials and Tariq Abdullah of Walmart as the honorees of its first ever Legal Innovator Awards. The awards, which recognize forward-thinking individuals within corporate legal and claims departments who have transformed and enhanced their organizations’ legal operations, were...
  • Thursday, November 30, 2017
    The Jewish Community Foundation of Los Angeles (The Foundation) announced that it has hired Ellen R.Z. Rosen as general counsel. Rosen succeeds Susan C. Mattisinko, who held the position since 2012 and is now the executive director of a private family foundation.   Foundation President and Chief Executive Officer Marvin I. Schotland stated: “We...
  • Wednesday, November 15, 2017
    In October, Fragomen sent a contingent of fifteen professionals—13 attorneys (seven of whom are partners) and two paralegals—to provide pro bono legal services for a full week at the South Texas Family Residential Center in Dilley, Texas. This facility serves as a detention center for immigrant families (women and children), mostly...
  • Wednesday, November 15, 2017
    On October 12, 2017 Pro Bono Partnership (the Partnership) celebrated at its 20th Anniversary Gala with more than 600 supporters – including volunteer lawyers, law firm and corporate executives, and clients – at Cipriani 42nd Street in New York City. The evening focused on the organization’s 20 years of providing free legal...
  • Wednesday, November 15, 2017
    Fragomen, the world’s leading provider of immigration services worldwide and a member of both the Am Law 100 and the Am Law Global 100, is pleased to announce the addition of Steven Huang as a Partner in the firm’s Mainland China practice. Mr. Huang is based in the firm’s Shanghai office, and brings extensive experience providing inbound...
  • Wednesday, November 15, 2017
    Fish & Richardson announced that Jayme Partridge has joined the firm’s Houston office as a principal in its Litigation Group, where she will continue to focus her practice on complex intellectual property litigation. Previously, Partridge was a partner at Patterson + Sheridan. She also spent two years as in-house litigation counsel for...
  • Wednesday, November 15, 2017
    Sills Cummis & Gross is pleased to announce that Steven M. Gellerstein, Lucas F. Hammonds and Vincent R. Lodato were named Of Counsel to the Firm. Steven M. Gellerstein practices in the areas of commercial real estate and business law. His commercial real estate practice covers the acquisition, sale and financing of real property. He has extensive...
  • Monday, November 27, 2017
    QDiscovery, a leader in eDiscovery and digital forensic solutions and services, announced that the company’s QMobile Insight solution has been awarded Relativity’s 2017 Innovation Award in the category of Best Innovation: Community Choice. QMobile Insight offers a new approach to easily integrate mobile data into Relativity, allowing...
  • Wednesday, November 15, 2017
    James P. DeAngelo of McNees Wallace & Nurick LLC, was awarded Jeffrey A. Ernico Award for his pro bono work from the Pennsylvania Bar Association (PBA). DeAngelo received the award at the September 27 annual fall membership meeting of the Dauphin County Bar Association. The Ernico Award celebrates the pro bono accomplishments of Harrisburg attorney...
  • Monday, November 27, 2017
    AlixPartners, the global consulting firm, announced the appointment of Richard Lee as a managing director in the firm’s Financial Advisory Services practice. He will work from the firm’s Dallas office.   Richard has deep experience in valuations, forensic-accounting investigations, economic-damages analysis and other financial...
  • Wednesday, November 15, 2017
    FTI Consulting, Inc. announced the appointment of new global leadership for the firm’s Forensic & Litigation Consulting and Strategic Communications segments, effective January 1, 2018. Paul Ficca, who previously served as Global Leader of the Construction Solutions practice within the Forensic & Litigation Consulting segment, has been named...
  • Monday, November 27, 2017
    Bridgewater-based law firm Norris McLaughlin & Marcus, P.A., led a charitable initiative this year to support active duty military and veterans. The firm hosted fundraisers and collection drives throughout the year to benefit multiple charities including Pets for Patriots, Your Grateful Nation, United War Veterans Council, Operation Gratitude, and...
  • Tuesday, November 28, 2017
    AlixPartners, the global consulting firm, announced the appointment of John Riley as a managing director in the firm’s Financial Advisory Services practice. He will work from AlixPartners’ Washington, D.C. office.   With more than 30 years of experience in his field, John is a leading expert in advising public companies on complex...
  • Wednesday, October 18, 2017
    Burns & Levinson announced today that Peter McLaughlin, a highly respected cybersecurity and data privacy attorney, has joined the firm as a partner in its rapidly expanding Intellectual Property (IP) Group. McLaughlin has nearly 20 years of experience advising U.S. and international clients on their handling of corporate and personal...
  • Wednesday, October 18, 2017
    Fragomen, the world’s leading provider of immigration services, is pleased to announce the appointment of Caitlin Miner-Le Grand as the firm’s latest “Fragomen Fellow” effective September 25, 2017. The Fragomen Fellowship, established more than a decade ago, is a two-year rotating position the firm’s New York office...
  • Monday, October 9, 2017
    Jones Day has announced that Sarah Levine and Karl Remón Thompson, both former senior officials at the United States Department of Justice, and Dean Griffith, formerly of the Federal Aviation Administration, have joined the global law firm in Washington. Sarah Levine Ms. Levine is joining Jones Day as a partner in the Firm's ...
  • Monday, October 9, 2017
    Jones Day has announced that Benjamin Mizer and Shirlethia Franklin, both formerly of the U.S. Department of Justice, have joined the global law firm in Washington, D.C. Mr. Mizer joins the Issues & Appeals Practice as a partner, while Ms. Franklin joins the Firm as of counsel in its Business & Tort Litigation...
  • Wednesday, October 18, 2017
    Debo Adesina has joined McGuireWoods’ private equity industry team as senior counsel in Dallas, bringing a broad range of experience providing strategic guidance to private equity clients as a deal lawyer and adviser. Adesina advises private equity funds and their portfolio companies on mergers and acquisitions, divestitures and...
  • Tuesday, January 24, 2017
    By David Kleppinger, Chairman of McNees Wallace & Nurick With 135 top-tier lawyers and 275 staff members, the law firm of McNees Wallace and Nurick is similar to any large business, but with one significant difference. Unlike any other company, all of our shareholders live in the same firm with the chairman, and a large majority of them in the same...
  • Thursday, April 14, 2016
    Last weekend, Sheppard Mullin partner Peter Carson was elected President of the American College of Commercial Finance Lawyers at its annual Meeting in Montreal.   The College,  an honorary professional association of over 300 distinguished practitioners, jurists and academics, promotes the field of commercial finance law, including through...

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