Announcements

  • Thursday, October 4, 2018
      EisnerAmper LLP announced that it has admitted several new partners—accounting and finance professionals who have years of experience successfully serving clients, the firm and the accounting profession.   EisnerAmper's new partners are:   Katie Brandtjen Katie is in the Financial Services Group at the San Francisco, CA, office....
  • Monday, October 1, 2018
    Kristyl M. Berckes, an Associate of law firm Norris McLaughlin, P.A., has been appointed to the New Jersey State Bar Association (NJSBA) Appellate Practice Committee for the 2018-2019 term.  The committee is essential to advancing the interests of the NJSBA, the legal profession, and the general public.  Members address all issues affecting...
  • Friday, October 12, 2018
      McNees Wallace & Nurick LLC announced Brian Jackson has been elected Chair of the firm and Donna Kreiser and Mark Van Blargan as Members of the Management Committee, effective November 1, 2018. Brian Jackson will succeed David Kleppinger who has held the position of Chair for the past 12 years. Brian has been a member of the firmwide...
  • Thursday, October 4, 2018
    Barnes & Thornburg LLP has added Ryan J. Barncastle as a partner in the Corporate Department in Los Angeles. Previously, Barncastle was a partner at Raines Feldman LLP.  Barncastle represents sophisticated businesses, real estate companies, family offices, entrepreneurs and investors in complex transactional matters. His corporate practice...
  • Monday, October 1, 2018
    Anthony R. Caruso, a Member of law firm Norris McLaughlin, P.A., and Chair of its Sports, Media, and Entertainment (SME) Law Practice Group, will be a panelist for the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law Sports Law Society’s “Free Speech and Sports.” The panel will discuss protest speech invoking the First Amendment’s values and...
  • Thursday, October 11, 2018
    Technology Concepts & Design, Inc. (TCDI) announced a new initiative designed to provide jobs for military spouses who are licensed attorneys, Juris Doctor degree holders and other legal professionals. The Military Spouse Managed Review program (MSMR) will connect qualified legal professionals across the United States with ongoing contract and full...
  • Thursday, October 4, 2018
    Jones Day announced that Patrick Belville has joined its Detroit Office as a partner in the Firm's M&A Practice. Mr. Belville rejoins the Firm, having spent the past four years as Vice President and Associate General Counsel, M&A, of Cardinal Health Inc., a global Fortune 20 healthcare company and longtime Jones Day client. Tim Melton,...
  • Monday, October 1, 2018
    The Accord Project has announced the addition of several global law firms and organizations as new members and collaborators, including Clifford Chance. The Accord Project is a community initiative to develop an industry-led specification and open source technology and for smart legal contracts based off industry-driven requirements for transactional legal...
  • Wednesday, October 17, 2018
    FTI Consulting, Inc. announced the appointment of John-Henry Eversgerd and Fiona Hansen as Senior Managing Directors within the Forensic & Litigation Consulting segment, enhancing the firm’s disputes and valuation strength in Australia. Mr. Eversgerd will be based in Sydney, and Ms. Hansen will be based in Melbourne...
  • Thursday, October 11, 2018
    Rebecca Brophy has joined McGuireWoods’ highly ranked mergers and acquisitions practice as a partner in Raleigh, North Carolina, further expanding the firm’s transactional capabilities nationwide and in the fast-growing Research Triangle region.   Brophy represents public and private companies, private equity funds and venture capital...
  • Wednesday, October 17, 2018
    EisnerAmper LLP announced that Rod Smith has joined the firm as a partner in the Assurance and Technology Control Services Practice within the Audit Group. He will specialize in A&A, IT audits, public companies, SOC reports, reporting standards and internal controls.   Rod has more than 25 years of experience in professional services,...
  • Friday, September 7, 2018
    Accomplished deal lawyer Stuart Rasley has joined McGuireWoods as a partner in Dallas, continuing the strategic expansion of the firm’s highly ranked private equity industry team.  Rasley advises public and private companies, investors and financial institutions in M&A, private equity and securities transactions, and other corporate...
  • Friday, September 7, 2018
    Pro Bono Institute (PBI) announced today that it will present Covington & Burling with its John H. Pickering Award at its 2018 Annual Dinner on October 4 in New York. Covington, a founding member of PBI's Law Firm Pro Bono Project and a charter signatory to the Law Firm Pro Bono Challenge® initiative, is receiving this award in recognition...
  • Friday, September 7, 2018
    Burns & Levinson announced that partner Ann Hetherwick (“Hether”) Cahill was appointed Co-Chair of the Boston Bar Association’s Fiduciary Litigation Committee of the Trusts & Estates Section. Her two-year term began on September 1, 2018.   As a partner in the firm’s Private Client Group, Cahill represents trust...
  • Friday, September 7, 2018
    Clifford Chance announced the hire of legal technology entrepreneur Jeroen Plink as CEO of Clifford Chance Applied Solutions, the home to the firm's expanding range of digital products which combine the firm's legal expertise with technology to solve complex, large-scale client challenges. Jeroen will be based in Clifford Chance's New York...
  • Monday, September 24, 2018
    McGuireWoods has bolstered its significant regulatory and compliance capabilities with the arrival of Dave Franchina, one of North Carolina’s top-ranked environmental lawyers. Franchina, a Charlotte partner, brings more than three decades of experience advising clients on project development, environmental litigation and dispute resolution,...
  • Friday, September 21, 2018
    For the fourth consecutive year, Fragomen, a global firm dedicated exclusively to immigration services, is sending several contingents of attorneys to provide pro bono services to immigrant families at detention centers in Texas.   With detention and asylum issues at the southern border gripping the national immigration debate, and decisions...
  • Thursday, September 27, 2018
    UnitedLex announced the appointment of Nicholas (Nick) Hinton as chief financial officer (CFO). Hinton joins UnitedLex from Cunningham Lindsey, a global claims, management, and risk solutions firm that was recently acquired as part of a major private equity transaction, where he served for four years as CFO. In this role, he managed a global...
  • Friday, September 21, 2018
    FTI Consulting, Inc. announced the addition of Brent Bersin and Kaarle Rautio in the Dispute Advisory Services practice within the firm’s Forensic & Litigation Consulting segment.   The appointments will enhance the firm’s expertise in the energy sector and a variety of other industries, including...
  • Monday, September 24, 2018
    Myron Rabij, a 25-year cross-border transactional lawyer most closely associated with M&A and energy deals in eastern and central Europe, has joined McCarter & English as a partner.   Rabij is a member of McCarter’s Corporate, Securities and Business Transactions Practice Group. He also will regularly collaborate with the firm’s...
  • Tuesday, September 18, 2018
    Norris McLaughlin, P.A. welcomes Ellen M. Harris to its Real Estate & Finance Practice Group. Harris, who joins the firm after 12 years as Chief Legal Officer at Newark Housing Authority, has a strong background in municipal and federal law, contract negotiations, arbitration, mediation, transactional real estate, and eminent domain...
  • Friday, August 10, 2018
    Clifford Chance announced that Victor Levy has joined its Private Funds group as a Corporate partner in New York. Levy started his career at Clifford Chance, where he focused on private funds and structured credit vehicles, and was with the Firm for nearly nine years. He rejoins from DLA Piper, where he was made partner in 2015. Levy has extensive...
  • Thursday, August 2, 2018
      Noted finance attorney Thomas Draper has joined Foley Hoag LLP as a partner in the Business Department and Co-Chair of the Debt Finance Practice. He is resident in the firm’s Boston office.   Draper represents companies and private equity sponsors in a range of acquisition financing transactions, including asset-based credits and large...
  • Wednesday, August 8, 2018
    EisnerAmper LLP, a premier accounting and business advisory services firm, announced the opening of a new downtown office in West Palm Beach, Florida. The office is conveniently located (at 515 North Flagler Drive, Suite P-300) so as to best service clients in the financial services, life science and technology, real estate, professional...
  • Friday, August 10, 2018
    The American College of Environmental Lawyers recently announced the election of 24 new Fellows and two Honorary Fellows.  Included in this group of attorneys from throughout the nation is Edward A. Hogan, a Member of law firm Norris McLaughlin & Marcus, P.A., and Co-Chair of its Environmental Law Group.   ACOEL President, John C. Cruden...

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