Announcements

  • Friday, December 7, 2018
      EisnerAmper LLP is pleased to announce that approximately 90 Staff I’s recently attended several days of training and orientation at the firm’s Metro Park facility in Iselin, NJ. This group of nearly 90 new staff came together from EisnerAmper’s offices across the U.S. and represented the largest start class in the firm’s...
  • Tuesday, December 4, 2018
      EisnerAmper managing director Deborah Friedland was acknowledged by the Turnaround Management Association (TMA) for “Mid-Sized Transaction of the Year.” She led a transaction team that worked on the Westin Lombard Yorktown Center, an Illinois-based hotel. The Chapter 11 reorganization plan included the successful restructuring...
  • Tuesday, December 4, 2018
      The British Government announced the recipients of the 2019 Marshall Scholarships, the largest class in the scholarship program’s 65-year history. 48 outstanding undergraduate students from across the United States were selected, marking the third straight year in which the number of awards has grown and a 50 percent increase in scholarships...
  • Monday, November 19, 2018
      On October 17, 2018, Pro Bono Partnership (the Partnership) celebrated its 21st Anniversary Gala at a sold-out event at Cipriani 42nd Street in New York City, raising more than $1.8 million for its programs. Thanks to the generous contributions of Gala honorees and more than 700 supporters including volunteer lawyers, law firm and corporate...
  • Monday, November 12, 2018
      The Human Trafficking Legal Center's board of directors recently named McGuireWoods “Litigation Firm of the Year” for its pro bono work securing the largest known single-plaintiff trafficking award in U.S. history. The firm was honored during the center’s second annual On My Side Awards reception in Washington, D.C.   A...
  • Monday, November 12, 2018
      EisnerAmper announced that it has launched a Qualified Opportunity Funds (QOF) full-service offering for investors, real estate developers and fund sponsors. As part of the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, QOFs provide significant tax and economic benefits for investors in targeted communities (zones) in...
  • Monday, November 26, 2018
      The American Association of Law Libraries (AALL) officially announces that having recently concluded its membership elections for terms beginning in July 2019, Emily R. Florio will serve a one-year term as the organization’s vice president/president elect and Cornell H. Winston as its treasurer. Emily Janoski-Haehlen and Jason Sowards were...
  • Thursday, November 15, 2018
      McGuireWoods elected 17 new partners effective Jan. 1, 2019. The new class spans eight of the firm’s offices and a dozen litigation and corporate practice areas. “We are proud to welcome these talented and accomplished lawyers into the partnership,” said J. Tracy Walker IV, McGuireWoods’ managing partner....
  • Friday, November 9, 2018
      Lawyers Alliance for New York 2018 Cornerstone Award Winners (Back row, left to right) Junaid H. Chida of Institutional Honoree O’Melveny & Myers LLP; Chirag K. Dedania, Latham & Watkins LLP; Richard Horowitz, Dechert LLP; Irah Donner, Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP; Marc Kushner, Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP; Grace Ang, UBS;...
  • Wednesday, November 21, 2018
      Little League® International officially announced the promotion of Karl Eckweiler, Little League Chief Legal Counsel, to Senior Vice President and Chief Legal Officer. The promotion comes as part of an overall change to the executive leadership structure of Little League International, making Mr. Eckweiler one of five chief...
  • Friday, November 30, 2018
      Gilbert Dickey, a recent law clerk for U.S. Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas, has joined McGuireWoods’ nationally recognized appellate practice in Washington, D.C. He is one of seven former Supreme Court law clerks in the firm’s litigation practices. Dickey clerked for Thomas during the court’s 2017-2018 term. Before that, he...
  • Tuesday, November 20, 2018
      The new partners and counsel are based in the firm's Frankfurt, London, New York and Silicon Valley offices. Partners James Bromley, Private Funds (London) Jessica Falk, Complex Commercial Litigation (New York) Ludger Kempf, Tax (Frankfurt) Cassie Kimmelman, Private Funds (New York) Shawn Kodes, Structured Finance (New York) Justin Lee, Banking...
  • Friday, November 30, 2018
      FTI Consulting, Inc. announced the appointment of David Williamsas a Managing Director in the Global Risk & Investigations Practice (“GRIP”) within the firm’s Forensic & Litigation Consulting segment. Based in New York, Mr. Williams has 25 years of financial investigative and litigation...
  • Wednesday, November 28, 2018
      FTI Consulting, Inc. announced the expansion of its Forensic Accounting & Advisory Servicespractice within the firm’s Forensic & Litigation Consulting segment with the addition of two leading broker-dealer professionals. Christopher Chatfield and Anthony Italiano join as Senior Managing Directors...
  • Tuesday, November 27, 2018
      On December 3, EisnerAmper will move into its new operating space in the Financial District at One California Street, Suite 1700, San Francisco, CA  94111, overlooking the Embarcadero. The move was prompted by the firm’s continued growth in California, along with the need for state-of-the-art processes and workspaces that...
  • Monday, November 19, 2018
      Zapproved LLC announced the addition of David P. Smith ​as Chief Technology Officer ​and Chief Information Security Officer, Tom Pickett as Chief Financial Officer, and Susy Dunn ​​as Chief People Officer. The executives join Zapproved’s rapidly scaling organization to assist in driving the company’s product and infrastructure...
  • Thursday, November 15, 2018
      Winston & Strawn partner receives ADL Schoenbrun Jurisprudence Award, Obelisk Juror’s Award on back-to-back days Prominent Texas litigator Steve Stodghill, partner in the Dallas office of Winston & Strawn, was honored with two prestigious awards this month. On November 15 he was presented with the Anti-Defamation League’s (ADL)...
  • Monday, October 29, 2018
      McGuireWoods’ Carter Arey and Angela Zimmern received the 2018 Distinguished Pro Bono Service Award, a lifetime achievement honor presented by the Charlotte Center for Legal Advocacy, the Council for Children’s Rights and Legal Aid of North Carolina. The two senior counsel received the honor Oct. 23 during the...
  • 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, October 26, 2018
      Lana A. Olson of Birmingham, Alabama was elected Secretary-Treasurer of DRI-The Voice of the Defense Bar at the organization’s annual meeting in San Francisco. Established in 1960, DRI is the largest organization in the country to exclusively represent defense bar attorneys. As secretary-treasurer, Olson is a member of DRI’s Executive...
  • 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 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...
  • Wednesday, October 24, 2018
      FTI Consulting, Inc. announced the expansion of its Forensic Accounting & Advisory Services practice within the firm’s Forensic & Litigation Consulting segment with the addition of Robert Baker and Christopher Brown as Senior Managing Directors and Peter Kyviakidis as a Managing...
  • Thursday, October 18, 2018
      FTI Consulting, Inc. announced the appointment of five Senior Managing Directors in the Middle East, the United Kingdom and India. The addition of Paul Walker, Amit Jaju, Andrew Pimlott, Muthmainur Rahman and Brian Stuart further enhances the firm’s international forensic technology and data & analytics capabilities to...
  • 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...

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