Firm and Provider News

  • Sunday, June 1, 2008
    Recommind, a leading provider of enterprise search, automatic categorization and eDiscovery systems for enterprises and law firms, has announced that Top 15 UK law firm Addleshaw Goddard has chosen its MindServer Enterprise Search platform to facilitate search and information access for 1,500 employees across its offices in London, Leeds and Manchester....
  • Sunday, June 1, 2008
    Integreon Managed Solutions, Inc., a global leader in diversifiedknowledge process outsourcing has announced that it has acquired Datum Legal, Inc.,a leading litigation support and electronic data discovery (EDD) company in New York City.Chris Egan, Datum Legal’s founder and CEO, has been named an Integreon SeniorVice President and will oversee the company’...
  • Sunday, June 1, 2008
    Eversheds LLP and Tyco International Ltd announced on May 19 that they have further expanded their ground-breaking multi-jurisdiction engagement. In this next phase, innovative new mutual-profit arrangements will be applied to the management of the company's most complex and highest-priority matters.
  • Sunday, June 1, 2008
    The Legal Times has named Wiley Rein LLP Copyright Practice Chair, Bruce G. Joseph, one of the capital region's ten "Leading Intellectual Property Lawyers" in the areas of copyright and trademark law. A profile of Mr. Joseph in the paper highlights an impressive career that includes his central participation in legislative and inter-industry policy debates...
  • Sunday, June 1, 2008
    William R. Sasso was appointed vice-chair of the Pennsylvania Board of Law Examiners. The Board emphasizes the importance of professional responsibility and character in the legal profession, and evaluates the likelihood of an aspiring lawyer's ability to uphold, and commit to, the standards of the profession. It is empowered by the Supreme Court of...
  • Sunday, June 1, 2008
    Norris McLaughlin & Marcus, P.A. has recently welcomed four new attorneys. Bryan Blaney joined the firm as a member of the Litigation and Criminal/White Collar Groups; Jill Lebowitz as senior counsel with the Estate Planning & Administration and Taxation Groups; Brian C. Anscomb as an associate with the Intellectual Property Law Group, and Oren M....
  • Sunday, June 1, 2008
    Amper, Politziner & Mattia, CPAs, one of the area's largest regional accounting firms, has announced that it is combining with Goldenberg Rosenthal LLP, a Top 100 firm. The combination creates, nationally, a Top 25 firm with 84 partners, 600 total employees and annual revenues of $113 million. The name of the combined firm will be Amper, Politziner...
  • Sunday, June 1, 2008
    Kelley Drye & Warren LLP litigation partner Robert S. Friedman and bankruptcy partner Eric R. Wilson have been selected as winners of the 2008 Burton Awards for Legal Achievement, considered one of the highest literary honors in law. Mr. Friedman and Mr. Wilson will receive the award for their article "The Legal Fallout from the Subprime Crisis"...
  • Sunday, June 1, 2008
    Saul Ewing LLP has announced the addition of L. Oliver Frey to its Philadelphia office as a partner in the Litigation Department. He will concentrate his practice in complex commercial litigation and employment law. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Frey was a shareholder in, and founding member of a Philadelphia-based, mid-sized firm. During his 19-year...
  • Sunday, June 1, 2008
    Holland & Knight will partner with Fordham Graduate Business School to establish and sponsor the Fordham Institute for Family & Private Enterprise. The new Institute is the first university-based center devoted to assisting family-owned businesses located in the New York City area achieve their business goals through educational seminars,...
  • Sunday, June 1, 2008
    Goodwin Procter has announced that Michael D. Maline and Martin C. Glass will join as partner and counsel, respectively, in the firm's 200-lawyer New York office.Both are corporate attorneys focused on equity and debt capital markets transactions, as well as generally counseling on securities law matters.
  • Sunday, June 1, 2008
    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has named TRC's (NYSE: TRR) Energy Services division as a 2008 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year for outstanding energy management and reductions in greenhouse gas emissions. TRC's accomplishments were recognized at an awards ceremony in Washington, DC on April 1, 2008.
  • Sunday, June 1, 2008
    Individuals, small business owners and corporate attorneys seeking to hire legal counsel use resources from Martindale-Hubbell®more than its leading competitor, according to 2007 monthly data by comScore Media Metrix, the industry standard for Internet audience measurement data.
  • Sunday, June 1, 2008
    Thomson Litigation Consulting (TLC), an industry leading provider of Electronic Discovery and Risk Management services, announced the recent formation of the Corporate and Law Firm Advisory Board. The 18 member Advisory Board consists of preeminent AmLaw 250 and Fortune 500 thought leaders whose expertise reflects a cross-section of legal industry sectors...
  • Thursday, May 1, 2008
    Edward R. Levin and Gary L. Lieber, partners in Saul Ewing's Labor, Employment and Employee Benefits Practice Group, have been recognized as Washington, DC Super Lawyers by Law & Politics magazine. The Super Lawyers list honors the top five percent of the lawyers in Washington, DC based on surveys with lawyers throughout the DC area and...
  • Thursday, May 1, 2008
    Chadbourne & Parke has launched a Green Initiative that focuses on recycling and reductions in energy and resource consumption. The Firm has been certified as a "Leader" in the ABA-EPA Law Office Climate Challenge, a joint project of the American Bar Association and the Environmental Protection Agency.The Climate Challenge Program encourages law...
  • Thursday, May 1, 2008
    The law firm of Thompson & Knight LLP has announced that John H. Martin has been inducted as a Fellow of the International Academy of Trial Lawyers (IATL). Mr. Martin is a partner in the Trial Practice Group of Thompson & Knight's Dallas office. He is widely recognized for his legal work and public speaking on the subjects of catastrophic...
  • Thursday, May 1, 2008
    The Final Report in the bankruptcy proceedings of subprime loan specialist New Century Financial Corp, filed by Kirkpatrick & Lockhart Preston Gates Ellis LLP (K&L Gates) partner and court-approved Examiner Michael J. Missal on February 29, 2008, was unsealed by the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware. Concluding an eight-...
  • Thursday, May 1, 2008
    Eisner LLP has announced that Ronald E. Taylor has joined the firm as director of recruiting operations and diversity.
  • Thursday, May 1, 2008
    Protiviti Inc., a leading global provider of internal audit and risk and advisory services, has released the fourth edition of its resource guide about Section 404 of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act - Guide to the Sarbanes-Oxley Act: Internal Control Reporting Requirements. The guide answers 258 frequently asked questions about Section 404 and other related topics...
  • Thursday, May 1, 2008
    Sills Cummis & Gross P.C. has announced that attorneys Thomas Jay Hall, John C. Phillips, Steven R. Tombalakian, Noah Bronkesh, Peter M. Flannery, Andrew Lettington and Robert Axel Kasuba wrote and edited New Jersey Land Use - 2nd Edition, published by Juris Publishing.
  • Thursday, May 1, 2008
    Young Conaway Stargatt & Taylor, LLP, is pleased to recognize Partner Edwin J. Harron and Associate Monté T. Squire for providing exemplary pro bono legal service to the community and the bar. The attorneys are this year's recipients of the H. James Conaway Jr. and William F. Taylor Pro Bono Awards. Each year, Young Conaway honors two attorneys...
  • Thursday, May 1, 2008
    Kenneth M. Jarin, a partner in the Labor, Employment & Immigration Group at Ballard Spahr Andrews & Ingersoll, LLP, served as a guest speaker to a law class at Temple University's Master of Laws Program in Beijing, China.
  • Thursday, May 1, 2008
    Cozen O'Connor has announced that Scott W. Reid has been named the chair of the firm's diversity committee. In this position, Mr. Reid will direct Cozen's initiatives aimed at the retention and recruitment of lawyers with a wide range of backgrounds and experiences as a part of the firm's ongoing commitment to foster diversity. Mr. Reid joined the firm...
  • Thursday, May 1, 2008
    Stradley Ronon Managing Partner Jeff Lutsky was appointed to the board of directors for the Philadelphia and Vicinity YMCA. He will participate in a number of activities aimed at advancing the mission of the YMCA to improve the community and its families. As Stradley Ronon's managing partner, Mr. Lutsky manages more than 180 attorneys in seven offices...