Firm and Provider News

  • Tuesday, July 1, 2008
    CPA, the leading provider of outsourced legal supportservices and the world's top intellectual property (IP) management specialist,has announced that the company has been awarded the number one ranking in the“Contract & Legal Document Review” category,and the number two overall position in the 2008 Black Book of Outsourcing’s TopLegal Process...
  • Tuesday, July 1, 2008
    Stradley Ronon Stevens & Young, LLP hosted Philadelphia Mayor Michael A. Nutter at the firm's diversity group event at the National Liberty Museum in Philadelphia. Mayor Nutter praised Stradley Ronon's efforts and urged all law firms in Philadelphia to follow their example by working to increase minority-attorney retention rates. As a founding...
  • Tuesday, July 1, 2008
    Goodwin Procter LLP has announced that the firm will be honored in Boston with the 2008 Pro Bono Law Firm of the Year Award, given annually by the Political Asylum/Immigration Representation Project (PAIR). PAIR is a non-profit organization committed to providing legal services to secure the safety and freedom of asylum-seekers and to promote the rights of...
  • Tuesday, July 1, 2008
    Orlan M. Johnson, a Partner in the Firm's Business Department in Washington, DC, was recently named to the Board of Directors for the National Aquarium in Baltimore. He will serve a three-year term. Mr. Johnson focuses his practice on general corporate and energy regulatory matters, complex business transactions and federal and state regulatory issues...
  • Tuesday, July 1, 2008
    Protiviti Inc., a leading global provider of internal audit and risk and advisory services, has released the results of its second annual survey of internal audit professionals and their competencies in key knowledge areas. The study, 2008 Internal Audit Capabilities and Needs Survey, found that in general technical knowledge three items ranked highest...
  • Tuesday, July 1, 2008
    Eileen D. Millett, partner in the New York offices of Gibbons PC, has been elected Member-at-Large of the Executive Committee of the NYS Bar. She previously served as General Counsel to the Interstate Environmental Commission, Assistant Deputy Commissioner on Legal Affairs and Trials for the New York City Police Department, and Department of Personnel...
  • Tuesday, July 1, 2008
    McKool Smith has announced the addition of intellectual property attorney Ann Schofield Baker to lead the firm's national trademark litigation practice. Ms. Schofield Baker joined the firm as a principal.She has extensive experience handling intellectual property litigation, including many trademark, infringement, unfair competition, and dilution...
  • Tuesday, July 1, 2008
    Annmarie Simeone, Member with the law firm of Norris McLaughlin & Marcus, P.A., has been elected to serve on the New Jersey Women Lawyers' Association Board of Directors as Co-Director of the Women's Leadership Resources Committee for the 2008-09 term. The Women's Leadership Resources Committee engages in statewide efforts to support and promote...
  • Tuesday, July 1, 2008
    Recommind, a leading provider of automatic categorization, enterprise search and eDiscovery systems for law firms and enterprises, has announced that it has been named a leader in the May, 2008 Forrester Wave: Enterprise Search report, Q2 2008.
  • Sunday, June 1, 2008
    Loeb & Loeb has announced that Jeremy D. Margolis and Robert M. Andalman have joined the firm's Chicago office as partners in the Litigation Department and in the White Collar Criminal Defense, Corporate Compliance and Investigations Group. Both join from Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal LLP where they were partners and Mr. Margolis served as co-chair...
  • 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...
  • 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
    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
    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
    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
    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
    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
    Forthright, a global provider of transaction processing and resolution solutions, has announced its formal entrance into the marketplace as an independent company. Spun off from the National Arbitration Forum in late 2007, Forthright is the nation's premier provider of transaction processing and claims administration services in the dispute resolution...
  • 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
    The firm of Thompson & Knight LLP has announced that partner and Chief Diversity Officer Pauline E. Higgins has been named president of the Association of Law Firm Diversity Professionals (ALFDP). The ALFDP was established in 2006, and Ms. Higgins will serve a term of two years.