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Squire Sanders Completes Combination With Hammonds
Posted on 5 Jan 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Squire, Sanders & Dempsey has completed its combination with Hammonds LLP, launching a global legal practice of approximately 1,275 lawyers working in 37 offices throughout the world. The combination talks between Squire Sanders... Read More

Squire Sanders And Hammonds Law Firms To Combine
Posted on 1 Dec 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Partners with U.S.-based Squire, Sanders & Dempsey L.L.P. and UK-based Hammonds LLP have approved a combination agreement that creates a new top-tier global legal practice to provide clients worldwide with comprehensive legal counsel... Read More

Nationally Prominent Trial Lawyer Billy Martin Joins Dorsey's Washington, D.C., Office
Posted on 6 May 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

WASHINGTON, D.C. - International law firm Dorsey & Whitney LLP has announced a significant addition to its firmwide Trial Group. Renowned trial lawyer William ("Billy") Martin has joined Dorsey as a partner in its Washington, D.C. office... Read More

Simpson Thacher Names Paul Curnin, Thomas Rice Co-Heads Of Litigation
Posted on 13 Apr 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

NEW YORK - Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP has announced that Paul C. Curnin and Thomas C. Rice have been appointed as co-heads of the firm's Litigation practice. Curnin, 49, is a leading litigator in the areas of securities litigation, government... Read More

IP Litigator Vernon M. Winters Joins Sidley's San Francisco Office
Posted on 10 Feb 2012 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

SAN FRANCISCO - Sidley Austin LLP has announced that Vernon M. Winters joined its San Francisco office as a partner in the intellectual property litigation practice, effective Jan. 1, 2012. Winters focuses his practice on complex patent and patent license... Read More

Squire Sanders Promotes 18 Lawyers To Partnership
Posted on 27 Apr 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Squire Sanders has admitted 18 lawyers into the partnership, marking the first set of promotions completed by Squire Sanders since combining with Hammonds LLP on Jan. 1, 2011. In addition, three lawyers were promoted to principal. ... Read More

Weil Elects 7 Lawyers To Partnership
Posted on 17 Dec 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

NEW YORK - International law firm Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP announced today that the following individuals will be partners and counsel of the firm, effective Jan. 1, 2011. Partners: Joshua Amsel, New York - Securities... Read More

Class Of 2011 Reflects Greenberg Traurig's Diversified Platform
Posted on 6 Apr 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

NEW YORK - The international law firm Greenberg Traurig LLP has elevated 51 attorneys to shareholder or of counsel positions. Reflecting the firm's diversified platform and wide-ranging legal experience, the new 2011 class represents 19 different... Read More

Squire Sanders, Hammonds Discuss Potential Merger
Posted on 17 Sep 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S.-based Squire, Sanders & Dempsey L.L.P. and UK-based Hammonds LLP are evaluating the possibility of a merger that would create a dynamic international law firm with expanded global reach. If a merger were to proceed, the... Read More

Bracewell & Giuliani Adds Depth In Seattle
Posted on 22 Mar 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

SEATTLE — Bracewell & Giuliani LLP has announced that Jeleen Guttenberg , formerly of Skadden Arps, has joined its Seattle office as a partner in the Employee Benefits, ERISA, and Executive Compensation group. Tracy C. Davis , an associate in... Read More

Crowell & Moring Launches New Legal Blog For Retailers
Posted on 30 Nov 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Crowell & Moring LLP has launched the Retail Law Observer , a blog covering legal issues and key trends facing the retail industry. As economic pressures continue to squeeze retailers around the globe, attorneys from the firm's... Read More

McGuireWoods Elevates 12 Attorneys to Partnership
Posted on 4 Feb 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

RICHMOND, Va. - McGuireWoods LLP has announced that it has promoted 12 attorneys to partnership level, effective Jan. 1, 2011. One-third of the new partners are of color and half are women. The partners, who span six offices and nine practice areas, include... Read More

Greenberg Traurig Adds 4 Employment Lawyers In New Jersey
Posted on 7 Feb 2012 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. - The international law firm Greenberg Traurig LLP has announced that Wendy Johnson Lario, Kristine J. Feher, Micala Campbell Robinson and Kristy L. Grazioso have joined the firm's New Jersey office in the Labor & Employment... Read More

Greenberg Traurig Launches LE Blog
Posted on 20 Apr 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

NEW YORK — The Labor & Employment Department at international law firm Greenberg Traurig LLP has launched its LE Blog at www.gtleblog.com . The blog features insights and analysis of key national labor and employment developments, including... Read More

Sidley Elects 28 To Partnership In 6 Offices
Posted on 21 Jan 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

CHICAGO - Sidley Austin has elected 28 new partners in six U.S. and international offices, effective as of Jan. 1, 2011. The new partners practice in a broad range of transactional, litigation and regulatory practices. The new partners are listed below... Read More