16 Views
7/5/05

DLA Piper Rudnick acquires Ernst & Young's Russian office


DLA Piper Rudnick Gray Cary has acquired Ernst & Young Law's 77-lawyer practice in Russia and the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS), effective July 1. The deal boosts DLA Piper's small existing practice in Russia into the top three firms—based on the number of lawyers—and gives it offices in Georgia and Ukraine. The acquisition is the largest transaction in the Russian legal market to date.
Firm Press Release

Fisher & Phillips merges with Jacob & Mills
Atlanta labor and employment boutique Fisher & Phillips has merged with Jabob & Mills, a New Jersey firm with more than a dozen attorneys. This is the firm's first office in the Northeast and allows it to have a New York-area presence without having to charge New York rates. The merger now gives Fisher & Phillips 15 offices and nearly 200 lawyers across the country.
Fulton County Daily Report

Wilmer Cutler expands to the West
Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr is opening an office in Palo Alto, CA, the firm's first West Coast office. The office will be lead by Curtis Mo from Weil Gotshal & Manges, who once headed Brobeck Phleger & Harrison's Silicon Valley corporate practice and the firm's national capital markets group.
The Recorder

LeBoeuf Lamb attorney joins Thompson & Knight
Thompson & Knight has opened an office in London with the addition of a lawyer from LeBoeuf Lamb Greene & MacRae. Anthony Golding worked on corporate transactions for energy and insurance clients at LeBoeuf Lamb, and prior to that, he was general counsel at an oil company.
The Lawyer, Firm Press Release

Two new partners join Hunton & Williams
Hunton & Williams has added two partners in its London office, one from the local office of Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft and one from U.K. firm Clyde & Co. The firm now has 10 partners and 19 associates in its London office.
The Lawyer

Cozen O'Conner doubles its capital presence
Cozen O'Conner has almost doubled its presence in Washington, DC, with the addition of a four-attorney corporate and securities group from Dilworth Paxton, led by partner Ralph DeMartino.
The Legal Intelligencer



Articles compiled from the sources above and from Hildebrandt International

Want to read more law firm headlines?
For past editions of our weekly law firm news, click here.  



Featured Testimonials

Your company provides quality service, and I will certainly return in the future if I need to search for a position again.
Halley


Facts

LawCrossing Fact #26: All resumes and cover letters uploaded to a user’s account are private and non-viewable by employers.


Job title
Location
Fresno, CA
Description

Paralegal – Law Office of Rebecca Medina

The Law Office ...

Apply now  
Location
Los Angeles, CA
Description

We are seeking an experienced civil defense litigation assistant with 5+ years experience in all ...

Job title
Location
Los Angeles, CA
Description

The Firm has an opening in our Los Angeles office for an experienced 2-4 year litigation ass...

Location
Los Angeles, CA
Description

We are looking for a reliable freelance writer that can write high quality resumes and cover lett...

Location
Clearwater, FL
Description

Highly regarded, Plaintiff’s Personal Injury and Civil Trial Firm is seeking a Plaintiff Pe...

Location
Silver Spring, MD
Description

TD&P Consulting, Inc. (TD&P) is a Washington, D.C., based applied health policy and litig...

 

NOW TRENDING ON BCG ATTORNEY SEARCH

MOST POPULAR ARTICLES

Testimonial of the Week

LawCrossing has the most listings of any job board I have used. It's actually a great site. The website had a lot of detail. It’s nice that you don't have to go through a recruiter if you don't want to. You can actually contact the law firm directly for the positions listed. LawCrossing had a ton of great features.
  • Brian McMillan San Francisco, CA
Job of the Day

Business Law Unit Agency Attorney

New York City, NY

The New York City Administration for Children’s Services (“ACS”) is responsible for protecting and promoting the s...

Employer: NYC Administration for Children\'s Services

Job Search Tip

Getting a job isn't rocket science. It isn't brain surgery. But it does take time, effort, and commitment. You have what it takes to get any job you want. Believe in yourself.

Testimonial of the week

I was able to obtain my new job through LawCrossing. I love your service! Hopefully, I won't need your help for a while, but if I do, I'll certainly s...
  • Theresa D. Colorado
+Read More Testimonial
  • All we do is research jobs
  • Our team of researchers, programmers, and analysts find you jobs from over 50,000 career pages and other sources
  • Our members get more interviews and jobs than people who use "public job boards"