A webinar on the value of legal analytics in the practice and business of law was sponsored by Gavelytics on November 12. The panelists, featuring research experts and thought leaders from ALM 100 firms, discussed the challenges and opportunities presented by the adoption and development of legal analytics products. Gavelytics is the first judicial platform focused solely on the state court system. DLA Piper’s Sr. Director of Research & Knowledge Jean O’Grady wrote about the webinar on her blog, Dewey B Strategic.
Horn Williamson, the women-owned construction and real estate law firm located in Center City Philadelphia, announced along with the Philadelphia Business Journal that Judge Gene D. Cohen (Ret.) has joined the firm as Inside General Counsel.
Laffey, Bucci & Kent, LLP
Founding attorney Brian Kent was named to the board of The National Crime Victim Bar Association. An affiliate and program of the National Center for Victims of Crime, the bar association is the nation’s only organization of attorneys and expert witnesses dedicated to helping victims of crime seek justice through the civil court system.
McGlinchey Stafford PLLC
The Paul M. Herbert Law School at Louisiana State University announced that Member Marshall Grodner (Baton Rouge) was named Chair of the American Bar Association (ABA) – Business Law Section’s Commercial Finance Committee, one of the section’s largest committees.
Both the Nashville Post and Nashville Ledger announced that Joseph V. Ronderos, Jr. has joined the firm’s national Commercial Litigation and Financial Services Litigation practice groups in Nashville.
The Birmingham Business Journal posted that Ross Benson and Lacy Triplett have joined the firm’s national Commercial Litigation and Financial Services Compliance and Litigation practice groups in Birmingham.
Attorney at Law and Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly announced that Justin Amos has joined the firm’s national Consumer Financial Services Litigation and Commercial Litigation practice groups in Boston. Amos represents firm clients in a wide variety of commercial litigation and financial services litigation matters in federal and state courts in Massachusetts and Vermont.
Attorney at Law magazine featured the hiring of four Associates in the Commercial Litigation practice group in New York City: Dennis Amore, Odera Chuke, Ronald Park, and Amier Shenoda. These attorneys represent firm clients in a wide variety of commercial litigation and financial services litigation matters in the federal and state courts in Connecticut, New Jersey, and New York.
Panitch Schwarze Belisario & Nadel LLP
Philadelphia intellectual property law firm Panitch Schwarze Belisario & Nadel LLP is pleased to announce that it has won a significant decision on behalf of its client, The Lincoln National Life Insurance Company, and its term life insurance product, Lincoln TermAccel®.
Penn Community Bank
The Intelligencer announced that Penn Community Bank, Bucks County’s leading independent community-minded bank, is proud to continue its 20-year effort to combat generational poverty with a donation of $20,000 to the Bucks County Opportunity Council.
Pine Run Retirement Community
Pine Run Retirement Community hosted its annual Fall Festival on October 5. Open to all families, the Fall Festival offered something for everyone. There were free attractions for children such as face painting, pumpkin decorating, a petting zoo, and a photo booth. Holiday shoppers found quality gifts including hand-crafted jewelry, ornaments, soaps, custom handbags, doll clothes, home accessories and soft knit baby sweaters and baby blankets.
Pine Run Retirement Community, one of Bucks County’s leading senior living and senior care providers, is pleased to announce the launch of its new website, designed to deliver an improved experience for all website visitors including villagers, residents, their families, and prospective residents.
Stoel Rives LLP
The Idaho Business Review spoke with Melissa Jones, Stoel Rives LLP’s managing partner elect, about the firm’s efforts beyond the Diversity Lab’s Move the Needle Fund to fulfill diversity and inclusion among its attorneys.
Sacramento Business Journal announced that Sacramento Municipal Utility District (SMUD) was named Innovator of the Year in the 2019 Sacramento Region Innovation Awards program. The honor was presented at the awards program on Nov. 7 at the Crest Theater in downtown Sacramento. Stoel Rives LLP is a sponsor of the Innovation Awards.
Stoel Rives LLP is pleased to announce that Wally Van Valkenburg has been appointed by Governor Kate Brown to the Portland State University Board of Trustees. The Oregon Senate approved his appointment on Sept. 18.
Willig, Williams & Davidson
Philadelphia labor, employment, and workers’ compensation law firm Willig, Williams & Davidson is pleased to announce the unveiling of its new brand and website developed in celebration of the firm’s 40th anniversary.