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Crowell & Moring Nabs Litigators From Sedgwick In DCLaw360 (subscription)Before the boutique, Wallace said he was a partner at Howrey LLP, where he worked for about six years, and was first made partner at what was then Kaye Scholer LLP, where he worked for about 10 years. Wallace is a 1982 graduate of Harvard Law School, ...
New Jersey Law Journal
A Look Back at Big Law Advertising From A to ZZZZZNew Jersey Law JournalMany of the law firms that were vanguards when lawyer advertising was new have since folded or merged into larger firms, including Howrey, Heller Ehrman and Edwards Wildman Palmer. Coincidence? Probably, Baxter said. The fact that firms were ...
D Magazine
Chicago Law Firm Raids DFW Firms, Snagging 'Apex Predators' for New Dallas OfficeD MagazineThe firm specializes in antitrust law, corporate and finance law, intellectual property, labor and employment law, tax law, and litigation. It opened its first Texas office in Houston in 2011, when it snapped up several lawyers from Howrey LLP, which …Chicago-based law firm expands into Dallas, hiring away 23 lawyers from 8 firmsDallas News (blog)all 7 news articles »
Howrey Trustee Aims To Collect From 2 More Ex-PartnersLaw360 (subscription)Law360, Los Angeles (January 9, 2017, 10:04 PM EST) -- Howrey LLP's trustee filed two new cases against former partners of the long-defunct firm over unpaid tax obligations, claiming in a pair of adversary proceedings Monday that the European partners ...
Joe Martin Reporter Houston Business JournalHouston Business JournalStarting with Los Angeles-based Latham & Watkins LLP in 2010, at least 23 law firms that rank on American Lawyer's Am Law 100 list have opened a Houston office, according to Lee Allbritton of Amicus Search Group LLC, a legal recruiting firm. That gives …
Wall Street Journal
Howrey Law Firm Dissolves After Slow Bleed of PartnersNew York TimesHowrey, a big law firm known for its intellectual property practice, is set to fold on Tuesday after its partners voted overwhelmingly on Wednesday to dissolve their practice. The decision surprised no one, since the vote follows months of defections …Law Firms Feel PinchWall Street Journalall 26 news articles »
Washington Post
Why Howrey law firm could not hold it togetherWashington PostQuietly and unceremoniously, another venerable Washington law firm went out of business last week. It's official name was Howrey, reflecting the new fashion in legal marketing that favors a single name, much like rock stars and supermodels. Many of us …and more »
The National Law Journal (registration)
Four Iconic DC Law Firms Travel Distinct Paths to GrowthThe National Law Journal (registration)Demand in a particular practice would surge forward or it would drop," said Ralph Savarese, a Washington-based law firm consultant who was managing partner of Howrey until 2002. Legal issues related to the financial services industry provided an in …
Bloomberg Big Law Business
Former Howrey Chair Hangs Up ShingleBloomberg Big Law BusinessRobert Ruyak, the former chair of defunct Washington, D.C. law firm Howrey LLP, has started his own boutique, leaving Winston & Strawn, the firm where he worked for the past five years, Big Law Business has learned. The antitrust and intellectual …
The National Law Journal (registration)
Obama's White House counsel returns to KirklandABA JournalBloomberg Big Law Business said the move “isn't a huge surprise” since Eggleston was a litigation partner at Kirkland between 2012 and 2014. In the past, he practiced at Debevoise & Plimpton and the now-disbanded Howrey law firm. Most recently ...Obama White House Counsel Neil Eggleston Returns to KirklandThe National Law Journal (registration)all 3 news articles »
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