Lizzy McLellan

Pa. Am Law 200 Firms Stayed Steady in Rough Waters

Lizzy McLellan

Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney and Saul Ewing showed less volatility than other Second Hundred firms, of which 21 saw revenue shrink by 3 percent or more, and seven had double-digit declines.

Saul Ewing, Arnstein & Lehr in Merger Talks

Lizzy McLellan and Roy Strom

The deal would create a firm with about 400 lawyers in the Northeast, Midwest and Florida.

Cozen O'Connor Adds IP Pros From Norton Rose

Lizzy McLellan

Cozen O'Connor has hired two patent litigators from Norton Rose Fulbright, adding to its Minneapolis office and its intellectual property practice.

Inside the C-Suite: With Expanded Roles, COOs Gain Influence

Lizzy McLellan

The future of law firms may just lie in the hands of nonlawyers, as experienced chief operating officers gain stature at firms of all sizes.

White and Williams Adds Chief Privacy Officer

Lizzy McLellan

With its most recent partner hire, Philadelphia-based White and Williams is also adding a new role to its executive ranks: chief privacy officer.

Phila. Asbestos Plaintiffs Firm Faces More RICO Claims

Lizzy McLellan

A Philadelphia law firm is facing renewed claims that it withheld evidence in asbestos cases.

Cozen O'Connor Adds Six More Buchanan Lawyers

Lizzy McLellan

Cozen O'Connor is continuing a slow-motion raid on Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney, with the addition of six more lawyers announced Wednesday.

Reed Smith Tries Low-Cost Parenting Perks to Retain Women

Lizzy McLellan

Reed Smith is the latest firm in Big Law to make some relatively inexpensive accommodations for new mothers in an attempt to relieve—and retain—lawyer moms.

Morgan Lewis Takes the Heat, but Who Gets the Last Laugh?

Lizzy McLellan

All publicity is good publicity, right? For the right kind of celebrity, maybe. For a law firm? Not so much.

Inside the C-Suite: Rise of the Homegrown Law Firm CMO?

Lizzy McLellan

If firms want their top marketers to stick around, should they look to the talent they already have?

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