Lizzy McLellan

Pot Bar Takes Shape in Pa. as Cannabis Business Grows

Lizzy McLellan

As Pennsylvania takes stock of evolving legal issues surrounding marijuana and more law firms get involved, local bar associations are looking to provide guidance on the burgeoning but complicated area of law.

Greenberg Traurig Grabs Government, Corporate Partner From Flaster Greenberg

Lizzy McLellan

Government and corporate lawyer Kevin Greenberg has left Flaster Greenberg, taking his practice to 1,800-lawyer Greenberg Traurig.

Amid Departures, Pepper Hamilton Revenue Drops 10 Percent, PPP Down 28 Percent

Lizzy McLellan

Firm leaders said double-digit declines were misleading, but there are signs that partners are unsettled.

Ballard Spahr Adds Startup Partners in Boulder

Lizzy McLellan

Ballard Spahr has mined the Rocky Mountain foothills for its latest outpost, adding three corporate partners in Boulder, Colorado, focused on emerging growth companies.

Case Study: Bringing Startup Culture to Pa. Law

Lizzy McLellan

Central Pennsylvania isn't exactly the Silicon Valley of the East. But a group of Harrisburg lawyers has left Rhoads & Sinon with a mission to bring some startup style to their newly formed law firm.

Law Firm Love Story: Tale of Two Partners

Lizzy McLellan

Luke and Allison Sizemore see advantages in the personal and professional crossover as attorneys at Reed Smith.

Cozen O'Connor, in Growth Mode, Sees Revenue Bump

Lizzy McLellan

Cozen O'Connor boosted revenue by more than 10 percent in 2016, as the firm continued to reap the benefits of acquisitions and lateral hires, as well as demand that bucked industry trends.

K&L Gates Cuts Staff Across Offices

Lizzy McLellan

K&L Gates has laid off a group of secretaries and staff, sources said, in an effort to cut costs.

'Gibbon' Tweet Spotlights Policies on Lawyers' Political Speech

Lizzy McLellan

Sen. Daylin Leach went viral this week with his Twitter tirade against President Donald Trump, earning cheers from some quarters and anger from others. But what about his colleagues at eight-lawyer Philadelphia firm Sacks Weston Diamond, where Leach is of counsel?

Ballard Spahr Sees Small Revenue Bump as Profits Stay Flat

Lizzy McLellan

Ballard Spahr experienced slight revenue growth and flat profits in 2016, making the best of what the firm said it knew would be a challenging year.

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