Its former local peers have expanded across the nation, and the globe, but Boston-based Choate, Hall & Stewart continues to thrive by sticking to its knitting. At the one-office Choate Hall, the focus is on perfecting core practice areas instead of expanding the firm's footprint. "We're doing something very different than our competitors," said co-managing partner John Nadas. "We are all under one roof."
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : January 06, 2014
Edwards Wildman Palmer and Polsinelli poach toxic tort team on opposite coasts, the newly combined Squire Patton Boggs makes its first lateral hire, Foley & Lardner gets a new COO and more lateral moves from across The Am Law 200.
: The National Law Journal : January 19, 2014
New arrivals and lateral moves in this week's column.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : January 03, 2014
K&L Gates is serving as lead debtors' counsel to the specialty gadget retailer, which filed for Chapter 11 protection in Delaware on Thursday as part of a plan to sell itself to Spencer Spirit Holdings. The proposed $146.3 million deal has pulled in Am Law 200 firms Stroock, Greenberg Traurig, and Choate, Hall & Stewart, as well as two regional shops.
Patricia Kutza : Law Technology News : January 13, 2014
Use these desktop and mobile shortcuts to shorten the distance between your present and desired tech skills.
Katherine Montgomery : Law Technology News : January 10, 2014
The panel "Why Does It Cost $800,000 to Produce a Document?" at the Chief Information & Technology Officers Forum started with a story and ended with good advice on how to mesh technology with law firm culture.