March 13, 2009
Carlile Patchen & Murphy has elected attorneys CARL AVENI, DAVID JACKSON and JANE HIGGINS MARX to the partnership of the firm. Mr. Aveni litigates commercial disputes and business torts. Mr. Jackson focuses his practice on general business law and tax planning, particularly for closely-held businesses; and Higgins Marx helps individuals, business owners with estate planning, business and probate needs.
LEE MCCORKLE, General Counsel, Wendy’s International Inc., has joined the CLE Program Development Council of nine, who are challenged to develop high quality CLE programs with exceptional format and expert presenters.
CARPENTER LIPPS & LELAND is pleased to announce that BARTON R. KEYES has joined the firm as an associate.
For the second year in a row, HAHN LOESER & PARKS has been recognized as a Go-To Law Firm® for Top 500 Companies by American Lawyer Media (ALM). Based on a survey of the companies, fewer than one percent of U.S. law firms are named as Go-To Law Firms each year.
LEON “LEE” D. BASS has joined Chester Willcox & Saxbe as Of Counsel. His practice is concentrated in the areas of corporate and business law, entertainment and music law, contracts, intellectual property including copyright and trademark, Internet and computer law, real estate, and civil litigation.
CLARK PERDUE & LIST has joined forces with Philadelphia-based law firm Anapol Schwartz Weiss Cohan Feldman & Smalley under a reciprocal of counsel agreement. Most recently, Clark Perdue & List and Anapol Schwartz represented more than 800 consumers who suffered heart attacks or strokes after taking Vioxx – Merck’s blockbuster drug that was recalled in 2004.