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Apr 02, 2014, 11:00 ET

Certain First Lien Noteholders of Momentive Performance Materials Select Dechert LLP

 Certain holders of a substantial portion of the Momentive Performance Materials' $1.1 billion 8.875% first lien notes due 2020 (the "Ad Hoc...

Aug 23, 2013, 08:30 ET

National Litigation Star David Bernick To Join Dechert

 Dechert LLP announced today that renowned trial lawyer David M. Bernick will join the firm's litigation practice in New York effective Monday,...

Apr 09, 2013, 17:00 ET

Pennsylvania's So-Called Constitutional Crisis; A Response to Mr. Morganelli

The following was written by Robert C. Heim, a partner at Dechert LLP, who represents six of the eleven judges who have sued over the mandatory...

Nov 14, 2012, 15:13 ET

Pennsylvania Judges Claim Mandatory Retirement Violates Equal Protection Clause

Six Pennsylvania judges filed a lawsuit today in Harrisburg claiming that a provision of the Pennsylvania Constitution, which mandates all...

Nov 01, 2012, 10:15 ET

Dechert Submits Letter to Financial Stability Oversight Council Regarding Treasury Secretary Geithner's Proposed Agenda for the FSOC to Take Money Market Fund Actions

 Thomas P. Vartanian, chair of Dechert LLP's Financial Institutions practice, has sent a letter to the Financial Stability Oversight Council...

Oct 26, 2011, 12:04 ET

Miriam Gonzalez va se joindre à Dechert en qualité d'associée à Londres

Le cabinet  international d'avocats Dechert LLP a annoncé aujourd'hui que Miriam Gonzalez va bientôt rejoindre le cabinet à...

Oct 25, 2011, 22:11 ET

Miriam Gonzalez gaat naar Dechert als partner in Londen

Internationaal advocatenkantoor Dechert LLP heeft vandaag bekendgemaakt dat Miriam Gonzalez binnenkort partner van het kantoor zal worden in...

Oct 25, 2011, 15:36 ET

Miriam González se une a Dechert como socia en Londres

El gabinete jurídico internacional Dechert LLP ha anunciado hoy que Miriam González se unirá próximamente a la...

Sep 08, 2011, 09:55 ET
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Glenn Fine Joins Dechert as Partner in White Collar & Securities Litigation Group

International law firm Dechert LLP announced today that Glenn A. Fine has joined the firm as a partner in the White Collar and Securities...

Jun 21, 2010, 10:49 ET

Dechert Adds Team of FS/M&A Attorneys From Fried Frank in Washington, D.C.

International law firm Dechert LLP today announced that Thomas P. Vartanian, David L. Ansell, and Robert H. Ledig have joined the firm as partners...

Jun 18, 2010, 16:33 ET

Impact Funding LLC Completes $302 Million Securitization

Impact Funding LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Impact Community Capital LLC, today announced that it has successfully closed a $302 million...

Jan 19, 2006, 00:00 ET

Taxpayer Settlement Announced

NEW YORK, Jan. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Richard Corey today announced that he has entered into an agreement with the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) to...

Aug 20, 2003, 01:00 ET

Chair of Dechert LLP's Financial Services Group Participates in Timely Conference for the Mutual Fund Industry

WASHINGTON, Aug. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Dechert LLP, an international law firm, is pleased to announce that Robert W. Helm, chair of its Financial...

Jun 25, 2003, 01:00 ET

Appellate Court to Rule On `Ten Commandments' Case

PHILADELPHIA, June 25 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit is expected to issue a decision tomorrow, June 26th, at...

May 01, 2003, 01:00 ET

Dechert LLP Lawyers Participate in Seminar Series for Mutual Fund Independent Directors

WASHINGTON, May 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Dechert LLP, an international law firm, is pleased to announce that four of its lawyers will be participating...

Feb 19, 2003, 00:00 ET

International Guide To Law Firms Recognizes Dechert LLP

PHILADELPHIA, and LONDON, Feb. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Counsel 3000, a leading guide of international law firms, listed Dechert LLP as "highly...

Jan 15, 2003, 00:00 ET

Laterals Boost Dechert's New York Litigation Practice

NEW YORK, Jan. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Former U.S. Justice Department Organized Crime Strike Force head Edward A. McDonald -- who prosecuted the...

Jan 09, 2003, 00:00 ET

Dechert LLP Opens New Office in San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Dechert LLP announced today its continued expansion into California with the opening of an office in San...

Jan 06, 2003, 00:00 ET

Seven New Partners Elected at Dechert LLP

PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Dechert LLP is pleased to announce the election of seven associates to partnership at the firm. The new...