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24 Mar, 2016, 07:45 ET Duane Morris Named a Philly-Area Top Workplace by Philly.com

 Duane Morris LLP is pleased to announce that the firm has been named a 2016 "Top Workplace" in the region by Philly.com, the website...


05 Nov, 2015, 08:00 ET Joseph K. West to Join Duane Morris as Co-Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer and Trial Partner

 Duane Morris LLP is pleased to announce that Joseph K. West is joining the firm as a partner in the Trial Practice Group in its Washington,...


20 Jan, 2015, 08:00 ET Duane Morris Names 14 Attorneys to Partnership

Duane Morris LLP is pleased to announce that it has promoted 14 associates and special counsel in seven of the firm's practice groups to the firm...


13 Jan, 2015, 04:00 ET Duane Morris Launches Educational Arm In United Kingdom

Duane Morris LLP is pleased to announce the launch of the Duane Morris Institute (DMi) in the United Kingdom. DMi was created at the firm's...


11 Aug, 2014, 08:46 ET Barry Bekkedam Cleared of Allegations of Fraud

Barry R. Bekkedam and Ballamor Capital Management announced today that all claims asserted against Bekkedam and Ballamor in the case brought by...


25 Jul, 2014, 10:55 ET Metric Capital Partners Completes €465 Million Fundraising

Metric Capital Partners, advised by Duane Morris LLP, has successfully completed its fundraising for its second pan-European special situation fund...


01 May, 2014, 14:51 ET Duane Morris Names New Managing Partners in Los Angeles, San Francisco

Duane Morris LLP has appointed Cyndie M. Chang managing partner of its Los Angeles office and Stephen H. Sutro managing partner of its San...


18 Nov, 2013, 07:00 ET Duane Morris Launches Dispute Navigation Analytics (sm) -- New Litigation Analysis Tool To Help Control Costs And Manage Risk

Duane Morris LLP is launching a new tool today to help clients assess risk, to manage litigation costs and reputational exposure, and to plot...


10 Sep, 2013, 07:27 ET Duane Morris LLP Opens Office in Myanmar, Expanding Asian Presence

Becomes First U.S.-Based Law Firm to Establish Footprint in Untapped Market Duane Morris LLP announced today that it has established an office...


16 Aug, 2013, 14:46 ET Statement on behalf of Edgar Paltzer

In April 2013, Edgar Paltzer of Zurich Switzerland was indicted by a federal grand jury sitting in the Southern District of New York for engaging...


23 Jul, 2013, 15:38 ET Duane Morris Attorneys Named to The Nation's Most Powerful Employment Attorneys Lists for 2013

Duane Morris LLP is pleased to announce that four partners in the firm's Employment, Labor, Benefits and Immigration Practice Group have been...


12 Jul, 2013, 12:55 ET Duane Morris Attorney Marc Brookman to Participate in Urban Land Institute Panel on Super Storm Sandy

 Duane Morris LLP is pleased to announce that Marc Brookman, of counsel in the firm's Philadelphia office, will participate in an upcoming...


06 Jun, 2013, 14:06 ET Shropshire Joins Major League Baseball's On-Field Diversity Task Force

Kenneth L. Shropshire has joined Major League Baseball's On-Field Diversity Task Force.  Baseball Commissioner Allan H. (Bud) Selig previously...


30 Apr, 2013, 08:30 ET Duane Morris LLP Releases Connections in the Middle Market -- 2012-2013 Private Equity Annual Review

 Duane Morris LLP, an international law firm known for its prominent role in the worldwide private equity market, today issued Connections in...


26 Mar, 2013, 07:54 ET Duane Morris LLP Opens Joint Law Venture in Oman, Establishing Presence in Gulf Region

Duane Morris LLP announced today that it has opened its first office in the Middle East through a joint venture with the Al Mashaikhi Law Firm, a...


25 Feb, 2013, 07:00 ET Duane Morris & Selvam Enters into Cooperative Agreement with Singapore Economic Development Board

Duane Morris & Selvam LLP is pleased to announce that it has entered into an agreement with Singapore's Economic Development Board (EDB), a...


03 Jan, 2013, 08:00 ET Duane Morris Launches Silicon Valley Office

Duane Morris LLP announced today that it has opened an office in Palo Alto, California, with the addition of prominent IP litigator Karineh...


17 Sep, 2012, 13:35 ET Duane Morris Wins MCCA Innovator Award for Diversity and Inclusion Program

 Duane Morris is the 2012 recipient of the George B. Vashon Innovator Award presented by the Minority Corporate Counsel Association (MCCA) for...


22 May, 2012, 07:00 ET Duane Morris Further Expands in New York, Boston and Washington with 16 Lawyers from Dewey & LeBoeuf

 Duane Morris LLP announced today that it is adding 16 Dewey & LeBoeuf lawyers to the firm, with extensive experience in areas such as...


15 May, 2012, 08:14 ET Duane Morris annuncia l'ingresso di Pierfrancesco Carbone in qualità di socio nella sede di Londra

Duane Morris LLP è lieto di annunciare che Pierfrancesco Carbone è entrato a far parte del Corporate Group dello studio in qualità...


14 May, 2012, 04:18 ET Duane Morris Adds Corporate Partner Pierfrancesco Carbone in London

Duane Morris LLP is pleased to announce that Pierfrancesco Carbone has joined the firm's growing Corporate Practice Group as a partner. Carbone...


16 Apr, 2012, 09:00 ET Duane Morris Litigators Vincent Capuano, Anthony Fitzpatrick and Laura Vogel to Speak at American Conference Institute's Conference on Generic Pharmaceuticals

Duane Morris partners Vincent Capuano, Ph.D., Anthony Fitzpatrick and Laura Vogel will present at American Conference Institute's (ACI) Paragraph...


23 Feb, 2012, 16:27 ET Duane Morris: Culverhouse's Lawyers To Expand Lawsuit Against John Paulson's Firms

Lawyers for prominent Miami investor and philanthropist Hugh Culverhouse intend to expand the class action lawsuit they brought...


21 Feb, 2012, 14:59 ET Duane Morris LLP: Prominent Miami Investor and Philanthropist Sues NY Hedge Fund

Hugh Culverhouse targets John Paulson's Sino-Forest investment A prominent Miami investor and philanthropist filed suit today against...


14 Feb, 2012, 13:48 ET Duane Morris Wins Cisco's Litigation Counsel of the Year Award

Duane Morris LLP is pleased to announce that client Cisco Systems, Inc., a leading global provider of networking products and services, has...