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Mar 29, 2016, 17:03 ET McGuireWoods Adds Trio of Broker-Dealer Lawyers to NY Government Investigations, Regulatory Practice

 McGuireWoods has expanded its nationally recognized government investigations and financial services regulatory practice with the addition of...


Feb 02, 2016, 14:07 ET McGuireWoods Advises Dominion Resources in $4.4 Billion Acquisition to Expand Company's Natural Gas Assets

McGuireWoods served as legal advisor to Dominion Resources Inc. in its $4.4 billion acquisition of Questar Corp., a deal which will expand...


Dec 04, 2015, 11:04 ET McGuireWoods Enters into Strategic Alliance With Shanghai-based FuJae Partners

 McGuireWoods, a leading global law firm with more than 1,000 lawyers in 21 offices in the U.S. and Europe, has entered into a strategic...


Dec 04, 2015, 11:04 ET McGuireWoods Enters into Strategic Alliance With Shanghai-based FuJae Partners

 McGuireWoods, a leading global law firm with more than 1,000 lawyers in 21 offices in the U.S. and Europe, has entered into a strategic...


Nov 18, 2015, 12:08 ET McGuireWoods Advises Wells Fargo Bank in Record $75 Billion Syndicated Loan for Global Beer Merger

A London-based McGuireWoods team advised Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. in connection with its participation in a $75 billion loan facility that will...


Aug 17, 2015, 13:55 ET William Doyle, Former Top Federal Contracts Compliance Enforcer, Joins McGuireWoods' Labor & Employment Team

 William E. Doyle, a former top official in the agency that enforces affirmative action and nondiscrimination requirements on federal...


Apr 28, 2015, 11:42 ET National Law Journal Names McGuireWoods Partner Russell Sullivan an Energy and Environmental Trailblazer

Russell W. Sullivan, a partner in McGuireWoods' Washington office and a senior adviser to McGuireWoods Consulting, is featured by the National Law...


Apr 02, 2015, 10:05 ET Nationally Renowned Litigator Gregory Evans Joins McGuireWoods as Partner in Los Angeles

Gregory Evans, a nationally prominent and highly accomplished litigator with more than two decades of federal and state trial experience, has...


Feb 02, 2015, 10:45 ET McGuireWoods Finishes Among Top Firms in Bloomberg 2014 Capital Markets League Tables

 McGuireWoods ranked among the top-performing law firms in Bloomberg's 2014 Global Legal Adviser League Tables, with gains across multiple...


Aug 13, 2014, 13:07 ET McGuireWoods Recognized as a 2014 Best Law Firm for Women

McGuireWoods LLP has been selected as one of the 2014 "50 Best Law Firms for Women" by Working Mother and Flex-Time Lawyers. This is the sixth time...


May 07, 2014, 08:00 ET Akash Sethi is McGuireWoods' 1st Office Managing Partner in Dallas

 Akash Sethi, one of the six original partners of McGuireWoods LLP's newest office in Dallas, is the office's first managing partner, the firm...


Mar 31, 2014, 09:00 ET McGuireWoods Opens New Office in Dallas - the Firm's 3rd in Texas - With Arrival of New Partners

 McGuireWoods LLP is opening a new office in Dallas, expanding the international law firm's depth of services available in Texas and the...


Mar 20, 2014, 15:38 ET Wake County, N.C., District Attorney Colon Willoughby to Step Down After 28 Years, Join McGuireWoods

Wake County District Attorney Colon Willoughby, one of North Carolina's longest-serving prosecutors, announced plans Thursday to leave the office...


Mar 03, 2014, 16:31 ET Court-appointed Receiver in ZeekRewards Case Sues Insiders, Net Winners of the Scheme

The court-appointed receiver in the ZeekRewards case filed the first lawsuits against alleged insiders and net winners of the scheme in an effort...


Feb 26, 2014, 13:00 ET Jim Kerr Departs McGuireWoods to Become General Counsel at Southern Company

James Y. Kerr II, co-chairman of McGuireWoods' energy industry team, is departing the firm to become general counsel, chief compliance officer and...


Feb 12, 2014, 13:16 ET McGuireWoods, McGladrey present 11th Annual Healthcare and Life Sciences Private Equity and Finance Conference

Former presidential advisor David Gergen, along with Russell Sullivan, former staff director for the Senate Finance Committee and a pivotal figure...


Jan 17, 2014, 16:47 ET McGuireWoods Statement on Freedom Industries Inc.

McGuireWoods LLP released the following statement today. It should be attributed to Mark E. Freedlander, a partner in McGuireWoods' Pittsburgh...


Jan 17, 2014, 09:33 ET McGuireWoods Climbs Thomson Reuters' U.S. Lender Law Firm League Table Ranking

Thomson Reuters Loan Pricing Corporation's U.S. Lender Law Firm League Table has ranked McGuireWoods third in number of deals with 165 transactions...


Jan 10, 2014, 06:05 ET Former Va. Solicitor General Returns to McGuireWoods

Duncan Getchell Litigated Major Appellate Cases for Virginia Under AG Cuccinelli Former Virginia Solicitor General E. Duncan Getchell, an...


Jan 02, 2014, 14:05 ET EPA Ruling on Sludge Gasification Process Opens Door to Environmentally Beneficial Waste Treatment Technology

 A recent Environmental Protection Agency ruling that sewage sludge gasification technology patented by MaxWest Environmental Systems Inc., is...


Dec 03, 2013, 09:59 ET McGuireWoods Advises TEOCO on Acquisition of AIRCOM

 McGuireWoods London LLP today announced that it represented TEOCO, a leading provider of Assurance, Analytics and Optimization solutions to...