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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...

Jul 30, 2015, 17:29 ET

Renowned Food and Beverage Lawyer Angela Spivey Succeeds Hil Jordan as McGuireWoods' Atlanta Office Managing Partner

 Angela Spivey, an accomplished McGuireWoods food and beverage lawyer, has been appointed the firm's new office managing partner in charge of...

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...

Jan 30, 2015, 15:54 ET

McGuireWoods Team Knocks Out Class Certification in Key Federal Power Plant Suit

 In a victory for McGuireWoods client NRG Energy Inc. that could have broad industry implications, a federal judge in...

Jan 29, 2015, 09:49 ET

George Terwilliger, Elite White-Collar Litigator and Former Top DoJ Official, Joins McGuireWoods in D.C.

 George J. Terwilliger III, a leading Washington lawyer who served in an array of top Justice Department posts, and two new partners are...

Jan 21, 2015, 17:02 ET

Pa. Appeals Court Rules For Nonprofit Giant-Breed Dog Rescue; Victory For McGuireWoods Pro Bono Client Keeps Shelter Open, Dogs Alive

 A family's nonprofit rescue operation for giant-breed dogs won a major ruling Wednesday from the Commonwealth Court that prevents a New...

Jan 15, 2015, 11:29 ET

Hannah Frank, Pittsburgh 'M&A Lawyer of the Year,' Joins McGuireWoods, Enhancing Firm's Formidable Deal Practice

Highly regarded corporate lawyer Hannah T. Frank has joined McGuireWoods' mergers and acquisitions practice as a partner in the firm's...

Jan 15, 2015, 09:52 ET

McGuireWoods Ranked 5th in Latest Thomson Reuters U.S. Lender Law Firm League Tables, Up From 6th in 2013

McGuireWoods climbed to No. 5 in Thomson Reuters Loan Pricing Corp.'s U.S. Lender Law Firm League Table on 128 deals valued at $91.6...

Jan 05, 2015, 16:56 ET

After 7 Years as GNC's Top Legal Officer, Gerald Stubenhofer Rejoins McGuireWoods as Commercial Litigation Partner in Pittsburgh Office

Gerald J. Stubenhofer has returned to McGuireWoods as a partner in the firm's highly regarded Commercial Litigation Department after seven years as...

Dec 04, 2014, 12:54 ET

McGuireWoods Welcomes 33 New Associates; 13 Were Federal Clerks

Three of McGuireWoods' newest associates already belong to one of the most exclusive groups in American law – former clerks to justices of...

Dec 02, 2014, 10:49 ET

Corporate Decision Makers Rank McGuireWoods Among Elite Law Firms for Client Service

Decision makers at top corporations gave McGuireWoods high marks in key categories, propelling the firm to a Top 20 performance in the 2015 Client...

Nov 10, 2014, 17:09 ET

McGuireWoods' Milton Cerny Played Significant Role Organizing a Week of Tributes to Havel, 25th Anniversary of Czech 'Velvet Revolution'

 Milton Cerny of McGuireWoods approaches next week's high-level 25th anniversary commemorations of the "Velvet Revolution" that ended 40 years...

Nov 03, 2014, 10:16 ET

McGuireWoods Earns 21 First-Tier Rankings in 2015 'Best Law Firms'

McGuireWoods earned first-tier nationwide rankings in 21 practice areas —including "Law Firm of the Year" in Banking and Finance Law —...

Oct 28, 2014, 10:35 ET

Noted Restructuring Attorney Mark Platt Joins McGuireWoods As Partner in Dallas

 McGuireWoods today expanded its capabilities in its fast-growing Dallas office with the addition...

Oct 13, 2014, 11:12 ET

Leading Intellectual Property Litigator Brad Newberg Joins McGuireWoods

 Brad R. Newberg joins McGuireWoods' Intellectual Property Litigation and Patents Department today as a partner in Tysons Corner, Virginia, as...

Oct 07, 2014, 15:05 ET

Fluvanna County Drops Controversial Lawsuit Against McGuireWoods Client Davenport & Co.

 The Fluvanna County Board of Supervisors accepted a demand to drop its long-running lawsuit against McGuireWoods client Davenport & Co....

Oct 06, 2014, 10:15 ET

Well-known Tax Specialist Gerald Thomas Joins McGuireWoods in Atlanta

 Gerald V. Thomas II, a transactional tax lawyer with significant experience in deals involving real estate investment trusts, has joined...

Oct 02, 2014, 12:59 ET

Cheryl Haas, Accomplished Securities Litigator, Joins McGuireWoods in Atlanta

 Cheryl L. Haas, an accomplished securities litigator with significant experience handling complex disputes in the financial...