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50 Dykema Attorneys Named to Michigan Super Lawyers and Rising Stars Lists
Dykema, September 2020
Michigan, United States of America

Dykema, a leading national law firm, announced today that 32 of its attorneys from the firm’s five Michigan offices—and from multiple practice areas—were named to the 2020 Super Lawyers list by Michigan Super Lawyers Magazine. Additionally, 18 of the firm’s attorneys were named to the 2020 Michigan Rising Stars list...

Haynes and Boone Wins Reformation of Death Sentence for Pro Bono Client
Haynes and Boone, LLP, September 2020
Texas, United States of America

The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals on Sept. 16, 2020 reformed the death sentence of Juan Lizcano, who had been sentenced to death in 2007 for killing Dallas Police Officer Brian Jackson in 2005. The court resentenced Mr. Lizcano, 43, to life in prison without the possibility of parole...

DORDA Supports PATRIZIA AG in the Purchase of a Residential Project Development in Graz
DORDA, September 2020
Austria

Stefan Artner, DORDA partner and head of the Real Estate practice group, and attorney Magdalena Brandstetter advised PATRIZIA AG on the acquisition of the residential project development "AIRA Tower" in Graz. They were further supported by associate Caroline Lessky...

Haynes and Boone Achieves Mansfield 3.0 Certification, Demonstrating Commitment to Diversity
Haynes and Boone, LLP, September 2020
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP has achieved certification in the Mansfield Rule 3.0 program, which measures whether law firms have affirmatively considered women, attorneys of color, LGBTQ+ attorneys, and attorneys with disabilities for recruitment, governance roles, equity partner promotions, and inclusion in formal pitches to clients...

Bradley Chairman of the Board and Managing Partner Jon Skeeters Featured in Thomson Reuters 'On Leadership' Series
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, September 2020
United States of America

[!Bradley Chairman of the Board and Managing Partner Jonathan M. Skeeters was featured in the Thomson Reuters "On Leadership" series. The series spotlights conversations with law firm CEOs or managing partners about how they are leading their law firms in today's dramatically changing and highly competitive legal industry...

Four Bradley Attorneys Named to BBJ's 'Best of the Bar' for 2020
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, September 2020
United States of America

[!Four Bradley attorneys were named to the Birmingham Business Journal’s “Best of the Bar” for 2020. Jim Archibald, Jennifer Hoover Clark, Rod Kanter and Anne Yuengert were all included in the annual list of Birmingham’s top legal minds...

Buchalter Expands Its Tax and Estate Planning Practices with the Addition of Two New Shareholders in Los Angeles and San Diego
Buchalter, September 2020
United States of America

Buchalter is pleased to announce the welcome additions of Joseph K. Fletcher III and Laura Lamb Nichols to its Tax & Estate Planning and Corporate Law Practice Groups. Based in Buchalter’s Los Angeles office, Fletcher has over 25 years of tax law experience...

Buchalter Represents Burgess Cellars in Its Sale to Lawrence Family Vineyard
Buchalter, September 2020
United States of America

Buchalter represented Burgess Cellars, a revered 27-acre vineyard planted with vines in the 1880s, in its sale to Lawrence Family Vineyards. Burgess Cellars was originally purchased by Tom Burgess and Linda Burgess in 1972, one of the first of two dozen wineries in the Napa Valley...

Krogerus Advises CPC Finland on a Joint Venture with Helen for Lakiakangas 3 Wind Farm
Krogerus, September 2020
Finland

Krogerus advised wind power company CPC Finland when it entered into a joint venture with Finnish energy group Helen (40% CPC, 60% Helen) for construction, owning and operating the 86 MW Lakiakangas 3 wind farm, consisting of 20 Vestas V150-4.3 MW turbines and located in the municipalities of Kristiinankaupunki and Isojoki in Western Finland...

Bradley Partner Bruce Ely Quoted in Bloomberg Law on Result of SALT Rules on School Choice Groups
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, September 2020
United States of America

[!Bradley attorney Bruce Ely was quoted in Bloomberg Law on how recent Treasury Department/Internal Revenue Service regulations have adversely affected some school choice groups. The IRS rules were part of the agency's crackdown on workarounds of the $10,000 limit on state and local tax deductions...

Leading law firm named as a finalist in multiple categories at the New Zealand Law Awards 2020
MinterEllisonRuddWatts, September 2020
New Zealand

MinterEllisonRuddWatts is proud to be named as a finalist for the Large Law Firm of the Year, Deal Team of the Year and Employer of Choice categories in this year’s New Zealand Law Awards, along with several finalist deal nominations. Senior Associate Igor Drinkovic has also been nominated for Young Private Practice Lawyer of the Year...

Three awards for DORDA at the Women in Business Law Awards Europe 2020
DORDA, September 2020
Austria

At this year's Women in Business Law Awards Europe, DORDA came out on top in two categories. DORDA won in the category "Best National Law Firm in Europe for Women in Business Law" and was also awarded "Best Law Firm for Women in Austria". In addition, DORDA managing partner and head of the Life Sciences practice group Francine Brogyányi was awarded "Best in Life Sciences"...

Phil Wells Joins Bradley as a Real Estate Senior Attorney in Charlotte
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, September 2020
United States of America

[!Bradley is pleased to announce that Phil Wells has joined Bradley’s Charlotte office as a senior attorney in the Real Estate Practice Group. “We are excited to welcome Phil to the firm in Charlotte,” said Bradley Charlotte Office Managing Partner

Beccar Varela and Tanoira Cassagne advise on Asociados Don Mario’s Series V notes issuance
Beccar Varela, September 2020
Argentina

Buenos Aires, 09.09.2020. Beccar Varela advised Asociados Don Mario S.A., acting as issuer, and Tanoira Cassagne Abogados counseled Banco de Galicia y Buenos Aires S.A.U. and Banco Itaú Argentina S.A., acting as organizers and placement agents, and Allaria Ledesma & Cía S.A., Itaú Valores S.A. and StoneX Securities S.A. (under registration process, formerly INTL CIBSA S.A...

Bradley Partner Whitt Steineker Quoted in Marijuana Business Daily on Legalization of Medical Cannabis in Mississippi
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, September 2020
United States of America

[!Bradley attorney Whitt Steineker was quoted in Marijuana Business Daily on a business-friendly medical marijuana initiative with no license caps expected to appear on ballots in Mississippi this November...

Buchalter Successful in First Ever Arbitration Trial Via Zoom
Buchalter, September 2020
United States of America

Following a nine-day, first ever Zoom arbitration trial on a contractual fraud case relating to the sale of a business, Buchalter Shareholder Gabriel Green obtained a victorious Arbitrator’s Award in favor of Buchalter client Marc Haberman and his company, United Partners Limited, LLC...

Four Dykema Attorneys Honored as Crain’s Chicago 2020 “Notable Women in Law”
Dykema, September 2020
Illinois, United States of America

Dykema, a leading national law firm, is proud to announce that four of the firm’s Chicago-based attorneys, Elizabeth Darke, Cinthia Motley, Cynde Munzer and Diana Tsai, were recognized on the Crain’s Chicago Business special report, “Notable Women in Law.” The list was published in the September 7 print edition of Crain’s Chicago Business...

Refinancing in a Pandemic: Dinsmore Deal Helps Save Rupp Arena Renovation
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, September 2020
United States of America

The COVID-19 pandemic has ravaged the prospect of public events, and construction projects for facilities that house public gatherings have been left in limbo. Rupp Arena, home of the Kentucky Wildcats, is no exception...

Sustainable Growth Strategy: VR Equitypartner Takes Out Interest in aku.automation
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, September 2020
Germany

A team led by Dr. Rainer Herschlein, Partner at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, advised VR Equitypartner GmbH on acquiring a significant minority interest in aku.automation, a specialist for industrial image processing...

Top tier firm advises on MediaWorks strategic sale
MinterEllisonRuddWatts, September 2020
New Zealand

Leading law firm, MinterEllisonRuddWatts advised MediaWorks on its sale agreement to sell MediaWorks TV to Discovery Inc (Discovery), a global leader of ‘real-life’ entertainment...

Bradley Partner Nancy Williams Ball Featured in Bham Now as Among Top Fundraisers from 2020 National MS Society Birmingham Leaders Challenge
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, September 2020
United States of America

[!Bradley partner Nancy Williams Ball was featured in Bham Now as one of the top fundraisers from the 2020 National MS Society Birmingham Leaders Challenge...

Three Bradley Partners Named to Benchmark Top 250 Women in Litigation 2020
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, September 2020
United States of America

[!Bradley is pleased to announce that the firm’s partners Leigh Anne Hodge, Lela M. Hollabaugh and Kimberly B...

Shoosmiths Advises on £38m Debt and Equity Raise for Yorkshire Wildlife Park
Shoosmiths LLP, September 2020
England

Popular tourist attraction Yorkshire Wildlife Park (YWP) has raised an additional £38 million-pound by way of debt and equity from BGF and a major high street bank. The development capital will be deployed to double the park’s size and help the park to fulfil its objective of attracting 1.5 million visitors a year. The Doncaster-based park currently has more than 450 animals...

Shepherd and Wedderburn Launches Dedicated International Families Group for Clients Relocating to the UK
Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP, September 2020
Scotland

Shepherd and Wedderburn has established a dedicated International Families Group in response to a surge in demand for legal advice from overseas clients wishing to relocate to the UK...

Shoosmiths Hires Senior Financial Services Litigation Lawyer, Jonathon Crook
Shoosmiths LLP, September 2020
England

UK law firm Shoosmiths has expanded its litigation team with the appointment of Jonathon Crook as a partner, to further enhance its award winning financial services litigation practice. With a wealth of experience in advising on all aspects of litigation and dispute resolution since 1991, Jonathon is an established name in this area of law...

Philip Nulud Recognized as Best Under 40 by National Asian Pacific American Bar Association
Buchalter, September 2020
United States of America

Buchalter is pleased to announce Philip Nulud was awarded the Best Under 40 Award by the National Asian Pacific American Bar Association...

CP Manque and CP Los Olivos issue green bonds supported for listing on the BYMA SVS Panel
Beccar Varela, September 2020
Argentina

On September 2, 2020, CP Manque S.A.U. and CP Los Olivos S.A.U. (the "Co-Issuers"), subsidiaries of Central Puerto S.A. (“CEPU”) jointly issued Notes for an aggregate principal amount of US$35,160,000 and AR$1,109,925,000 (the "Notes"). The Notes were guaranteed by CEPU by means of an aval...

Bradley Attorney Alé Dalton Accepted to HNBA Latina Leadership Academy
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, September 2020
United States of America

[!Bradley is pleased to announce that Al? Dalton has been selected for the Hispanic National Bar Association’s (HNBA) 2020 Latina Leadership Academy...

Bradley Partner Sawyer Neely Interviewed by CBS DFW on North Texas School District Seeking Signed Health Pledges from Parents
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, September 2020
United States of America

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