News Article | March 2, 2017
Dublin, March 02, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Public Law Attorney Rate Report 2017" report to their offering. The Public Sector Attorney Rate Report 2017 is the first comprehensive hourly rate and fee analysis of the 300+ Law Firms practicing in the Public Sector that includes all Attorney Services for City, County, State and Districts (School, Water and Other) including Litigation, Labor, Bond Underwriting, Finance, Environmental, Land Use, Transportation, Contracts and Others. Key Topics Covered: 1. Rates by Individual Law Firm and Public Entity Represented 2. Rates by Public Entity and Law Firm 3. Rates by Practice Area for the Overall Public Sector Market 4. Rates by City Companies Mentioned - Aaronson, Dickerson, Cohn & Lanzone - Ahlers & Cooney, P.C. - Akerman LLP - Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP - Aleshire & Wynder, LLP - Arent Fox LLP - Armstrong Teasdale LLP - Atkinson, Andelson, Loya, Ruud & Romo - Baker & McKenzie LLP - Ballard Spahr LLP - Barnes & Thornburg LLP - Barry Corrado & Grassi, P.C. - Best Best & Krieger LLP - Birch Horton Bittner & Cherot - Bond, Schoeneck & King, PLLC - Bracewell LLP - Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP - Bradshaw, Fowler, Proctor & Fairgrave, P.C. - Breazeale, Sachse & Wilson, LLP - Brooks, Pierce, McLendon, Humphrey & Leonard LLP - Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck LLP - Bryan Cave LLP - Bryant Miller Olive - Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC - Burke, Williams & Sorensen, LLP - Calfee, Halter & Griswold LLP - Chapman and Cutler LLP - Colantuono & Levin, PC - Cole Schotz P.C. - Copeland, Cook, Taylor and Bush, P.A. - Cota Cole LLP - DLA Piper - Daley & Heft LLP - Dannis Woliver Kelley - Davis Graham & Stubbs LLP - De Lay & Laredo - Dentons - Dilworth Paxson LLP - Downey Brand LLP - Fagen Friedman & Fulfrost LLP - Fitzpatrick, Cella, Harper & Scinto - Foley & Lardner LLP - Foster & East - Fredrikson & Byron, P.A. - Garan Lucow Miller P.C. - Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP - Gowling WLG - Greenspoon Marder LLP - Griffith & Masuda - Hanson Bridgett LLP - Harris Beach PLLC - Honeywell Law Firm PLLC - Ira S. Levy, Attorney at Law - Jackson Lewis LLP - Jackson Walker LLP - Jenner & Block LLP - Jones & Mayer - Jones, Skelton & Hochuli, P.L.C. - K&L Gates LLP - Keesal, Young? & Logan - Kelley, Kronenberg, Gilmartin, Fichtel, Wander, P.A. - Kelly Hart & Hallman LLP - Kennedy & Graven - Kenyon Disend - Kirkland & Ellis LLP - Kronick Moskovitz Tiedemann & Girard - Kutak Rock, LLP - Law Office of John R. Putman - Law, Lyman, Daniel, Kamerrer & Bogdanovich, P.S. - Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP - Liebert Cassidy Whitmore - Lowenstein Sandler PC - Lozano Smith - Matt Juhl-Darlington and Associates - Matthews, Stein, Shiels, Pearce, Knott, Eden & Davis - McCarter & English LLP - McCarthy Tetrault - McCormick, Kabot, Jenner & Lew - McGavick Graves - McInnes Cooper - McKamie Krueger LLP - Merchant & Gould P.C. - Meyers Nave Riback Silver & Wilson PLC - Miller & Owen - Morrison & Foerster LLP - Munsch Hardt Kopf & Harr, P.C. - Murtha Cullina LLP - Musick, Peeler & Garrett LLP - Myers Bigel Sibley & Sajovec, PA - Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP - Northen Blue LLC - Nossaman LLP - Orbach, Huff & Suarez LLP - Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP - Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP - Parker & Covert LLP - Peckar & Abramson, P.C. - Perkins Coie LLP - Personius Melber LLP - Post & Schell PC - Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP - Remy Moose Manley, LLP - Renne Sloan Holtzman Sakai LLP - Richardson & Richardson, P.C. - Robinson & Cole LLP - Ropes & Gray LLP - Rosen Bien Galvan & Grunfeld LLP - Rutan & Tucker LLP - Saul Ewing LLP - School and College Legal Services of California - Semmes, Bowen & Semmes - Squire Patton Boggs - Stein & Lubin LLP - Stewart McKelvey - Stinson Leonard Street LLP - Stradling Yocca Carlson & Rauth, P.C. - The Majesty Law Group - Thompson Coburn LLP - Venable LLP - Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP - Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP - Wiley Rein LLP - Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP - Wilson, Elser, Moskowitz, Edelman & Dicker LLP - Winston & Strawn LLP - Young Conaway Stargatt & Taylor LLP For more information about this report visit http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/gx35bv/public_law
News Article | February 15, 2017
Dublin, Feb. 15, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "M&A Attorney Hourly Rate and Deal Report 2017" report to their offering. 'The M&A Attorney Hourly Rate Report 2017' details the hourly rates of Attorneys at the most active Deal Law Firms. Rates are analyzed by: 1. Firm Revenue Group (AMLAW 10, 50, 100, 101-200 and non-AMLAW Firms) 2. Individual Firm including a Relative Hourly Rate Ranking (Highest to Lowest) for each Firm 3. M&A Deal Representation for Acquirer, Seller and Target Companies including an M&A Deal Value (Highest to Lowest) for each Law Firm 4. Hourly Rates by Industry to determine industry opportunity and strength for deals. Attorneys practicing Mergers & Acquisitions have in the past, had the highest overall rates; this continues to be the case for 2017 as well, based on 2016 results and a modest increase for 2017. Deals, overall, are up and so are the hourly rates of almost all law firms especially the premier ones with hourly rates easily exceeding $1,200 for Partners. Key Topics Covered: Section 1: Rates by AMLAW Group Section 2: Rates by Individual Firm Section 3: M&A Deals Section 4: M&A Deals - Relative Deal Rankings Section 5: M&A Rates by Industry Companies Mentioned - ADVISES Partnerschaft von Rechtsanwälten, Wirtschaftsprüfern und Steuerberatern - Adams and Reese LLP - Akerman LLP - Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP - Allen Barnes & Jones, PLC - Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis LLP - Alston & Bird LLP - Andrews Kurth Kenyon LLP - Anglin Flewelling Rasmussen Campbell & Trytten, LLP - Anthony & Partners, LLC - Anthony Ostlund Baer & Louwagie P.A. - Appleby Global Group Services Limited - Archer & Greiner, P.C. - Arent Fox LLP - Armstrong Teasdale LLP - Arnall Golden Gregory LLP - Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer LLP - Arnstein & Lehr, LLP - Ashurst LLP - Baker & Hostetler LLP - Baker & McKenzie LLP - Baker Botts LLP - Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz, PC - Balch & Bingham LLP - Ballard Spahr LLP - Barnes & Thornburg LLP - Bass Berry & Sims PLC - Battle, Winslow, Scott & Wiley, P.A. - Benesch, Friedlander, Coplan & Aronoff LLP - Bernstein, Shur, Sawyer & Nelson, P.A. - Bieging Shapiro & Barber LLP - Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP - Blank Rome LLP - Bogatz & Associates, P.C. - Boies, Schiller & Flexner, LLP - Bond, Schoeneck & King, PLLC - Borden Ladner Gervais LLP - Bose McKinney & Evans LLP - Bowles Rice LLP - Boyd & Jenerette, P.A. - Bracewell LLP - Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP - Bradshaw, Fowler, Proctor & Fairgrave, P.C. - Breazeale, Sachse & Wilson, LLP - Bredin Prat - Bricker & Eckler LLP - Briggs and Morgan PA - Brinks Gilson & Lione - Broad and Cassel - Brooks, Pierce, McLendon, Humphrey & Leonard LLP - Brown Rudnick LLP - Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck LLP - Bryan Cave LLP - Buchalter Nemer - Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC - Burke, Williams & Sorensen, LLP - Burr & Forman LLP - Bustamante, Escandon & Pareyon - Butler Snow LLP - Butzel Long PC - Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP - Cadwell Sanford Deibert & Garry - Cahill Gordon & Reindel LLP - Calfee, Halter & Griswold LLP - Campbells - Caplin & Drysdale, Chartered - Carlson Dash, LLC - Carlton Fields Jorden Burt, P.A. - Carmichael & Powell, P.C. - Carmody Torrance Sandak & Hennessey, LLP - Carter Ledyard & Milburn LLP - Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP - Chadbourne & Parke LLP - Chaffe McCall - Chapman and Cutler LLP - Cheng Cohen - Chien Yeh Law Offices - Christensen & Jensen, PC - Clark Hill PLC - Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP - Coblentz Patch Duffy & Bass, LLP - Cohen Kennedy Dowd & Quigley - Cole Schotz P.C. - Connell Foley LLP - Cooley LLP - Cooley Manion Jones LLP - Covington & Burling LLP - Cozen O'Connor - Cravath, Swaine & Moore, LLP - Crowell & Moring LLP - Crowley & Lamb P.C. - Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle LLP - DLA Piper - Davies Ward Phillips & Vinberg, LLP - Davis Graham & Stubbs LLP - Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP - Davis Wright Tremaine LLP - Dawda, Mann, Mulcahy & Sadler, PLC - Day Pitney LLP - DeConcini McDonald Yetwin & Lacy, P.C. - Debevoise & Plimpton LLP - Dechert LLP - Dennis J. Wortman, P.C. - Dentons - Dickinson Wright LLP - Dickstein Shapiro LLP - Dilworth Paxson LLP - Dinsmore & Shohl LLP - Dorsey & Whitney LLC - Dow Lohnes PLLC - Downey Brand LLP - Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP - Duane Morris LLP - Dudley, Topper and Feuerzeig, LLP - Duensing, Casner & Fitzsimmons - Dykema Cox Smith - Dykema Gossett PLLC - Eisenhower Carlson, PLLC - Engelman Berger, P.C. - Epiq Systems - Epstein Becker Green PC - Ervin Cohen & Jessup LLP - Eversheds LLP - Fabian VanCott - Faegre Baker Daniels - Fangda Partners - Farella Braun & Martel LLP - Farrell Fritz PC - Felsberg Advogados - Fennemore Craig, P.C. - Fenwick & West LLP - Ferrero Abogados - Fiddler Gonzalez & Rodriguez - Foley & Lardner LLP - Foley Hoag LLP - Ford & Harrison LLP - Foster Swift Collins & Smith PC - Fox Rothschild LLP - Fredrikson & Byron, P.A. - Freeborn & Peters LLP - Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer - Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP - Frost Brown Todd LLC - Gallagher & Kennedy, P.A. - Gammage & Burnham, LLC - Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP - Gibbons PC - Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP - Godfrey & Kahn, S.C. - Goldberg Kohn - Golenbock Eiseman Assor Bell & Peskoe LLP - Goodmans, LLP - Goodwin Procter LLP - Gordon Rees Scully Mansukhani, LLP - Gordon Silver - Goulston & Storrs PC - Gowling WLG - Graf & Pitkowitz Rechtsanwälte GmbH - Gray Plant Mooty PA - GrayRobinson PA - Greenbaum Rowe Smith & Davis - Greenberg Traurig LLP - Greensfelder, Hemker & Gale, PC - Gust Rosenfeld P.L.C. - Hahn & Hessen LLP - Hahn Loeser & Parks LLP - Hamilton Stephens Steele & Martin, PLLC - Han Kun Law Offices - Harris Beach PLLC - Haynes and Boone, LLP - Herrick, Feinstein LLP - Herron Ortiz, P.A. - Herzog, Fox & Neeman - Heyl, Royster, Voelker & Allen, P.C. - Higgs & Johnson - Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP - Hogan Lovells LLP - Holland & Hart LLP - Holland & Knight LLP - Holme Roberts & Owen LLP - Honigman Miller Schwartz and Cohn LLP - Houser & Allison, APC - Howard & Howard Attorneys PLLC - Hudson Cook LLP - Hughes Gorski Seedorf Odsen & Tervooren, LLC - Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP - Hunton & Williams LLP - Husch Blackwell LLP - Ice Miller LLP - Irell & Manella LLP - Jackson DeMarco Tidus Peckenpaugh - Jackson Walker LLP - Jaffe Raitt Heuer & Weiss PC - James F. Kahn, P.C. - Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP - Jenner & Block LLP - Johnson DeLuca Kurisky & Gould, P.C. - Jones Day - Jones Walker LLP - Jones, Bell, Abbott, Fleming & Fitzgerald L.L.P. - K&L Gates LLP - Kaempfer Crowell - Karr Tuttle Campbell - Kasowitz, Benson, Torres & Friedman LLP - Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP - Keesal, Young? & Logan - Keightley & Ashner LLP - Keller Rohrback L.L.P. - Kelley Drye & Warren LLP - Kelly Hart & Hallman LLP - Kerr, Russell and Weber, PLC - Kessler Topaz Meltzer & Check, LLP - Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP - King & Spalding - Kirkland & Ellis LLP - Kirton McConkie PC - Kissinger & Fellman, P.C. - Klee, Tuchin, Bogdanoff & Stern LLP - Kohner Mann & Kailas, S.C. - Kolesar & Leatham, Chartered - Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP - Kutak Rock, LLP - Lake & Cobb PLC - Lane Powell PC - Larkin Hoffman Daly & Lindgren Ltd. - Latham & Watkins LLP - Lathrop & Gage LLP - LeClairRyan - Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP - Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie LLP - Liebert Cassidy Whitmore - Lindquist & Vennum, P.L.L.P. - Linklaters - Liskow & Lewis - Littler Mendelson P.C. - Locke Lord Edwards - Loeb & Loeb LLP - Lowenstein Sandler PC - Loyens & Loeff - Luther Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH - Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP - Manley Deas Kochalski, LLC - Maples and Calder - Marquis Aurbach Coffing, P.C. - Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin, P.C. - Mathis, Marifian & Richter, Ltd. - Mayer Brown LLP - Maynard Cooper & Gale PC - McCarter & English LLP - McCarthy Tetrault - McCleskey Harriger Brazill & Graf, LLP - McConnell Valdes LLC - McDermott Will & Emery LLP - McDonald Carano Wilson LLP - McDonald Hopkins LLC - McElroy, Deutsch, Mulvaney & Carpenter, LLP - McGlinchey Stafford PLLC - McGuireWoods LLP - McWhorter Law Firm, PLLC - Meland Russin & Budwick, P.A. - Meyer, Suozzi, English & Klein, P.C. - Michelman & Robinson, LLP - Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP - Miles & Stockbridge, P.C. - Miller Nash Graham & Dunn LLP - Miller, Johnson, Snell & Cummiskey, P.L.C. - Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky & Popeo, P.C. - Mitchell Silberberg & Knupp LLP - Montgomery McCracken Walker & Rhoads LLP - Moore & Van Allen PLLC - Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP - Morris Polich & Purdy LLP - Morris Schneider Wittstadt, LLC - Morris, Manning & Martin, LLP - Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell LLP - Morrison & Foerster LLP - Mourant Ozannes - Moye White LLP - Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP - Munsch Hardt Kopf & Harr, P.C. - Murphy & King P.C. - Murtha Cullina LLP - Neal, Gerber & Eisenberg LLP - Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP - Nexsen Pruet - Nixon Peabody LLP - Norton Rose Fulbright LLP - Nossaman LLP - O'Kelly Ernst & Bielli - O'Melveny & Myers LLP - Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C. - Orr & Reno, P.A. - Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP - Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP - Otterbourg P.C. - Pachulski Stang Ziehl & Jones LLP - Page, Scrantom, Sprouse, Tucker & Ford, P.C. - Parker & Covert LLP - Parker Poe Adams & Bernstein LLP - Parsons Behle & Latimer - Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP - Paul Hastings LLP - Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP - Pepper Hamilton LLP - Perkins Coie LLP - Pessin Katz Law, P.A. - Phelps Dunbar LLP - Phillips Lytle LLP - Pia Anderson Dorius Reynard & Moss, LLC - Pierce Atwood LLP - Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP - Polsinelli PC - Porzio, Bromberg, and Newman P.C. - Poyner Spruill LLP - Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP - Proskauer Rose LLP - Pullman & Comley LLC - Quarles & Brady LLP - Quilling, Selander, Lownds, Winslett & Moser, P.C. - Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, LLP - Ragsdale Liggett, PLLC - Ray Quinney & Nebeker P.C. - Rayburn Cooper & Durham, P.A. - Reed Smith LLP - Rhoades McKee PC - Richards, Layton & Finger, P.A. - Richardson & Patel, LLP - Riemer & Braunstein LLP - Rivkin Radler - Robins Kaplan LLP - Robinson & Cole LLP - Robinson Bradshaw & Hinson, P.A. - Ropes & Gray LLP - Roshka DeWulf & Patten, P.L.C. - Rutan & Tucker LLP - Salter McGowan Sylvia & Leonard, Inc. - Sanders, O'Hanlon, & Motley, PLLC - Santamarina y Steta, S.C. - Saul Ewing LLP - Scheef & Stone, L.L.P. - Schellenberg Wittmer - Schiff Hardin LLP - Schiltz & Schiltz - Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP - Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP - Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt, PC - Sedgwick LLP - Severson & Werson - Seyfarth Shaw LLP - Shearman & Sterling LLP - Sheehan Phinney Bass & Green PA - Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP - Sher Tremonte LLP - Sherman & Howard LLC - Shook, Hardy & Bacon L.L.P. - Shulman Hodges & Bastian LLP - Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP - Sidley Austin LLP - Sills Cummis & Gross P.C. - Simcox and Barclay LLP - Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP - Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP - Slaughter and May - Smith, Anderson, Blount, Dorsett, Mitchell, & Jernigan LLP - Snell & Wilmer LLP - Solomon Ward Seidenwurm & Smith, LLP - Spencer Fane Britt & Browne LLP - Sprunger Law PLLC - Squire Patton Boggs - Steptoe & Johnson LLP - Steptoe & Johnson PLLC - Stevens & Lee - Stikeman Elliott LLP - Stinson Leonard Street LLP - Stoel Rives LLP - Stoll Keenon Ogden PLLC - Stradling Yocca Carlson & Rauth, P.C. - Strasburger & Price, LLP - Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP - Sullivan & Cromwell LLP - Sullivan & Worcester LLP - Susman Godfrey LLP - Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP - Swift, Currie, McGhee & Heirs, LLP - Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP - Tannenbaum Helpern Syracuse & Hirschtritt LLP - The Cavanagh Law Firm, P.A. - The Richard L. Rosen Law Firm, PLLC - Thierhoff Muller & Partner - Thompson & Knight LLP - Thompson Coburn LLP - Thompson Hine LLP - Thompson Krone, P.L.C. - Togut, Segal & Segal LLP - Tonkon Torp LLP - Torys, LLP - Troutman Sanders LLP - Tucker Ellis LLP - Tydings & Rosenberg LLP - Updike Kelly & Spellacy PC - Varnum LLP - Venable LLP - Vinson & Elkins LLP - Volpe and Koening, P.C. - Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP - Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz - Walker & Doepfner, P.C. - Waller Lansden Dortch & Davis LLP - Warner Norcross & Judd LLP - Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP - White & Case LLP - Whiteford, Taylor & Preston L.L.P. - Wiand Guerra King P.A. - Wiley Rein LLP - Williams & Connolly LLP - Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP - Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP - Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, PC - Wilson, Elser, Moskowitz, Edelman & Dicker LLP - Winstead PC - Winston & Strawn LLP - Winthrop & Weinstine, P.A. - Wolfe & Wyman, LLP - Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice PLLC - Wyatt Tarrant & Combs LLP - Wyrick Robbins Yates & Ponton LLP - Young Conaway Stargatt & Taylor LLP For more information about this report visit http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/6tzqfl/manda_attorney
News Article | December 19, 2016
BOSTON, Dec. 19, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Marcia Wagner, the Managing Director of The Wagner Law Group, widely recognized as the country’s top ERISA and employee benefits law firm, is pleased to announce that ERISA attorney, Dan Brandenburg, will be joining the firm as a partner, effective as of January 1, 2017. “The depth and breadth of Dan’s ERISA practice and his outstanding reputation as an exceptional attorney are an obvious fit for The Wagner Law Group and we are excited to have him join our growing team,” says Ms. Wagner. Mr. Brandenburg, who will be located in the firm’s Washington, D.C. office, has extensive experience and is a recognized expert in the areas of pension, 401(k) and welfare plans, executive compensation (including plans for tax-exempt organizations) and executive employment. He also has substantial experience with association-sponsored member service programs. Dan represents clients regularly before the IRS, the Department of Labor (DOL) and the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC), and counsels clients with respect to the IRS and DOL voluntary compliance programs and audits and investigations initiated by the IRS, DOL and PBGC. He received an LL.M. in taxation and a J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center, a B.A. and B.S. from Rutgers University, and is admitted to practice law in the District of Columbia. Prior to joining The Wagner Law Group, Dan was a partner at Saul Ewing LLP and the Managing Shareholder of Washington, DC-based Sanders, Schnabel & Brandenburg PC. Mr. Brandenburg has an AV peer review rating from Martindale-Hubbell, has been named to The Best Lawyers in America list for Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law since 2001 and has also been selected as a Washington, D.C. Super Lawyer from 2007 to the present. The Wagner Law Group, now proudly celebrating its 20th anniversary, has been dedicated to the highest standards of integrity, excellence and thought leadership and is considered to be the nation’s most exceptional ERISA and employee benefits law firms. The firm has six offices, providing unparalleled legal advice to its clients, including large, small and nonprofit corporations as well as individuals and government entities, in over 45 states and several foreign countries. The Wagner Law Group’s 27 attorneys combine many years of experience in their specialty fields of practice with a variety of backgrounds. Seven of the attorneys are AV rated by Martindale-Hubbell as having very high to preeminent legal abilities and ethical standards. Six attorneys have been named to the prestigious Super Lawyers list for 2016, which highlight outstanding lawyers based on a rigorous selection process.
News Article | October 28, 2016
MALVERN, Pa., Oct. 28, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Aclaris Therapeutics, Inc., (NASDAQ:ACRS), a dermatologist-led, specialty pharmaceutical company focused on the development of medical and aesthetic dermatology treatments, has been named one of the Best Places to Work in PA for 2016 by the Best Companies Group. The awards program, created in 2000, is one of the first statewide programs of its kind in the country. The program is a public/private partnership between Team Pennsylvania Foundation, the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development, the Pennsylvania State Council of the Society for Human Resource Management, and the Central Penn Business Journal. “It is a great honor to be named one of the Best Places to Work in Pennsylvania, and I’m pleased to share this award with all of my colleagues who help make Aclaris an exceptional company,” said Dr. Neal Walker, President and Chief Executive Officer of Aclaris. “We have built an extraordinary team of people who are committed to developing and commercializing new medical and aesthetic dermatology treatment options for patients with visible skin and hair conditions.” This survey and awards program was designed to identify, recognize and honor the best places of employment in Pennsylvania, who are benefiting the state's economy and its workforce. Employers are categorized based upon the total number of employees they have in the United States, 25 to 249 employees and 250 or more employees. To be considered for participation, companies had to fulfill the following eligibility requirements: - Be a for-profit or not-for-profit business - Be a publicly or privately held business - Have a facility in Pennsylvania - Have at least 25 employees working in Pennsylvania - Be in business a minimum of one year. Companies from across the state entered the two-part process to determine the 100 Best Places to Work in PA. The first part of this process was evaluating each nominated company's workplace policies, practices, philosophies, systems and demographics. This part of the process was worth approximately 25% of the total evaluation. The second part consisted of an employee survey to measure the employee experience. This part of the process was worth approximately 75% of the total evaluation. The combined scores determined the top companies and the final ranking. Best Companies Group managed the overall registration and survey process. Aclaris will be recognized at the Best Places to Work in PA awards banquet on Thursday, December 1, 2016, at the Lancaster County Convention Center in Lancaster, PA. Rankings will be revealed at the ceremony. Tickets may be purchased online at www.CPBJ.com/events. In addition to the public/private partnership, the program is supported by the following organizations: Lead Sponsor—Team Pennsylvania Foundation; Presenting Sponsors—BDO, USA and Conrad Siegel Actuaries; Major Sponsors—Harrisburg University, PA Department of Labor and Industry, Office of Vocational Rehabilitation and Saul Ewing LLP; Selfie Sponsor—CenturyLink; Founding Partners—Team Pennsylvania Foundation and the Central Penn Business Journal; Program Partners—The Department of Community and Economic Development and PA SHRM. For more information on the Best Places to Work in PA, visit www.bestplacestoworkinpa.com or contact Emily Winslow, event coordinator at the Central Penn Business Journal at 717-236-4300 or email@example.com. About Aclaris Therapeutics, Inc. Aclaris Therapeutics, Inc. is a clinical-stage specialty pharmaceutical company focused on identifying, developing, and commercializing innovative and differentiated drugs to address significant unmet needs in dermatology. Aclaris is based in Malvern, Pennsylvania and more information can be found by visiting Aclaris’ website at www.aclaristx.com.