Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP established a government relations and public policy subsidiary by hiring four people from the Boston-based government relations firm Smith, Ruddock & Hayes.
The family of the late Robert Morvillo, the New York white-collar defense attorney who represented Martha Stewart and Hank Greenberg, is planning to start a new law firm next month in his honor.
Ronald Perelman’s MacAndrews & Forbes Holdings Inc. was ordered by a jury to pay $16 million to Perelman’s ex-lieutenant, Donald Drapkin, after jurors found the billionaire’s firm breached a separation agreement.
"It seems clear that he objective of the motion is simply to generate publicity and cast a cloud over Patton Boggs."
- Elkan Abramowitz on May 23, 2014