How does one big law firm distinguish itself from the rest? Branding pro Siobhan Burns at Clarity in New York has worked with some of the biggest in Big Law to help create brands that convey individuality, in an industry rife with look-alikes.
Management committee member Damien Marshall said new appointments in New York, Washington, L.A., Oakland and Albany are a further step in the “continuing transition of the firm's management and leadership.
The Chicago-based clearinghouse announced Thursday it had appointed Janet Angstadt as executive vice president and GC. She'll be focused on compliance and regulatory issues while overseeing the strategic direction of OCC's legal programs.
Employment lawyers say the issue is coming up frequently these days as a growing number of women establish companies or take leadership roles. While bias by subordinates has not often led to litigation, general counsel need to be aware of the risks.
In five years, the U.S. firm has doubled its lawyer head count in Australia. Whereas it had 40 lawyers and one office in the country in 2014, it now has about 100 lawyers in four offices—and it plans to keep growing.
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Christopher Korst resigned his post effective June 5, at which time Dawn Wolverton, the Plano, Texas-based rent-to-own company's VP, assistant GC and secretary since 2011, stepped in on an interim basis.
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