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Law and leadership: Andrew Penhale’s Experience

Our CEO, Andrew Penhale, talks about his experience as a team leader as well as his academic and professional background.

This episode is part of a series of podcasts put together by the Université de Sherbrooke. Andrew tells his story in an interview with Josée Perreault. 

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Davis Malm Elects New Shareholders

Davis Malm is happy to announce that Allison Ahern Fillo and Shawn McCormack have been elected shareholders at the firm.

Allison is an immigration attorney who works with U.S. businesses and non-citizens to obtain immigration and naturalization benefits. She counsels established and emerging businesses on immigration issues related to employment matters and advises on immigration due diligence and risk management in matters regarding corporate mergers, acquisitions, restructuring and startups.

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From Pro Football to the Practice of Law: Marc-Olivier Brouillette’s Experience

Numerous lawyers did not take the direct route from high school to their call to the Bar. Such is the case for Marc-Olivier Brouillette who, before donning a legal robe, wore the uniform of the Montréal Alouettes.

With simplicity and openness, he narrated his story in an interview for Droit devant, a series of podcasts put together by the student union of the University of Montréal’s law school. Click here to listen to “Le droit et le sport”.

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Bar of Quebec’s Continuing Education Activities: Once Again, RSS Is a Key Player

Following a long-established practice, RSS is a partner of the Bar of Quebec towards the annual continuing education conference on Recent developments in insurance and professional liability. This activity will be presented on Friday, January 27, live and via the Web. The papers of the Recent Development series are later published by the Centre d’accès à l’information juridique.

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Leading Trademark & Brand Protection Lawyer Joins RCCB

Philadelphia, PA, January 3, 2023 – Royer Cooper Cohen Braunfeld LLC (RCCB), a law firm offering a distinctive combination of practical business acumen, legal expertise and entrepreneurial passion, announced today the addition of Senior Counsel Nancy Rubner Frandsen. She will be a member of the firm’s Intellectual Property Group effective January 3, 2023.

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We’re Moving: Read Us at the Health Law Advisor Blog

We’re pleased to announce that our blog, Health Employment and Labor, will soon merge into the Health Law Advisor blog, which is also published by Epstein Becker Green.

Health Law Advisor tracks a wide range of legal and regulatory issues of interest to entities and stakeholders in the health care and life sciences industries.

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Establishing a Business Entity: Another Collaboration From Sharon Druker

Since 2015, Sharon G. Druker, Ad. E., is co-author of the chapter on Canada in Establishing a Business Entity: An International Guide, a manual on creating businesses in 40 jurisdictions. The 2022 edition of this publication offered by the International Lawyers Network, an association of law firms in 67 countries, has just been released. It can be downloaded at no cost.

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ILN Welcomes New Member Firms in Slovenia and Germany

The International Lawyers Network (“ILN”) is so happy to close out the year by officially welcoming our two newest member firms in Slovenia and Germany respectively, Law firm Kavčič, Bračun & Partners, o.p., d.o.o. and Wagner Rechtsanwalts- und Notarkanzlei.

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Sharon Druker and Rhona Luger Collaborate on an International Manual on Real Estate Transactions

The International Lawyers Network [ILN], an association of 91 full-service legal firms with over 5,000 lawyers in 67 countries, just announced the release of the seventh edition of Buying and Selling Real Estate: An International Guide, a manual on the purchase and sale of real estate in some 30 jurisdictions. The manual can be downloaded at no cost.

Sharon G. Druker, Ad. E., and Rhona Luger are the editors of the chapter on the Quebec regime, that discusses numerous questions related to residential as well as commercial transactions.

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U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” 2023 Report Recognizes Six Practices

Royer Cooper Cohen Braunfeld is pleased to announce that six practice areas have been recognized in the 2023 edition of the U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” report. We are honored that multiple practices have been ranked again, including Bankruptcy for the third year and Intellectual Property for the second year. And we are thrilled that our Tax, Real Estate, and Private Client Services (Trusts & Estates) practices are joining the rankings this year.

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