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Chilean Aninat Schwencke & Cía. reinforces its areas of Intellectual Property, Technology and Innovation, and Competition

With the intention of ​​strengthening its team, and due to significant challenges in key areas of intellectual property, innovation and technology, as well as competition, Chilean law firm Aninat Schwencke & Cía has added to its ranks Senior Counselors Maximiliano Santa-Cruz (Intellectual Property, New Technologies, and Innovation) and Sander van der Voorde (Competition); and as an external advisor on compliance matters Alejandra Vallejos.

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Connolly Gallagher attorney, Gregory Weinig to Present at 2019 Delaware Trust Conference

Greg Weinig will present on the 2019 Trust Act: A Primer on What’s New in the First State at the Delaware Banker’s Association  2019 Delaware Trust Conference on October 23, 2019 at the Chase Center on the Riverfront.

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Attorney Lisa S. Gretchko Named to Crain’s Detroit Business 2019 Notable Women in Law

ROYAL OAK, Mich., November 5, 2019– Howard & Howard is pleased to announce that attorney Lisa S. Gretchkowas selected to Crain’s Detroit Business 2019 “Notable Women in Law.” The women featured were selected by a team of editors based on their career accomplishments, track record of success in the field, contributions to their community, and mentorship of others.

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Connolly Gallagher Named Partner, Hank Gallagher Served as Panelist at Delaware Judiciary’s Annual Retreat

Hank Gallagher was a panelist at a presentation to the judges and masters of the Court of Chancery at the Delaware judiciary’s annual retreat on Friday, October 4, 2019, in Rehoboth, Delaware.  His presentation included a discussion of the process for considering amendments to Delaware’s General Corporation Law and alternative entity statutes.

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Trisha W. Hall Elected to be a Fellow to American College of Trust and Estate Counsel

Connolly Gallagher Trusts & Estates partner Trisha Hall has been elected to be a Fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (“ACTEC”), a professional organization of approximately 2,500 lawyers who have demonstrated the highest level of integrity, commitment to the profession, competence and experience as trust and estate counselors.

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Connolly Gallagher Managing Partner, Chip Connolly Named to Irish Legal 100

Connolly Gallagher Managing partner Arthur G. (“Chip”) Connolly, III has been named to the Irish Legal 100. The 12th Annual celebration took place at the residence of the Ambassador of Ireland to the United States, His Excellency, Daniel Mulhall in Washington, D.C. on Thursday, October 24, 2019.

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Gregory J. Weinig to Present at ACTEC Mid-Atlantic Fellows Institute

Connolly Gallagher Trusts & Estates partner Gregory J. Weinig will present on “Representing Fiduciaries” at the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (“ACTEC”) Mid-Atlantic Fellows Institute in Philadelphia on November 7, 2019.

The Mid-Atlantic Fellows Institute was created to develop the  profession’s future leaders through a series of in-depth educational presentations led by outstanding subject matter experts in each field.  Upon completion participants are recognized as Graduates of the Institute.

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Brigitte Garceau admitted as Fellow of the IAFL

October 30, 2019 — Brigitte Garceau, from our Family Law Practice Group, has been admitted as Fellow of the International Academy of Family Lawyers.

“IAFL is a worldwide association of practising lawyers who are recognised by their peers as the most experienced and skilled family law specialists in their respective countries. The Academy was formed in 1986 […] to improve the practice of law and administration of justice in the area of divorce and family law throughout the world.” Membership is by invitation only: candidates must demonstrate their credentials and expertise to the Board of Admissions before being invited to join as Fellows.

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Howard & Howard Expands Las Vegas Office

ROYAL OAK, Mich., October 29, 2019 – Royal Oak-based Howard & Howard has expanded its Las Vegas, Nevada office with the addition of Alexandria von Mohr. She joins the Firm’s growing Business Litigation Practice.

“I use my global perspective to advocate for clients with a variety of legal needs.”

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Once more, RSS demonstrates its community involvement

October 25, 2019 — With almost a century of important presence on the Montreal and Quebec legal scenes, one of the core values of RSS has been service to our community. “Giving back” has been a refrain often heard through our corridors.

Almost every week throughout the years, members of the “RSS Family” have devoted their time, energy and resources to numerous charitable, healthcare, social and cultural organizations active in Montreal and Quebec. Many of our professionals have been amongst the leaders of our community and have occupied important positions in these organizations.

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