News

Legal 500 EMEA 2020 Recognition

Insurance

Holmes O’Malley Sexton’s insurance practice is led by Robert Kennedy. The firm has substantial experience of defending clients against insurance claims, having acted for a number of prominent insurers. Other key contacts include Donal Creaton, Michael Murphy, Anna Owens and Pat McInerney.

Read full article

The Legal 500 EMEA 2020 Recommends Lidings Among Top Legal Advisor in Russia

April 15th 2020 the new edition of The Legal 500 EMEA, international ranking for the best law firms and individual lawyers from over 150 jurisdictions, is launched. As a results of the research Lidings is recognized as one of the strongest legal advisors in corporate and M&A and dispute resolution in Russia.

Read full article

International Lawyers Network Elects New Chair

The International Lawyers Network, a global network of more than 5,000 lawyers, announced today that Pavla Kopeckova Prikrylova of PETERKA & PARTNERS in the Czech Republic, has been elected Chair of the ILN.

Kopeckova Prikrylova assumes the role from Simon Ekins, partner with Fladgate LLP, following an election by the Board of Directors in March. Ekins has served as ILN Chair since June of 2017, stepping down after three years of service.

Read full article

Chambers Europe 2020 Recognition

Holmes O’Malley Sexton’s insurance team is ranked as one of the best is Europe by Chambers & Partners following market plaudits for its  defence practice. The independent accreditation notes that the team have expertise in professional indemnity and negligence cases, frequently pertaining to the construction, accounting and legal sectors. The report also notes that the team are experienced in personal injury claims, often relating to road traffic accidents.

Read full article

Chambers Global 2020 Recognition

We are proud to be recognised as world leaders in Dispute Resolution and Corporate/M&A by Chambers Global 2020. Chambers and Partners identifies and ranks the most outstanding law firms and lawyers in over 180 jurisdictions throughout the world.

Read full article

COVID-19 —Family Law Communiqué

March 25, 2020 — Dear clients,

The current crisis affects almost all aspects of our lives.

However, we would like to take this opportunity to let you know that we continue to be here to serve you during these difficult times. The COVID-19 virus and the public health measures adopted to combat it may raise questions concerning custody, parental authority, alimentary obligations or the negotiation of your divorce (or any other matter that may arise) in the coming weeks.

Read full article

Howard & Howard Welcomes William A. Gonzales

Royal Oak, Mich., March 24, 2020 – Royal Oak, Michigan-based Howard & Howard is pleased to announce that William A. Gonzales has joined the firm. He will practice out of the Las Vegas, Nevada office.

“I apply my compassionate and assertive nature to achieve the best outcomes for my clients.” –William A. Gonzales

Read full article

Shanghai Summit to Feature Expert Discussions on Anti-Corruption Trends in Industry, Gov’t

Anti-corruption enforcement has never been more aggressive or coordinated. In light of this situation, multinational corporations have continued to emphasize investment in strong anti-corruption compliance programs. Around the globe, jurisdictions have taken steps to strengthen their anti-corruption legislative framework by requiring organizations and businesses to comply with internal policies and local regulations.

Read full article

Singapore Summit to Gather Anti-Corruption Experts in Industry, Government

Anti-corruption enforcement has never been more aggressive or coordinated. In light of this current situation, multinational corporations have continued to emphasize investment in strong anti-corruption compliance programs. In the Asia-Pacific region, jurisdictions have taken strong steps to reinforce their anti-corruption legislative framework by requiring organizations and businesses to comply with internal policies and local regulations.

Read full article

Our Approach to COVID-19

March 16, 2020 — At RSS, protecting the health and safety of our employees and their families, of our business partners and of our customers is our highest priority, which is why we constantly monitor the information and recommendations made by our governments and the World Health Organization.

Accordingly, we have put in place a business continuity plan to continue to provide you with the level of service you are entitled to expect. Thus, our offices in Montreal, Saint-Jérôme and Saguenay remain open. However, the firm’s technology infrastructure and telework policy allow our employees to continue their work as usual from home if it becomes necessary to close our offices.

Read full article