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Philadelphia firms are active buyers as legal industry on record-setting M&A pace

October 6, 2017

Philadelphia Business Journal

Montgomery McCracken was noted in the Philadelphia Business Journal article “Philadelphia firms are active buyers as legal industry on record-setting M&A pace,” for…

Pennsylvania Powerhouse: Montgomery McCracken

September 29, 2017

Law360

Montgomery McCracken Walker & Rhoads LLP’s Philadelphia litigators gained national attention in the last year for their role knocking down class…

Rutgers Law Students Represent Prison Inmates in Civil Rights Cases

September 29, 2017

Rutgers Law School

Some Rutgers Law School students are receiving actual legal work experience by representing pro se litigants through a federal court…

The Old-Fashioned Lobby Suggestion Box Gets a 21st-Century Upgrade

September 28, 2017

The Cooperator

Like just about everything else we encounter and use every day, the lines of communication in a co-op or condo…

Strong Pa. Business Base Helps Powerhouse Firms Thrive

September 25, 2017

Law360

The five firms named as Law360’s Pennsylvania Powerhouses for 2017 have taken advantage of the state’s historically deep legal talent…

$20M Aaron Hernandez Suit Faces Hurdles, Attorneys Say

September 22, 2017

The Legal Intelligencer

The family of deceased professional football player Aaron Hernandez filed a $20 million lawsuit against the National Football League and…

Queens Condo Draws Attention Over Controversial Displays

September 22, 2017

The Cooperator

Earlier this month, Neal Milano, the property manager of a 47-unit condo building in Sunnyside, Queens, was arrested for allegedly…

Rejoining Old Firms, Partners Move Back, but Not Backward

September 18, 2017

The Legal Intelligencer

Switching firms usually means embracing change, not familiarity. But it was deja-vu all over again twice last week, with two…

Two homecomings highlight a busy period of post-Labor Day lawyer defections

September 15, 2017

Philadelphia Business Journal

There has been a burst of post-Labor Day partner defections in the local legal community highlighted by two homecomings. Labor…

Montgomery McCracken Taps New L&E Leaders From Ballard Spahr

September 15, 2017

Law360

Law360, Philadelphia (September 15, 2017, 2:20 PM EDT) — Montgomery McCracken Walker & Rhoads LLP announced Friday it has lured…

Refilling L&E Practice, Two Rejoin Montgomery McCracken From Ballard Spahr

September 15, 2017

The Legal Intelligencer

Two labor and employment partners are returning to Montgomery McCracken Walker & Rhoads after a 15-year stint at Ballard Spahr,…

The Headache of Living Next to Endless Construction

September 15, 2017

The New York Times

Here are some of the things that have shattered the skylight of the NoHo apartment owned by Jeffrey and Suzanne…

Court fight brewing over medical marijuana facility

September 9, 2017

The Times-Tribune

A weed war is brewing between two companies that sought permits to open a medical marijuana growing facility in Scranton….

Pa. Marijuana Grower Failed to Disclose Probe, Suit Says

September 8, 2017

Law360

A medical marijuana company filed suit in Pennsylvania state court on Friday saying that a rival won a lucrative growing…

Sparking a marijuana war: rival wants Pa. to drop grower under criminal investigation

September 8, 2017

The Philadelphia Inquirer

Pennsylvania’s medical marijuana program took an ugly turn Friday as a Scranton-based company sought an injunction demanding that the state…

Fights Over Medical Marijuana Licenses Land in Pa. Court

September 8, 2017

The Legal Intelligencer

Two aspiring medical marijuana companies have filed lawsuits against the Pennsylvania Department of Health over its medical cannabis licensing process….

Screws Are Defined By Their Anchor, Gov’t Tells Fed. Circ.

September 5, 2017

Law360

A U.S. Court of International Trade judge mistakenly halved a Canadian fastener company’s import tariffs because it didn’t focus on…

Kids who killed could get a break

August 14, 2017

The Standard-Speaker

A drifter convicted of brutally killing two people 18 years ago has a better chance at freedom because of a…

Summer Associates Get Legal Business Boot Camp at Montgomery McCracken

July 28, 2017

The Legal Intelligencer

Mara Smith, an aspiring lawyer who just took the bar exam, said her summer associate experience set her apart from…

After Penn State, Kane Cases, Court Launches Grand Jury Review

July 21, 2017

The Legal Intelligencer

In the wake of several high-profile grand jury investigations in Pennsylvania, the state Supreme Court has enlisted a team to re-evaluate how…