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Greenberg Traurig Secures Samir Handal's Release from Turkish Prison and His Return to United States

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Saturday, August 6, 2022 - 1:20am

WASHINGTON, Aug. 5, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- A team of Greenberg Traurig LLP litigators led by Shareholders Daniel Pulecio-Boek and James E. Gillenwater secured the release of Samir Handal, a Miami-based Haitian and U.S. real estate developer, from a Turkish prison and facilitated his return to the United States.

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  • A team of Greenberg Traurig, LLP litigators led by Shareholders Daniel Pulecio-Boek and James E. Gillenwater secured the release of Samir Handal, a Miami-based Haitian and U.S. real estate developer, from a Turkish prison and facilitated his return to the United States.
  • WASHINGTON, Aug. 5, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- A team of Greenberg Traurig LLP litigators led by Shareholders Daniel Pulecio-Boek and James E. Gillenwater secured the release of Samir Handal, a Miami-based Haitian and U.S. real estate developer, from a Turkish prison and facilitated his return to the United States.
  • About Greenberg Traurig's Litigation Practice: Greenberg Traurig's Litigation Practice includes a team of more than 600 attorneys.
  • About Greenberg Traurig: Greenberg Traurig, LLP has more than 2500 attorneys in 43 locations in the United States, Europe, Latin America, Asia, and the Middle East.

Greenberg Traurig Vice Chair Lori G. Cohen Named to Benchmark Litigation's 2022 Top 10 Women in Litigation List

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Friday, August 5, 2022 - 9:50pm

ATLANTA , Aug. 5, 2022   /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Lori G. Cohen, vice chair of global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP and co-chair of the firm's global Litigation Practice and Trial Practice, was named to Benchmark Litigation's elite 2022 "Top 10 Women in Litigation" list. The list, which is part of the publication's "Top 250 Women in Litigation" guide, honors women who have demonstrated their trial acumen, strong historical peer and client reviews, and proven achievements.

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  • Lori G. Cohen, vice chair of global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP and co-chair of the firm's global Litigation Practice and Trial Practice, was named to Benchmark Litigation's elite 2022 "Top 10 Women in Litigation" list.
  • ATLANTA, Aug. 5, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Lori G. Cohen , vice chair of global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP and co-chair of the firm's global Litigation Practice and Trial Practice , was named to Benchmark Litigation's elite 2022 "Top 10 Women in Litigation" list.
  • This is Cohen's fifth consecutive listing within the "Top 10 Women in Litigation" list by Benchmark Litigation, which is considered the definitive guide to the world's leading litigation firms and lawyers.
  • Her honors also include listing in Benchmark Litigation's "Top 250 Women in Litigation" (2015-2022) and being named "Product Liability Attorney of the Year" (2019, 2022).

Greenberg Traurig Expands Litigation Practice in Nevada; Adds Akke Levin

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Friday, August 5, 2022 - 8:00pm

LAS VEGAS, Aug. 5, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP continues the strategic expansion of its Litigation Practice in the Las Vegas office with the addition of Akke Levin as of counsel.

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  • Global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP continues the strategic expansion of its Litigation Practice in the Las Vegas office with the addition of Akke Levin as of counsel.
  • LAS VEGAS, Aug. 5, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP continues the strategic expansion of its Litigation Practice in the Las Vegas office with the addition of Akke Levin as of counsel.
  • "Akke has solid experience in both private practice and in the public sector," said Jim Mace, managing shareholder of Greenberg Traurig's Las Vegas office.
  • About Greenberg Traurig's Litigation Practice: Greenberg Traurig's Litigation Practice includes a team of more than 600 attorneys.

Davis+Gilbert Continues to Expand its Corporate Practice to Support Heavy Deal Volume with Hiring of John Algie

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Thursday, August 4, 2022 - 2:00pm

Davis+Gilbert has hired John Algie as a partner in the firms Corporate + Transactions practice the second partner to join the practice in the past month.

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  • Davis+Gilbert has hired John Algie as a partner in the firms Corporate + Transactions practice the second partner to join the practice in the past month.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20220804005382/en/
    John is a strong deal lawyer who also has tremendous business acumen.
  • The timing of Johns arrival could not be better as our practice, focused on small to mid-sized deals, continues to see very heavy deal volume.
  • We look forward to John and Tiffany Pollard, who joined as partner last month, providing immediate high-level support closing deals in our incredibly active practice.

Kreller Expands Financial Due Diligence, Risk Advisory Capability with Strategic Forensic Investigations Hire

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Wednesday, August 3, 2022 - 5:16pm

Kreller Group hires Greg Massa as Global Director for Engagement for its Forensic Accounting practice.

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  • Kreller Group hires Greg Massa as Global Director for Engagement for its Forensic Accounting practice.
  • Massa's introduction will further hone Kreller Forensics' calibrated offerings for a growing client base across a diverse and expanding field.
  • Kreller Group (Kreller Due Diligence) is a due diligence company that provides international due diligence investigations, corporate investigation services, FCPA services, M&A support, and risk management for multinational companies worldwide.
  • InJanuary 2020, Kreller Companies acquired Smith Brandon International (SBI), now Kreller Smith Brandon (KSB).KSB is a boutique corporate investigations and risk consulting firm based inWashington, D.C.KSB offers a range of services, including high-level political analysis, global due diligence, risk avoidance, corporate investigations, financial investigations, political risk assessments, and business intelligence services
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James R. Mason Becomes President of Home School Legal Defense Association (HSLDA)

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Monday, August 1, 2022 - 2:00pm

Purcellville, Aug. 01, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Purcellville, VA James R. Mason has been named president of Home School Legal Defense Association (HSLDA) today after the retirement of the organizations longtime leader and cofounder, Mike Smith.

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  • Purcellville, Aug. 01, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Purcellville, VA James R. Mason has been named president of Home School Legal Defense Association (HSLDA) today after the retirement of the organizations longtime leader and cofounder, Mike Smith.
  • Masons promotion to president follows more than 20 years as HSLDAs lead litigation attorney and seven years as Vice President.
  • Mason will also serve as president of HSLDA Action and Chairman of the Board for ParentalRights.org and ParentalRightsfoundation.org .
  • Home School Legal Defense Association (HSLDA) is Americas largest and oldest homeschool advocacy group.

Goulston & Storrs Receives Top Ranking in Private Wealth Law by Chambers USA High Net Worth Guide 2022; Five Attorneys Ranked as Leaders

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Tuesday, July 26, 2022 - 3:52pm

BOSTON, July 26, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Goulston & Storrs , an Am Law 200 firm, has received a top ranking in Private Wealth Law in Massachusetts in the 2022 edition of Chambers USA High Net Worth (HNW) Guide.

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  • BOSTON, July 26, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Goulston & Storrs , an Am Law 200 firm, has received a top ranking in Private Wealth Law in Massachusetts in the 2022 edition of Chambers USA High Net Worth (HNW) Guide.
  • Five Goulston & Storrs directors Mark Balk , Mark Christopher , Andrew Rothstein , Marshall Senterfitt , and Mark Swirbalus also ranked among the top attorneys in the directory.
  • Goulston & Storrs was one of only four firms to receive a Band 2 ranking in Private Wealth Law.
  • In the Private Wealth Disputes category, Mark Swirbalus , co-chair of Goulston & Storrs' Litigation group, and Marshall Senterfitt received top rankings.

HAHN & HAHN'S RITA DIAZ AND TODD MOORE NAMED TOP LITIGATORS IN LOS ANGELES

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Friday, July 22, 2022 - 8:34pm

LOS ANGELES, July 22, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Hahn & Hahn LLP announced today that Partner Rita Diaz and Of Counsel Todd Moore have been recognized for their accomplishments as leading attorneys within the Los Angeles business community and named to the Los Angeles Business Journal's annual list "2022 Leaders of Influence: Litigators & Trial Lawyers."

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  • LOS ANGELES, July 22, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Hahn & Hahn LLP announced today that Partner Rita Diaz and Of Counsel Todd Moore have been recognized for their accomplishments as leading attorneys within the Los Angeles business community and named to the Los Angeles Business Journal's annual list "2022 Leaders of Influence: Litigators & Trial Lawyers."
  • The publication notes that litigators are a "special breed of attorney" because they need to "transcend expert comprehension of the legal system."
  • "To see them represent our firm among some of the most talented attorneys in Southern California is an honor."
  • Hahn & Hahn LLP has been an active member of the Southern California business and legal communities since 1899.

ANDERSON McPHARLIN & CONNERS'S CARLETON BURCH AND KENNETH WATNICK NAMED TOP LITIGATORS IN LOS ANGELES

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Friday, July 22, 2022 - 3:29pm

LOS ANGELES, July 22, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Los Angeles law firm Anderson, McPharlin & Conners LLP (AMC) announced today that Partners Carleton Burch and Kenneth Watnick have been recognized for their accomplishments as leading attorneys within the Los Angeles business community and named to the Los Angeles Business Journal's annual list "2022 Leaders of Influence: Litigators & Trial Lawyers."

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  • LOS ANGELES, July 22, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Los Angeles law firm Anderson, McPharlin & Conners LLP (AMC) announced today that Partners Carleton Burch and Kenneth Watnick have been recognized for their accomplishments as leading attorneys within the Los Angeles business community and named to the Los Angeles Business Journal's annual list "2022 Leaders of Influence: Litigators & Trial Lawyers."
  • The publication notes that litigators are a "special breed of attorney" because they need to "transcend expert comprehension of the legal system."
  • Burch "has published extensively in the areas of fidelity insurance and insurance litigation," says the feature.
  • Anderson, McPharlin & Conners LLP is a dynamic and well-established civil ligation defense firm that adheres to the highest ethical standards and serves its clients throughout California and Nevada.

Robbins Geller Rudman & Dowd LLP Announces Proposed Settlement in the Harman Merger Litigation

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Friday, July 22, 2022 - 1:00pm

78u-4(a)(4) should be approved.

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  • 78u-4(a)(4) should be approved.
  • If you have not received a detailed Notice of Pendency and Proposed Settlement of Class Action (Notice) and a copy of the Proof of Claim and Release form, you may obtain copies by writing to Harman Merger Litigation, Claims Administrator, c/o Gilardi & Co. LLC, P.O.
  • Box 6177, Novato, CA 94948-6177, or on the Internet at www.HarmanMergerLitigation.com .
  • All Class Members who do not timely and validly request exclusion from the Class will be bound by any judgment entered in the Litigation pursuant to the Stipulation of Settlement.