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Mary T. Vidas is recognized by Continental Who's Who

Tuesday, May 4, 2021 - 11:10pm

They provide the full range of legal and advocacy services, including environmental Law, insurance recovery, matrimonial and family law, litigation, and many more.

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  • They provide the full range of legal and advocacy services, including environmental Law, insurance recovery, matrimonial and family law, litigation, and many more.
  • Vidas has led a remarkable career for over 36 years, representing clients in Domestic Relations and Family Law and specializing in Matrimonial and Family Law.
  • In her current capacity at Blank Rome, she is well-known to be a challenging and demanding litigator.
  • While enrolled at Temple, her Family Law Professor recognized her skillset, and quickly offered her a position at his firm, Blank Rome, post-graduation with her Juris Doctorate degree.

Blank Rome Welcomes Insurance Recovery Partner Seth Lamden in Chicago

Tuesday, March 16, 2021 - 6:21pm

Chicago, March 16, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Blank Rome LLP is pleased to announce that Seth Lamden has joined the firms Chicago office as a partner in the Insurance Recovery group.

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  • Chicago, March 16, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Blank Rome LLP is pleased to announce that Seth Lamden has joined the firms Chicago office as a partner in the Insurance Recovery group.
  • With Seths addition, we now have 10 attorneys in Chicago and bring our premier Insurance Recovery practice to the Midwesta great market for insurance recovery services.
  • We are delighted to welcome Seth as we strategically expand our Insurance Recovery group, both in size and consistent with our strong culture of building a collaborative team of leading insurance recovery professionals, said James R. Murray , Partner and Chair of the Insurance Recovery practice group.
  • Recognized for his dedication to insurance recovery law, Seth was named a fellow of the American College of Coverage Counsel, an honorary organization of the country's top insurance coverage lawyers.

Blank Rome Welcomes White Collar Partner Jennifer Short in Washington, D.C.

Wednesday, February 17, 2021 - 3:30pm

Washington, D.C., Feb. 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Blank Rome LLP is pleased to announce that Jennifer Short has joined the firms Washington, D.C., office as a partner in the White Collar Defense & Investigations group.

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  • Washington, D.C., Feb. 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Blank Rome LLP is pleased to announce that Jennifer Short has joined the firms Washington, D.C., office as a partner in the White Collar Defense & Investigations group.
  • Jennifer joins Blank Rome from the litigation boutique KaiserDillon PLLC.
  • We are delighted to welcome Jennifer to Blank Rome, said Grant S. Palmer , Blank Romes Managing Partner and CEO.With more than 20 years of federal court litigation experience in the public and private sectors, Jennifer understands how regulators, lawyers, and executives make decisions about complex investigations.
  • At Blank Rome, Jennifer will collaborate with the firms government contracts practice and its experienced white collar litigators.

Blank Rome Welcomes Leading Finance Partner Anthony R. Callobre in Los Angeles

Tuesday, February 16, 2021 - 7:30pm

Los Angeles, CA, Feb. 16, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Blank Rome LLP is pleased to announce that Anthony (Tony) R. Callobre has joined the firm as a partner in its Finance, Restructuring, and Bankruptcy practice group and Financial Services industry group in the Los Angeles office.

Key Points: 
  • Los Angeles, CA, Feb. 16, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Blank Rome LLP is pleased to announce that Anthony (Tony) R. Callobre has joined the firm as a partner in its Finance, Restructuring, and Bankruptcy practice group and Financial Services industry group in the Los Angeles office.
  • Tony represents lenders and borrowers in commercial loan transactions, with a particular focus on asset-based lending and fund finance.
  • He joins Blank Rome from Buchalter where he was a shareholder.
  • Blank Rome is a banking powerhouse that represents the largest financial institutions across multiple geographies, said Tony.

Chestlen Development Provides Update On Delayed W Hotel Project

Thursday, January 14, 2021 - 7:00pm

Chestlen agreed in 2012 to build the hotel at the request of the City of Philadelphia to help overcome a hotel room shortage in Center City.

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  • Chestlen agreed in 2012 to build the hotel at the request of the City of Philadelphia to help overcome a hotel room shortage in Center City.
  • The destination will add 755 new hotel rooms and create approximately 1,000 new jobs for Philadelphians.
  • By the end of this month, Tutor Perini will be two and a half years late on delivering this project to Chestlen."
  • Chestlen Development, a real estate investment and development firm founded by Brook Lenfest and based in Conshohocken, Pa., is being represented by Blank Rome in Philadelphia and Glaser Weil in Los Angeles.

Blank Rome Rings in the New Year by Welcoming Litigation Partner Arash Beral in Los Angeles

Monday, January 4, 2021 - 6:23pm

Los Angeles, CA, Jan. 04, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Blank Rome LLP is pleased to announce that Arash Beral has joined the Firms Los Angeles office as a partner in the Corporate Litigation group.

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  • Los Angeles, CA, Jan. 04, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Blank Rome LLP is pleased to announce that Arash Beral has joined the Firms Los Angeles office as a partner in the Corporate Litigation group.
  • Arash regularly represents clients in complex and high-stakes business litigation matters, many of which have national and international implications.
  • We are excited to welcome Arash to our Firm, said Grant S. Palmer , Blank Romes Managing Partner and CEO.Arash is a skilled practitioner and leverages his breadth of experience to develop sophisticated litigation strategies for his clients.
  • Arash has a successful track record of counseling clients at the start of a dispute through trial and appeal, if necessary.

The Jordan Company L.P. Closes Recapitalization of Innoflight in Partnership with Management

Monday, January 4, 2021 - 3:00pm

NEW YORK, Jan. 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --The Jordan Company L.P. ("TJC") announced that one of its affiliates has closed a strategic investment in Innoflight Holdings, LLC ("Innoflight").

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  • NEW YORK, Jan. 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --The Jordan Company L.P. ("TJC") announced that one of its affiliates has closed a strategic investment in Innoflight Holdings, LLC ("Innoflight").
  • Led by Founder, President and CEO Jeff Janicik, Innoflight has built a reputation in the growing satellite market for its focus on advanced solutions while reducing development timeline and ultimately cost.
  • Duff & Phelps Securities, LLC served as financial advisor, Blank Rome LLP served as legal counsel and Newport LLC as strategic advisors to Innoflight.
  • TJC, founded in 1982, is a middle-market private equity firm with original capital commitments in excess of $13 billion.

Leading Employment and Class Action Litigator William J. Anthony Joins Blank Rome in New York

Monday, November 16, 2020 - 3:39pm

New York, Nov. 16, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Blank Rome LLP is pleased to announce that William J. Anthony has joined the Firms New York office as a partner in the Labor & Employment and Class Action Defense groups.

Key Points: 
  • New York, Nov. 16, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Blank Rome LLP is pleased to announce that William J. Anthony has joined the Firms New York office as a partner in the Labor & Employment and Class Action Defense groups.
  • In addition, Will launched and led the firms Class Actions and Complex Litigation group and grew it into one of the largest U.S. class action practices.
  • Will focuses his labor and employment practice on the strategic defense of class, collective, and multi-party actions, including a broad spectrum of federal and state law wage and hour claims.
  • Blank Rome also has a very clear and prominent culture of collegiality and collaboration as well as a leading reputation for its diversity and inclusion initiatives.

Mary T. Vidas is recognized by Continental Who's Who

Friday, October 23, 2020 - 6:57pm

PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Mary T. Vidas is being recognized by Continental Who's Who as a Top Distinguished Attorney for her remarkable contributions in the field of Law and for her current role as Partner at Blank Rome Law Firm.

Key Points: 
  • PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Mary T. Vidas is being recognized by Continental Who's Who as a Top Distinguished Attorney for her remarkable contributions in the field of Law and for her current role as Partner at Blank Rome Law Firm.
  • A full range of legal and advocacy services are provided, including environmental law, insurance recovery, matrimonial and family law, litigation, and many more.
  • Ms. Vidas has led a remarkable career for over 36 years, representing clients in Domestic Relations and Family Law and specializing in Matrimonial and Family Law.
  • When she is not practicing law, Ms. Vidas enjoys reading, visiting the theatre with her family and friends, and an occasional round of golf.

Blank Rome Adds Prominent Insurance Recovery Team in Washington, D.C.

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 4:56pm

The prominent team joins from Perkins Coie LLP where Rob served as firmwide chair of the Insurance Recovery practice.

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  • The prominent team joins from Perkins Coie LLP where Rob served as firmwide chair of the Insurance Recovery practice.
  • Rob, Linda, Allison, and Lakisha are a terrific addition to our growing Insurance Recovery group, added James R. Murray , Partner and Chair of the Insurance Recovery practice group.
  • Blank Rome has emerged as having one of the premier insurance recovery practices in the country, said Jacobs.
  • Rob joins Blank Rome after most recently acting as firmwide chair of Perkins Coies Insurance Recovery practice.