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Veteran IP Attorney Sasha Rao Joins Maynard Cooper


Key hire bolsters IP Litigation practice as West Coast expansion continues

Maynard Cooper & Gale continues to attract high level talent in its San Francisco office with the addition of attorney Sasha G. Rao, who will join the firm’s Intellectual Property Litigation & Technology practices. Rao was recently recognized as a “Top 75 IP Litigator in California” by the Daily Journal and an “IP Star” and one of the “Top 250 Women in IP” by Managing IP magazine.

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Warren Lightfoot Elected as Chairman of ASB Labor & Employment Section


Maynard Cooper & Gale PC is pleased to announce that attorney Warren B. Lightfoot Jr. was recently elected as chairman of the Alabama State Bar’s Labor & Employment Law section for the coming year. The election took place at the section’s recent annual meeting.

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John Bolus Elected Chairman of the Southern Law Network


Maynard Cooper & Gale PC is pleased to announce that attorney John N. Bolus has been elected Chairman of the Management Committee of the Southern Law Network, commencing duties at the Southern Law Network’s Fifteenth Annual General Counsel Conference, held last month. Mr. Bolus presided over the conference, which featured John Dean, former Counsel to the President of the United States, who provided an ethics presentation based upon lessons from the Watergate crisis.

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Maynard Cooper Welcomes Joey Chbeir


Maynard Cooper & Gale PC welcomes Joey A. Chbeir to its General Litigation, International Trade and Immigration practices.

Chbeir has extensive experience assisting individual and corporate clients in matters involving international law, corporate law, railroad law, business transactions, immigration law and commercial litigation. Continue reading...

Maynard Cooper’s Scott Brown Selected as Author in New Authoritative Book


Scott S. Brown, shareholder at Maynard Cooper & Gale PC, is recognized as a leader in the intellectual property law field after being selected as an author in the recently released book, Inside the Minds: Litigation Strategies for Intellectual Property Cases, 2014 Edition.

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Maynard Cooper Welcomes Eight New Associates


Birmingham, Ala. (September 15, 2014) – Maynard Cooper & Gale PC welcomes eight new associates to its Birmingham and Huntsville offices as part of the Fall 2014 Class. Continue reading...

Kim Ingram Joins Maynard Cooper


Maynard Cooper & Gale PC welcomes Kim Ingram to its Mergers and Acquisitions, Corporate Governance and Compliance and Real Estate practices.

Ingram works with clients in many industries, but has a significant practice in the newspaper and print industry where she has more than 30 years of experience helping publishers from across the nation on a host of transactions. Continue reading...

81 Maynard Cooper Attorneys Listed in The Best Lawyers in America


Birmingham, Ala. - Eighty-one Maynard Cooper & Gale PC attorneys are recognized in the 2015 edition of The Best Lawyers in America as being leaders in their areas of practice. Many of the attorneys appear on the list more than once for their work in multiple practice areas. Continue reading...

11 Maynard Cooper Attorneys Named "Lawyer of the Year"


Birmingham, Ala.The Best Lawyers in America© named 11 Maynard Cooper & Gale PC attorneys as “Lawyers of the Year” in the 2015 edition of its annual list. This accolade recognizes “a single outstanding lawyer in each practice area and designated metropolitan area,” as part of the annual list of Best Lawyers. Continue reading...

Maynard Cooper Opens New Office in San Francisco


BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Maynard Cooper & Gale PC today announced the firm will open a new office in San Francisco. Existing clients and related opportunities have led to this decision to expand the firm’s presence on the West Coast. This new office will initially focus on three practice areas: insurance and financial services litigation, complex ERISA litigation (including class actions), and sports and entertainment law. Continue reading...