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Maynard Cooper Names Five New Shareholders


Maynard Cooper & Gale PC proudly announces the firm’s five newest shareholders: Josh Baker, Jack Bethay, Stephanie Mays, Randall Minor and Harrison Smith.

“Each of these individuals has distinguished themselves as outstanding attorneys and team members,” said Mark Drew, Managing Shareholder. “We are very excited to add them to the shareholder ranks.” Continue reading...

Chris Wiginton Joins Maynard Cooper


Maynard Cooper & Gale PC welcomes Chris Wiginton to its Estate Planning and Tax practices.

Chris’ previous work covers a wide spectrum of experience including estate and business planning, corporate and partnership taxation and general corporate matters. He will work in the firm’s office in Huntsville.

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Maynard Cooper Welcomes Brian Sattizahn


Maynard Cooper & Gale PC welcomes Brian Sattizahn to its Intellectual Property & Technology practice.

Brian, who will work out of the firm’s Huntsville office, has an extensive history working across multiple areas of intellectual property including patents, copyrights, computer software licensing and other intellectual property law areas. Several major corporations look to Brian to manage their patent portfolios and, when necessary, assist in protecting their patent rights both in the United States and around the world.

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Brandon Stroy Joins Maynard Cooper's IP Practice


Maynard Cooper & Gale continues to add to the roster of talented attorneys in its San Francisco office with the addition of Brandon Stroy. Stroy will work in the Intellectual Property Litigation and Technology practices of Maynard Cooper. Stroy received his J.D. from Columbia University and holds a Bachelor of Science in Engineering and a Master of Environmental Management from Duke University. He comes to Maynard Cooper from Bingham McCutchen and joins his colleague, Sasha Rao, who started with Maynard Cooper at the end of October.

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Maynard Cooper Recognized as One of Nation's "Best Law Firms"


Maynard Cooper & Gale PC received high rankings in the U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” rankings report. Continue reading...

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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