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The first public release of a translator to Scheme by Matt Birkholz, Jim Miller, and Ron Weiss, written at Digital Equipment Corporation's Cambridge Research Laboratory runs J. Douglas, Jr., managing partner at Cullen and Dykman LLP LLP - Lower Layer Protocol , and Edward F. Gentner, Jr., senior partner at Bleakley Platt Remsen Millham & Curran LLP, jointly announced that their two firms have merged, effective Jan. 1. The combined firm will be known as Cullen and Dykman Bleakley Platt LLP.
The combined firm will have 124 attorneys with offices in Manhattan, Brooklyn and Queens, as well as Garden City, Long Island, Newark, New Jersey and Washington, D.C. The merger will leave both firms' personnel and staff intact.
In announcing the merger, Douglas said, "The merger will benefit both firms. For Cullen and Dykman, it will give us a much-needed presence in Manhattan and for Bleakley Platt, it will allow them to benefit from the resources of a larger organization. We are delighted to have the opportunity to work side-by-side with such a high caliber firm."
Gentner reinforced Douglas' comments, "It's a great opportunity for us. Our Manhattan presence is a perfect extension for Cullen and Dykman and their network throughout the metropolitan area and expanded resources will certainly benefit our clients.
With the talented and dedicated people in both firms, this merger will succeed. It's a perfect match."
One of the five oldest law firms This list of the world's largest law firms by revenue is taken from The Lawyer and The American Lawyer and is ordered by 2006 revenue:
New York, Middle Atlantic state of the United States. It is bordered by Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, and the Atlantic Ocean (E), New Jersey and Pennsylvania (S), Lakes Erie and Ontario and the Canadian province of State, Cullen and Dykman LLP has been serving the legal needs of its clients since 1850. Cullen and Dykman LLP has Ill attorneys and offices in Brooklyn, Garden City, Washington, D.C. and Newark.
Bleakley Platt Remsen Millham & Curran LLP is headquartered at 44 Wall Street in Manhattan. The 13-attorney firm has five partners and eight associates. Tracing its own roots back more than a century, Bleakley Platt Remsen Millham & Curran LLP is the product of two comerstone Manhattan firms, Remsen, Millham & Curran, founded in 1906, and Bleakley Platt Schmidt & Fritz fritz
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The combined firm will continue to provide a widerange of comprehensive legal services legal services n. the work performed by a lawyer for a client. , including banking, corporate, energy, real estate, commercial lending, secured lending, litigation An action brought in court to enforce a particular right. The act or process of bringing a lawsuit in and of itself; a judicial contest; any dispute.
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The merged firm's clients include individuals, large and small businesses, financial and educational institutions, insurance companies, energy and telecommunications companies See telecom company. , municipalities and not-for-profits.
A spokesperson for the two firms summarized the merger, "Two-great legal traditions-have-united on Wall Street and the ultimate winners are the clients of the combined firm. They will enjoy immediate benefits in increased staff and skills." A significant space expansion is already underway at the Wall Street and Garden City offices. The combined firm is looking forward to providing expanded services in all of its practice areas.
It should be noted that Bleakley Platt Remsen Millham & Curran LLP is a separate and distinct firm from White Plains based Bleakley Platt & Schmidt, LLP which is not involved in the merger. Although the two Bleakley firms have the same origins, they amicably am·i·ca·ble
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