Gregory R. Haworth Named Duane Morris Newark Workplace Managing Accomplice NEWARK, N.J., January 18, 2017-Duane Morris LLP has appointed Gregory R. Haworth managing associate of its Newark, N.J. workplace. Haworth succeeds Walter J. Greenhalgh, who has served in that position because the workplace’s opening in 1996.
“While Greg has some very big shoes to fill in succeeding Walter Greenhalgh, he is an extremely successful lawyer with a great client following in the financial services and banking sectors, and with his experience as a member of our Partners Board, I know that he will be tremendously effective in his new role,” stated John J. Soroko, Chairman and CEO of Duane Morris. “We are confident that under Greg’s leadership, the Newark office will continue to grow and provide exceptional client service as it has for many years under Walter’s leadership.” “I’m honored to lead such a dedicated and distinguished group of lawyers,” stated Haworth. “I look forward to working with my colleagues in Newark and around the firm to continue the success we’ve achieved here since the office opened 20 years ago.” Haworth focuses his apply on business and enterprise litigation, chapter and banking litigation, protection of client claims, building litigation and disputes associated to commerce secrets and techniques and non-disclosure, contracts, business actual property, trusts, shareholders and sophistication actions. Haworth has litigated issues in quite a few boards that embrace the federal, state and chapter courts in New Jersey, New York and different states. Haworth was acknowledged for 9 successive years in Chambers USA: America’s Main Attorneys for Enterprise within the space of economic litigation in New Jersey. Shoppers commend his robust courtroom presence and wonderful analytical abilities. Haworth is a member of the Chapter Regulation and Banking Regulation sections of the New Jersey State Bar Affiliation and the Federal Bar Affiliation. Haworth is a 1982 graduate of Rutgers Faculty of Regulation – Newark, the place he was a member of the Regulation Assessment, and a graduate of Franklin Faculty. Greenhalgh will proceed his chapter apply at Duane Morris as of counsel. A board-certified Enterprise Chapter Regulation specialist by the American Board of Certification, Greenhalgh has been listed within the space of Chapter/Restructuring in New Jersey by Chambers USA: America’s Main Attorneys for Enterprise since 2009. Concerning the Duane Morris Newark Workplace Duane Morris’ Newark workplace is likely one of the agency’s two strategically situated workplaces in New Jersey. The Newark workplace is a part of a world community of the agency’s workplaces, and attorneys there present quite a lot of providers, together with: enterprise reorganization and monetary restructuring; advanced litigation, white-collar protection and various dispute decision; company, securities, mergers and acquisitions; employment legislation; power, surroundings and sources; monetary providers litigation; well being legislation; insurance coverage and reinsurance; mental property and IP litigation; worldwide legislation and marine insurance coverage; marine, aviation, transportation and logistics; actual property; and tax. About Duane Morris Duane Morris LLP gives progressive options to at the moment’s multifaceted authorized and enterprise challenges by way of the collegial and collaborative tradition of its greater than 750 attorneys in workplaces throughout america and internationally. The agency represents a broad array of shoppers, spanning all main practices and industries. BOSTON, July 10, 2013-Duane Morris is happy to announce that Jonathan Lourie (https://www.linkedin.com/in/jonathan-lourie-8a692) has joined the agency’s Company Observe Group as a associate within the agency’s rising Boston workplace. Lourie’s arrival additional strengthens Duane Morris’ company capabilities, significantly within the areas of life sciences, new media and know-how transactions. Lourie joins the agency from Edwards Wildman. Lourie is the third lawyer to affix the Boston workplace up to now two months, together with Daniel B. Winslow, a Massachusetts state consultant who re-joined the agency in June. Lourie (https://twitter.com/jon_lourie) focuses his apply on representing technology-based corporations in commercializing their applied sciences and bringing services to market. He has substantial expertise in licensing, joint ventures and collaborations, particularly within the discipline of life sciences. Lourie additionally advises corporations and people in america and overseas in know-how transfers, enterprise capital transactions, mergers and acquisitions, chapter acquisitions, specialised lending, worldwide legislation and securities legislation. He writes and speaks on such matters as know-how licensing, biotechnology switch and entrepreneurship, amongst others.
Lourie earned his J.D. in 1986 from Syracuse College Faculty of Regulation, magna cum laude, and was the senior lead articles editor of the Mu. He graduated in 1982 with a B.Sc. in Psychobiology from McGill College. Lourie has been incessantly named as a Massachusetts Tremendous Lawyer and was named by Euromoney/LMG as a Life Science Star in 2012. About Duane Morris Duane Morris LLP, a legislation agency with greater than 700 attorneys in workplaces throughout america and internationally, is requested by a broad array of shoppers to offer progressive options to at the moment’s authorized and enterprise challenges.