Alston & Bird’s COVID-19 Response & Relief Team can give insight and guidance to clients facing immediate questions and challenges about planning for or responding to the threat posed by the virus.
Press ReleaseDecember 2, 2020
Alston & Bird Named a “Most Admired Law Firm” by the Los Angeles Business Journal
Alston & Bird has been recognized by the Los Angeles Business Journal as one of the most admired law firms to work for in Los Angeles.
Press ReleaseDecember 1, 2020
Deona Kalala Recognized with Inaugural “Outstanding Performance Award” from ABA Antitrust Section
Deona Kalala, senior associate in Alston & Bird’s Antitrust Group, has been honored by the American Bar Association’s (ABA) Antitrust Law Section with its inaugural “Outstanding Performance Award” for her leadership in championing and driving the section’s Diversity.Advanced Initiative.
Press ReleaseNovember 30, 2020
Alston & Bird Boosts Finance Practice with Addition of Three-Lawyer Team in New York
Alston & Bird has deepened its structured and warehouse finance capabilities with the addition of a three-lawyer team from Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP.
Press ReleaseNovember 19, 2020
Supreme Court of Georgia Justice Keith Blackwell to Rejoin Alston & Bird
Alston & Bird announced today that Supreme Court of Georgia Justice Keith R. Blackwell will rejoin the firm as senior counsel in its Litigation & Trial Practice Group. A former litigation associate at Alston & Bird, where he began his career in private practice in 2000, Justice Blackwell will return to the firm in January and be based in its Atlanta office.
Press ReleaseNovember 19, 2020
Alston & Bird Continues London Growth with Arrival of Corporate Partners Phillip Taylor and Saloni Joshi
Alston & Bird continues to grow its London presence with the addition of partners Phillip Taylor and Saloni Joshi as the firm further strengthens its transatlantic offering for both contentious and noncontentious finance and corporate matters.
Press ReleaseNovember 17, 2020
Alston & Bird Named a “Best Place to Work” by the Dallas Business Journal
Alston & Bird has been named one of the top places to work in Dallas by the Dallas Business Journal, marking the first time the firm has been featured in the publication’s annual survey of the “100 Best Places to Work in North Texas.”
Press ReleaseNovember 12, 2020
Federal Circuit Affirms Dismissal of Patent Infringement Claims Against CarMax
In a major victory for Alston & Bird client CarMax Auto Superstores Inc., the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit affirmed a recent Massachusetts federal court ruling dismissing with prejudice patent infringement claims filed by KCG Technologies LLC.
Press ReleaseNovember 9, 2020
Elizabeth Broadway Brown Named a “40 Under Forty” Honoree by Atlanta Business Chronicle
Elizabeth Broadway Brown, partner in Alston & Bird’s Litigation Group, has been selected to the Atlanta Business Chronicle’s “40 Under Forty” Class of 2020.
Press ReleaseNovember 5, 2020
Alston & Bird Earns 117 Tier-1 Rankings in 2021 “Best Law Firms”
Alston & Bird has been honored as one of the nation’s top law firms in the 2021 edition of U.S. News-Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms.”
Press ReleaseNovember 5, 2020
Sole Source Capital Acquires Dallas Plastics
Alston & Bird client Sole Source Capital LLC, an industrial-focused private equity firm, has acquired Dallas Plastics, a leading manufacturer of high-performance specialty films used in flexible packaging and other end-use markets.
Press ReleaseNovember 6, 2020
Alston & Bird Recognized with 2020 “Volunteer of the Year Award” by Public Counsel
Alston & Bird has been honored as the 2020 “Volunteer of the Year” by Public Counsel, the country’s largest pro bono law firm.
PRESS RELEASENovember 4, 2020
Alston & Bird Honored Again for Pro Bono Leadership in Dallas
For the third consecutive year, Alston & Bird has been honored by the Dallas Volunteer Attorney Program (DVAP) with its annual “Gold Award for Pro Bono Service” for Dallas law firms with 50 lawyers or less.
Press ReleaseOctober 29, 2020
Alston & Bird Recognized Again as One of the Nation’s Top Adoption-Friendly Workplaces
Alston & Bird has once again been ranked among America’s top companies with the best adoption assistance programs, marking 14 years in a row that the firm has been recognized nationally as a leader in employee adoption benefits.
Press ReleaseOctober 26, 2020
Matthew Howell Recognized with “IP Community Service Award” by Georgia Intellectual Property Alliance
Matthew Howell, partner in Alston & Bird’s Intellectual Property Litigation Group, has been honored by the Georgia Intellectual Property Alliance for demonstrating the highest level of ethics, leadership, and serving others in the community.
Press ReleaseAugust 24, 2020
Jason Cooper Recognized Again as a “World-Leading IP Strategist”
Alston & Bird’s Jason Cooper, partner and co-chair of the firm’s Intellectual Property Group, has been named one of the world’s foremost intellectual property (IP) strategists for the fourth consecutive year.
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Press ReleaseOctober 12, 2020
Yuri Mikulka Recognized as a “Top Trade Secrets Lawyer” by the Daily Journal
Yuri Mikulka, partner in Alston & Bird’s Intellectual Property Litigation Group, has been named one of California’s top trade secrets lawyers by the Daily Journal.
Press ReleaseOctober 8, 2020
Alston & Bird Advises Rocky Research in Its Acquisition by Honeywell
Alston & Bird client Rocky Research, a technology leader specializing in thermal, energy, and power management solutions, has been acquired by Honeywell International Inc. The transaction is the second significant aerospace and defense deal Alston & Bird has advised on in the past month.