Charles Cox Recognized Among Los Angeles’ Top Litigators
Charles Cox, partner in Alston & Bird’s Securities Litigation Group, has been named a top litigator in Los Angeles.
Press ReleaseAugust 19, 2019
Alston & Bird Earns 10 Leadership Appointments to ABA Antitrust Section
Ten Alston & Bird Antitrust Team attorneys, including six partners, have been appointed to leadership posts in the largest and most prominent antitrust bar organization, the American Bar Association Section of Antitrust Law. Several appointments are new for the Section’s 2019-20 term that begins this month, while others are continuations of previous appointments.
Press ReleaseAugust 16, 2019
Alston & Bird Earns Broad Recognition in 2020 Best Lawyers
Hilton Grand Vacations Completes $300 Million Term Securitization
Alston & Bird client Hilton Grand Vacations Inc. has closed a $300 million securitization of vacation ownership loans through Hilton Grand Vacations Trust 2019-A.
Press ReleaseAugust 12, 2019
The First Bancshares to Acquire First Florida Bancorp for $85 Million
Alston & Bird client The First Bancshares, Inc., holding company for The First, A National Banking Association, announced that it plans to acquire First Florida Bancorp, Inc., the parent company of First Florida Bank, for approximately $85 million.
Press ReleaseAugust 5, 2019
West Texas State Bank to Merge with South Plains Financial in $76 Million Deal
Alston & Bird client West Texas State Bank (WTSB) has entered into a definitive merger agreement with South Plains Financial, Inc. (SPFI), the parent company of City Bank, in an all- cash transaction valued at $76.1 million.
Press ReleaseAugust 5, 2019
Alston & Bird Represents Underwriters in $400 Million Public Investment-Grade Notes Offering by Essex Portfolio
Alston & Bird acted as counsel to the underwriters in connection with an SEC-registered investment-grade notes offering totaling $400 million issued by Essex Portfolio L.P., the operating partnership of Essex Property Trust Inc., a publicly traded real estate investment trust that invests in multifamily residential properties on the U.S. West Coast.
Press ReleaseJuly 26, 2019
Alston & Bird Relocates and Continues to Build Silicon Valley Office
The new office gives Alston & Bird a more efficient space plan for interactions among clients and attorneys, reflecting how 21st-century legal work actually happens.
Press ReleaseJuly 24, 2019
Alston & Bird Recognized among the “50 Companies That Care” by People Magazine
Alston & Bird has once again been honored by People magazine as one of the nation’s top companies who win by giving back to their communities.
Press ReleasesJuly 18, 2019
Alston & Bird Honored as a “Best Workplace” in New York by Fortune
Alston & Bird has been named one of the top places to work in New York by Fortune magazine.
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