• Law & Legal

    Law Firm Hiring & Moves

    Thursday, December 30, 2021 Happy new year! Read on for the latest law firm hiring, pro bono and innovation news: Ropes and Gray announced the opening of their 12th location in Los Angeles in 2022, which will focus initially on the healthcare and equity & asset management industries. Attorneys Howard Glazer, Torrey McClary, Ranee Adipat and Leslie Thornton will assist in opening the new office, as they look to expand their reach in the Southern California market.  Ropes and Gray also added Brandon Howald to their new Los Angeles team. Mr. Howald brings 22 years of private equity  

    Comments Off on Law Firm Hiring & Moves
  • Car & Automotive

    Used-vehicle prices will fall quickly later in 2022, firm says. Here’s why.

    Other industry experts anticipate vehicle prices will decline at a more manageable rate. This month, Cox Automotive chief economist Jonathan Smoke told Automotive News that dealers seem more comfortable that the elevated prices they’re paying to obtain used vehicles won’t come back to haunt them. Cox expects the Manheim used-vehicle index to peak for a final time between January and April 2022, when customers spending tax refunds would cause a final price spike above the 2021 ceiling seen in November. Normal depreciation would return after this point, taking used vehicles back down to December 2021 levels in December 2022, Smoke  

    Comments Off on Used-vehicle prices will fall quickly later in 2022, firm says. Here’s why.
  • Law & Legal

    Law Firm Hiring, Legal Innovation & Pro Bono November 2021

    Wednesday, November 24, 2021 Happy Thanksgiving! We’re back with another edition of our legal industry news column, highlighting the latest attorney moves, law firm hiring, innovation and pro bono efforts.  Read on for the latest news. Attorney Moves & Law Firm Hiring Shumaker added several new attorneys to its Sarasota, Tampa and Toledo offices. The newest hires include Jacqueline Gardner and Travis Taaffe in Sarasota, who are also members of Shumaker’s Financial Services Industry Group. “We are excited to add two new associates to the Financial Services Business Sector here in Sarasota with the addition of Jackie and Travis,” said  

    Comments Off on Law Firm Hiring, Legal Innovation & Pro Bono November 2021