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Workflows: Holland & Knight Opens Philadelphia Office

July 26, 2018, 11:30 AM

Two executive compensation and employee benefits partners are among 12 attorneys who left Reed Smith to open a Philadelphia office for Holland & Knight.

They are John Martini, who will serve as the executive partner of the Philadelphia office, and Kelly Bley, whose practice focuses on tax-qualified retirement plans.

The firm opened the office to be “close to our clients,” Martini told Bloomberg Law. “We’re growing very quickly,” he said. “The office will be full service,” and Martini anticipates “more worklaw lawyers joining in Philadelphia.”

Holland & Knight said the Philadelphia office is its 25th in the U.S.

More News About Worklaw Attorneys

DLA Piper welcomed Ryan Vann as a partner in the employment practice in Chicago.

Tzvia Feiertag joined Epstein Becker Green in Newark as a member in the employee benefits and executive compensation practice.

Ice Miller added Heather Renee Adams in Columbus, Ohio, as counsel to its labor, employment, and immigration group.

Labor and employment law firm Jackson Lewis appointed Lori D. Bauer managing principal of its New York office. Bauer succeeds Kevin Lauri, who stepped down to focus on his upcoming tenure as firm co-chair. Diane Windholz, in turn, succeeded Bauer as the New York office’s litigation manager. The firm’s Atlanta office added David Mohl as a principal in the disability, leave, and health management practice.

Sara M. Moore joined labor and employment law firm Nemeth Law in Detroit as a senior attorney.

Labor and employment law firm Ogletree Deakins named Meg Alli managing shareholder of its Detroit office and added Lori Adamcheski as a senior counsel there. The firm also welcomed Thomas Lidbury as a shareholder in Indianapolis. Lidbury will lead the firm’s e-discovery and records release practice group.

To contact the reporter on this story: Gayle Cinquegrani in Washington at gcinquegrani@bloomberglaw.com

To contact the editor responsible for this story: Peggy Aulino at maulino@bloomberglaw.com

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