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Company Overview of Blank Rome LLP

Company Overview

Blank Rome LLP provides legal advisory services. The firm focuses on areas including antitrust litigation, restructuring and bankruptcy, workers compensation, financial services, intellectual property, leasing, mergers and acquisition, real estate, taxation, and estate planning. It caters to energy, healthcare, insurance, maritime, private equity, and real estate sectors. Blank Rome was founded in 1936 and is headquartered in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania with additional offices in Boca Raton, Florida; Cherry Hill and Trenton, New Jersey; Cincinnati, Ohio; Media, Pennsylvania; New York City; Washington, District of Columbia; and Wilmington, Delaware.

130 North 18th Street

One Logan Square

Philadelphia, PA 19103-6998

United States

Founded in 1936

Phone:

215-569-5500

Fax:

215-569-5555

Key Executives for Blank Rome LLP

Chairman and Managing Partner
Chief Financial Officer
Chief Operating Officer and Partner
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Blank Rome LLP Key Developments

Blank Rome LLP Announces Executive Appointments

Blank Rome LLP announced that Jonathan A. Loeb and Jeffrey Rosenfeld have joined the Firm's Corporate Litigation group as Partner and Of Counsel, respectively. Mr. Loeb brings more than twenty years of complex litigation experience to the Firm, with a practice that ranges across several industries, including entertainment, real estate, and healthcare law. Mr. Rosenfeld also has a breadth of experience, with a practice that includes litigation involving corporate governance, entertainment, intellectual property, and bankruptcy. Both Mr. Loeb and Mr. Rosenfeld join Blank Rome's Los Angeles office from Bingham McCutchen LLP, where Mr. Loeb served as Managing Partner of the firm's Santa Monica office and Chair of the Entertainment, Media and Communications group.

Blank Rome LLP Announces Executive Appointments

Blank Rome LLP announced that Frank Kaplan, Partner, and Ken Meyers, Of Counsel, have joined the Firm in the Corporate Litigation group. Mr. Kaplan's complex litigation experience spans class action, securities, insurance, unfair competition, partnership, and professional liability matters at both the trial and appellate levels. Mr. Meyers practices complex civil litigation and appellate work primarily in the areas of insurance coverage and business litigation. Prior to joining Blank Rome, Mr. Kaplan and Mr. Meyers practiced at Bingham McCutchen LLP. Both are based in the Firm's Los Angeles office. Mr. Kaplan has successfully represented various insurers in a multitude of complex coverage disputes, including disputes stemming from claims for directors and officers liability, professional liability, environmental contamination, disparagement of competitor's products, violation of false claims act statutes, construction defects, trademark, copyright and patent infringement, and violation of constitutional rights. For the past seven years, Mr. Meyers' practice has focused on coverage disputes for environmental liabilities involving claims under specialized pollution legal liability, contractors' pollution liability, and cost-cap policies. He has also counseled clients in all types of insurance coverage matters, including those involving directors and officers, general and professional liability, workers' compensation, property, and health and disability policies. He also handles litigation involving insurance regulations and insurance business disputes.

Blank Rome LLP Appoints Rick Antonoff as Partner in the Finance, Restructuring, and Bankruptcy Group

Blank Rome LLP announced that Rick Antonoff joined the Firm as a Partner in the Finance, Restructuring, and Bankruptcy group. Mr. Antonoff brings nearly 25 years of bankruptcy law experience to the Firm, with added emphasis on cross-border cases and insolvency issues arising in structured finance, securitization, and derivatives. He is based in the Firm's New York office. Mr. Antonoff joins Blank Rome from the Financial Restructuring Group at Clifford Chance. In his practice, he represents secured and unsecured creditors, official and ad-hoc committees, investors, and other parties in bankruptcy proceedings, out-of-court restructuring, commercial litigation, financing, and distressed mergers and acquisitions.

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