California-based tech and life-sciences boutique Fenwick & West has elected Richard Dickson to the job of Chairman. Dickson leaves behind his position as head of corporate to take over from current Chairman Gordon
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US firm Fenwick & West has promoted three lawyers to the equity partnership, effective January 1, 2013. The partners are Seattle-based James Evans and San Francisco based Ryan Marton and Tyler Newby. "Jamie, Ryan and
Law firm diversity can make a significant impact upon firm reputation with prospective recruits and clients, and many major law firms are working to ensure that they are able to report a diverse workforce at all levels.
Numerous major law firms have begun to offer a benefit for employees that enroll their same-sex partner in the firm’s health care plan. The benefit aims to offset federal, state and local income taxes paid on the value