GIBBER ON ESTATE ADMINISTRATION – 2013 SUPPLEMENT RELEASED 11/15/2013
Gibber on Estate Administration, written by Allan J. Gibber and published by the Maryland State Bar Association has been updated with the new 2013 Cumulative Supplement. For the past 3 decades this publication has been the leading reference point for estate administration attorneys across Maryland. The latest Supplement updates the Fifth Edition, published in 2008, through October 2013, complete with recent case law and statutory amendments. The book also includes official form samples. For more information or to purchase visit www.msba.org or call the MSBA CLE Department at (410) 685-7878.
FIRM TO SPONSOR ANNUAL MARCH OF DIMES SIGNATURE CHEFS AUCTION 11/04/13
The firm is proud to be a corporate sponsor of the March of Dimes Annual Signature Chefs Auction which will be held on November 4th at the Baltimore Marriott Waterfront Hotel from 6:00pm to 9:30pm. Signature Chefs Auction is a spectactular gourmet fete and live auction showcasing the talents of the hottest chefs in town. The March of Dimes is the leading non-profit organization for pregnancy and baby health whose mission is to improve the health of babies by preventing birth defects, premature birth and infant mortality. For more information visit www.marchofdimes.com/maryland
NQGRG TO SPONSOR MARITIME MAGIC TO BENEFIT LIVING CLASSROOMS 09/27/13
The firm is proud to be a corporate sponsor for the ninth year in a row of Maritime Magic, a party to benefit the Living Classrooms Foundation hands-on education and job-training programs for disadvantaged youth. The event will be held on Friday, September 27th from 7:00pm to 12:00am at The Frederick Douglass-Isaac Myers Maritime Park.
The Foundation is a nonprofit organization that has worked since 1985 to provide a wide range of innovative educational programming for children and youth, at-risk populations, and the underemployed. Currently, the Foundation operates 38 programs, serving over 30,000 students per year. Utilizing maritime settings, community work sites and other challenging, real-world environments, and a low staff to student ratio, the programs emphasize the applied learning of academic, social, and employment skills. Key objectives of all Living Classroom programs are career development, cooperative learning, elevating self-esteem, and fostering multicultural exchange. For tickets or more information visit www.livingclassrooms.org
11 ATTORNEYS NAMED TO 2014 EDITION OF BEST LAWYERS 09/15/2013
11 NQGRG attorneys have been named to the 2014 edition of Best Lawyers, one of the oldest and most respected peer-review publications in the legal profession. Because of the rigorous and transparent methodology used by Best Lawyers, and because lawyers are not required or allowed to pay a fee to be listed, inclusion in Best Lawyers is considered a singular honor.
Deborah H. Devan
Robert M. Ercole
Allan J. Gibber
Price O. Gielen
Cynthia L. Leppert
Michael L. Quinn
David L. Snyder
Susan M. Wilkins
Thomas M. Wood, IV
Additionally, Thomas M. Wood, IV has been selected as a "Lawyer of the Year" for Baltimore in the Litigation - Labor Law - Union.
5 ATTORNEYS NAMED PRINCIPALS IN THE FIRM 09/01/2013
The firm is pleased to announce that Brian M. Flank, Stacy L. Manley, Brian M. Boyle, Elliott Engel and Simon Marciano have been named principals at the firm. Brian Flank and Simon Marciano are members of the firm's corporate and transactional group. Stacy Manley is a member of the real estate practice group. Brian Boyle and Elliott Engel are members of the litigation practice group.
STACY L. MANLEY APPOINTED AS CHAIR OF MSBA COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE DISCUSSION GROUP 06/13/2013
Stacy L. Manley was appointed as Chair of the MSBA 2013-2014 Commercial Real Estate Attorneys Discussion Group at the Annual Meeting of the Maryland State Bar Association. The Commercial Real Estate Attorneys Discussion Group presents monthly continuing legal education programs and discussions on current topics in commercial real estate to members of the MSBA Real Property Section. For more information or to register, please go to: http://www.msba.org/sec_comm/sections/realprop/docs/2013-2014DiscussionGroupRenewalForm.pdf
CYNTHIA LEPPERT INSTALLED AS PRESIDENT OF BAR ASSOCIATION OF BALTIMORE CITY 05/30/2013
Cynthia L. Leppert was installed as President of the Bar Association of Baltimore City at its 133rd Annual Meeting held on May 30, 2013 at the Hyatt Regency.
DIANE BRISTOW INSTALLED AS VICE-PRESIDENT OF WBA 05/04/2013
Diane C. Bristow, a principal in the firm's litigation department, was installed as Vice-President of the Women's Bar Association of Maryland, Inc. ("the WBA") at the WBA's Annual Conference which took place on May 17th and 18th at the Hotel at Arundel Preserve in Hanover, Maryland. The WBA is a state-wide bar association in Maryland, with approximately 650 members committed to the full and equal participation of women in the legal profession.