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Best Lawyers® Recognizes 69 Moore & Van Allen Attorneys
(August 2018)

Moore & Van Allen PLLC is pleased to announce that 69 attorneys representing each of the Firm’s three offices were selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2019.


McDowell featured in Corporate Compliance Q&A
(August 2018)

Corporate Compliance Insight’s Maurice Gilbert chats with Charlotte Litigation Member Valecia McDowell, Co-Head of the White Collar, Regulatory Defense and Investigations practice at Moore & Van Allen and a recent addition to the firm’s management committee. Valecia discusses her new role, some of the biggest risks facing companies today and what makes a good leader in the article published online August 14.


Clay Recognized as ABA YLD Star of the Year
(August 2018)

Charlotte Litigation Member Cabell Clay was recognized as an American Bar Association Young Lawyers Division (ABA YLD) Star of the Year at the ABA YLD Annual Meeting for her contributions over the 2017-2018 bar year as the Division’s Administrative Director. The conference was held August 2-4 in Chicago, IL.


Moore & Van Allen welcomes R. Todd Ransom to Financial Services team
(August 2018)

Moore & Van Allen PLLC is pleased to announce that R. Todd Ransom has joined the firm as a member of the Financial Services team. Ransom was recently a partner at Haynes and Boone, LLP in New York City, and prior to that served as assistant general counsel at Bank of America Corp.


Soja Quoted in Bloomberg Law
Bloomberg Law, (August 2018)

Charlotte Litigation Associate Brian Soja was quoted in Bloomberg Law’s article titled, “U.S. Bank Tops Increased Anti-Money Laundering Push in 2018.”


MVA Serves as Legal Advisor in Acquisition of Charlotte Developer Crescent Communities
(July 2018)

Per the Charlotte Business Journal, Sumitomo Forestry America, Inc. has completed the acquisition of substantially all of the assets of Crescent Communities. Alan Pope, Carolyn Meade, Tim Corrigan, Emily Vaughn and Brennan Sheedy represented Crescent Communities in the transaction, along with Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP.


MVA Serves as Legal Counsel to Spice World, Inc.
(July 2018)

As announced this week on The PE Hub Network, MVA served as legal counsel to the founders and equity holders of Spice World, Inc., the country’s largest processor and seller of fresh and processed garlic.


Whittaker and Bloomfield’s Article “What to Expect From The FDIC’s New Chief” Published in Law360
Law360, (July 2018)

Charlotte Litigation Council Kristina Whittaker and Member Neil Bloomfield’s article titled “What to Expect From The FDIC’s New Chief” was published in Law360 on July 9.


Moore & Van Allen celebrates service contributions at 17th annual Public Service Luncheon
Firm recognizes philanthropy of attorneys, staff and community partners, (July 2018)

Moore & Van Allen PLLC honored select firm attorneys and staff at its 17th annual Sally & Bill Van Allen Public Service Luncheon in June. Litigation Member Randel E. Phillips received the hallmark 2018 Sally & Bill Van Allen Public Service Award for his commitment to public service. Additionally, the Outstanding Volunteer Staff Member Award was presented to Human Resources Administrative Coordinator Patty LaQuay and the Outstanding Legal Department Partner Award was given to the Mecklenburg County District Attorney’s Office.


Two Moore & Van Allen members named to Benchmark Litigation Hot List
(July 2018)

Moore & Van Allen PLLC is pleased to announce that Charlotte Litigation members Frank E. Schall and Christopher D. Tomlinson have been recognized as leading U.S. litigation attorneys on Benchmark Litigation’s third annual “40 & Under Hot List.”


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