Daily News: July 8, 2013

Duane Morris Receives Top Honors from ACG, NY Enterprise Report


Duane Morris announced two honors recently bestowed on its Corporate Practice Group. The Association for Corporate Growth (ACG) New York and The M&A Advisor named Duane Morris Law Firm of the Year as part of the third-annual ACG New York Champion’s Awards.

In addition, New York Enterprise Report, in conjunction with Citibank, named Duane Morris partner Michael D. Schwamm among the top seven business legal advisors in the New York tri-state area as part of its 2013 Accountant & Attorney Awards.

“We are honored and pleased to accept these awards,” said George Nemphos, chair of the firm’s international Corporate Practice Group. This dual recognition is the result of tireless work on the part of our entire M&A and private equity team in New York and across the United States, and we congratulate Michael on his individual recognition.”

The ACG New York Champion’s Awards recognize the leading New York firms that have significant achievements in the middle-market M&A industry.

Members of Duane Morris’ Corporate Practice Group advise clients in connection with mergers and acquisitions; public and private offerings of equity and debt securities; corporate finance; corporate compliance; corporate governance; and taxation.

Schwamm practices in the areas of corporate, mergers and acquisitions, securities and technology law.

Duane Morris is a law firm with more than 700 attorneys in offices across the United States and internationally.