Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP announced that it is merging with Glenn Rasmussen, P.A., according to AL.com.
The firm, based in Birmingham, Alabama, will merge with the smaller Glenn Rasmussen, P.A., which is located in Tampa, Florida.
This will be the first office for Bradley Arant in Florida.
Twelve lawyers will join Bradley Arant from Glenn Rasmussen, P.A., which focuses on commercial litigation, banking and insolvency, labor and employment, corporate finance, transactions and real estate.
Beau Grenier, the chairman of Bradley Arant Boult Cummings, said the following in a press release from the firm:
"This is a milestone in the growth of Bradley Arant Boult Cummings, and it marks our entry into the Florida market, which has long been a priority for the firm. Our new colleagues have a strong reputation for high quality client service, which is one of our core values, and they add bench strength to our key practices. We look forward to serving clients throughout Florida from our new location."
The office in Tampa will be the eighth for Bradley Arant. The other offices are located in Alabama, Mississippi, North Carolina, Tennessee and the District of Columbia. The firm employs more than 460 lawyers.
In the announcement, Glenn Rasmussen president Robert B. Glenn, said, "Their unrivaled footprint in the Southeast and strong national reputation across a broad range of practices and industries will allow us to expand greatly what we are able to offer to our clients. Given that we share a common culture of service, all of our clients will continue to receive the personal attention they have come to expect from both firms."
The announcement said that Bradley Arant will use the current office of Glenn Rasmussen in Tampa, keeping the address and phone numbers.
Grenier added, "We are confident that we will attract talented attorneys in Florida and throughout the Southeast who will see our firm as an exciting platform from which to grow their practices."
The attorneys from Glenn Rasmussen joining Bradley Arant include the following: Timothy A. Andreu, Partner, Commercial Litigation; Michael B. Colgan, Partner, Commercial Litigation; Sharon Docherty Danco, Partner, Corporate Finance; Robert B. Glenn, Partner, Banking & Insolvency; Mark A. Hanley, Partner, Labor & Employment ; Robert C. Rasmussen, Partner, Corporate Finance; Edwin G. Rice, Partner, Banking & Insolvency; Alysa J. Ward, Partner, Commercial Litigation, Labor & Employment; Tony B. Griffin, Counsel, Labor & Employment; Cheryl J. Lister, Senior Attorney, Litigation; Matthew D. Pipes, Senior Attorney, Corporate Finance; and Troy M. Carnrite, Associate, Corporate Finance.
Summary: Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP announced that it is merging with Glenn Rasmussen, P.A.