International Trial Firm Sedgwick Expands for a Second Time with 14 Lawyers from Wallace
San Francisco-based Sedgwick announced its intention to open an office in Washington, DC. This is the firm's 15th location. Sedgwick has hired 14 lawyers from Wallace Partners. It includes five partners, one counsel, seven associates and managing partner Richard Wallace. The joining of lawyers of Wallace Partners is not the result of merger or acquisition says Sedgwick chair Michael Tanenbaum. This team comprises of trial lawyers and has experience in commercial, tort, product liability, and environmental cases. It will mainly focus on trial litigation. Sedgwick LLP is an international litigation and business law firm. With more than 300 lawyers, it provides counseling, risk management, litigation management, trial, appellate and transactional legal services to sophisticated corporate clients.