New York, New York (PressExposure) October 20, 2008 -- The New York-based law firm of Meister Seelig & Fein LLP has announced that it has formed an affiliation with the Philadelphia-based, regional law firm of Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP.
Stuart Rich, a partner at Meister Seelig & Fein, LLP, who practices commercial real estate, corporate, and bankruptcy law representing owner developers, lenders, purchasers and investors, stated: âWe are pleased to have formed a an affiliation with Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel, for it will mean that our clients will have an even broader range of services than had been previously available. In addition, the Obermayer firmâs presence throughout the Mid-Atlantic region should benefit our broad range of clients both inside and outside the New York Metropolitan area.â
Robert Whitelaw, managing partner at Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel and co-chair of the firmâs Litigation Department, said: âOur affiliation with Meister Seelig & Fein means that are many clients will now have the benefit of our representation in the financial capital of the world. Our more than 140 attorneys will be able to call upon the highly skillful legal resources of our New York affiliate, thus expanding our services within an important and vital marketplace.â
Meister Seelig & Fein LLP is a boutique commercial law firm comprised of more than 30 attorneys and has a highly regarded reputation for its outstanding legal representation of public and private clients, high net worth individuals, entrepreneurs, and real estate developers and investors. Its clients include some of New Yorkâs most important real estate developers, and entrepreneurs and the firm is regularly called upon by a whoâs who in the real estate and private corporate worlds for its in-depth knowledge and seasoned expertise in matters involving complex real estate, corporate and finance transactions. In addition to its offices in New York City, the firm has offices in Los Angeles and New Jersey.
Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel, LLP is a full service law firm comprising more than 140 lawyers and is headquartered in Philadelphia, with offices in Harrisburg, Pittsburgh and Altoona, Pennsylvania; Cherry Hill, New Jersey; and Wilmington, Delaware. Obermayer has practice areas in business and finance, litigation, labor and employment, creditorâs rights, environmental, health care law, intellectual property, regulatory, government relations and fiduciary law.
Founded in Philadelphia in 1904, Obermayer is one of the Mid-Atlanticâs most respected law firms. Throughout its history, it has provided comprehensive legal services to a diverse client base, including Fortune 500 corporations, technology companies, prominent regional businesses, banks, insurance and lending institutions, hospital and physician groups, charitable and non-profit institutions, municipalities, public utilities, fiduciaries and individuals. In the area of labor relations and employment law the firm has one of the finest reputations in North America.