Maxwell & Hippel LLP
Size of Organization: 105
Year Established: 1904Web Site: http://www.obermayer.com
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Founded in Philadelphia in 1904, Obermayer is a full service law firm with Pennsylvania roots and global reach. Our firm has a longstanding history of respected work and obtaining effective results for our clients. Since our inception, our values have remained constant: to satisfy our clients' needs with the highest degree of efficiency, cost-effectiveness and integrity.
Our attorneys provide comprehensive legal services to a diverse client base, including private and public businesses, health care providers, charitable and nonprofit organizations, educational institutions, government entities and municipalities, public utilities, fiduciaries and individuals.
At Obermayer, while our success is measured achieving our clients' goals, we have been honored to have our firm and our attorneys recognized for our outstanding work and community service. Each year, Obermayer attorneys have been included in lists such as Super Lawyers, Rising Stars, Awesome Attorneys, US News Best Lawyers and most recently Obermayer was rated by Martindale-Hubbell as a Top Rated Law Firm in the U.S. for having one out of every three attorneys achieve an AV Preeminent.
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Maxwell & Hippel LLP on Martindale.com
Court Analyzes Jurisdiction to Modify Custody Order Under UCCJEA
Michael E. Bertin, February 26, 2015
All but one state in the United States have adopted the Uniform Child Custody Jurisdiction and Enforcement Act (the UCCJEA) (the exception being Massachusetts). The predecessor of the UCCJEA was the Uniform Child Custody Jurisdiction Act (UCCJA). A primary complaint about the UCCJA was that...
Plan and Respond to Protect Against Retaliation Claims
Teleicia J.R. Dambreville, February 26, 2015
Retaliation claims are the most common employment-related suits filed with the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. Since 1997, retaliation claims have been on a steady rise, and in 2013, such claims made up 41.1 percent of all charges filed with the EEOC, according to its own statistics....
The Difficulty of Consistent Application of Supreme Court Precedent
Jay Evanas, February 26, 2015
It's been three months since the Pennsylvania Supreme Court's decision in Tincher v. Omega Flex, 104 A.3d 328, 2014 Pa. LEXIS 3031 (Pa. 2014), and although the number of articles covering the ruling are legion, the legal community has yet to feel the decision's full impact. Application of appellate...
Establishes formal budgets for client engagements
Submitted bills electronically
Conduct end of matter reviews
Litigation department has a structured approach to early case assessment
Established records management team to assist clients with records retention, compliance and litigation preparedness
Established eDiscovery Committee
Standardized protocol to guide client data collection
Standardized protocol to guide processing clients' edata
Standardized approach for document reviews across practice groups