Dorsey & Whitney hires more lawyers in busy Salt Lake City – Reuters.com

Dorsey has 74 legal representatives in Salt Lake City, publishing 65% headcount development there given that 2015
Minneapolis-founded company employed 5 Stoel Rives partners this month

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Still, the company said it has actually grown its Salt Lake City ranks by more than 65% considering that 2015. There are now 74 attorneys in the office, out of 569 attorneys at the 20-office firm, the representative said.
The out-of-town companies that have set up store in the city because 2020 consist of Kirkland & & Ellis, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & & Rosati, Mayer Brown, Foley & & Lardner and Greenberg Traurig.
Companies have mentioned technology, life sciences and other company activity in the Mountain West region as a draw to the marketplace, in addition to other aspects like area universities.
The brand-new IP works with at Dorsey originate from Portland, Oregon-founded Stoel Rives, which has seen a slew of lawyers depart for newbie firms going into Salt Lake City, including Mayer Brown and Foley & & Lardner in current months.
A spokesperson for Stoel Rives didnt right away respond to a request for talk about the teams departure.
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( Reuters) – Dorsey & & Whitney stated Thursday its ended up being the most recent large law firm to grow in Salt Lake City, swiping a four-partner IP team from another company that has just recently lost a number of attorneys in the area.
Minneapolis-founded Dorsey has actually added Stoel Rives partners Aaron Barker, Matthew Bethards, Jason McCammon and Jordan Olsen, a few weeks after causing trademark partner Catherine Parrish Lake, likewise from Stoel Rives.
While a number of large law office have just recently opened new workplaces in Salt Lake City, Dorsey is amongst the handful thats existed beyond the previous few years. It opened in the Utah capital in 1996, according to a representative.