Lawyers

Novak Druce to Open Office in Philadelphia

Post View Count: 1214

Philly-river4

Novak Druce Connolly Bove & Quigg announced that it is going to open an office in Philadelphia, according to the Philadelphia Business Journal. The firm said it will add Alfred Zaher to the office, a partner from Blank Rome.

Another partner, Shawn Shiqing Li, will also work in the office. Li comes from Houston and has experience with intellectual property. Zaher has worked as a partner at Blank Rome since 2006 and Li worked there from 2008 to 2013 before joining Dilworth Paxson.

  
What
Where


There are more than 140 lawyers employed by Novak Druce. The firm said that the office in Philadelphia is part of their larger plan to increase its presence along the East Coast. The firm acquired Connolly Bove Lodge & Hutz back in the fall of 2012. That firm was located in Wilmington.

Gregory Novak, the CEO and Managing Partner at Novak Druce said the following:

“Philadelphia is a hub of leading biotech and medical innovation that compliments our national practices in these areas, including our growing FDA practice,” Novak said in a statement. “Attracting Alfred Zaher and his team is the first of what we hope will be many groups to join our Philadelphia office.”

Get JD Journal in Your Mail

Subscribe to our FREE daily news alerts and get the latest updates on the most happening events in the legal, business, and celebrity world. You also get your daily dose of humor and entertainment!!




Zaher holds a bachelor’s degree in engineering science from the City University of New York, a graduate degree in electrical engineering from Drexel University and a degree from St. John’s University School of Law.

Li is a graduate of Peking University in China and earned his masters and doctorate degrees at New York University School of Medicine and his law degree from Temple University Beasley School of Law.



Attorneys looking for law firm openings in Philadelphia can apply now on LawCrossing.com.

Click to comment
 

SEARCH IN ARCHIVE

Most Popular

Legal Career Resources

February 9, 2016 Common Mistakes Attorneys Make When on the Job Hunt

Summary: Attorneys make a lot of mistakes when it comes to looking for a new job so review this list of the top 20 mistakes so you don’t make them. Read the full article Top 20 Mistakes Attorneys Make When […]

read more
To Top