The law firm of Wildman Harrold is now called Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP. A prestigious international law firm, it specializes in diverse fields like intellectual property, insurance and reinsurance, complex litigation, corporate and finance transactions, venture capital and private equity. At Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP, the attorneys are known for their devotion to professionalism and commitment to pragmatism and creativity. A trusted name for sound legal and business advice for over a century, the 625 attorneys at the firm have represented from a sole proprietorship to FTSE 250 to Fortune 500 corporations. The firm, for the past five years, has been named “Go To Law Firm” by Corporate Counsel magazine for litigation.
Alan J. Levin is the Chairman of Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP. A graduate of Brooklyn Law School, he is a member of the District of Columbia and Connecticut bars. Levin focuses on public policy and government relations, cross border, litigation, regulatory and transactional services, and insurance and reinsurance. He has been recognized as an authority in the subject of insurance and reinsurance, both inside the United States and outside. Two prestigious publications of international repute, Best of the Best 2009 and Insurance and Reinsurance Lawyers have both named Levin as one of the best lawyers, nationally and internationally. In addition to being an attorney par excellence, Levin has also written countless scholarly articles in various prestigious journals. Robert L. Shuftan is the managing partner with Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP law firm. A graduate of the Harvard Law School, he practices before the state of Illinois bar. He specializes in environmental law, class action litigation, product liability litigation, toxic tort litigation and commercial litigation. Outside the U.S. law, he is also considered an authority on the Canadian law. He, too, has been recognized as an outstanding attorney by various prestigious publications.
The firm exhibits an excellent community development record and to this end has done a marvelous job at taking up Pro Bono work on behalf of the disadvantaged segments of the society.
Frequently Asked Questions
Q:Do attorneys at Wildman Harrold deal with environmental law?
A:Yes apart from taking an active initiative towards reducing its carbon footprint, the Wildman Harrold law firm also provides comprehensive legal services in environmental cases. Some of the major areas the firm provides services in are real estate development, freshwater and coastland wetlands control, solid waste management, recycling facilities procurement and permitting, policy acts, companion state laws, hazardous waste compliance and environmental impact assessment. The above mentioned is an overview of the areas the firm provides legal services in.
Q:What steps has the Wildman law firm taken in order to reduce their carbon footprint?
A:The Wildman law firm is responsible for a number of initiatives in order to help the environment and reduce their carbon footprint. Some of the initiatives the firm has taken are the use of recycled paper, energy saving electricity appliances, use of daylight sensors, minimization and separation of waste and racks installed in order to promote bicycle commuting. These steps have been taken in all of the offices associated with Edwards Wildman law firm.
Q:In what areas does the Wildman Harrold law firm provide Pro Bono assistance in?
A:The Wildman Harrold law firm provides Pro Bono assistance in a number of areas. Some of the areas covered by the firm are civil rights cases, low income housing, unemployment compensations, intellectual property, refugee and asylum cases, environmental protection cases and family law cases. In addition to this, the firm has also provided services to Arts Organizations, Non Profit Organizations, Foundations and Trusts.