McKool Smith is featured in The Wall Street Journal in an article that discusses the firm's recent expansion to the West Coast with the opening of new offices in both Los Angeles and Silicon Valley. The firm is described as "...one of the biggest success stories of the past decade..."
McKool Smith Chairman and Co-Founder, Mike McKool, is highlighted for his leadership success and trial prowess. Partners from other leading law firms are quoted in the article, commenting that McKool Smith "is a very good firm with remarkably good leadership...," and the firm's "...successes came through the strength of its lawyers, many of whom were handpicked by Mr. McKool." Firm Principals Sam Baxter and Doug Cawley are also quoted.
The article discusses how McKool Smith has continued to diversify its practice areas while maintaining an unrivaled reputation in patent litigation. The firm launched a whistleblower litigation practice earlier this year, and has continued to enhance its bankruptcy litigation and commercial litigation capabilities in addition to bolstering its securities litigation practice, which regularly litigates against commercial and investment banks.
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