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11.09.2021
It’s a season for celebration in Atlanta – and one reason is the success of Venture Atlanta, the #1 East Coast venture conference. John Yates, who heads MMM’s Corporate Technology Group, and Nick Foreste, a partner in the group, explain why the October event will continue paying off for the tech community year-round. Click here to read their article “Venture Atlanta 2021 foretells future success for tech community” in the Atlanta Business Chronicle.
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Atlanta (November 4, 2021) – Morris, Manning & Martin, LLP received both national and regional recognition for its legal services in the 2022 U.S. News - Best Lawyers® "Best Law Firms" list. The firm is ranked nationally in five practice areas and regionally in 13 practice areas. The firm’s Real Estate team earned the top ranking – Tier 1 – nationally and for both the Atlanta and Washington, D.C. areas.

The 2022 Edition of "Best Law Firms" includes rankings in 75 national practice areas and 127 ...

Atlanta (October 2021) – Morris, Manning & Martin, LLP has elected 10 attorneys to become partners at the firm effective Jan. 1, 2022. The large partnership class includes four associates who have spent their entire career in private practice at the firm, as well as several laterals who joined from other large law firms over the last five years.

“The promotion of this group of talented attorneys demonstrates MMM’s commitment to support the professional growth of our associates and help them to b ...

10.05.2021

MMM’s Matt Peurach is one of The American Lawyer’s inaugural South Trailblazers. The Trailblazers program honors attorneys who have moved the needle in the practice of law.  The special supplement to The American Lawyer honors only 44 attorneys in 16 states and Washington, D.C. The honor recognizes Peurach’s work launching one of the first Opportunity Zone Practices in the U.S. Part of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017, the program provides the potential for capital gains on certain investments ...

Atlanta (October 2021) – Michael Young has joined Morris, Manning & Martin, LLP to chair the firm’s Privacy & Cybersecurity Practice. Young joins as a partner.

“Clients need counsel who understand legal details within the larger business context in which they operate,” said MMM Managing Partner Simon Malko. “Michael’s knowledge of the rapidly-changing privacy and cybersecurity area, and his ability to speak the language of business, make him an excellent addition.”

Young helps clients’ address c ...

09.13.2021

Atlanta (September 13, 2021) – For the fourth year in a row, Morris, Manning & Martin, LLP has received a significant recognition of its diversity efforts. MMM is one of only 118 U.S. law firms to achieve the Mansfield 4.0 certification.

The Mansfield Rule measures whether law firms have affirmatively considered at least 30 percent women, underrepresented racial/ethnic groups, LGBTQ+ lawyers, and lawyers with disabilities for leadership and governance roles, equity partner promotions, formal cli ...

09.07.2021

A recent report by the Castell Project, an organization that promotes women’s leadership and ownership in hospitality, has some eye-opening facts. There’s just one female CEO for every 17 male CEOs, despite the fact that share performance can be almost 50% higher with women in top leadership jobs.

MMM Partner Catherine Morgen, who has decades of experience working with major hotel brands, is on the board of the Castell Project and recently shared her thoughts with Hospitality Technology magazi ...

Atlanta (September 7, 2021) – Howard Hirsch, whose experience includes serving as General Counsel at a large investment management firm that sponsors public and private real estate companies, has joined the Real Estate Capital Markets Group at Morris, Manning & Martin, LLP.

Hirsch has closed billions of dollars of Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT) deals throughout his 20+ year career. He spent more than seven years with Griffin Capital Company and its affiliates, most recently as General Couns ...

08.31.2021

Just the Beginning - A Pipeline Organization, is dedicated to developing and nurturing interest in the law among young people from groups underrepresented in the legal profession. The nonprofit also works to support the diverse student’s continued advancement.

Every year it honors five young lawyers from across the country with its “5 Under 40” awards, which recognize their work increasing diversity in the legal field. Daniel Huynh, who chairs MMM’s Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) Initiat ...

08.30.2021

Atlanta – Lawyers and staff members at Morris, Manning & Martin, LLP have donated $6,284 dollars to Haitian earthquake relief efforts. The funds went to Hope for Haiti, a widely respected nonprofit organization working to reduce poverty in the Caribbean nation. 

A 7.2 magnitude earthquake that hit August 14 caused extensive damage and loss of life in urban and rural communities. The charity will hire Haitian construction firms and workers to remove rubble and repair homes as well as educational ...