In a recent TechInsurance news article, Hickey Smith partner Jason O. Balogh discussed the legal risks IT professionals face related to data breaches and the protections offered by cyber liability insurance.
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Hickey Smith Achieves Successful ISO 27001 Information Security Certification for the Third Consecutive Year
PASADENA, CA, July 14, 2017 — Hickey Smith LLP, announced today it has achieved ISO 27001 certification for information security management for the third consecutive year, demonstrating the firm’s unwavering commitment to information security, integrity, and privacy.
Hickey Smith continues its nationwide expansion with Manhattan-based office to service corporate clients across the New York metropolitan area
PASADENA, CA, February 21, 2017 — Hickey Smith LLP, a recognized leader in technology-driven, innovative legal services worldwide, announced today the opening of the firm’s New York Office. With the addition of the firm’s New York office, Hickey Smith now has a presence in seven of the country’s largest metropolitan areas (New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Chicago, Atlanta, Miami and Jacksonville (Florida)). The New York office will provide corporate, litigation, and legal process improvement services across a wide array of practice areas and industries, with a focus on servicing the firm’s corporate clients located in the New York tristate area, and our international clients with corporate and dispute matters related to New York.
Hickey Smith welcomes Barry J. Trilling to the firm as Of Counsel and leader of the firm’s Environmental Business, Regulatory and Litigation practice area. Barry serves clients with cross-disciplinary experience in the interaction of environmental law with commercial business and real estate transactions, borrowing and lending, business formation, corporate disclosure, estates and trusts, insurance, land use, historic preservation, officer/director liability, tax incentive policy.
In a recent Legaltech News article, Hickey Smith managing partner David M. Hickey discussed the issues driving legal technology outsourcing—from law firms looking to reduce costs and gain a competitive edge to the need to meet client requirements connected to mounting data privacy and security concerns.
Task force of insurance experts engaged to manage property and related insurance claims, support adjuster field teams
PASADENA – October 10, 2016 – Hickey Smith LLP today announced that its insurance task force has mobilized to assist insurance companies in managing what is expected to be a significant spike in property claims from Florida, Georgia, and the Carolinas from this past weekend’s extreme storm and associated flooding. The task force, which combines the legal expertise from Hickey Smith with legal and business process outsourcing resources from its affiliate American Discovery, is designed to support adjusters in the affected areas and help insurers review, analyze, and process claims in an efficient, cost-effective manner.
Construction defect claims can be complicated to litigate due to the nature of the claims and the number of parties involved. These claims are further complicated by coverage issues with additional insureds, as well as many policy exclusions that frequently generate disputes.
David Hazouri, Partner with Hickey Smith, will co-present a continuing education course for Florida judges in Broward County, Florida on September 14.
The course, Effective Courtroom Management Of Computerized Discovery, will be presented before a gathering of Broward County’s civil and family law judges and is presented by the Electronic Discovery and Digital Evidence Committee of the Business Law Section of the Florida Bar. Read More
Law Firm Finalist for “Most Innovative Non UK-Headquartered Firm”
LONDON – July 18, 2016 – Hickey Smith LLP is pleased to announce that the firm has been shortlisted for the 2016 The Lawyer Business Leadership Awards. A finalist for “Most innovative non UK-headquartered firm”, Hickey Smith is represented in the award program’s Grand Prix category.