(WASHINGTON) June 19, 2006 – LAWFUEL – Press Release Service – Theodore D. Segal, a partner in the Washington, D.C. office of DLA Piper Rudnick Gray Cary US LLP, has been named to the 2006 Legal Times Leading Dealmakers list.
Each year, the Legal Times selects the top “go-to” lawyers in specific practice areas for inclusion on their Leading Lawyers list. The Dealmakers list honors ten top lawyers in the Washington D.C. area based on their achievements in handling corporate transactions and dealmaking. The Legal Times interviews scores of clients, lawyers, and other business leaders to develop their list.
“Ted serves all of his clients with genuine energy and enthusiasm, whether he’s advising a small start-up or Fortune 100 company,” says Ann K. Ford, managing partner of DLA Piper’s Washington, D.C. office. “Ted is an attorney of tremendous drive and insight. His hard work, his dedication to his clients, his commitment to pro bono and to the betterment of the profession, exemplify our philosophy of all-around excellence. We congratulate him.”
Former Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen, one of Segal’s clients and the chairman and CEO of The Cohen Group, commented: “Ted provides more than just solid legal advice to his clients. He is also a wise and trusted advisor whose innate sense for the needs of a business in many areas helps his clients grow and reach their full potential.”
Segal focuses his practice on corporate and securities law, representing public and private companies in business and financial transactions including mergers and acquisitions, equity financings, venture capital transactions, domestic and international joint ventures, and corporate restructurings and reorganizations. He also provides general corporate counsel representation for a number of large institutional clients and many closely held businesses.
Segal serves as outside corporate counsel to a number of national companies, including McCormick & Company, The Johns Hopkins Health System Corporation, Marriott International, and The Cohen Group. He leads a superb team of deal lawyers that includes DLA Piper colleagues Howard Schwartz, Rick Marks, Maggie Vaughan, Sulee Clay and Alycia Vivona, among others.
Segal earned a J.D., magna cum laude, from Georgetown University Law Center and a B.A., magna cum laude, from Duke University.
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