Dykema Sweeps Up Most Of Schwartz Cooper

Law360, New York (June 30, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Dykema has tapped into Schwartz Cooper Chartered's ranks, snagging 53 attorneys from the soon-to-be-shuttered Chicago firm to join its own Chicago offices.

Dykema said Monday that the transaction, which takes effect July 14, includes all seven members of Schwartz Cooper's executive committee.

The move will boost Dykema's ranks to nearly 130 lawyers in Chicago and more than 450 lawyers and other professionals across the nation, the firm said. Fifty-three of Schwartz Cooper's roughly 60 lawyers are moving to Dykema.

The move is not technically a merger...
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