Firms To Follow Dewey, Consolidate Offices: Experts

Law360, New York (February 4, 2009, 12:00 AM EST) -- Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP has decided to transfer all attorneys and staff from its San Francisco office to its nearby Silicon Valley office, a consolidation move that other law firms are likely to emulate as a way to trim operating costs, experts say.

The New York-based firm said Tuesday its decision to combine the two offices is intended to help the firm “build critical mass in one central location in the Bay Area and gain greater access to growing business opportunities in Silicon Valley.”

The San...
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