K&L Gates Opens 1st SC Office With Ex-Parker Poe Team

Law360, New York (December 12, 2011, 6:51 PM ET) -- After scooping up a seven-partner team from Parker Poe Adams & Bernstein LLP, K&L Gates LLP has opened an office in Charleston, S.C., its 24th office in the U.S. and 40th location worldwide, the firm said Monday.

“With its expanding port and with South Carolina’s distinctive business-friendly climate, Charleston is uniquely well-positioned to continue to attract U.S. and international businesses,” K&L Gates Chairman and Global Managing Partner Peter J. Kalis said in a statement Monday.

Former Parker Poe partners Matthew J. Norton, J. Walker Coleman IV,...
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