Sedgwick To Shut Down After Deluge Of Partner Defections

By Sam Reisman (November 21, 2017, 1:42 PM EST) -- Sedgwick LLP told employees Monday morning that the firm would close at the end of December, a current firm employee confirmed to Law360 on Tuesday, capping off a year of defections and office closures that rocked the San Francisco-based firm.

San Francisco-based Sedgwick LLP had been considering a merger or sale, but an employee confirmed Tuesday that the firm would close by the end of the year. (AP) The announcement follows months of discussions involving firm management toward a potential merger or sale, stretching back at least to the spring, but those discussions continued without resolution through the summer and into the...

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