In a recent Providence Business News article, Locke Lord Chair Jerry Clements and Providence Office Managing Partner Chris Graham speak about the Firm’s merger last year and Locke Lord’s move into the Providence market. In regards to the merger, Clements noted: “We saw Edwards Wildman as a huge opportunity because it's a great brand.” Clements and Graham also shared their thoughts on the Firm’s business plans for the future and the strength of the Providence office post-merger. Graham stated: “Following the merger, management took a hard look at talent. In some mergers it's, ‘We win, you lose, our people stay, your people go.' I'm pleased to say in this merger, management said, ‘Let's take a wider look and see where the talent is.’”
The complete Providence Business News article is available here.