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Offit Kurman Named GGI Member Firm of the Year for 2018

For Immediate Release

Maple Lawn, MD | November 31, 2018 Offit Kurman Attorneys At Law is pleased to announce that the firm has won the GGI Member Firm of the Year Award 2018. The award was presented during GGI’s World Conference in Buenos Aires, Argentina last month.

GGI Geneva Group International (GGI) is a global alliance of independent, professional services firms. Its nearly 590 members include law, accounting, management consulting, and trust companies in 124 countries. GGI Practice Groups allow professionals of various interests and disciplines around the world to discuss ideas, foster connections, and generate business opportunities, all with the intent of improving their clients’ bottom lines.

GGI Member Firm of the Year Award-winning firms are nominated for the awards by other GGI members and judged by a panel of individuals on GGI’s Executive Committee and Executive Management team. The awards acknowledge innovation, achievement, and strategy in members’ business sectors, honoring firms that display extraordinary progress and vision within their industries. To select winners, the judges’ panel assesses each nominee along a rigorous set of criteria including reliability, professionalism, response behavior, reputation, and client services.

Offit Kurman is dedicated to providing clients with the better way to grow their organizations, protect their businesses’ and families' wealth, and resolve their most challenging legal conflicts. With more than 170 attorneys across 12 offices, from New York to Virginia, Offit Kurman is well-positioned to meet virtually any legal need. The firm has continued to grow throughout the U.S. Mid-Atlantic region by leveraging large-scale capabilities with a small-scale focus on every client.

Offit Kurman joined GGI in 2013, and several of the firm’s attorneys and management personnel are active GGI participants. The firm’s CEO and co-founder Theodore “Ted” A. Offit, as well as Managing Partner Timothy Lynch, currently serve as Global Chairmen of GGI’s Best Practices for Professional Service Organizations Practice Group. Additionally, Jim Ries, Offit Kurman’s Director of Business Development, serves as Global Chair for GGI’s Business Development & Marketing (BDM) Practice Group.

“We are proud to have our firm and contribution to GGI recognized by our peers from around the world,” said Mr. Offit. “To be nominated by such outstanding professionals is truly gratifying and humbling.”

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Offit Kurman is one of the fastest-growing, full-service law firms in the Mid-Atlantic region. With over 170 attorneys offering a comprehensive range of services in virtually every legal category, the firm is well positioned to meet the needs of dynamic businesses and the people who own and operate them. Our twelve offices serve individual and corporate clients in the Maryland, Delaware, New Jersey, and Northern Virginia markets, as well as the Washington DC, Baltimore, Philadelphia, and New York City metropolitan areas. At Offit Kurman, we are our clients’ most trusted legal advisors, professionals who help maximize and protect business value and personal wealth. In every interaction, we consistently maintain our clients’ confidence by remaining focused on furthering their objectives and achieving their goals in an efficient manner. Trust, knowledge, confidence—in a partner, that’s perfect.

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