2017 News

NOVEMBER 16, 2017 –For more information on RCCB's new Director of Business Strategy and Innovation, as well as Counsel, Beth Cohen, read this article from The Legal Intelligencer.

NOVEMBER 15, 2017 – RCCB welcomes Beth Cohen as the Director of Business Strategy and Innovation. Read the press release here. 

NOVEMBER 7, 2017 – RCCB Partner Matthew Faranda-Diedrich was quoted in a Philadelphia Business Journal article discussing lenders’ changing strategies as three of the largest banks in the country have reduced their retail industry loans. The article, “With Big Banks Reducing Retail Lending, Smaller Competitors Have A Decision To Make,” can be found at http://bit.ly/2AqAqvE. Matthew is an integral part of RCCB’s Banking & Financial Services team, which has represented a variety of financial service providers, including banks and their holding companies; credit unions; mortgage lenders, equipment lessors; non-bank private lenders; investment banks; lenders and servicers in the commercial real estate industry; and insurers, in a wide variety of lending and other financing transactions.

OCTOBER 24, 2017 – Read more about RCCB Partners Marc Hirschfield and Marc Skapof's representation of Belgium’s KBC Bank in the bankruptcy proceedings filed by Execlo NV and affiliates. The proceedings are currently pending in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware. The article is located at http://bit.ly/2zz9kB4.

OCTOBER 17, 2017 – RCCB is featured in today's Legal Intelligencer article, "Midsize Firms Offer Flexibility to International Clients." Read more about our International Practice Group in Lizzy McLellan's article here:  http://bit.ly/2yQsCp8.

OCTOBER 16, 2017 – RCCB Partners Marc Hirschfield and Marc Skapof are currently representing Belgium’s KBC Bank in the bankruptcy proceedings filed by Exelco NV and affiliates that are pending in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware. See two recent Law360 articles about the case at: http://bit.ly/2zl2m3x and http://bit.ly/2yftQK6.

OCTOBER 10, 2017 – RCCB launches our International Practice Group. We are also pleased to welcome Tax Associate Jacquelyn A. Kunkel and Ana-Maria Satmar, a Law Clerk in our Corporate & Business Group. Read the press release here

OCTOBER 2, 2017 – RCCB will be donating a portion of all client payments that the firm collects in October to The R.E.L.I.E.F. Foundation, a nonprofit disaster support organization headquartered in the Philadelphia region.  For more information, click here.

SEPTEMBER 26, 2017 – RCCB Adds Two Entrepreneurial-Minded Attorneys. To read more about Adam Grandwetter and Joshua Upin, click here

SEPTEMBER 25, 2017 – RCCB is pleased to welcome our new Tax Associate, Jacquelyn A. Kunkel. For more information on Jacquelyn, click here

SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 – RCCB attorneys Marc E. Hirschfield and Marc Skapof were named to the 2017 New York Metro Super Lawyers list. For more information, click here.  

SEPTEMBER 6, 2017 – Royer Cooper Cohen Braunfeld Continues Innovative Approach to Growth with a People Focus. For more information on our new hires, Meaghan Petetti Londergan and Christopher S. Yaracs, click here.

AUGUST 29, 2017 – Barry Cohen will be a roundtable co-host at the September 15th U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) Breakfast Roundtable. The event will take place on September 15th from 8:30 to 11am at Baker Hostetler in Philadelphia, PA. To register for the event, click here.

AUGUST 28, 2017 – Neil Cooper will be a guest speaker at the Kelleher Career and Executive Coaching event, Career-Related Networking For Executives. The event will take place on September 7, 2017 from 7:15 to 10:30am at the Hyatt House in King of Prussia. To register for the event, click here

AUGUST 22, 2017 – Marc E. Hirschfield is named to the 2018 Best Lawyers® List. For more information, click here

AUGUST 14, 2017 – RCCB is proud to welcome Ana-Maria Satmar, a Law Clerk in our Corporate & Business Group. For more information on Ana-Maria, click here.

JULY 25, 2017 – RCCB welcomes our new Private Client Services Counsel, Adam Grandwetter. For more information on Adam, click here.

JULY 6, 2017 – RCCB is proud to welcome Meaghan Petetti Londergan, our new Employment & Ethics Counsel and Director, Talent Acquisition & Management. For more information on Meaghan, click here

JUNE 30, 2017 – Jessica Itzkowitz was selected as one of the young attorneys in Billy Penn's Who's Next: Law. More information can be found here

JUNE 22, 2017 – Jim Ettelson was elected Chairman of the Board of Directors of Monument Village Corporation, the owner/operator of Monument Mews, LP housing development. The development consists of sixty units of affordable housing located in five buildings at 4300 Monument Road, Philadelphia.

JUNE 19, 2017 – RCCB welcomes our new Associate, Christopher S. Yaracs. For more information on Christopher, click here

JUNE 7, 2017 – For more information on RCCB's new Partner, David Gitlin, read this article from The Legal Intelligencer and this article from the Philadelphia Business Journal.

JUNE 6, 2017 – RCCB announces three attorney additions, Partner David Gitlin, and Associates Laura Reinhold and Larissa W. Castner! Read more about them here.

JUNE 2, 2017 – RCCB lands on the front page of The Legal Intelligencer in an article on our new Chief Financial and Administrative Officer Erik Carrozza! Read the article here

MAY 31, 2017 – RCCB is proud to welcome our new Chief Financial and Administrative Officer Erik Carrozza! Erik's primary location will be our new larger Conshohocken office. Read more about Erik and our new office here.

MAY 22, 2017 – Nine Royer Cooper Cohen Braunfeld LLC Attorneys Selected as 2017 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers and Rising Stars.

MAY 18, 2017 – Marc Hirschfield is a co-presenter at the American Bankruptcy Institute New York City Bankruptcy Conference.  Marc will speak on the 4:30PM ethic panel on various fraud-related issues.

MAY 4, 2017 – Alex Nassar was selected as a Young Lawyer on the Rise by the Philadelphia Business Journal. The article features Alex as one of 25 Millennials to Watch.

APRIL 5, 2017 – James Ettelson is a co-presenter of the NBI CLE, "Advanced Eminent Domain and Valuation." He will lead the section called The Condemnor's Perspective. The course will take place on April 19, 2017 at the Courtyard by Marriott Philadelphia City Avenue in Philadelphia. 

FEBRUARY 16, 2017 – Matthew Faranda-Diedrich is named one of Southern New Jersey Business People’s 40 Under 40. The award honors 40 people under age 40 who have exceled in their professional life while contributing to their community.

JANUARY 29, 2017 – Sean Litz is Co-Chair of the Jewish Federation of Southern New Jersey’s Super Sunday.  This marks the 38th year for the organization’s largest fundraising event.