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LawMatters – December 2019

It's that time of year again: the holiday hustle is here. Between travel, family obligations, and the push to finish projects before the end of the year, there's a lot to do and not much time to do it. You probably have a full plate—in more than one sense. Rather than focusing on how busy you are, why not take a moment to appreciate the bounty on your plate? After all, we have a saying at Offit Kurman, busy people get things done.

We've certainly gotten a lot done this year. As Offit Kurman closes out 2019, we're proud of all that we've accomplished for our clients and the growth we've experienced throughout the regions we serve. Here's to an incredible year—and an incredible decade—and all that the future holds. We thank you for joining us on this journey and look forward to serving and adding value to you, your business, and your family in 2020.

In the meantime, Offit Kurman wishes you a joyous, restful, and rejuvenating holiday season. From all of us to you: Merry Christmas, Happy Hanukkah, and Happy New Year!

Major Gene Hogg General Secretary, Salvation Army
Howard Kurman Co-founder Offit Kurman
The Offit Kurman Charitable Foundation Donates to Feeding America and the Salvation Army

To help provide food, shelter, clothing, and support to those in need, the Offit Kurman Charitable Foundation has arranged to make generous contributions to Feeding America and the Salvation Army... Read More »

In the December edition of LawMatters:

  • 5 Offit Kurman Attorneys Voted Northern Virginia Magazine Top Lawyers for 2019
  • Collaborative Law in North Carolina
  • SCOTUS Strikes Down Controversial US Patent and Trademark Office Policy of Recoupment of Attorneys’ Fees


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