The Paley Perspective

We start by listening to you and truly understanding your concerns and goals. We see matters through the lens of your desired objectives. One of the first questions we ask is "What do you want to achieve?" We then set about developing a strategy to meet your needs.

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Our Approach

Our Approach

For more than 50 years, Paley Rothman has been building a reputation as one of the leading law firms in the region. Paley Rothman is known for its high quality legal services and sophisticated practices, and the firm has developed a loyal base of clients who appreciate our competitive pricing, efficiency, collegiality and knowledge. We provide a wide range of legal counsel and representation in such diverse and demanding practice areas as corporate, tax, real estate, litigation, estate planning and employment law among others. Now totaling 40 attorneys, the firm embraces the time-honored virtues of integrity and hard work, and has earned a reputation that makes our clients and us proud.

We listen to our clients, and we’ve been doing it since 1972. You know when you walk through our doors that your goals and objectives are our priority. We listen first, and talk through the strategy second. We know the only way to give you exceptional service is to find out what you are hoping to accomplish. We then work closely with you to develop a plan of action that aims to fulfill your desired result.

Our clients have a broad range of business and personal legal needs. Our diverse workforce helps us approach these issues with varying perspectives. We know that all cases are not the same, so we work hard to provide our clients with sophisticated solutions that fit with their objectives.

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News

November 30, 2022

Jim Hammerschmidt Quoted in Law360 Article on the Benefits of Small Firms in Talent War

Employment Law Chair and Paley Rothman Co-President, Jim Hammerschmidt was quoted by Law360 in Small Firms Leverage Size To Take On BigLaw In Talent War on November 28, 2022.

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Blog

Sec. Deb Haaland – First Native American in the Cabinet

Sec. Deb Haaland is the first Native American to serve in the President’s cabinet and has been instrumental in bringing attention and action to the horrific incident rate of...

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Awards

For the 11th year in a row, Paley Rothman earned national and local honors in U.S. News - Best Lawyers® 2023 "Best Law Firms" rankings.

Paley Rothman is pleased to announce that 19 lawyers have been selected in the 2023 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America. Jennifer Pope was named Best Lawyers: Ones To Watch for the first time alongside attorney Hayes Edwards. Attorneys Glenn Cooper, Hope Eastman, and Daniel Hodin have been listed Best Lawyers for 15 consecutive years.

Litigation Attorney Trish Weaver accepted the Andrew L. Sonner Diversity Award for upholding the highest standards of the legal profession by encouraging racial and cultural diversity in the hiring, retention and promotion of attorneys. The award was given by the Bar Association of Montgomery County.

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