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November 12, 2015

Craig Roswell Elected to Board of Directors of the Law Firm Alliance

Craig D. Roswell, Managing Partner of Niles, Barton & Wilmer, LLP, was recently elected in October 2015 to serve a two-year term on the Board of Directors of the Law Firm Alliance (LFA), a global network of mid-size law firms extending the reach of legal services beyond the Mid-Atlantic region for Niles Barton, the exclusive Maryland member firm. Roswell joins the LFA Board with a number of new Board Members from across North America and Europe, representing member firms in geographic regions strategically partnered with the LFA to serve as referrals for legal matters.

Current Board Members of the Law Firm Alliance include:

  1. Sharon Addison of McLean & Kerr, LLP of Toronto, Ontario (President)
  2. Don Wright of Sirote & Permutt, P.C. of Birmingham, Alabama (President Elect)
  3. Brett Solomon of Tucker Arensberg, P.C. of Pittsburg, Pennsylvania (Secretary)
  4. Jim Coyle of Mozley Finlayson & Loggins, LLP in Atlanta, Georgia (Treasurer)
  5. David Aafedt of Winthrop & Weinstine, P.A. in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  6. David Garner of Alexander Holburn Beaudin + Lang, LLP of Vancouver, British Columbia
  7. Renee Inomata of Burns & Levinson, LLP in Boston, Massachusetts
  8. Christoph Kleiner of Kleiner Rechtsanwalte in Stuttgart, Germany
  9. Craig Roswell of Niles, Barton & Wilmer, LLP in Baltimore, Maryland
  10. Scott Rhodes of Jennings, Strouss & Salmon, P.L.C. of Phoenix, Arizona

Niles Barton is proud to be selected by the Law Firm Alliance as the exclusive member for the state of Maryland. Through the Alliance, Niles Barton extends our reach of legal services for clients beyond the mid-Atlantic Region and beyond our own extensive practice areas. We can connect clients with law firms throughout North America, Europe and Asia who follow similar ethical and professional standards as Niles Barton. We also have access to expertise in extremely specific areas of law such as anti-counterfeiting, aviation, food and drug, gaming, immigration, procurement, sports, and the WARN Act. Thanks to the Alliance, Niles Barton can increase its international depth while maintaining its local presence with clients.

About the Law Firm Alliance

The Law Firm Alliance is a strategic global network of mid-size law firms created to provide clients with competent and responsive legal services by providing a network of member firms for referral of legal matters. Established in 2000, the Alliance includes more than 50 firms throughout North America and around the globe with over 4,000 attorneys experienced in all major practices of the law. LFA member firms are also able to offer our clients more competitive legal fees than are customary when using larger national or global law firms.

Members in the Law Firm Alliance maintain substantial business, finance and litigation practices and are similar in terms of legal practice, attorney depth and skills, and professional standards. Each firm has also demonstrated the highest possible commitment to attentive client service.

Our attorneys and business professionals have held leadership roles within the organization since joining in 2007. Craig D. Roswell, Managing Partner of Niles, Barton & Wilmer, LLP, currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Law Firm Alliance. For information on the Alliance, please visit the web site at

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