Other Press-Pickup on Wiggin & Dana's merger with Howe & Addington

October 7, 2003
Wiggin & Dana LLP has merged with real estate, tax, estate planning and litigation firm Howe & Addington LLP.
 
Daily Deal/The Deal
October 2, 2003
Movers & Shakers, by Lisa Camerlengo
 
The combined entity, with 155 attorneys, will still be called Wiggin & Dana. Howe & Addington's partners, associates and staff will join Wiggin & Dana, and will continue to practice from their offices in New York.
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Wiggin & Dana Merging With Howe & Addington
 
Hartford Courant
October 2, 2003 
 
Wiggin & Dana LLP, a law firm with offices in Hartford, Stamford and New Haven, agreed Wednesday to merge with the New York firm of Howe & Addington LLP.
 
The new firm will have 155 employees. Howe & Addington will take the Wiggin & Dana name and become the base for the Connecticut firm's New York operations. Wiggin & Dana, founded in 1934, has headquarters in New Haven and an office in Philadelphia that opened in 2001.
 
Wiggin & Dana - which added five employees through its addition of Howe & Addington - will continue to practice law pertaining to real estate, income taxes, estate planning, litigation, the environment, employment and intellectual property.
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Wiggin & Dana, NYC firm to merge

The New Haven Register
October 2, 2003

NEW HAVEN — The law firm of Wiggin & Dana LLP announced Wednesday a merger with Howe & Addington LLP in New York City.
 
All of Howe & Addington’s partners and staff members will join Wiggin & Dana and will continue to practice at 450 Lexington Ave.
 
Wiggin & Dana will now have 155 lawyers in offices in New Haven, Hartford, Stamford, Philadelphia and New York. It was founded in New Haven in 1934. 
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Wiggin & Dana Acquire New York Firm
 
Realty Law Digest
October 6, 2003
 
New Haven, Conn-based Wiggin & Dana has acquired Howe & Addington, a six-lawyer New York firm specializing in real estate, estate planning and litigation.  The move adds four partners to Wiggin & Dana's New York office: Robert W. Benjamin, Bruce E. Hood, Andrew J. Pal and R. Scott Greathead.  Wiggin & Dana has 155 lawyers in offices in Hartford, Stamford, Philadelphia and New York. — Anthony Lin.
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Wiggin & Dana builds US Practice   
 
Legal Week
October 10, 2003
 
Connecticut’s Wiggin & Dana has merged with Howe & Addington of New York. The deal hands the 155-lawyer Wiggin & Dana real estate, tax and litigation practices in the US’ legal capital and comes after the firm opened a Philadelphia office in October 2001. “Wiggin & Dana is delighted about this great opportunity. The Howe & Addington lawyers are excellent and their approach to the practise of law mirrors our own,” said Edward Wood Dunham, chair of Wiggin & Dana.
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Firm Mergers
 
National Law Journal
October 20, 2003
 
Wiggin & Dana New Haven, Conn. and Howe & Addington, a real estate, tax, estate planning and litigation firm, has brought its partners, associates and staff to the Connecticut firm. They will practice in New York under the Wiggin & Dana banner.