March 7, 2012

Anticipating continuing growth in its financial services, bankruptcy, real estate, and healthcare practices, the New York office of 580-lawyer national law firm Polsinelli Shughart has relocated to larger quarters at 50th Street and Third Avenue.

Ranked as one of the fastest growing law firms in the nation*, Polsinelli Shughart also has offices in Wilmington, Washington D.C., Chicago, St. Louis, Kansas City, Dallas, Denver, Phoenix, and Los Angeles.

“In 2003 we established here what we initially called a ‘trade mission,'” said Dan Flanigan, chair of the firm’s Financial Services and Real Estate Department. “But we have been very successful the last few years in building our New York-based clients and practice, especially in financial services and real estate.”

“This physical expansion reflects the success of the attractive value proposition we have offered to our New York clients as well as our commitment to grow strategically here in the future,” said Polsinelli Shughart Chairman Russ Welsh.

*Ranking according to The National Law Journal.

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About Polsinelli Shughart

With 580 attorneys, Polsinelli Shughart ( is a national law firm that is a recognized leader in the areas of business law, financial services, real estate and business litigation. Serving corporate, institutional and individual clients, Polsinelli is redefining the business of law by sharing ideas, goals and outcomes with its clients. The firm builds enduring relationships by creating value through our legal services - with passion, ingenuity and a sense of urgency. The firm has offices located in Chicago; Dallas; Denver; Kansas City; Los Angeles; New York; Phoenix; St. Louis; Washington, D.C.; and Wilmington, DE. In California, as Polsinelli Shughart LLP.