Richmond, Va. - October 22, 2011 - Hirschler Fleisher, a 63-attorney firm based in Central Virginia, has been named a national finalist in the category of Best Law Firm, Client Service, by HFMWeek, a weekly trade publication for hedge fund managers. As the only regional law firm named to the finalist list, Hirschler Fleischer joins the ranks of leading national law firms in this new accolade.
"We were pleased to make the short list along with such major players in the alternative investment industry," said James L. Weinberg, president of the firm. He added, "Being included demonstrates that hedge fund clients value our cost effectiveness and ability to respond quickly to client needs." S. Brian Farmer, head of the firm's eleven-attorney Investment Management Group, adds, "We serve a variety of hedge fund clients, from managers of seed funds to institutional investors in hedge funds. These clients give us high ratings for the ease with which they can access our senior-level specialists. They also comment favorably about our ability to pass on savings due to our lower cost operating environment."
About Hirschler Fleischer
Founded in 1946, Hirschler Fleischer is a full-service law firm engaged in a diverse and sophisticated legal practice. Hirschler Fleischer attorneys serve corporate, governmental, nonprofit and individual clients throughout the U.S. from its offices in Richmond and Fredericksburg, Virginia. The firm approaches legal work with an entrepreneurial spirit and deep commitment to the community.
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