- Saul Ewing opens an office in Pittsburgh to focus on — surprise! — Marcellus Shale. But it started with four business attorneys from Schnader Harrison’s corporate practice, and plans to “add energy attorneys on the ground in Pittsburgh.” Energy lawyers, send your resumes. [Legal Intelligencer] [Philadelphia Journal]
- Pittsburgh Professional Connection will host an early Cinco de Mayo celebration at Elements on Thursday after work. Tres de Mayo! [Pittsburgh Professional Connection]
- Aw. A jury ruled against my favorite First Amendment litigant, who sued Ross Township after his brother was allowed to speak in a council meeting but he was shushed. [Post-Gazette]
- The PA Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Division still needs people to help with its Wills for Heroes event on May 4. Help out if you can, either by providing estate planning documents or just volunteering to help organize the thing. Call Joe Froetschel at 412-281-2200 to volunteer.