Wendel Rosen Named A 2013 Best Place to Work in the Bay Area

OAKLAND, Calif., Apr. 30, 2013 – Wendel, Rosen, Black & Dean LLP has been named one of the “Best Places to Work” in the Bay Area by the San Francisco Business Times and the Silicon Valley Business Journal for the third consecutive year. The firm was honored at a reception on April 24 and in a special supplement to the publications on April 26.

“Creating an environment in which our employees can thrive has always been a priority, and we are proud to be recognized for these efforts,” said Daniel Rapaport, managing partner of the firm. “We measure our success by the high-level of service we provide our clients, which is made possible by the creativity and contributions of each and every member of the firm. Throughout the organization, we value teamwork and respect.”

The list recognizes 125 companies operating in 12 counties around the greater Bay Area. Employees were surveyed by an independent rating agency evaluating their satisfaction with their workplaces.

The firm’s employees rate the benefits and family-oriented environment particularly highly in the annual survey. There are numerous extra-curricular opportunities for employees to bond through official and unofficial events, ranging from the firm’s annual Rebuilding Together Oakland volunteer workdays to firm-wide traditions and events.

About Wendel Rosen
With 60 attorneys and approximately 130 total employees, Wendel, Rosen, Black & Dean LLP serves a diverse clientele of business, public and individual clients located throughout California and the United States. With offices in Oakland and Modesto, California, the 104-year-old firm advises clients on transactional and civil litigation matters in several related fields of law, including bankruptcy, restructuring and creditor rights; real estate; business/corporate; construction; eminent domain; employment; environmental; estate planning, trusts and probate; green business; insurance; intellectual property; land use; taxation; and technology. In 2003, the firm became the first law firm in the country to gain third-party certification as a green business and has won numerous recognitions for its leadership in the green economy. Additional information about the firm and its attorneys may be found at www.wendel.com.

Contact:
Lydia Bednerik
Marketing Director
Wendel, Rosen, Black & Dean LLP
510.834.6600
lbednerik@wendel.com