Do non-legal subsidiaries of Holland & Knight LLP automatically have a fiduciary duty to H&K Clients?

In 1 on February 10, 2009 at 11:05 pm


Boyden and Holland & Knight Alliance

NEW YORK – July 23 – H&K Investigative Solutions (HKIS), a wholly owned subsidiary of Holland & Knight Consulting LLC, and Boyden Global Executive search have created a strategic alliance to provide public and private sector organizations with legal, security and executive placement support in the post-Sept. 11 world. The strategic alliance will be led by Bill Mitchell, executive vice president of H&K Investigative Solutions, and Tim McNamara, partner and managing director at Boyden. The HKIS/Boyden alliance combines the expertise of former FBI, DEA and Secret Service special agents and field office leaders; senior investigative and security professionals and senior executive search professionals. It creates an experienced team of individuals who will assist industry and government leaders in assessing their vulnerabilities, program implementation and protecting themselves from threats to the their personnel, infrastructure and information technology. In addition, the alliance will assist companies in searching for, and placing qualified chief security officers within their organizations as well as assisting in securing the internal and external resources needed to strategically manage their risk and security functions. “This alliance leverages our core strengths to assist companies in addressing critical security issues in protecting themselves from potential threats. Holland & Knight and Boyden are establishing an integrated service offering that will create a ‘one-stop shop’ for industry leaders,” says Mitchell. “We’ve taken the time to perform a comprehensive analysis of why the events of Sept. 11 transpired. More importantly, we asked ourselves what needed to be done to reduce the prospects of it happening again. We decided there are many reasons to collaborate with Holland & Knight,” says McNamara. The alliance will be made official this week. ABOUT HOLLAND & KNIGHT INVESTIGATIVE SOLUTIONS H&K Investigative Solutions (HKIS) is full-service investigative, security, due diligence and compliance provider that offers state-of-the-art, global investigative services, including litigation support, corporate due diligence, forensic IT services, forensic accounting, corporate compliance and security and emergency preparedness services. HKIS is a wholly owned subsidiary of Holland & Knight Consulting LLC, the non-legal service subsidiary of Holland & Knight LLP. Holland & Knight LLP is a full service global law firm that has recognized teams of lawyers in over 100 substantive areas of practice. Holland & Knight lawyers are highly experienced in evaluating the legal risks associated with rapidly changing business climates and in crafting realistic, effective solutions.

Posted via email from HKLaw Investigation


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