September 19, 2000
Three partners from the Orange County office of multinational law firm Sedgwick, Detert, Moran & Arnold said Monday that they have resigned to establish their own practice. Alan J. Freisleben, a 16-year Sedgwick veteran who founded the Orange County office, and colleagues Todd A. Picker and Lily Chow have joined with Mark D. Peterson to form Peterson, Picker, Chow & Freisleben LLP in Newport Beach. Peterson had been a partner in the Los Angeles office of Manatt, Phelps & Philips.
April 3, 1985 |
Transamerica Corp. agreed Tuesday to merge its Fred. S. James & Co. insurance-brokerage subsidiary into London-based Sedgwick Group in a $667.4-million transaction that will give Transamerica global reach in that business. Under the deal, Transamerica will receive a 39% stake in the expanded Sedgwick Group, which will become the world's third-largest insurance-brokerage firm in terms of revenue and the second largest in terms of profits.