PR 2016 No. 24

Offit Kurman Named to List of Baltimore’s Top 25 Corporate Philanthropists

The Baltimore Business Journal has recognized Offit Kurman, one of the Mid-Atlantic’s fastest growing law firms, among the top 25 corporate philanthropists in the Baltimore area.

The list, which can be in found in the magazine’s October 28–November 3, 2016 issue, ranks corporations by the amount of cash donations they made to the Region in 2015. The list also includes each philanthropist’s total company-wide cash donations, employee hours donated, and top local executives.

This year marks Offit Kurman’s first time on the list. The firm donated almost $100,000.00 in cash as well as a significant amount of pro bono volunteer hours - to nonprofit organizations and causes in the Baltimore area last year. Offit Kurman’s philanthropic activities in 2015 included sponsorships and contributions to causes such as cancer treatment and research, after-school education and leadership development for children at risk, and health care and human services for people living with disabilities. The firm’s nonprofit partners have included the Chimes Foundation, the Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Fight to Learn, Boy Scouts of America, the Casey Cares Foundation, and more.

“We are a law firm that strongly believes in giving back to the communities we serve. One of the advantages of our firm's growth in recent years is an increased ability to donate time and money to many worthy local nonprofit organizations,” said Offit Kurman Co-Founder Howard Kurman. “We hope to make an even greater difference in Baltimore and beyond in the years to come.”

To learn more about Baltimore’s Top 25 Corporate Philanthropists, pick up the most recent issue of The Baltimore Business Journal, or click here.

ABOUT OFFIT KURMAN
Offit Kurman is one of the fastest-growing, full-service law firms in the Mid-Atlantic region. With over 120 attorneys offering a comprehensive range of services in virtually every legal category, the firm is well positioned to meet the needs of dynamic businesses and the people who own and operate them. Our eight offices serve individual and corporate clients in the Maryland, Delaware, New Jersey, and Northern Virginia markets, as well as the Washington DC, Baltimore, Philadelphia, and New York City metropolitan areas. At Offit Kurman, we are our clients’ most trusted legal advisors, professionals who help maximize and protect business value and personal wealth. In every interaction, we consistently maintain our clients’ confidence by remaining focused on furthering their objectives and achieving their goals in an efficient manner. Trust, knowledge, confidence—in a partner, that’s perfect.

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Published: December 2016

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