The national law firm of Quarles & Brady LLP has announced that Daniel G. Radler will become the firm's managing partner, effective December 1, 2016. Fredrick G. Lautz, who has served in the position since its inception in 2007, will continue to support key strategic growth initiatives, including lateral recruitment, following the transition.
"I'm honored to be following in Fred's footsteps, and continuing the growth trajectory and tremendous momentum he has created for the firm," said Radler. "Additionally, I am firmly vested in building upon the firm's core values surrounding client service, innovation, diversity and inclusion, and civic involvement.
Radler will be the second managing partner in the firm's history. Lautz, the first to assume the role after the unexpected passing of Firm Chair Pat Ryan, has overseen the firm's significant success and growth over the last nine years, including the opening of new offices in Indianapolis, Tampa, and Washington, D.C. His tenure has been marked by a strong commitment to attract the nation's most talented attorneys, particularly within the firm's key practice areas, including franchise & distribution; financial services; business law; health & life sciences; intellectual property litigation; and data privacy.
Quarles & Brady is a full-service AmLaw 200 firm with more than 475 attorneys offering an array of legal services to corporate and individual clients that range from small entrepreneurial businesses to Fortune 100 companies.