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Farella Braun + Martel Named One of the Bay Area's Best Places to Work

May 1, 2008 Accolades

SAN FRANCISCO (May 1, 2008):  Farella Braun + Martel LLP was named one of the Best Places to Work in the Bay Area for the fourth consecutive year.  The rankings were largely the result of an online employee satisfaction survey on a range of topics gauging how happy they were with their work climate and culture, management practices and specific policies and benefits.  Farella Braun + Martel placed 11th on the list of companies with 101 to 500 employees and was the highest ranking law firm in this category.

The "Best Places to Work" list comprises a broad cross section of the region's employers form 12 Bay Area counties and is a joint effort of the San Francisco Business Times, the Silicon Valley/San Jose Business Journal, and the East Bay Business Times. 

 "At Farella Braun + Martel, we strive for a collegial working environment; one in which all doors are open and everyone feels as if they are a member of the firm," stated Judy Todd, Executive Director.  "We are delighted our efforts have been recognized.  The research company's approach, which required anonymous submissions by our attorneys and staff, demonstrates our commitment is appreciated at all levels of our team."

Since its founding in 1962, Farella Braun + Martel has achieved a national reputation for the acumen of its business practice, the skilled trial attorneys and high profile cases of its litigation practice, and its prestigious client base. Based in San Francisco, the firm serves a diverse group of clients from multinational corporations to emerging businesses. The firm also has an office in the Napa Valley focused on the wine industry and related businesses. Farella Braun + Martel is a Green Business.  www.fbm.com

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