RISBJ Staff | Feb 15, 2017
PLDW Name Change and Planned Relocation
Providence, RI – February 15, 2017 – Gary R. Pannone, Managing Partner of Pannone Lopes Devereaux & West, today announced that, effective February 21, 2017, the firm will change its name to Pannone Lopes Devereaux & O’Gara LLC, “PLDO” and unveil its new branding and website. In addition, its planned relocation to the recently renovated Northwoods Office Park at 1301 Atwood Avenue, Suite 215 N, in Johnston will be completed on that date. The new name reflects the last names of the four founders – Gary R. Pannone, Matthew A. Lopes Jr., William P. Devereaux and William E. O’Gara. The Northwoods campus is a LEED® Gold Certified environment with convenient and ample free parking.
Principal Teno A. West has elected to form a new law firm, West Group Law PLLC, that will concentrate in the area of municipal infrastructure and be located in White Plains, New York. Both organizations will collaborate in providing legal services to existing and new clients.
“Our success is rooted in our ability to continuously look for ways to be innovative and forward-thinking to deliver the highest quality of legal and consulting services to a wide range of clients,” said Attorney Pannone. “These changes are responsive to the emerging trends in the legal industry of forging collaborative arrangements and strategic alliances with other lawyers and professionals to assure client needs are met most effectively. We are excited about the prospects for success and enthusiastic about our move to the Northwoods campus, which is a state-of-the-art facility wired for advanced technology capabilities to better serve our clients and employees.”
In addition to its new Rhode Island headquarters, the full service firm has offices in Boca Raton and West Palm Beach, Florida and in Boston and Cape Cod, Massachusetts. The telephone numbers remain the same at all locations. In Rhode Island, please call 401-824-5100; in Florida, call 561-362-2030, and in Massachusetts or to reach any of our office locations, call our toll free telephone number, 866-353-3310. For further information, contact David C. Sweet, Chief Operations Officer, at 401-824-5100.