we stake our future on continued adherence to these core values


  • Ethical standards and practices are the bedrock of good business.
  • As advocates and counselors, we are zealous, loyal, and committed to upholding the highest standards of the legal profession.
  • We promote honesty and fairness in our dealings with all parties.
  • Our professional standards are nonnegotiable.


  • We succeed only when our clients are well-served.
  • Great service requires timeliness, responsiveness, and innovation.
  • Our clients deserve great service on every matter they entrust to us. 


  • A team approach is the most effective way to provide creativity and deep expertise to our clients.
  • Every member of our organization contributes to our client service goals.
  • We collaborate effectively with clients and other advisors.


  • We encourage and support innovation and individual initiative.
  • Advancement is based on merit.
  • We are a meritocracy.


  • We strive to provide every member of our organization with opportunities to achieve satisfying professional and personal lives.
  • All members of our organization are encouraged to develop and apply their talents, to gain the respect of colleagues, and to serve our clients, the firm and the community.