Quarles & Brady combines with California law firm

The national law firm of Quarles & Brady LLP, which has offices in Madison and Milwaukee, is combining with Paul, Plevin, Sullivan & Connaughton LLP, a management-side labor and employment law firm in California, effective Jan. 1, 2023.

The expansion establishes Quarles’ presence in California — bringing its national footprint to more than 500 attorneys across 11 U.S. offices — and strengthens its Labor and Employment Practice Group, according to a news release.

The combined firm’s Labor and Employment team will now boast more than 70 attorneys across the country. In California, the combined firm will operate under the name Paul Plevin Quarles through 2024.