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Philly's most profitable law firm announces CEO change

Jun 25, 2015 - Philadelphia Business Journal

Dechert, Philadelphia's most profitable full-service law firm, has announced a leadership transition.

CEO Daniel O'Donnell, along with Chairman Andrew Levander, was re-elected to a four-year term starting July 1, but O'Donnell has decided to serve only one year before ceding the role to corporate and securities practice chairman Henry N. Nassau next summer.

"Dan agreed to do four years but he has a lot of other interests in life," Nassau said in an interview. "He doesn't have interes...