Emilie R. Ninan, a public finance partner at Ballard Spahr, has been named Managing Partner of the firm’s Wilmington office, effective July 1. Ms. Ninan, President-elect of the North American South Asian Bar Association, will succeed Tobey M. Daluz, who has been named professional personnel partner for the law firm.

"Ballard Spahr has a terrific team in Wilmington and I’m looking forward to serving them as managing partner," Ms. Ninan said. "As the founding partner of this office, Tobey has been an integral part of our growth and success. I am deeply indebted to her and delighted that we will continue to work together."