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Full Story Juan-Pablo “John” Crespo has jioned Morgan Lewis as a partner in Houston. His long-time colleague, Adrian Talamantes, will join the firm on May 30. (0)
Full Story Hunton & Williams LLP opens a new client center in Tysons, Virginia. (0)
Full Story Kirkland & Ellis LLP has opened an office in Boston. Kirkland partners Armand A. Della Monica, Neal J. Reenan and Ian N. Bushner will be relocating to launch the office. (0)
Full Story Huntsman Corp. is represented by Kirkland & Ellis, Vinson & Elkins and Swiss firm Bar & Karrer Ltd. on its merger with Clariant. Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton and Swiss firm Homburger are advising Clariant. (0)
Full Story Lisa H. Bebchick has joined Ropes & Gray's business & securities litigation practice as a partner in the New York office. She was previously at Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver and Jacobson LLP (0)
Full Story Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP has added Andrew S. Kasmen to the firm’s business & finance department. Kasmen practices in the Conshohocken and Philadelphia offices. (0)
Full Story Christopher T. Timura has left Akin, Gump, Strauss, Hauer & Feld LLP to join Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLPas of counsel in the Washington, D.C. office, where he will continue his international trade practice. (0)
Full Story Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman’s former managing partner of the Palo Alto, Melinda LeDuc Barker, has left the firm to join Thoits Law. (0)
Full Story Susan Greenspon has joined Foley & Lardner LLP’s Transactions and Securities Practice as partner in the Chicago office. Greenspon was previously a partner at Dentons US, LLP. (0)
Full Story Former U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission associate general counsel David Blass has joined Simpson Thacher & Bartlett as a partner for its investment funds practice in Washington D.C. He comes to the firm from the Investment Company Institute, where he was general counsel. (0)
Full Story Todd Jacobs has left Shook, Hardy & Bacon to open a a Chicago office for 27-lawyer, Iowa-based Bradley & Riley. The firm will now be called Bradley Riley & Jacobs. (0)
Full Story Ballard Spahr welcomes Dennis K. Burke—the former U.S. Attorney for Arizona, Senior Adviser to the Department of Homeland Security, and member of the Obama/Biden transition team that focused on homeland security administration and policy—to its Phoenix office as of counsel. (0)
Full Story Farmers New World Life Insurance Company, a subsidiary of Willkie client Zurich Insurance Group, reinsured a portion of its in-force U.S. annuity business to Reinsurance Group of America. (0)
Full Story Cozen O'Connor nabs two patent litigators from Norton Rose Fulbright. Erik Swenson and Patrick Gallagher joins the firm's Minneapolis office and its intellectual property practice. (0)
Full Story Barnes & Thornburg LLP expanded its Atlanta office with the hire of Richard Kaye as a partner in the Corporate Department. Prior to joining Barnes & Thornburg, Kaye was a member at Sherman & Howard LLC. (0)
Full Story Samir C. Jain is joining the Washington D.C. Office of Jones Day as a partner in its Cybersecurity, Privacy & Data Protection Practice. (0)
Full Story Hunton & Williams bolsters its global banking and regulatory compliance practice with the return of Juan Azel, a former senior legal regulatory counsel of Standard Chartered Bank. (0)
Full Story T. Edward Williams has jioned Armstrong Teasdale as a Litigation associate. (0)
Full Story Remain persistent during an attorney job search. (0)
Full Story Clinton Gary Burr & Forman LLP as chief strategy and business development officer in Atlanta. (0)
Full Story Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan welcomes Stephen Mavroghenis and Miguel Rato as partners in the Brussels office. Stephen and Miguel joins the firm from Shearman & Sterling, along with them a team of lawyers. (0)
Full Story A Debevoise Frankfurt team advised KanAm Grund in its acquisition of Campus E in Munich from BlackRock. (0)
Full Story Lisa H. Bebchick has joined Ropes & Gray's business & securities litigation practice as a partner in the New York office. (0)
Full Story Debevoise & Plimpton LLP is advising Wilton Re Ltd on its acquisition of Aegon Transamerica’s payout annuity business and the bank owned/corporate owned life insurance business. (0)
Full Story Goodwin represents Ares Management on the €665 million fundraising of its Ares European Property Enhancement Partners II. (0)
Full Story Matthieu Grollemund has joined Baker McKenzie in Paris as a Partner. He comes to the firm from Dechert, along with Hélène Parent (Senior Associate), Raphaël Sendowski (Associate) and Gautier Valdiguié (Junior Associate). (0)
Full Story Weil client Boyd Corporation acquires Aavid Thermalloy. (0)
Full Story DLA Piper is adivising Katy Industries Inc. and Searchmetrics Inc. in two separate Chapter 11 cases. (0)
Full Story Uber Technologies has promoted general counsel Salle Yoo to chief legal officer. (0)
Full Story Sullivan & Cromwell LLP has welcomed Dr. Michael Rosenthal, as a partner from Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, where he led the European Union and German competition and antitrust practice. (0)
Full Story Brigid M. Carpenter takes over for Scott D. Carey as managing shareholder of Baker Donelson's Nashville office. (0)
Full Story Building a successful recruiting team. (0)
Full Story Quinn Emmanuel Urquhart & Sullivan nabs two more partners from Shearman & Sterling’s Brussels office: Stephen Mavroghenis, global competition head and Brussels managing partner, and Miguel Rato, competition partner. (0)
Full Story Freeborn & Peters has launched its first Florida office in Tampa with the hire of four attorneys from Phelps Dunbar. (0)
Full Story Cozen O’Connor nabs employee benefit/ERISA attorneys John H. Wilson, Lynn Brehm and Matthew Clyde, labor and employment attorney Brian A. Casal, and commercial litigators William J. Moorhead and Gabrielle Lee from Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC. (0)
Full Story Michael J. Wynne joins Jones Day as a tax partner in the Chicago Office. (0)
Full Story Olajide Oyewole LLP has joined DLA Piper Africa. (0)
Full Story Bodman PLC welcomes Michael B. Peterman to the Detroit office as a Member. (0)
Full Story Brownstein has launched its Condominium and Planned Community practice group as part of its Real Estate Department. (0)
Full Story Eversheds Sutherland saw an 8% revenue increase, to £438.6m, for its non-US business during the 2016-17 financial year. (0)
Full Story Dentons celebrated the grand opening of its Tbilisi office. (0)
Full Story Baker Donelson has named Brigid M. Carpenter as the new managing shareholder of the Nashville office. Ms. Carpenter assumes the role previously held by Scott D. Carey for eight years. (0)
Full Story Perkins Coie nabs Meredith Jones-McKeown, co-managing partner of Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton’s San Francisco office and co-chair of the firm’s construction practice, as a partner in the commercial litigation and construction practices. (0)
Full Story Ashurst is advising Berendsen in its £2bn takeover bid by Elis, represented by Sullivan & Cromwell. (0)
Full Story Simpson Thacher & Bartlett has named funds partner Jason Glover as managing partner of its London office, succeeding Greg Conway. Meanwhile, Mayer Brown has elected Sally Davies to lead its City office, replacing Sean Connolly. (0)
Full Story Benefits of joining a small law firm. (0)
Full Story Stoel Rives expanded its corporate group with several lateral hires: partners Kevin Burnett and Steven Boender in Portland from K&L Gates; of counsel Gabrielle Glemann in Seattle from Hughes Hubbard; and of counsel Mark Bonham in Salt Lake City from Sorenson Media and previously a partner at Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati. (0)
Full Story Hogan Lovells represented the European Investment Bank on an EUR 30 million quasi-equity loan financing with the EPS Group. (0)
Full Story Nixon Peabody LLP advises Millennium Park Plaza in a lease with Ferrero to open the first-ever, standalone Nutella Café in downtown Chicago. (0)
Full Story Paul, Weiss represented Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec in its joint acquisition, with KKR, of USI Insurance Services from Onex Corporation for $4.3 billion. (0)
Full Story Broad and Cassel has opened an office in Palm Beach with the hire of former Akerman partner and veteran estate planning attorney John Raymond as a partner. (0)
Full Story Cozen O'Connor nabs six more attorneys from Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney: Matthew Clyde, Lynn Brehm, John Wilson, William Moorhead, Gabrielle Lee and Brian Casal. (0)
Full Story Dentons has launched the Dentons Global LGBT+ Network. (0)
Full Story Karin Holloch has joined Jones Day's Investigations & White Collar Defense Practice as a partner in its Düsseldorf Office. (0)
Full Story Law school applicants will soon have the option of taking the Law School Admissions Test as many times as they want during a two-year period. (0)
Full Story Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney to move its Pittsburgh headquarters from One Oxford Centre to the city’s iconic Union Trust Building in October 2019. (0)
Full Story Willkie advised DiamondRock Hospitality Company in a Term Loan Agreement. (0)
Full Story ​Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP has recruited Christopher T. Timura from Akin, Gump, Strauss, Hauer & Feld LLP. Timura joins the Washington, D.C. office as of counsel. (0)
Full Story University of California, Berkeley School of Law has named Erwin Chemerinsky as its next dean. He will replace Interim Dean Melissa Murray on July 1. (0)
Full Story Paul, Weiss advised Tencent in the Series C financing of Yixin Capital Limited. (0)
Full Story Greenberg Traurig has hired Walter Howl to the Phoenix office as Of Counsel in the firm’s dynamic Corporate and Securities Practice. (0)
Full Story Spencer Fane opens a new office in Las Vegas with John Mowbray. (0)
Full Story How legal recruiters can repair a damaged client relationship. (0)
Full Story Katharine J. Neer, a former Assistant Secretary for General Government and Financial Services in the New York State Governor’s Office, has joined Greenberg Traurig, LLP's Government Law & Policy Practice in the Albany office. (0)
Full Story Seyfarth Shaw is laying off at least 40 lawyers and staffers. (0)
Full Story Kutak Rock served as bond counsel to Boulder Housing Partners in its $29,705,000 acquisition of Tantra Lake Apartments. (0)
Full Story Reed Smith has implemented a low-cost parenting perk in an effort to retain women lawyers. (0)
Full Story Shearman & Sterling intellectual property partner, Richard Hsu, has left the firm to become a managing director at Major, Lindsey & Africa in San Francisco. (0)
Full Story Sanjay Thapar has joined Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP as a partner in the Leveraged Finance group from Shearman & Sterling. (0)
Full Story Davis Wright Tremaine has elected new members to the executive committee. (0)
Full Story David Ubaldi has been named partner-in-charge of Davis Wright Tremaine’s Bellevue office. Ubaldi takes over from Mark Berry, who recently became chair of Davis Wright Tremaine’s executive committee and chair of its firmwide employment practice. (0)
Full Story O’Melveny represented AKUA in its $3 million series seed financing. (0)
Full Story Nathan M. Wilda has joined Honigman Miller Schwartz and Cohn LLP as a partner in its Chicago office. (0)
Full Story Hunton & Williams LLP acted as counsel to J.P. Morgan Securities LLC on a $40 million remarketing of the Indiana Michigan Power Company Project. (0)
Full Story Baker Donelson has elected 13 new shareholders. (0)
Full Story Kilpatrick Townsend advises Sandy Spring Bancorp, Inc. in its acquisition of WashingtonFirst Bankshares, Inc., represented by Troutman Sanders LLP. (0)
Full Story Greenberg Traurig is advising Medina Capital in its joint venture with BC Partners and Longview Asset Management to acquire CenturyLink Inc.'s data centers and associated colocation business. (0)
Full Story King & Spalding advised Gulf Investment Corporation in its minority stake acquisition in Sudair Pharmaceutical Company. (0)
Full Story Discussing compensation during a job interview. (0)
Full Story Drew Littman has joined Brownstein’s Government Relations Department as a policy director in the Washington, D.C., office. (0)
Full Story Ashurst renews its strategic alliance with China’s Guantao Law Firm for another six years. (0)
Full Story Skadden is advising Moody’s in its €3bn acquisition of Bureau van Dijk from EQT, who turned to Allen & Overy. (0)
Full Story O’Melveny & Myers welcomes back former federal prosecutor Damali Taylor as a partner in the firm’s white-collar defense and corporate investigations practice. She rejoins the San Francisco office. (0)
Full Story Ropes & Gray represents Oakley Capital Investments on its investment in TechInsights. (0)
Full Story Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP Corporate partner, Robert B. Stebbins, has been named General Counsel of the Securities and Exchange Commission. (0)
Full Story Dechert advised Pharnext SA in its strategic partnership with Tasly Pharmaceutical. (0)
Full Story Morris, Manning & Martin advised MacStadium in a growth equity financing. (0)
Full Story Hogan Lovells advised Claranet on its £80 million equity investment by Tikehau Capital (0)
Full Story Debevoise & Plimpton LLP has named Gavin Anderson, Morgan J. Hayes, Rafael Kariyev, Sue Meng, Edwin Northover, Jane Shvets and Ramya S. Tiller partners, effective July 1, 2017. (0)
Full Story Legal recruiters should consider overqualified job candidates. (0)
Full Story A Goodwin Life Sciences team advised Cerevance in a $5 million extension of its Series A financing. (0)
Full Story DLA Piper is providing Spanish and international legal advice, along with Gianni Origoni Grippo Cappelli & Partners, to Atlantia on its €16.3bn bid for Abertis. (0)
Full Story Squire Patton Boggs has hired Henry Davey as a consultant in its Energy & Natural Resources Practice Group in London from Herbert Smith Freehills. (0)
Full Story Mark Bonham has joined Stoel Rives LLP in the Salt Lake City office. Bonham formerly was a partner with Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati. (0)
Full Story Weil is advising inVentiv Health, Inc. and selling shareholders Thomas H. Lee Partners and Advent International in inVentiv's $4.6 billion merger with INC Research Holdings, Inc. (0)
Full Story Paul, Weiss represented PPC Industries, Inc. in its acquisition of Pexco LLC from Odyssey Investments Partners, LLC. (0)
Full Story Gordon Reese obtained summary judgment on behalf of an insurance claim adjustment firm in an insurance claim. (0)
Full Story Hogan Lovells advised the Trustee of the UK Nortel Pension Scheme in the settlement of Nortel's residual assets. (0)
Full Story California bar exam pass-rate continues to slide. (0)
Full Story A Proskauer partner in Washington, D.C. sued the firm for gender discrimination. (0)
Full Story Wilson Elser attorneys obtained a motion for summary judgment on behalf of a not-for-profit ambulance service in a claim alleging gross negligence and EMT/wrongful death. (0)
Full Story Wilson Elser obtained summary judgment for a city harbor department against claims of interrupting the plaintiff's business due to a massive fire in September 2014 that shut down the port. (0)
Full Story Wilson Elser has recruited Robert Cornish Jr. to the Washington, DC, office as of counsel. (0)
Full Story Brandon Fox has joined Jenner & Block from the U.S. attorney’s office in Los Angeles, where he served as the chief of the public corruption and civil rights section. (0)
Full Story Steven Cherny has joined Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan as a partner in New York from Kirkland & Ellis. (0)
Full Story Garvey Schubert Barer has hired Seattle-based fishery and maritime lawyer Andrew Richards as a partner. (0)
Full Story Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis has appointed Keith E. Whitson as managing partner of the Pittsburgh office, succeeding George McGrann, who served in the role since 2012. (0)
Full Story PPC Industries, Inc., advised by Paul, Weiss, completed its acquisition of Pexco LLC from Odyssey Investments Partners, LLC. (0)
Full Story Nixon Peabody represented Francis Ford Coppola Winery in its acquisition of an 100-acre parcel in the Pine Mountain-Cloverdale Peak American Viticultural Area. (0)
Full Story Hunton & Williams LLP is serving as Bond Counsel to the City of Atlanta in the issuance of its $226,175,000 Water and Wastewater Revenue Refunding Bonds (0)
Full Story Paul, Weiss client KPS Capital Partners, LP is acquiring TaylorMade Golf Company from adidas AG for $425 million. (0)
Full Story Federal prosecutors have charged former Foley & Lardner partner, Walter “Chet” Little, with insider trading. (0)
Full Story Baker McKenzie hired two partners, Kenneth Quinn and Jennifer Trock, from Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman and other lateral moves. (0)
Full Story How to stand out from other job candidates during a job interview in a good way. (0)
Full Story Willkie represented Colony NorthStar, Inc. and Chatham Lodging Trust in its $850 million refinancing. (0)
Full Story Faegre Baker Daniels bolstered its finance and restructuring group with the addition of Angie Snell as an associate in the Chicago office. Snell was previously an associate in the restructuring group at Kirkland & Ellis LLP. (0)
Full Story Healthcare attorneys Carlo Coppo and David Balfour have joined Nossaman's Healthcare Practice Group as Partners in its newly opened San Diego area office. Mr. Coppo and Mr. Balfour join from DiCaro, Coppo & Popcke. (0)
Full Story Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe senior counsel M. Laurence “Larry” Popofsky has passed away on May 9. (0)
Full Story Paul Wassgren has joined DLA Piper’s Corporate practice as a partner in Los Angeles. (0)
Full Story Fox Rothschild LLP welcomes Marc H. Simon to the New York office in its Entertainment Law Practice. (0)
Full Story Nixon Peabody CWL has hired two new consultants in Hong Kong, Rollin Chan and David Tang, from their respective private practices. (0)
Full Story Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP has added Nolan J. Mitchell as a partner in the Boston office. (0)
Full Story Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer has won a role adivising Neptune Oil & Gas on its $3.9bn acquisition of Engie’s oil and gas unit. Neptune’s management has turned to Macfarlanes. French law firm Bredin Prat is representing Engie. (0)
Full Story Osborne Clarke has promoted six UK and German lawyers to partner. (0)
Full Story Marc Simon has joined Fox Rothschild as partner in New York. He was previously at Cowan, DeBaets, Abrahams & Sheppard. (0)
Full Story Allen Matkins welcomes back real estate attorney O’Malley M. Miller as a partner in its Los Angeles office. He comes to the firm from Munger Tolles & Olson LLP. (0)
Full Story Munich court tosses Jones Day’s complaint over the raid of its Munich office to obtain materials on firm client, Volkswagen AG. (0)
Full Story Three myths about retainers legal recruiters should ignore. (0)
Full Story Harter Secrest & Emery LLP has hired Scott R. Simpson as Counsel in the firm’s Health Care practice group. Simpson most recently served as Assistant General Counsel at Rochester Regional Health. (0)
Full Story Kenneth E. Noble has joined McGuireWoods’ Restructuring and Insolvency Department as a partner in New York from Holland & Knight. (0)
Full Story Hinckley Allen welcomes back Kate N. Kishfy to its Trusts & Estates practice after serving as a Development and Planned Giving Officer at The Rhode Island Foundation. (0)
Full Story Will Russ joins Barnes & Thornburg LLP in Dallas as a partner in the Real Estate Department. Russ joins from Vinson & Elkins. (0)
Full Story Sean Lacey is joining Kirkland & Ellis International LLP’s London office as a partner in the Restructuring Practice Group. Lacey was previously at Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP. (0)
Full Story Kaufman Dolowich & Voluck LLP welcomes Nancy L. Hendrickson as a partner in the Chicago office and Julie Thrall Burrow as of counsel in Seattle. (0)
Full Story K&L Gates LLP has hired Giovanni Meschia as a partner in the investment management, hedge funds, and alternative investments practice. He comes to the firm from Jones Day. (0)
Full Story O’Malley Miller returns to Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis as a partner. He rejoins the firm from Munger, Tolles & Olson. (0)
Full Story K&L Gates nabs Paul Hastings partner Mounir Letayf and counsel Adeline Roboam in Paris, and other European moves from: Allen & Overy; Clifford Chance; Dentons; DLA Piper; Fieldfisher; Hogan Lovells; Jones Day; Mayer Brown; McDermott; Orrick. (0)
Full Story Mayer Brown has advised Chinese Estates Holding Limited on the £174.9 million acquisition of 11-12 St James's Square, London from the Employees’ Provident Wealth Fund of Malaysia. (0)
Full Story White & Case raises UK associate salaries by up to 19%, matching the £105,000 newly qualified rate by Shearman & Sterling. (0)
Full Story Kelley Drye partner, Michael S. Insel, passed away on May 5, 2017. (0)
Full Story Clyde & Co has expanded its intellectual property services with a new office in Kuwait. (0)
Full Story Freshfields and Maclays advised Aberdeen Asset Management in its merger with Standard Life, represented by Slaughters, to form Standard Life Aberdeen. (0)
Full Story Christopher Johnson and Zachary Mazin are leaving Kasowitz Benson Torres to join McKool Smith's New York office. (0)
Full Story Fox Rothschild merges with Riddell Williams. (0)
Full Story Ropes & Gray advised Surgery Partners, Inc. and Bain Capital Private Equity in the Surgery Partners' $760 million acquisition of National Surgical Healthcare from Irving Place Capital. (0)
Full Story Peter Grandey has joined Kutak Rock' Corporate Department as an associate in the Denver office. Most recently he was at Energy Fuels, Inc. (0)
Full Story Distinguishing golden job opportunities from the lumps of coal. (0)
Full Story Shook, Hardy & Bacon and Ellis & Winters LLP successfully dismissed a claims suit against against Boston Scientific. (0)
Full Story Orrick senior counsel Larry Popofsky passes away at 81. (0)
Full Story Seyfarth Shaw LLP secured a defense verdict in a $68 million FINRA arbitration on behalf of C.L. King & Associates, Inc. (0)
Full Story Keker, Van Nest & Peters wants to use Morgan Lewis' files regarding its investigation of Hewlett-Packard Co.'s acquisition of Autonomy Inc. in hopes of clearing former Autonomy CFO Sushovan Hussain of wire fraud charges. (0)
Full Story Joseph Findley has joined Blank Rome LLP’s Houston office as an associate in the Intellectual Property and Technology group. Findley was previously at Toler Law Group. (0)
Full Story Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel is opening an office in Bucks County to be lead by litigation partner and former U.S. Rep. Mike Fitzpatrick. (0)
Full Story Aditi Eleswarapu has joined DLA Piper as pro bono counsel in the New York office. He was most recently at Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP. (0)
Full Story Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP has hired ERISA partner Robert A. Stone for its New York office. (0)
Full Story Rawle & Henderson LLP welcomes William T. “Will” Polaski to the Pittsburgh office as a partner. (0)
Full Story Clyde & Co is merging with Mexican law firm Garza Tello & Asociados. (0)
Full Story Rob Mailer has joined the London office of Morrison & Foerster as a partner in its Corporate Group. (0)
Full Story Vermont Law School receives a $17 million loan from the United States Department of Agriculture to restructure debt and develop an online education program. (0)
Full Story Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin has hired Elizabeth B. Ferguson as a shareholder in the firm’s Jacksonville office. (0)
Full Story Christopher Skipper has joined Winston & Strawn LLP as a partner in the Corporate and Finance Practice in Dubai. Mr. Skipper was previously senior in-house counsel at Dubai-based investment firm Istithmar World. (0)
Full Story Counsel Paul K. Stafford and Attorney Sydne K. Collier have joined Thompson & Knight LLP’s Dallas office in the Trial Practice Group. The duo previously practiced at Stafford Barrow, PLLC. (0)
Full Story Blank Rome LLP has hired David J. Moise and Jill E. Misener to the Tax, Benefits, and Private Client group in New York. The duo joins the firm from Withers Bergman LLP. (0)
Full Story Kristina Maynard has returned to Honigman Miller Schwartz and Cohn LLP as a partner in the Trusts and Estates practice. (0)
Full Story Volkmar Bruckner has joined Kirkland & Ellis International LLP in the Munich office as a partner in the Corporate Practice Group. He comes to the firm from Weil Gotshal & Manges. (0)
Full Story Kirkland & Ellis has hired Sean Lacey, the co-leader of Freshfield Bruckhaus Deringer’s alternative capital group, as a partner in its restructuring group in London. (0)
Full Story Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer LLP welcomes back Bill Baer, who most recently served as the Obama Justice Department’s antitrust chief. (0)
Full Story Dentons in talks to form an alliance with the Brazilian firm Vella Pugliese Buosi Guidoni in São Paulo. (0)
Full Story Five important elements to include in a recruiter sales script. (0)
Full Story White & Case advised Alfa Financial Software in its £800m IPO. Freshfields represented Barclays and Numis. (0)
Full Story Former U.S. Attorney for Minnesota Andrew Luger has joined Jones Day after his forced resignation. (0)
Full Story Littler Mendelson secures a tie-up with 16-lawyer U.K. boutique GQ Employment Law. (0)
Full Story Ed Heaton joins Stewarts Law from Mills & Reeve. (0)
Full Story Chapman and Cutler LLP has opened an office in Charlotte at 201 South College Street. A team from Winston & Strawn LLP led by partner and office leader René J. LeBlanc-Allman will open the new office. They are joined by partner David L. Batty, senior counsel Joshua M. Smith and associate Eric R. Manor. (0)
Full Story Irell & Manella welcomes back former federal prosecutor Jason Linder to the Los Angeles office to lead the firm’s global investigations and anticorruption team. (0)
Full Story Davis Polk is advising Bank of America Merrill Lynch as financial adviser to Care Capital Properties, Inc. in its merger with Sabra Health Care REIT, Inc. for $7.4 billion. (0)
Full Story Davis Polk client Comcast Corporation agrees to explore potential opportunities for wireless operational cooperation with Charter Communications, Inc. (0)
Full Story O'Melveny & Myers client Bumble Bee Foods pleads guilty to price-fixing canned and pouched tuna fish. (0)
Full Story Former Dewey & LeBoeuf CFO, Joel Sanders, was found guilty of fraudulently concealing the firm’s precarious finances ahead of its collapse. (0)
Full Story Dentons has advised DAMAC Real Estate Development Limited on its tender offering and sukuk issuance. (0)
Full Story Vedder Price has hired Michael J. Quinn as a Shareholder in the Litigation practice area and Government Enforcement & Special Investigations group in the Los Angeles office. Michael was previously a partner at K&L Gates. (0)
Full Story Tracey R. Wallace has joined Jackson Lewis P.C.’s Dallas office as a Principal. Ms. Wallace was previously at Schiff Hardin. (0)
Full Story Spencer Fane LLP is opening a new office in downtown St. Louis with the arrival of former St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay. (0)
Full Story Watson Farley & Williams has promoted six senior associates to partner. (0)
Full Story The Honourable Marshall Rothstein, Q.C. has joined Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP as a partner in Vancouver. (0)
Full Story Energy and infrastructure project finance partner Andrei Baev has joined Reed Smith’s Energy & Natural Resources practice in London. Baev was previously a partner with Chadbourne & Parke LLP. (0)
Full Story Nyron Persaud has joined Winston & Strawn LLP’s Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation Practice as a partner in the New York office. Mr. Persaud joins the firm from Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP. (0)
Full Story Brian McGuire is joining Brownstein’s Government Relations Department as a policy director and in the firm’s Washington, D.C., office. He will start June 12. (0)
Full Story Jason Linder rejoins Irell & Manella LLP's Los Angeles office as a partner and head of its Global Investigations and Anti-Corruption Practice. Linder most recently served as a senior trial attorney in the U.S. Department of Justice's Foreign Corrupt Practices Act Unit in Washington, D.C. (0)
Full Story Cozen O’Connor is opening a new Pittsburgh office and expanding its labor and employment practice with the addition of 20 lawyers from Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney. (0)
Full Story Marc Tepper has been named as head of Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney's Philadelphia office. (0)
Full Story Gil Feder and Evan K. Farber have joined Loeb & Loeb LLP’s New York office as partners in the Litigation Department. Feder and Farber join the firm from Reed Smith LLP. (0)
Full Story Kramer Levin advised Stone Point Capital in the acquisition of a majority stake in Focus Financial Partners. (0)
Full Story Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer to cut partner numbers down in Germany. The firm currently has 103 partners but is aiming to reduce this number down to between 80 and 90 by 2020. (0)
Full Story Watson Farley & Williams has elevated six lawyers to partnership in London and Hamburg. (0)
Full Story Cozen O'Connor picks up 17 more attorneys from Buchanan Ingersoll in Pittsburgh and Philadelphia. (0)
Full Story Ford & Harrison posted $72 million in revenue for 2016. Revenue per lawyer dropped 1.5 percent, to $510,000, while profits per partner surged 11 percent to $607,000. (0)
Full Story Male partners in large firms make substantially more, a survey shows, and their female counterparts say it’s time for that to change. (0)
Full Story Greenberg Traurig, LLP advised Kayne Anderson Real Estate Advisors in its affiliates acquisition of Sentio Healthcare Properties, Inc. (0)
Full Story Chadbourne & Parke loses Moscow managing partner Andrei Baev to Reed Smith. Energy partner Baev joins the London office. (0)
Full Story McDermott Will & Emery greatly expanded its corporate teams in Italy with the arrival of three partners, Giancarlo Castorino, Ettore Scandale and Emidio Cacciapuoti, accompanied by a team of 4 counsel and 10 fee earners. The team joins from the Milan office of King & Wood Mallesons (0)
Full Story Wilmer, Cutler, Pickering, Hale and Dorr’s head of its West Coast technology transactions practice, Adit Khorana, has left to join Cooley’s Palo Alto office, where he will lead the equivalent practice group in Silicon Valley. (0)
Full Story Cleary Gottlieb advises the underwriters in a $250 million reopening of 4.125 percent subordinated notes issued by Citigroup Inc. (0)
Full Story Goodwin advised Gramercy Property Europe plc on the sale of its assets to a consortium of clients managed by AXA Investment Managers – Real Assets. (0)
Full Story Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe has recruited Peter Fusco, a partner at Lowenstein Sandler and co-chair of the firm’s Brooklyn Entrepreneurship Center, as a leader of its technology companies practice in New York. (0)
Full Story M&A partners Richard Climan, Keith Flaum and Jane Ross, and IP and Technology Transactions partner John Brockland have left Weil, Gotshal & Manges for Hogan Lovells in its corporate team. (0)
Full Story Goodwin represented Virtusa Corporation in the sale of its newly issued convertible preferred stock to The Orogen Group. (0)
Full Story James Marissen has joined Sedgwick LLP as a partner in its Orange County office and will lead the firm's Maritime Practice Group. (0)
Full Story Sedgwick LLP has hired Kendra Canape as a partner in its Orange County office. (0)
Full Story Eli Granek has joined Eckert Seamans Cherin & Mellott as an associate to its Philadelphia office. (0)
Full Story Sidley advises Jefferson National Financial Corp. and its affiliates in its sale to Nationwide Life Insurance Company. (0)
Full Story Sidley Austin advised Angie’s List, Inc. on its combination with IAC's HomeAdvisor, to be called ANGI Homeservices Inc. (0)
Full Story Squire Patton Boggs represents Inversiones Gasolgest on the sale of Hotel Innside Madrid Genova to Sardinero Hoteles. (0)
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Full Story Former chief of the SEC Enforcement Division’s Foreign Corrupt Practices Act Unit, Kara Brockmeyer, has joined Debevoise & Plimpton. (0)
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Full Story Hanson Bridgett has added Kristina Lawson to the Walnut Creek office as a real estate partner. She joins from Manatt, Phelps & Phillips. (0)
Full Story Kalidou Gadio has joined Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP in Washington, D.C., as a partner and co-chair of its Africa and Middle East/North Africa (MENA) practice. Gadio joins from the African Development Bank, where he served as general counsel. (0)
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Full Story Patricia Noonan has joined Wilson Elser ’s Chicago office as of counsel. (0)
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Full Story F. Robert Brusco has joined Hunton & Williams LLP in New York as partner in the real estate practice. Brusco was previously at Windels Marx Lane & Mittendorf and LAMCO LLC. (0)
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Full Story Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz and Proskauer Rose have taken roles advising on the potential $1.3 billion sale of Major League Baseball’s Miami Marlins to former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush and ex-New York Yankees star Derek Jeter. (0)
Full Story Wilson Elser bolstered its Miami office with the hire of Partner Aram Bloom and of counsel Gavin White. Bloom was previously with Shapiro, Blasi, Wasserman & Hermann and Sachs Sax Caplan. White previously was with Martinez, White & Viniegra, Wicker Smith O'Hara McCoy & Ford and Michael Rudd & Associates. (0)
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Full Story McDermott advised Neurovance, Inc. on its $250 million acquisition by Otsuka Pharmaceutical. (0)
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Full Story Covington & Burling opens offices in Dubai and Johannesburg with the addition of four partners leaving Chadbourne & Parke ahead of its merger with Norton Rose Fulbright. The partners are joined by around 25 associates and counsel from Chadbourne’s London, Johannesburg and Dubai offices. (0)
Full Story Fisher & Phillips saw an 11.7 percent boost in revenue in 2016, to $176.5 million. Revenue per lawyer increased by $10,000 to $555,000, and profits per partner increased $35,000 to $560,000. (0)
Full Story Ivan J. Presant of Greenberg Traurig and Jeffrey W. Meyers of Stroock have joined McDermott Will & Emery as partners in its growing Corporate & Transactional Practice Group in New York. (0)
Full Story Baker McKenzie has added Jeff Russell to its North America Banking, Finance and Major Projects and Global Real Estate Practices as Counsel in San Francisco. (0)
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Full Story Government Relations Team Leader Brad A. Lampley has been named Partner in Charge of Adams and Reese’s Nashville office. (0)
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Full Story Environmental litigator, Richard O. Faulk, has joined Davis Wright Tremaine in the Washington, D.C. office. He was most recently a partner at Alexander Dubose Jefferson & Townsend LLP. Prior to that, he was at Hollingsworth LLP and Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP. (0)
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Full Story Holland & Knight welcomes banking and finance attorney Jason DelMonico its Financial Services Practice Group as a partner. Previously, he was a senior partner with Riemer & Braunstein. (0)
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Full Story Cozen O’Connor expands its Construction Law Practice in Philadelphia with the addition of four lawyers from Pepper Hamilton. The four lawyers joining the firm are partners Bruce W. Ficken and Raymond L. DeLuca, who will serve as chair and vice chair of the Construction Law Group, respectively. Also joining as a partner is James M. Kwartnik, Jr. and Jeffrey R. Mullen as an associate. (0)
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Full Story King & Spalding nabs six lawyers from Norton Rose Fulbright in Austin. The lawyers, partners Lana Varney, Lisa Horvath Shub and Stephen Huffaker, counsel Holly Kipp and associates Oliver Thoma and Ashley Crooks, joins the firm's life sciences practice. (0)
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Full Story Lawrence “Larry” Roberts joins Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton's Litigation Department in the Washington, DC office. Mr. Roberts is Counsel in the Native American Affairs Team. (0)
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Full Story BakerHostetler has added international and domestic tax attorney Mark Lange to the Tax Group as a partner in Atlanta. Lange comes to the firm from Holland & Knight. (0)
Full Story Skadden client, Becton, Dickinson and Company, acquires C. R. Bard, Inc. for $24 billion. (0)
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Full Story Linklaters’ China offices loses three partners and 16 lawyers to set up the new independent firm in the Shanghai Free Trade Zone. The new firm will operate alongside Linklaters on a ‘best friends’ basis. (0)
Full Story Fox Rothschild LLP has added Debra L. Gruenstein to its health law practice as a partner in the Philadelphia office. Prior to joining Fox, Gruenstein was a name partner at Karafin & Gruenstein P.C. (0)
Full Story Lana Varney, Lisa Horvath Shub and Stephen Huffaker have joined King & Spalding as partners in the Life Sciences practice in the firm’s Austin office. The trio comes to the firm from Norton Rose Fulbright. (0)
Full Story Partners at Chadbourne & Parke took the unusual step of expelling Kerrie L. Campbell, who last year sued the firm claiming it paid women less than their male counterparts. (0)
Full Story Haynes and Boone, LLP dismissed a licensing suit against firm client, HTC Corporation, filed by WiAV Solutions, Inc. (0)
Full Story Paul, Weiss represented Lundin Mining Corporation in the $1.136 billion sale of its stake in Tenke copper project in the Democratic Republic of Congo to an affiliate of BHR Partners. (0)
Full Story Paul, Weiss advises Virtu Financial, Inc. in its $1.4 billion acquisition of KCG Holdings, Inc. (0)
Full Story Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer is advising Jimmy Choo on its sale of the business. (0)
Full Story Former US Representative Jeff Miller has joined McDermott Will & Emery’s Government Strategies group as a Senior Legislative Advisor in the Firm’s DC office. (0)
Full Story Veteran payments technology attorney Stephen A. Aschettino has joined Loeb & Loeb LLP in the New York office as a partner in the Advanced Media and Technology Department. Aschettino was previously a partner at Foley & Lardner LLP, the co-founder of Aschettino Struhs LLP and served as general counsel to Cynergy Data, LLC. (0)
Full Story Holland & Knight won an appellate victory for Bickerton’s Aerodromes in a noise nuisance case brought by a neighbor. (0)
Full Story Alan Gar and Elisabeth Moseley has joined McDermott In London. (0)
Full Story O’Melveny advises Gladly on its $36 million series C financing led by GGV Capital. (0)
Full Story Chris McGarry has joined White & Case in London from Ropes & Gray. (0)
Full Story Greenspoon Marder recently represented Seven King Holdings in the sale of 11 Loggerhead marinas to Suntex Marina Investors, advised by Powell Coleman & Arnold. (0)
Full Story Kirkland & Ellis has welcomes back Neil Eggleston, the White House Counsel under former President Barack Obama. (0)
Full Story Foley & Lardner in talks with Friedman Kaplan Seiler & Adelman about a potential tie-up. (0)
Full Story Robert Bradshaw has joined Dechert LLP as a global finance partner in London. He was most recently a partner at Kirkland & Ellis LLP. (0)
Full Story Whittier Law School closing. (0)
Full Story Debevoise & Plimpton LLP represents Adveq Holding AG (Adveq) and its shareholders in its acquisition by Schroders. (0)
Full Story Covington & Burling advised Redx Pharma plc on its £12 million fundraising. (0)
Full Story Byron D. Flagg has joined Robinson+Cole’s Real Estate + Development Group in the Miami office. (0)
Full Story Hogan Lovells represents NEoT Capital (New Energy of Things Capital) on the creation of NEoT Green Mobility. (0)
Full Story Dentons Boekel advised Oracle in its acquisition of Wercker Holding from a group of investors and the founder. (0)
Full Story Intellectual property attorney, Kory Christensen, has joined Polsinelli as shareholder in its San Francisco office. (0)
Full Story Paul Hastings has hired Robert Silvers, the outgoing assistant secretary for cyber policy at the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, to the Washington, D.C. office as a partner in the firm’s privacy and cybersecurity group and its white collar group. (0)
Full Story Chadbourne & Parke has voted Kerrie Campbell, the partner who filed a gender discrimination suit against the firm, out of the firm’s partnership. (0)
Full Story Nixon Peabody won summary judgment on behalf of Southern California Permanente Medical Group against allegations of disability discrimination and wrongful termination claims. (0)
Full Story Debevoise & Plimpton LLP is advising Sawai Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd. in its acquisition of the generic pharmaceuticals business of Upsher-Smith Laboratories, Inc. for $1.05 billion. (0)
Full Story Sourcing attorney job candidates through referrals. (0)
Full Story Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel settles with a former associate over bonuses. (0)
Full Story Mayor Kasim Reed picks Dentons partner Jeremy Berry to replace Cathy Hampton as Atlanta city attorney on May 19. (0)
Full Story Whittier Law School to shutter its doors allowing only the remaining students to graduate. (0)
Full Story A Debevoise & Plimpton LLP London team advised Clayton, Dubilier & Rice in its acquisition of Exova by Element Materials Technology Group. (0)
Full Story McGuireWoods has added Steven Adkins to the Intellectual Property and Patent Litigation Department as a partner in Washington, D.C. (0)
Full Story Rachel A. Mynhier joined Pepper Hamilton LLP as of counsel in the Real Estate Practice Group. She was previously at Zukerman Gore Brandeis & Crossman LLP. (0)
Full Story LSAT to be computerized. A mock digital exam with about 1,000 prospective law students will take the test on tablet computers on May 20. (0)
Full Story Kramer Levin represented Cantor Fitzgerald & Co. in a follow-on offering for Sorrento Therapeutics Inc. (0)
Full Story Gordon Rees Scully Mansukhani has named Adam Sugarman as the new Office Managing Partner of the San Francisco and Oakland offices with Marie Trimble Holvick serving as Assistant Managing Partner. Leslie Eason joins Chad Shultz as Co-Office Managing Partner of the Atlanta office. Eason will also serve as Office Managing Partner of the Birmingham office. (0)
Full Story Earl M. Forte has joined Gordon Rees Scully Mansukhani LLP as a partner in the Philadelphia office. (0)
Full Story Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton elevated 5 attorneys to counsel. (0)
Full Story Sophy Manes has joined Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton’s San Francisco office as an associate in the Trademark & Copyright Team. (0)
Full Story Haynes and Boone secured an appellate win on behalf of D Magazine on a suit filed by Jose Reyes, a high-profile former Dallas Symphony Orchestra volunteer. (0)
Full Story Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer has recruited Ben Morgan from the Serious Fraud Office, expanding its corporate crime and global investigations practice as a partner in London. (0)
Full Story Troy Zander, the managing partner of DLA Piper's San Diego offices, leaves the firm to joi Cooley. (0)
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Full Story Robert A. Boresta has joined Gibbons P.C. as a Director in the Corporate Department, resident in the New York office. Mr. Boresta most recently held a senior leadership role in the Global Regulatory Affairs Department of Standard & Poor. (0)
Full Story Robins Kaplan LLP has hired Michael Ram as Partner and Susan Brown joins as Counsel. Both Michael and Susan will be based in the firm’s Silicon Valley office. (0)
Full Story H. Peter Haveles, Jr. joined Pepper Hamilton LLP as partner in the Commercial Litigation Practice Group. Formerly a partner in Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer, he practices out of the New York office. (0)
Full Story Linklaters seeks to improve teamwork at the magic circle firm. (0)
Full Story Rawle & Henderson has hired Paul J. Smyth as of counsel to the firm. (0)
Full Story Robins Kaplan LLP has appointed Brandon Vaughn as co-chair of the firm’s Diversity Committee. (0)
Full Story Hans P. Dyke has joined the Washington, D.C. office of Bracewell LLP as a partner in the energy practice. Dyke joins Bracewell from Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer. (0)
Full Story Thompson & Knight LLP and Nix Patterson & Roach, LLP is advising the Scripps Research Institute in its patent infringement suit against Illumina, represented by Fish & Richardson. (0)
Full Story Sourcing talents as a recruiter on a shoestring budget. (0)
Full Story Jenner & Block chairman, Anton R. “Tony” Valukas, steps down from his post. (0)
Full Story McCarter & English has promoted 9 attorneys from 5 offoces to partnership. (0)
Full Story Burns White has named partner James Schadel as general counsel, with Amanda Sargent as associate general counsel. (0)
Full Story Dentons disputes partner Michelle Bradfield has left the firm to join Dechert in the London office. (0)
Full Story Post Holdings acquires British breakfast cereal brand Weetabix from Baring Private Equity Asia and Bright Food Group. Ropes & Gray is advising Baring Private Equity Asia on the $1.8bn deal. (0)
Full Story An O’Melveny Silicon Valley-based team advised American Traffic Solutions in its acquisition by Platinum Equity. (0)
Full Story Gordon Rees Scully Mansukhani expands its presence in Ohio with the hire of Gregory D. Brunton as the co-managing partner of the Columbus office. The firm has also opened offices in Cincinnati and Cleveland - Brunton will serve as the Cincinnati office managing partner and the co-office managing partner for the Cleveland office. Joining Brunton are senior counsel Daniel Hyzak and associate Bruce Moore. (0)
Full Story Hunton & Williams LLP advised Darden Restaurants, Inc. in a $500 million senior notes offering for the acquisition of Cheddar’s Restaurant Holding Corp. (0)
Full Story Jones Day has recruited Gregory R. Salathé and Katsumi Shirai as partners in the Tokyo Office. (0)
Full Story Intellectual property partner Alexander Hadjis has left Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft to join Oblon, McClelland, Maier & Neustadt. (0)
Full Story Phillip Sharp joins Baker Donelson's Business Litigation Group. He was previously a partner at Martin, Disiere, Jefferson & Wisdom and also at Bracewell & Giuliani. (0)
Full Story Leech Tishman Fuscaldo & Lampl picks up the patent prosecution group of Pietragallo Gordon Alfano Bosick & Raspanti. (0)
Full Story Morris, Manning & Martin advised WRS, Inc. acquire Underground Atlanta from the City of Atlanta. (0)
Full Story Irwin Raij, co-chair of the sports industry team at Foley & Lardner, has joined O’Melveny & Myers as a partner and co-chair of its sports industry group. (0)
Full Story Three signs that your boss may be a narcissist. (0)
Full Story Hogan Lovells advised NORD/LB on the inaugural issue of promissory notes to International Investment Bank. (0)
Full Story Rawle & Henderson welcomes Christina A. Gonzales to the Philadelphia office as an associate. (0)
Full Story Linklaters and Ropes & Gray are advising Bright Food and an investment fund owned by Baring Private Equity Asia on the sale of Weetabix Limited to Post Holdings. Baker McKenzie and Lewis Rice are acting for Post, while Mills & Reeve is advising the management of Weetabix (0)
Full Story Ashurst has moved four of its top-performing partners to its newly overhauled equity ladder. (0)
Full Story Debevoise & Plimpton LLP represents Clayton, Dubilier & Rice in the formation of Clayton, Dubilier & Rice Fund X. (0)
Full Story Dentons lays off several partners. (0)
Full Story Cody Carper has joined Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP as an oil and gas partner in the Houston office. Mr. Carper was formerly a partner at Kirkland & Ellis LLP. (0)
Full Story Restructuring & Insolvency partner Alan Gar has joined McDermott Will & Emery's Corporate & Transactional Practice in London. (0)
Full Story Elizabeth B. Davis has joined Burr & Forman LLP's Atlanta office as a partner in the Real Estate Practice. She was most recently a partner at Barnes & Thornburg LLP. (0)
Full Story Cadwalader advised Multilease AG on its Swiss auto lease securitization. (0)
Full Story Taylor Tipton has joined the Knoxville office of Baker Donelson as an associate in the Firm's Financial Services Transactions Group. (0)
Full Story Irwin Raij has joined O’Melveny as a partner in the firm’s Entertainment, Sports & Media Practice Group and as Co-Chair of the Sports Industry Group. (0)
Full Story Akerman LLP has appointed Christian George as the new office managing partner of the Jacksonville office and Irene Bassel Frick has been appointed office managing partner of the Tampa office. (0)
Full Story McGuireWoods has added Brian Coughlan to the debt finance practice as a partner in the San Francisco office. He joins the firm from Chapman and Cutler. (0)
Full Story Kevin Schulz and Jon Israel has been named as co-chair and vice chair, respectively, of Foley & Lardner LLP’s Sports Industry Team. (0)
Full Story Simplify your work process as a legal recruiter. (0)
Full Story Debevoise & Plimpton has hired Winston M. Paes, a former federal Brooklyn prosecutor, in the New York office. (0)
Full Story Six finance partners will leave Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer as part of the firm's restructuring of its global finance practice. (0)
Full Story Michele L. Gibbons has joined the corporate and securities practice group of Thompson & Knight as a partner in its Houston office. She joins from Chamberlain Hrdlicka. (0)
Full Story Cybersecurity and privacy partner Aaron Simpson has been appointed as Hunton & Williams' new UK head. (0)
Full Story M. Scott Barnard has been named partner in charge of Akin Gump’s Dallas office. Mr. Barnard takes over from J. Kenneth Menges Jr. (0)
Full Story D. Scott Broyles, the interim dean of Charlotte School of Law, abruptly resigns from his post. He will remain at the school as a faculty member. (0)
Full Story Faegre Baker Daniels welcomes immigration attorney Ryan Marques to the labor and employment team in Indianapolis as an associate. (0)
Full Story Manion Gaynor & Manning has opened a Miami office with the hire of K&L Gates partner Rebecca Kibbe as partner-in-charge. Russell Pfeifer also joins the new office as a partner from Chartwell Law Offices, along with Cory Lapin, from Colson Hicks Eidson, as an associate. (0)
Full Story Faegre Baker Daniels welcomes Laura Marion as an associate in the intellectual property team in Minneapolis. (0)
Full Story Emily Leitch has joined Jones Day's Capital Markets Practice as a partner in its Houston Office. (0)
Full Story Kluger, Kaplan, Silverman, Katzen & Levine expands to Minneapolis, opening in May 1. (0)
Full Story Smith Gambrell posted a healthy 4.8 percent increase in revenue to $97.5 million in 2016. Profit per partner rose $5,000 to $625,000 and revenue per lawyer increased by $5,000 to $490,000. (0)
Full Story Robins Kaplan LLP has added Christopher Pinahs to its Intellectual Property and Technology Litigation Group. (0)
Full Story Longtime Morrison & Foerster partner, Raj Chatterjee, has opened the boutique law firm Antolin, Agarwal, Chatterjee. He launches the firm with Ed Antolin, a MoFo alum who is also a former partner of Silverstein & Pomerantz, and Monty Agarwal, a former partner and senior counsel at Arnold & Porter and former partner at Bingham McCutchen. (0)
Full Story Patterson Belknap secured a win for NY1 News in NYPD FOIL lawsuit. (0)
Full Story Latham & Watkins advised STAR Holdings B.V. and Morgan Stanley Infrastructure on the sale of SAVE S.p.A. (0)
Full Story Eliot Burriss has joined the Dallas office of McDermott as a litigation partner. (0)
Full Story Determining the worth of getting an LL.M. (0)
Full Story Debevoise & Plimpton LLP is advising Clayton, Dubilier & Rice in its acquisition of Carestream Dental. (0)
Full Story Dechert LLP assisted The WhiteWave Foods Company in its $12.5 billion acquisition by Danone SA. (0)
Full Story After a short term at Morrison & Foerster, Katie Thomson joins Amazon.com Inc.'s in-house team. (0)
Full Story Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis welcomes Stephanie A. Short to the Pittsburgh office as a litigation associate. (0)
Full Story Claudia Shank joined McNees Wallace & Nurick's real estate practice group after serving as an assistant solicitor for Lancaster County; Goldberg Segalla added partner Carianne P. Torrissi to the law firm's employment and labor practice group in Philadelphia from Klehr Harrison Harvey Branzburg. (0)
Full Story Spend more time and energy on “high value” tasks for the long-term success of your recruiting business. (0)
Full Story Former EPA Deputy General Counsel Stacey H. Mitchell has joined Akin Gump as a partner in its environment and natural resources practice in Washington, D.C. (0)
Full Story Aldo Piccarreta is joining Latham & Watkins as a partner in the Corporate Department. Based in the Milan office, he was previously at Gattai, Minoli, Agostinelli & Partners. (0)
Full Story Haynes and Boone, LLP advised Endeavor Energy Resources on a $300 million agreement to develop properties located within the Midland Basin in Texas. (0)
Full Story Reed Smith opens a Miami office with lawyers from dissolving Miami-based boutique firm Astigarraga Davis. (0)
Full Story Paul J. Andre and Jonathan S. Caplan have been named co-chairs of Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP’s intellectual property practice. (0)
Full Story Paul, Weiss client, Pivot Physical Therapy, acquires Tidewater Physical Therapy. (0)
Full Story LSAT-test takers surged but has yet to benefit law schools. (0)
Full Story Boies Schiller Flexner has acquired Los Angeles litigation boutique, Caldwell Leslie & Proctor, effective April 17. (0)
Full Story Monika Sehic joins Faegre Baker Daniels' business litigation group as an associate in the Des Moines, Iowa. (0)
Full Story Gardere Wynne Sewell saw gross revenue rise 1.7 percent lat year, to $151.5 million. Revenue per lawyer was $715,000, up 2.9 percent and profits per partner were $860,000, up 1.2 percent. (0)
Full Story Tahoe Investment Group Co., Ltd. merges with Alliance HealthCare Services, Inc. Skadden advised Tahoe Investment in the $150 million deal. (0)
Full Story Manatt, Phelps & Phillips raises salaries. (0)
Full Story , Akin Gump Hauer Strauss & Feld has named Scott Barnard as the new managing partner of the Dallas office, replacing J. Kenneth Menges Jr., who served in that role for 17 years. (0)
Full Story Hogan Lovells advised Proparco and the Belgian Investment Company for Developing Countries in financing the Ten Marina solar power plant in Senegal, West Africa. (0)
Full Story Dentons advised Global Fitness to launch the CR7 Crunch Fitness franchise in Spain and Portugal. (0)
Full Story DLA Piper closes its Canberra office due to recent departures. (0)
Full Story Dentons has added Fabrizio Capponi as a partner in the Tax practice in Italy. Also joining the firm is associate Filippo Jurina from Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners. (0)
Full Story Clyde & Co has promoted nine new partners worldwide. (0)
Full Story Kramer Levin advised Finjan Inc. on a patent licensing deal with Sophos Ltd. (0)
Full Story Davis Polk advises Loews Corporation on its acquisition of Consolidated Container Company from Bain Capital Private Equity for $1.2 billion. (0)
Full Story Fenwick & West nabs trademark partner Jeffrey Greene from Foley & Lardner, where he served as vice chair of the intellectual property department. (0)
Full Story Mallun Yen steps down as RPX Corp.'s executive vice president on September 1, 2017. The comapny has also named Emily Gavin as its new general counsel, succeeding Marty Roberts, who was promoted last month to CEO. (0)
Full Story Cravath represented Scientific Games Corporation in its acquisition of Spicerack Media. (0)
Full Story King & Spalding advised Sojitz Corporation on its acquisition of a 33.33 percent equity stake in the Birdsboro Power Plant from Ares EIF Management, LLC. (0)
Full Story February 2017 multistate bar exam drops to lowest point ever. (0)
Full Story Greenberg Traurig, LLP welcomes back Kevin D. Finger to the Chicago office oas a shareholder in the Litigation Practice. Prior to re-joining the firm, he was a partner at DLA Piper. (0)
Full Story Kasowitz recently represented MF Global Holdings in a $3 billion trial against PwC. (0)
Full Story O’Melveny represented the Special Committee of Alliance HealthCare Services, Inc. in a merger agreement with Tahoe Investment Group Co., Ltd. (0)
Full Story King & Spalding welcomes Aaron Craig to the Los Angeles office as partner. Craig was previously a partner at Atkinson, Andelson, Loya, Ruud & Romo. (0)
Full Story Ann Hollenbeck has joined Jones Day as a partner in the Health Care Practice, resident in Detroit. (0)
Full Story Email etiquette for attorney job seekers. (0)
Full Story O’Melveny advised Jefferson Dental Care on its sale to Brentwood Associates from Black Canyon Capital. (0)
Full Story Kutak Rock's Gilbert W. Boyce has been named Chair of the D.C. Litigation Department, Sisera M. Daniel has been named Chair of the D.C. Public Finance Department and Hilary A. Jackler has been named Chair of the D.C. Corporate and Government Services Department. (0)
Full Story Shutts & Bowen partner Daniel Nordby is leaving to become Gov. Rick Scott's general counsel. (0)
Full Story Kirkland & Ellis London restructuring partner Mark Knight has joined KKR investment platform, Pillarstone, as its first general counsel. (0)
Full Story Shearman & Sterling has recruited Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy corporate partner Brien Wassner in New York and welcomes back Lona Nallengara, who left the firm in 2011 for the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. (0)
Full Story Debevoise & Plimpton LLP advised Nornickel in its $1 billion Eurobond offering. (0)
Full Story McDermott Will & Emery has advised Thomas Alber and Markus Alber, the owners of AAT Antriebstechnik GmbH, on the sale of all shares to REAC AB. (0)
Full Story Recent hires at Eversheds Sutherland; Brown Rudnick; Ashurst; Addleshaw Goddard; Irwin Mitchell; Baker McKenzie; and Norton Rose Fulbright (0)
Full Story Fieldfisher has promoted nine lawyers to partner, eight in the London office and one in Brussels. (0)
Full Story Kirkland & Ellis saw gross revenue rise 15 percent last year, to $2.65 billion. Partner profits soared nearly 14 percent, to $4.1 million. (0)
Full Story Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer LLP advised the Republic of Turkey in its $1.25 billion Sukuk offering. (0)
Full Story Baker McKenzie advised ASX listed Emeco Holdings Limited on its recapitalisation and merger with Andy's Earthmovers and Orionstone. (0)
Full Story Duane Morris LLP has recently named partners Wayne A. Mack and Sharon L. Caffrey as vice chairs of the firm’s Trial Practice Group. (0)
Full Story Weil served as legal counsel to GE Capital group in its sale of shares in Bank BPH S.A. to Alior Bank S.A. (0)
Full Story Weil represents Straight Path Communications Inc. in its pending sale to AT&T for $1.6 billion. (0)
Full Story Matt Stevens has joined Winston & Strawn LLP as partner in the Chicago office's Corporate Department. Mr. Stevens was most recently the Vice President and Associate Counsel of Mergers and Acquisitions for Dover Corporation. Prior to the, he was a corporate associate at Sidley Austin LLP and Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP. (0)
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