Cadwalader Adds Top Antitrust Litigation And Trial Team In D.C.

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP, a leading counselor to global financial institutions and corporations, has announced that Peter Moll and Brian Wallach, two renowned antitrust trial attorneys, have joined the partnership. Moll and Wallach, formerly with Howrey LLP., will reside...

Nationally Prominent Trial Lawyer Billy Martin Joins Dorsey's Washington, D.C., Office

WASHINGTON, D.C. - International law firm Dorsey & Whitney LLP has announced a significant addition to its firmwide Trial Group. Renowned trial lawyer William ("Billy") Martin has joined Dorsey as a partner in its Washington, D.C. office. Martin, formerly a partner at Howrey LLP in that...

Trial Lawyer Michele A. Roberts Joins Skadden As Litigation Partner

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP has announced that Michele A. Roberts will join the firm as a litigation partner in the Washington, D.C., office. Roberts is widely recognized as one of the nation's premier trial lawyers. She has tried more than 100 civil and criminal...

Health Care Antitrust Attorney Christi J. Braun Joins Mintz Levin's Washington Office

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Christi J. Braun has joined Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C . as a member in the Washington, D.C., office, practicing in the firm's Antitrust and Federal Regulation Section . Most recently she was a principal at Ober, Kaler, Grimes & Shriver P.C. Braun...

Former CFTC Deputy General Counsel Brad Berry Joins Baker Botts

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Brad Berry, formerly deputy general counsel of the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), has joined Baker Botts L.L.P. as a partner. He is based in the firm's Washington office. Berry joins Baker Botts as the CFTC is rolling out its extensive rulemaking required...

Complex Commercial Litigation Partner Mark Klapow Joins Crowell & Moring

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Crowell & Moring LLP has announced the addition of partner Mark A. Klapow to the firm's Litigation Group. Based in the Washington, D.C., office, Klapow is a proven litigator who focuses his practice on cases involving intellectual property, antitrust and business torts....

Trial Attorney Jonathan L. Rubin Announces Launch Of Rubin PLLC

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Well-known Washington, D.C., trial attorney, economist and expert in antitrust law Jonathan L. Rubin has launched a new law firm, Rubin PLLC. Rubin was formerly antitrust partner at Patton Boggs LLP in Washington. Rubin specializes in antitrust litigation, most notably monopolization...

Novak Druce + Quigg Adds Howrey IP Practice Co-Chair, International Prosecution Specialist

HOUSTON - Intellectual property law firm Novak Druce + Quigg LLP has announced the addition of attorneys Michael J. Bell and Raymond J. Ho to its Washington, D.C., office. Bell is coming to Novak Druce as partner from Howrey LLP, where he was the national IP practice co-chair and served in numerous...

Gibson Dunn Forms Team To Counsel Clients On New Whistleblower Regulations

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP has formed a multidisciplinary Whistleblower Team to offer experienced, comprehensive counsel on the full range of issues that arise under the Securities and Exchange Commission's (SEC) final whistleblower rules under the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform...

5 Howrey Construction Attorneys Join Ober|Kaler

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Ober|Kaler has announced that five attorneys formerly of Howrey LLP have joined the firm's Construction, Litigation and Risk Management practice in its Washington, D.C., office. Barbara G. Werther , principal, has more than 30 years of experience in construction and government...

David Long Joins Dow Lohnes' IP Litigation Practice

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Dow Lohnes PLLC has announced that David Long has joined its Intellectual Property Litigation practice as a member of the firm. Before joining Dow Lohnes, Long served as a partner in the Intellectual Property Group at Howrey, and before that as an associate at Pillsbury Madison &...

White Collar Litigator Abbe D. Lowell Rejoins Chadbourne & Parke

NEW YORK - The international law firm of Chadbourne & Parke LLP has announced that nationally renowned, high-profile criminal and civil litigator and trial attorney Abbe D. Lowell has rejoined the firm as a partner, splitting his time between Washington, D.C., and New York. Lowell returns to Chadbourne...

Chadbourne & Parke Adds 2 More To Special Investigations And Litigation Group

NEW YORK - The international law firm Chadbourne & Parke LLP has announced that Pamela J. Marple and Christopher D. Man have rejoined the firm, as partner and counsel, respectively. Marple will split her time between the New York and Washington, D.C., offices and Man will be resident in Washington...

Anita Hill Joins Cohen Milstein 'Of Counsel'

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Cohen Milstein Sellers & Toll PLLC has announced that Anita F. Hill will be joining the firm's Civil Rights & Employment Practice group of counsel. "We are honored and excited to welcome Anita to the firm," said Joseph M. Sellers, partner and head of the Civil...

Paul, Weiss Adds 2 Prominent Patent Litigators

NEW YORK - Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP has announced that Nicholas Groombridge and David J. Ball Jr., two renowned patent litigators, have joined the firm's Litigation Department. Groombridge is resident in Paul, Weiss's New York office, and Ball is resident in its Washington...

Sidley Partner Virginia Seitz Confirmed As Assistant Attorney General For Office Of Legal Counsel

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Sidley Austin LLP has announced that Virginia Seitz has been confirmed by the Senate to lead the Justice Department's Office of Legal Counsel. Seitz has been a partner in Sidley's Washington, D.C., office since 1998. She concentrates in appellate practice in the federal...

Manatt Strengthens Insurance Recovery Practice With Addition Of Litigation Partners In Washington, D.C.

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Manatt, Phelps & Phillips LLP has announced that David B. Killalea and Stephen T. Raptis have joined the Washington, D.C., office as partners in the Insurance Recovery Practice Group and Litigation Division. Both lawyers come from Gilbert LLP, where Killalea was a founding partner...

Cadwalader Attorney Michael Horowitz Nominated For Department Of Justice Position

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP, a leading counselor to global financial institutions and corporations, has confirmed that President Barack Obama has nominated Michael Horowitz, a partner in the Business Fraud and Complex Litigation Group and a member of the firm's management...

Greenberg Traurig Expands In Washington, D.C., With Addition Of Johnine P. Barnes

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The international law firm Greenberg Traurig LLP has expanded its Washington, D.C., office with the addition of Johnine P. Barnes as a shareholder in the Labor & Employment Practice . Before joining Greenberg Traurig, Barnes was a partner with Baker Hostetler in Washington, D.C...

Davis Polk Welcomes Antitrust Authority Howard Shelanski

WASHINGTON D.C. - Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP has announced that Howard A. Shelanski has joined the firm. Shelanski is one of the nation's leading antitrust authorities with high-level experience at both the Federal Trade Commission and the Federal Communications Commission. He will be based...

Akin Gump Further Expands Project Finance and Renewable Energy Capabilities

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP has announced that it has expanded its project finance and renewable energy capabilities with the addition of partners Thomas B. Trimble and Jeremy R. Schwer, who have re-joined the firm's Washington, D.C., office from Hunton & Williams...

Michael Socarras Joins Chadbourne & Parke Commercial Litigation, International Dispute Resolution & Investigations Practices

NEW YORK - The international law firm Chadbourne & Parke LLP has announced that Michael Socarras has joined the firm as a partner in the Washington, D.C. office. Socarras has extensive experience in resolving disputes through negotiation, arbitration, litigation and, when appropriate, the use...

Former Acting Solicitor General Neal Katyal Joins Hogan Lovells As Partner, Co-Head Of Appellate Practice

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Hogan Lovells has announced that Neal Katyal, former acting solicitor general of the United States, has joined its Litigation, Arbitration and Employment practice as a partner in the Washington, D.C., office. Neal will be co-head of Hogan Lovells' Appellate practice alongside Washington...

Glenn Fine Joins Dechert As Partner In White Collar & Securities Litigation Group

WASHINGTON, D.C. - International law firm Dechert LLP has announced that Glenn A. Fine has joined the firm as a partner in the White Collar and Securities Litigation Practice in Washington, D.C. Fine served as the inspector general for the U.S. Department of Justice from December 2000 until January 2011...

Winston & Strawn Welcomes Trial Attorney Robert Ruyak To Global Litigation Team

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Winston & Strawn LLP has announced that Robert F. Ruyak has joined its global litigation practice in Washington, D.C., as a partner. Ruyak is one of the nation's most accomplished first-chair trial lawyers whose resume includes successful representations of high-profile...