May 31, 2017, GIR
Kirkland & Ellis announced today that Erica Williams, former SEC deputy chief of staff and associate counsel to President Obama, and Marian Fowler, former SEC senior special counsel, have both joined the firm in Washington, DC, as partners.
May 26, 2017, GIR
Juan Azel, who played a key role in advising Standard Chartered on enforcement action brought by the DFS, Federal Reserve and DOJ, speaks to GIR upon joining Hunton & Williams.
May 25, 2017, GIR
A forensic accountant who advised Sweett Group, the first company convicted under the UK Bribery Act, has rejoined Kroll after 18 years at rival consultancies.
May 23, 2017, GIR
Jürgen Klengel said that increasing conflicts of interest when taking on new clients were behind his decision to leave White & Case after 18 years and strike out on his own.
May 22, 2017, GIR
Damali Taylor, the former deputy chief of organised crime in the Northern District of California has rejoined O’Melveny as partner.
May 19, 2017, GIR
In the latest people news, an Obama-era White House counsel joins Freshfields, Kingsley Napley promotes Tesco counsel to partnership, and Debevoise & Plimpton continues to add former SEC officials to its ranks.
May 18, 2017, GIR
Sean Kane has joined Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP in Washington, DC, after six years at OFAC, where he worked on high-profile sanctions matters.
May 17, 2017, GIR
Former US attorney for the state of Minnesota Andrew Luger has joined Jones Day’s Minneapolis office, after resigning from his public post in March.
May 11, 2017, GIR
Caroline Krass told GIR that she expects the US government to be considering a revamp of the country’s stored communications legislation, to clarify what data can be retrieved with a US warrant.
May 10, 2017, GIR
Kostelanetz & Fink, a firm specialising in tax cases, has hired Caroline Ciraolo, the DOJ official who led the department’s tax fraud settlement programme with Swiss banks.